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9.2 out of 10

Sony E 35mm f/1.8 OSS SEL35F18

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Reviews and Problems with Sony E 35mm f/1.8 OSS SEL35F18

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Overall 10
10

Very nice prime lens

Rocket, B&H Photo
2 weeks ago
  • Excerpt: Use indoors in low light and outdoor people shots and scenery shots.
  • Pros: Durable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh
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Overall 10
10

Sharp, versatile lens

Vanessa Anne, B&H Photo
3 weeks ago
  • Excerpt: I'm completely new to the world of mirrorless and DSLR cameras, but I do own the kit lens, this, and the SEL50mmf18 as well. I find myself reaching for this one quite often, as the focal length is fairly versatile, while still producing great bokeh for portraits. Very happy!
  • Pros: Lightweight, Nice Bokeh
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Overall 10
10

Great all round lens

Pat, B&H Photo
3 weeks ago
  • Excerpt: Needed a ~30mm focal length lens for a general photography. This covers street and some portraits so a very versatile lens. f1.8 gives great bokeh and lowlight performance that other alternatives might not have. The only real competitor for this lens would be the Sigma 30 due to its value, but for a little more, you wouldn't ever need to upgrade in the 30mm range if you bought this lens. Outstanding sharpness and good images!
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh
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Overall 8
8.0

Great lens, okay value

Life in motion, B&H Photo
3 weeks ago
  • Excerpt: The lens performs wonderfully. The IQ is good; the focusing speed is fast; it also focuses quietly, which is good for video (although my standard is low, coming from a Canon 50mm f1.8, which is noisy as hell). The only turnoff is the high price. I compared my copy against an SEL50F18 of my friend's.
  • Pros: Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight
  • Cons: Expensive
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Overall 10
10

Great lens for the a6000

newenglandrocks, B&H Photo
3 weeks ago
  • Excerpt: The image quality from this little lens is simply outstanding at all apertures. The sharpness, contrast, and color from the SEL35F18 are simply outstanding. The bokeh is pretty nice, but you have to either get fairly close to your subjects or have a fairly large distance between the objects in the field of view for the bokeh to really pop.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh, Strong Construction
  • Cons: Does Not Look "serious"
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Overall 10
10

Great in low light

Captain, B&H Photo
3 weeks ago
  • Excerpt: Just shot a wedding rehearsal in a dimly lit Chapel. Did not want to use a flash to distract the participants. The Sony 35mm f/1.8 put out beautiful pictures. The wedding couple comments on how they look more natural than the profession photographers photos that were taken on the wedding day.
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Overall 8
8.0

Great lens

Nathan, B&H Photo
12 August 2014
  • Excerpt: I bought this lens, and used it for a whole and enjoyed it and got some great pictures out of it. However, I ended up returning it because I was using it primarily for indoor shots of my kids and the length of 35mm (FF=52mm) was not wide enough for most of my situations. If you are looking for this focal length though, I would recommend it.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh, Rugged, Strong Construction
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Overall 8
8.0

35mm f/1.8 OSS Alpha E-mount Prime Lens

pplaha, B&H Photo
21 July 2014
  • Excerpt: I had bought this with my new A6000, it is a Sharp lens but despite the F1.8, I found it to be a less capable in low light. I am not sure if it is because the glass itself is so small in dia. or something else. The Emount options for lenses , in my opinion, is very limited. I ended returning my new A6000 and all the lenses I had bought.
  • Pros: Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight
  • Cons: Poor in Low Light
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Overall 6
6.0

Huge improvement over kit zoom

si, B&H Photo
18 July 2014
  • Excerpt: Much better colors, sharpness and faster focus than the kit zoom. Lot's of fun so far.
  • Pros: Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh
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Overall 8
8.0

Great lens

Derek, B&H Photo
18 July 2014
  • Excerpt: Bought this for travel/street photography and it's great. The image quality is sharp.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Easily Interchangeable, Nice Bokeh, Strong Construction
  • Cons: Slow Focus
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