Bad News!!! The shipping date of the newly announced Voigtlander APO-LANTHAR 110mm f/2.5 FE Macro Lens is delayed. According to the Cosina Japan, due to some production arrangement issue they will have to delay the production start. This new lens was expected to start shipping in August 2018.
Good News!!! Venus Optics will soon launch their “weirdest and most genius macro lens ever“: the Laowa 24mm f/14 macro lens for Canon EF/ Nikon F and Sony FE mounts . This new lens is expected to be announced on August 1st, 2018. The first lens is sold for only $1(one dollar)! Read More »
Along with the Fujifilm XF 8-16mm F2.8 R LM WR lens (Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama), Fujifilm also announced the new Fujifilm XF 200mm F2 R LM OIS WR lens. This super telephoto lens is made of 19 elements in 14 groups, including one large-diameter super ED lens element and two large-diameter ED lens elements to minimize chromatic aberration. It uses linear focus motors, featuring a mechanism that fixes the motor group when the camera is not in use to reduce movement of the focusing group, 5-stop image stabilization performance, lightweight yet robust, and is sealed at 17 points and designed to be weather and dust-resistant, and operates in temperatures as low as -10°C/+14°F. The lens is bundle with a matching 1.4x teleconverter for $5,999.95, first available for Pre-Order at Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama. Read More »
Fujifilm has just officially announced the new Fujifilm XF 8-16mm F2.8 R LM WR lens. This wide angle zoom lens features an optical construction of 20 elements in 13 groups, including 4 aspherical lens elements, 6 ED lens elements (including 3 super ED elements) and a floating lens element that adjusts according to the position of the zoom. The lens barrel is lightweight yet robust, sealed at 11 points, designed to be weather and dust-resistant and capable of operating in low temperature of -10C/+14F. Fujifilm XF 8-16mm F2.8 R LM WR lens costs $1,999.95, first available for Pre-Order at Amazon/ B&H/ Adorama. Read More »