The new Viltrox mirrorless autofocus lenses will start shipping in March (Viltrox 23mm f/1.4, 33mm f/1.4 and 56mm f/1.4)




The new Viltrox mirrorless autofocus lenses (Viltrox 23mm f/1.4, 33mm f/1.4 and 56mm f/1.4) will start shipping in March according to a report from FujiAddict.

Additional information on the new lenses (Viltrox lenses are sold at B&H and Amazon):

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Topaz Labs released a new version of DeNoise AI with Batch Processing


Topaz Labs released a new version of DeNoise AI with batch processing. This update will also include a new chroma noise reduction slider. The new version of DeNoise is on sale for $59.99 (regularly $79.99) from Friday, January 24 through Friday, February 7. You can get an additional 15% off with coupon code “BATCH15” (final price: $50.99).

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Venus Optics announces the availability and pricing of Laowa 65mm f/2.8 2X Macro APO lens

  

 

Venus Optics announced the availability and pricing of their new Laowa 65mm f/2.8 2X Macro APO lens:

  • Price: $399 (pre-orders now open)
  • All mounts start shipping immediately
  • Available in Fujifilm X, Sony E, and Canon M mount (APS-C)
  • Sample photos
  • MTF charts, specifications press release:

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What else is new?

First HD PENTAX-D FA 70-210mm f/4 ED SDM WR lens field test

Real-world shooting with the new Leica M10 Monochrom camera

Leica APO-Summicron-SL 35mm f/2 ASPH lens review at DxOMark

Nikon D6: 20MP, built-in GPS and no IBIS?

New Free Firmware Update For FUJIFILM X-A7 Coming Late January 2020

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DJI Matrice 300 drone specifications leaked online


Some additional information on the DJI Matrice 300 - one of the three rumored DJI drones expected to be released in 2020:

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Reminder: Olympus M.Zuiko Pro lenses price increase coming on February 1st



Last year I reported that Olympus will increase the price of their M.Zuiko Pro lenses on February 1st. I am not sure which countries will be impacted, but you can see the current US prices at Adorama and B&H Photo.

Here is the full price increase list for Japan:

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Next Fujifilm announcement: February 4th (X100V)


Fuji just introduced a new camera and two lenses and another announcement is expected in less than 2 weeks: the Fuji X100V will be announced during the Fujifilm X summit in London on February 4. Here is what to expect from the X100V:

  • New lens
  • New Hybrid Viewfinder
  • New 2 way tilt screen

The Fuji X-T4 and the new Fuji Instax Mini 11 cameras will most likely be announced later.

Additional coverage of the new Fuji 45-100mm lens and X-T200:

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