Lensbaby has announced the new Velvet 56, which is a 56mm f/1.6 portrait and macro lens. It is a throwback to the mid-20th century soft focus portrait lenses with its velvety and ethereal look provided in portrait images at wide apertures. [Read more…]
Lensbaby has been teasing a new lens on its Facebook page over the past few days building up to the official launch next week on April 7. Previously, Lensbaby had been rumored to launch a 55mm f/1.6 lens in early April. Now, Lensbaby has confirmed that the lens is an f/1.6 aperture lens. See the three teaser images released thus far below. [Read more…]
B&H has the new Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary lens in stock and now shipping with 4% rewards. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
Samyang has posted another one of its teasers on its Facebook page. This time the teaser is rumored to be for a new 100mm f/2.8 Macro lens.
The caption with the above teaser image reads as follows:
With immense focus and unparalleled features, #Samyangoptics will introduce the latest product. Stay tuned.
[via Samyang Facebook page]