Tamron Lenses Receive Two 2019 EISA Awards

Tamron has earned two 2019 EISA Awards for its lenses. Models recognized by the European Imaging and Sound Association jury include the 17-28mm F/2.8 Di III RXD (Model A046) and the 35-150mm F/2.8-4 Di VC OSD (Model A043).

2019 marks the 14th consecutive year that Tamron has received honors from the EISA Awards. The EISA bestows awards every year to a variety of products across Photography, Mobile, Hi-Fi, Home Theatre Audio, Home Theatre Display & Video, and In-Car Electronics categories. The winning products are chosen by a global panel of editors from various imaging, sound, and electronic industry magazines.

Tamron Model A046 Lens Award

The 17-28mm F/2.8 Di III RXD has been presented with a 2019 EISA Award under the Wide-Angle Zoom Lens category. The lens is now available for pre-order via B&H Photo-Video for $899. Here's a rundown of some key specs per Tamron:

  • E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22
  • XLD and LD Elements
  • BBAR and Fluorine Coatings
  • RXD Stepping AF Motor
  • Moisture-Resistant Construction
  • Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm

Tamron Model A043 Lens Award

The 35-150mm F/2.8-4 Di VC OSD (Canon EF, Nikon F) has been presented with a 2019 EISA Award for Best Buy Zoom Lens. The lens is now available via B&H Photo-Video for $799. Here's a rundown of some key specs per Tamron:

  • Focal Length: 35‐150mm
  • Maximum Aperture: F/2.8-4
  • Angle of View (diagonal): 63°26' - 16°25' (for full-frame DSLR cameras)
  • Optical Construction: 19 elements in 14 groups
  • Minimum Object Distance: 17.7" Full zoom range
  • Maximum Magnification Ratio: 1:3.7 (f=150mm)
  • Filter Size: Ø77mm
  • Maximum Diameter: Ø84mm
  • Length for Canon: 5"
  • Length for Nikon: 4.9"
  • Weight for Canon: 28.1 oz
  • Weight for Nikon: 27.9 oz
  • Aperture Blades: 9 (circular diaphragm)
  • Minimum Aperture: F/16-22
  • Image Stabilization Performance: 5 stops (CIPA Standards Compliant)
  • Standard Accessories: Flower-shaped hood, Lens caps
  • Compatible Mounts: Canon EF mount, Nikon F mount

Source: Tamron