Whether you can believe it or not, the holidays will soon be here. Since we know they tend to have a way of sneaking up, we thought we’d help by putting together a list of some last-minute gift ideas for Sony photographers. With special pricing on many items for a limited time, you’ll be sure to find the perfect gift. We’re not just talking camera bodies – you can currently find great deals on over 30 of Sony’s 48 native mirrorless lenses.
Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS
Now: $799.99 (click here for details)
This compact zoom lens is a solid performer and a great gift for photographers who are out and about and want to keep their pack light. The versatility of this lens makes it possible to work with a lot of range and in a hurry, perfect for the busy photographer on the go.
Sony Sonnar T* FE 55mm f/1.8 ZA
Now: $949.99 (click here for details)
This full-frame e-mount prime lens is tack-sharp at all apertures and a classic in the Sony lineup. On an α7-series body, it's a slightly more telephoto normal lens, and mounted on a Sony α6300 or α6000, it’s a perfect portrait lens. A favorite amongst many Sony shooters, this lens would make a great gift for the photographer in your life (even if that’s you.)
Sony FE 70-200mm f/4 G OSS
Now: $1,399.99 (click here for details)
Every photographer needs a telephoto zoom in their lens foundation, and this one hits the sweet spot with its combination of size, reach and constant f/4 maximum aperture. It’s a lens that will immediately improve a photographer’s work, and who wouldn’t want that as a gift?
Sony α7 II
Now: $899.99 (click here for details)
This camera is an excellent choice for enthusiasts and amateur photographers moving to their first full-frame camera. Nuno Silva, prime director of content for 500px, included it on the List Of 10 Holiday Gift Ideas For Photographers From The 500px Team. He says, “On my wish list this year is the Sony α7 II with EF mount adapter. I’m loving how this new breed of compact-sized cameras are competing against larger clunky DSLR’s.”
Sony RX100 III
Now: $649.99 (click here for details)
An excellent gift for vloggers, the RX100 III is a testament to Sony’s ability to produce technology that stands the test of time. It even made Adorama’s list of the 50 Best Tech And Photography Gifts, where they say, “Don’t be fooled by this Sony Cyber-shot’s point-and-shoot functionality; with an f/1.8-2.8 Zeiss 24-70mm lens, this camera delivers top-notch image quality.”
Now: $3,499.99 (click here for details)
Setting a new standard for speed and focusing accuracy, the α9 will make the perfect gift for those who are all about the action. It made the Forbes Holiday Gift Guide 2018: The Best Travel Gadgets For Tech Lovers, who wrote that, “For the best of the best, Sony’s a9 knocks all others out of the park.”
Sony α7R III
Now: $2,799.99 (click here for details)
The Sony α7R III produces a new level of image quality that make it a camera any photographer would be happy to receive. In SLRLounge’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide For Photographers, they even say that the α7R III, “essentially is the best all-around camera on the market today.”
These are just a few of the products you’ll find with special pricing this holiday season. See all of the current special pricing on cameras, lenses and accessories.