FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Nov 8th, 2013
Tamron Product Announcement – 150-600mm
Tamron, distributed in Canada by Amplis Foto, announces the development of a revolutionary new 150-600mm Ultra-Telephoto Zoom Lens for full-frame and APS-C format DSLR cameras:
SP 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Di VC USD (Model A011)
Cutting-edge eBAND Coating and three LD (Low Dispersion) glass elements deliver superior imaging performance, while the latest built-in VC (Vibration Compensation)system broadens users’ horizons in achieving sharper handheld photographs.
November 7, 2013, Saitama, Japan – Tamron Co., Ltd. (President & CEO: Morio Ono), a leading manufacturer of precision optics, has announced the development of an innovative ultra-telephoto zoom lens with a focal length range of 150mm to 600mm for full-frame and APS-C format DSLR cameras. The lens sample will be on display in showcase at the Tamron booth at the Salon de la Photo 2013 which will be held from November 7 to 11 in Paris, France.
This all-new ultra-telephoto zoom lens features VC (Vibration Compensation) image stabilization, speedy, precise USD (Ultrasonic Silent Drive), state-of-the-art eBAND (Extended Bandwidth & Angular-Dependency) Coating, which significantly reduces the unwanted light reflections that cause flare and ghosting, and, in addition a sophisticated and stylish new external finish.
Its 4x ultra-telephoto zoom capabilities, with a focal length range from 150mm to 600mm, enhance the creative potential of telephoto photography, a captivating feature for all photographers, particularly nature, wildlife, and sports shooters. Launch date and pricing to be announced at a later date.
For further details, http://www.tamron.com/en/news/2013/1107.html
|Maximum Aperture:||F/ 5-6.3|
|Angle of View (diagonal):||16°25’ – 4°8’ (for full frame format)
10°38’ – 2°40’ (for APS-C format)
|Lens Construction :
||20 elements in 13 groups|
|Minimum Focus Distance:||2.7m (106.3 in)|
|Maximum Magnification Ratio:||1:5|
|Filter Size:||φ 95mm|
|Maximum Diameter:||φ 105.6mm|
|Length*:||257.8mm (10.1 in)|
|Weight:||1951g (68.8 oz)|
|Diaphragm Blades:||9 (circular diaphragm)*5|
|Standard Accessories:||Lens hood, detachable tripod mount|
|Compatible Mounts:||Canon, Nikon, Sony|
Tamron products are distributed in Canada by Amplis Foto Inc.