3. Mai 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Venus Optics Launches Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 for APS-C Cameras

Venus Optics Launches Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 for APS-C Cameras

Venus Optics has officially launched its latest lens: the Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 CF APO prime lens for Sony, Fujifilm, Canon, and Nikon mirrorless APS-C cameras.

The company says that the “Argus” name is derived from the nam… Read the rest “Venus Optics Launches Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 for APS-C Cameras”

24. April 2021
von Albert Siegel
Kommentare deaktiviert für A High ISO Shootout: Pentax K-3 III vs. Sony a7 III

A High ISO Shootout: Pentax K-3 III vs. Sony a7 III

You don’t see many new SLRs announced these days when it seems that most camera enthusiasts talk about mirrorless as the future of photography, but to the surprise of those online voices that proclaim the optical viewfinder dead, Ricoh ImaRead the rest “A High ISO Shootout: Pentax K-3 III vs. Sony a7 III”

23. April 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Samyang Unveils 12mm f/2 Ultra-Wide Lens for Sony E-Mount APS-C

Samyang Unveils 12mm f/2 Ultra-Wide Lens for Sony E-Mount APS-C

Samyang, which is distributed in the United States under the name Rokinon, has announced a new autofocus ultra-wide prime for Sony E-Mount APS-C cameras. The 12mm f/2 AF is a compact, lightweight, and “rugged” lens that prom… Read the rest “Samyang Unveils 12mm f/2 Ultra-Wide Lens for Sony E-Mount APS-C”

22. April 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Tamron Unveils World’s First 11-20mm f/2.8 Lens for Sony APS-C E-Mount

Tamron Unveils World’s First 11-20mm f/2.8 Lens for Sony APS-C E-Mount

Tamron has announced the 11-20mm f/2.8 Di III-A RXD variable wide-angle zoom lens for Sony E-Mount APS-C mirrorless cameras. Tamron says that it is the world’s first ultra-wide-angle zoom lens in its class to feature a consistent f… Read the rest “Tamron Unveils World’s First 11-20mm f/2.8 Lens for Sony APS-C E-Mount”

21. April 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Kandao’s Obsidian Pro 12K 360 Camera is Loaded with 8 APS-C Sensors

Kandao’s Obsidian Pro 12K 360 Camera is Loaded with 8 APS-C Sensors

Kandao is going all-in on high-quality, VR-ready, 360-degree video with its newly-announced Obsidian Pro. The company is calling it the “world’s-first cinematic 360-degree camera with 8 APS-C sensors” to offer 24 … Read the rest “Kandao’s Obsidian Pro 12K 360 Camera is Loaded with 8 APS-C Sensors”

31. März 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Ricoh Launches the Pentax K-3 Mark III, Its Flagship APS-C DSLR

Ricoh Launches the Pentax K-3 Mark III, Its Flagship APS-C DSLR

After months of hype and an unexpected delay, Ricoh has finally announced the Pentax K-3 Mark III DSLR. The flagship camera features an optical viewfinder, a ruggedized body, an AI-assisted subject recognition technology, and a 25.73-m… Read the rest “Ricoh Launches the Pentax K-3 Mark III, Its Flagship APS-C DSLR”

18. Februar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für The Pentax K3 Mark III Has Been Delayed Indefinitely

The Pentax K3 Mark III Has Been Delayed Indefinitely

Pentax has announced that due to a parts shortage, the K3 Mark III DSLR that was scheduled to be announced at Japan’s CP+ show on February 25 has been delayed indefinitely.

CP+ is an online-only event this year, but that hasn’t s… Read the rest “The Pentax K3 Mark III Has Been Delayed Indefinitely”

5. Februar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für KamLan Unveils 32mm f/1.1 Manual-Focus Lens for Crop-Sensor Cameras

KamLan Unveils 32mm f/1.1 Manual-Focus Lens for Crop-Sensor Cameras

KamLan, a Chinese lens manufacturer, has announced the release of the KL 32mm f/1.1 lens. The optic will be available for multiple APS-C mounts and Micro Four Thirds on February 12. It will retail for about $300.

KamLan has stated the lens wi… Read the rest “KamLan Unveils 32mm f/1.1 Manual-Focus Lens for Crop-Sensor Cameras”

25. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Pergear Unveils 10mm f/8 Pancake Lens for Multiple Mirrorless Mounts

Pergear Unveils 10mm f/8 Pancake Lens for Multiple Mirrorless Mounts

Pergear has announced a 10mm f/8 APS-C manual focus, wide-angle pancake lens for micro four-thirds, Nikon Z, Sony E, and Fuji X mounts that features an extremely compact “body cap” design.

Described as a “tiny fisheye … Read the rest “Pergear Unveils 10mm f/8 Pancake Lens for Multiple Mirrorless Mounts”

31. Dezember 2020
von Alan Adler
Kommentare deaktiviert für Camera Gear ‘Overkill’: Why Bigger and Faster Is Not Always Better

Camera Gear ‘Overkill’: Why Bigger and Faster Is Not Always Better

Full frame and medium format systems can produce images of greater quality than APS-C. But that greater quality is rarely perceived, even in very large prints. I call it “overkill” because we cannot perceive the advantage of … Read the rest “Camera Gear ‘Overkill’: Why Bigger and Faster Is Not Always Better”

16. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für FCC Filing Reveals ‘Naked’ Pentax K-3 Mark III Without its Outer Shell

FCC Filing Reveals ‘Naked’ Pentax K-3 Mark III Without its Outer Shell

It’s a bit rare to get any concrete information out of FCC filings for any product far ahead of its release, so finding photos of the upcoming Pentax K-3 Mark III without its magnesium alloy shell is definitely unusual.

It’s act… Read the rest “FCC Filing Reveals ‘Naked’ Pentax K-3 Mark III Without its Outer Shell”

3. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Viltrox 33mm and 56mm f/1.4 APS-C E-Mount Lenses Now Available

Viltrox 33mm and 56mm f/1.4 APS-C E-Mount Lenses Now Available

Viltrox has added the 33mm f/1.4 and 56mm f/1.4 APS-C prime lenses for Sony E-Mount to its online store. The 56mm f/1.4 looks very similar to the Fujifilm X-Mount version that became available in September.

The 33mm f/1.4 features an STM mot… Read the rest “Viltrox 33mm and 56mm f/1.4 APS-C E-Mount Lenses Now Available”

9. November 2020
von Kien Lam
Kommentare deaktiviert für My 10 Year Search for the Perfect Camera Brought Me Back to APS-C

My 10 Year Search for the Perfect Camera Brought Me Back to APS-C

In 2015, I fully committed to switching from my Nikon DSLR system to a Sony mirrorless system starting with the Sony a7 II. Up until that point, I had always held on to my Nikon D700 and D800 as my workhorse cameras for weddings and commercial sh… Read the rest “My 10 Year Search for the Perfect Camera Brought Me Back to APS-C”

5. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Fujifilm Executive: ‘APS-C is the Best-Balanced System’

Fujifilm Executive: ‘APS-C is the Best-Balanced System’

In an interview with Amatuer Photographer, Fujifilm’s new European President and Managing Director Toshi Iida says that “APS-C is the best-balanced system” and explains why he believes the company has been doing &#… Read the rest “Fujifilm Executive: ‘APS-C is the Best-Balanced System’”

27. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon Will Definitely Release an APS-C Sensor EOS R Camera in 2021: Report

Canon Will Definitely Release an APS-C Sensor EOS R Camera in 2021: Report

For many months, the Canon rumor mill has been split on whether or not a crop-sensor EOS R camera would ever be announced. Some said yes, others scoffed, but finally a reliable source has “confirmed” that this camera is indeed c… Read the rest “Canon Will Definitely Release an APS-C Sensor EOS R Camera in 2021: Report”

27. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Pentax’s New APS-C DSLR Can Hit ISO 1.6 Million, Will Cost Around $2,500

Pentax’s New APS-C DSLR Can Hit ISO 1.6 Million, Will Cost Around $2,500

Ricoh has released a new video all about the upcoming Pentax flagship APS-C DSLR that has been slowly revealed over the past year. The camera will be called the Pentax K-3 Mark III (imagine that), and we are finally getting some information a… Read the rest “Pentax’s New APS-C DSLR Can Hit ISO 1.6 Million, Will Cost Around $2,500”

15. Oktober 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Fujifilm Announces the X-S10: Affordable, Small, Capable

Fujifilm Announces the X-S10: Affordable, Small, Capable

Fujifilm has announced the X-S10, a compact and lightweight mirrorless camera featuring a 26.1-megapixel X-Trans sensor and a newly-designed in-body image stabilization (IBIS) system. The X-S10 also sees a new command dial and overal… Read the rest “Fujifilm Announces the X-S10: Affordable, Small, Capable”

2. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon EOS M50 Mark II Coming Soon, Key Specs Leaked: Report

Canon EOS M50 Mark II Coming Soon, Key Specs Leaked: Report

Over the past few days, rumors that Canon is preparing to release an EOS M50 Mark II have been all-but-confirmed by dealer product listings. The camera is almost certainly going to be unveiled very soon, and now, we have a pretty good idea abo… Read the rest “Canon EOS M50 Mark II Coming Soon, Key Specs Leaked: Report”

14. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Sensor Comparison Revisited: Does Sensor Size REALLY Matter?

Sensor Comparison Revisited: Does Sensor Size REALLY Matter?

A few months back, the guys at The Slanted Lens posted a video comparing the performance of various sensor sizes and it… didn’t go well. The comments were filled with complaints (valid and otherwise) about how they’d ha… Read the rest “Sensor Comparison Revisited: Does Sensor Size REALLY Matter?”