differences

Reasons to consider the Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS

Has a silent focus motor Generic motor vs None
Help
Almost the same
Auto focus Yes vs No
Help
Image stabilization Sony SteadyShot vs None
Help
Helps eliminate blur caused by small camera movements
More magnification 1:1 (1) vs 1:2 (0.5)
Help
Take macro shots with subjects 2x larger in your photo
Slightly better wide angle 90 mm vs 105 mm
Help
More than 10% better wide angle
Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS Learn more about
the Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS

Reasons to consider the Nikon Micro 105mm f/2.8 AIS

Significantly narrower aperture f/32 vs f/22
Help
At its narrowest, the Micro 105mm f/2.8 AIS goes 1.1 f-stops narrower
Shorter 84 mm vs 131 mm
Help
Around 40% shorter
Smaller diameter 66 mm vs 79 mm
Help
Around 20% smaller lens at the end
Slightly better telephoto 105 mm vs 90 mm
Help
Around 20% more reach, less perspective distortion
Nikon Nikkor Micro 105mm f/2.8 AIS Learn more about
the Nikon Micro 105mm f/2.8 AIS

similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Prime lens Fixed focal length prime lenses Help
Typically very sharp

LensHero is not aware of any interesting weaknesses shared by these two products.

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

LensHero is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

LensHero is not aware of any interesting weaknesses shared by these two products.

competitors

Nikon Nikkor Micro 105mm f/2.8 AIS Competitors

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

Macro lens

$739 - $799

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Image stabilization Image stabilization
Diameter Larger diameter
Tamron 90mm f/2.8 SP Di Macro Nikon F

Tamron 90mm f/2.8 SP Di Macro Nikon F

Macro lens

$321 - $499

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Auto focus Auto focus
Diameter Slightly larger diameter
Tamron 180mm f/3.5 Macro Nikon F

Tamron 180mm f/3.5 Macro Nikon F

Macro lens

$865

Focus motor Has a silent focus motor
Auto focus Auto focus
Length Longer

Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS Competitors

Sony FE 70-200mm f/4 G OSS

Sony FE 70-200mm f/4 G OSS

Telephoto lens

$1,298 - $1,498

Max focal length Better telephoto
Zoom range More zoom
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Placeholder

Samyang 100mm f/2.8 ED UMC Macro

Portrait lens

$455

Wide minimum Significantly narrower aperture
Lowest price Cheaper
Auto focus Auto focus
Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8 Sony E Full Frame

Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8 Sony E Full Frame

Low light lens

$1,200

Aperture Wider aperture
Length Shorter
Image stabilization No image stabilization

discussion Which do you think is better?

Speech is free, but discussion at LensHero is moderated! Please discuss your opinion of these lenses here, and discuss feedback for LensHero at our support community.

Showing 0 comments