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Viltrox AF 28mm f/1.8 Lens (Sony E)

BH #VIAF2818FE • MFR #AF 28/1.8 FE
Viltrox AF 28mm f/1.8 Lens (Sony E)
Key Features
  • Full-Frame | f/1.8 to f/16
  • Fast Wide-Angle Prime
  • STM Stepper Motor, Supports Eye AF
  • Lightweight Internal Focus System
An excellent choice for street photography, landscapes, and travel, the Viltrox AF 28mm f/1.8 Lens offers outstanding sharpness and autofocus performance in a compact and lightweight design. Offered here in a Sony E-mount, this fast wide-angle prime makes a reliable travel companion for a wide variety of shooting scenarios. The lens's bright f/1.8 maximum aperture is well-suited for working in low-light conditions and allows for precise control over focus positions, and with a minimum focusing distance of just 14.6", this optic enables you to capture dynamic wide-angle imagery of close-up objects.
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Viltrox AF 28mm f/1.8 Overview

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An excellent choice for street photography, landscapes, and travel, the Viltrox AF 28mm f/1.8 Lens offers outstanding sharpness and autofocus performance in a compact and lightweight design. Offered here in a Sony E-mount, this fast wide-angle prime makes a reliable travel companion for a wide variety of shooting scenarios. The lens's bright f/1.8 maximum aperture is well-suited for working in low-light conditions and allows for precise control over focus positions, and with a minimum focusing distance of just 14.6", this optic enables you to capture dynamic wide-angle imagery of close-up objects.

  • Full-frame wide-angle lens offering excellent image quality in a compact and lightweight design.
  • STM autofocus motor delivering fast, accurate, and quiet autofocus performance that is compatible with Sony's Eye AF autofocus mode.
  • Bright f/1.8 maximum aperture well-suited for working in low-light conditions while also providing precise control over the focus position when using shallow depth of field techniques.
  • 11 lens elements in 9 groups provide a sophisticated optical design allowing the lens to maintain excellent resolution throughout the entire focusing range.
  • 3 ED (extra-low dispersion) lens elements greatly reduce color fringing and chromatic aberrations for excellent clarity and color accuracy no matter which aperture you choose.
  • Minimum focusing distance of 14.6" allows for dynamic wide-angle imagery of close-up objects.
  • HD Nano Multi-Layer Coating to greatly diminish or eliminate ghosting and flare.
  • 9-blade diaphragm contributes to a pleasing out of focus quality that benefits the use of shallow depth of field and selective focus techniques.
  • Metal electronic contacts support Exif information transmission.
  • All-metal lens body and robust build quality.
  • USB-C interface for firmware upgrades.
UPC: 784365596995

Viltrox AF 28mm f/1.8 Specs

Key Specs
Focal Length
28mm
Maximum Aperture
f/1.8
Lens Mount
Sony E
Lens Format Coverage
Full-Frame
Focus Type
Autofocus
Image Stabilization
No
Filter Size
55 mm (Front)
Maximum Aperture
f/1.8
Minimum Aperture
f/16
Lens Mount
Sony E
Lens Format Coverage
Full-Frame
Angle of View
74.6°
Minimum Focus Distance
14.6" / 37 cm
Maximum Magnification
0.1x
Optical Design
11 Elements in 9 Groups
Diaphragm Blades
9
Focus Type
Autofocus
Image Stabilization
No
Filter Size
55 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)
2.8 x 3.5" / 70 x 88.2 mm
Weight
12.9 oz / 367 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
1.995 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
7.6 x 6.5 x 5.5"

Viltrox AF 28mm f/1.8 Reviews

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After mounting my lens copy still has a give and ...

After mounting my lens copy still has a give and moves around a little bit. No such issue with Nikon lens. Is this expected?
Asked by: Chaitanya
Viltrox AF 28mm f/1.8 Lens for Nikon Z Mount have the same mount precision as Nikon lenses. If your lens don't feel stable on the camera, please contact our Video Chat department for technical support.
Answered by: llinelva
Date published: 2023-11-02
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