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Black and white experiments

Black and white experiments

Black and white experiments In some cases when we are amid lot of different colors (for example in a kids playing room) we want to get rid of them. Some cases the too many colors can be disturbing, and can attract our attention away from the main theme. We switch to black and white and […]

Kerlee 35mm f1.2

Kerlee 35mm f1.2

Kerlee 35mm f1.2 About Dzoptics Perhaps few people heard about DZopics yet. The Shenzhen Donzheng co is in the optical industry for more than 10 years. They involved in multiple fields of optics like medical, military, lighting, security, laser and many more. They prouduce scan lenses, large format lenses, CCTV lenses, tele centric lenses, focusing […]

How Watkins saved Yosemite ?

How Watkins saved Yosemite ?

How Watkins saved Yosemite ? Charleton E Watkins was an early landscape photographer in the US. He visited the Californian area in 1861 with his middle format film camera. He took high resolution images on huge slides. The pictures somehow found Abraham Lincoln the president of the United States at that time, who liked the […]

New Zenith lenses 50/0.95 50/1.2 and 85mm f/1.2

New Zenith lenses 50/0.95 50/1.2 and 85mm f/1.2

New Zenith lenses On the picture is a very old Zenith camera Which Zenith lenses are coming ? Seems Zenit comes back with three lenses, the Zenith 85mm f/1.2 the Zenith 50mm f/1.2 and the Zenith 50mm f/0.95 lenses. Zenith had some very popular lenses like the Jupiter 135mm f/2.8 is still used in Hungary […]

Zeiss Batis 18mm f2.8 for FF Sony E mount

Zeiss Batis 18mm f2.8 for FF Sony E mount

Zeiss Batis 18mm f2.8 for FF Sony E mount Seems Zeiss actively take part of the Sony E mount lens construction. The widest lens is coming in the form of the Zeiss Batis 18mm f/2.8 lens. The wide 18mm focal length is very popular among landscape photographers. The other lenses in this family is the […]

Ricoh WG-M2

Ricoh WG-M2

Ricoh WG-M2 action camera (Action camera, 300 USD, 8MP still, 4K/30 fps, HD/60fps 720/120 fps, 1/2.3″ sensor) What a miracle is this ? This is Ricoh’s new 4K action camera with an ultrawide angle which can be used underwater without an additional housing. The camera has a 204° lens, waterproof up to 20 meters, shock […]

Nikon DL premium compacts

Nikon DL premium compacts

Nikon DL premium compacts The compact camera market is declining because of smartphones. Several manufacturers announced they only going to make premium compact cameras, because of this competition. It is an interesting move that Nikon announced the new DL line of compact cameras. Nikon DL premium compacts the basics This cameras has a 1″ sensor […]

Tamron Tap in console

Tamron Tap in console

Tamron Tap in console Product name: TAMRON TAP-in Console (Model TAP-01) Date of launch: March 24, 2016 Versions: there are separate versions for Canon and Nikon later Sony as well What is this console good for ? This console allows us to update firmware microadjust focus and many other functions as well, for example setup […]

Speedy Hippo

Speedy Hippo

Speedy Hippo Hippos perhaps mostly known to welter in the mud, not as speedy animals like cheetah or antelopes. On the other hand Hippo’s part of the big five in Africa and very dangerous animals. Check the video how fast the Hippo can swim in deep water, I was surprised to see that, how speedy […]

Tamron sp 85mm 1.8 di vc usd release date

Tamron sp 85mm 1.8 di vc usd release date

Tamron sp 85mm 1.8 di vc usd release date Tamron started to manufacture prime lenses which is exciting. Before Tamron only have macro lenses at 90mm and 180mm, but since they released the Tamron 35mm f/1.8 and Tamron 45mm f/1.8 as well. The 85mm is one of the most popular lens, especially for portrait photographers. […]

Sigma MC11 lens adapter

Sigma MC11 lens adapter

Sigma MC11 lens adapter This new adapter allows Sigma Canon mount or Sigma Sigma mount (SA) lenses to adapt on Sony FE mount cameras. We can use such lenses as the Sigma 35mm f/1.4 Art or Sigma 50mm f/1.4 Art or the popular Sigma 150-600mm lenses on Sony full frame cameras with autofocus. According to […]

Sigma 50-100mm f/1.8 art

Sigma 50-100mm f/1.8 art

Sigma 50-100mm f/1.8 art Introduction Sigma produce a new lens which will be very interesting for many especially portrait photographers. Everybody waited the 85mm f/1.4 Art and the lens which will come is the Sigma 50-100mm f/1.8 Art. It is an unprecedented lens. Earlier Sigma has a 50-150mm f/2.8 lens but this lens is brighter. […]

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