Ricoh has updated latest version of its 360-degree camera, the Theta S (B&H Photo Video, Adorama). Thanks to two 12MP 1/2.3″ sensors, the S is capable of 14MP 360-degree still images, an improvement over the previous model’s 6MP images. Brighter F2.0 lenses, 1080/30p video and integration with Google’s new Street View app are all on board.
The EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM Lens (Amazon, B&H Photo Video, Adorama) was announced last week, price for $1,799 in US, release date will be on October 4, 2015. Turkish photographer Mert Gündoğdu has posted first impression of this new lens, along with some sample images and comparison with old EF 35mm f/1.4L USM lens.
EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM Lens Vs EF 35mm f/1.4L USM Lens:
EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM lens sample images:
See full comparison and sample images at Mert Gündoğdu
Tamron has just announced two new prime lens today, the Tamron SP 35mm f/1.8 Di VC USD lens (B&H Photo Video, Adorama) and Tamron SP 45mm f/1.8 Di VC USD lens (B&H Photo Video, Adorama), available for Canon EF mount, Nikon F mount, and Sony A mount (No VC). The price for both lens are $599.00 in US, will be shipping in late September, 2015.
DxOMark has just tested the new Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens for Nikon FX mount (Amazon | B&H | Adorama). According to the test result on Nikon D810, Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens is the best 24mm wide-angle prime lens for Nikon DSLR cameras. The price for this lens is $849 in most US stores, CameraLand (Nikon USA authorized dealer) has a deal on this lens for $749 (Demo Version).
The new EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM Lens (Amazon, B&H Photo Video, Adorama) has just announced last week, this is a great wide-angle prime lens price at $1,799, see sample images of EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM. According to recently rumors from Canon Rumors, the next “L” lens from Canon will be a fast wide-angle zoom lens. This lens could be long rumored EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III lens or EF 15-35mm f/2.8L lens.