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Tamron teases new zoom lens for full-frame Sony E-mount cameras

The teaser doesn't share much information but based on the visuals provided, it appears to be a mid-range zoom roughly the same size as its 28-75mm F2.8 lens.

Samyang releases updated 'MK2' versions of its popular 14mm F2.8, 85mm F1.4 lenses

The lenses feature the same optical design as their predecessors, but offer weather-sealing, an updated focus ring and 'de-click' mechanisms.

Lensrentals tears down Nikon's $10,000 Nikkor AF-S 120-300mm F2.8 lens

Roger and Aaron of Lensrentals have shared their latest teardown; a careful disassembly of Nikon's Nikkor AF-S 120-300mm F2.8 FL ED SR VR lens.

Tamron 70-180mm F2.8 Di III VXD sample gallery

The Tamron 70-180mm F2.8 Di III VXD is an affordable, compact telephoto zoom lens for Sony full-frame cameras. It lacks internal image stabilization, but produces sharp results throughout its range.

Viltrox warns some of its X-mount prime lenses can cause damage to X-Pro3 camera bodies

According to Viltrox (and reports in our forums), its 23mm, 33mm and 85mm X-mount lenses can scratch the collar of the lens release button on the face of the X-Pro3 camera body.

Shoot now, focus later: multi-view lens patent is Sony’s latest foray in to light field photography

Sony's next venture into light field technology could be via an E-mount lens, that might allow photographers to use it on their regular cameras

Lensbaby releases the 'Velvet 28,' a wide-angle prime with 'dreamy' bokeh

In addition to the 'velvety glow' of the bokeh produced by the lens, it also features 1:2 ratio macro capabilities, with a minimum focusing distance of 14cm (5.5").

Venus Optics releases Canon RF, Nikon Z mount version of its Laowa 100mm F2.8 2X APO Macro lens

The new Canon RF and Nikon Z mount versions join the previously-available models for Canon EF, Nikon F and Sony FE camera systems.

Panasonic Lumix G 25mm F1.7 sample gallery

Think of the Panasonic 25mm F1.7 as the brand's nifty fifty. At about $150 this 50mm equiv. is fast to focus, lightweight, compact and fairly sharp across the frame. See for yourself in our sample gallery.

Pentax announces forthcoming 85mm F1.4 lens for its premium FA* full-frame lens lineup

The new all-weather portrait lens is to join the company's premium line for K-1 series cameras, and will be the first 85mm designed for the Pentax digital full frame system

Irix announces its long-awaited 45mm F1.4 still lens for Canon EF, Nikon F and Pentax K mounts

First teased as a prototype back in 2017, Irix has confirmed the 45mm F1.4 manual lens is on the horizon for multiple full-frame camera systems.

Tokina reveals updated 2020 lens roadmap with new lenses for DSLR, mirrorless cameras

Initially set for a reveal at the now-canceled CP+, Tokina has published its 2020 lens roadmap, showing off a number of new lenses for DSLR and mirrorless cameras.

Video: Olympus shows off incredible photos from its 150-400mm F4.5 lens, hints at further lens developments

The incredible images were captured with the Olympus 150-400mm F4.5 lens using the built-in 1.25x extender and an external 2x extender, giving it a 2000mm (35mm equivalent) focal length.

Sample gallery: Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN for Sony E-mount

Sigma's 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN is a versatile zoom for Sony full-frame E-mount cameras. It's well-constructed, with extensive weather sealing, and reasonably fast to focus. Output appears nice and sharp and aberrations are well-controlled.

Sirui announces 50mm F1.8 anamorphic lens for mirrorless cameras set for April release

A new budget-priced anamorphic lens from Sirui offers APS-C camera users 1.33x squeeze for 2.4:1 widescreen movies - without the usual expense

Cosina announces upcoming Voigtlander Nokton 35mm F1.2 III lens for M-mount

The lens, which comes in at 20-percent shorter and 30-percent lighter than its predecessor, is set for a March release in Japan for ¥135,000.

Cosina announces new Voigtlander Nokton 60mm F0.95 lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras

Cosina Japan has announced the release of a new Micro Four Thirds lens, the Voigtlander Nokton 60mm F0.95.

Rokinon announces 16mm T2.6 and 35mm T1.5, two new carbon fiber cine lenses

These two lenses bring the total number of XEEN CF lenses to five when you include the previously-announced 24mm T1.5, 50mm T1.5 and 85mm T1.5 lenses.

Hands-on with Olympus' tiny 12-45mm F4 Pro lens

The latest Olympus Pro lens the most diminutive yet while still retaining the lineup's high level of both build and image quality. It also looks to be a great compact companion to the company's recently released OM-D E-M5 Mark III camera.

Lomography Petzval 80.5mm F1.9 MKII Art lens launches on Kickstarter

The company had previously launched 11 successful campaigns on the crowdfunding platform.

Update: Nikon's Nikkor Z 70-200mm F2.8 VR S lens is being delayed 'due to production reasons'

Originally set for a February 14, 2020 release date, the lens launch has been pushed back amid production issues.

DPReview TV: Fujifilm 35mm XC vs XF. Same performance for half the price?

The Fujifilm XC 35mm F2 prime lens has the same optical formula as the company's XF 35mm F2 WR prime but costs half as much. How can this be? Chris and Jordan explain the differences.

Ricoh unveils HD Pentax-D FA 70–210mm F4 ED SDM WR telephoto zoom lens

The telephoto zoom features a constant F4 aperture across its 70-210mm focal length range, uses Pentax's supersonic direct-drive motor (SDM), and weighs 859g (1.89lbs).

Venus Optics adds Canon M, Fuji X and Sony E mount options to its 4mm F2.8 circular fisheye lens

The new mount options use the same overall design as the original Micro Four Thirds version released back in 2018.

Tokina launches 85mm F1.8 FE prime for full-frame Sony cameras

The 85mm F1.8 FE lens is the first in Tokina’s new atx-m mirrorless lens series, which will feature lenses for multiple mounts and sensor formats.

Techart releases TZC-01, an EF-to-Z adapter that offers full autofocus, image stabilization support

The TZC-01 will work with over 60 EF-mount lenses from Canon, Sigma, Tamron, Tokina and Zeiss.

Hasselblad claims its new XCD 45mm F4 is world’s smallest, lightest AF medium format lens

A smaller and lighter version of an existing lens joins the XCD system bringing with it a smaller price and a smaller maximum aperture too.

Venus Optics releases Laowa 12mm F2.8 Zero-D Cine lens for PL, EF and E mount cameras

The Laowa 12mm F2.8 Zero-D Cine lens is a re-engineered version of Laowa's 12mm F2.8 still lens that's available for PL, EF and E mount camera systems.

Hands-on with the Nikon Nikkor Z 70-200mm F2.8 S

Nikon's just-announced Z 70-200mm F2.8 S looks like a powerful option for Z-series photographers. We got our hands on an early working sample at CES.

COSYSPEED is crowdfunding to create first 'Made in Africa' camera lens pouches

German company COSYSPEED is raising money on Indiegogo to give young mothers work, sewing lens pouches, in the world's poorest country.

Gear of the year 2019 - Barney's choice (part 2): Nikon Z 50mm F1.8 S

Senior Editor Barney Britton's second Gear of the Year pick is the lens that changed his perspective on what a 'nifty fifty' could be.

Hasselblad 30mm F3.5 sample gallery (DPReview TV)

This week DPReview TV tested the Hasselblad XCD 30mm F3.5 wide angle lens for medium format. Here's a gallery of full resolution images from this episode, shot on the Hasselblad X1D II.

Gear of the Year 2019 - Carey's choice: Sigma 45mm F2.8

Over months of using Sigma's 45mm F2.8 Contemporary lens, Reviews Editor Carey Rose rediscovers that there's so much more to a lens than speed and sharpness.

Venus Optics adds Canon RF, Nikon Z mount options to three of its most popular lenses

The Laowa 12mm F2.8 Zero-D, 25mm F2.8 2.5-5X Ultra Macro and 100mm F2.8 2X Ultra Macro can now be used with Canon RF and Nikon Z camera systems.

Olympus updates its lens roadmap with three new lenses due out in 2020

The three new lenses include a standard zoom and a pair of super-telephoto zoom lenses due out sometime in 2020.

Moment launches new ultra-wide Fisheye 14mm Lens with 'bi-aspherical' lens design

The new add-on smartphone lens features a 170-degree field of view and uses a unique bi-aspherical lens design that Moment claims result in sharper images.

Meike releases 35mm T2.2 cinema lens for Micro Four Thirds camera systems

The fully-manual lens offers the equivalent of a 70mm lens on a full-frame camera.

Video: FedEx contractor throws package containing $1,500 Canon lens

As if you needed another reason to fear for what your gear goes through when being transported from the retailer to your house.

Tokina announces redesigned ATX-i 100mm F2.8 1:1 Macro lens for Canon EF, Nikon F mounts

The lens features a 1:1 magnification ratio, Tokina's One-Touch Focus Clutch Mechanism and will retail for $429 when it hits shelves on December 6.

Canon reveals its first two 8K broadcast lenses, the UHD-DIGISUPER 51 and 7x10.7 KAS S

The two lenses are the first designed specifically for 8K-capable broadcast cameras from Canon, which it claims are becoming more popular in documentary production and sports coverage.

Irix announces new 45mm T1.5 Cine lens for Canon EF, Sony E, MFT and Arri PL mounts

The lens is the latest in Irix's growing lineup of Cine lenses. No pricing or availability information is given, but considering the price of other lenses in the Irix Cine lineup, it's likely to retail for $1,300 or so.

Nikon Japan says it's temporarily ceasing 58mm F0.95 S Noct pre-orders due to demand

Nikon Japan says 58mm F0.95 S Noct lens pre-orders have exceeded expectations and as a result, it is ceasing pre-orders until production can catch up.

Funleader LensCap 18mm F8.0 is an ultra-light, ultra-wide body cap lens

The Funleader LensCap 18mm F8.0 is an ultra-thin lens that will come in Sony E and L mount options. The Kickstater campaign is roughly 30% funded at this time and the first units are expected to ship in December 2019, assuming it hits its funding goal.

Samyang AF 14mm F2.8 RF arrives as the first third-party Canon RF autofocus lens

The lens marks the first third-party autofocus lens for Canon's RF lens mount. Pricing remains a mystery, but the lens is set to be available around the world in November 2019.

Video: How Defocus Smoothing works inside Canon's new 85mm F1.2L USM DS lens

Canon has shared a 90-second video showing how the Defocus Smoothing (DS) coatings inside its upcoming RF 85mm F1.2L USM DS lens works to smooth out the bokeh in an image.

Irix announces impending release of its new 45mm T1.5 cinema lens

This lens marks the third in Irix's lineup of lenses designed specifically for shooting up to 8K video.

Laowa opens pre-orders for new 17mm F1.8 MFT lens, set to ship later this month

The new full-manual Laowa 17mm F1.8 MFT weighs just 172g and is set to ship 'late October' for just $149.

Photographer finds fully-functional Fujifilm lens 4 months after losing it in the desert

In a story shared on 35mmc, photographer Steve Boykin tells how he stumbled upon a Fujifilm XF 23mm F2 lens he had lost four months prior during a trek in the wilderness and discovered it still works fine.

Meike launches 85mm F2.8 Macro manual lens for Nikon Z-Mount

Meike has added yet another mount option to its 85mm F2.8 manual macro lens, which was previously available for Canon RF, Canon EF, Sony E/FE and Nikon F mounts.

Voigtlander announces upcoming release of a 50mm F2 APO-Lanthar lens for Sony E-mount

The lens was made to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Voigtlander Classic Line.

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