Tamron today has officially announced the 50-400mm f/4.5-6.3 Di III VC VXD lens for Sony E-mount, the US price for this lens is $1,299, now available for pre-order at B&H Photo Video. The official release date for this lens is in late September.
Tamron will soon announce a new wide-angle zoom lens in next few days, this lens is Tamron 20-40mm f/2.8 Di III VXD lens. First leaked photo and press release now available online.
According to SAR, Sony will announce two new teleconverters on September 5th. These two teleconverters are FE 1.4x Mark II (SEL14TC2) and FE 2x Mark II (SEL20TC2). The Japanese price for both teleconverters are JPY 77,000. Stay tuned for more info.
Venus Optics has just announced a new pancake lens Laowa 10mm f/4 “Cookie” lens for Sony APS-C E-mount mirrorless cameras. This lens is priced at $299, available in both black and silver variations.
Anhui China, Jul 19, 2022 – Venus Optics announces the launch of the new Laowa 10mm f/4 Cookie Lens for APS-C mirrorless cameras. It is one of the world’s widest rectilinear pancake lenses for APS-C cameras. At a cookie size of 25mm(0.98”) long and weighing only 130g(0.29lbs), it literally can be put in your pocket. Most of the wide-angle pancake lenses on the market are either fisheye or pinhole. They usually have obvious barrel distortion and inferior image quality. However, this new Laowa Cookie Lens is equipped with a high-performance optical design, featuring super-low distortion and optimized image quality to ensure users take full advantage of the mirrorless system – compact and capable. Laowa 10mm f/4 Cookie is a fun and mighty option for day-to-day content creators to carry around without burden, ideal for street, urban, landscape photography and everyday snapshots. The Lens has black and silver versions for multiple mounts including Canon RF, Nikon Z, Sony E, L mount and Fuji X to match with the camera body.