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Irix 11mm f/4 lens now available for pre-order at Adorama

Adorama is now also selling Irix lenses in the US. The new Irix 11mm f/4 is available for pre-order (shipping is expected to start in mid-April): IRIX 11mm f/4.0 Firefly lens: $575 with free shipping IRIX 11mm f/4.0 Blackstone lens: $774.95 with free shipping Update: the Irix lenses are now listed also at B&H. In Europe […]

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Sigma 500mm f/4 DG OS HSM Sports lens vs. Nikon 500mm f/4E FL ED VR lens comparison review

Brad Hill has posted a detailed comparison review between the Sigma 500mm f/4 DG OS HSM Sports lens ($5,999) and the Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/4E FL ED VR lens ($10,296.95) on his blog. Here is a summary:

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Weekly Nikon news flash #409

→ The new Sigma 500mm f/4 DG OS HSM Sports lens for Nikon F-mount is finally in stock (see also this post for a comparison with the latest Nikon 500mm lens). → The just announced Meyer Optik Gorlitz Trioplan 35mm f/2.8 lens will be available also in Nikon F-mount. → The latest Nikon deals: Rokinon 14mm f/2.8 […]

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Nikon is rumored to announce five new Nikkor lenses in 2017

In addition to the D820 and D7300 Nikon is rumored to announce five new Nikkor lenses this year (as of today Nikon still has two camera models that have already been registered with various government agencies but are not yet announced: N1546 and N1610). The Nikon D750 replacement is rumored for late 2017 or early […]

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Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art lens for Nikon F-mount reviewed by DxOMark

DxOMark published their test results for the Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art lens for Nikon F-mount (price: $1,599 or $300 less than the Nikkor 14-24mm):

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The latest deals from B&H (Nikon D4s, Tamron and Tokina lenses)

The latest deals from B&H: Nikon D4s: $500 off Tokina 10-17mm f/3.5-4.5 AF fisheye: $50 off Tamron SP 15-30mm f/2.8 Di VC USD: $100 off Tamron SP 24-70mm f/2.8 DI VC USD: $100 off Tamron SP 70-200mm f/2.8 Di VC USD: $300 off The latest Sigma rebates:

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