The wide 16mm coverage (35mm equiv. = 24mm) makes for comfortable shooting in a variety of situations and the large f/2.8 maximum aperture is ideal for handheld shooting in low light.
Get the chance to explore your creativity with the Sony E-Mount SEL16F28 16mm f/2.8 Wide-Angle Alpha E-Mount Lens (Silver). This lightweight and compact lens is stylishly designed to match the NEX camera series and is exceptionally portable (it will fit in your pocket). It features an internal stepping motor for smooth, accurate, and very quiet autofocusing for both photos and videos.
The SEL16F28 helps to deliver clear images in low lighting situations due to its fast f/2.8 maximum aperture. This 16mm (24mm in 35mm equivalent) wide-angle lens provides an 83° angle of view and a minimum focusing distance of 9.4" (0.24m). This versatile lens provides coverage for a broad range of photo subjects including, but by no means limited to, landscapes, portraits, close-ups, and nature.
Focal Length 16mm
Comparable APS-C Focal Length: 24 mm
Aperture Maximum: f/2.8
Camera Mount Type Sony (E Mount for NEX)
Format Compatibility DSLR (APS-C Sensor)
Angle of View 83°
Minimum Focus Distance 9.4" (23.88 cm)
Maximum Reproduction Ratio 1:14
Diaphragm Blades 7
Image Stabilization No
Tripod Collar No
Filter Thread 49 mm
Dimensions (DxL) Approx. 0.89 x 2.44" (2.26 x 6.20 cm)
Weight 2.47 oz (70 g)