Why You Should Invest in Canon’s Affordable 50mm 1.8 Lens
Not being able to afford expensive lenses might be very discouraging for you. Even worse, it could be preventing you from approaching clients for fear of looking silly with your limited equipment. The world of expensive camera gear might seem like a sweet, impossible dream. But is having a ton of equipment really the only…
Fujifilm GFX 50S medium format mirrorless camera officially announced
Fujifilm held a press event on January 19 in order to announce the GFX 50S mirrorless camera with a medium format sensor. The device will be released next month alongside three new G-mount lenses. As said at the Photokina 2016 event, the camera features a 51.4-megapixel sensor and even more lenses will become available by the end of 2017.
Official: Canon EOS M5 mirrorless camera unveiled
Canon has introduced three new products in a single day. As the Photokina 2016 even is approaching, more digital imaging products are being launched and the EOS M5 mirrorless camera, EF-M 18-150mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM all-round zoom lens, and EF 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 IS II USM telephoto zoom lens are the latest of them.
Zeiss Milvus 15mm f/2.8, 18mm f/2.8 and 135mm f/2 lenses announced
If you have a full-frame Canon or Nikon DSLR, then you will be happy to hear that Zeiss has introduced three new premium manual focus lenses. All of them are prime models that will join the Milvus family this October. Without much further ado, here is what you need to know about the Zeiss Milvus 15mm f/2.8, 18mm f/2.8 and 135mm f/2 lenses!
Fujifilm X-A3 and XF 23mm f/2 R WR lens revealed
Following the recent rumors, the Fujifilm X-A3 entry-level mirrorless camera has been announced officially along with the Fujinon XF 23mm f/2 R WR wide-angle prime lens. Both products will be on-display at the Photokina 2016 event and they will be released on the market this fall.
Detailed Fujifilm X-A3 specs show up online
The recently-rumored Fujifilm X-A3 is definitely a reality, as trusted sources have leaked its specifications ahead of its unveiling. The entry-level mirrorless camera will be joined by a high-profile Fujinon XF 23mm f/2 R WR wide-angle prime lens and both will be present at Photokina 2016.
Nikon D3400 DSLR unveiled with SnapBridge technology
It is that time of the year again! Official announcements are starting to pour in as we are approaching the biennial Photokina event. After introducing a 105mm lens in late July, Nikon follows up with the new D3400 DSLR and four new lenses. Here is what you must know about them!
Samyang 35mm f/1.2 ED AS UMC CS lens becomes official
Samyang has taken the wraps off of a couple of new optics. The 35mm f/1.2 ED AS UMC CS lens is now official for mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras, the other lens is actually the cine version of the same product. Both are coming this September and they promise to deliver great image quality and versatility.
AF-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.4E lens announced by Nikon
Nikon has just introduced a new product. It consists of a telephoto prime, which is actually the brightest of its kind, thanks to an impressive f/1.4 electromagnetic diaphragm. The optic in question is the AF-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.4E lens and it will become available on the market sooner than expected.
Fujifilm X-T2 is official with 24.3MP sensor, 4K, WiFi, and more
Folks, it’s here! The latest weathersealed mirrorless camera from Fujifilm has been unveiled, as predicted. The new X-T2 MILC is the company’s first camera capable of recording videos at 4K resolution. It’s got plenty of other features and will be released in the third quarter of 2016. Check out everything about it in this article!
Panasonic reveals Lumix G Leica DG Summilux 12mm f/1.4 ASPH. lens
The long-rumored Leica 12mm lens has just been introduced by Panasonic. The rumor mill confirmed it on numerous occasions, but the Lumix G Leica DG Summilux 12mm f/1.4 ASPH. lens is finally here. It is rugged, it focuses fast, it compact and lightweight, so it could become a best-selling optic in the Micro Four Thirds sector.
Pentax K-70 DSLR and 55-300mm f/4.5-6.3 lens announced
Following the recent rumors, Ricoh has just unveiled the Pentax K-70 DSLR and the HD Pentax-DA 55-300mm f/4.5-6.3 ED PLM WR RE lens. The camera and the zoom optic have had their specifications and prices confirmed, while the release date details will become official in the second half of this year.
Fujifilm XF 8-16mm f/2.8 WR lens will join X-mount line-up
The X-mount line-up is rumored to grow with at least two interesting models, which have not been mentioned within the gossip mill so far. Insiders are claiming that Fujifilm will launch an XF 8-16mm f/2.8 WR wide-angle zoom, as well as an XF 50mm f/2 R prime at some point in the future.
Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art lens slated for Photokina 2016 launch
Photographers have reasons for joy as Sigma is working on a new Art-series lens. After the company discontinued the 85mm f/1.4 version, the rumor mill went wild regarding an 85mm f/1.4 Art-series version. Highly-trusted sources are now reporting that the lens is real and coming just in time for Photokina 2016.
Fujifilm XF 23mm f/2 WR lens to show up at Photokina 2016
Fujifilm will launch another compact and lightweight prime lens with a maximum aperture of f/2 this year. The XF 35mm version will be joined by an XF 23mm wide-angle optic in 2016. The upcoming lens will also be weathersealed, like the 35mm version, and will become official around the Photokina 2016 event.
Olympus 30mm macro lens coming by the end of 2016
Olympus is actively working on a new macro prime lens, a reliable source has revealed. The Japan-based company will reveal this product by the end of 2016. It is said to consist of a 30mm prime, thus will offer a 60mm equivalent. We are also using this opportunity to talk about the E-M1 Mark II, so here’s what we know!
Canon EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM lens revealed
Canon has introduced its first macro lens for EOS M mirrorless cameras. The new EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM prime lens is also the first optic to feature a built-in dual-LED lighting system in order to illuminate one’s subjects and freeze their movement. Find out everything about this lens right here on Camyx!
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Nikon Coolpix P900 successor will have 100x zoom lens
Nikon has reportedly patented a 100x optical zoom lens created for compact cameras with 1/2.3-inch-type sensors. The optic has most likely been developed for the replacement to the Coolpix P900, one of the most impressive fixed-lens cameras of recent times. Check out what we know so far about the lens!
Canon EF-M 28mm f/3.5 IS STM macro lens’ name registered
Canon is preparing to make an announcement within the next few days. The second week of May 2016 will bring a new EF-M-mount lens in the body of the EF-M 28mm f/3.5 IS STM macro, whose name has just been registered on the website of a Russian agency, called Novocert.
Samyang 14mm f/2.8 and 50mm f/1.4 lenses unveiled with AF support
Samyang has its fair share of fans in the digital imaging sector, who have had one huge demand: autofocus support. Well, the South Korean company has finally met this demand, courtesy of the 14mm f/2.8 ED AS IF UMC and 50mm f/1.4 AS IF UMC. These primes are the manufacturer’s first lenses with AF technology!