Cormorant taken with Sony SLTA57 and SAL500F80 mirror lens

Started Jan 31, 2013 | Discussions thread
RichV
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Re: Cormorant taken with Sony SLTA57 and SAL500F80 mirror lens
In reply to Sonyshine, Feb 2, 2013

Sonyshine wrote:

I think Sony should consider making this lens again as it comes into its own on SLT cameras without a slapping mirror inducing vibration.

IIRC Mark Weir indicated there was an issue with the supply of essential parts - either their vendor was raising the price too much or they weren't interested in making it in such low volume.

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