Owners of Sony full-frame mirrorless cameras aren’t doing too badly for affordable prime lenses. Sony makes its own budget full frame lenses (not yet tested, mind), but Samyang has joined in now with some intriguing alternatives. It already makes an interesting 35mm f2.8 AF FE pancake lens, but this 24mm f/2.8 FE lens offers a […]
All cameras need lenses to form the image that the sensor records. Compact cameras have fixed lenses you can't change, but DSLRs and mirrorless cameras take interchangeable lenses, opening up a whole world of specialist optics and photographic techniques.
70-200mm is one of the most popular short-medium telephoto focal lengths for amateurs, enthusiasts and professionals, and Canon makes two constant-aperture versions for its EOS DSLR cameras. The constant maximum aperture helps low light shooting and creative background blur. The f/2.8 is popular with pros while the f/4.0 versions is more affordable for amateurs. Both […]
Verdict: 5 stars ★★★★★ Who wants to return to the bad old days of fixed focal length lenses, manual focus and manual exposure? After trying the Laowa 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D, we do! It’s small, light, nice to use and produces terrific image quality. It’s even affordable! After using it more and seeing what it can […]
Made by Chinese company K&F, they can fit practically any lens to any camera body as long as you don’t mind manual controls.
Venus Optics broadens its lens range with a new super-wide prime for Fujifilm, Sony and Canon cameras.
First came excitement, then bewilderment, then despair… and then it was back to excitement again.
The Laowa 25mm f/2.8 2.5-5X Ultra-Macro Lens looks like nothing on earth.
Tamron’s mid-range constant aperture telephoto zoom goes further than the rest (10mm further, to be exact).