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Product DescriptionWhether you're shooting a distant mountain peak or a beautiful orchid at arm's length, the superb SAL-135F18Z telephoto lens provides amazing image quality. Its f/1.8 aperture makes it the brightest telephoto lens in its class. And with 35mm-equivalent 202.5mm focal length, plus the ability to focus tightly on objects closer than three feet away, it can cover an amazing range of photographic assignments.
Submitted by hjhoeber a Expert
Date Reviewed: March 1, 2009
Strengths: See above.
Build like a tank!
Allready at 1.8 high contrast and sharpness.
The Nikon- and Canon-likes reach this level at f: 4 or 5.6.
You don't need to stop down for a lot of higher contrast and sharpness.
Ideal for setting subjects and objects free in cities and landscapes and to use depth of field in a creative way.
Also great for portrait and fashion.
Bokeh is beautiful and looks natural.
Duration Product Used: 11-20 years
Type of photography: Outdoor