A high-performance super telephoto zoom lens designed to satisfy the discriminating needs of sports and wildlife photographers.
Our NAB wrap up will examine how each element of the imagemaking process advanced this year, and we'll do it installments. First up: lenses.
Miguel Goodbar of Adorama Rental Co. talks with Jean-Marc Bouchut of Thales Angenieux about the new PL-mount cinema lenses optimized for 5K video, including the Optimo 28-340 T3.2 and the Optimo 19.5-94 T2.6, as well as the Optimo Servo Unit for zoom and iris control for run-and-gun shooting. Jean-Marc also shares some of the […]
Carl Zeiss lenses have since time immemorial been synonymous with quality build and wonderful sharpness and fidelity, and they don’t show any signs of letting up. Miguel Goodbar met with Richard Schleuning of Zeiss at NAB to discuss the latest range of prime and zoom lenses for photo and filmmaking coming from the company. […]
We just got in a cool lens from Nikon, a 135mm f/2. The killer feature is Nikon’s exclusive Defocus Image Control technology, a second control ring which allows you to emphasize the degree of spherical aberration in front of or behind the plane of focus. The lens is extremely fast f/2.0 and has nine aperture […]
The fast Canon EF 600mm f/4.0L IS USM prime lens is a thing of beauty. Featuring a lightweight magnesium alloy and titanium construction, with 9 aperture blades for pleasing bokeh, the super telephoto prime lens also has integrated IS. There are only two places to rent this lens in New York City, and guess who has […]
So, I have to say that I’m a huge fan of these Schneider lenses. A few people might even call it ‘waxing poetic’ when I describe them. I’m psyched for the Leicas, but these definitely have a place in my heart. Schneider introduced their Xenar lenses at last year’s NAB, but this year they are showing […]