Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Lenses | News & Reviews

Leica introduced three variances of M lenses

Good news for Leica M Lens collector, you have another three new lenses to collect or upgrades to with the introduction of...

Canon raised its stake to 8K Video for EOS R5

It's time to lead for Canon! The EOS R5 development plan has been unwrapped and it will change the content making landscape...

Nikon launched two new lenses to join the Z Mount Family

The Nikon "Dark Side" force is stronger with the announcement of two new lenses for the mirrorless Z mount family, the NIKKOR...

Review – Nikkor Z 58mm F0.95 S Noct

The Nikkor Z 58mm F0.95 S Noct is one Noct-orious lens in many aspects, apart from its humongous size and weight, the...

Review – Samyang AF 14mm F2.8 RF for Canon R Mount

This is the first third-party RF autofocus lens made for Canon's EOS R system by Samyang with an ultra-wide-angle fixed lens, the...

First Look – Tamron 24mm F/2.8 Di III OSD M1:2 for E-Mount

We have got our hands on the Tamron 24mm F/2.8 Di III OSD M1:2 for the E-Mount, also known as model F051...

World’s 1st – Samyang AF 14mm F2.8 RF for Canon R Mount

It is bound to happen, to see who can win the race of being the first to create a third party AF...

Defocus Smoothing – Canon RF 85mm F1.2L USM DS launched

The RF 85mm F1.2L USM DS - Defocus Smoothing goes beyond the detail and captures the true spirit of a subject with...

Launched – One of Canon’s most important lens, RF 70-200mm F2.8L IS USM

With the official launch today, this RF 70-200mm F2.8L IS USM lens joins the other two RF lenses launched earlier to complete...

Coming Soon – Tamron 70-180mm F/2.8 Di III VXD for Sony E-Mount

This lens will complete the "Holy Trinity" in the Tamron's line-up for the Sony E-Mount with the wide-angle zoom, standard zoom and...

Tamron brings out three new wide-angle​ fixed lenses for E-mount

We've wondered why Tamron is not making a zoom lens from 20-35mm at F2.8 as they traditionally do? They have launched three...

Review: Samyang AF 85mm F1.4 FE

The 85mm, also known as the king of lenses, is on every photographer's purchase list. Very often, the branded ones are expensive,...

LUMIX S PRO 24-70mm F2.8 Launched

Slowly but surely. As a new comer in the full-frame arena, lack of lenses is one big disadvantage to compete. Thus, Lumix...

Lumix – Leica DG Summilux 25mm F1.4 II

While Lumix is busy pushing its full-frame cameras, the guys at the Micro Four Thirds department has not forgotten its loyal users....

Samyang AF 18mm F2.8 FE Released

The business of making E-Mount lenses are seen heating up of late with third party lens maker like Samyang has been ramping...

Sony Announced Two APS-C Lenses

Good news for Sony A5000 and A6000 series users, today the company has announced two superb lenses specifically for the E-Mount APS-C...

The Must-Have RF 24-70mm F2.8L IS USM

Dubbed the "Must-Have Trinity King", The Canon RF 24-70mm F2.8L IS USM for the Canon EOS R cameras is now ready to...

Canon rolled out the RF 15-35mm F2.8L IS USM

As promised to the EOS R users earlier in Feb 2019, Canon today has rolled out the much-awaited RF 15-35mm F2.8L IS...

Facts about the Nikkor Z 58mm F0.95 S Noct

And this is a not-your-usually large aperture lens, it drops below the commercially used F1.2, so this is the ultimate F0.95! The...

Review: Nikon Z 35mm F1.8 S

In this review, we look at Nikon's important lens for the Z mount, the Z 35mm F1.8 S. This is a great...

Tamron 17-28mm F2.8 Di III RXD for E-Mount

This is a great alternative super wide angle zoom lens for Sony Alpha series user, their FE 16-35mm F2.8 GM. With similar...

RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM Launched

As announced earlier this year about the development of six RF lenses and the recently launched RF 85mm F1.2L USM, the RF 24-240mm...

Sony FE 35mm F1.8 Announced

The much-anticipated standard prime lens for the Sony full frame E Mount is announced today, the FE 35mm F1.8 large-aperture wide-angle prime...

Tamron SP 35mm F/1.4 Di USD (F045) 40th Anniversary Special Edition

A new fixed focal length lens created specially by Tamron to commemorate its 40th anniversary as a lens maker, the Tamron SP...

Tamron 35-150mm F2.8-4 Di VC OSD

This is one lens that portrait shooters have been waiting for a long time as announced earlier. Tamron has made the right...

Sony Adds Two New Super Telephoto Lenses

With the addition of the FE 600mm F4 GM OSS  and the FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS, Sony's warehouse of "assault" weapon...

Review: Nikkor Z 50mm F1.8 S Lens

This pioneer Z mount lens is one of the must-have in your collection, this review of Nikkor Z 50mm F1.8 S lens...

Samyang AF 45mm F1.8 FE launched

Good news for Sony E-mount users, Samyang AF 45mm F1.8 FE is launched. This is a tiny 162 gram autofocus lens that...

Canon RF85mm F1.2L USM Lens launched

It was unveiled earlier this year that there will be six RF lenses set to be launched this year, and today, the...

Review: Sigma 60-600mm Super Zoom Lens

The Sigma 60-600mm f/4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sport is the new, bigger ‘Bigma’.

Lens Review : Samyang AF 50mm F1.4 FE

Samyang’s first autofocus standard lens developed for Sony E-mount cameras The collection of lenses from...

Lens Feature: Tamron SP 15-30mm F/2.8 Di VC USD G2

Tamron’s advanced ultra-wide-angle zoom lens (A041) The Model A041 is a F/2.8 ultra-wide-angle lens...

Samyang MF 85mm F1.8 ED UMC CS Lens

Designed for mirrorless cameras with APS-C sensors Samyang is launching a new portrait prime...

New Tamron lenses for your DSLR and E-Mount this year

Tamron has earlier announced the development of two new lenses for full-frame DSLR cameras—the 35-150mm F/2.8-4 Di VC OSD (Model A043) zoom...

How Canon EF lenses are made

DCM visits Canon’s Utsunomiya lens factory to find out what goes into a premium-quality lens, and why lenses cost so much. It’s...

Sony announced 135mm F1.8 G Master “bokeh king” prime lens

Good news for current E-mount users, Sony has heard you, and today, they give you the ultimate lens made for portrait photography,...

Canon is adding “Must Have” lenses to the RF family in 2019

Since the announcement of the R mount last September 2018 with four RF lenses, Canon has dished out another six RF lenses...

Macro lenses group test – Which one takes the crown?

Taking magnification to the max, DCM searches out the best macro lenses. For the little things in life, you can’t beat a good...

Review : Tamron 100-400mm f/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD

Big on reach, but refreshingly compact Following in the tracks of the Sigma 100-400mm...