Di II: Lenses are designed for exclusive use on digital cameras with smaller-size imagers and inherit all of the benefits of our Di products. These lenses are not designed for 35mm film cameras and digital cameras with image sensors larger than 24mm x 16mm.
The SP AF17-50mm f/2.8 is a lightweight, compact, fast standard zoom lens designed exclusively for digital SLR cameras, expanding the product concept of the popular SP AF28-75mm f/2.8 zoom lens.
In addition, portrait shots are made beautiful with the natural out-of-focus effect characteristic provided by the fast f/2.8 aperture. Additionally, a broader photographic expression through the use of faster shutter speeds as a result of the maximum aperture offers enhanced photographic pleasure. The lens boasts one of the best close-up shooting performances in the class of fast standard zoom lenses designed exclusively for digital cameras and featuring an f/2.8 maximum aperture throughout the entire zoom range, to ensure stress-free photographic shots at all focal lengths and distances.
The Tamron SP 17-50mm f/2.8 DI-II LD is commonly used for General purpose, Landscape/scenery, Landscape photography, Low light, Night photography, Portraits, Sports/action, Upgrade, Video, Weddings and more.The Tamron SP 17-50mm f/2.8 DI-II LD is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Enthusiast, Photo enthusiast, Pro photographer, Semi-professional, Semi-pro photographer among others.The Tamron SP 17-50mm f/2.8 DI-II LD is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Tamron SP 17-50mm f/2.8 DI-II LD: Consistent output, Durable, Easily interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice bokeh, Rugged and Strong construction