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List of upcoming announcements/rumored cameras and lenses

Olympus E-PL8 camera

Here is a quick recap on what new cameras and lenses to expect in the next few days and months before the 2016 Photokina show: Hasselblad mirrorless medium format camera (announcement on June 22nd). Fuji X-T2 camera (announcement on July 7th). Olympus E-PL8 camera (no release date yet – the official announcement got delayed because of the recent […]

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Patents report: Fuji 20mm f/1.8, Canon EF-M 9-17mm f/3.5-5 STM, Tamron 28-70mm f/3.5-5.6 VC and more

Fuji Fujinon 20mm f:1.8 lens patent

Fuji has a new patent application filed in Japan for a Fujinon 20mm f/1.8 lens. Fuji already has a 18mm f/2 R and 23mm f/1.4 R lenses in their current XF lineup. Canon has a new EF-M 9-17mm f/3.5-5 STM mirrorless lens patent.

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Tamron to introduce two more lenses in 2016

Tamron SP 135mm f:1.8 VC lens

In addition to the 85mm f/1.8 and 90mm f/2.8 (already announced), Tamron is expected to announce two more lenses in 2016: wide angle zoom ultra tele zoom (probably a new xxx-600 lens or something similar with the new SP treatment) My sources confirmed that the  picture of the Tamron SP 135mm f/1.8 VC Di lens I […]

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What else is new? (new Leica camera without LCD screen, Pentax K-1 sample photos, Nikon D750 service advisory)

The latest Leica rumors: new M camera without LCD screen, tilt shift SL lenses The new Leica M-D camera: will it have a rangefinder? More Techart Leica M lens to Sony E-mount autofocus adapter demo and hands-on videos Pentax K-1 sample photos US price of Tamron SP 85mm f/1.8 Di VC USD lens announced: $749 […]

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Tamron SP 85mm F/1.8 Di, 90mm F/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 VC USD lenses, TAP-01 officially announced

Tamron SP 90mm F:2.8 Di MACRO 1x1 VC USD model F017 lens design

In addition to the two new lenses, Tamron also announced a new Model TAP-01 – a new lens accessory that enables firmware updating and customized setups for selected Tamron lenses: The price of the new 90mm lens is $649, the pricing of the 85mm and the TAP-01 are not yet announced. Additional information:

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Leaked pictures: Tamron SP 90mm f/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 VC USD (model F017) and SP 85mm f/1.8 Di VC USD (model F016) lenses

Tamron SP 85mm f:1.8 Di VC USD model F016 lens

Some additional information on the upcoming Tamron lenses: Tamron SP 90mm f/2.8 Di MACRO 1:1 VC USD (model F017) lens Release date: February 25, 2016 Price in Japan: 97,200 yen (tax included), or around $850 (US prices will be lower) Tamron SP 85mm f/1.8 Di VC USD (model F016) lens Release Date: March 23, 2016 Price in […]

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