Last month, Sigma announced that it is releasing Sony E-mount versions of its Art lens line to accompany the Canon, Nikon and Sigma camera mount versions. While we’ve been able to use Sigma lenses on Sony’s A7 series thanks to the Sigma MC-11 adapter, the performance is still lacking because it is not a native connection for the Sony A7 lens mount.
Now, Sony users have a native E-mount for the A7 series, as well as other E-mount cameras. However, due to the fact that the identical optics are used for the Sony version, the lenses are substantially larger to accomodate the flange distance for the Sony camera.
B&H has the Vello FreeWave Aviator Wireless E-TTL II Flash Transceiver/Receiver Kit for $109.95 (reg. $289.95). This system has 4 channels and offers 3 different groups for Canon E-TTL II Speedlites. It operates at 2.4Ghz and has a range of 300′. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
SLR Magic introduced its new MicroPrime CINE lenses for Sony E-Mount cameras this week at NAB 2018. Out of the gate, we’re getting 4 lenses – 25mm T1.5, 35mm T1.3, 50mm T1.2 and 75mm T1.5. In June, SLR Magic is adding the 18mm T2.9 to the MicroPrime CINE lineup. [Read more…]
B&H has the PNY 128GB Elite Performance SDXC UHS-I memory card for $49.95 (reg. $66.95). Check it out here at B&H Photo.
Outdoor photo equipment company MindShift Gear has unveiled a pair of new shoulder bags for camera kits – the Exposure 15 and Exposure 13. The new bags are designed with the outdoor photographer in mind, featuring waterproof sailcloth panels, strategically placed storm flaps, water-repellent DWR fabric, and a sturdy Tarpaulin bottom. [Read more…]