Tamron Adds Fast Prime To SP-Series Lens Lineup

Tamron has just lately launched a brand new quick prime lens, the Tamron SP 35mm F/1.4 Di USD (Mannequin F045), to commemorate its 40th anniversary of producing SP collection lenses. The lens, which Tamron says is provided with a big F/1.four aperture and high-speed, high-precision autofocus functionality, presents “exceptional reliability, plus other features for increased convenience, making it the perfect everyday lens for your creative pursuits.” Tamron believes the lens is a perfect answer for almost every photographic genre.

The lens can be utilized on DSLRs with full-frame sensors (leading to a 35mm focal length) and APS-C-sized sensors (resulting in a 35mm focal length) has as an efficient cropped focal size of 52.5mm. Listed here are some further technical specification for the lens:

  • The optical development: 14 parts in 10 groups).
  • 4 LD (Low Dispersion) and three GM (Glass-Molded Aspherical) lens parts.
  • BBAR-G2 coatings supply optimum correction towards ghosting and flare.
  • Consists of USD (Ultrasonic Silent Drive) and full-time Guide Focus override system.
  • Front floor of the lens factor has sturdy Fluorine coating.
  • Moisture-resistant development and seals all through the physique.
  • Suitable with TAMRON TAP-in ConsoleTM, for easy-to-load firmware updates
  • Locking lens hood for precise positioning

Tamron says the brand new prime might be out there for $899 at approved retailers on June 26th in Nikon mount and July 25th in Canon mount. For extra on this new prime lens, see the under press release:

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Tamron Declares “Ultimate” Lens to Commemorate 40th Anniversary of SP Collection Lenses

Fast fastened focal SP 35mm F/1.four Di USD (Mannequin F045) boldly demonstrates Tamron’s lens-making experience

June 3, 2019, Commack, NY— Tamron declares the launch of a new fastened focal lens, the SP 35mm F/1.4 Di USD (Model F045), for full-frame DSLR cameras. The lens, announced as under-development this February, might be obtainable at Tamron USA approved retailers at approximately $899 on June 26th in Nikon mount and July 25th in Canon mount.

Tamron’s SP (Superior Performance) lens collection was born in 1979, based mostly on the concept of delivering lenses for taking the right picture for many who love images. This yr marks the 40th anniversary of the collection. In celebration, Tamron has developed the Model F045, the distillation of Tamron’s collected lens-making experience and craftsmanship. This orthodox fastened focal lens, which some contemplate probably the most primary of all interchangeable lenses, is the embodiment of all optical know-how and manufacturing knowhow Tamron has developed thus far. The Model F045’s unprecedented high-resolution picture quality and delightful, appealing background bokeh lets photographers capture any scene right down to the finest particulars. The external lens barrel was developed by means of the tireless pursuit of operability and durability, focusing always on the needs of photographers. This lens is provided with a big F/1.four aperture and high-speed, high-precision AF functionality offering exceptional reliability, plus numerous other options for elevated comfort, making it the right on a regular basis lens on your artistic pursuits. It’s ideally fitted to almost each photographic genre, including photojournalism, panorama, sports activities, road life, wedding ceremony groups and family snapshots.

Product Improvement Background

“To commemorate the 40th Anniversary of Tamron’s renowned SP series lenses that are designed and constructed to deliver the highest levels of performance, we drew upon our accumulated expertise and technologies to create the ‘ultimate lens’ — the Model F045,” stated the individual answerable for product planning. “Our goal was to achieve high resolution, fidelity of point light source and beautiful bokeh,” he continued. “We deployed existing skills, like our highly regarded knowhow for producing bokeh, and combined them with new innovations like BBAR-G2 (Broad-Band Anti-Reflection Generation 2) Coating for anti-reflection performance. Today we announce with sincere pride that the Model F045 embodies Tamron’s philosophy for manufacturing and is the finest lens in Tamron’s history.”


  1. Consummate picture high quality across the whole frame from edge-to-edge

The optical development (14 parts in 10 groups) leverages the most effective of Tamron know-how and contains a beneficiant association of particular glass supplies including four LD (Low Dispersion) and three GM (Glass Molded Aspherical) lens parts. This mix of elements efficiently eliminates the consequences of chromatic aberrations (that are notably perilous for high-speed lenses) in addition to different optical aberrations to the greatest extent attainable. Even at its maximum aperture of F/1.four, excessive decision efficiency is achieved from the middle of the frame to the sides, providing superior aberration correction to keep good constancy of point shapes. The result’s final ultra-high image quality. This distinctive optical efficiency extends to the standard of defocused bokeh areas. With this lens, photographers can capture dramatic pictures that neatly sculpt their subjects towards giant and superbly interesting background bokeh.

  1. Subsequent-generation BBAR-G2 Coating

To maximize the optical performance and ultra-high image quality of this lens, special measures are in place for optimum correction towards ghosting and flare. Tamron has developed BBAR-G2 Coating via continued analysis into the coating applied sciences they have developed over many years. This new BBAR-G2 Coating vastly exceeds the efficiency of the original BBAR (Broad-Band Anti-Reflection) Coating that enjoys an extended and well-established fame in its own right. Along with minimizing ghosting and flare, BBAR-G2 Coating allows clear pictures with beautiful, unprecedented distinction.

  1. Exceptionally reliable, quick and accurate AF

The AF drive is provided with Tamron’s proprietary USD (Ultrasonic Silent Drive). This know-how affords an autofocusing system with excessive velocity, precision and quiet operation—even in a large aperture lens, which is usually greater and heavier. Moreover, because of the Dynamic Rolling-cam mechanism that has been newly developed particularly for this lens, Tamron has succeeded in minimizing the drive load positioned on the main target lens element. This breakthrough ensures secure AF working efficiency and improves reliability even beneath the tough capturing circumstances of professional use, including high and low temperature extremes. This exceptional lens can also be outfitted with a Full-Time Guide Focus override system so photographers can instantly make positive adjustments to the point of focus, even when using the AF mode.

  1. Vastly improved highly sturdy Fluorine Coating

The entrance floor of the lens factor is coated with a Fluorine Coating based mostly on a newly developed fluorine compound with high water- and oil-repellent properties. The lens surface is simpler to wipe clean and is less weak to the damaging effects of filth, mud, moisture, and fingerprints, and enabling your necessary lenses to be regularly protected on a long-term basis.

  1. Moisture-Resistant Development

Seals are situated at the lens mount area and other crucial places to stop infiltration of moisture and/or rain to offer Moisture-Resistant Development. This function affords a further layer of safety when capturing outdoor beneath hostile climate circumstances.

  1. Suitable with TAMRON TAP-in ConsoleTM, an elective accessory

The Mannequin F045 is suitable with the TAMRON TAP-in Console, an optionally available accessory product that provides a USB connection to a personal pc, enabling customers to simply update a lens’s firmware in addition to customize features including high-quality changes to the AF.

  1. Locking lens hood for precise positioning

The included lens hood is provided with a locking mechanism. With the ability to reliably connect the hood prevents it from unintentionally shifting position or coming off at the fallacious time.

  1. In keeping with Tamron’s refined design concepts

The smoothly contoured body and the texture of advantageous particulars reinforce simple operation and ensure intuitive use. The form boasts a high-grade feel worthy of a next-generation model that’s full of superior applied sciences. The shape snugly homes the interior elements, while the rigorously finished Luminous Gold brand ring and painstakingly precise development converse loudly of the acute top quality of the lens. Combined with the ergonomic change field form, highly legible distance-scale window and durable metallic mount, the lens boasts a finely-finished rugged and useful design.


Mannequin: F045
Focal Size: 35mm
Most Aperture: F/1.four
Angle of View (diagonal): 63°26′ (for full-frame DSLR cameras)
Optical Development: 14 parts in 10 teams
Minimal Object Distance: 0.3m (11.eight in)
Most Magnification Ratio: 1:5
Filter Measurement: Ø72mm
Most Diameter: Ø80.9mm
Length*: for Canon four.1 in (104.8mm)
: for Nikon four in (102.3mm)
Weight: for Canon 28.7 oz (815g)
: for Nikon 28.4 oz. (805g)
Aperture Blades: 9 (round diaphragm)**
Minimal Aperture: F/16
Commonplace Equipment: Flower-shaped hood, Lens caps, Lens pouch
Suitable Mounts: Canon EF mount, Nikon F mount

* Length is the space from the entrance tip of the lens to the lens mount face.

** The round diaphragm stays virtually perfectly circular up to two stops down from most aperture.

Specs, look, functionality, and so on. are topic to vary with out prior discover.