Excerpt: This is the standard kit lens included with many of the Sony NEX cameras. It offers decent versatility, however, it is fairly slow and offers noticeable fringing and coma. Beware not to shoot anything too sharp with this, or in too low light without a tripod.
Excerpt: This is exactly what I needed. My friends got me this for my birthday because I am filming a documentary with my Sony Nex VG-10 where I am filming every day. I have been using the 16mm e-mount for the past few months but I have really needed a lens that would zoom but I don't want to always use my...
Lens works great but I can only give it three stars because ...
24 August 2015
Summary: Lens works great but I can only give it three stars because the lens came with some sort of spot inside the lens that I cannot clean out. It's either a grain of sand or something. I realize that there way have been a risk in purchasing a used lens. Other than that works great.
Summary: This lens is truly a hidden gem. Way better than most " kit lenses ". It offers the same sharpness as the FE 28/2 when shot under identical conditions on my NEX 7 - I will be selling my very recently acquired 28/2 - it is no better than the 18-55.