Weekly News Round-up: TTartisan and Brightin Star

TTartisan 50mm 0.95 on the Olympus OM-D E-M5 III

This week, we have two manual focus prime lenses and a few firmware updates from Samyang and Leica. TTartisan 50mm F.095 for APS-C cameras Like the title suggests, the latest manual focus lens from the Chinese brand is a fast prime lens designed for APS-C sensors (Fujifilm, Sony, Canon EOS-M, …

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Weekly News Round-up: Sony 24-70mm F2.8 GM II

Sony 24-70mm GM II

This week, we have a new version of the standard F2.8 zoom from Sony, and minor firmware updates from Panasonic. Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM II The new lens is 22% lighter (695g vs 886g) and shorter (120mm vs 136mm) than its predecessor. Sony claims it is the most compact …

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OM System OM-1 Review for Bird Photography / Birds in Flight

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Over the years, Olympus has built a very interesting system for wildlife and bird photographers, with reduced size and weight being the primary appeal for those tired of carrying heavy gear around. But despite the excellent portability, the unrivalled stabilisation and the impressive shooting speed that attracted wildlife enthusiasts to …

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Weekly News Round-up: Nikon Z9 on steroids!

Nikon Z9 sensor

This week, Nikon released a big firmware update. We have yet another lens from Laowa, and a small firmware for the Fuji X-T30 mark II. Nikon Z9 Version 2.0 The Z9 is about tor receive a major firmware update (available on April 20th) with a lot of features for stills …

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Weekly News Round-up: Nikon 800mm F6.3 for Z-mount

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This week, we have a new super telephoto lens from Nikon, and firmware updates for Sigma and Tamron lenses. Nikkor Z 800mm F6.3 VR S It might appear like a big and expensive lens at first, but for full frame wildlife photographers, the new Nikon 800mm is actually pretty compact …

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