The new Zhongyi Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm f/0.95 Mark III lens for Sony full frame E-mount now officially announced. This is fastest 50mm Sony FE lens. The US price for this lens is $799, you can check pre-order options at B&H Photo Video/Adorama.
Nokishita Camera has confirmed that upcoming Zeiss “Ventum” industrial lenses are E-mount lenses. The Zeiss “Ventum” lenses are for aerial applications, with Splash-water and dust-resistant lens housing. Read More »
The Tokina FiRIN 100mm f/2.8 FE Macro Lens was first shown up at last year’s Photokina. Now according to latest rumors, this lens will be available for pre-order soon, the release date for this lens is on April 26th, 2019. Note: Tokina removed “AF” feature on this lens now.
According to our Asia source, Yongnuo is going to announce their first FE lens in next several days, probably on China P&E Show on April 12-15, 2019. This new lens is rumored to be Yongnuo FE 50mm f/1.8 AF lens, price will be around $100. The current price for Yongnuo YN 50mm f/1.8 Lens for Canon EF/Nikon F mount lenses are around $50 in US.
dpreview has interviewed Sony Kenji Tanaka, VP and Senior General Manager at CP+ 2019. Kenji Tanaka said that it is easy to add 4K/60p, 10-bit 4:2:2 to Sony a7S III, but he want to create something that goes beyond the expectations of our customers. And he also said that a7S like APS-C mirrorless camera is possible.