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What else is new?

New from Lexar: four bay USB 3.0 reader hub. New from SanDisk: the 256GB Extreme Pro CF card (160MB/S) costs $989.95. New products from Think Tank Photo: My 2nd Brain and Powerhouse. Adobe Photoshop CC 14.1 released with Adobe Generator.

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Schneider-Kreuznach announced eight new HDSR, macro and tilt-shift lenses

In addition to the three new lenses for Micro Four Thirds system cameras, Schneider-Kreuznach also announced eight new HDSR, macro and tilt-shift lenses: Schneider-Kreuznach Video Xenon T 2.1 / 25 full frame lens for HD videography Schneider-Kreuznach Video Xenon T 2.1 / 50 full frame lens for HD videography Schneider-Kreuznach Video Xenon T2 .1 / 75 full frame lens for HD videography Suitable for use with HDSLR […]

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Schneider-Kreuznach announced three Micro Four Thirds lenses

Few months ago Schneider-Kreuznach announced that they will start producing lenses for mirrorless cameras. Today the company revealed three new lenses for Micro Four Thirds system cameras: Super-Angulon 14 mm/2.0 wide-angle lens (10 lens elements with 4 aspherical surfaces, focusing range from 1:10 to ∞) Xenon 30 mm/1.4 universal lens (7 lens elements with 1 aspherical surface, focusing range from […]

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Q&A with Schneider Kreuznach

Schneider Kreuznach released this Q&A session regarding their recent announcement and future plans:

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Schneider Kreuznach to start producing lenses for mirrorless cameras

Schneider Kreuznach announced their plans to start producing lenses for mirrorless cameras.The company has been part of the Micro Four Thirds System Standard Group for a while and logically one of the upcoming lenses will be a 14mm f/2.0 Super Angulon for Micro Four Thirds. Expect the announcement during Photokina with a price tag around $1500. The 14mm […]

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2011 PDN Photoplus show report

This is a guest post from Brian Hirschfeld ( on the PDN PhotoPlus show that took place in New York last week (check also my report on NikonRumors): Saturday October 29, 2011 was a day to remember. Leaving my house in Connecticut at around 11:30 with flurries falling I wasn’t to concerned about the weather; […]

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Samsung working on a medium format digital camera system?

Going back to the picture of Samsung camera prototypes posted here yesterday – a reader reminded me about an old rumor that Samsung, Schneider Kreuznach and Alpa are working together to create the first, fully digital, medium format camera system. Why would Samsung have those large square camera prototypes next to their NX bodies? Can someone identify […]

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Schneider-Kreuznach joins Micro Four Thirds group

Schneider-Kreuznach, a produced of photographic lenses and other optical products announced today that they have joined the Micro Four Thirds system standard group. The CEO of the company mentioned that they are already “working intensively on a corresponding series of lenses” for the m4/3 format. Full press release after the break:

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