for Overnight Shipping
> Shipping Cutoffs

B&H Photo Video Pro Audio The Professional's Source 800.606.6969 / 212.444.6615
Visit Our NYC SuperStore, Explore Where Technology Lives B&H Super Store B&H Super Store
0 $0.00
Your cart is currently empty

You have 0 items in your cart

View Cart & Begin Checkout
What item is right for you?
Ask our Experts! 800.606.6969 Live Chat

Sony 300mm f/2.8 G Telephoto Prime Lens

B&H # SO30028 Mfr # SAL300F28G
No Longer Available
Product Highlights
  • Aperture Range: f/2.8-32
  • For Sony Alpha & Minolta DSLRs
  • 3x Extra-Low Dispersion (ED) Elements
  • Nano AR Glass Lens Element Coating
  • Super Sonic Wave Motor (SSM)
  • 2x Direct Manual Focus (DMF) Modes
  • Electronic Focus Range Selector Switch
  • Dust & Moisture Protection
  • 4x Focus Hold Buttons

The 300mm f/2.8 G Telephoto Prime Lens from Sony is a professional level telephoto lens with wide f/2.8 aperture and fast internal autofocus response. With a full range of functions geared to the professional photographer, this lens provides sharp, aberration-free images across the entire film area at all apertures. It has been designed with dust and moisture resistance to prevent water penetration at both ends as well as along the focus ring. Its AR coatings and internal baffles increase transmittance and reduce flare to preserve image contrast. With three Extra-low Dispersion (ED) glass elements, among a total of thirteen, aberrations are closely controlled for optimal image capture.

With its internal focusing system, its lens elements move to focus so that the overall length of the lens does not change, preserving balanced and stabilized shooting regardless of the focusing distance. Its two Direct Manual Focus (DMF) modes allow you to quickly switch between manual and autofocus modes, while four focus hold buttons and an electronic sliding focus range switch allow you to alter the way the lens focuses for faster and more controlled shooting.

f/2.8 Maximum Aperture
With a maximum aperture of f/2.8 throughout the zoom range and nine curved aperture blades, pleasing blurred background bokeh effects are rendered effortlessly.
For Sony Alpha & Minolta DSLRs
Optimized for Sony Alpha cameras, this lens' focal length and viewing angle becomes the 35mm equivalent of a 450mm lens when attached to smaller cropped APS-C cameras.
3x Extra-Low Dispersion (ED) Elements
To reduce chromatic aberrations, most noticeable when zoomed all the way in, the extra-low dispersion glass corrects for certain wavelengths of light - producing sharper images with truer colors.
Nano AR Glass Lens Element Coating
This Sony Nano AR glass coating technology reduces internal reflections to produce clear, crisp image quality with less flare and ghosting.
Super Sonic Wave Motor (SSM)
Designed for fast, smooth, silent automatic focusing, this unique technology achieves high torque at low speed with rapid start/stop response. It operates through the ability of a piezoelectric device to reshape itself quickly when voltage is applied.
2x Direct Manual Focus (DMF) Modes
These modes allow you to quickly switch from autofocus to manual focus by just turning the manual focus ring of the lens.
Electronic Focus Range Selector Switch
This lens is made with an electronic focus range switch that offers better focus control whenever you need it. Choosing the appropriate focus range allows the lens to more quickly focus right where you want it, and not lag by searching up and down its entire focus range.
Dust & Moisture Protection
The front and back ends of this 300mm lens, as well as the area surrounding the focus ring, are specially constructed to help prevent water penetration.
4x Focus Hold Buttons
The four Focus Hold buttons, placed in different locations on the lens allow you to more easily lock the focus to keep it right where you want it, without having to roam the lens to find the right hold switch.
Focal Length 300mm
Comparable APS-C Focal Length: 450 mm
Aperture Maximum: f/2.8
Minimum: f/32
Camera Mount Type Sony Alpha, Minolta AF
Format Compatibility 35mm Film / Full-Frame Digital Sensor
Angle of View 8.167°
APS-C Picture Angle: 5.33°
Minimum Focus Distance 6.56' (2.0 m)
Magnification 0.18x
Elements/Groups 13/12
Diaphragm Blades 9
Image Stabilization No
Autofocus Yes
Tripod Collar Yes Removable - rotating
Filter Thread 42 mm
Dimensions (DxL) Approx. 9.57 x 4.80" (24.3 x 12.2 cm)
Weight 5.07 lb (2.3 kg)
Sony 300mm f/2.8 G Telephoto Prime Lens
  • Front Lens Cap
  • Rear Lens Cap
  • Lens Hood
  • Trunk Case
  • Lens Strap
  • 42mm Clear Filter
  • Tripod Collar
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Hoods & Covers

    Flex Lens Shade -  Flex Lens Shade
    • You Pay: $39.95

    Cases & Wraps

    Show more >
    Porta Brace -  LB-1B Lens Bag (Black)
    • You Pay: $181.41


    Show more >
    LensCoat -  Lens Cover For the Sony SAL-300F28G 300mm f/2.8 APO G SSM Lens (Black)
    • You Pay: $89.99
    Usually ships in 3-7 business days i This is a Special order item. Est. arrival at B&H is 3-7 business days (subject to availability). Your order will be charged at time of shipment.
    LensCoat -  Lens Cover For the Sony SAL-300F28G 300mm f/2.8 APO G SSM Lens (Digital Camo)
    • You Pay: $99.99

    Lens Mount Caps

    Show more >
    Sensei -  Cap Keeper Lens Cap Holder
    • You Pay: $1.99

    Tripod & Support

    Show more >
    Oben -  ACM-2400 4-Section Aluminum Monopod
    • You Pay: $59.95
    View all Accessories
    See any errors on this page? Let us know.