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…]
Sigma has released new information regarding compatibility of its lenses with the Canon EOS R.
I’ve posted the entire statement below; however, I wanted to note a little bit of anecdotal evidence on the topic. I’m currently testing the EOS R and have used it with the base EF adapter and Sigma lenses in my normal operating manner. Even with 15-year-old Sigma lenses, my results have been just fine. There may be some edge-case uses that I haven’t attempted yet that end up throwing me for a loop – but so far, so good.
Read on for the full compatibility notice from Sigma below. [Read more…]
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…]
The latest milestone numbers for Canon reminds us of just what a behemoth that Canon really is. Since first EOS 650 SLR rolled off the line in 1987 and, since then, Canon has produced 90 million EOS film and digital cameras and 130 million EF lenses. A Canon EOS 5D Mark IV DSLR Camera was the 90 millionth EOS Series camera produced, while an EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM Ultra-Wide Zoom Lens was the Company’s 130 millionth interchangeable lens. [Read more…]
The Nikon D850 has a high resolution 45.7MP full frame sensor. This makes it challenging on lenses to match the capability of the sensor. Fortunately, Nikon has lots of great lenses up to the task and has released a list of recommended lenses for the D850 that can accomodate the new sensor to the fullest. Check them out below. [Read more…]
Just ahead of NAB, Sigma has announced a pair of new Cine Prime lenses for full frame sensors in Canon EF, Sony E and PL mounts. [Read more…]
There are still several Canon lenses available with instant rebates up to $150 off regular prices. These instant rebates are set to end on January 30, 2016. Check them all out below. [Read more…]
B&H has the Nikon Macro and Portrait 85mm f/3.5 and 35mm f/1.8 Two Lens Kit for $496.95 (reg. $816.95). Check it out here at B&H Photo.
When I reviewed the ExoLens for iPhone 6 last year, my chief complaint was the poor image quality when using the lenses kitted with the ExoLens frame. That problem may be solved now that Zeiss has jumped into the lens game with ExoLens with a lens kit that includes the Mutar 0.6x wide angle, Mutar 2x telephoto, and Vario-Proxar macro lenses. [Read more…]