NIKKOR Z 40mm F/2 Lens Announced For Nikon Z Mount

Nikon officially announced the new Nikon NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2, a compact, affordable prime lens for the mirrorless Z-mount. The US price is $296.95. Shipping is scheduled to start on October 1, 2021.

The new NIKKOR Z-mount lens is sharp, fast, small in size and perfect for portraits as the 9-blad aperture produces soft, natural-looking bokeh that makes the subject stand out. You can follow the pre-order links below for the Nikon NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 Lens.

Pre-order NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 Lens

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Laowa Argus 35mm F/0.95 FF for Sony E, Nikon Z, Canon R

Venus Optics has launched the Laowa Argus 35mm f/0.95 FF for full-frame cameras which captures images with extraordinary shallow depth of field and creamy bokeh.

Laowa Argus 35mm F0.95 FF is available for Canon RF, Nikon Z and Sony E mount camera systems and costs $899. Venus Optics lenses are sold at Amazon, Adorama and B&H.

Argus 35mm f/0.95 FF Specs: Continue reading “Laowa Argus 35mm F/0.95 FF for Sony E, Nikon Z, Canon R”

Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 STM & RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM Lenses Announced

In addition to the new Canon EOS R3 ($5999 at Amazon | B&H Photo | Adorama), Canon also introduced the new Canon RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM and Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 STM lenses.

The US price of Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 STM Lens is $299, the Canon RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM Lens is priced at $649. Both RF Lenses are available for pre-order.

Canon EOS R3 pre-order at Amazon | B&H Photo | Adorama

RF 16mm f/2.8 STM Lens – Pre-order at Amazon/B&H/Adorama

RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM Lens – Pre-order at Amazon/B&H/Adorama Continue reading “Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 STM & RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM Lenses Announced”

Canon EOS R3 Price, Specs, Release Date

Canon has released all of the details about the highly anticipated EOS R3 camera including price, specs and release date. The company officially announced the new Canon EOS R3, a high-speed mirrorless camera, aimed at professional sports photographers, with weather-sealing, a new Canon BSI CMOS sensor and Eye-AF control.

The US price is $5,999 and it will be released on November 30, 2021.

Canon EOS R3 pre-order at Amazon | B&H Photo | Adorama Continue reading “Canon EOS R3 Price, Specs, Release Date”

Nikon NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 Lens to be Announced Soon

The new Nikon NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 lens has been added to overseas retailers and it will be announced very soon. Official announcement expected in the next several days.

As you know Nikon announced the development of the NIKKOR Z 28mm f/2.8 and NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2,  compact and lightweight FX-format lenses on June 2, 2021.

The NIKKOR Z 28mm f/2.8 is being developed as a wide-angle prime lens perfect for everyday snapshots, and the NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 as a standard prime lens that will allow users to easily enjoy bokeh as part of their imaging expression. These two compact and lightweight prime lenses are designed for ease of use by a broad range of users, including those new to mirrorless cameras, and will be ideal for a wide variety of everyday scenes and situations.

Via: Nokishita

Sigma 90mm f/2.8 & 24mm f/2 DG DN Contemporary Lenses Announced

Sigma unveiled two new lenses for Mirrorless users; the 24mm F2 DG DN Contemporary and the 90mm F2.8mm DG DN Contemporary.

The Sigma lenses, designed for E- and L-mount bodies, are all-metal and feature aperture rings and weather-sealing. Both will be available later this month for $639.

Sigma 90mm f/2.8 DG DN | Contemporary: B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama
Sigma 24mm f/2 DG DN | Contemporary: B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama Continue reading “Sigma 90mm f/2.8 & 24mm f/2 DG DN Contemporary Lenses Announced”

Olympus Announces the Development of 20mm F1.4, 40-150mm F4.0 PRO Lenses

OM Digital Solutions has announced the development of two new Micro Four Thirds lenses: M.Zuiko Digital ED 20mm f/1.4 PRO Lens and M.Zuiko Digital ED 40-150mm f/4.0 PRO Lens. The launch date and pricing have yet to be announced.

In addition to the development announcement, OM Digital Solutions also released the latest lens roadmap for the Olympus M.Zuiko lens range.

As for the updated lens roadmap, Olympus teases three more lenses with no specs:

  • One macro between 75–150mm focal length range
  • Two telephoto rooms in the 50–200mm lens range

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Ricoh GR IIIx Announced with 40mm Lens

Ricoh announces a new GR IIIx camera with 40mm lens equivalent. The previous GRIII version had a 28mm lens equivalent). Pre-orders should be open soon at Adorama and B&H.

The Ricoh GR III currently selling for $899.  Check availability at (Amazon / B&H Photo Video / Adorama) . Also check out the comparison between the Ricoh GR III vs Ricoh GR II cameras. Continue reading “Ricoh GR IIIx Announced with 40mm Lens”

Rumors : Sony to Announce the FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM II & FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM II Lenses

Some good rumors about next Sony GM lenses. Looks like they are going to be the Sony FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM II (SEL2470GM II) and Sony FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM II (SEL70200GM II).

Both the Sony FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM and the FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM lenses are part of the holy trinity Sony lenses, and updating is essential.

The recently introduced GM lenses (FE 35mm f/1.4 GMFE 50mm f/1.2 GM and FE 14mm f/1.8 GM) are compact and high-performance. We expect the upgrade Sony FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM II and FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM II lenses will be significantly more compact and outstanding!

As is known, these lenses offer very good optical quality and excellent performance and are ideal for portraits, event and wedding photography as well as general shooting.

Sony FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM Lens: $2,198 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Sony FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS Lens: $2,598 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

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Best Memory Cards for Fujifilm X-T30 II

Looking for the best SD memory cards for Fujifilm X-T30 II? Here are our top recommended and fastest SD cards for Fujifilm X-T30 II mirrorless camera.

The Fujifilm X-T30 II has a single SD memory card slot that supports the UHS-I SD cards.  Meaning that you can’t get any extra write speed benefit from the UHS-II SD cards, and you can easily save some money by getting a fast and reliable UHS-I SD card.  

Compact and lightweight, the Fujifilm X-T30 II is a very versatile and affordable mirrorless camera that is great for photography as well as videography, making it a perfect travel companion.

So to get the best out of your camera, here we list the top recommended SD cards for the Fujifilm X-T30 II mirrorless camera based on the speed and price. Continue reading “Best Memory Cards for Fujifilm X-T30 II”