Is the Sony 16mm/F2.8 really that bad?

Started Nov 7, 2013 | Questions thread
Frank Moeller Forum Member • Posts: 63
Re: Is the Sony 16mm/F2.8 really that bad?

Hi

I think the review only count for the NEX 9.

I use it om my NEX5 N. It is an easy lens to bring and I use it especially underwater since it is wide. How ever it is a bit soft in the corner, but very sharp in the center. I hide it with a vigette.

Don't expect to get a 1200 dollar Zeiss lens for 248.

I think I remember that they liked the lens, just not as a kit lens.

It is a vey good lens for the price, and a stunning deal if you need a fish eye lens.

Frank

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Sony Alpha a7 Sony E 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 OSS Sony E 16mm F2.8 Pancake Sony DT 55-300mm F4.5-5.6 SAM Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 EX DG HSM +9 more
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