Sony is rumored to announce a replacement for the 35mm f/1.4 G lens for A-mount cameras. The successor for the Sony 35mm f/1.4 G A-mount lens could be introduced at the Photokina 2014 show.
Sony will announce several new lenses for both A-mount and E-mount cameras at Photokina Show which will take place in September, 2014. Now according to sources, Sony will launch the successor to the 35mm f/1.4 G lens soon.
The Sony 35mm f/1.4 G lens has been available on the market since 2006.This A-mount lens features a focal length at 35mm and maximum aperture of f/1.4, which is great for portrait photography and in low-light conditions.
Sony 35mm f/1.4 G A-mount Lens Replacement Coming at Photokina 2014
The replacement for the Sony 35mm f/1.4 G lens will be entirely developed by Sony and will not be Zeiss branded. This is one of the oldest A-mount lens so the users already have cheaper and better alternatives like the Sigma ART 35mm lens.
Sony’s roadmap includes more FE lenses that are on the way. They are most likely wide angle zoom, standart zoom and a fast prime lenses. The development of Zeiss FE 16-35mm f/4 ZA OSS and Sony FE PZ 28-135mm f/4 G OSS lenses already announced.
The list appear to be include the successor to the 35mm f/1.4 G lens. There are not much details at the moment for the new model like the specs list or the price info. The current SAL-35F14G prime lens priced for $1,499 at several camera stores.