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New Schneider B+W Full Spectrum ND Filters

Just in time for the upcoming release of the Panasonic GH5, Schneider has a new line-up of full spectrum ND filters to help you control your exposure and put some sunglasses on your new mirrorless camera, DSLR, or even RED Scarlet-W or Red Raven (if you are

Go Wide and Fast with the Tokina AT-X 14-20mm f/2.0 PRO Zoom

So, I was digging around earlier today (for some strange reason) for super-wide angle zoom lenses and I came across the AT-X 14-20mm f2.0 DX in Canon EF mount from Tokina. I am sort of familiar with Tokina’s (continuously expanding) range of super-wide angle zooms, especially their

New Samyang/Rokinon 20mm T1.9 Full-Frame Lens Now Shipping

You may recall, Rokinon/Samyang announced their new super wide-angle full-frame 20mm T1.9 Cine DS prime and 20mm f/1.8 stills version back in the Summer, and now they are shipping worldwide. The 20mm focal length sits in between the highly popular 14mm T3.1 ultra-wide (which for some, including

Zeiss ExoLens PRO Now Supports iPhone 7 and 7 Plus

You may recall that back in January, Zeiss announced a new line-up of lenses designed for smartphones under the ExoLens brand name by Fellowes Brands. Up until now the Zeiss ExoLens systems was available only for the iPhone 6S, 6S+ and the previous generation iPhone 6 and 6+, however that

ZERO is a New Universal 360º Follow Focus Lens Gear

Follow focus gears have been around for quite some time; they are normally used to wrap around the lens gear of a stills lens, which by default is designed for photography – hence missing the native 0.8 pitch geared ring for traditional follow focus systems. Since everyone

Top Black Friday 2016 Deals For Filmmakers on All Budgets

What was once traditionally America’s favourite post-Thanksgiving celebration of freedom by flocking to your local mall and buying a stereo or an HD TV (God, I’m old ain’t I?) has turned into a global shopping phenomenon in the past few years. Of course, I am talking about

New Sony Full-Frame 50mm FE f/2.8 Macro Lens Announced

Just a few days ago, Sony introduced yet another new full-frame lens for their E-mount camera system – this time it’s a macro (yes!) and it’s called the FE 50mm f/2.8 Macro. The new 50mm lens joins the recently announced budget Sony 50mm f1.8 prime, and the more upscale

ZEISS Announce Sub-$10K LWZ.3 21-100mm T2.9-3.9* Compact Cine Zoom

Premium lens maker ZEISS enters the sub-$10K cine zoom market with their new LWZ.3 21-100mm T2.9-3.9 lightweight zoom designed for docu-shooters and fast turn-around productions such as episodic TV. The new Zeiss lightweight cine zoom offers Super 35 coverage and extra versatility thanks to the interchangeable mount

Samyang Announce New 20mm T1.9 Full-Frame Wide Angle Lens

Samyang continues their Summer Blockbuster announcements with a new super-fast 20mm f/1.8 wide-angle lens and 20mm T1.9 cine prime version. The two new lenses join the recently announced manual focus 35mm f/1.2 ED AS UMC CS and its cine version – the Samyang 35mm T1.3 ED AS UMC CS

Samyang Announce New Superfast 35mm f/1.2 and 35mm T1.3 Cine Lens

Budget optics maker and indie filmmaker favourite, Samyang continue their Summer Blockbuster announcement series by announcing two new APS-C lenses for mirrorless cameras. The new manual focus 35mm f/1.2 ED AS UMC CS and its cine version – the Samyang 35mm T1.3 ED AS UMC CS cine prime. These standard