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Alpa's HXD adapter lets you mount Alpa lenses on Hasselblad's 50MP X1D camera

Swiss camera and lens manufacturer Alpa has launched ALPA HXD, a new adapter for mounting Alpa lenses on Hasselblad X-mount cameras. An interesting feature of the adapter is that in addition to mounting individual Alpa lenses onto Hasselblad X1D camera bodies, you can also mount an X1D directly onto the back of an entire Alpa camera module, effectively turning the X1D into a digital back for Alpa camera systems. dpreview.com

2018-7-3 18:02

Three Sigma FE lenses in Stock (and five shipping). 105mm Bokeh Monster to start shipping out in September?

Sigma sent out a press release (read below) to confirm that 5 of their 9 new FE lenses are now officially shipping out. Right now three lenses are marked as in Stock at BHphoto (click here). There is still no word about the shipping time of the one lens I really want to buy: The […] The post Three Sigma FE lenses in Stock (and five shipping). sonyalpharumors.com

2018-6-21 14:43

Sigma Begins Shipping 5 E Mount Art Lenses And Weve Reviewed Them All!

Lots and we mean LOTS, of photographers, were really happy back earlier this year when Sigma announced that they would be releasing a ton of their Art series lenses in the native Sony E Mount. This, finally, meant that Sony A7 series owners could take advantage of Sigmas well regarded Art Series without the need for an adapter and settling for subpar AF performance. thephoblographer.com

2018-6-20 04:00

Lemuro launches line of high-end iPhone accessory lenses

With a few exceptions, like Moment or Zeiss products, accessory lenses for smartphones tend to be rather cheap and more often than not, produce low quality images. For those photographers who don't mind spending a bit more on high-quality accessory lenses, there is now a new alternative: German brand Lemuro has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund mass production of its line of iPhone accessory lenses. dpreview.com

2018-6-2 21:56

Do $5,000 Camera Lenses Float?

There’s a viral video floating around that appears shows a photographer accidentally dropping what looks like a Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS lens into a swimming pool while crouched at the edge. Photographer Steven Ho of Macau, China, posted the video to his Facebook page, where it quickly received hundreds of shares and tens of […] petapixel.com

2018-5-23 18:57

Tamron 28-75mm f2 8 FE Face detect & Eye AF review: AF is as fast as on native Sony lenses

Preorders: The Tamron lens is now available for preorder at BHphoto,Amazon, BuyDig, FocusCamera and Adorama. In Europe at Amazon DE and WexUK. That Tamron lens is surprising us more and more. David just posted his Face detect & Eye AF review and damn…this lens focuses as quick as native Sony lenses! And SAR reader Rafal […] The post Tamron 28-75mm f2 8 FE Face detect & Eye AF review: “AF is as fast as on native Sony lenses” appeared first on sonyalpharumors. sonyalpharumors.com

2018-5-11 17:28