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  • Schneider Kreuznach Xenon FF Prime Lenses
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  • Sony ZEISS® Distagon T* FE 35mm F1.4 ZA
  • Venus Optics LAOWA 15mm f/4 Macro
  • Zeiss Batis Lens
  • Zeiss Cinema Primes
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  • Zeiss Otus
  • Zeiss OTUS 1.4/85mm
  • Zeiss Touit 32mm f/1.8
  • Zeiss ZE

Sony A7 Camera Series and ZEISS Milvus Lenses When it comes to a subject as complex as choosing what particular set of expensive video lenses to use, nothing substitutes for actual hands on experience.  The experience a Professional like Jem Schofield has acquired over his many years of using the various lenses and...

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Sony Announces G Master Lenses

(G Master Lens Discussion starts at 4:10 in the above video, after the discussion about the exciting new a6300) G Master.  Now there is a name that instills confidence.  And rightly so from a look at the specs of the new lineup of Professional highest...

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Sneaker Zoom vs A Zoom Lens Everyone by now has heard the sage old advice told to every young photographer without a zoom lens.  Use your feet.  Or Sneaker Zoom, as most of us old timers call it.  Sneaker Zoom means getting closer or farther away from your subject to effectively change... ...

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Canon 35mm Mk II f/1.4 Teardown

As soon as we optically tested the Canon 35mm Mk II f/1.4 lens we couldn't wait to tear into one for a couple of reasons. One was that Canon has been making a lot of interesting advances in lens mechanics lately, so we're always excited to look inside their...

As soon as we optically test...

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Carl Zeiss Introduces Milvus In an explosion of activity, Carl Zeiss introduced their new lineup of Professional quality manual focus DSLR prime lenses they are calling Milvus.  The Milvus lens line will be sold in two full frame 35mm mounts, the Canon EOS and Nikon.  Zeiss were quick to point... ...

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Laowa 15mm f/4 Wide Angle Macro Lens Venus Optics, the Chinese camera lenses manufacturer based in Anhui, China, who last September launched the world’s first 2:1 Macro Lens with infinity focus, claims to have accomplished another first.  Venus Optics has just announced the world’s widest Macro lens for full frame cameras, the Laowa 15mm f/4...

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Sigma 24-35mm F2 DG HSM Art Lens

RONKONKOMA, NY — June 19, 2015 – Sigma Corporation of America, a leading DSLR lens and camera manufacturer, today announced the Sigma 24-35mm F2 DG HSM Art lens, the market’s first full-frame zoom lens offering a wide-open, constant aperture of F2 throughout the zoom range. Pricing and availability...

RONKONKOMA, NY — June 19, 2015...

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Four New Sony E Mount Lenses

Sony has announced several new α E-mount lenses and converters, building upon the rapid expansion of their popular mirrorless camera system.  The new introductions are highlighted by 4 new ‘FE’ full-frame E-mount lenses designed to complement the acclaimed α7 camera lineup. These include a ZEISS®...

Sony has announced several new...

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