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Sony FE 40mm f/2.5 G Lens

BH #SO4025G • MFR #SEL40F25G
Sony FE 40mm f/2.5 G Lens
Key Features
  • E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/2.5 to f/22
  • Three Aspherical Elements
  • Minimum Focus Distance: 9.8"
A comfortable focal length with an especially portable design, the Sony FE 40mm f/2.5 G is a versatile prime; an ideal single focal length option for a broad variety of situations. This lens's smart build and sophisticated G Series optics mix with intuitive handling and the sleek form factor to make it a go-to option for anything from street to landscape to travel applications.
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