Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports Lens Coming Soon

Sigma 150-600mm Lens

It looks like Sigma is about to announce a new 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM lens in its Sports line.

Tamron recently introduced a new 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC lens, which bests the range of Sigma’s current 150-500mm lens. With the wave that Sigma is riding now that it has produced hit after hit, look for the new Sigma 150-600mm model to be a solid performer.  [Read more...]

Zeiss Loxia 50mm and 35mm Full Frame Lenses for Sony E-Mount Unveiled

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Zeiss has launched a new line of lenses for the Sony full frame E-mount, which currently includes the A7, A7R and A7S models. The two lenses launching the Sony E-mount are the Zeiss Loxia 35mm f/2 Biogon T* and the Zeiss Loxia 50mm f/2 Planar T*, which are priced at $1299 and $949, respectively. Check them out here at B&H Photo.

Canon Drops Prices on Several ‘L’ Lenses

Canon 70-200mm f/2.8 IS II USM

Well, this is a new one. It looks like Canon has dropped the retail prices on several of its L-series lenses. While it is common to see rebate deals pop up throughout the year, it looks like this is just a straight up drop in pricing on these lens models instead of the periodic price raises we’ve seen in recent years.

Hopefully, these new “regular” prices will stick around permanently.

Check out the full list of new lens prices below. [Read more...]