This is probably the only one of these I’ll ever get my hands on since they are only making 100 units of it but it sure is a unique lens. The Mitakon Speedmaster 135mm f/1.4 lens features a clickless aperture and a long-throw focus ring around the massive barrel. It uses 105mm filters. [Read more…]
Lensbaby has announced its new Composer Pro II lens with the Edge 50 Optic, which is available for Canon, Nikon, Sony A, Pentax K, Fuji X, Sony E, Micro Four Thirds and Samsung NX mounts. It is a 50mm f/3.2 lens with a 9-blade aperture and manual focus and aperture control. The lens is compatible with other lenses in the Optic Swap System. [Read more…]
The PhotoPlus Expo 2015 takes place October 21-24 at the Javits Convention Center in New York City.
PhotoPlus is always a fun show to attend with access to all the latest gear from virtually every photography company. Additionally, there is a full conference attached to the expo with loads of seminars and hands-on training available. But even if you only attend the expo, there are so many open teaching segments at manufacturers’ booths that you could fill your time there with these free sessions. [Read more…]