Tag Archives: Lens

Samyang Lineup Expands With New 35mm Lens

Samyang Optics Samyang has announced that it will be soon releasing for sale the latest in its line of manual focus lenses.  This new lens is a 35mm f1.4 lens that will be available in Canon, Nikon, Pentax, Sony, Four … Continue reading

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LensBaby’s New 35mm Optic is Sweet!

Lensbaby has introduced a new optic for its line of creative effects system.  This new optic is called the Sweet 35 Optic and features a 12 blade adjustable aperture.

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Nikon – patent surfacing for motorized Zoom DSLR Lenses?

Slashgear.com is reporting that Nikon has submitted a patent for a DSLR Lens with a motorized Zoom.  Now that most high end and mid priced DSLR’s have a movie mode, it would seem that Nikon is trying to address the … Continue reading

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Canon Releases Firmware Update for 60D DSLR

Canon has released a firmware update for its newly released DSLR the Canon 60D.  This release is firmware version 1.0.8 and addresses and issue which caused over exposures when using the built in flash or external flash and certain lenses.  … Continue reading

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Looking for a new Lens? You have nothing to fear, Lens Hero is here.

Are you bitten by Lens Buying Addiction?  Can’t decide which lens is right for you?  Or, do you just want to know what is available in your budget? No worries, let Lens Hero help.  Lens Hero is a new web … Continue reading

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Sigma releases APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM for Pentax and Sony

Sigma Corporation is announcing the release of the APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM for Pentax mount.  This lens has already been released for Canon and Nikon mount cameras.  The Sony version of this lens is due out on … Continue reading

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Datacolor releases new lens calibration tool.

Datacolor, the makers of the Spyder Pro monitor calibrators, has released a new tool to check the calibration of your camera lenses.  The new tool is called the SpyderLensCal More info and a youtube video are located in the forum:  … Continue reading

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Forum Software Update

Our forum software, phpBB, released an update over the weekend. I had to take the forum into maintenance mode for about an hour early this morning to perform the updates.  The forum is now back up and running with the latest version … Continue reading

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Olympus PEN Lite E-PL1s available in December

The good folks over at Pop Photo are reporting that the latest Olympus Mirror-less Camera offering, the PEN Lite E-PL1s Will be released for sale on December 4th.  The only problem is that this release date is supposed to be … Continue reading

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