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Cosina-Voigtlander announced three new lenses for Sony E-mount

Cosina announced the development of three new Voigtlander lenses for full frame Sony E-mount system. The lenses are the Voigtlander APO-MACRO LANTHAR 65mm f/2, NOKTON 35mm f/1.4 and NOKTON 40mm f/1.2. The new lenses support the 5-axis image stabilization system and EXIF transmission to camera body. They are all manual focus with 1/3 step aperture selection. Cosina displayed the new optics at theContinue Reading

Irix Unveils Ultra-Wide 11mm f/4 Lens

Irix has announced a new 11mm f/4 wide-angle lens for full-frame DSLR users.  This is the second model that will join the existing 15mm F2.4. The newly-announced manual focus lens offers photographers a whopping 126° view with “minimal distortion, as low as 3.13%”. The Irix 11mm F4 lens comes in two versions Blackstone and Firefly for full-frame Canon,Continue Reading

Fujifilm launches MK series of cinema lenses for Sony E-mount

Fujifilm has announced two new ‘MK’ Super 35 cinema lenses for Sony E-mount system cameras. The new products are the MK 18-55mm T2.9 and MK 50-135mm T2.9. The MK Series of lenses are dedicated to video filming. In addition to the E-mount versions, which are designed for Super 35 or APS-C sensors, Fujifilm will be releasing the same lensesContinue 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

Fujifilm Updates 2018 X-Mount Lens Roadmap

Fujifilm has released an updated roadmap for their X Mount lenses in 2017. The 2018 Fuji X-mount lens roadmap now shows off a new ultra wide-angle zoom and a telephoto prime lens. The lineup of FUJINON X Mount lenses designed for the X Series now includes a total of 24 models to date. Fujifilm plans to develop a telephoto prime and an ultra-wide angle zoom. CheckoutContinue 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

Panasonic 8-18mm and 50-200mm Lenses To Be Announced in Late 2017

Panasonic is planning to release 8-18mm f/2.8-4.0 and 50-200mm f/2.8-4.0 lenses in late 2017. Both lenses are expected to be announced in late Summer around September, 2017. The trio of Leica DG lenses consists of 8-18mm wide-angle, 12-60mm standart zoom and 50-200mm telephoto zoom. All these lenses will provide f/2.8 and f/4 aperture through out the zoom range.Continue Reading

New Sigma 135mm f/1.8 DG Art, 14mm f/1.8 DG Art, 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS Art, 100-400mm DG OS C Coming Soon

Sigma will announce four new lenses for the upcoming CP + 2017 show. These will be the Sigma 135mm f/1.8 DG Art, 14mm f/1.8 DG Art, 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS Art, 100-400mm DG OS C lenses. It appears that the star of the CP + 2017 event will be Sigma. New ART-series lenses are on their way for the Camera and Imaging ShowContinue Reading

7 Most Popular Micro Four Thirds Lenses

In this article you will find the most popular Micro Four Thirds lenses we choose for recommendation. Want to buy a new lens for your mirrorless system camera, but you can not decide which one to get? Here are some of our choices! As you know the Micro Four Thirds system has a 2x crop factor, soContinue Reading