Tokina officially announces a new Fìrin series lens for the Sony E–mount system. This is a 20mm wide-angle lens designed specifically for mirrorless cameras. Equipped with a 13 lens optical system organized in 11 groups, the new Japanese lens promises very low levels of spherical aberration, distortion and chromatic aberration.
The on-board electronics boasts an ultrasonic motor coupled with a GMR sensor that ensures precise and silent focusing, as well as full integration with the Sony Fast Hybrid AF system. The debut on the Japanese market is scheduled for April. In May, however, in the rest of the world. Prices currently unknown.