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Sony Unveils the ‘World's Lightest' 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS II Lens

1 month ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Sony has announced the second-generation 70-200mm f/2.8 G Master lens that it says has excellent performance packed into the world's lightest large-aperture telephoto zoom lens.
The company says that the FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS II lens - the 65th lens in its E-mount lens lineup - delivers an extraordinary combination of resolution and bokeh as well as the best autofocus that can be expected for Sony cameras in performance that it says the G Master design is renowned for.
Sony says that the lens will not only impress with its outstanding quality but will also be the lightest f/2.8 70-200mm...
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Sony 70-200mm f/2.8 G Master OSS II Review: Lighter, Faster, Better

Sony 70-200mm f/2.8 G Master OSS II Review: Lighter, Faster, Better

1 month ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Sony has built up its G Master series of premium lenses as being the pinnacle of lens design for their customers. So what happens when that lens design begins falling behind after five years on the market? Hit refresh.
Design and Build Quality
While the new Sony 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS II brings significant developments over the original, its overall size is still the same. That puts it at 7.87 inches long and 3.46 inches in diameter. Its weight, however, has dropped from 3.26 pounds to 2.30 pounds. Additionally, this weight is now centered right at the tripod foot for better...
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