Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DI VC USD : “Best Expert DSLR Lens”

Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 VC lens has received the “Best Expert DSLR Lens” award from the Technical Image Press Association (TIPA).

Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DI VC USD is a new long telephoto zoom lens for wildlife and action photographers, which is available for full-frame and APS-C sensor cameras. The SP 150-600mm Di VC USD lens now can be ordered in the USA with a price for $1,069.

The Tamron 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Di VC features the nano technology based, a fast USD (ultrasonic silent drive) motor and eBAND (extended bandwidth and angular dependency) coating, for flare and ghosting reduction. The lens employs 20 elements in 13 groups, with the front group containing 3 ED glass elements.

Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DI VC USD : “Best Expert DSLR Lens”

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Tamron Press Release

Tamron wins TIPA awards 2014

SP 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Di VC USD wins “BEST EXPERT DSLR LENS”

April 23, 2014, Saitama, Japan – Tamron Co., Ltd. (President & CEO: Morio Ono), a leading manufacturer of precision optics, has announced the innovative ultra-telephoto zoom lens with a focal length range of 150mm to 600mm, SP 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Di VC USD(Model A011), has been a awarded the TIPA AWARD/BEST EXPERT DSLR LENS Award.

BEST EXPERT DSLR LENS Award:

Reason for winning TIPA award (from original statement)

The Tamron 150-600 mm lens, for full-frame and APS-C DSLRS (with 1.5Xmagnification factor) incorporates VC (Vibration Compensation, Tamron’s image stabilization technology), a fast USD (ultrasonic silent drive), and eBAND (extended bandwidth and angular dependency) coating, for flare and ghosting reduction. The lens employs 20 elements in 13 groups, with the front group containing 3 ED glass elements. The circular, 9-bladed diaphragm provides exciting bokeh effects and maintains the circular shape even at 2 stops down from maximum aperture. The included SILKYPIX Developer Studio for Tamron uses optical data to correct any distortion, light falloff and chromatic aberrations.

TIPA Awards

These awards are presented each year by the Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) to top photo and imaging products.TIPA is made up of the chief editors and technical editors of 28 camera and imaging magazines from 14 countries including European countries, USA, Canada, South Africa, and Asia.