A long zoom range, fit for any task
This long range zoom lens from Sony that is compatible with all E-Mount cameras, offers incredible wide-to-tele performance, leaving users with one lens that is a match for taking on any task. At the wide end this lens starts at a versatile 24mm, which is wide enough to capture even the most majestic of landscape scenes in all of their glory, while the long end of 240mm is usable for Sports, wildlife and more. Many other styles of photography can be competently completed within this 10x zoom, making the FE 24-240mm OSS lens a wise choice for everyday and travel usage, when you can only afford to carry one lens.
Optical SteadyShot - Increasing your stability
Low light conditions have long been a struggle for many beginner and enthusiast photographers alike, with countless images being ruined due to dreaded camera shake. The Sony 24-240mm has been equipped with Optical SteadyShot which is put in place to help limit these blurry effects, resulting in sharper images in all lighting conditions, and users that are confident to continue creating images, no matter what their surrounding conditions are. This stabiliser is also very handy when you are shooting at longer focal lengths, such as the 240mm offered by this lens, where it helps to limit any bumping or shakes that are emphasised by the long magnification.
Optical and physical Construction
Keeping with the trend of other items within the Sony E-Mount range, this lens offers fine performance and quality, within a portable package. The lens is just 4.75 inches long, which is exceptional considering the range it covers and the many things it can accomplish. Within its optical design is 5 Aspherical elements and 1 ED glass element, which are successful in produce top quality photographs with limited distortions, aberrations and other imperfections.
Other Key Features
Internal focusing - Remains compact even when focussing and allows for shorter focusing distances
Circular 7-blade aperture diaphragm - for the beautiful appearance of out-of-focus areas
Linear motor drive - Fast and precise autofocus that captures your subject with minimal effort