Fujifilm GF Lens Roadmap

Fujifilm likes to keep people informed about upcoming lenses and about once a year they offer up a roadmap that outlines lens release for the next 12-24 months. This most recent GF lens roadmap was unveiled in January 2020 and from it we can see two as-yet-unreleased lenses: GF 30mm f/3.5 R WR – This lens was launched on June 30th 2020 GF 80mm f/1.7 R WR Portrait photographers will certainly be looking forwards to the 80mm lens with the widest aperture yet on a GF lens at f/1.7. 80mm. Such a lens on the GF format would be equivalent …

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Sony and Zeiss Lens Terminology + Abbreviations – The Ultimate Guide

From the outside looking in, the world of Sony lenses can appear extremely confusing. Sony is a relative newcomer to the photography industry, having released their first ‘Cyber-shot’ fixed lens compact in 1996. Unlike both Canon and Nikon, Sony did not start life as a camera or optics business, they began life manufacturing radios and tape-recorders. This difference in initial direction and relatively late entry into the camera industry meant that Sony had to look outside their own capabilities in order to gain lost ground on competitors, and eventually become one of the ‘Big Three’ manufacturers in the business. Of …

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A Complete List of Sony E-Mount Lenses and Their Specifications

Table of Contents Sony Lens Terminology Sony Lens Release Dates Sony Lens Specifications Sony Lens Terminology Key This key is designed as a quick helper. Please see our complete guide to Sony and Zeiss lens terminology and abbreviations for more detailed information on the following Sony lens-related acronyms. E – E-mount lens for APS-C and Super 35 cameras. FE – Full-frame E-Mount lens. G – Gold Series lens. Sony’s second highest lens tier. GM – Gold Master, more commonly “G-Master” lens. Sony’s highest tier lens. LE – Light Edition. Only ever used once in 2012 to designate a particularly lightweight …

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