Category Archives: 3rd Party Lens

Fringer EF/FX Firmware 2.0 Released

Fringer EF/FX smart adapters got new firmware again. V2.0 mainly improve in following aspects: Improvements of Sigma 100-400 has been integrated. See my last blog post for more details. Issue fixed: X-Pro cameras’ OVF coverage indication frame now fit with the current focal length. Compatible with X-T100 camera AF performance got improved: EF15-85/3.5-5.6 IS and Tamron 10-24/3.5-4.5 […]

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Zeiss Touit Lenses For X-Mount Discounted Again

The Zeiss Touit Lenses are on sale again from $50-$150 off. Both lenses are pretty good, but so is Fujinon glass. You can find the X-mount lenses that are discounted at B&H Photo.

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Neewer 35mm f/1.2 Fast Inexpensive Lens For X-Mount

There are so many fast lenses coming out today from China that it’s difficult to keep them straight, but the Neewer 35mm f/1.2 looks like an interesting option for those that want to start experimenting with super fast glass. 7artisans also makes a similar lens if you want to try a more established option. Specifications: Compatible Camera […]

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Steelsring EF/GFX Firmware 2.03 Released

It looks like Steelring is picking up the pace on their firmware updates because they released updates for the Steelsring EF/GFX adapter and Steelsring EF/FX  only a few days ago.  2018/06/04 1) Fixed wrong parameter setting for zooming lenses. EF/GFX v2.03 Firmware Download ( for Windows/PC) EF/GFX v2.03 Firmware Download ( for Mac)

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Kamlan 28mm f/1.4 Coming to Kickstarter and Future Roadmap

Sainsonic is launching a new lens on Kickstarter the Kamlan 28mm f/1.4, but they also have a roadmap for some future lenses of interest in addition to their already broad range of Kamlan and Zonlai lenses that are available. Q2 2018 21mm f1.8 APS-C Q3 50mm f1.1 Mark2 Q4 32mm f1.3 APS-C 15mm f1.8 APS-C These […]

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Steelsring EF/FX and EF/GFX Firmware Update Released, Plus New GFX and Nikon X/GFX Adapter Coming Soon

Steelsring released EF/FX Firmware Update 2.00 the other day and they will be updating their GFX adapter to a new type two adapter that will be available in later June with a built-in tripod collar. Steelsring is also working on a Nikon adapter for the Fujifilm GFX and X cameras, which is in the prototyping stage. Below you can […]

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