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Aputure Puts “Speedbooster” Like Focal Reducer Into The New DEC Pro EF to MFT Adapter

Aputure Puts “Speedbooster” Like Focal Reducer Into The New DEC Pro EF to MFT Adapter

April 19, 20159 Comments

That’s not all it does. It also¬†has the DEC wireless iris and focus controls like the original DEC adapter does. I checked it out on the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera and so far it looks really promising. The DEC EF to E-Mount I have is a prototype but functions as a release version for the […]

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Rokinon Releases 2.8 100mm Macro Lens In 8 Popular Mounts Plus a CINE Version

Rokinon Releases 2.8 100mm Macro Lens In 8 Popular Mounts Plus a CINE Version

April 2, 20151 Comment

The 100mm macro is a lens I have always wanted and never bought. I dont know why I dont just get one already. Perfect for portraits and bugs or portraits of bugs ūüėÄ Now Rokinon has entered the 100mm macro market but I’m not sure about the price. The Canon mount version is priced at […]

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Aputure DEC Wireless Lens Remote Adapter In For Review. This Thing Is Very Cool!

Aputure DEC Wireless Lens Remote Adapter In For Review. This Thing Is Very Cool!

April 1, 20158 Comments

I just received a prototype of the Aputure DEC Wireless Remote Lens Adapter. This version is for the Sony EF mount so I’ll be testing it on the A7s. Aputure also has one for the GH4 MFT mount. Aputure products are becoming very popular with me in the last year. I use their HR672S LED […]

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Tokina Cinema 50-135mm T3.0 Now Available For Pre-Order

Tokina Cinema 50-135mm T3.0 Now Available For Pre-Order

February 16, 20150 Comments

  I saw this beauty at NAB and was wondering if it was ever going to ship. Now 10 months later it’s available for pre-order with shipping some time in April for a whopping $4,499.00. The Tokina Cinema 50-135¬†T3.0 as I remember was a fairly light lens with a good build. The one I held […]

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Sony releases Four Lenses For E Mount A7 Cameras. My Favorite. The FE 90mm F2.8 Macro G OSS

Sony releases Four Lenses For E Mount A7 Cameras. My Favorite. The FE 90mm F2.8 Macro G OSS

February 13, 20150 Comments

I have a love hate relationship with my A7s and lenses are a big part of it. The Metabones EF to E Mount has some serious issues and autofocus doesn’t work at all with the Canon EF mount lenses. For video I can get by but for stills I want and need autofocus. Here are […]

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Sigma Introduces A New ART lens. The 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM

Sigma Introduces A New ART lens. The 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM

February 10, 20150 Comments

The ART line is special. Very fast and sharp lenses. I have the 50mm and 18-35 versions. They are great for video and have a very nice build. The 35mm ART is also very popular and super sharp. A nice feature on all the ART lenses is the mount can be changed to another type […]

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Tokina AT-X 11-20mm f/2.8 PRO DX Lens Now Available For Pre-Order

Tokina AT-X 11-20mm f/2.8 PRO DX Lens Now Available For Pre-Order

January 29, 20150 Comments

  The New¬†Tokina AT-X 11-20mm f/2.8 PRO DX Lens is now showing up in retailers for pre-order. I have a 11-16 Duclos version thats stellar. Adding 4mm to the long end will make people happy since that did seem like a complaint on the 11-16 being a little short. It’s a great fit for Canon […]

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New MFT Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO Lens

New MFT Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO Lens

October 2, 20141 Comment

  Check out this 40-150mm f2.8 beauty! This is the first I’ve seen of this lens so I’m just giving you guys the info I find out and boy do I want to test drive it! It has a 35mm equivalent focal length of 80-300mm for covering a wide range of telephoto lengths and has […]

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Zeiss Brings New Line Of Full Frame Lenses For Sony E-Mount With Loxia

Zeiss Brings New Line Of Full Frame Lenses For Sony E-Mount With Loxia

September 2, 20141 Comment

One of my biggest issues with the A7s is lenses. Sony has a great sensor but limited native lenses to go with it. Now Zeiss has a new line of manual lenses for the E mount alpha line. I think this is great for Sony but these lenses are manual focus only. No auto focus. […]

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Metabones Speed Booster ULTRA . The Next Generation

Metabones Speed Booster ULTRA . The Next Generation

September 2, 20143 Comments

My first Metabones Smart Adapter with Speed Booster came in the mail last week. The Canon EF to Micro Four Thirds. I’ve been waiting for several years to be able to use my Canon lenses with the Panasonic MFT mount. That¬†adapter has been a long time coming. Sure we have a few other choices but […]

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