Buy Tamron 150-500mm F/5-6.7 Di III VC VXD Lens – Fujifilm X Mount

Tamron 150-500mm F/5-6.7 Di III VC VXD (Model A057X), a Fujifilm X-mount ultra-telephoto zoom lens. This is the third Fujifilm X-mount lens, following the Tamron 17-70mm F/2.8 Di III-A VC RXD (Model B070X) and the Tamron 18-300mm F/3.5-6.3 Di III-A VC VXD (Model B061X) . Even when extended to the 500mm telephoto end, the lens … Read more

Chroma Cameras Double Lens 24mm f/11 Prototype Sneak-Peek Review

As many readers will already know, I like a simple lens. The Chroma Double Lens 24mm f/11 is certainly a simple lens, and I definitely liked the idea of ​​it when Steve first waved it under my nose. So much so that I convinced him to send me a prototype to play with. If you’ve … Read more

Hasselblad XPan and its Fabulous 30mm f/5.6 Lens in Mississippi – by Andrew Morang

A few months ago, I spent some time reprocessing panoramas that I took years ago. These were the standard panoramas based on standing in one place and rotating the camera with overlap on each frame. I showed some of them to a friend here in town. He responded that he was scanning some of his … Read more

5 Frames with an FT-2 Soviet Swing Lens Camera – By Daniel Smith

I find the experience of taking a panoramic photo really satisfying; they are just so immersive. Until recently, this has mostly been accomplished with a digital camera. The only analog panorama photos I had experienced were those from point and shoot cameras that came equipped with a panoramic mode, in which a mask can be … Read more

What is the Best Budget Cine Prime Lens Set + Test Footage

If you are an independent filmmaker looking to build up your own kit, you likely have one major factor to consider—budget. Cinema gear costs money. A lot of money. Fortunately there has been a huge push over the past decade to make high-quality equipment much more affordable. Being spoiled for choice isn’t always the easiest … Read more

Buy Tamron 70-300mm F/4.5-6.3 Di III RXD Lens for Nikon Z

Tamron 70-300mm F/4.5-6.3 Di III RXD Lens for Nikon Z provides a popular telephoto zoom range for the full-frame Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras. This lens spans a useful short- to long-telephoto range and measures just 5.8″ in length with a maximum diameter of 3″, and it weighs just 1.2 pounds. It offers optical performance with … Read more

A Complete List of Tokina’s Lens Price Hikes in the US

In June, Tokina announced that it would be increasing the prices of some lenses in the US, and today the company has provided a detailed list of those price changes. The company explained that due to recent “cost hikes” of raw materials and components, the cost of production has greatly increased. While it has done … Read more

Laowa 10mm f/4 ‘Cookie’ Lens Review: Great Glass with Lackluster Usability

Venus Optics recently released the $299 Laowa 10mm f/4 “Cookie” lens, a super-compact prime for APS-C cameras that is practically small enough to fit in your pocket even when mounted on a camera. The Laowa 10mm f/4 is available in black or silver for Canon RF, Nikon Z, Sony E, Leica L, and Fujifilm X-mount … Read more