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Large sensor lens coverage: taking old glass to the “breaking” point

Large sensor lens coverage: taking old glass to the “breaking” point

 Old glass and large sensors need a lot of testing. The results may surprise you. In this article I took a look at how older S35 lenses performed on a…

Fujinon Lunch & Learn Lenses in PDX (and elsewhere!)

Fujinon Lunch & Learn Lenses in PDX (and elsewhere!)

[Updated below: more cities!] This just in, via Twitter and Instagram: Come by Koerner Camera-Portland for a Koerner Cinema Series featuring Fujinon’s Lunch and Learn on Thursday…

New Angénieux Type EZ-2 Zoom at NAB 2017

New Angénieux Type EZ-2 Zoom at NAB 2017

The Angénieux wide zoom lens 15-40mm F1.9 / T2 will be one of the highlights, of BandPro’s booth at NAB 2017, where you’ll also find the…

Metabones Intros Cine Style Positive Locking EF – E Mount Adapter

Metabones Intros Cine Style Positive Locking EF – E Mount Adapter

On its fifth anniversary of introducing the original Metabones Smart Adapter, Metabones announced four new products. The four are EF – E Cine Smart Adapter, EF – E Cine Speed…

Classic Speed Panchros reborn in modern form

Classic Speed Panchros reborn in modern form

Cooke Optics has announced a new line of old lenses: classic Speed Panchros, updated to cover S35mm formats (30mm image circle) and housed in modern shells with PL—and other…

Cooke to offer interchangeable mounts for miniS4/i lenses

Cooke to offer interchangeable mounts for miniS4/i lenses

Cooke Optics has announced that they will soon offer multiple mounts for the miniS4/i cinema primes. Mounts will include Canon EF, Nikon F, Sony E and MFT (Panasonic, Blackmagic…

Blackmagic 4K Production Camera Firmware 3.4 Announced

Blackmagic 4K Production Camera Firmware 3.4 Announced

It was the last thing I thought Blackmagic would do. I thought they would focus nearly all of their efforts on furthering the 4.6K URSA Mini and the 4K…

Lost in NAB’s noise: Craft camera

Lost in NAB’s noise: Craft camera

Last Monday, April 18, an hour before NAB 2016 opened, Craft Camera’s website started taking reservations on a new, modular camera system, offering Super16mm HD or Super35mm true 4K…

Blackmagic Extends Lens Mount Options for USRA Mini

Blackmagic Extends Lens Mount Options for USRA Mini

Blackmagic adds B4 lens mount option to the URSA Mini and URSA Mini 4.6K…

New glass: SLR Magic ANAMORPHOT-CINE primes

New glass: SLR Magic ANAMORPHOT-CINE primes

Hong Kong’s SLR Magic has just announced the development of two sets of anamorphic primes: 1.33x and 2.0x. The sets are comprised of a $2500…