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Kipon announces EF-S to E-mount adpater with variable ND filter


Kipon Japan announced the EF-S to E-mount electronic adapter with built-in variable ND filter. The suggested retail price of the Kipon EF-S to E-mount adpater is 45,000 yen (excluding tax). This makes the price tag around $450. Available at Adorama and Amazon. This unique KIPON autofocus lens adapter mounts Canon EF series lenses on Sony E-Mount mirrorless cameras. It controls f-stop and depth ofContinue 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

Lensbaby Trio 28mm f/3.5 lens announced for mirrorless cameras


Lens baby has announced the Trio 28mm f/3.5 lens designed specifically for mirrorless camera users. Lensbaby Trio 28mm f/3.5 lens features a compact 3-in-1 lens design that combines their Twist, Velvet & Sweet selective focus optics into a single lens. A simple rotation of the lens lets you switch between the three effects. Focusing is done using theContinue 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

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

Sony FE 50mm F1.4 ZA prime lens announced


Sony has announced its new FE 50mm F1.4 ZA prime lens for its full-frame E-mount cameras. The construction of Sony FE 50mm F1.4 ZA consists of 11-blade aperture for circular out-of-focus highlights even as you stop down. It has advanced aspheric and ED lens elements and Zeiss’ T* coating. The optic features a large F1.4 maximum aperture that offersContinue Reading

SLR Magic Announces CINE 35mm F1.2 and CINE 75mm F1.4 Lenses


SLR Magic has announced the two new CINE 35mm F1.2 and CINE 75mm F1.4 lenses for Sony E-mount camera. Aimed at videographers and filmmakers, the CINE 35mm F1.2 and CINE 75mm F1.4 lenses provide fast maximum apertures, include geared barrels for use with follow focus rigs, and are compatible with FE full frame cameras. TheContinue Reading

Tamron 28-70mm f/3.5-5.6 VC Lens Patent for Full Frame Mirrorless Cameras


Tamron has patented a new standard zoom lens in Japan. The new patent describes the Tamron 28-70mm f/3.5-5.6 VC lens designed for full-frame mirrorless cameras. The optic in the patent application features a focal range between 28mm and 70mm along with a maximum aperture range of f/3.5-5.6. The standard zoom lens seems to feature built-in image stabilization technology. This would be good newsContinue Reading

Sigma MC-11 AF electronic E-mount Adapter Additional Coverage


Here is the additional coverage of the newly announced Sigma MC-11 AF electronic E-mount adapter. Sigma MC-11 AF mount adapter for Sony E-mount cameras, making it possible to use Sigma’s most recent lenses in Canon and Sigma mount on full-frame or APS-C E-mount bodies. Sigma USB dock compatible MC-11 electronic E-mount adapter supports fast and accurate autofocus and will work in conjunction withContinue Reading

Laowa 105mm f/2 STF Lens Officially Announced


Laowa UK has introduced the 105mm f/2 STF bright prime lens. Laowa 105mm f/2 STF is a unique manual-focus lens and will be available in the following mounts: Nikon, Canon, Sony A, Sony E and Pentax. The full-frame lens features 11 elements in 8 groups with a 14-bladed diaphragm and a minimum focus distance of 0.9m. The STFContinue Reading