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Sony FE 20-70mm f/4 'G' Review


The Sony FE 20-70mm f/4 'G' lens is an outstanding product with exceptional image quality and a versatile zoom range. It is a great option for both full frame and APS-C cameras, making it a go-to lens for a wide range of photography and video work.


      The Sony FE 20-70mm f/4 'G' lens is par excellence. It offers exceptional image quality with sharpness and minimal distortion across the zoom range. The lens's build quality is top-notch and it has a good amount of weather sealing, making it a reliable option for various shooting conditions. The autofocus is quick and accurate, making it suitable for both photography and video work. The lens's versatile zoom range makes it a great option for both full frame and APS-C cameras, offering a wide range of creative possibilities. Although it comes with a high price tag, the Sony FE 20-70mm f/4 'G' lens justifies its cost with its outstanding performance.The pros of the Sony FE 20-70mm f/4 'G' lens are:- Exceptional image quality- Quick and accurate autofocus- Versatile zoom range- Top-notch build qualityThe cons of the Sony FE 20-70mm f/4 'G' lens are:- High price tag- Barrel Distortion and pin Distortion at certain zoom ranges- Slightly average performance against lightIn the words of the reviewer, 'The designers of this lens clearly shared my ultimate that cynicism is the enemy of who wants to get anything done in the world and they actually pulled it of the bag and knocked this lens out the park. It really is excellent and a delight to work with, especially for people like me, wide-angle enthusiasts who also do a lot of video work.' Also, 'If I had a bit more money, then this would be my choice for a go-to lens for any Sony full-frame system. It's a great option for APS-C cameras too, making it highly recommended.'


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      Christopher Frost

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