The Tamron 150-500mm f/5-6.7 Di III VC VXD Lens is specifically designed for all Sony full-frame mirrorless cameras, and provides an ultra-telephoto zoom to ensure that you can dramatically capture distant subjects, and at the same time also delivering remarkable image quality. It also achieves a 500mm focal length while retaining a compact size, with a length of just 209.6mm and a maximum diameter of 93mm.
Optical Construction with 25 Elements in 16 Groups
Incorporated into the amazing zoom lens are 25 elements in groups that include special lens elements and hybrid aspherical lens elements to ensure that it controls chromatic aberrations, BBAR-G2 Coating that’s used to suppress ghosting and flaring from occurring, which usually occurs under backlit conditions.
VC Image Stabilization
The Tamron 150-500mm f/5-6.7 Di III VC VXD is equipped with VC Image Stabilization functionality to support sharp and in focus images at all times while photographing, despite unavoidable camera shake. Having this functionality built-in is powerful and ideal for handheld shooting of scenes with low-light levels, such as evening and indoor, without the use of a tripod. Additionally, the lens also features a VC mode selection switch with three modes including a dedicated panning mode.
VXD (Voice-coil eXtreme Torque Drive) Linear Motor Focus Mechanism
Having the VXD Linear Motor Focus Mechanism built-in to the Tamron 150-500mm Lens, ensures that it delivers extreme high-speed and high-precision movement and ensures exceptional responsive performance when photographing subjects such as sports, birds, vehicles, and wildlife in general. The motor also suppresses drive noise and vibrations during focusing, making it ideal for both stills and video applications.
Other Features for Greater Convenience:
- Arca-Swiss Compatible Tripod Mount with Strap Attachment holes included
- Flex Zoom Lock Mechanism
- New Switch Design for Improved Operatability
- Moisture-Resistant Construction
- Fluorine Coating
- Fast Hybrid AF
- Direct Manual Focus
- 7-Blade Circular Diaphragm