Tamron 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III-A VC VXD Lens for Fujifilm and Sony

Tamron has announced the development of the 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III-A VC VXD lens – the first Tamron lens for Fujifilm X-mount, which will also be available in Sony E-mount.

With a minimum focus distance of 6 inches, the 18-300mm can deliver an impressive maximum magnification ratio of 1:2.

The Tamron 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III-A2 VC VXD is expected to be available later this year, but pricing information has yet to be released.

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Voigtlander Nokton 35mm f/1.2 Aspherical Lens Announced for Fujifilm X-mount

The new Voigtlander Nokton 35mm f/1.2 Aspherical Lens for Fujifilm X mount is now officially announced. The Japanese suggested retail price is ¥78,000 (excluding tax). The US pricing has not announced yet, and it will be released in August 2021.

The NOKTON 35mm F1.2 X mount is a large aperture standard lens designed exclusively for the Fujifilm X mount. The lens configuration uses a traditional double-Gauss type. A large aperture of F1.2 is realized in the style of “8-element” in which all lenses arranged almost symmetrically around the aperture position are composed of spherical surfaces. Despite its compact size, it has stable descriptive power even when the aperture is wide open, allowing you to enjoy smooth and large bokeh. Continue reading “Voigtlander Nokton 35mm f/1.2 Aspherical Lens Announced for Fujifilm X-mount”

Tokina atx-m 56mm f/1.4 X Lens Officially Announced

Tokina unveiled the atx-m 56mm f/1.4 X Lens for Fujifilm X mount system cameras. The bright prime lens will start shipping on August 6, 2021. Here are the details.

Highlighted Features:

  • Extremely compact and lightweight – perfect combination with Fujifilm X mount APS-C mirrorless cameras.
  • f/1.4 aperture for creamy and beautiful front and back bokeh and great light intake as a huge advantage in low light shooting.
  • Fast, but silent AF realized by ST-M focus motor.
  • Fully communicable with the camera body to support 5-axis in-body image stabilization.
  • Color balance tuning to fit Film Simulation modes of Fujifilm camera.
  • Click-less aperture ring to smoothly control aperture manually in video mode.

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Tokina atx-m 56mm f/1.4 X Lens to be Announced on August 6th

Tokina is rumored to announce a new atx-m 56mm f/1.4 X lens for Fujifilm X-Mount APS-C mirrorless cameras. Official announcement is expected to happen on August 6th, 2021.

Via: Nokishita

Fujifilm XF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 R LM OIS WR Lens Review : “An Excellent, Versatile Performer at a Reasonable Price”

ePhotozine published their full in-depth Fujifilm XF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 R LM OIS WR Lens review. They’ve tested the telephoto zoom lens on Fujifilm X-S10.

According to the review, the Fujifilm XF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 R LM OIS WR Lens is an excellent performer at a reasonable price and a valuable addition to the Fujifilm repertoire of XF lenses. Here is the recap :

Fujifilm XF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 R LM OIS WR Lens: $799 at AmazonB&HAdorama. Continue reading “Fujifilm XF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 R LM OIS WR Lens Review : “An Excellent, Versatile Performer at a Reasonable Price””

Fujifilm XF 18mm f/1.4 R LM WR Lens now in Stock

The Fujifilm XF 18mm f/1.4 R LM WR Lens is now in stock at major US stores. The US price is $999 and available from BHPhoto / AmazonUS / Adorama.

The new Fujifilm XF 18mm f/1.4 R LM WR Lens gets an impressive 89% overall score and Gold Award from the experts at DPReview, and it is a great option for landscape, street, architecture, environmental portrait and low light photographers.

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TTartisan 17mm f/1.4 APS-C Mirrorless Lens Announced

The TTArtisan 17mm f/1.4 lens now officially announced. The Manual Focus Lens is available for Sony E, Canon EOS-M, Fuji X, MFT Mounts. You can get the lens from Amazon.

TTArtisan 17mm f/1.4 only weighs 247g which is very portable. That makes it can be used to record beautiful scenery during the journey and complete environmental humanistic creation in a narrow space. The large aperture of F1.4 ensures the high-speed shutter shooting in the street at dusk or low light situation can be achieved.

The large aperture makes it easier to contrast the portrait with the environment and show the structure curve of the portrait. The portraits with strong perspective effects make the photo more story-telling.

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Fujifilm XF 18mm f/1.4 R LM WR Lens Review : Gets 89% Overall Score and Gold Award

DPReview has published full in-depth review and test results for the Fujifilm XF 18mm f/1.4 R WR Lens. The wide-angle prime lens achieves an excellent 89% overall score and GOLD Award from the experts at DPReview.

The Fujifilm Fujinon XF 18mm F1.4 R LM WR is a bright, fast walkaround prime lens that’s particularly well-suited to landscape and street photography. The US price of XF 18mm f/1.4 R LM WR Lens is $999.

More highlights from the Fujifilm XF 18mm f/1.4 R LM WR Lens Review can be found below. Continue reading “Fujifilm XF 18mm f/1.4 R LM WR Lens Review : Gets 89% Overall Score and Gold Award”

Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 CF APO Lens Now Available for Pre-order

Venus Optics Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 CF APO Lens for APS-C format mirrorless cameras is now available for pre-order.

Available in Canon RF, Nikon Z, Sony E and Fujifilm X mounts, the new Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 CF APO Lens priced at $499. Check availability at B&HAdorama.

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Fujifilm GFX 50S Mark II Camera Coming on August 27

According to recent reports Fujifilm GFX 50S Mark II camera will be announced on August 27. So it seems that the Fujifilm camera with the code name “FF210001” that was revealed before is the Fujifilm GFX 50S Mark II.

The medium format mirrorless camera is expected to feature the same 50MP sensor as the current GFX50S, and it will be cheaper than the GFX 100S.

Nokishita confirmed that the Fujifilm GFX 50S Mark II will be officially announced on August 27, 2021. Continue reading “Fujifilm GFX 50S Mark II Camera Coming on August 27”