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Venus Optics shows four new Laowa Cine lenses at Photokina 2018

Venus Optics shows four new Laowa Cine lenses at Photokina 2018

The Laowa OOOM 25-100 T/2.9 Professional Cine Lens is one of the highlights of Venus Optic’s booth at Photokina. It’s a truly parfocal lightweight zoom…

Canon Macro lenses get Tilt and Shift

Canon Macro lenses get Tilt and Shift

The new Canon EF lenses support a variety of photography applications including architecture, portrait, food and landscape, while the new flash will seduce macro shooters after more complex lighting solutions…

Canon EF-S 35mm F/2.8 MACRO IS STM, a macro with lights

Canon EF-S 35mm F/2.8 MACRO IS STM, a macro with lights

Compact, lightweight and with built-in LED lights, the new EF-S 35mm F/2.8 MACRO IS STM, is a good choice for videomakers looking for a lens to…

New Sony 50mm Macro for E-mount

New Sony 50mm Macro for E-mount

Although the usual Macro lenses focal length many look at is around the 100mm mark, there are times when a smaller, portable, 50mm does wonders for a photographer’s or…

A macro lens with light, for video and photography

A macro lens with light, for video and photography

The new Canon EF-M 28MM f/3.5 MACRO IS STM is not just the first macro lens for  their EF-M lens system, it is also the first…

Do You Know the MFD of Your Lens?

Do You Know the MFD of Your Lens?

I do a lot of flower photography – looking for ways to do video, but it is a slow process -, and I use to say my lens for flowers is a…

Review: The New Canon EF 100-400mm for Flowers and Bees

Review: The New Canon EF 100-400mm for Flowers and Bees

For 16 years Canon kept people waiting for their new 100-400mm lens. There is an explanation for the long period of waiting: the “old” Canon EF 100-400mm f…