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The latest patents from Samsung, Tamron, Olympus, Sigma, Fuji, Panasonic and Canon

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With all the announcements around the Photokina and PhotoPlus shows, I have not covered the latest patent applications in a while. Here is an update: Samsung → I addition to the 70-200mm f/2.8, there is another full frame mirrorless lens patent from Samsung for a 24-70mm f/2.8 OIS lens that was recently published in Japan. […]

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The latest rebates from Fuji, Tamron, Pentax, Olympus, Sony, Nikon and Panasonic

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Tamron 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD lens (model B008TS) announced

Tamron 18-270mm F : 3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD lens model B008TS

The already leaked Tamron 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD lens (model B008TS) is now officially announced (only for the Japanese market so far). The lens is designed for APS-C based DSLR cameras and is now equipped with fluorine coating. Check US pricing and availability (not available at the time of this post). Additional information:

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Next Tamron lens: 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD TS

Tamron 18-270mm f:3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD TS lens

Back in April I reported that in 2016 Tamron will announce two new lenses – a wide angle and an ultra tele zoom. After the SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD G2 tele lens got already announced few days ago, next week (on September 6th) Tamron will announce a new 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC […]

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Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD G2 lens announced

Tamron SP 150-600mm f:5-6.3 Di VC USD G2 lens

The Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD G2 lens is now announced together with two new teleconverters. The US price is $1,399 (pre-orders: B&H | Adorama). Additional information, including MTF charts and detailed specs can be found here. Tamron is also rumored to announce a new wide angle zoom lens by the end of the year.

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Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD G2 lens to be announced for Photokina

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Tamron is rumored to announce a new SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD G2 lens for Photokina. The model name of the lens will be A022 and will be available for Canon, Nikon and Sony mounts (no VC in Sony version). The “G2” probably stands for “generation 2” (Tamron already has a SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 […]

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The latest patents applications from Tamron, Sigma, Panasonic, Fuji and Canon

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The most interesting new patent is for a Tamron 115mm f/1.4 VC full frame DSLR lens – I already covered it on NikonRumors. Sigma 14mm f/3.5 or f/4 lens patent for APS-C mirrorless cameras with zero distortion. Panasonic has a patent for a 24-240mm f/3.6-6.5 MFT lens. Fujifilm filed an unusual patent for a 100mm f/2 […]

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