Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS Lens

Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 24-70mm f/4 Lens with Circular Polarizer Filter Kit

Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 24-70mm f/4 Lens with Circular Polarizer Filter Kit

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Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 24-70mm f/4 Lens with Circular Polarizer Filter Kit Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS Lens Hoya 67mm NXT Plus Circular Polarizer Filter

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  • E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/4 to f/22
  • One ED and Five Aspherical Elements
  • Zeiss T* Anti-Reflective Coating
  • Linear Autofocus Motor; Internal Focus
  • Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization
  • Dust and Moisture-Resistant Construction
  • Seven-Blade Circular Diaphragm
  • Hoya 67mm alpha Circular Polarizer
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Configuration: With Filter Kit

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Sony 24-70mm f/4.0 overview

  • 1Description

Assembled with landscape shooters in mind, this Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 24-70mm f/4 Lens with Circular Polarizer Filter Kit put together by B&H pairs the versatile zoom lens with a compatible circular polarizer filter.

  • Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS Lens

    Walk around all day with the Vario-Tessar T* FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS Lens from Sony, a compact full-frame option that covers wide-angle to short telephoto perspectives for working with a variety of different shooting styles and subjects. A constant f/4 aperture makes operation smooth and consistent throughout the zoom range. The lens further benefits from the use of one extra-low dispersion element and five aspherical elements to combat aberrations as well as a Zeiss T* anti-reflective coating to keep flare and ghosting to an absolute minimum. The lens is fast to focus as well due to the linear autofocus motor and an internal focus design. Additionally, the dust- and moisture-resistant lens is equipped with Optical SteadyShot image stabilization to reduce the effects of camera shake, and it has a seven-blade circular diaphragm for smooth bokeh.

    Based on the Zeiss Tessar optical concept, this lens uses a design with 12 elements in ten groups that helps ensure a smaller overall lens size along with reduced flaring, distortion, and chromatic aberrations.
    Covering wide-angle to short telephoto perspectives, this compact 24-70mm can quickly become a go-to lens for Sony's full-frame E-mount cameras. It can also be used on APS-C format cameras where it will provide a 36-105mm equivalent zoom range.
    A constant f/4 maximum aperture offers consistent performance throughout the zoom range and also lends greater control over focus position for shallow depth of field techniques.
    Zeiss T* anti-reflective coatings have been applied to each lens surface to help minimize reflections in order to provide greater image clarity, contrast, and color fidelity.
    One extra-low dispersion glass element is featured in the lens design to help reduce chromatic aberrations and color fringing for improved clarity and color neutrality.
    Five aspherical elements are incorporated in the lens design to reduce astigmatism, field curvature, coma, and other monochromatic aberrations.
    Optical SteadyShot image stabilization helps to minimize the appearance of camera shake for sharper imagery when shooting handheld with slower shutter speeds. This stabilization system can also be combined with select camera's sensor-shift type image stabilization for more effective control of camera blur.
    A linear autofocus motor and internal focus design provide quick and precise autofocus performance and enables accurate and silent focusing while recording videos.
    Dust- and moisture-sealed design better permits working in inclement conditions and rubberized control rings benefit handling in colder temperatures.
    Rounded seven-blade diaphragm contributes to a pleasing bokeh quality when employing selective focus techniques.
    UPC: 027242868182
  • Hoya 67mm NXT Plus Circular Polarizer Filter

    The 67mm NXT Plus Circular Polarizer Filter helps to reduce reflections and glare by filtering out light that has become polarized due to reflection from a non-metallic surface. The light from the sun naturally becomes partially polarized due to reflecting off electrons in air molecules, causing the light to scatter into what appears as haze. A polarizing filter arranges and filters this directionally polarized light perpendicularly to the reflected light, allowing for the absorption of much of this light. This results in a noticeable reduction of glare and reflections from non-metallic surfaces and an increase in the saturation of skies and foliage.

    A circular polarizer only differs from a linear polarizer in that it contains a quarter wave plane in addition to the linear polarizing filter. The addition of this quarter wave plane is to circularly polarize the linearly polarized light for the use of auto focus and exposure functions. Due to how the light is broken down and filtered with a linear polarizer, auto focus and exposure accuracy become skewed during use. When the light becomes circularly polarized, it permits the use of these functions.

    This filter is constructed from optical glass for clarity as well as color fidelity and features an aluminum-alloy filter ring that can be rotated in order to adjust the intensity of the polarization effect. To prevent internal ghosting and reflections, each glass surface includes five layers of anti-reflection coating. An additional hydrophobic coating results in an improved beading effect when in contact with water for greater cleaning efficiency.

    Helps to reduce reflections and glare by filtering out light that has become polarized due to reflection from a non-metallic surface.
    Polarizing filters arrange, and filter, directionally polarized light perpendicularly to the reflected light, allowing for the absorption of much of the light.
    Clears up haze in distant landscapes and provides more saturated, vivid colors.
    Strongest effect when used at a 90° angle from the sun.
    Circular polarizers are ideal for use with digital cameras and autofocus lenses where a linear polarizer will often disrupt auto exposure and focus features.
    1.7x filter factor reduces exposure by 0.8 stop.
    Multicoated to prevent internal ghosting and reflections while providing an improved beading effect with water for more efficient cleaning.
    Aluminum-alloy filter ring for durability while remaining lightweight.
    Filter ring can be rotated to adjust the intensity of the polarization effect.
    67mm front filter threads allow for use with other filters.
    Top knurling to provide a more textured grip when mounting or removing it from a lens.
    Constructed from optical glass for clarity and color fidelity.
    Plastic filter case for storage and transport.
    UPC: 024066068118
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  • 1Description
  • Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS Lens
    Performance
    Focal Length 24 to 70mm
    Aperture Maximum: f/4
    Minimum: f/22
    Camera Mount Type Sony E
    Format Compatibility 35mm Film / Full-Frame Digital Sensor
    Angle of View 84.1° to 34.3°
    Minimum Focus Distance 1.31' / 40 cm
    Magnification 0.2x
    Maximum Reproduction Ratio 1:5
    Optical Design 12 Elements in 10 Groups
    Diaphragm Blades 7, Rounded
    Features
    Image Stabilization Yes
    Autofocus Yes
    Physical
    Filter Thread Front: 67 mm
    Dimensions (DxL) 2.87 x 3.72" / 73 x 94.5 mm
    Weight 15.03 oz / 426 g
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.1 x 4.3 x 4.3"
  • Hoya 67mm NXT Plus Circular Polarizer Filter
    Filter Type Circular Polarizer
    Filter Factor 1.8 (0.8 Stop)
    Shape Circle
    Circular Size 67 mm
    Rotating Yes
    Front Accessory Thread / Bayonet 67 mm
    Filter Material Glass
    Coatings Multi-Coating
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 5.0 x 4.0 x 1.0"

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