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Nikon has announced two expansive zooms for Z series cameras: the NIKKOR Z 70-180mm f/2.8 and 180-600mm f/5.6-6.3 VR. The 70-180mm f/2.8 brings the benefits of a fast, constant aperture to a compact and relatively lightweight form. The 180-600mm f/5.6-6.3 VR becomes the farthest-reaching zoom for Z series cameras to date. Together they form a telephoto kit with massive coverage from portraits to events, wildlife, sports, and more.
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Poised to shake up what it means to be a super-telephoto lens, Nikon has just announced the NIKKOR Z 800mm f/6.3 VR S lens. Summed up perfectly by the tagline “All the Reach, Half the Weight,” this lens is Nikon’s fresh take on an 800mm lens, which now uses a Phase Fresnel element to dramatically cut down on weight and size to make this huge focal length something that’s truly portable. More than just a sleek lens, Nikon also made sure to imbue
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World-renowned sports photographer Jean Fruth says, “The incredible energy I felt when I first started shooting sports I still get today, along with that adrenaline rush of anticipating what's going to happen.” Fruth has built an enviable career out of high-octane action shots at baseball championships and football playoff games, yet she is equally passionate about building community. This latter concern is elegantly showcased through the connections between baseball legends and small town sandlot sluggers that she wove into her book,
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Pet lovers, rejoice! Nikon has just released Firmware v3.0 for its Z 6 and Z 7 Mirrorless Digital Cameras, which adds an all-new Animal Detection AF feature to your camera. Similar to Nikon’s existing Eye AF technology, Animal
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FUJIFILM recently announced their GF 50mm f/3.5 R LM WR Lens, so photographer David Flores took it out around New York City to see what this super compact lens is capable of. This 40mm-equivalent prime for the GFX camera system is great for photographers wanting a portable medium format system.
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Rokinon has announced the new, super-wide AF 18mm f/2.8 FE Lens to its collection for full-frame Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras. Exceptionally lightweight with an ultra-compact form factor, this lens allows you to capture an impressive amount of space while taking up almost none in your bag. Rokinon AF 18mm f/2.8 FE
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Have you ever wondered why the design, specs, and selling prices of Rokinon, Samyang, and Bower lenses seldom differ from one another? This is because nameplates aside, they’re one and the same. Why? It all has to do with regional distribution agreements. In North and South America, a company named Elite
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Apodization (APD) lenses go by many names, Smooth Trans Focus (STF), for example, but the technology is all in the name of good bokeh. Photographer David Flores tests some of the most popular options available today, while providing a great description for exactly how these optics function. Check out the whole video to see these lenses in action and be sure to read about it on B&H Explora to learn more. Product Highlights:
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In the following video, B&H Photo’s Doug Guerra presents Part 1 of our 4K production series, which is designed to help you navigate the intricacies of the 4K production workflow. Concentrating on camera, lens, and media in this first video, Guerra will suggest things to consider when choosing the right gear for the right job, as well as show three cameras—the C300 MarkII, the
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Todd and Cory from B&H travel to the Monticello Motor Club in New York to test out the new GM 100-400mm and G 12-24mm lenses on the Sony A9 and Sony A7R II.
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Sony announced two new lenses today at Kando. The GMaster 16-35mm f/2.8 and the G 12-24mm f/4.
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Introducing the world’s first mirrorless medium format camera, the Hasselblad X1D-50C. Building on Hasselblad’s legacy and expertise in medium format cameras, the X1C takes the same sensor and features of a traditional medium format camera, and puts
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In this interview, Ken Rowe stops by to talk about the just-announced Canon Compact Servo 18-80mm T4.4 lens, and the ME-200S-SH camera.