Sony has just officially announced the Sony FE 400mm F2.8 GM lens for mirrorless cameras. It is an optically stabilized super telephoto lens, featuring 17 lens elements: 1 ED and 3 fluorite, an 11-blade circular diaphragm and dual linear drive focus motors, weather sealed, a fluorine coating on the front element to keep away fingerprints and water. The lens is relatively lightweight at ‘just’ 2.9 kg / 6.4 lbs and is 359mm / 14.1″ long. This new lens costs $11,998, available for pre-order at B&H/ Adorama. Read More »
Good News! The newly announced Panasonic Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 50-200mm F2.8-4 ASPH Power OIS lens is first in stock and shipping at FocusCamera and B&H! It costs $1,697.99 and is very great for wildlife, sports and action enthusiast shooting.
John Riley has just posted a full review of the newly released Sigma 70mm f/2.8 DG Macro Art Lens at the ePhotozine.com. Tested on the Canon EOS 5Ds R, this new lens has many pros: excellent sharpness, very well controlled CA, no distortions, useful magnification markings, resistant to flare and lovely smooth bokeh. Read More »
Good News!!! Voigtlander finally released the full specifications and pricing of the newly announced Voigtlander APO-LANTHAR 110mm f/2.5 FE Macro Lens. This new lens costs £849.00 in the UK and will start shipping in August 2018. Read More »
Samyang has just officially announced the Samyang AF 85mm F1.4 lens for Canon EF mount. This new lens is designed with a big aperture F1.4, and 9 elements in 7 groups, with 1 Hybrid aspherical lens. It is also very lightweight and compact with 485g, which makes it an ideal lens for a variety of shooting situations – portraits, outdoor, pets and more. The UK price of Samyang AF 85 F1.4 EF lens is £599.99, much cheaper than Canon EF 85mm f/1.4L IS or Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art lens. Read More »