After a rather odd prototype leak of one of the lenses, Sony has officially unveiled a pair of super-telephoto lenses in the FE 600mm f/4 GM OSS lens and the FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6.3 G OSS lens. [Read more…]
B&H has the new Zeiss Otus 100mm f/1.4 lens in stock and now shipping for both Canon EF and Nikon F mounts. It joins the Zeiss Otus 28mm f/1.4, 55mm f/1.4, and 85mm f/1.4 lenses to help fill out the beautiful Otus line-up. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
Along with the new full-frame Lumix S1H, Panasonic also announced a new Micro Four Thirds lens, the Panasonic Leica DG Vario-Summilux 10-25mm f/1.7 ASPH. lens. It offers a 35mm equivalent zoom range of 20-50mm. [Read more…]
The new IRIX 150mm f/2.8 Macro 1:1 lens is now available for pre-order for $595 and should ship in late December. This is a manual focus macro lens with 1:1 maximum magnification and a 1.1′ minimum focus distance. It offers full frame coverage and is available for Canon, Nikon and Pentax lens mounts. You can pre-order it here at B&H Photo.
IRIX 150mm f/2.8 Macro 1:1 Lens Key Features
- Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/32
- Neutrino Coating
- 1:1 Magnification, 1.1′ Minimum Focus
- Manual Focus Design with Focus Lock
- Depth of Field and Focus Distance Scales
- Dragonfly Weather-Sealed Construction
- Rounded 11-Blade Diaphragm
Ricoh has unveiled that the full frame Pentax HD FA 50mm f/1.4 SDM AW lens for K-mount cameras will ship in July for $1199.
The lens features a rounded, 9-blade diaphragm, along with a redesigned ring motor for better AF response. While compatible with K-mount cameras for shooting operations, the electromagnetic diaphragm-control mechanism is only available when the lens is mounted on a Pentax K-1 Mark II, K-1, K-3 II, K-3, KP, K-70, K-S2 or K-S1 camera body.
You can view more specs and pre-order the new Pentax HD FA 50mm f/1.4 SDM AW lens here at B&H Photo.
SLR Magic introduced its new MicroPrime CINE lenses for Sony E-Mount cameras this week at NAB 2018. Out of the gate, we’re getting 4 lenses – 25mm T1.5, 35mm T1.3, 50mm T1.2 and 75mm T1.5. In June, SLR Magic is adding the 18mm T2.9 to the MicroPrime CINE lineup. [Read more…]