Got $70K Laying Around? New Canon 50-1000mm Lens Up for Pre-Order


The new Canon CINE-SERVO 50-1000mm T5.0-8.9 lens is available for pre-order in both EF and PL mount options. It will only set you back $70,200 with free shipping, of course. That’s nearly $8k below the announced retail price.

B&H says the lens is scheduled to ship in February. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

If you’re interested in learning more about this lens, check out my prior article that covers the features and intended uses of the lens.

Nikon Coolpix A Gets a Big Price Drop

Nikon Coolpix A

Nikon’s compact DX-format camera, the Coolpix A, finally got a much needed price drop from north of $1000 down to $699.

The Coolpix A was an impressive little camera from the start – with its 18.5mm f/2.8 lens (28mm equivalent) and a 16.2MP APS-C sensor. The price was just eye-rolling high at $1100. At $699, I can definitely see this camera getting a lot more action. Check it out here at B&H Photo.