A fast and wide prim lens, well-deserving of the Carl Zeiss name
This fast and wide prime lens from Sony is constructed with the excellence that you would expect from a lens containing the Carl Zeiss name. This design of Aspherical and ED elements helps to produce an exceptionally high level of image quality, free from aberrations and distortions - making sure that only the good stuff remains!
With a 35mm equivalent focal length of 36mm, this Sony 24mm f1.8 Carl Zeiss Sonnar lens sits to the wider side of the spectrum - great for Landscape photography, but also suitable for architecture, interior shots and travel. This is one of the more popular focal lengths in photographic history and everyone is sure to find a good reason for this lens to be mounted on their camera.
In performance is where this camera really shines, with a host of features to create stunning images and keep up with the high-quality cameras that it is compatible with. The fast f1.8 maximum aperture benefits anyone shooting handheld images, particularly in darker surroundings, while a circular aperture ensures that any out-of-focus areas created when shot wide open, are of the most beautiful appearance.
Benefiting the modern photographer, who is not just interested in the still image, this Sony 24mm lens contains AF performance that is fast, silent and deadly accurate - ideal for shooting video. This lens will always find your subject matter before you can say boo, but if like to take matters into your own hands, Direct Manual Focus enables you to take over immediately without changing modes, so you can fine tune with precision!