News

June 21, 2013
Tamron Co., Ltd.

Tamron Announces the Launch of
SP 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 USD (Model F004)
For Sony mount

June 21th, 2013, Saitama, Japan - Tamron Co., Ltd. (President and CEO: Morio Ono / Headquarters: Saitama City), a leading manufacturer of optical equipment, announced the launch of a full-size next generation 90mm Macro lens in Sony mount model that features completely redesigned optics, and equipped with USD (Ultrasonic Silent Drive) *1

The SP 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 USD (Model F004) for Sony will be first released in Japan on June 27th, 2013 and subsequently elsewhere.

SP 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 USD (Model F004)

SP 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 USD (Model F004)
For Sony mount

Product Name Date of Launch (in Japan)
SP 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 USD*2
(Model F004)
for Sony
June 27th, 2013 in Japan
and subsequently elsewhere

*1 USD (Ultrasonic Silent Drive) is Tamron's proprietary ultrasonic motor drive.
*2 The Sony mount model does not include VC because the body of Sony digital SLR cameras includes image stabilization functionality. The product name for Sony cameras is "SP 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 USD" without the VC designation.

Compatible Mounts: Canon, Nikon, Sony
The Sony mount model will be first released in Japan on June 27th, 2013 and subsequently elsewhere. The Canon mount and the Nikon mount are now on sale.

Specifications

Model: F004
Focal length: 90mm
Maximum aperture: F/2.8
Angle of view (diagonal): 27゜02' (with full-size SLR cameras)
17゜37' (with APS-C sized sensor digital SLR cameras)
Lens construction: 14 elements in 11 groups
Minimum focus distance: 0.3m (11.8 in)
Maximum magnification ratio: 1:1
Working distance: 139mm (5.5 in)
Filter size: Φ58mm
Length*1: 116.5mm (4.6 in)*
Entire length*2: 122.9mm (4.8 in)*
Diameter: Φ76.4mm
Weight: 520g (18.3oz)*
No. of diaphragm blades: 9 (rounded diaphragm*3)
Minimum aperture: F/32
Standard accessory: Lens hood
Compatible mounts: Canon, Nikon, Sony

- Specifications, appearance, functionality, etc., may be changed without prior notice.
*Length, entire length and weight values given are for the Sony mount.
*1: Length is the distance between the mount face and the tip of the lens.
*2: Entire length is the distance between the tip of the lens and the tip of the protrusion.
*3:This rounded diaphragm retains a nearly circular shape even when taken two stops down from its fully open state.