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Profoto A1 speedlight for Nikon and Canon announced

The previously leaked Profoto A1 speedlight is now officially announced. The price is $995. The new A1 is available for both Nikon and Canon cameras. Pre-orders are now open at B&H and Adorama. Built-In AirTTL, Use On or Off Camera Recycling: 0.05 to 1.2 Sec Li-Ion Battery: 350 Full Power Flashes High Speed Sync, LED […]

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Oprema Jena Biotar 58mm f/2 lens additional information

The Oprema Jena Biotar 58mm f/2 lens is now available as a separate product on Indiegogo (previously the lens was available only as a part of the Biotar 75/1.5 Kickstarter project). Additional information: Oprema Jena Biotar 58mm f/2 lens design: Oprema Jena Biotar 58mm f/2 lens MTF chart: Sample photos: Press release:

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Adobe Lightroom 7 rumors

Here is some information on the upcoming Adobe Lightroom 7 release from a current beta tester:

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The Oprema Jena Biotar 58mm f/2 lens will have 17 aperture blades

A quick update on the new Oprema Jena Biotar 58mm f/2 lens (currently on Kickstarter) – it will be the “world’s only” lens with 17 aperture blades:

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More on that Yashica “comeback”

Some additional information on that Yashica “comeback” – a company in Hong Kong currently owns the Yashica brand and they currently sell smartphone lenses:

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The latest US rebates and deals on photo gear

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Rumors: something is going on between Leica and Zenit

You probably remember my post from February last year, where a Zenit representative made this comment about their upcoming products: “This is a very high demand product, we want to make it a luxury device, by analogy with the Leica” In addition to several new lenses (including a new Zenitar 50mm f/0.95 E full-frame E-mount lens), Zenit […]

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