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Tokina delivers Sony-mount 11-16mm wide-angle zoom lens


A couple of years ago, Kenko Tokina launched the AT-X 116 Pro DX II, an 11-16mm f/2.8 wide-angle zoom lens that updated its earlier version with improved coatings, and for Nikon shooters, an SD-M autofocus motor and GMR sensor. These both allow use on bodies lacking a screw-drive focus motor, and improve focus...

Tokina ships new 12-28mm constant-aperture wide zoom, full-res samples available

Last January, Tokina revealed that it was developing the AT-X 12-28 PRO DX wide-angle zoom lens, a replacement for the now rather long-in-the-tooth AT-X 124 PRO DX II.

The existing lens, which first shipped in 2009 as a tweaked variant of a 2004 design, has proven popular for its f/4 constant aperture, as well as an optical design that was...