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Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM Lens Reviews Roundup


First Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM lens reviews now available on the web. The new ultra wide-angle zoom lens for professional and enthusiast photographers is currently shipping in the US. Th eprice is $2,199 and available at  Amazon | B&H Photo |Adorama stores. The new EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM lens combines outstanding image quality, a fast, constant aperture and a rugged design. It features aContinue Reading

Tamron 60mm f/2.8 Macro VC Full Frame Lens Patent


Tamron filed a new zoom lens patent in Japan. The new patent describes the Tamron 60mm f/2.8 Macro VC lens designed for cameras with full-frame image sensors. Tamron has many good high maginifcation lenses especially ideal for macro and portrait photography. This lens also comes with built-in Vibration Compensation technology. This would be good news for the current Sony A7-series E-mount camera users. AsContinue Reading

Additional information of Irix 11mm f/4 lens


Additional information of Irix 11mm f/4 wide-angle prime lens now available online. The Irix 11mm f/4 ultra-wide-angle, rectilinear manual-focus lens designed for Canon EF, Nikon F, Pentax K mount full-frame DSLR cameras. Providing a focal length of 11mm, this new lens model is ideal for outdoor and indoor photography whether it is photojournalism, landscapes or architecture. New IrixContinue Reading

Venus Optics announces Laowa 7.5mm F2 for MFT and 15mm F2 FE Zero-D


Venus Optics has announced the new Laowa 7.5mm F2 and 15mm F2 FE Zero-D lenses. The Laowa 15mm F2 FE Zero-D is the world’s fastest lens for Sony full frame E-mount cameras. The Laowa 7.5mm F2 is the world’s widest optic for Micro Four Thirds cameras. The new Laowa lenses for both MFT and Sony E-mount cameras willContinue Reading

Sony FE 85mm f/1.4 GM Lens Test Results


Sony FE 85mm f/1.4 GM lens test results published by DxOMark.  Tested on the Sony A7R II, the new lens achieved an excellent result overall. The bright standard prime optic is the best 85mm lens for Sony A7 series cameras! The lens achieved a score of 49 and showed high sharpness and excellent control of lateral chromatic aberration. According to DxOMark test, the lens has optimum performanceContinue Reading

Sony announces FE 50mm F2.8 Macro lens with 1:1 reproduction


Sony has announced the FE 50mm F2.8 Macro lens. This is a full-frame lens with true 1:1 macro magnification. It provides a minimum focus distance of 16cm/6.3inch. The new macro optic is resistant to dust and moisture. Lightweight and compact standard macro prime model SEL50M28 offers versatile shooting experience The lens construction includes 8 elements in 7 groupsContinue Reading

Canon Announces EF 16-35 f/2.8L III & EF 24-105 f/4L IS II


In addition to the new EOS 5D Mark IV DSLR, Canon have also added the new EF 24-105mm f/4L IS II USM and the EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM to their extensive lineup of lenses. The new EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM Ultra-Wide Zoom Lens features a large diameter GMO dual surface aspherical lens andContinue Reading

EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III & EF 24-105mm f/4L IS II Specs and Price Leaked


Canon is on the verge to announce the EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III and EF 24-105mm F4L IS II lenses soon. Both lenses are expected to arrive with the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV digital SLR camera. Official announcement slated for August 25, 2016. Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM Shipping in late October, 2016 USA $2199: B&H Photo | Amazon | Adorama Canon EF 24-105mmContinue Reading

Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM Will Be The Next G Master Zoom Lens


Good news for Sony E-mount users. Looks like the next G Master zoom lens will be a FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM model. The new Sony high-end lenses for full-frame mirrorless cameras known as G Master (GM) sits above the current ‘G-series‘ lenses with a premium price. In February 2016 the company had introduced the first three models in the line up. TheyContinue Reading

Venus Optics Launches Laowa 12mm f/2.8 Lens


Venus Optics has announced the new Laowa Zero-D 12mm f/2.8 lens. It is the world’s widest full frame F2.8 lens featuring an ultra-wide 122° Angle of View. The optic can boast great image quality, portable size, as well as “close-to-zero” lens distortion. The Laowa 12mm f/2.8 Lens is designed for photographers for everyday use. It is anContinue Reading