Monthly Archives: April 2013

Zeiss Officially Unveils New Lenses for Compact System Cameras

April 30, 2013
Zeiss Officially Unveils New Lenses for Compact System Cameras

Zeiss officially unveiled their new autofocus lenses for compact system cameras. The new lenses will be available for pre order on May 7 and Zeiss expects them in stores by May 29.    Dubbed “Touit”, the lenses will start with a pair of autofocus prime lenses; a 12mm f/2.8 and a 32mm f/1.8. These...
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Fujifilm Announces XF 55-200mm Telephoto Zoom Lens and Updates Lens Roadmap

April 17, 2013
Fujifilm Announces XF 55-200mm Telephoto Zoom Lens and Updates Lens Roadmap

Valhalla, N.Y., April 17, 2013 – FUJIFILM North America Corporation today announced the launch of the FUJINON XF55-200mm (83-300mm*1) F3.5-F4.8 R LM OIS, the first XF telephoto zoom lens for the X-Series Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera System that includes the award-winning FUJIFILM X-Pro1 and FUJIFILM X-E1. The all new XF55mm-200mm (83-300mm) F3.5-F4.8 gives photographers...
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Rumor Mills peg April 17th as intro day for Fuji XF 55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS

April 14, 2013
Rumor Mills peg April 17th as intro day for Fuji XF 55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS

Digicam.into has posted an image of the upcoming Fujinon XF 55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS. They further speculate that: the OIS will be good for up to 4.5 stops the AF speed will be very fast due to the use of dual linear motor it will be announce shortly (and later mention April 17th)...
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How to turn a netbook into a photographer’s best friend.

April 12, 2013
How to turn a netbook into a photographer’s best friend.

As we plan for our big vacation this year, I look back on previous trips and tried to calmly, methodically and (hopefully) dispassionately figure out what I did to safeguard my images and what I did wrong. I have used a variety of devices over the years to safeguard my images, but none of...
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Blackmagic Design Announces Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

April 8, 2013
Blackmagic Design Announces Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

NAB 2013, Las Vegas, USA – April 8, 2013 – Blackmagic Design today announced Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera, a beautifully designed, pocket sized digital cinema camera that includes powerful features such as Super 16mm sized 1080HD sensor, super wide 13 stops of dynamic range, built in SD card recorder for Apple ProRes, lossless compressed...
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