Lens availability is a critical part of choosing a camera system. We have a look at the four full-frame mirrorless mounts to see how their lineups and technologies currently compare.
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lens newsFeb 12, 2020 at 04:00
Nikon has announced full details of two more lenses on its Z-mount roadmap: a 20mm F1.8 S and a stabilized 24-200mm F4-6.3 S. The pair increases the total number of FX-format Z-series lenses to 11.
videoNov 26, 2019 at 15:24
The future firmware updates will add a Log picture profile option and the ability to record Raw video over HDMI to recorders like the Atomos Ninja V.
camera newsOct 10, 2019 at 17:00
Sigma has announced the pricing and availability of its compact full-frame mirrorless camera, the fp. It will cost $1,899 for the body-only and $2,199 as a kit with the Sigma 45mm F2.8 DG DN Contemporary lens.
lens newsOct 10, 2019 at 04:00
After over a year of teasers, Nikon has finally announced full details of the Z-mount 58mm F0.95 Noct. It's the fastest Nikkor lens ever produced, shipping October 31st for $8000.
videoSep 16, 2019 at 14:01
Our friends over at Cinema5D have gone hands-on with Sony's new full-frame cinema camera, the FX9, and shared their thoughts on what the camera has to offer.
lens newsAug 29, 2019 at 18:17
The ‘ultra-compact’ lens weighs just 145g (5.1oz) and has autofocus to boot, all for $399.
lens newsAug 26, 2019 at 13:22
Nitecore has taken a departure from its usual world of flashlights and batteries to introduce a new lineup of cinema lenses for full-frame camera systems.
Aug 15, 2019 at 16:41
The battery works with a7 III, a7R III and a9 camera systems and connects with your smartphone or tablet to help you keep tabs on the health of the battery. Oh, and you'll need to update the firmware of your camera battery.
lens newsAug 6, 2019 at 17:36
Designed for large format movie cameras the lens offers a 6.14mm focal length for seriously wide fisheye photography
Nikon has introduced the Nikkor Z 85mm F1.8 S lens for its full-frame mirrorless system. This short telephoto prime has 12 elements, a nine-blade aperture and minimum focus distance of 0.8m (2.6ft). It will be available in September for $799.
Jul 23, 2019 at 00:20
The sensors vary in specification, but hint at interesting cameras to come, from more manufacturers than just Sony.
camera newsJul 16, 2019 at 14:12
Sony has introduced the a7R IV, which the company calls 'another milestone in mirrorless', at an event in New York City. The camera has a full-frame 61MP BSI-CMOS sensor with a claimed 15 stops of dynamic range, a redesigned body, 10 fps burst shooting, and Real-time Eye AF for stills and videos.
Sigma has announced its ultra-fast 35mm F1.2 prime lens for Sony E and Panasonic/Leica L-mount bodies. The lens features aspherical and 'SLD' elements, an 11-blade aperture and a sturdy weather-sealed enclosure.
Sigma has announced the 14-24mm F2.8 Art for L-mount and Sony E-mount, coming in August. It features a rear filter holder and like its Art-series peers, offers splash and dustproof construction.
Sigma's 45mm F2.8 DG DN | Contemporary is a lightweight standard prime lens for full-frame Sony, Panasonic and Leica mirrorless cameras. Despite weighing just 215 grams (7.5 ounces), the lens is made mostly of metal and is water and dust resistant.
videoJun 1, 2019 at 13:00
Panasonic has given a rough outline of what its cinema-focused DC-S1H will offer. But you don't have to read too closely between the lines to make some educated guesses about what the camera might offer. Here's what we think...
camera newsMay 31, 2019 at 20:30
Panasonic is developing a video-focused model in its S-series line-up, which will be known as the Lumix DC-S1H. The camera, set to ship this fall for $4000, will be able to capture 6K/24p video at a 3:2 aspect ratio and 5.9K/30p at 16:9.
lens newsMay 31, 2019 at 20:30
Panasonic's Leica DG Vario-Summilux 10-25mm F1.7 Micro Four Thirds lens, first teased at Photokina 2018, will be available for purchase in July for $1799. The lens, equivalent to 20-50mm on full-frame - offers a focus clutch, stepless aperture ring, minimal focus breathing and full weather-sealing.
lens newsMay 13, 2019 at 14:26
Rokinon's new 45mm F1.8 autofocus lens is the latest in its 'Tiny Series' lineup.
lens newsMar 16, 2019 at 16:37
The lens lacks any electronics whatsoever and is constructed entirely of glass and metal. Of course, that comes at the expense of weight — this thing weighs in at 1.1kg / 2.43lbs.
Mar 2, 2019 at 10:00
While not strictly announced at the show, CP+ is one of our first chances to see Tamron's trio of full frame lenses: a 35mm F1.4 DSLR prime, an 17-28mm F2.8 for Sony E mount and an intriguing 35-150mm F2.8-4 for Canon and Nikon DSLRs.
lens newsFeb 28, 2019 at 19:50
The L-Mount lens, which will work on Panasonic and Sigma L-Mount cameras in addition to Leica's SL series cameras, is set to ship in mid-April for $4,595.
first impressionsFeb 14, 2019 at 15:00
A quick glance at the spec sheet doesn't make the Canon EOS RP look that exciting. But having shot with it, we've become oddly fond of this little full framer.
Feb 14, 2019 at 14:30
Alongside the EOS RP, Canon showed us mockups of the six lenses it says are in development for 2019. There's a distinct high-end flavor to the options in the works.
lens newsFeb 14, 2019 at 04:00
Canon has announced the development of six RF lenses, including the incredibly compact RF 70-200mm F2.8L IS USM, two variations of an RF 85mm F1.2L USM, plus a 15-35mm F2.8L IS USM and 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM.
Oct 26, 2018 at 15:52
Venus optics has announced the pricing and availability of its Laowa 10-18mm F4.5-5.6 FE zoom lens.
Panasonic has announced it is developing two full frame mirrorless cameras: the 47MP S1R and the 24MP S1. We've been shown fairly advanced-looking but non-functional prototype cameras, and have been able to squeeze a few details from Panasonic.
Sep 17, 2018 at 13:00
Canon and Nikon finally entered the full-frame mirrorless market this summer with the brand-new RF and Z mounts. Now that we've had some time with the cameras, we wanted to revisit our earlier predictions and take stock.
Sep 12, 2018 at 17:22
Lens manufacturer Sigma has announced a trio of fast cinema lenses for full-frame camera systems, that it says will also be available in the future in the LPL mount for Arri’s large format camera system.
Aug 9, 2018 at 16:53
Nikon has released yet another teaser video for its full-frame mirrorless camera set to be announced August 23rd.
Jul 25, 2018 at 13:00
Nikon has finally confirmed the age-old rumor that it's going to make a full frame mirrorless camera. It's widely assumed Canon plans to do the same. But what are the things they need to get right? We'd love to hear.
Jun 28, 2018 at 14:55
A Japanese patent application from Canon shows off the schematics for a potential 58mm F1.4 'soft-focus' lens with two focusing modules.
Jun 18, 2018 at 20:19
Back in 2010, Canon announced that it was developing the world's largest CMOS sensor, measuring about 40 times larger than full frame. The company has just updated its website with more details.
lens newsMay 11, 2018 at 14:42
Chinese lens manufacturer Meike has added a new version of its existing 50mm F1.7 lens to its range—this time for full frame Sony users. The previous model was aimed at users of mirrorless cameras systems and comes in APS-C and MFT mounts.
lens newsApr 27, 2018 at 14:06
Tamron has officially launched the 28-75mm F2.8 Di III RXD lens for Sony full-frame mirrorless cameras. The lens—the first third-party standard zoom to be created natively for the Sony FE mount—will arrive at the end of May and cost $800.
lens newsApr 20, 2018 at 14:17
Venus Optics has unveiled four new lenses that will ship later this year: a wide-angle zoom for Sony FE, a circular fisheye for Micro Four Thirds, a wide-angle lens for the medium format Fujifilm GFX, and a 2x Ultra Macro for multiple full-frame mounts.
Apr 2, 2018 at 16:19
The 2.2MP 35MMFHDXS full-frame CMOS sensor boasts huge 19μm pixels and special readout circuitry that allows it to capture 100fps slow motion in Full HD in "exceptionally low-light environments."
Mar 23, 2018 at 19:40
Canon Rumors has reportedly "confirmed from a couple of good sources" that Canon's full-frame mirrorless camera is currently being tested in the field by select Canon pro photographers.
Mar 13, 2018 at 13:36
We spoke with Sony's Senior General Manager of the Digital Imaging Business Group, Kenji Tanaka, at CP+, and he told us that in his opinion, Canon and Nikon will join Sony in the full-frame mirrorless market by next year's CP+ show.
Jan 30, 2018 at 21:10
Dan and Sally Watson over at Learning Cameras put the Nikon D850, Sony a7R III, and Canon 5D Mark IV through their paces, testing all three cameras for everything from skin tones, to dynamic range, to autofocus tracking and more.
Jan 23, 2018 at 19:28
Nikon announced the news earlier today, revealing that it "attained the #1 position for both market share and revenue for December 2017" in the full-frame interchangeable lens camera category. Yes, that includes full-frame mirrorless.
Dec 15, 2017 at 15:20
DxOMark just finished their review of the Leica M10 sensor, and while it outperforms almost every other digital Leica ever made, it still falls significantly short of the top-of-the-line full-frame sensors out there.
lens newsOct 10, 2017 at 15:00
Samyang has announced its fourth autofocus prime lens for Sony full-frame mirrorless cameras: meet the long-rumored and much-anticipated Samyang AF 35mm F1.4 FE.
videoOct 6, 2017 at 19:04
RED's monstrous new Monstro 8K VV is a 35.4MP full-frame monster with "unprecedented dynamic range [of 17+ stops] and breathtaking color accuracy."
Oct 3, 2017 at 15:21
Can a client really tell the difference between a portrait taken with a $6,000 full-frame setup and a $2,000 crop sensor setup? Can you? Photographer Manny Ortiz put together this shootout to find out.
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