Tamron 60mm f/2.8 Macro VC Full Frame Lens Patent

Tamron filed a new zoom lens patent in Japan. The new patent describes the Tamron 60mm f/2.8 Macro VC lens designed for cameras with full-frame image sensors.

Tamron has many good high maginifcation lenses especially ideal for macro and portrait photography. This lens also comes with built-in Vibration Compensation technology.

This would be good news for the current Sony A7-series E-mount camera users. As Tamron produce such good lenses with an affordable price.

Tamron 60mm f/2.8 Macro VC Lens Patent


The company filed several FE lenses in the past. They are the 28mm f/2.8, 28-70mm f/3.5-5.6, 28-320mm f/3.5-6.3, 50mm f/2.8, 60mm f/2.8 models.

Take a look at the patent details below translated by Google.

  • Patent Publication No. 2015-18124
    • Published 2015.1.29
    • Filing date 2013.7.11
  • Example 1
    • Focal length f = 28.84-86.11-315.84
    • Fno. 3.6888-5.2135-6.5631
    • Angle of view 2ω = 75.218-26.4822-7.5356
  • Tamron patent
    • Positive and negative positive and negative negative 5-group zoom
    • Inner focus (group 4)
    • Anti-vibration (third group)

Via: Egami