Sony Introduces Compact 85mm F1.8 Mid-Telephoto Prime Lens

Along with its highest quality bokeh lens ever, Sony has also announced the FE 85mm F1.8 Telephoto Prime Lens (model SEL85F18). Lightweight and compact, this new 85mm F1.8 is for pros and enthusiasts rocking Sony E-mount and Alpha-mount camera systems and boasts a 9-bladed aperture for excellent bokeh and an F1.8 max aperture for shallow depth of field.

Definitely check this one out if you need a budget-friendly portrait lens.
SEL85F18.jpgKey Features

  • dust & moisture resitant
  • E-mount & Alpha-mount compatible
  • f1.8 maximum aperture
  • 9-blade aperture
  • double linear motor system
  • customizable focus hold button
  • responsive focus ring
  • AF/MF switch

Pricing & Availability

The new FE 85mm F1.8 Mid-Telephoto Prime Lens will be available in March (2017) for $600.