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Images of 500mm F4 G SSM
Images of 500mm F4 G SSM
Images of 500mm F4 G SSM
Images of 500mm F4 G SSM

Perfection in a super-telephoto prime

This 500mm super-telephoto lens with a constant F4 maximum aperture is ideal for sports and wildlife photographers, providing extended telephoto reach along with top-level optical performance and features. It is exceptionally sharp with superb contrast and definition, and can produce gorgeous background bokeh when required. It can also handle heavy-duty use in outdoor conditions.

500 mm F4 G SSM Compatibility

A-mount Full Frame Cameras

A-mount Full Frame Cameras

A-mount APS-C Cameras

A-mount APS-C Cameras

E-mount Full Frame cameras with Mount Adaptor

E-mount Full Frame cameras with Mount Adaptor

E-mount APS-C cameras with Mount Adaptor

E-mount APS-C cameras with Mount Adaptor

Sample photos

  • Ultimate α lens technology
  • Outstanding clarity
  • Stunning sharpness
  • Fast autofocus

Lens Configuration

Impeccable Sony G Lens design emphasizes a graceful balance between high resolution and gorgeous background bokeh that can enhance the artist’s vision.

MTF Chart

MTF (Modulation Transfer Function) describes how well a lens can reproduce fine details, measured as the degree of contrast achieved between finely spaced lines.

Specifications
  • Super telephoto G Lens

  • SSM (Super Sonic wave Motor) for fast, silent autofocus

  • ED glass elements effectively reduce chromatic aberration

  • Nano AR coating reduces ghoasting and flare

  • Dust and moisture resistant

Minimum Focus Distance
4m (13.2ft)
Maximum Magnification ratio
0.135x
Filter Diameter
42 mm (exclusive)
Weight
3460g (122oz.) (Without tripod mount)

What's in the Box

Lens hood (ALC-SH118: round shape, clip on), Lens front cap, Lens rear cap, hard case, Lens strap, Slot-in circular polarizing filter

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