Sony Will Make Available Specs to the E-Mount System to Other Lens Makers on April 1

Discussion in 'Sony E-Mount (incl. NEX, A7, A7R, A3000) Forum' started by john1027, Feb 8, 2011.

  1. john1027

    john1027 SC Regular

    Jul 11, 2010
    Alexandria, VA
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  2. Will

    Will SC All-Pro

    Aug 30, 2010
    April 1st? Hmm
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  3. olli

    olli Super Moderator Emeritus

    Sep 28, 2010
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    I can't see that it wouldn't also involve all necessary information for AF since I can't see any third party lens maker producing MF only lenses for E-Mount. It was interesting to see the comments attached to the press release from a number of lens makers - Zeiss, Cosina, Sigma and Tamron. Tamron in particular clearly indicate that they plan to make lenses for E-mount: 'We aim to offer our customers new solutions and unprecedented photo-shooting enjoyment through the manufacture and sale of “E-mount” lenses.'
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  4. great news

    Great news for us, although it is going to be a while until we could get anything produced.

    I have bought one manual telephoto lens and it works great, if I have the time to compose the shot. I keep the 18-55mm lens on most of the time, unless like I said I am going to compose a shot.