Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR Lens Will be Released on July 3, 2020

According to recent press text from Nikon, the new NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR all-in-one zoom lens will be released on July 3, 2020. Just like the NIKKOR Z 70-200mm f/2.8 VR S lens ($2,596.95 – at B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon), the shipment of this lens have been delayed previously.

The NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR is an 8.3x high-power telephoto zoom lens that covers the wide-angle 24mm to telephoto 200mm range of focal lengths, and packs outstanding resolution into a compact and lightweight package weighing approximately 570g. A versatile all-in-one zoom for Nikon Z6 and Z7.

NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR Lens – $896.95 – at B&HPhoto/Adorama/Amazon. Continue reading “Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR Lens Will be Released on July 3, 2020”

Irix Cine 15mm T2.6 Lens Now Available

Irix has extended its line of film lenses with the ultra wide-angle Irix Cine 15mm T2.6. Irix Cine 15mm T2.6 is available in Canon EF, Sony E, MFT, and PL mounts, each with either metric or imperial focus markings

Irix, the producer of the Cine series, currently has a set of cinematographic lenses in its portfolio, including an 11mm ultra wide-angle lens, a standard 45mm lens, and a 150mm macro telephoto lens. Today Irix premieres their fast, filter-ready wide-angle cine lens, the Irix Cine 15mm T2.6. This product will open unlimited possibilities for filmmakers and cinematographers alike. Continue reading “Irix Cine 15mm T2.6 Lens Now Available”

HD Pentax-D FA* 85mm f/1.4ED SDM AW Lens Announced

Ricoh has officially announced the launch of the HD Pentax-D FA* 85mm f/1.4ED SDM AW lens. The 85mm f/1.4 is the second fixed focus lens in the new generation Pentax Star family.

The US price is $1899.95 and shipping will start in mid-June 2020. You can check the available at B&HAdoramaAmazon.

“The Star series is the top of the range for PENTAX lenses, so when developing the new generation, Pentax conducted an extensive review of its in-house standards, demanding the highest performance, even for use with future PENTAX DSLRs, which are expected to deliver even higher image quality and better performance than current models.”, say Pentax. Continue reading “HD Pentax-D FA* 85mm f/1.4ED SDM AW Lens Announced”

Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR Lens Delayed to June 30

According to Amazon US, the new Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR lens will start shipping on June 30, 2020.

Looks like the Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR Lens is delayed again, and it is still available for pre-order at B&HPhoto/Adorama/Amazon for $896.95.

At just 570 g, the compact NIKKOR Z 24200mm f/4-6.3 VR is the perfect grab and go lens for all-day versatility and convenience. This is a versatile all-in-one zoom lens that covers every shot along the way with remarkable true to life detail. Immersive landscapes, arresting architecture, captivating portraits, candid street photography and everything in between – all with a single compact, lightweight lens.

Release Dates for Voigtlander SE lenses for Sony E-mount

Here are the released dates for Voigtlander SE lenses for Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras: .

  • The Voigtlander Nokton 35mm f/1.2 Aspherical SE lens will be released on May 27.
  • The Voigtlander Nokton 40mm f/1.2 Aspherical SE lens is scheduled to be released in June
  • The Voigtlander Nokton 50mm f/1.2 Aspherical SE lens is scheduled for release in July

See all Voigtlander SE lenses for Sony E-Mount at Adorama and B&H.

Zhong Yi Optics Speedmaster 50mm f/0.95 lens for Canon EF-mount

The Japanese distributor for Zhong Yi Optics lenses posted some additional information on the new Speedmaster 50mm f/0.95 lens for Canon EF-mount (in the US Zhong Yi Optics lenses are sold at B&HAdorama. Continue reading “Zhong Yi Optics Speedmaster 50mm f/0.95 lens for Canon EF-mount”

Two New Grips For Sony A7 & A9 Cameras

Meike has announced a new battery grip with a 100 meter wireless remote control and a metal bracket hand grip both for Sony A7 and A9 cameras.

The Meike MK-A7R IV pro Battery Grip with wireless remote control and the MK-A9 II G metal grip designed to fit Sony A7 IV A7R IV and A9 cameras.  Continue reading “Two New Grips For Sony A7 & A9 Cameras”

First Nokton 50mm f/1.2 FE Lens Review

Here is the first Nokton 50mm f/1.2 FE lens review.  As you know the Voigtlander Nokton 50mm f/1.2 Aspherical Lens for Sony E-mount becomes official (check Adorama and B&H).

Looks like Lenstip is the first site tested the Nokton 50mm f/1.2 FE lens. Below you can find their conclusion :  Continue reading “First Nokton 50mm f/1.2 FE Lens Review”

Meike 3.5mm f/2.8 MFT Lens Leaked

First image of the Meike 3.5mm f/2.8 MFT Lens have been leaked on the web.

This is the first appearence of the new Meike 3.5mm F2.8 MFT Lens and the first image leaked by Richard Wong .

He also showed three sample images taken by Panasonic G85. Take a look. Meike 3.5mm f/2.8 Circular Fisheye (Micro Four Thirds). 220 degree FOV. Continue reading “Meike 3.5mm f/2.8 MFT Lens Leaked”

Voigtlander NOKTON 35mm, 40mm, 50mm f/1.2 Aspherical SE Lenses

Voigtlander has announced three new prime lenses for Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras: NOKTON 35mm f/1.2 Aspherical SE Lens, NOKTON 40mm f/1.2 Aspherical SE Lens, NOKTON 50mm f/1.2 Aspherical SE Lens.

The “SE” designation stands for still edition, is specialized in shooting in still photography. You can take a look at sample images here. Continue reading “Voigtlander NOKTON 35mm, 40mm, 50mm f/1.2 Aspherical SE Lenses”