Japanese Lens Maker Yasuhara, just released a new pair of Nanoha Macro Extension Tubes.
Extension tubes basically allow users to turn interchangeable lenses into macro lenses; making it ideal for those just getting into macro photography or those looking for a more cost effective alternative to spending the big bucks on a new macro lens. It comes in a set, which includes a 10 mm and a 16 mm extension tube so it can be used individually or stacked together.
The new Nanoha Macro Extension Tubes retail for $159 for the pair and are available in Micro Four Thirds mount and Sony E-mount. Check them out here at B&H Photo.
Along with the upcoming Sony ILC-3000, the Sony NEX-5T has leaked out ahead of its official release later this week. The camera is expected to be a minor update to the popular NEX-5R. [click to continue…]
Sony is due to officially announce the ILC-3000 (aka A3000) this week, which explains why were are not starting to see images of the camera leak out. The ILC-3000 is expected to sport a 20MP APS-C sensor and feature Sony’s E-mount instead of the A-mount found in earlier DSLR-styled Alpha cameras. [click to continue…]
PocketWizard has a new off-camera flash tutorial (above) hosted by Joe Brady that covers the ins and outs of off-camera flash with mirrorless cameras. In the tutorial, Brady takes the Sony NEX-6 and NEX-7 for a spin with the PocketWizard Plus III and MiniTT1 and a variety of speedlights. [click to continue…]
B&H has a couple of deals on the Sony VG900 full frame camcorder that include a nice kit of extra gear. The additional gear options include a Sony 28-75mm f/2.8 lens, Sigma 50mm f/1.4 lens and 64GB SDXC card – or a Sony XLR-K1M adapter and mic kit, a Sigma 50mm f/1.4 lens and 64GB SDXC card. Check them both out here at B&H Photo.
Of course, Sony is going to keep generating new iterations across its popular NEX line. The latest word on the mid-level range is that Sony will replace the NEX-5R with the NEX-5T. [click to continue…]