With its highly versatile telephoto zoom range, the Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS Lens puts faraway action and detail within easy reach. Get thrillingly close to the drama on the sporting field or the face of an elusive wild beast while maintaining a safe distance. Prefer to shoot closer? The lens’ innovative floating focus mechanism enables a minimum focusing distance of only 98cm, meaning you can track and shoot your subject at any distance using just this Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS lens.
Renowned G Master optics ensure the Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS Lens delivers consistently high edge-to-edge picture quality throughout its entire zoom range. Images are resolved with outstanding clarity and definition. Sony Nano AR (anti-reflective) coating effectively eliminates ghosting and flare, even that caused by backlighting and other challenging light sources, and a circular nine-blade aperture renders exquisite bokeh in defocused areas.
In an industry first, the Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS lens teams a double linear motor with a DDSSM (Direct Drive SSM) drive system to deliver extremely fast-response, high-precision and low-noise focus and tracking control. This combination brings out the optimal performance of your Sony camera’s autofocus system, meaning you’ll never miss that perfect moment.
Equipped with Optical SteadyShot (OSS) image stabilisation, the Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS Lens lets you capture fast action blur-free without having to use a tripod. OSS Mode 2 is specially designed for panning so you can photograph a speeding car or sprinting animal with sharpness. Pair this Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS lens with one of Sony’s in-body stabilised cameras to get the benefit of 5-axis image stabilisation.
Featuring a range of customisable controls, the Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS Lens can be fine-tuned to your individual shooting style. This is the first Sony Alpha lens to feature zoom torque adjustment, which enables you to decrease or increase the smoothness of the zoom ring to facilitate fast or slow, stable zooming, respectively. Enjoy focus hold control, even when using continuous autofocus, thanks to conveniently placed focus hold buttons that can be assigned a choice of different functions via your camera menu.
A clever modular design incorporating magnesium components makes the Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS Lens one of the smallest and lightest in its class. This reduced size and weight means greater stability during handheld shooting, and easier portability – a major bonus for air travel and long days of carrying equipment in the field.
With the Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS Lens you can shoot confidently even in challenging environments. A highly durable, dust- and moisture-resistant design offers reliable protection in light rain or windy conditions, while a fluorine coating on the front element prevents fouling of the lens surface and allows for easier cleaning.
|Lens Mount||Sony E|
|Lens Series||Sony G Master|
|Focal Length||100 - 400 mm|
|Angle of View||Diagonal : 24° - 6° 10'
|Min. Focus Distance||98 cm|
|Magnification||0.12 - 0.35x|
|Max. Reproduction Ratio||1:2.85|
|Filter Thread||Front, 77 mm|
|Tripod Collar||Yes, Removable, Rotating|
|Stabilisation||Yes, Optical SteadyShot|
|Lens Type||Telephoto Lenses, Zoom Lenses|
|Speciality||Auto Focus, Image stabilisation, Moisture Resistant, Dust Resistant|
|Genre/Use||Nature & Wildlife, Sports & Action|
|Physical Dimensions||9.39 cm x 20.5 cm|
Yes, the Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS Lens comes packaged with a removable tripod mount.
The Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS Lens has internal focus so does not extend when focusing but will extend when zooming.
The Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS Lens is compatible with Sony’s SEL14TC 1.4x and SEL20TC 2.0x teleconverters. These extend the focal range of the lens to 140-560mm or 200-800mm, respectively but will reduce exposure by 1.4 or 2 stops.