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Industry news: Leica, Panasonic and Sigma to form a new L-Mount Alliance

A quick non-Nikon related update: Nokishita just reported that  Leica, Panasonic and Sigma will form a new L-Mount Alliance : Press release for a new L-Mount Alliance between Leica, Panasonic and Sigma just leaked online Join the NEW   l-forum.com  (also on  Facebook and Twitter ) The post Industry news: Leica, Panasonic and Sigma to form a new L-Mount Alliance appeared first on Nikon Rumors . Related posts: Nikon to announce APS-C sized sensor compact camera similar to Leica X1?

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Photography Blog at Photokina 2018

The Photokina 2018 photographic show takes place this week in Cologne, Germany, and Photography Blog is here to cover all the latest news. Sony, Leica, Panasonic, Fujifilm, Nikon, Canon and Olympus all have press conferences scheduled for tomorrow, and there are rumors of new products from several other major manufacturers too, so stay tuned and make sure to visit Photography Blog for the latest developments.

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Irix 150mm f/2.8 MACRO 1:1 Lens

The Irix 150mm f/2.8 MACRO 1:1 lens is designed for full frame cameras with the Nikon F, Canon EF, and Pentax K mount. The Irix 150mm f / 2.8 Macro 1:1 lens is the first model available in the new version with the Dragonfly finish, in which the aluminium frame has been enclosed in an external structure made of aluminium-magnesium alloys and composite elements. Information on availability and prices will be provided at a later date.

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Leica S3 Medium Format Camera

Leica China have listed the new Leica S3 medium format camera on their Leica S System webpage . “The outstanding performance of the Leica S3 system is a well-thought-out result. All of its individual components are precisely matched to achieve a harmonious interaction, creating a unique Leica feel

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Yann Arthus-Bertrand Appointed DJI Master

DJI has appointed French aerial photographer and film director Yann Arthus-Bertrand as a DJI Master.

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Interview: Understanding the Canon EOS R

HardwareZone had a chance to sit down with Canon executives and discuss the development of the Canon EOS R.

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Just announced: Irix 150mm f/2.8 MACRO 1:1 lens

The previously rumored Irix 150mm f/2.8 MACRO 1:1 lens was just officially announced. Here are the MTF chart, distortion graph, technical specifications and press release: Compatible sensor size 35mm “Full Frame” and smaller Focal length 150 mm Maximum aperture F2.8 Field of view 160 (diagonal) Range of focus 0.345 m (0.92 ft) – ∞ Focus setup manual Focus ring rotation angle 270 degrees Magnification ratio 1:1 Minimum focusing distance 0.345m Aperture range f/2.8 – f/32 Aperture control via camera Number of diaphragm blades 11 rounded aperturę blades Lens construction 12 elements in 9 groups (4x HR, 3x ED) Filter size φ77 mm Weight 840g Corresponding Mounts Canon EF, Nikon F, Pentax K Dimensions 87 x 135 mm (without tripod collar and lens hood) Lens hood Detachable Additional features Focus Lock ring Detachable tripod collar Sealings Front element (1 O-ring) Focus Lock ring + Focusing ring (3 O-rings) Bayonet mount (1 O-ring) Press release: Macro telephoto lens: no compromises, no restrictions The Irix 150mm f/2.8 MACRO 1:1 IRIX, a European brand already known for its high-quality wide-angle lenses (Irix 11mm f/4.0, Irix 15mm f/2.4) and photographic filter systems is expanding its portfolio with a new lens – the Irix 150mm f/2.8 Macro 1:1, designed for full frame cameras with the Nikon F, Canon EF, and Pentax K mount. With its focal length of 150mm and 1:1 scale of reproduction, these are the basic features of the new product that allows comfort working with small objects

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Creating the color video

As promised from last weeks post on Youtube, I promised to share the “how to” on the creation of the little teaser video for transitioning from a black and white photo to color.  For those that don’t remember, the video… Read more → The post Creating the color video appeared first on CanonBlogger .

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Weekly Nikon news flash #489

→ Think Tank Photo released new Hydrophobia V3 rain covers . → Nikon released firmware update version 1.3 for the Nikon Coolpix W300 camera . → Tamron released a firmware update for their 100-400mm f/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD lens

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Weekly Nikon news flash #489

→ Think Tank Photo released new Hydrophobia V3 rain covers . → Nikon released firmware update version 1.3 for the Nikon Coolpix W300 camera

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