Canon vs Sony 135mm: Can a 23 YEAR OLD LENS Compete?

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In this just released video from the Gordon Laing channel, The Classic killer Canon EF 135mm f/2 L Lens will be compared to the new Sony FE 135mm f/1.8 GM Lens. This is video is great for those who own the Canon EF 135mm f/2 L Lens like myself and just really want to know how good the Sony system is matched with a native 135mm lens as opposed to using an adapter on the Sony system with the Canon Lens. Strap in!!

Sony FE 135mm f/1.8 GM Lens

Everyone loves the Canon EF 135mm f2L USM, but can a 23 year old lens really compete with a modern design? Ben Harvey pitches the new Sony FE 135mm f1.8 GM against his beloved but ageing Canon to find out.

My Sony Nex-6 with my Canon EF 135mm f/2 L Lens Mounted

Sony FE 135mm GM Lens Key Features: 

  • E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/1.8 to f/22
  • XA Element, Super ED and ED Elements
  • Nano AR and Fluorine Coatings
  • XD Linear Motor AF System
  • AF/MF Switch; Internal Focus
  • Two Focus Hold Buttons
  • Physical Aperture Ring; De-Click Switch
  • Dust and Moisture-Resistant Construction
  • Rounded 11-Blade Diaphragm
  • Filter Thread = 82mm
  • Minimum Focus Distance = 2.3′ / 70 cm
  • Weight = 2.09 lb / 950 g
  • Price = $1900 US

A full Breakdown of the new Sony FE 135mm f/1.8 Lens with more quality Reviews can be found Here >>

Jay

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