Tag Archives: Photokina 2012

Those are the new Fujinon XF lenses for 2013

Few months ago Fuji published their Fujinon XF lenses roadmap. The 14mm f/2.8 and 18-55mm f/2.8-4 lenses were already released two weeks ago. Yesterday at Photokina Fujifilm showed prototypes of all lenses that will be released in 2013 (only the 56mm f/1.4 lens is missing): Fujinon Super EBC XF 10–24 mm f/4 R LM OIS   Fujinon Super EBC XF […]

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New Phottix products: Strato, Ares TTL flash trigger and MitrosTM TTL flash

The Phottix Strato TTL Flash Trigger will come in Canon, Nikon and Sony versions and will be released at the end of the year: “The Strato TTL Flash Trigger provides an easy-to-use and affordable TTL flash triggering solution to photographers. High-speed and second curtain sync are supported in this 4-channel, 2.4 GHz transmitter and receiver set. Shoot at maximum […]

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Think Tank Photo announces CityWalker and Airport Navigator camera bags

The CityWalker messenger bag series are designed with the urban photographer in mind.  Extremely lightweight, the bags have a sound silencer on the main flap, extra flaps for smaller lenses with a fully lined velex insert for maximum customization, internal pockets that fit a pro-size flash, and a removable padded insert. The Airport Navigator bag, the photography […]

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Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 Macro, 35mm f/1.4 and 120-300mm f/2.8 lenses announced

Sigma announced three new lenses today: Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 DC MACRO OS HSM – This new Contemporary lens is designed for cameras with an APS-c sensor and covers a range equivalent to 25.5 to 105mm on a 35mm camera. An upgrade to its predecessor, which was released in December 2009, this general purpose lens offers […]

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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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Olympus E-PL5, E-PM2, ZX-2, M.ZUIKO DIGITAL lenses announced

Olympus E-PL5 (press release | pre-order) Olympus E-PM2 (press release | pre-order) Olympus Stlus ZX-2 (press release | pre-order) Olympus accessories for E-PL5 and E-PM2 (press release | pre-order) Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 60mm f/2.8 Macro lens (press release | pre-order)    Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12mm f/2.0 Limited Edition Black lens (press release | pre-order)

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New: Voigtländer 21mm f/1.8 Ultron lens

Voigtländer announced a new 21mm f/1.8 Ultron lens for Leica M mount rangefinders:

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Photokina 2012 coverage

The 2012 Photokina show will start on Tuesday, September 18 in Cologne, Germany. As you can see from the images bellow, there are already several “blank” billboards – during the last Photokina show (2010) those were Panasonic GH2 posters. My guess is that this year, they will have the new GH3: I will have several readers sending me materials from Photokina. […]

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