Sony AF 28mm f/2.8

(6 customer reviews)

The Sony AF 28mm f/2.8 is a camera glass that captures wide angle shots with a bright aperture value. It has 7 aperture blades which create a smooth bokeh effect. The glass is compact and lightweight, making it easy to carry around. It has an auto-focus feature and can also be manually focused. The lens is made up of multiple lens elements and has a lens coating to reduce flare and ghosting. The build quality is sturdy and the lens is designed for full frame cameras. It has a high resolution, which means that images captured with this lens will be sharp and detailed. The manufacturing time for this lens is not specified. There are alternatives available in the market for this type of photographic lens.

Positives:
The Sony AF 28mm f/2.8 camera lens is a great investment if you’re looking for high-quality pics. The pics captured with this lens are sharp, crisp, and have excellent color depth. The lens is easy to use, and the images have low distortion. Moreover, the autofocus system works impeccably, making it an efficient lens for street and portrait photography.

Negatives:
The only downside with this lens is its price. It can be a bit expensive compared to other lenses in its category. However, if you’re looking for high-quality images, then it is worth every penny.

Conclusion:
Overall, the Sony AF 28mm f/2.8 camera lens is an excellent investment for any photographer. Its superb image quality, low distortion, and efficient autofocus system make it an ideal lens for street and portrait photography. Though the lens is a bit expensive, it is worth the investment if you want to elevate the quality of your pictures. I highly recommend this lens to anyone looking for top-notch image quality.

Optical design

Has 7 aperture blades, mid-grade lenses usually have this amount of blades. Having rounded blades provides out of focus circle shape closer to a circle. Bright lens thanks to the high aperture value

Physical characteristics

Weights 185 grams so convinient to carry. 44 mm long, this small lens should be always in the camera bag.

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6 reviews for Sony AF 28mm f/2.8

  1. Ebay.com

    Ebay.com rated as 4.66/5

  2. dyxum.com

    16 dyxum.com user rated as 4.54/5

  3. Ebay.com May 01, 2006

    Wide Angle 28mm f/2.8 Carl Zeiss Distagon T* This lightweight wideangle lens offers high center contrast even with the aperture fully opened.. This is a beautifull lens that posseses a superb creamy bokeh (Japanese word for smooth blurriness with discernable detail in the out of focus areas), yet it has razor sharpness where its focused on. According to those that know ,the only other lenses that might exceed the contrast and tonality of this lens are the two Leica Ms (28mm f/2.8 and f/2 asph), the Leica R 28mm f/2.8 Elmarit

    Its a sure winner in terms of cost/performance, too.This model has a C/Y bayonet mount but it can be adapted to Canon EOS with an adapter that I have and will be offering in a future posting . This lens has become hard to find as fine art photographers have found that it mates beautifully and synergistically with the imaging characteristics of the new breed of full frame sensors of the Canon Mark II series. This lens has acquired a perceived value to those who know and value the image quality that can be obtained with it and are willing to pay to have it.

    Here you can see some images taken with it by other photographers:
    http://www.pinciuc.com/photos/index.php?gallery_id=99
    http://www.photo.net/photodb/photo?photo_id=3681668

  4. Ebay.com Jan 01, 2013

    excellent lens and a great price!!! all my lenses are leica 50mm, 90mm, 35mm, but I was undecided between Leica and Zeiss. I was able to use for a couple of weeks the leica and Zeiss and is definitely the Zeiss is superior than 28mm leica!

    1. better contrast
    2. focuses closer
    3. suuuperrrr is sharp!
    4. better dynamic range in b & w and color
    5. small
    6. and price
    7. excellent construction

    this lens is not AF is manual focus. you can buy a use leica for the same price but the quality of this lens is excellent!!!

  5. Ebay.com Jun 15, 2016

    What a lucky buy! I’m very happy for winning this item. It was just as described and it arrived to me in great condition. The seller communicated with me honestly and promptly.

  6. Ebay.com Jan 06, 2015

    Quality pics with a quality lens. I have not had a chance to develop any of my pics taken with the Biogon 28mm, but I can say the lens was in great shape and is very fast and responsive on my Contax G1. Given the quality of pics I have seen taken using this lens I anticipate great results.

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