Category Archives: Sony

New C.P. Goerz Citograph 35mm f/8 lens to be launched this week on Kickstarter *UPDATED*

Update: the lens is now officially announced. This week a new German startup company will launch the pictured above C.P. Goerz Citograph 35mm f/8 lens on Kickstarter. From the leaked picture it appears that the lens will not have any focusing mechanism. The new lens will be available for almost all available mounts. Stay tuned for […]

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Sony A5 camera teaser? (new full frame interchangeable lens camera from Sony)

A reader sent me this teaser that was posted on a Chinese message board – reportedly, this is a new full frame interchangeable lens camera from Sony that will be called a5 (I think the translation should be “world’s slimmest”). I would take this leak with a grain of salt – valid Sony rumors are really hard to come […]

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What else is new?

→ A free update for the ON1 Photo RAW 2017.5 software is now available for download. It includes new bug fixes and performance updates. You can get a free 30 days trial here. → Irix recently launched new ND gel filters for their wide angle lenses. The new filters will be available in a month. […]

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What else is new?

→ After we had several new lenses introduced last week (Zeiss, Tamron, Sigma), we are getting ready for Canon’s big announcement next week – expect a new 6D Mark II, Rebel SL2 DSLR cameras and maybe a new EOS M mirrorless camera. → Sample photos from the Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Art lens be […]

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What else is new?

This week’s recap from the rumors and addicts blogs:

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Sony released firmware updates for six different mirrorless cameras

Sony released firmware updates for several mirrorless cameras, including the new a9 where they addressed the overheating warning issue. Here are the details:

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Just announced: Samyang AF 35mm f/2.8 FE (full frame autofocus mirrorless lens for Sony E-mount)

Samyang announced a new AF 35mm f/2.8 FE full frame autofocus mirrorless lens for Sony E-mount. This lens was first displayed at the 2017 P&I show in April. The US price of the new lens is $399, which is half price of the Sony Sonnar T* FE 35mm f/2.8 ZA lens. Update: the lens is now available […]

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