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Kowa Prominar 90mm f/2.5 MFT lens displayed at the CP+ 2017

New Kowa Prominar 90mm f/2.5 lens has been on display at CP+ 2017 show. Designed for Micro Four Thirds system cameras this is a high-definition macro lens. Kowa Prominar already has three models in their MFT lenses lineup. They are the 8.5mm f/2.8, 12mm f/1.8, 25mm f/1.8 prime optics. The Kowa Prominar 90mm f/2.5 macro lens will provide a 35mm focalContinue Reading

Pentax D FA 50mm f/1.4 Lens Coming at CP+ 2017

Ricoh announced that the company is actively developing a new Pentax D FA 50mm f/1.4 lens.  They will exhibit the product currently under development at the world premiere show CP + 2017. The exhibition will start this Thursday and will end on February 26. The prime optic with bright aperture will be available in K-mount and for full-frame DSLR cameras.Continue Reading

Sigma Announces 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM lens

Sigma has announced the 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM telephoto zoom lens. The lens is compact and lightweight optically stabilized with with a dust and splashproof mount. It weighs 1160g/41oz, is 182mm/7.2in long, and has a 67mm diameter filter thread. For quick control of the angle of view, the zoom ring incorporates a push/pull mechanism in additionContinue Reading

Sigma 14mm F1.8, 24-70mm F2.8 and 135mm F1.8 Art Lenses Announced

Sigma has announced two primes and one zoom for the high-end ‘Art’ lenses. New products are the Sigma 14mm F1.8, 24-70mm F2.8 and 135mm F1.8 Art. All three are designed for full-frame Canon, Nikon and Sigma bodies. According to Sigma, the ultra-wide 14mm F1.8 DG HSM is the ‘world’s first and only F1.8 ultra-wide-angle lens.’  The lensContinue Reading

Canon EOS Rebel T7i / 800D Announced with Dual Pixel AF

Canon announced its latest entry-level DSLR, the EOS Rebel T7i (known as the EOS 800D in most regions and the Kiss X9i in Japan). The new Rebel T7i maintains the same 24.4MP resolution CMOS sensor as its T6i predecessor. Main differences are the 45-point all cross-type autofocus system used for viewfinder shooting, and Dual Pixel AF in liveContinue Reading

Canon EOS 77D DSLR Camera Announced

Canon has introduced the EOS 77D DSLR camera (known as the EOS 9000D in some regions). This models is the replacement to the current Rebel T6s/EOS 760D. The new EOS 77D has a position above the Canon’s Rebel line of entry-level DSLRs and below the mid-level EOS 80D. It features a 24.2MP sensor with Dual Pixel autofocus and updated Digic 7 processor. TheContinue Reading

Canon EOS M6 mirrorless camera officially announced

Canon has unveiled the EOS M6 mirrorless camera before for the CP+ 2017 event. This is an upgraded version of the EOS M3, which was released in 2015. The new camera shares essentially all of the M5’s internal components. The EOS M6 specs list include the 24MP APS-C sensor with Dual Pixel CMOS AF, Digic 7 processor. It’s alsoContinue Reading

Sony Unveils FE 85mm F1.8 and FE 100mm F2.8 STF GM OSS Lenses

Sony has announced two new prime lenses for full-frame E-mount system. The new portrait models are the FE 100mm F2.8 STF GM OSS & FE 85mm F1.8 lenses. Sony’s FE 100mm F2.8 STF GM OSS lens becomes the fourth lens in Sony’s G Master line-up while the FE 85mm F1.8 lens is the budget-friendly portrait. The new lensesContinue Reading

Tamron announces 70-200mm F2.8 and 10-24mm F3.5-4.5 lenses

Tamron has announced new updates to 70-200mm F2.8 and 10-24mm F3.5-4.5 lenses. The full-frame Tamron SP 70-200mm F2.8 Di VC USD G2 improves on its predecessor with faster autofocus and better stabilization. The boosted Vibration Correction now provides 5 stops of stabilization.Tamron claims the inclusion of two microcomputers and a new AF algorithm has improved focus speedContinue Reading

Samyang announces the new XEEN 20mm T1.9 Cine lens

Samyang / Rokinon today introduced the XEEN 20mm T1.9 full-frame wide-angle lens. The new Cine lens  enhances the XEEN line up and brings the total range to eight lenses. The new XEEN 20mm offers outstanding image quality from resolving power for 4K+ production for filming video and cinema. The XEEN 20mm T1.9 is designed for professional video-Continue Reading