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Nikon 1 J2 and NIKKOR 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens

Published on August 15, 2012 By Mike

Tweet Video Transcript: Nikon announces the expansion of its popular Nikon 1 camera system with the addition of the 10.1 megapixel J2 camera and the NIKKOR 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6 lens. Providing users with amazing image quality and stunning full HD video in a portable, powerful package. “The expansion of the Nikon 1 system demonstrates Nikon’s continued […]

Sony DT 55-300mm F4.5-5.6 SAM Lens

Published on July 26, 2012 By Mike

Tweet Video transcript: Sony announces the new DT 55-300mm F4.5-5.6 SAM Lens. Optimized for the Alpha A-mount camera models with APS-C sensors, the lens is an ideal addition for any Sony photographer. “With a versatile 55-300mm, 5.5x magnification range, fast, quiet performance and an attractive price tag, it’s a welcome addition to our alpha A-mount […]

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 45-150mm Telephoto Zoom Lens

Published on July 19, 2012 By Mike

Tweet Above video transcript: Panasonic announces a new interchangeable telephoto zoom lens for the Micro Four Thirds LUMIX G series cameras. The LUMIX G VARIO 45-150mm, f/4.0-5.6 ASPH, MEGA O.I.S. Lens features an ultra-compact size and lightweight body. The new lens offers a 35 mm camera equivalent: 90-300 mm. “Comprised of 12 elements in nine […]

Nikon Super-Telephoto 800mm f/5.6 Lens Announced

Published on July 12, 2012 By Mike

Tweet Above video transcript: Nikon announces the development of a super-telephoto lens to add to it’s lineup of NIKKOR lenses. This full-frame FX format lens will have a focal length of 800mm and a minimum aperture of f/5.6. This lens will have the longest focal length of any NIKKOR autofocus lens and will be suited […]

Sigma 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM

Published on June 25, 2012 By Mike

Tweet Transcript from above video: Sigma announces the addition of the 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM to its product lineup. This multipurpose zoom lens offers Optical Stabilization and covers focal lengths from wide angle to telephoto and macro photography. Sigma are the only ones using Thermally Stable Composite. TSC, is used in the lens […]

Canon EF-S 18-135mm and EF 40mm STM lenses

Published on June 22, 2012 By Mike

Tweet Transcript from above video: Canon recently introduced two new lenses: the EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM lens and the EF 40mm f/2.8 STM lens. Both STM lenses include Canon’s new Stepping Motor technology, which allows the lenses to smoothly and silently focus, and when used in combination with Canon’s new Movie Servo AF feature, […]

NIKKOR: AF-S DX 18-300mm and AF-S 24-85mm ED VR Lenses

Published on June 21, 2012 By Mike

Tweet Transcript of video above: Nikon announces two new lenses to the NIKKOR lineup; the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR and the AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5G ED VR The new 18-300mm VR lens is a versatile and compact 16.7X all-in-one super zoom DX-format lens and the new 24-85mm VR lens is an ideal […]

Nikon 1 Series Cameras and Lenses Announced

Published on September 23, 2011 By Mike

Tweet Nikon announces the 1 Series camera system and interchangeable lenses. Nikon says it’s built from the ground up with next generation technology focused on performance and simplicity. The cameras are called the V1 and J1. In the video below, I take a look at these cameras. Nikon’s full press release.  

Digital Camera News – March 4th 2011

Published on March 4, 2011 By Mike

Tweet This week we talk about the new Lensbaby Sweet 35 optic. It has a 35mm focal length, 12-blade internal aperture, controlled by a dial on the front of the optic, an aperture range from f/2.5 through f/22, and is compatible with Lensbaby Composer, Scout, Muse, and Control Freak lenses.¬†You can order the Sweet 35 […]

Camera News – February 16, 2011 – “I Must Be Sick” Edition

Published on February 16, 2011 By Mike

Tweet February 16, 2011 This week there wasn’t much in the way of camera news. Which was a good thing since I was sick. Photojojo has this really cool 8X telephoto lens kit for your iPhone. The kit comes with an 8X lens, a phone case, a mini tripod and a cleaning cloth. All for […]