Tag Archives: macro

Sigma Now Shipping 5 of its E-mount Art Prime Lenses

Sigma has announced that five of its Sony E-Mount Art prime lenses are now shipping. The new Sigma Art lenses for Sony E-mount are basically the existing lenses for DSLRs with an added Sigma MC-11 adapter. The 20mm F1.4 DG HSM, Sigma 24mm F1.4 DG HSM, Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM, Sigma 50mm F1.4 DG HSM and 85mm F1.4 DG HSM areContinue Reading

Voigtlander Macro APO Lanthar 110mm f/2.5 lens announced for Sony E-mount

Voigtlander officially announced the new Macro APO Lanthar 110mm f/2.5 lens. The APO Lanthar 110mm f/2.5 is a high performance in the Fokentoren lens lineup. Macro lens has a maximum shooting magnification of 1: 1 (shooting distance 35 cm). Designed for full frame Sony E-mount cameras the new glass will cost ¥148,000 around $1,300. (check the US pricingContinue Reading

Sigma 70mm f/2.8 DG Macro Art Lens Price $569, Available for Pre-order

Sigma today announced the US price and release date of Sigma 70mm f/2.8 DG MACRO Art lens. The US price for the macro optic is $569.00 and it is available for pre-order at major camera stores. This is the first macro lens in the Art-series line, offering true 1:1 reproduction. Full-time manual focus is available even in autofocusContinue Reading

Yongnuo unveils YN 60mm F2 MF macro lens

Yongnuo has introduced its newest YN 60mm F2 MF macro lens. There has been no official word on what mount it will be made for, but the gold-plated contacts in the product shot make this a Canon EF lens. Price also hasn’t been revealed. The model has a minimum focus distance from 0.234m / 9.2-inchesContinue Reading

Best Canon Macro Lenses

Looking for the best Canon macro lenses? In our Canon lens guide you can find the best macro lenses for close-up, flower and insect photography. First of all what is macro photography? It is also known as close-up photography, is one of the most popular types of photography among professionals and amateurs alike, as it can revealContinue Reading

Best Nikon Macro Lenses

Looking for the best Nikon macro lenses? In our Nikon lens guide you can find the best macro lenses for close-up, flower and insect photography. First of all what is macro photography? It is also known as close-up photography, is one of the most popular types of photography among professionals and amateurs alike, as it canContinue Reading

Meyer Optik Nocturnus 75mm f/0.95 mirrorless lens announced

Meyer Optik announced a new Nocturnus 75mm f/0.95 lens for mirrorless cameras. The long prime lens will be available for Leica M, Sony E and Fuji X mounts. For similar bright aperture models see the Meyer Optik lenses like the Nocturnus 50 f/0.95 II and Nocturnus 35mm f/0.95 lenses for Sony E-mount. It will feature a 15-bladed iris that MeyerContinue Reading

Meyer Optik Görlitz APO-Makro-Plasmat 105mm f2.7

Meyer Optik will soon start a Kickstarter funding campaign for another retro lens remake: Meyer Optik Görlitz APO-Makro-Plasmat 105mm f2.7. The APO-Makro-Plasmat 105 f2.7 is the latest lens from Meyer Optik Görlitz. The Plasmat lenses, especially the Makro Plasmat (Makro meaning for 35mm film), are probably the most famous lens of the Meyer portfolio. The price is expected toContinue Reading

Best Lenses for Fujifilm X-T20 in 2018

Here is our guide to the best lenses for Fujifilm X–T20 to buy in 2018. If you’re looking for the absolute best lenses for professional use with the Fujifilm X-series system, then look no further than here. The list of lenses for Fujifilm X-T20 in 2018 includes reviews of top zoom and prime lenses from kit and wide angle to portrait and telephoto. We’ve tried to list theContinue Reading

Best Lenses for Fujifilm X-T2 in 2018

Here is our guide to the best lenses for Fujifilm X–T2 to buy in 2018. If you’re looking for the absolute best lenses for professional use with the Fujifilm X-series system, then look no further than here. The list of lenses for Fujifilm X-T2 in 2018 includes reviews of top zoom and prime lenses from kit and wide angle to portrait and telephoto. We’ve triedContinue Reading