Recently, we published a post that Tokina AT-X SD 14-20mm F2 PRO lens coming in early 2016.
Finally, Tokina has announced the lens for Canon APS-C cameras and Nikon DX format cameras in Japan at the cost of ¥120,000. Since, it is the first lens of Tokina which comes with maximum f/2 aperture. It is designed by 13 lens elements in 11 groups and features a 9-blade aperture and an 82mm filter size.
There are no details about its cost for US. It is expected that the Canon mount cameras users will get the lens on 5th February and for Nikon mount DX format cameras it will be available at the early of March, 2016.
The details of the lens as follows:-
Features: (Translated by Google)
Large-aperture wide-angle zoom lens of Tokina’s first open F value F2.0
When you set the ISO sensitivity low, the handheld shooting can be set to enough shutter speed. Also, shooting was taking advantage of the blur, in night photography, etc. open F value of 2.0 and delivers the preeminent power.
High precision plastic aspherical lens
Essential to a wide-angle two-group zoom lens, the plastic aspherical lens further pursue the G02 of surface accuracy, it is in a strong design to ghost flare. Also, so as to obtain a clear imaging to peripheral angle of view of a wide-angle, we conducted the optimization of the anti-reflection coat.
Placement of high precision ultra-low dispersion glass mold aspherical lens
in the rear lens group, with ultra-low dispersion glass mold aspherical lens is placed two pieces of, various types of aberration correction result that is properly subjected to, open F value of 2.0 bright lens , we have realized the high resolution and low distortion throughout the zoom range.
Compact body and good operability
by a one-touch focus clutch, feeling at the time of manual focus, there is a moderate torque sense of focus ring, allowing precise focusing.
In APS-C size (DX format) of ultra-wide-angle zoom lens, provide an open F value of 2.0, also will deliver preeminent power in the moving image shooting.
Filter size C-PL filter in 82mm is also available.
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