The lens is available for Canon EF and Nikon F mount cameras and is currently available to pre-order for $799.
Articles tagged "portrait"
lens newsMar 6, 2019 at 14:35
The lens doesn't yet have a definitive price or date of availability, but based on Meike's other offerings, it should be a rather affordable option.
lens newsOct 30, 2018 at 14:45
MS Optics has created its latest Sonnar-inspired lens, the Sonnetar 73mm F1.5 FMC.
Oct 29, 2018 at 18:30
The developer behind the popular iPhone camera app Halide has shared how it might be possible to expand Portrait mode on Apple's XR phone, despite the single-camera limitations.
May 23, 2018 at 16:42
Award-winning fashion and celebrity photographer Markus Klinko recently tested out the Godox EC-200 flash extension head. Actually, he tested out four of them, creating a quad-flash ring light alternative that works great for both beauty and close-up work.
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.
Aug 26, 2017 at 14:00
Photographer and filmmaker Daniel DeArco tells the story behind his epic Inverted Room dancer photoshoot: from building the set, to capturing the shot.
Aug 18, 2017 at 16:47
The oldest known portrait of a US president was just discovered after over a century in storage. It's going up for auction in October, where it's expected to fetch between $150,000 and $250,000.
Mar 18, 2013 at 18:43
In a 'Master Series' video posted by lighting maker Profoto USA, celebrated photographer Greg Heisler shares a behind the scenes tale of how he created a unique on-location portrait of then-NBA star Alonzo Mourning. In explaining a lighting setup that even most other pros would struggle to pull off, Heisler breaks down his lighting diagram for a shot that he conceived, 'just because I think it looks cool'. (via Strobist)
Mar 8, 2013 at 21:53
British newspaper The Guardian is known for its editorial photography, but like all working pros, the staff photographers sometimes only get a few minutes to capture their subjects. In an article posted on the Guardian's Photo Blog, several of the paper's photographers share their tips for getting portraits in a hurry. Click through for some pictures, and a link to the article at guardian.co.uk.
lens newsFeb 2, 2013 at 00:32
CP+ 2013: Panasonic has added a 42.5mm F1.2 portrait lens and 150mm F2.8 super-telephoto prime to its lens roadmap for Micro Four Thirds, for release in the near future. The lenses, shown in prototype form at Photokina 2012, last September, are shown as being ready for release just after the 14-42mm II ASPH. kit zoom launched this week.
Sep 21, 2012 at 17:23
This article tries to provide a practical guide on how to estimate the maximum strength of background blur for a given camera / sensor type.
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