Photodo lens news News and discussion on camera lenses for 35mm and digital cameras Canon Announce EF 100-400mm II Telephoto Lens Canon today introduces the EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM, a new powerful, high-performance zoom lens in Canon’s acclaimed L-series, ideal for passionate sports and wildlife photographers. Lensbaby Circular FishEye For Micro Four Thirds Lensbaby has announced the availability of the Lensbaby Circular Fisheye Lens in a number of new mounts, including Micro Four Thirds, Sony A and E, Samsung NX, Pentax K, in addition to the already available Canon EF and Nikon F mounts. Two New Ultra Wide Angle Lenses From Canon Canon has introduced two new high-performance, wide-angle zoom lenses to its EF range – the EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM and EF-S 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 IS STM. Pentax DA 55-300mm f/4-5.8 ED WR Lens Announced Ricoh has announced the launch of a new HD Pentax-DA 55-300mm f/4-5.8ED WR telephoto lens. ePHOTOzine Reviews All Fujifilm X Mount Lenses With the publication of ePHOTOzine's latest lens review, the Fujinon XF 14mm f/2.8 R Lens, ePHOTOzine has now reviewed all 8 Fujifilm X Mount lenses currently available. Latest Lens Announcements From CP+ 2013 CP+ is the annual imaging show in Japan, where Olympus, Tokina, Nikon, Tamron, Sigma, Sony and Canon have announced new lenses. Full details on each can be found by following the links below. Using Tamron's 24-70mm For Interior Photography Using Tamron's 24-70mm For Interior Photography - A guide to using Tamron's 24-70mm VC lens for interior photography. Latest Lens Reviews ePHOTOzine has published new reviews of three new lenses, including the new Panasonic Lumix X Vario 35-100mm f/2.8 Micro Four Thirds lens, the Pentax SMC 50mm f/1.8, and the Samsung NX 85mm f/1.4 lens: Sigma Announce Three New Lens Ranges Sigma have announced they are releasing three different families of lenses. They have made it their mission to fully appreciate the increasingly sophisticated and diverse needs of photographers. ePHOTOzine Reviews All Panasonic Lumix G Lenses ePHOTOzine has now published reviews of all Panasonic Lumix G lenses for the Micro Four Thirds camera system. Tamron 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 Di III VC NEX Lens Gary Wolstenholme reviews the new Tamron 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 Di III VC telephoto zoom lens for the Sony NEX system. New Panasonic Firmware Enhances Video Recording Panasonic has announced a new firmware update for a number of their lenses that enhances HD video recording. SMC Pentax-DA 70mm f/2.4 Limited Lens A compact, superbly built lens with real optical bite makes an ideal short telephoto for Pentax users. The A to Z with Tamron Peter Bargh set about a themed photo shoot based around the letters of the alphabet. His challenge was to shoot each letter of the alphabet with one lens, the Tamron 18-270mm superzoom, in one afternoon. Tokina AT-X 16-28mm f/2.8 PRO FX Lens Tokina release first in a new generation of full frame (FX) lenses designed for professional DSLR cameras. Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 12-60mm f/2.8-4 SWD A standard zoom lens for Four Thirds format SLRs with a silent focusing motor covering a range equivalent to 24-120mm on a 35mm camera. smc Pentax-D FA645 25mm f/4 AL[IF] SDM AW A high-zoom-ratio standard zoom lens, designed exclusively for Pentax DSLR cameras. Sigma 85mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM A wide aperture short telephoto lens with silent focusing, which should be perfect for portraiture. Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.4G A legend reborn - Nikon have announced the release of the Nikkor 85mm f/1.4G lens. Nikon AF-S Nikkor 16-35mm f/4G ED VR Nikon UK today announces the AF-S NIKKOR 16-35mm f/4G ED VR, the world’s first ultra-wide angle zoom lens with VR for FX-format cameras. The new lens offers an affordable and practical proposition for general photography with FX-format cameras such as the D700.