Optics: The Sony E 18-200mm F3.5-5.6 OSS zoom lens is compatible with the
Sony α NEX-series interchangeable lens cameras. The lens has a 35mm equivalent
focal length of 27-300mm, and a 78°-8° field of view for
capturing close-up portraits and expansive landscapes. It also has a smooth and quiet Auto Focus
Optical Steady Shot (OSS): This lens is compatible with the
Optical SteadyShot Active Mode for shooting movies. This mode compensates for
greater degrees of camera shake than the standard SteadyShot mode. The NEX-VG10
NEX-series video camera has Optical SteadyShot Active Mode.
Lens Hood: The lens includes the ALC-SH109 Lens Hood to
reduce flare and ensure maximum image quality. The lens hood should be removed
when using the camera's built-in flash to avoid blocking the flash light. You
can store the lens hood by mounting it onto the lens backward.
Focusing: The lens can be used with the NEX-series cameras in the
auto-focus, direct manual focus, or manual focus modes. You can switch between focusing modes
in the camera menu.
Dimensions: The lens has the following dimensions: Diameter=2.97", Length=4.1" (without lens
|Lens||E 18-200mm F3.5-6.3|
|Angle of View||78°-8°|
|Minimum Focus||1'-1.64' (12"-19.68")|
|f-stop||f/3.5 - f/5.6 maximum|
f/22 - f/40 minimum
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