Tamron today has officially announced they are developing two new FE lenses for Sony E-mount: 35-150mm f/2-2.8 Di III VXD and 28-75mm f/2.8 Di III VXD G2 lenses. Both lenses are expected to be released in late 2021.
Tamron has just posted a teaser about a new lens on April 22nd. According to Nokishita, this lens is Tamron 150-500mm f/5-6.7 Di III VC VXD lens for Sony E-mount. You can take a look at leaked images and specs below:
- Lens configuration: 25 elements in 16 groups
- A minimum shooting distance of 0.6m (wide angle) /1.8m (telephoto)
- A maximum shooting magnification of 1: 3.1 (wide angle) / 1: 3.7 (telephoto)
- Filter diameter 82mm
- Size φ93×209.6mm
- Weight 1725g + tripod mount 155g
Tamron will soon announce a new FE 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3 Di III RXD lens for Sony E-mount tomorrow. Russian website Foto74.ru has just leaked the development announcement. The release date for this lens is scheduled in this fall. The size is φ77 x 148mm and the weight is 545g. The filter diameter is 67 mm.
Japanese website Nokishita Camera today has confirmed that the long awaited Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VXD FE lens for Sony E-mount will be officially announced next week. This means you can finally pre-order this lens next week. The US price for this lens is expected $1,199, much cheaper than Sony FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS Lens.
The Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VXD FE lens for Sony E-mount hasn’t officially announced yet due to coronavirus. Here are some hands-on video of this lens by Matt Granger & David Oastler. In Matt Granger’s video, you can take a look at first sample images taken by this lens. In David Oastler’s video, the Tamron manager said the price for this lens will make everyone happy.