Sony FE 50mm F2.8 Macro Lens Officially Announced

Sony has introduced the FE 50mm F2.8 Macro lens. Designed for full-frame E-mount cameras the new optic provides true 1:1 macro magnification.

Lightweight and compact standard prime model SEL50M28 offers versatile shooting experience and is resistant to dust and moisture. The lens construction includes 8 elements in 7 groups and a rounded 7-blade aperture.

The new Sony FE 50mm F2.8 Macro lens will be available in September for about $500 US. … Continue reading


Panasonic GH5 Specs To Feature 4K and 4:2:2 10 bits internal recording

More detailed Panasonic GH5 specs has been leaked online. It is expected that the flagship Micro Four Thirds camera will be unveiled at Photokina event.

The company will announce the video-centric shooter as it will be a pre-announcement of the Panasonic GH5. It will be released in early 2017.

The GH5 from Panasonic will replace the current GH4 mirrorless camera which has been introduced back in February, 2014. Now trusted sources has posted more Panasonic GH5 specs details regarding 4K video recording. … Continue reading


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

Zeiss is allegedly working on a new macro lens. The product in question is the Zeiss Batis 60mm f/2.8 and it will be announced soon.

The Batis-series lenses delivers a very high image quality and provides the same dust and weather seals. The first three optics are the 25mm f/2, 85mm f/1.8 and the 18mm f/2.8 models.

Now the rumor mill points to a September announcement. We might see the Zeiss Batis 60mm f/2.8 lens soon. … Continue reading


Fujifilm XF 23mm F2 R WR wide-angle lens officially announced

Fujifilm XF 23mm F2 R WR lens reviews

Fujifilm has announced the Fujinon XF 23mm F2 R WR wide-angle lens.

The optic is a new addition to the 35mm equiv. prime to the weather-resistant X-mount lineup. The lightweight design and fast f/2 aperture make it a great choice for those looking to stay discreet while shooting.

The lens offers water and dust resistance and will work in temperatures as low as 14°F /-10°C. Built with a metal housing, it’s made up of 10 elements in 6 groups and uses a 9-blade aperture. … Continue reading


More Olympus E-M1 Mark II Specs Leaked Online

More Olympus E-M1 Mark II specs has been leaked online ahead of the announcement.

Micro Four Thirds users are very excited as we are approaching to the official announcement of the new flagship camera. Photokina is the worlds biggest digital imaging event. Photo enthusiasts welcome new products in the industry from all brands.

Olympus E-M1 Mark II announcement is also scheduled for this event in September. It is expected to arrive with a new M.Zuiko 25mm f/1.2 PRO model. More details after the break.  … Continue reading


Canon EOS M5 Camera Rumored for Late 2016

Canon is rumored to launch a new EOS M mirrorless camera in late 2016 before Photokina. The product in question would be the EOS M3 successor which might be called the EOS M5.

As you might guess, Canon will hold an announcement for EOS M lineup on September 15, 2016. While the whole Photokina 2016 show means a lot for a new EOS 5 body for the company.

So there will be an EOS M announcement for Photokina 2016. The release date of the new EOS M camera and the lens should be in late 2016. Here are a few more details. … Continue reading


Fujifilm XF 23mm f/2 R WR lens specs leaked

The Fujifilm XF 23mm f/2 WR lens specs has been leaked online ahead of its announcement. The prime optic with bright aperture to be announced before the Photokina 2016 event.

As mentioned earlier, Fujifilm were actively working on a 23mm wide-angle prime lens. Now the trusted sources are claiming that the Fujifilm XF 23mm f2 WR lens will become official at the Photokina 2016 event.

It will be compatible with all X-mount cameras, including the flagship X-Pro2 model. The XF 23mm f/2 WR lens will have a maximum aperture of f/2 and provide a full-frame focal length equivalent of 35mm.

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XF 23mm F2 R WR $449.95 Amazon | B&H | Adorama

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Samyang AF 14mm F2.8 for Sony E-mount Announced

Samyang Optics has unveiled the AF 14mm F2.8 lens. The full-frame Samyang 14mm F2.8 autofocus lens is designed for Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras.

The wide-angle optic includes Ultra Multi Coating and three aspherical lenses. The construction features 14 elements in 10 groups to minimise aberration and unnecessary light dispersion. The lens delivers high resolution from the centre to the corners of the image.

The lens will be available in September for a price tag of €699. … Continue reading


Olympus to Announce Two f/1.2 Prime Lenses in Late 2016

Olympus is rumored to announce two new prime lenses with a fast aperture of f/1.2. The two new Olympus f/1.2 lenses are slated for late 2016.

One of these optics will be the Olympus 25mm f/1.2 prime model. This lens is on the rumor mill from the beginning of 2016. It will be the first lens in a series of fast primes and join the company’s PRO-series.

Olympus PRO series lenses for mirrorless cameras are freezeproof, splashproof, and dustproof. It’s a big possibility that we might see the Olympus 25mm f/1.2 PRO lens at Photokina 2016. … Continue reading


Fujifilm X-A3 Specs and Images Leaked

Full Fujifilm X-A3 specs has been leaked online with several product images. The replacement for the current X-A2 mirrorless digital camera is expected to be announced on August 25, 2016.

According to recent gossips, Fuji might show up several new products before or at the Photokina 2016 event. We have to underline that the announcement might include the XF 23mm f/2 lens too.

The Fujifilm X-A3 specs will include a new and improved APS-c image sensor in 24-megapixel resolution. More buzz after the break!

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