Tag Archives: Sony FE-mount

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

Sony A9 camera to be announced in early 2017


More information about the high-end Sony A9 camera posted on the web. It is expected to be announced in early 2017 instead of late 2016. The next generation full-frame mirrorless camera from Sony will be a giant leap. It will be placed above the A7-series. The sensor will be brand new but the resolution is a big question in mind. As weContinue Reading

Sony A7II Firmware Update 3.20 Released


Sony has released a new firmware update for the A7II full-frame mirrorless camera. New firmware update version 3.20 for Sony A7II adds support for the new Sony Wireless Radio Flash Commanders. Sony radio flash system provides effective remote control of up to 15 separately available FA-WRR1 Wireless Radio Receivers from up to 98.4′ away thanks to a 2.4 GHz radio system. You can seeContinue Reading

Tokina FiRIN lens roadmap for Sony E mount full-frame cameras


Tokina FiRIN lens roadmap for Sony E mount full-frame cameras displayed at Photokina 2016 event. According to the Tokina lens roadmap, the company is planning to launch three new FíRIN AF lenses for Sony full frame mirrorless cameras. The Firin 20mm F2 FE MF is the first in Tokina product line compact form-factor super wide ultra fast F2 apertureContinue Reading

Zeiss announces the Loxia 85mm f/2.4 Sonnar FE lens


Zeiss officially announces the new Loxia 85mm f/2.4 Sonnar FE lens. The Loxia 2.4/85 is a new portrait lens designed for Sony full-frame E mount system cameras. The construction of the lens consists of seven lens elements in seven groups. It has been designed for digital sensors and is based on an optimized ZEISS Sonnar design. TheContinue 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

Tokina Firin 20mm f/2.0 Full Frame E-mount Lens Announced


Tokina officially announced the new 20mm f/2.0 prime lens. It is designed for mirrorless cameras with full-frame image sensors. The Firin 20mm F2 FE MF is the first in Tokina product line compact form-factor super wide ultra fast F2 aperture manual prime lens. The wide-angle optic has a construction of 13 elements in 11 group. All lens elementsContinue 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

Zeiss Batis 60mm f/2.8 Macro Lens To Be Announced Soon


Zeiss is rumored to launch a new macro lens. It is expected to be the Zeiss Batis 60mm f/2.8 and to be announced soon. ZEISS Batis lenses are equipped with dust and weather seals. This makes them to be used in even the harshest weather conditions. All ZEISS Batis lenses also supports all the operating modes and functions of theContinue Reading