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  • Deal of the day: get 10% off all Oberwerth products
    by PR admin on 15 January 2021 at 20:31

    You can get 10% off all Oberwerth products with coupon code “Rumors21“. This discount cannot be combined with any other offer. The coupon code is valid only at oberwerth.com for a limited time. Check out the latest PhotogDeals on Twitter and Facebook The post Deal of the day: get 10% off all […]

  • Canon revised upward their 2020 earnings forecast due to strong cameras sales in China
    by PR admin on 15 January 2021 at 18:20

    Nikkei (translated) reports that Canon revised upward their earnings forecast for the fiscal year ending December 2020 due to strong cameras sales in China: In the manufacturing industry, earnings forecasts have been revised upward one after another. Canon announced on the 14th that it will raise […]

  • Discontinued: Fujifilm Fujicolor PRO 400H Professional color negative film
    by PR admin on 15 January 2021 at 17:56

    Fujifilm discontinued another photographic film: the Fujifilm Fujicolor PRO 400H Professional color negative film. Here are the details (see previously discontinued products): Fujicolor PRO400H Professional Discontinuation Notice January 15, 2021 FUJIFILM Imaging Systems Co., Ltd. Thank you for […]

  • New: red TTartisan 50mm f/0.95 limited edition lens for Leica M-mount to celebrate the Year of the Ox
    by PR admin on 14 January 2021 at 18:34

    Today TTartisan officially announced a new red limited edition 50mm f/0.95 lens for Leica M-mount with ox engraved on the lens cap to celebrate the Year of the Ox (see my post from yesterday). Only 500 pieces will be produced worldwide. The lens is now available for pre-order in the Photo Rumors […]

  • Capture One 21 version 14.0.2 released with support for the latest cameras
    by PR admin on 14 January 2021 at 13:00

    Today Capture One 21 released version 14.0.2 with support for several of the latest cameras: Nikon Z7 mk II Nikon Z6 mk II Panasonic S5 Leica S 007 Leica M10-R Panasonic S1M Panasonic S1RM Leica Q2 Monochrome Canon 850D Addition updates: support for the Fujifilm GFX-100 firmware update to support […]

  • Sony FE 35mm f/1.4 GM lens (SEL35F14 GM) officially announced
    by PR admin on 13 January 2021 at 15:17

    The previously rumored Sony FE 35mm f/1.4 GM lens (SEL35F14 GM) is now officially announced. Pre-orders are open at B&H Photo. Sample photos can be found here. Additonal coverage is available over at SonyAddict. Additional information: Sony Launches Newest Addition to G Master™ Full-Frame […]

  • Capture One price increase now in effect
    by PR admin on 13 January 2021 at 15:16

    The Capture One price increase I reported last week is now in effect. The new pricing can be found here. For comparison, here are the old and new prices (click for larger view): Before: After: A 30-day fully-featured free trial of Capture One 21 is available here. Capture One learning videos can […]

  • New TTartisan 50mm f/0.95 red limited edition lens to be announced soon
    by PR admin on 13 January 2021 at 15:00

    TTartisan will soon announce a new red 50mm f/0.95 limited edition lens for Leica M-mount. TTartisan already has 3 different versions of the 50mm f/0.95 lens available in the Photo Rumors Online Store with free international shipping. Stay tuned for the pricing and pre-order details. The post New […]

  • More leaked pictures of the Sony FE 35mm f/1.4 GM lens (SEL35F14 GM)
    by PR admin on 13 January 2021 at 00:21

    Here are more leaked pictures of the previously rumored Sony FE 35mm f/1.4 GM lens (SEL35F14 GM) courtesy of Nokishita. The official announcement is expected in the next few days. Stay tuned for additional coverage. The post More leaked pictures of the Sony FE 35mm f/1.4 GM lens (SEL35F14 GM) […]

  • Tokina Cinema Vista 65mm T1.5 lens announced
    by PR admin on 12 January 2021 at 21:29

    Tokina announced a new Cinema Vista 65mm T1.5 lens available for multiple mounts: Focal Length 65mm Lens Mount ARRI PL, EF, MFT, Sony E, and ARRI LPL mounts Format Large Format Image Circle 45.6 mm Maximum T-Stop T1.5 Minimum T-Stop T22 Minimum Focus Distance From Image Plane: 2.3′ / 69 cm […]

  • Sigma’s CEO confirms the possibility of making mirrorless lenses for Nikon Z and Canon RF mounts
    by PR admin on 12 January 2021 at 19:30

    Sigma’s CEO Kazuto Yamaki confirmed in a recent interview what I have been reporting for a while –  that company’s short‑term strategy involves the possibility of introducing mirrorless lenses for Nikon Z and Canon RF mounts: “It’s true that the photography market has been […]

  • Venus Optics Laowa 12-24mm f/5.6 lens specifications (Leica M, Nikon Z, Sony E, Canon RF)
    by PR admin on 12 January 2021 at 16:53

    In addition to the upcoming Laowa Argus f/0.95 mirrorless lenses, Venus Optics will also announce a new Laowa 12-24mm f/5.6 ultra-wide-angle mirrorless zoom lens for Leica M, Nikon Z, Sony E, and Canon RF-mounts. Here are the details: Supported formats: Full size Focal length: 12-24mm Aperture: […]

  • Godox V1 Pro rumored with a built-in cooling fan
    by PR admin on 12 January 2021 at 16:03

    Godox is rumored to release an upgraded V1 Pro round-head flashgun that will have built-in active cooling (successor for the current Godox V1 model): “The successor, called the Godox V1pro (or V1 Pro), will have a similar circular zoom head, designed to give a more pleasing light pattern compared […]

  • Meyer Optik Görlitz Primoplan 58 f/1.9 II lens to be released next
    by PR admin on 12 January 2021 at 00:07

    Last year Meyer Optik Görlitz confirmed that they will release six new lenses, four of them are already available for sale at B&H. The next released lens will be the Primoplan 58 f/1.9 II (expected at the end of January / beginning of February): Trioplan 100 (released) Trioplan 50 (released) […]

  • Sony Airpeak drone: capable to carry Sony Alpha cameras
    by PR admin on 11 January 2021 at 23:16

    Last year Sony mentioned that they will be announcing a new line of drones under the Airpeak brand. Today Sony “unveiled” a Sony Airpeak drone for CES but did not provide any details except a few photos and the fact that Airpeak drones will be capable of carrying Sony Alpha cameras. The […]

  • Irix teasing a new lens for Fujifilm GFX medium format cameras
    by PR admin on 11 January 2021 at 22:27

    Irix is teasing a new lens for Fujifilm GFX medium format cameras. The lens will be released in January. Stay tuned for more details. The post Irix teasing a new lens for Fujifilm GFX medium format cameras appeared first on Photo Rumors. Related posts:Irix 11mm f/4 full frame lens for DSLR […]

  • Venus Optics Laowa Argus f/0.95 lenses specifications
    by PR admin on 11 January 2021 at 16:44

    Here are the technical specifications for the upcoming Venus Optics Laowa Argus f/0.95 lenses: Venus Optics Laowa Argus 35mm f/0.95 mirrorless lens (full-frame): Focal length: 35mm Format: full frame Aperture: f/0.95 – f/16 Viewing angle: 63.4 ° Optical design: 14 lenses in 9 groups, including 1 […]

  • Did Dpreview just leak the previously rumored Sony FE 35mm f/1.4 GM lens (SEL35F14GM)?
    by PR admin on 11 January 2021 at 02:37

    Did Dpreview just leak the previously rumored Sony FE 35mm f/1.4 GM lens (SEL35F14GM) – they did blur the label of the lens in question for some reason. Here is the original report from SonyAddict: Sony’s recent 24mm f/1.4 GM lens was very well received and it looks like Sony is looking to […]

  • The upcoming Venus Optics Laowa Argus f/0.95 lenses
    by PR admin on 10 January 2021 at 04:46

    Here is the list of the upcoming Laowa Argus f/0.95 mirrorless lenses from Venus Optics I already reported last year: Venus Optics Laowa Argus 25mm f/0.95 mirrorless lens (MFT) Venus Optics Laowa Argus 33mm f/0.95 mirrorless lens (APS-C) Venus Optics Laowa Argus 35mm f/0.95 mirrorless lens […]

  • 2020 Worst Camera of the Year Award: vote now!
    by PR admin on 8 January 2021 at 23:29

    This year we are continuing with our not so popular Worst Camera of the Year Award – here are the nominees, please vote and share this poll: Previous winners can be found here. The post 2020 Worst Camera of the Year Award: vote now! appeared first on Photo Rumors. Related posts:2018 Worst […]