Nikon just announced three new wide-angle lenses – one DX lens and two FX lenses.
The Zeiss Otus 28mm f/1.4 lens is the showstopper lens at PhotoPlus 2015.This is probably the best wide angle lens that you can buy. Of course, there’s no official price tag on it yet but you can probably expect it to be in the $4,000 to $5,000 range, along with its Otus 55mm f/1.4 and the Otus 85mm f/1.4 siblings. [Read more…]
Highlights of the AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.8G:
- Fast f/1.8 prime lens designed for shooting stills or recording HD video in low-light situations
- Engineered for Nikon FX-format D-SLRs (42mm focal length equivalent when mounted on DX-format D-SLRs)
- The AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.8G lens will be available in late May for $699.95 SRP
Full rundown in the press release below. [Read more…]
Canon launched 3 new lenses today – a new standard zoom and two stabilized primes. These are all EF lenses with full-frame coverage.
Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM – Priced at $2299. Available in April.
Canon EF 24mm f/2.8 IS USM – Priced at $849. Available in June.
Canon EF 28mm f/2.8 IS USM – Priced at $799. Available in June.
More details in the press release below. [Read more…]