- Premium G Master Series ultra wide angle zoom lens
- Ultra-wide angles and large aperture
- Bright F2.8 maximum aperture from 12mm to 24mm
- XD Linear Motor offering excellent response and low vibration for fast and precise quiet AF
- Three XA elements
- Aspherical lens
- Two Super ED glasses
- Three ED glasses
- Sony Nano AR Coating II to eliminate flare and ghosting
FE 12–24 mm F2.8 GM
From landscapes to breathtaking city skylines, the Sony FE 12-24mm f/2.8 GM Lens brings your wide-angle photography dreams to life! With an ultra-wide angle on the 12-mm end of its range and an impressive constant F2.8 aperture that keeps sharpness and clarity at maximum brightness, you get unbeatable G Master quality in every shot. The innovative optical design and advanced XD Linear Motors deliver fast, precise autofocus that instantly locks onto your subjects, while the lens’ light weight and smooth control offer a reliable feel and solid reliability you can trust. Whether it’s for professional or recreational use, this Sony FE 12-24mm f/2.8 GM Lens keeps image quality high and takes your vision from blur to Wow!
Ultra-wide F2.8 12–24-mm zoom
Unlock a world of thrilling perspectives with the Sony FE 12-24mm f/2.8 GM Lens. From vast night skies to towering mountains, you can capture stunning ultra-wide images in any light conditions thanks to a constant maximum aperture of F2.8 across the whole zoom range from 12-24mm—ideal for low light subjects such as star fields and astrophotography. Whether you’re shooting landscapes or looking to increase your creative output, the unique angle of view this lens offers will give your photos an edge that stands out from everything else around it. And for when time is of the essence, fast and reliable autofocusing deliver crystal clear results quickly to let you get back out into the wilds sooner than ever before.
New optics with the largest XA element
Featuring three XA (extreme aspherical) elements, including the largest ever made for any Alpha lens, this innovative design promises perfect resolution and clarity across the entire image area. Whether you’re an experienced photographer or simply a hobbyist with a passion for capturing life’s best moments, this lens takes your shots to new heights - no matter what kind of light conditions you face. From landscapes to close-ups and portraits to sports, it delivers brilliant detail on every photo thanks to its high-performance optics science. With superior features, ergonomics, and build quality all packed together in a remarkably compact body that weighs just 22 oz., you can enjoy professional photographic experiences no matter where your photography takes you!
Minimal aberration enhances sharpness
At f/2.8, this lens offers a bright aperture that allows you to capture stunningly sharp scenes even in low light conditions. Plus, two Super ED (Extra-low Dispersion) glass elements and three ED glass elements perfectly suppress chromatic aberration across the image area—giving your photos undistorted colors and ensuring maximal sharpness regardless of where you point the lens.
Crisp images in difficult light
This professional-grade lens is designed for top-notch versatility and efficiency, allowing you to craft brilliant images in a wide range of settings without compromising quality. The lens features an innovative Nano AR Coating II that ensures maximum clarity and contrast for pristine shots every time, even when shooting in difficult lighting. And because it's made with high quality glass and crafted with a highly curved surface, it has enhanced ability to suppress reflected light, resulting in fewer flares and ghosting than conventional coating.
Surprisingly small and lightweight
This incredible lens features four aspherical elements, including three XA types, plus a mechanical design with high-performance XD Linear Motors, all in an incredibly compact 12–24-mm constant F2.8 zoom that weigh only 29.88 ounces – making it perfect for photographers on the go! Whether you’re shooting landscapes, night scenes, architecture or action sports shots, you can trust this lens to provide you with unrivaled sharpness and clarity even in low light conditions.
Gorgeous G Master bokeh
Get ready to dive into a world of visual wonder. This ultra-wide angle zoom lens offers outstanding resolution, superb contrast, and beautiful bokeh quality - no matter what scene you plan to capture. With its XA elements on surface precision and spherical aberration adjustment, you can enjoy perfectly clear photos with very little loss in sharpness! Not only that, but perfecting your depth of field with 9-blade circular aperture makes sure every shot turns out more beautiful than ever before. Whether you’re shooting indoors or outdoors, you'll fall in love with the results from this amazing lens: pristine photos with enough dynamic range to create a masterpiece in any setting!
Floating mechanism achieves excellent resolution from infinity to close focus
With a wide f/2.8 aperture and floating focus mechanism that divides the lens's focus group into two independently controllable groups, this lens helps your photography stand out from the rest. The advanced floating mechanism keeps your focus sharp, ensuring excellent shot quality no matter the distance—from infinity to close-up focus! Expect outstanding sharpness and clarity with subject at any distance; you'll capture breathtaking scenery with perfect precision in every photo you take!
Constant F2.8 maximum aperture for flexible moviemaking
Enjoy precise zooming without worrying about adapting exposure, shutter speed, or ISO sensitivity: Constant F2.8 maximum aperture maintains constant exposure throughout the zoom range, allowing you to shoot with confidence. Plus, it's perfect for full frame or Super 35 cameras - when mounted on an APS-C body it’s the equivalent of 18mm on a full frame to create a highly useful range of shots for moviemaking. With reliable G Master performance and technology developments like XD linear motors for silent autofocus performance and stunningly smooth frame-to-frame transitions, this lens is ideal for all your creative needs!
Dust and moisture-resistant design
A dust- and moisture-resistant design provides the reliability needed for outdoor use in challenging conditions
Fluorine front-element coating
An extra-low dispersion element works together with three aspherical elements to reduce chromatic aberration and provide excellent sharpness from close range all the way to infinity focus. The front lens element also features an innovative fluorine coating that repels water, oil and other contaminants like never before, making it easier than ever to keep your lens clean and pristine in even the toughest of shooting environments!
Natural, linear manual focus response
An ultra-wide aperture of f/2.8 lets you take photos in any light setting, and a revolutionary linear response MF technology within the lens lets you personalize your focus with the simple turn of a ring. With this precision rotation, you get an immediate reaction to your adjustments - no more lag or blurriness - so you can create crystal clear pictures that achieve maximum impact.
Fast, precise autofocus and tracking
It's equipped with four XD Linear Motors, two for each focus group, which means you get faster and more precise autofocusing and tracking in any situation or type of action. This lens excels at high-performance environments, letting you capture powerful moments with ease. Plus, AF operation is incredibly quiet and produces minimal vibration, allowing you to remain silent as you work.
Rear filter holder
Standard sheet-type ND, color correction, and other filters can be inserted into the lens's rear filter holder for expanded expressive capability. A cutting template for sheet filters is supplied.
Easy manual focus/autofocus switching
A focus mode switch that allows instant switching between auto and manual focus mode can be a great advantage when shooting subjects or situations that require fine manual focus adjustment.
Customizable focus hold button
A conveniently placed focus hold button not only offers easy focus hold control, but can be assigned to a variety of other functions from a menu accessed via the camera body.
Integral lens hood with dedicated lens cap
An integral lens hood effectively blocks off-axis light that can cause flare and ghosting. The supplied lens cap covers the hood, attaching easily and locking securely with the hood at any angle.
|E - Mount
|12 to 24mm
|ANGLE OF VIEW
|122 to 84
|MINIMUM FOCUS DISTANCE
|11.02" / 28 cm
|17 Elements in 14 Groups
SIZE AND WEIGHT
|1.86 lb / 847 g
|DIMENSIONS ( ø x L )
|3.84 x 5.392" / 97 x 137 mm