Sony FE 24mm f/1.4 GM Prime Lens
The technical details behind this lens
The Sony FE 24mm f1.4 GM Prime Lens is a versatile wide-angle lens from Sony, featuring an enviable optical design. Released as a part of Sony’s G Master series, this lens has been crafted to deliver high resolution and sharp images. The lens is equipped with aspherical elements that effortlessly fix image distortion and chromatic aberrations to ensure that the output surpasses expectations.
The lens has a robust and intuitive design, making it fit for both photography and cine applications. Moreover, with a quick f/1.4mm maximum aperture, the lens works exceptionally well in complex lighting conditions, while simultaneously providing excellent control over depth of field.
Top three reasons we think you will love this camera
- The lens of Sony FE 24mm f1.4 GM Prime Lens sports special XA elements that have superior surface control over typical issues you face while shooting – field curvature, astigmatism, coma and spherical aberrations.
- The lens has an excellent internal focus mechanism that is powered by the Direct Drive Super Sonic wave Motor AF system. This greatly improves the focus of the camera, making it quick, and precise.
- Sony has gone a step ahead with this optical design of this lens, making it compact, lightweight and extremely durable .
Sharp and True Imaging
The lens construction features 13 elements in 10 groups. Apart from the three ED glass elements, the lens also includes two XA elements. These five elements work together to ensure that you have aberration-free, chromatically sound imagery.
The lens also features a NANO AR coating that effectively counters flare, surface reflections, and ghosting, thus enhancing the contrast and colour rendering in bright lighting conditions. The weather-resistant model has an excellent build quality and sports a metal mount. The lens is also resistant to dust and moisture, making it perfect for outdoor usage.
Thanks to the presence of the brand new DDSM (Direct Drive SSM) motor, the lens delivers accurate, precise and smooth auto-focusing. With this feature, the overall lens length remains constant, making shooting videos with this lens a cakewalk. The lens performs exceptionally across lighting conditions, delivering consistent results throughout the focal range.
It boasts a flawless Eye AF, with the help of which the lens immediately tracks and locks the eyes of the subject, despite the wide-angle view. You also have a customizable focus button, allowing you to control and lock the current focusing distance. This is particularly helpful in the autofocus mode
Our expert's opinion
Compatible with E-mount cameras, this lens is just what you require to capture stunning photos and shoot amazing videos. With the features it offers, the Sony FE 24mm f1.4 GM Prime Lens is perfect for landscape, nature and street photography. The weather-resistant, sturdy build of this lens is another reason why it is so popular among outdoor photographers. For the features it offers, the camera is budget-friendly and a great choice for beginners.
|Dimensions||75.4 x 92.4mm|