Category Archives: Irix

Irix 15mm f/2.4 lens now shipping, still no word on the 11mm f/4 lens

Unfortunately the Irix announcement I reported about last week was not about the new Irix 11mm f/4 lens, but about the official release of their 15mm f/2.4 lens – the first deliveries of the Blackstone and Firefly versions are already on their way to distributors and retailers. In Europe you can find Irix lenses on Amazon: Amazon UK Amazon […]

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Irix 11mm f/4 full frame lens for DSLR cameras rumored to be announced next week

I received some information that Irix is preparing for a new product announcement next week. The company is expected to officially announce their 11mm f/4 full frame lens for DSLR cameras. There is also the possibility for a completely new lens. Stay tuned for additional information.

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Irix 15mm f/2.4 lens EU pricing announced

The EU price of the new Irix 15mm f/2.4 lens is now officially announced: 695 EUR for Irix Blackstone 475 EUR for Irix Firefly The company still doesn’t have US distributors, but expect the US pricing to be similar. Press release:

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Irix 11mm f/4 lens is coming next

Several readers who attended The Photography Show in the UK  have already reported in the comments section on NikonRumors that in addition to the 15mm f/2.4, Irix will soon announce also a new 11mm f/4 lens. Both lenses were on display during the show – see picture above (credit: Irix). Here are some additional pictures of the […]

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Irix 15mm f/2.4 full frame lens for Nikon, Canon and Pentax mounts announced (*updated with pricing*)

The IRIX teaser was for a new 15mm f/2.4 full frame lens that will available for Nikon, Canon and Pentax mounts (no Sony version was announced). Everything you need to know about the new lens is already online at NikonRumors. Here are few more slides: Sample photos: Update – the price of the lens leaked online: […]

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Irix lens teaser

Irix ( sent me a teaser for a new lens with “the finest optical performance Swiss precision and Korean innovation” that will be announced during The Photography Show in Birmingham nest week. Stay tuned for details.

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