This morning, Tamron announced three new lenses to its line–and we’re taking pre-orders! Check out details for a new full frame lens, a MF3 lens, and an EOS M lens below:
Tamron 14-150mm f/3.5-5.8 Di III for Micro Four Thirds $589
From Tamron’s press release:
This compact all-in-one™ zoom combines extreme versatility and exceptional image quality, which expands the possibilities of the Micro Four Thirds systems from Olympus and Panasonic. This innovative 14-150mm 10.7x zoom (equivalent to 28-300mm in the full-frame format) weighs only 10.1 oz. and has a compact form factor that accepts a 52mm filter. Available in a sophisticated black or silver finish, this unique lens makes it easy to compose and capture sharp photos over a very wide range of shooting conditions. It’s ideal for travel, family, and creative photography. The advanced optical design minimizes aberrations and maximizes image quality. The lens features a Stepping Motor for quick, quiet autofocusing as well as a seamless, fluid atuofocusing action when shooting video. Lighter. Smaller. Sharper.
From Tamron’s Press Release:
This all new 28-300mm lens delivers superb image quality in a remarkably compact, lightweight package. The advanced optical construction includes four LD (Low Dispersion) glass elements, one Hybrid Aspherical element, one XR (Extra Reflective Index) glass element, and one element of UXR (Ultra-Extra Refractive Index) glass element. The full use of specialized glass elements contributes to making the lens as compact and lightweight as possible, while minimizing aberrations, resulting in superior image quality. This versatile high-power zoom is designed for use on both full-frame and APS-C DSLR’s, incorporates PZD (Piezo Drive)–a standing-wave ultrasonic motor system optimized for swift, quiet AD–and Tamron’s acclaimed VC (Vibration Compensation) mechanism.
Tamron 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III VC for Canon EOS M $499.99
From Tamron’s Press Release: This striking 11X zoom provides greatly enhanced shooting flexibility with APS-C-format mirrorless compact interchangeable-lens cameras, providing equivalent focal lengths from 27mm wide-angle to 300mm super telephoto plus macro focusing in an ultra-compact form factor, Incorporating the latest version of Tamron’s acclaimed VC (vibration compensation) system, its advanced optical design and stepping-motor autofocus (AF) drive deliver extraordinary image quality plus seamless AF performance. (Note:the model for Sony NEX interchangeable lens cameras was previously introduced into the market).