This compact 12-24mm ultra wide-angle zoom lens features the shortest focal lengths available in any full-frame E-mount lens, with stunning corner-to-corner G Lens resolution at all apertures. It is an excellent choice for dynamic landscape and architecture photography. Outstanding mobility and quiet, fast, precise autofocus make it ideal for shooting movies as well as stills.
Refined ultra wide-angle optics capture expansive scenes with outstanding resolution and clarity.
A new design significantly reduces overall length and front element size while maintaining the highest possible optical performance. And it weighs a mere 565 grams (20 oz.).
This lens features an advanced inner-focus mechanism driven by Sony’s Direct Drive SSM (DDSSM) system for fast, accurate AF lock-on as well as smooth, quiet operation.
A customisable focus hold button provides extra control versatility, while dust and moisture resistant design means reliable operation even in challenging conditions.
Impeccable Sony G Lens design emphasizes a graceful balance between high resolution and gorgeous background bokeh that can enhance the artist’s vision.
 Aspherical  Super ED glass  ED (extra-low dispersion) glass
MTF (Modulation Transfer Function) describes how well a lens can reproduce fine details, measured as the degree of contrast achieved between finely spaced lines.
 Contrast (%)  Distance from optical center of lens (mm)  At 12mm  At 24mm  Spatial frequency  10 line pairs / mm  30 line pairs / mm  Max. aperture  F8 aperture  Radial values  Tangential values
1. Zoom ring / 2. Focus hold button (customisable) / 3. Lens hood / 4. Focusing ring / 5. Focus mode switch
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