Best Lenses for Sony A7c

Best Lenses for Sony a7C. Here is our full list of top recommended full frame E-mount lenses for Sony a7C mirrorless camera.

The Sony a7C is world’s smallest and lightest full-frame camera with all the power and performance of a full-frame in a design more akin to APS-C bodies. Featuring a 24.2MP Exmor R BSI CMOS sensor and BIONZ X image processing engine, the Sony a7C achieves high sensitivity and low-noise with an impressive ISO range of ISO 50 to 204800 and massive 15-stop dynamic range, and it is capable of fast continuous shooting at up to 10 fps at full resolution with full-time AF/AE when working with either a mechanical shutter or an electronic shutterm, and it supports UHD 4K video recording at up to 30 fps with HLG & S-Log3 Gammas as well as Full HD 1080p recording up to 120 fps. The sensor also houses a Fast Hybrid AF system, which uses 693 phase-detection points and 425 contrast detection areas for quick, intelligent, and precise autofocus performance with support for Real-time Eye AF and Tracking AF technologies. The 5-axis in-body image stabilization unit has achieved a substantial size reduction yet maintains effective 5-step stabilization, and allows you to shoot images and capture video free from worry about camera shake, regardless of lens attached and without a tripod or gimbal. So, the Sony a7C is designed for creators who demand full-frame quality and performance, but also want a compact lightweight camera they can take anywhere and use for all types of still and video creation.

Have you picked up a Sony a7C (AmazonB&HAdorama) recently? If so, then you might be thinking about which lenses are also worth adding to your gear bag.  Here we list all the top recommended lenses for Sony a7C mirrorless camera, including leading prime and zoom options from wide-angle to telephoto for walkaround, everyday shooting, vlogging, street, travel, landscapes, portraits, wedding, macro, videos, sports, wildlife and more.

Best Lenses for Sony a7C

Full List of Recommended Sony a7C Lenses
To help you decide on the best lens for your intended use, we have categorized the lenses into the following groups. This should hopefully make it much easier for you to find the lens that you are looking for. You can click any of the below links to jump to the type of lens that interests you the most.

Kit Lens | All-in-One Lenses | Standard Prime Lenses | Standard Zoom Lenses | Wide-angle Zoom Lenses | Wide-angle Prime Lenses | Ultra Wide Angle Primes | Street & Walk Around Lenses | Portrait Lenses | Macro Lenses | Telephoto Prime Lenses | Telephoto Zoom Lenses | Super Telephoto Zooms Continue reading “Best Lenses for Sony A7c”

Sony A1 vs Canon EOS R5 8K Video Comparison

Both Sony a1 and Canon EOS R5 is capable of recording DCI 8K 30 fps raw video internally as well as 4K video up to 120 fps in 4:2:2 10-bit. Here is an excellent video review of 8K video comparison between the Sony a1 vs Canon EOS R5 cameras.

Tony & Chelsea Northrup published a video review covering the 8K video performance of the $6,500 full-frame 50MP 30 frames per second (FPS) Sony a1 vs the $4,500 45MP 20 FPS Canon EOS R5. Continue reading “Sony A1 vs Canon EOS R5 8K Video Comparison”

Sony FE 35mm F1.4 GM Lens Announced (SEL35F14GM)

The FE 35mm F1.4 GM is a must-have for Sony’s E-mount users, as in combination with Sony’s camera bodies it boasts advanced focusing capabilities – perfect for a wide range of uses such as shooting landscapes, portraits and street photography, both stills and video. The FE 35mm f/1.4 GM lens comes with a lens construction of 14 elements in 10 groups, including two XA (extreme aspherical) elements, a single ED (extra-low dispersion), and Nano AR Coating II.

The price of the lens is $1400, and available at B&HPhotoAdoramaAmazon. See product page at Sony. Continue reading “Sony FE 35mm F1.4 GM Lens Announced (SEL35F14GM)”

Sony FE 50mm f1.2 G Master Lens Announced

The Sony FE 50mm f1.2 G Master is a standard prime lens with a very fast aperture for full-frame e-mount mirrorless cameras. The US price is $1,998, and it is now available for pre-order at B&HPhotoAdorama and Amazon.

The versatile focal length suits shooting everything from street, portraiture, and landscape to documentary subjects, and the fast-maximum aperture excels in low light and controlling depth of field. The lens’s maximum F1.2 aperture combines an impressive shallow depth of field for maximum creative expression with incredible light gathering capabilities, allowing for faster shutter speeds and lower ISO in low light settings, making it ideal for portraits, wedding photography, video and more. Continue reading “Sony FE 50mm f1.2 G Master Lens Announced”

Sony a1 Release Date Scheduled for April 16th

Here are the latest updates about the Sony a1 availability and stock. According to B&HSony a1 release date is scheduled for April 16th. This means the flagship mirrorless camera will start shipping on April 16, 2021.

Sony a1 will be one of the best selling mirrorless cameras in 2021. You can check updates about the Sony a1 stock status. The price of the high-end full frame mirrorless camera is $6,499 and available at AmazonB&HAdorama Continue reading “Sony a1 Release Date Scheduled for April 16th”

Sony FE 24mm f/2.8 G, FE 40mm f/2.5 G & FE 50mm f/2.5 G Lenses Announced

Sony expanded its series of G lenses for full-frame cameras with the . These lenses are aimed at both still photographers and video shooters.

Designed for Sony Full Frame E-mount system, all three lenses weigh around 170 g, which is indeed quite light. They accept 49 mm front filters. They are also resistant to dust and moisture to a certain extent. The three lenses are all the same size (2.68″ diameter x 1.77″).

Price and availability

The FE 50mm f/2.5 GFE 40mm f/2.5 G, and FE 24mm f/2.8 G Lenses will be available in mid-to-late May for $599 each.

Continue reading “Sony FE 24mm f/2.8 G, FE 40mm f/2.5 G & FE 50mm f/2.5 G Lenses Announced”

Sony FE 14mm f/1.8 GM Lens Coming Next

Sony FE 14mm f/1.8 GM Lens is rumored to be the next lens. According to recent reports the Sony FE 14mm f/1.8 GM lens will be the world’s fastest 14mm full frame lens in Sony G Master (GM) arsenal. So expect the price tag higher.

Designed primarily for landscape, nature, street photography and astrophotography; this lens will be about the same size and build quality as the FE 24mm f/1.4 GM. More details after the break! Continue reading “Sony FE 14mm f/1.8 GM Lens Coming Next”