Tamron SP 15-30mm f/2.8 Di VC USD Lens in Development

Tamron 15-30mm f2.8 Lens

Tamron has announced development of the SP 15-30mm f/2.8 Di VC lens.

The new lens adds to Tamron’s stable of full frame compatible lenses, along with the SP 24-70mm f/2.8, 70-200mm f/2.8, 90mm f/2.8 Macro and the most recent 150-600mm f/5-6.3 models.

The Tamron SP 15-30mm f/2.8 Di VC lens will be available for Canon, Nikon and Sony mounts.

No word yet on pricing or availability. You can read the full press release below for more details. [Read more...]

SanDisk Unveils World’s Largest SD Memory Card at 512GB

SanDisk Extreme Pro SDXC UHS-I U3 512GB Memory Card

SanDisk has announced an Extreme Pro SDXC UHS-I U3 memory card in a massive 512GB capacity. The new card delivers max write speeds up to 90MB/s and transfer speeds up to 95MB/s. The U3 Speed Class 3 rating means that it will deliver a minimum write speed of 30MB/s, which is required for 4K video capture in cameras like the new Panasonic GH4.

The SanDisk Extreme Pro UHS-I U3 SDXC 512GB card retails for $799.95. The Extreme Pro U3 series is also available in 128GB and 256GB capacities, priced at $189.95 and $359.95, respectively. Check them all out here at B&H Photo.