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NiSi to announce their first mirrorless lens for Nikon Z-mount

Here is the first rumor for 2021 – the Chinese optics manufacturer NiSi is going to announce their first mirrorless lens for Nikon Z-mount in the next few weeks. Update – back in 2018/2019 NiSi was rumored to introduce a new 75mm f/0.95 mirrorless full-frame lens Nikon Z-mount: NiSi is mainly known for its filter […]

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The first reviews of the new Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 Z full-frame autofocus lens for Nikon Z-mount are already out

The first reviews of the new Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 Z full-frame autofocus lens for Nikon Z-mount are already out:

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First leaked picture of the upcoming Venus Optics Laowa Argus 35mm f/0.95 lens

Back in January, I reported that Venus Optics will be coming with a new line of fast f/0.95 lenses that will be called Argus. The new f/0.95 Argus lenses will be designed for DSLR and mirrorless full-frame cameras. Above is the first leaked picture of the Venus Optics Laowa Argus 35mm f/0.95 lens. After the Nikkor […]

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Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 Z full-frame autofocus lens for Nikon Z-mount now in stock (exclusive 10% off coupon code included)

The previously rumored Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 Z full-frame autofocus mirrorless lens for Nikon Z-mount will be officially announced tomorrow (December 10th) but the lens is already in stock at Amazon US: Amazon US: get 10% off with code 10JOXMXV Amazon UK Amazon Canada The US price is $399 – compare to $696 for the Nikkor Z 85mm […]

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Sigma rumored to start making mirrorless lenses for Nikon Z-mount in 2021

My last post about the first third-party autofocus mirrorless lens for Nikon Z-mount from Viltrox triggered a tip from a good source indicating that Sigma will also start making mirrorless lenses for Nikon Z and Canon RF mounts in 2021. In an interview back in February Sigma was still not sure if they will produce […]

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The Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 Z full-frame autofocus mirrorless lens for Z-mount (85/1.8Z) will be announced on December 10th (priced around $350)

The previously rumored Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 Z full-frame autofocus mirrorless lens for Nikon Z-mount (85/1.8Z) will be announced on December 10th and will be available for pre-order at the Viltrox online store. If I am not mistaken, this would be the first third-party autofocus lens for Nikon Z-mount. The new lens should have the same optical […]

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New Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 Z mirrorless lens for Z-mount coming in December

In December Viltrox will announce their second mirrorless lens for Z-mount: 85mm f/1.8 (pictured above). The company’s first Z-mount lens was the 20mm f/1.8 (in stock at Amazon, you can get it cheaper directly from Viltrox). In the US Viltrox lenses are sold at Adorama, B&H, and Amazon. For Black Friday all Viltrox lenses are up to 15% […]

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Tokina announced a new atx-i 17-35mm f/4 FF lens for Nikon F-mount

Tokina just announced a new atx-i 17-35mm f/4 FF full-frame DSLR lens for Nikon F-mount that will replace the current Tokina 17-35mm f/4 Pro FX version: Update: the lens is now available for pre-order.

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