I got new updated information that the new Tokina atx-m 11-18mm f/2.8 for Sony E mount (APS-C) will be announced on September 14.
At the same time, I have got another info that the lens will be available as white finished body as well. I have been told that the Kenko Tokina company has incorporated a new factory into their corporate family, who has developed a unique painting technology for high precision products. This technology will be used for Tokina lenses as well.
Also this year Kenko Tokina celebrates its 65th anniversary and in commemoration of this anniversary besides white version of Tokina atx-m 11-18mm F2.8 Tokina is going to release its well known models atx-i 11-16mm F2.8 CF, atx-i 11-20mm F2.8 CF and atx-i 100mm F2.8 FF MACRO in white exterior design as well.
Tokina 11-18mm f/2.8 lens specs:
- APS-C autofocus lens
- 67mm filter size
- USB port for firmware updates
- black or white options
- announcement on September 14