The Nikon Z 14-30mm f/4 S lens is a compact ultra-wide angle zoom designed for Nikon’s full-frame Z-series mirrorless cameras.
Featuring a new optical design, the compact and lightweight NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S delivers the high level of optical performance that still and video creators expect from the NIKKOR name. By utilizing the larger diameter and technological benefits of the Z Mount, Nikon was able to design an ultra-wide-angle lens that delivers superior optical performance and maximizes the potential of high pixel-count digital cameras such as the 45.7-megapixel Nikon Z7.
The Nikon NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S lens will be available in the spring for a suggested retail price (SRP) of $1,299.95. You can check pre-order options at B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon. … Continue reading
Nikon has announced that new firmware is currently being developed for the Nikon Z6 and Nikon Z7 full-frame mirrorless cameras.
The company will add Eye AF, RAW video output and CFexpress Support to the Z6 and Z7 full-frame mirrorless Nikon cameras. The new features will be incorporated in new firmware being developed for the Nikon Z 7 and Z 6, which will be displayed at the CES 2019 show in Las Vegas.
There’s no confirmed release date yet for the firmware update. For more information check out the details below. … Continue reading
KIPON announced ELEGANT series lenses, world-first full-frame lenses for new Nikon Z mount and Canon R mount cameras from third-party.
These Kipon Elegant lenses are rebranded and re-mounted versions of the HandeVision IBERIT 24, 35, 50, 75 and 90mm f/2.4 lenses currently available in Fujifilm X, Leica L, Leica M and Sony E mounts.
The new Kipon Elegant range of lenses will feature 24mm, 35mm, 50mm, 75mm and 90mm f/2.4 optics. … Continue reading
Tony & Chelsea Northrup have talked about the camera predictions for 2019. According to this, the Sony A7000, the Nikon D760, the Canon 7D Mark III is the leading camera for 2019. 2019 predictions include some surprises like a Sony 60mm f/0.94 and Olympus f/1.4 constant zoom lenses.
Tony says he noticed a trend at Fujifilm especially on fast lenses like XF200mmF2, XF8-16mmF2.8, XF33mmF1.0. According to his predictions, Fujifilm will launch Fujinon XF 400mm f/2.8, Fujinon XF 16-55mm f/1.8, Fujinon XF 50-120mm f/1.8, Fujinon XF 70mm f/1.0, Fujinon XF 16mm f/1.0. This is another good list along with the already rumored Fujifilm X-Pro3 and Fujifilm X100F successor cameras (X200) in 2019. … Continue reading
Here are the Canon RF 24-105mm f/4L IS first look and hands-on videos.
The Canon RF 24-105mm F4 L IS USM Lens is Canon’s first RF-mount and probably the best kit option to be included with the EOS R system for all-around impressive performance that’s ideal for landscapes, portraits, travel and more.
Canon RF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Lens: $1,099 at Amazon, B&H, Adorama. Check out the Canon RF 24-105mm f/4L IS First Look And Hands On Videos !
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Here is the latest Fujifilm XF 200mm f/2 R LM OIS WR lens review. Kai Wong is sure that there is a temptation for Fujifilm to go full frame. But He says with APS-C sensor, they are properly killing this lens.
This is the first super-fast telephoto lens in Fuji’s XF lens range and comes bundled with a matching XF 1.4x TC f/2 WR teleconverter. The XF 200mm f/2 R LM OIS WR has a total of 19 elements, including one Super ED and two ED elements, and the front glass has a fluorine coating to keep away fingerprints and water.
XF 200mm f/2 R LM OIS WR Lens and XF 1.4X TC F2 WR Teleconverter Kit currently selling with a price tag under $6000. Amazon | B&H Photo. … Continue reading
LensRentals pubslished the Canon RF 50mm f/1.2L USM lens teardown that shows off how well this mirrorless lens is built.
The RF 50mm f/1.2L USM (Amazon, B&H Photo, Adorama) delivers a new kind of optical of performance in full-frame photography. The lens has professional-grade build quality and fast, very accurate AF.
The teardown of the Canon RF 50mm f/1.2L showcases the lens for the Canon EOS R system. According to test results, they were a bit overwhelmed by Canon’s latest optical masterpiece. … Continue reading
Tony Northrup believes the micro four thirds is dead and he is open to other thoughts! So, what do you think about this? Is the Micro Four Thirds system dead?
He says no company will ever tell you when an entire system is dying. Also underlines that smartphones are the real compact cameras nowadays. I think in 5 years time Panasonic will first wait and see how much profit they can make with new full frame mirrroless system. It won’t be dead until they have a selling FF mirrorless line up of cameras and lenses. … Continue reading