Voigtlander has just officially announced the new Voigtlander MACRO APO-LANTHAR 65mm f/2 Aspherical Lens for Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras. The US price for this lens is $1,059.00, now available for pre-order at B&H Photo Video and Adorama. This lens will start shipping on August 2, 2017.
The Sony Alpha a9 (Amazon/B&H Photo/Adorama) is Sony’s high-end full frame mirrorless camera released early this year. Sony Alpha a9 is designed for professional wedding, action and sports photographers. It features a 24MP, full-frame mirrorless camera that can shoot at 20 frames per second with full autofocus. And, just as importantly, with very low viewfinder lag and absolutely no blackout during continuous shooting. a9 features 693 on-sensor phase detection points, covering 93% of the frame. It also has five-axis image stabilization that offers 5 stops of correction. Below are recommended lenses for Sony Alpha a9, take a look at below:
The new Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS lens will be shipping and in stock soon, you can get yours at Amazon/B&H Photo/Adorama, shipping date starts on July 27. Photographer Todd Vorenkamp had a chance to review this new super telephoto zoom lens on Sony a9 (Amazon/B&H Photo/Adorama) at Monticello Motor Club sports event. He tested Sony a9 and FE 100-400mm GM lens on photographing race cars in very challenging conditions.
In a recently interview with Sigma’s CEO Kazuto Yamaki by Sigma Canada, Kazuto Yamaki said again that they will making Sigma lenses for Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras and FE mount mirrorless cameras. He didn’t told us about whether new Sigma FE lenses will have new designs or same old design as Canon/Nikon mount lenses.
Sigma recently released a new firmware update for Sigma MC-11 lens adapter. You can download this firmware here. This firmware update allows compatibility with the SIGMA 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | Art, SIGMA 24-70mm F2.8 DG OS HSM | Art, Cine Lens 14mm T2 FF EF mount and 135mm T2 FF EF mount from FF High Speed Prime Line.
The Sony Alpha a7R II (B&H Photo/Adorama/Amazon) is Sony’s high megapixel high-end full frame mirrorless camera released in late 2015. a7RII is known as one of best full frame mirrorless camera in the world. Currently, there are several hot deals of Sony a7R II online. Sony brings 42MP stills and 4K video to a small, lightweight body. Electronic shutter and in-body image stabilization make for high quality images and video you’ll work harder to get, if you get it at all, from comparable DSLRs. Sony a7R II is great for portrait, wedding, landscape, event, newborn and, generally, photojournalistic shooters with heavy demands on accurate AF with fast lenses. Take a look at recommended lenses for Sony a7R II.