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Sigma’s Future Plans Includes The New 24-70mm, 70-200mm Lenses


Sigma has opened up about their future plans to Focus-Numerique and what sorts of lenses and products they are working on, and also not interested in. Kazuto Yamaki, CEO of Sigma, recently talked about the Sigma’s plans for future cameras and lenses in a short interview with Focus Numerique (Digital Focus) at Photokina 2014. AccordingContinue Reading

Mitakon Displayed New Mirrorless Lenses at Photokina 2014


Zhongyi Optics has unveiled four fast prime lenses for mirrorless camera users at Photokina 2014. New 42.5mm f/1.2 & 24mm f/1.7 lenses were on-display along with the re-launched 35mm f/0.95 and the 50mm f/0.95 lenses. ePhotozine has posted a full set of pictures with four Micro Four Thirds lenses. They have also posted some details about specs andContinue Reading

Ricoh Updated Pentax K-mount Lens Roadmap for 2014 – 2015


Ricoh updated the Pentax K-mount lens roadmap for 2014 – 2015. The new Pentax K-mount lens roadmap includes three new lenses which are previously displayed as reference models at Photokina 2014. First lens in their K-mount roadmap is the HD PENTAX-DA 16-85mm F3.5-5.6ED DC WR which will be released in winter 2014. The small and light weight size standart-zoom lens willContinue Reading

The Story Behind The New Canon PowerShot G7 X


Canon has announced the PowerShot G7 X, which is the company’s first compact camera to feature a 1-inch type sensor. See the official announcement. Canon Professional Network published an article titled as “The story behind the G7 X – by the men who made it”. You can read the story of the new G7 X from the firstContinue Reading

Voigtländer 35mm f/1.7, 40mm f/2.8 and 15mm f/4.5 Lenses Announced


Voigtlander has announced three new lenses, the 15mm, 35mm, and 40mm for Leica M / VM mount at Photokina 2014 event. The new lenses are called Voigtländer 35mm f/1.7 Ultron, 40mm f/2.8 Heliar and 15mm f/4.5 Super Wide Heliar. The Voigtlander 15mm f/4.5 VM II, features an f/4.5-22 aperture range and is made up of 11 elementsContinue Reading

Tokina 11-20mm f/2.8 DX & 24-70mm f/2.8 Lenses Displayed at Photokina 2014


Tokina has displayed two prototype lenses at Photokina 2014 event. These lenses are the wide-angle Tokina AT-X 11-20mm f/2.8 (IF) PRO DX and standart-zoom Tokina AT-X PRO 24-70mm f/2.8 SD (IF) FX lens. The new Tokina AT-X 11-20mm f/2.8 PRO DX Lens is designed for DSLR cameras with APS-C sized sensors and will replace the Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 DXContinue Reading

Samsung S 300mm f/2.8 ED OIS NX Lens Development Confirmed


Samsung has announced the development of the NX 300mm f/2.8 S ED OIS lens for NX-mount mirrorless cameras. The new Samsung 300mm f/2.8 telephoto lens for NX cameras, with built in optical image stabilisation displayed at Photokina 2014 event. The Samsung NX 300mm f/2.8 S ED OIS lens has been on-display at Photokina show this year. The lens,Continue Reading

Olympus 7-14mm f/2.8 and 300mm f/4 PRO Prototype Lenses Displayed at Photokina


Olympus are displaying a prototype version of the M.Zuiko Digital ED 300mm f/4 PRO and M.Zuiko Digital ED 7-14mm f/2.8 PRO lenses at Photokina 2014 event. The Olympus 7-14mm f/2.8 and 300mm f/4 PRO are the next two Olympus PRO-series lenses in the lineup. The development of the M.Zuiko Digital ED 7-14mm 1:2.8 PRO and the M.Zuiko Digital ED 300mm 1:4 PRO lenses announced back in February, 2014.Continue Reading

Zeiss FE 16-35mm F/4 ZA OSS Sample Images


The new Zeiss FE 16-35mm f/4 ZA OSS wide-angle zoom lens designed for Sony full frame mirrorless cameras announced at Photokina event this year. First Zeiss FE 16-35mm F/4 ZA OSS sample images are now official. Sony has posted several sample photographs taken with the new Zeiss FE 16-35mm F/4 ZA OSS wide-angle zoom lens. Mark Galer also created a Flickr gallery containingContinue Reading

Zeiss FE 16-35mm F/4 ZA OSS Lens Available for Pre-Order


The new Zeiss FE 16-35mm f/4 ZA OSS wide-angle zoom lens designed for Sony E-mount cameras with full frame sensors now available for pre-order at several camera stores in US. Zeiss Vario-Tessar T* FE 16-35mm f/4 ZA OSS Lens has been officially announced by Sony at Photokina 2014. The Zeiss FE 16-35mm F/4 ZA OSS is the fifth full-frame mirrorless lens forContinue Reading