Monthly Archives: September 2018

New Meike 6-11mm f/3.5 fisheye manual lens for Nikon and Canon cameras announced

Another new third-party lens that was announced at the 2018 Photokina show: Meike 6-11mm f/3.5 fisheye manual focus lens for Nikon and Canon cameras. Here are the specifications and additional pictures:

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Interview with Panasonic about the new L-Mount Alliance

Lesnumeriques interviewed Panasonic’s Yosuke Yamade about the new L-Mount Alliance. Here is a recap from 43addict:

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Zeiss ZX1 camera size comparisons (hint: it’s huge)

Zeiss ZX1 camera size comparisons with other cameras (I hate to repeat myself, but the ZX1 is huge):

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Zeiss Batis 40mm f/2 CF FE lens US price: $1,299 (pre-orders now open)

The new Zeiss Batis 40mm f/2 CF FE lens is now available for pre-order – the US price is $1,299. In the UK the price is £1,129. Zeiss now has a total of five Batis lenses: Like the new Zeiss ZX1 Facebook Page

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Olympus at Photokina: nothing to report (rumor: Olympus was invited to join the L-alliance)

The Olympus press conference at Photokina was sad to watch. The company had nothing to announce or show, not even a prototype or an updated roadmap. After Panasonic joined the new L-alliance together with Leica and Sigma, Olympus released a press release emphasizing their commitment to the Micro Four Thirds format (the press release is available at the bottom […]

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Fuji also announced a new Instax Square SQ20 hybrid instant camera

 = The previously rumored Fuji Instax Square SQ20 hybrid instant camera is now officially announced. The full press release can be found here. US pricing is not yet available.

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Three new Reflex prime lenses (40mm f/1.8, 75mm f/1.8 and 24mm f/1.8) coming in January to Kickstarter

Reflex (the company behind the film SLR camera Kickstarter project) is now coming up with three new lenses: 40mm f/1.8, 75mm f/1.8 and 24mm f/1.8 that will be available in Nikon Z, Canon RF and Leica/Lumix L mount or to Fuji X and Micro 4/3 via adaptors with the EF version. The official Kickstarter launch is expected […]

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Additional information on the PIXII camera

Here is some additional information on the PIXII camera teaser coming from LeicaRumors:

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