Sony has taken the wraps off its new FE 24mm f/1.4 GM wide-point prime focal point, which sees the brand’s developing scope of full-outline optics hit 30 models. The new focal point is additionally the organization’s eighth top of the line G Master focal point.
The FE 24mm f/1.4 GM connects one of the holes to the organization’s full-outline focal point run, which has been feeling the loss of a committed quick wide-edge prime. Sony has composed the focal point around four key criteria: goals, bokeh, speed, and a smaller and lightweight outline.
Beginning with goals and bokeh, the FE 24mm f/1.4 GM highlights two of the organization’s XA (extraordinary aspherical) components and in addition three ED glass components.
This has taken into account a totally new optical outline, which Sony accepts will empower the focal point to convey high goals at all opening settings, down to f/1.4. The incorporation of these two XA components ought to likewise observe the focal point loyally repeat guide light sources toward stifling Sagittal flare – in case you’re an astrophotographer this will be what your ears were longing to hear, as it implies stars ought to be rendered considerably more neatly.
here’s likewise Sony’s Nano AR covering to smother reflections that can prompt flare and ghosting, while the FE 24mm f/1.4 GM includes an 11-cutting-edge roundabout gap which should see the focal point render smooth and normal looking bokeh.
The FE 24mm f/1.4 GM ought to likewise be quite nippy with regards to centering execution, on account of another high-control Direct Drive SSM (DDS) which offers a mix of quick reaction, high situating precision and calm activity. For motion picture shooters, center breathing is adequately limited by an exactness inside the center system.
Conservative and lightweight
The FE 24mm f/1.4 GM tips the scales at only 445g (15.7oz). That is significantly lighter than Canon’s 24mm f/1.4 (650g/22.9oz), Nikon’s 24mm f/1.4 (620g/21.9oz) and Sigma’s 24mm f/1.4 (665g/23.5oz).
The focal point additionally includes a fluorine covering to help forestall fingerprints, residue, water, and oil denoting the focal point, while it’s likewise residue and dampness safe.
The Sony FE 24mm f/1.4 GM will begin sending in mid-October, valued at $1,400/£1,450. Australian estimating is still to be affirmed, yet changes over to generally AU$2,580.