There are a number of Nikon DSLR and lens rebates available on Amazon that can save you up to $250. Check out the details below. [Read more…]
Several Canon lenses have dropped in price this week. Below is a list of the relevant lenses and the amounts in which they dropped. [Read more…]
The new Zeiss 35mm f/1.4 Distagon lens is now available for Canon mount at B&H. Here’s the link.
B&H Photo has posted that the Zeiss Distagon T 35mm F/1.4 ZF.2 lens is now available for pre-order for the Nikon F Mount version. Here’s the link.
As is custom at B&H, when something is posted for pre-order, it generally means that stock is on the way and almost ready to ship out to customers. No word on the Canon version yet.
We have been waiting for this news since Nikon posted its new AF-S 50mm lens on its website and then removed it last week. Finally, the lens has been officially unveiled (permanently this time) and it’s got a decent price point of $220. All I can say is that it’s about time!
More details in the official press release from Nikon below. [Read more…]
If there has ever been demand for a company to produce a single lens, it’s the Nikon AF-S 50mm f/1.8 lens. Ever since the Nikon D40 came out (with it’s lack of AF motor), Nikon users have been clamoring for something to replace the staple 50mm f/1.8D lens. Heck, I even wrote an open letter to Nikon last year pleading for this lens with a built-in AF motor.
And, finally, it appears that they have. [Read more…]
A whole lot of glass…
As of March 2011, Nikon has produced over 60 million NIKKOR lenses.
Check out Nikon’s nostalgic press statement below. [Read more…]
Lensbaby let the wraps off a new lens today – the Composer Pro.
The Lensbaby Composer Pro steps up its game with upgrades to the swivel ball and focus mechanism to make it (you guessed it) more “pro” oriented. The new focus ring is a dampened fluid ring, which (according to Lensbaby) is more akin to pro-caliber lenses from conventional lens makers. [Read more…]