Tag Archive for lenses

Tamron to develop 150-600mm ultra-telephoto zoom

  Cutting-edge eBAND Coating*¹ and three LD (Low Dispersion) glass elements deliver superior imaging performance, while the latest built-in VC (Vibration Compensation)*² system broadens users’ horizons in achieving sharper handheld photog.raphs November 7, 2013, Saitama, Japan – Tamron Co., Ltd. (President & CEO: Morio Ono), a leading manufacturer of precision optics, has announced the development of an…

World’s Smallest, Lightest Compact System Camera Lineup Grows

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  Ricoh Imaging Expands Q System with 08 Wide Zoom Lens DENVER, CO, NOVEMBER 6, 2013 – Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation (Ricoh Imaging) today announced the addition of the 08 wide zoom lens to its popular line of compact system cameras, the PENTAX Q.  Touting the smallest, lightest compact system camera body available, the PENTAX Q line of…

Ricoh Imaging Debuts First Zoom Lens in Limited Lens Series

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  New HD PENTAX DA 20-40mm F2.8-4ED Limited DC WR Expands Industry’s Largest APS-C Optimized Lens Lineup DENVER, CO, NOVEMBER 6, 2013 – Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation (Ricoh Imaging) has expanded the industry’s largest APS-C optimized lens lineup with the introduction of the HD PENTAX DA 20-40mm F2.8-4ED Limited DC WR lens.  As the first zoom lens in…

The Best New Camera Gear From PhotoPlus Expo 2013

  All the best new stuff from the biggest photo trade show in the USA By Stan Horaczek on October 24, 2013 = PopPhoto/com   See Gallery The annual PhotoPlus Expo in New York City is upon us once again and gear manufacturers have come from all over to show off their new stuff. We’re…

Sigma Corporation announces new, optically stabilized 24-105mm F4 DG OS HSM lens

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  Standard zoom with versatile focal range, features stabilization, outstanding image quality October 16, 2013 01:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time RONKONKOMA, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sigma Corporation of America (www.sigmaphoto.com), a leading researcher, developer, manufacturer and service provider of some of the world’s most impressive lines of lenses, cameras and flashes, today announced its newest addition to the…

Leica announces Elmarit-S 45 mm f/2.8 ASPH wide-angle lens

  Class-leading standard wide-angle lens for the Leica S-System From DPReview.com Oct 1, 2013 at 14:07:52 GMT   Leica has announced the Elmarit-S 45 mm f/2.8 ASPH lens for its medium format S system. With an angle of view equivalent to a 35mm lens on full frame, it offers a classic moderate wide-angle field of view. Like…

The Best Photography Gear Bargains of 2013

Better gear, for less By Text by Dan Richards, Photos by Satoshi on September 11, 2013 – PopPhoto.com   Everybody loves a bargain, but photographers in particular thrill at the prospect of great gear for less. In our annual roundup, we pres-ent equipment that we deem top value, whether you’re shopping for travel shooting, everyday…

Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM Art Lens Wins EXC!TE Award

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Technology Integrator magazine lauds lens for performance and innovation RONKONKOMA, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–August 15, 1013 – Sigma Corporation of America (www.sigmaphoto.com), a leading researcher, developer, manufacturer and service provider for some of the world’s most impressive lines of lenses, cameras and flashes, has been presented with an EXC!TE Award from Technology Integrator magazine for its revolutionary,…

DPReview.com Launches GearShop

 New online store offers a hand-picked selection of cameras, lenses and photography accessories with comprehensive product information and free two-day shipping on all items SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–DPReview.com, the world’s leading photography technology and news website, officially opened GearShop to the public today. GearShop (http://gearshop.dpreview.com) is a highly curated and content-rich online store for buying cameras, lenses…