Ricoh has published a video setting out its development plans for new lenses, which include 85mm F1.4, 21mm F2.8 Limited, and 16-50mm F2.8 models.
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lens newsMay 13, 2020 at 17:18
According to Viltrox (and reports in our forums), its 23mm, 33mm and 85mm X-mount lenses can scratch the collar of the lens release button on the face of the X-Pro3 camera body.
lens newsApr 22, 2020 at 22:58
In addition to the 'velvety glow' of the bokeh produced by the lens, it also features 1:2 ratio macro capabilities, with a minimum focusing distance of 14cm (5.5").
lens newsApr 20, 2020 at 16:44
The new Canon RF and Nikon Z mount versions join the previously-available models for Canon EF, Nikon F and Sony FE camera systems.
lens newsApr 20, 2020 at 15:12
The 75mm F1.8 autofocus lens from Samyang/Rokinon is compact, lightweight and has a fun little trick up its sleeve.
lens newsApr 14, 2020 at 19:35
The lens doesn't currently have a price, but you can count on it being one of the—if not the—most affordable 50mm lens for Sony's a6000-series cameras.
Viltrox announces new $280 33mm F1.4 autofocus lens for APS-C systems, teases upcoming 20mm T2 cine lens
lens newsApr 14, 2020 at 15:04
The 33mm F1.4 lens is the first of three APS-C lenses Viltrox has already said are on the way, with the 23mm and 56mm F1.4 still on the horizon.
lens newsApr 7, 2020 at 03:00
Tamron first teased the 70-180mm F2.8 Di III VXD for Sony E-mount last October. Now, we have confirmation of its price and the expected shipping date, pending any further interference from the COVID-19 pandemic.
lens newsMar 25, 2020 at 13:20
Only 20 units will be made for each of the two lens mounts. The lens is expected to retail for ¥42,800 (~$410) when it's released.
lens newsMar 24, 2020 at 17:07
The new all-weather portrait lens is to join the company's premium line for K-1 series cameras, and will be the first 85mm designed for the Pentax digital full frame system
lens newsMar 16, 2020 at 13:18
Sigma's CEO Kazuto Yamaki revealed in a tweet that most new Sigma lenses will be for mirrorless camera systems and independently confirmed to DPReview that full-frame mirrorless is the priority.
lens newsMar 9, 2020 at 15:15
First teased as a prototype back in 2017, Irix has confirmed the 45mm F1.4 manual lens is on the horizon for multiple full-frame camera systems.
lens newsMar 6, 2020 at 13:32
Initially set for a reveal at the now-canceled CP+, Tokina has published its 2020 lens roadmap, showing off a number of new lenses for DSLR and mirrorless cameras.
lens newsFeb 26, 2020 at 16:31
A new budget-priced anamorphic lens from Sirui offers APS-C camera users 1.33x squeeze for 2.4:1 widescreen movies - without the usual expense
lens newsFeb 25, 2020 at 15:00
Sony is adding a new wide prime to its full-frame E-mount series: the 20mm F1.8 G. It's slightly smaller and lighter than the existing FE 24mm F1.4 GM and will go on sale in March for $900.
lens newsFeb 20, 2020 at 14:02
The lens, which comes in at 20-percent shorter and 30-percent lighter than its predecessor, is set for a March release in Japan for ¥135,000.
lens newsFeb 19, 2020 at 15:27
Cosina Japan has announced the release of a new Micro Four Thirds lens, the Voigtlander Nokton 60mm F0.95.
lens newsFeb 17, 2020 at 18:36
These two lenses bring the total number of XEEN CF lenses to five when you include the previously-announced 24mm T1.5, 50mm T1.5 and 85mm T1.5 lenses.
lens newsFeb 16, 2020 at 18:42
Three new lenses from Leica for the M system, including a pair of limited edition Safari options (28mm F2 and 75mm F2) and a silver version of the 75mm F2.
lens newsFeb 12, 2020 at 06:00
Olympus has introduced the weather-sealed M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-45mm F4 Pro, a premium standard zoom that weighs just 254 grams (9 ounces).
lens newsFeb 12, 2020 at 04:00
Nikon has announced full details of two more lenses on its Z-mount roadmap: a 20mm F1.8 S and a stabilized 24-200mm F4-6.3 S. The pair increases the total number of FX-format Z-series lenses to 11.
lens newsFeb 6, 2020 at 18:43
The company had previously launched 11 successful campaigns on the crowdfunding platform.
lens newsFeb 4, 2020 at 23:00
At the Fujifilm X100V's unveiling today, Fujifilm also teased some upcoming lenses, including the XF 50mm F1.0 lens we've known about for some time, and new 30mm F3.5 and 80mm F1.7 lenses for their medium-format GFX system. Take a look at our quick hands-on here.
lens newsJan 24, 2020 at 16:03
The updates mostly address only a single issue for each lens, but it continues to show Sigma's continued dedication to addressing various issues, even small ones, across its lens lineup.
lens newsJan 23, 2020 at 18:02
While nearly all of Tokina's F-mount lenses will work without issue on Nikon Z-series mirrorless cameras, there are a select few that can't use autofocus.
Fujifilm will add the weather-sealed GF 45-100mm F4 to its medium format lens lineup in February. The approximately 35-80mm equivalent zoom will cost around $2300.
Two new primes are hitting the roadmap for Fujifilm's GF system: the 24mm equiv. 30mm F3.5 R WR and an ultra-fast 80mm F1.7.
The 'XC' variant uses the same optical design as the existing XF 35mm F2, but has no aperture ring and a plastic mount to lower the cost.
lens newsJan 22, 2020 at 22:00
The telephoto zoom features a constant F4 aperture across its 70-210mm focal length range, uses Pentax's supersonic direct-drive motor (SDM), and weighs 859g (1.89lbs).
lens newsJan 20, 2020 at 18:56
The new mount options use the same overall design as the original Micro Four Thirds version released back in 2018.
lens newsJan 17, 2020 at 19:46
Fotodiox has launched another Canon EF to Fuji GFX lens mount adapter, this one with a built-in neutral density filter and support for automated functions.
lens newsJan 17, 2020 at 01:00
The 85mm F1.8 FE lens is the first in Tokina’s new atx-m mirrorless lens series, which will feature lenses for multiple mounts and sensor formats.
lens newsJan 16, 2020 at 21:14
The TZC-01 will work with over 60 EF-mount lenses from Canon, Sigma, Tamron, Tokina and Zeiss.
lens newsJan 15, 2020 at 19:04
Tamron announced that its 20mm F2.8 Di III OSD M1:2 lens for full-frame Sony E-mount bodies will be available on January 30th for $350.
lens newsJan 13, 2020 at 15:04
The Laowa 12mm F2.8 Zero-D Cine lens is a re-engineered version of Laowa's 12mm F2.8 still lens that's available for PL, EF and E mount camera systems.
lens newsJan 8, 2020 at 23:02
Canon Europe's pro product marketing senior manager said the company plans on 'launching more RF lenses while still fully supporting the EF lens system.'
lens newsJan 7, 2020 at 02:00
Nikon has announced the first 70-200mm lens for its Z-mount. The 70-200 F2.8 VR S features 5 stops of shake reduction, a digital info display and weather sealing.
lens newsJan 7, 2020 at 02:00
Nikon's AF-S Nikkor 120-300mm F2.8E FL ED SR VR has been on the company's F-mount roadmap since last September, and it'll be ready to order next month for $9500.
lens newsDec 17, 2019 at 18:59
Sigma has issued an official statement on its 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN Art lens delay, explaining that preorder demand was higher than expected.
lens newsDec 13, 2019 at 19:31
A front focusing issue appears to have hit Canon's new 70-200mm F2.8 lens for the EOS R system, with users reporting problems at close focus distances. Update: Canon has issued an official statement acknowledging the issue, and is preparing a firmware update to address it.
lens newsDec 9, 2019 at 14:51
The 21mm F1.5 for Leica M-mount is a fully-manual prime lens with a clicked aperture and 10-blade aperture diaphragm that's currently available for $429.
lens newsDec 6, 2019 at 15:47
As promised earlier this year, Sigma will be releasing the L-mount versions of its 40mm F1.4 DG HSM and 105mm F1.4 DG HSM lenses by the end of the year.
lens newsDec 3, 2019 at 18:16
The Laowa 12mm F2.8 Zero-D, 25mm F2.8 2.5-5X Ultra Macro and 100mm F2.8 2X Ultra Macro can now be used with Canon RF and Nikon Z camera systems.
lens newsDec 3, 2019 at 15:15
ZY Optics says the lens was specifically designed ‘to have one of the longest working distance for any super macro lens.’ It's available in eight mount options and retails for $499.
lens newsNov 20, 2019 at 20:57
The report claims Sigma is 'actively working on an RF-mount lens roadmap' that is set to be announced in 'early 2020.'
lens newsNov 18, 2019 at 20:21
The four lenses are fully-manual cinema lenses designed to offer multiple focal lengths in nearly identical form factors for easy swapping out.
lens newsNov 18, 2019 at 15:24
Sony Japan has issued a service advisory noting that select units are causing full-frame Sony cameras to stop working when the lens is attached to them.
lens newsNov 15, 2019 at 18:54
Sigma says the lens will ship 'early December' for $1,099, just in time for a late holiday stocking stuffer.
lens newsNov 15, 2019 at 05:00
The lens features a 1:1 magnification ratio, Tokina's One-Touch Focus Clutch Mechanism and will retail for $429 when it hits shelves on December 6.
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