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Thypoch Simera 28mm f/1.4 and 35mm f/1.4 Now Available

The Thypoch Simera 28mm and 35mm f/1.4 can now be preordered as expected. Thypoch Simera 35mm f/1.4 Silver Thypoch Simera 35mm f/1.4 Black Thypoch Simera 28mm f/1.4 Silver Thypoch Simera 28mm f/1.4 Black Thypoch Will Announce Three New Lenses For (Z/E/X/RF) Mounts

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Thypoch Will Announce Three New Lenses For (Z/E/X/RF) Mounts

On May 14th Thypoch will announce Z/E/X/RF Mount versions of their Simera 35 f/1.4 and 28mm f/1.4 lenses. This will be followed by the announcement of a 75mm Cine version of a lens from the Simera line. Details: The new lenses will be $120 cheaper than the M-mount versions, priced at $579 A crescent-shaped focus […]

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Thypoch Lenses Are Coming To X-Mount With A Unique Depth-of-Field Indicator

Photorumors is reporting that Chinese lens maker Thypoch will start bringing its M-mount lenses to Fujifilm X-Mount, Sony E-Mount, Nikon-Z Mount, and Canon RF Mount. Thypoch seems to be pretty well-respected from the reviews I have found online and they seem to be priced fairly. Thypoch currently manufactures a Thypoch Simera 28mm f/1.4 and Thypoch […]

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Voigtlander Nokton 23mm f/1.2 Disassembled

Voigtlander Nokton 23mm f/1.2 ASPH: B&H Photo / Amazon The Voigtlander Nokton 23mm f/1.2 is a great manual focus lens for X-mount with electronic contacts  that transmit lens data to the camera and yukosteel posted a tear down that you can view here or check out the conclusion below: I’m very impressed by the mechanics and reliable design […]

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Voigtlander Nokton 23mm f/1.2 Aspherical Release Details

Voigtlander Nokton 23mm f/1.2 ASPH: B&H Photo / Amazon Voigtlander has announced that it will start shipping the Voigtlander Nokton 23mm f/1.2 on July 13th, but CameraQuest already has a few available on Amazon. Voigtlander NOKTON 23mm F1.2 Aspherical X-mount Release Date Notice Thank you for your continued patronage of Cosina products. Today, Cosina has […]

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Voigtlander NOKTON 23mm f/1.2 ASPH and VM-E Close Focus Adapter II Confusion

The Voigtlander NOKTON 23mm f/1.2 ASPH was first leaked here and details about the lens were announced here. We also published the announcement of the Voigtlander VM-X Close Focus II here. These products are even listed on Cosina Voigtlander’s website. So it is a bit strange that asobinet and Digicame-info are reporting these products will […]

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DPRTV: Medium Format vs Full Frame vs APS-C

DPRTV posted a video today about Medium Format vs Full Frame vs APS-C, but it seems they conflated a lot of medium format secret sauce arguments into a pretty good equivalent FOV/DOF comparison. Arguing about the look of medium format is much like arguing about the Leica look, you either see it or you don’t, […]

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Voigtlander VM-X Close Focus II Coming February 2022

Voigtlander will intruduce a new Voigtlander VM-X Close Focus II adapter in February for 40,480 yen ($354.42 USD). The M to X mount adapter will allow infinity and close focus shooting. The adapter has grown from 4mm to 4.5mm which allows for a shortened focus distance and aluminum is being used instead of brass for […]

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Leica is Catching up as Fujifilm Loses its Way

I have long been a Leica M fan starting with my Leica M3 in the 1980s and ending my journey in frustration with the M240 largely due to the introduction of the Fujifilm GFX100 which made an M impossible for me to justify, but Leica is catching up. I know Fujifilm’s audience has grown a […]

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Fujifilm GFX50SII Photos Leaked

Nokishita has leaked the details of pretty much everything that’s coming to the Fujifilm X Summit Prime 2021 tomorrow at 9 AM EST. Join us for the live blog and the potential for surprise announcements including products under development. Follow Fujiaddict on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube Fujifilm GFX50SII:B&H Photo / Amazon  / Adorama Fujifilm GFX100S: B&H Photo / Amazon / Moment / Adorama Fujifilm GFX100: B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama Fujifilm GFX50R: B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama […]

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