Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Lens Sample Images

Here are the first official Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS lens sample images.

The E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS from Sony is a versatile 27-202.5mm equivalent zoom for APS-C-sensor mirrorless cameras with the lightweight of just 325 g. The Optical SteadyShot image stabilization helps to minimize the appearance of camera shake for sharper imagery when shooting handheld with slower shutter speeds.

The price of the new standart zoom lens is $598 in US. Cheak out the Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS lens sample images below.  … Continue reading


Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Lens Announced

Sony has just announced the E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS zoom lens for its a6000 series E-mount cameras.

The lens offers a useful wide-angle to medium telephoto range. The E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS from Sony is a versatile 27-202.5mm equivalent zoom for APS-C-sensor mirrorless cameras.

The price of the Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS lens is $598 in US. It will be available for pre-order on January 10th, 2018. Sony also announced silver version of Sony a6300. … Continue reading


Sony E 16-55mm f/2.8 Lens to be Announced in 2018

Sony will allegedly announce a new E 16-55mm f/2.8 lens in 2018. It will be designed for company’s mirrorless cameras with APS-c sized image sensors.

The standard zoom lens will be made and designed by Sony. The sources are claiming that the optic will become official alongside the A6700 in the near future.

Current A-mount version of the 16-50mm f2.8 is a sharp lens but comes with a high price tag. Sony APS-C mirrorless cameras need some budget-friendly lenses. As a result the rumored Sony 16-55mm f/2.8 APS-C lens might have a fair price which should be below the $1,000 mark. … Continue reading


Canon 12-385mm f/1.8-4 lens patent for Micro Four Thirds

A new patent has been surfaced on the web from Canon. The application describes a Canon 12-385mm f/1.8-4 lens for Micro Four Thirds system cameras.

This ofcourse doesn’t mean that Canon is joining to Micro 4/3rds community. When we look at the application it shows the 12-385mm F1.8-4.0 lens is for a camcorder. It would probably feature a Micro Four Thirds image sensor. 

Although it is not directly competitive with Olympus and Panasonic, both will get one more competitors in the market that is Canon 🙂 See below for the patent details.  … Continue reading


Panasonic G9 and Leica DG Elmarit 200mm f/2.8 lens officially announced

The Panasonic G9 camera and Leica DG Elmarit 200mm f/2.8 POWER O.I.S. lens are now officially announced.

The Lumix G9 is the company’s first mirrorless camera aimed specifically at professional stills photographers. The camera offers the same 20MP Four Thirds sensor as the video-centric GH5, but with tweaked image processing for better JPEG image quality. The Panasonic G9 is able to shift its sensor eight times to create an 80MP Raw image with ultra-high resolution.

The specs list includes ‘Depth from Defocus’ AF system which offers 225 selectable points and improvements in both speed and subject tracking. It provide 20 fps with continuous autofocus using its electronic shutter (9 fps with mechanical) and 60 fps with single AF (12 fps with mechanical). The buffer allows for up to 50 Raw images to be captured in a single burst. … Continue reading


Sony FE 400mm f/2.8 G Master OSS Telephoto Development Announced

Along with the A7R Mark III camera and FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS standart zoom lens, Sony has announced development of the new FE 400mm f/2.8 G Master OSS lens too.

Designed for Sony full frame E-mount cameras, the FE 400mm f/2.8 GM OSS lens will arrive in Summer 2018. The lens will give a 600mm equivalent, in 35mm equivalent terms, when used on Sony’s APS-C cameras such as the Sony A6500.

Sony FE 400mm f/2.8 G Master OSS lens will be compatible with Sony FE 1.4X and 2X Teleconverters. Specs and pricing to be announced later. … Continue reading


Official Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens Sample Images

Here are the official Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS lens sample images.

From 24 mm to 105 mm and F4 aperture throughout the zoom, the high-performance G Lens offers consistently high image quality. In addition to outstanding optical performance, it has a compact, lightweight design for portability and mobility befitting the E-mount system. Fast, precise AF and high reliability add to the broad utility of this fine zoom lens.

The lens has a close focusing distance of 38cm, is weather-sealed, and is said to be the lightest lens of this type in its class, weighing 663g. See the full size Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS lens Sample Images. … Continue reading


Sony unveils FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens

Along with the A7R Mark III camera, Sony has introduced the new FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS standart zoom lens. This is a wide-angle to short-telephoto zoom designed for Sony full frame E-mount mirrorless cameras.

The lens has a close focusing distance of 38cm, is weather-sealed, and is said to be the lightest lens of this type in its class, weighing 663g.

The construction of the lens consists of 17 elements, arranged into 14 groups with 4 aspherical and 3 ED elements.

Sony announces FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens

Sony announces FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens

FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens Features:

  • E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/4 to f/22
  • 4 Aspherical Elements, 3 ED Elements
  • Nano AR and Fluorine Coatings
  • Direct Drive Super Sonic Wave AF Motor
  • Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization
  • Internal Focus Design
  • Focus Hold Button; AF/MF Switch
  • Dust and Moisture-Resistant Construction
  • Rounded Nine-Blade Diaphragm

Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS standart zoom lens will ship this November for about $1,300 US.


New Sony Full Frame E-mount lenses coming this Summer

New Sony full frame E mount lenses from several brands like Sony, Zeiss, Sigma and Samyang is rumored to be announced this Summer.

The expansion of Sony’s lens range especially the native ones will undoubtedly please photographers who are currently using company’s mirrorless cameras.

The rumor mill is in talks of a FE 135mm f/1.8 GM and FE 400mm f/2.8 GM from Sony and FE 35mm f/1.4 from Sigma. There is a mention of another zoom optic for FE-mount by the end 2017. A new Zeiss Batis lens and Samyang FE autofocus prime lens is also on the horizon. … Continue reading


Olympus patent for 12-35mm f/4.0-5.6 MFT lens

Olympus filed a new patent in Japan. The patent application is for Olympus 12-35mm f/4.0-5.6 lens primarily designed for Micro Four Thirds cameras.

The M.Zuiko Digital 12-35mm f/4.0-5.6 is reportedly in development and could be released sometime in the near future.

The optic will cover a pretty useful focal range. Its 35mm focal length equivalent stands at 24-70mm, meaning that it will cover a wide-angle to telephoto range when mounted on Micro Four Thirds shooters. … Continue reading