The successor of Canon EF 135mm F2L USM is coming! According to the latest rumors from CR1, Canon is working on a replacement for EF 135mm F2L and a possible announcement will be in 2016. They didn’t confirm whether this new lens would use an f/1.8 or a straight f/2 aperture, but most likely with “IS”. Read More »
Kevin Carter has just posted a full review of the new released Tamron SP 35mm F1.8 Di VC USD (Amazon|B&H|Adorama|ebay) at the DxOMark. With an overall score of 41 points tested on Nikon D810, Tamron SP 35mm F1.8 Di VC USD is an exceptional performer for Nikon with very high sharpness even wide open. It comes very close to the king Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM Art lens. Read More »
Paul Carroll has just posted a detailed review of the new released Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f/1.8G ED Lens (Amazon| Adorama| eBay) at the DxOmark. With the overall score of 41 points, tested on Nikon D810, Nikon AF-S nikkor 24mm F1.8 G lens is the best wide angle prime lens for nikon DSLRs, even better than the more expensive Nikkor 24mm F1.4G and the Sigma 24mm F1.4 DG A lens.
More new Olympus prime F1.2 lenses are coming! According to the latest rumors from FT5 (confirmed), Olympus will indeed announce a new roadmap of f/1.2 prime lenses in early Spring. There are several new F1.2 prime lenses coming. These lenses are expected to start shipping in next 12 months.
Several days ago, DxOMark posted best Standard Zoom & Popular Prime lenses for the new released Canon EOS 5Ds R. Today, they are looking at the best optics for travel, wildlife, portrait and event photography. Below are best lenses in four different categories — short telephoto prime, long telephoto prime, “fast” telephoto zoom and “slow” telephoto zoom — to discover the best-performing lenses in each group.
Handevision has just announced five new Iberit Full Frame E-mount lenses! They are: 24mm f/2.4 (ships later in 2016), 35mm f/2.4 (ships January 2016), 50mm f/2.4 (ships January 2016), 75mm f/2.4 (ships January 2016), 90mm f/2.4 (ships later in 2016). These five prime lenses are rumored to be quite cool and affordable around $480 and $660. Read More »
Canon EOS 7D Mark II was announced at the end of 2014, featuring a 20Mp resolution, a new 65-point AF system, Dual Pixel AF technology and 10 fps speed. It is Canon’s flagship APS-C sensor DSLR. DxOMark kicked off the top three zooms across five categories.
Andrew Alexander has just posted a full review of the new released Fujifilm XF 90mm F/2 R LM WR Lens at the SLRGear.com. Up to now, this is the sharpest lens for Fujifilm, even sharper than the Sigma 70mm ƒ/2.8 macro lens. It is the “must have” for Fujifilm X-T1, Fujifilm X-T10 and Fujifilm X-Pro1.
Canon has just filed a new patent for EF 200-600mm F4.5-5.6L USM lens. This is a new full frame zoom lens for Canon DSLRs.