Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM vs Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III – Comparison


Here is a side by side comparison of the Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM vs Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III wide-angle zoom lenses.

The FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM  is a full-frame-compatible ultra-wide angle lens for Sony’s E-mount mirrorless system. With this lens the G Master series meets a fast wide-angle zoom.

Sony users can also use the EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III on an E-mount camera with the help of the EF-E Smart Adapter. So we’ve decided to make a comparison of Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM vs Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III lenses to see the differences.

Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM vs Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III Specs Comparison

Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM vs Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III - Comparison

Sony FE 16-35mm F2.8 GM Lens Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM Lens
Focal Length: 16 – 35mm Focal Length: 16 – 35mm
Maximum Aperture: f/2.8 Maximum Aperture: f/2.8
Minimum Aperture: f/22 Minimum Aperture: f/22
Camera Mount Type: Sony E Camera Mount Type: Canon EF
Format Compatibility: Full-Frame 35mm Format Compatibility: Full-Frame 35mm
Angle of View: 107° – 63° Angle of View: 108° 10′ – 63°
Minimum Focus Distance: 11.02″ (28 cm) Minimum Focus Distance 11.02″ (28 cm)
Elements/Groups: 16 / 13 Elements/Groups: 16 / 11
Diaphragm Blades: 11 Rounded Diaphragm Blades: 9 Rounded
Image Stabilization: No Image Stabilization: No
Autofocus: Yes Autofocus: Yes
Filter Thread Front: 82 mm Filter Thread Front: 82 mm
Dimensions (DxL): 3.48 x 4.79″ Dimensions (DxL): 3.48 x 5.02″
Weight: 24 oz (680 g) Weight: 27.87 oz (790 g)
List Price: $2,198 List Price: $2,199