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Web Code: 010SON028  •  Mfr Code: SAL300F28G2
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  • Telephoto Lens
  • Super Sonic wave Motor
  • Extra-low Dispersion Glass
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  • Telephoto Lens
  • Super Sonic wave Motor
  • Extra-low Dispersion Glass
  • Filter Diameter: 42mm (internal)
  • Get long-shot precision and spectacular portraits even in low light
  • You will enjoy its high-speed SSM (Super Sonic wave Motor) for its stellar performance
  • Three ED glass elements effectively suppress aberration
  • Exceptional sharpness and contrast throughout the image area
  • SSM (Super Sonic wave Motor) for fast, quiet autofocus operation
  • Circular aperture for attractive defocusing
  • Focus hold and focus range switches offer precision focusing control
  • If you're serious about shooting sports, nature, or wildlife, or just about any subject that moves and needs to be shot from a distance, this is a lens that you'll want to have in your kit
  • 300mm is the sweet spot for a wide range of telephoto applications, and its large F2.8 maximum aperture makes it possible to use motion-stopping shutter speeds when shooting fast action, as well as to control depth-of-field for creative defocusing
  • Chromatic aberration can be problem in telephoto lenses, but the SAL300F28G uses three ED elements in a top-class optical design that reduces aberration to a minimum, ensuring high resolution, high contrast image quality at all aperture settings
  • A minimum focusing distance of just 2 meters is another advantage that is rare in a lens of this type, letting you take advantage of telephoto characteristics at close range
  • SSM (Super Sonic wave Motor):
  • A built-in lens motor for faster automatic focusing with high torque at low speed, quick start/stop response, and quiet, smooth operation
  • 2 DMF (Direct Manual Focus) Modes:
  • Allow you to quickly revert to manual focus by just turning the manual focus ring of the lens
  • ED (Extra-low Dispersion) Glass:
  • Three precision ED Glass lenses correct chromatic aberrations to provide extremely sharp telephoto images for distant subjects as well as dramatic sports close-ups
  • Versatile Focus Hold:
  • Four focus hold buttons in different lens locations, plus electronic slider focus range selector switch
  • Internal Focusing System:
  • Internal lens elements move, so the overall length does not change - creating an auto-focus zoom lens that doesn't affect the balance of your camera
  • Lightweight Design:
  • A strong, light magnesium lens barrel makes shooting more comfortable even on long wildlife or sports assignments
  • Optics/Lens:
  • Lens Type: Telephoto & Telephoto Zoom
  • Aperture (Max.): f/2.8
  • Aperture (Min.): f/32
  • Filter Diameter: 42mm (internal)
  • Lens Groups-Elements: 12 groups, 13 elements
  • Minimum Focus Distance: 6' 7" (2.0m)
  • Aspheric Elements: no aspheric
  • Distance Encoder: Yes
  • Distance Scale: Yes
  • Non-rotating Focusing Ring: Yes
  • SSM Focusing: Built-in
  • Tele-converter Compatibility - 1.4x: Yes
  • Tele-converter Compatibility - 2.0x: Yes
  • Aperture Blade: 9 blades
  • Focal Length (35mm equivalent): APS: 450mm (35mm Equivalent: 300mm)
  • Focus-hold Button: Yes
  • Lens Weight: 5 lbs 1 oz (2300g)
  • Magnification: x 0.18
  • Weights and Measurements:
  • Dimensions (Approx.): 5 13/16 x 9 3/8" (122 x 242.5mm)
  • Weight (Approx.): 5 lbs 1 oz (2300g)
  • Also In the Box:
  • ALC-SH0012 Solid circular lens hood
  • Front and rear lens caps
  • Lens hard carrying case

Lens Performance

Lens Type: Digital SLR Lenses
Focal Length: 300mm
Maximum Aperture: f/2.8
Aperture (Max. & Min.): Max: f/2.8, Min: f/32
Camera Mount Type: Sony A
Camera Format: Full-Frame
Angle of View: 8.167 degrees
Minimum Focus Distance: 2.0m
Maximum Close-Up Magnification: 0.18x
Groups/Elements: 12 Groups/13 Elements
Diaphragm Blades: 9

Lens Features

Image Stabilization: No
Autofocus: Yes
Tripod Collar: Yes


Filter Thread: 42mm
Dimensions (DxL): 9.57x4.80"
Weight: 2.34kg

Additional Information

Warranty: 2 year manufacturer warranty (if purchased in Canada)

What’s Included:

  • ALC-SH0012 Solid circular lens hood
  • Front and rear lens caps
  • Lens hard carrying case
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