The following video presents Sony | Lens | FE 135mm F1.8 GM | Product Feature: “An F1.8 135mm prime with superb resolution, bokeh, and AF | FE135mm F1.8 GM Unsparing application of Sony’s most advanced optical technologies has produced a large-aperture prime telephoto lens that delivers outstanding corner-to-corner resolution even at F1.8, plus exquisite bokeh that is a hallmark of the G Master series“
Sony FE 135mm f/1.8 GM: Image Courtesy of Sony
Key highlights of Sony’s Full-frame FE 135mm f/1.8 GM Telephoto Prime Lens include:
Minimum Focus Distance: 2.3 ft (0.7 m)
Maximum Magnification ratio (x): 0.25
Filter Diameter (mm): 82
Weigh: 33.6 oz (950 g)
Photo by Brian Smith. Sony α7R III. Sony 135mm f/1.8 G Master. 1/200-sec., f/1.8, ISO 400
Sony Electronics Inc. Announces New Full-frame 135mm F1.8 G Master™ Prime Lens with Stunning Resolution and Bokeh, Excellent AF Performance
Photo by Miguel Quiles. Sony 135mm f/1.8 G Master.
The following video presents James Cameron & Jon Landau On Their Choice Of Sony VENICE Cameras For Avatar SEQUELS:
“James Cameron’s Lightstorm Entertainment will use Sony’s new VENICE motion picture camera system for principal photography on the upcoming “Avatar” SEQUELS. “The VENICE camera delivers the most astonishing image I’ve ever seen.” -Avatar Director James Cameron While principal photography on the “Avatar” SEQUELS using VENICE is expected to begin first quarter of 2019, performance capture is underway now. The process is supported by a variety of additional Sony imaging technologies including multiple Alpha mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras, PXW-Z450 and PXW-320 camcorders and the compact RX0 camera. The production is also using Sony’s F55 and Alpha cameras to record behind-the-scenes footage and stills.“
Sony VENICE’s Firmware Version 4.0 will provide the following features and improvements:
The following video presents The story of Tamron’s Monozukuri: Manufacturing Craftsmanship: “Defy the challenges, Create the product, Produce for the world. This is Tamron’s ‘Monozukuri’, manufacturing craftmanship Tamron combines the competencies of all domestic and overseas locations to deliver unique and refined products to the world.“
Tamron announces the development of three lenses – two for full-frame DSLRs and one for full-frame mirrorless cameras
The following video presents Tamron’s NEW GENERATION SP 15-30mm F/2.8 Di VC USD G2, Model A041: “The SP 15-30mm F/2.8 Di VC USD G2 (Model A041) is a high-speed ultra-wide-angle zoom lens with ultimate image quality that lets you capture all you see. By utilizing specialty glass materials and aspherical lens elements in the new Model A041, Tamron’s engineers have further minimized the distortion and lateral chromatic aberration that can be an issue with wide-angle shooting. The lens also has triple lens coatings consisting of the newly developed AX (Anti-reflection eXpand) Coating, plus eBAND (Extended Bandwidth & Angular-Dependency) and BBAR (Broad-Band Anti-Reflection) Coatings, which all combine to provide sharp and clear images even in peripheral areas. The Model A041 lens features high precision AF technology and a powerful VC (Vibration Compensation) mechanism. A rear filter holder (for Canon EF-mount only) comes as a standard feature, making the use of filters much easier. As well as Moisture-Resistant Construction, wide-ranging features such as Fluorine Coating newly developed enhancing durability, make it possible to shoot under any type of shooting circumstances.“
The following video presents Tamron’s 28-75 F/2.8 Di III RXD for Sony Full Frame Mirrorless Cameras: “Packing cutting-edge technology into a compact body, Tamron has created a high-speed zoom lens specifically designed for mirrorless cameras: the 28–75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD (Model A036). A great addition to the Sony E-mount, the A036 strikes a beautiful balance between vibrant image quality, superb bokeh, compact size and lighter weight.“
The following video presents Tamron’s 100 400mm F/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD, Model A035:
Canon EOS R
Canon Mount Adapter EF-EOS R
Tamron recently announced that new firmware F/W version is available for the following Tamron lenses, which makes these lenses compatible with Canon EOS R and Canon Mount Adapter EF-EOS R for general operations(*1):
Tamron 100-400mm F4.5-6.3 Di VC USD (Model A035) for Canon
The following video presents Galaxy S10: Official Introduction: “The #GalaxyS10 is a next generation smartphone like no other. Designed not to stand out, it’s designed to stand apart.
[Next Generation Screen]
Galaxy S10 defies the barriers of screen technology with its Cinematic Infinity Display. It covers the full front of the phone – from top to bottom and from side to side, giving you the first truly uninterrupted HDR10+ viewing experience.
[Next Generation Security]
The future of smartphone security is fused right into S10’s display. Ultrasonic technology and machine learning work together to instantly capture the unique 3D characteristics of your fingerprint, for vault-like security only you can unlock.
[Next Generation Pro-grade Camera System]
With Galaxy S10, you can shoot like a pro without being a pro. Its next generation pro-grade camera system is powered by an advanced NPU that intelligently analyzes and optimizes what you shoot, and features telephoto, wide, and ultra-wide lenses. Front cameras now capture in UHD, and for the first time ever in a mobile device, you can record professional-grade HDR10+ video.
[Next Generation Performance]
S10’s next generation performance is designed especially for how today’s generation will live tomorrow. Intelligent Battery Management automatically manages your battery power with highly advanced smart solutions, and Wireless PowerShare revolutionizes how you charge your devices.
[Next Generation Connectivity]
Galaxy S10 introduces the future of connectivity with next generation Wi-Fi 6 and 5G. Connect to faster, more secure networks with Wi-Fi 6, while the Galaxy S10 5G also delivers super-fast download speeds at up to 10 gigabits per second (Gbps). The next generation Galaxy has arrived.“
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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
The Galaxy Ecosystem expands with two new wearables: The Galaxy Watch Active and the Galaxy Buds
The following video presents Fuji Guys – Vlogging with the Fujifilm X-T100: “Fuji Guy Francis vlogging with the brand new Fujifilm X-T100…
Filmed with the X-T100 with the XC15-45mm f3.5-5.6 and XF50mm f2.0.
Camera: Francis & Billy
Intro music: BenJamin_Banger – Chinatown“
Fujifilm recently released the firmware updates Ver.2.00 (Feb. 14, 2019) for the following mirrorless cameras:
Fujifilm X-T100 (clockwise): Dark Silver, Black, Champagne Gold
The following video presents Get creative with the stylish FUJIFILM X-A5!: “Get creative with the stylish FUJIFILM X-A5! Meet the latest addition to the FUJIFILM X Series family. This brand new camera is perfect for keeping with you all the time, for great-quality creative photos wherever you are.
Combining a new 24.2 megapixel sensor with the X Series signature color reproduction technology, the X-A5 offers a host of new features, including a newly developed zoom lens, 4K movie recording, touch screen and the latest Bluetooth®* pairing technology for immediate image transfer.“
This latest firmware update will provide the following benefits for both cameras: (more…)