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Viltrox AF 85mm F1.8 STM FE: A Lot of Lens For The Money

Dustin Abbott finished his Viltrox AF 85mm F1.8 STM FE review, which you can watch above. Below are excerpts from this video: The Viltrox AF 85mm is a very good lens Very nicely built A lot of lens for the money No weather sealing Everything is metal and glass The focus by wire manual focus […]

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VILTROX 85mm f/1.8 AF Firmware Update v1.0.10 Released

Viltrox just released an update to their excellent VILTROX 85mm f/1.8 AF that you can download here. Also, Amazon has them in stock at this time. PFI RBMH 85mmF1.8 STM E-mount v1.0.10 1) Lowered aperture noise 2) Fixed delay problem of shutter releasing while using flash 3) Improved blank screen problem at small apertures Be […]

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Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 MTF Chart, Comparison, and Shortage

Viltrox released a lot of information about their new 85mm lens on weibo and an interesting comparison with the Sony 85mm f/1.8 and Fujinon 56mm f/1.2. They also released an announcement with some shipment issues that might cause shortages so grab one while you can. Translated: “Heavy struck The first Sony E-mount AF lens viltrox […]

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DXO: Sony FE 85mm f/1.8 > Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8

The new Sony FE 85mm f/1.8 makes the Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8mm largely irrelevant if you own a camera with IBIS. While upgrading to the Sony G Master provides a measurable improvement. Sony has been making some interesting choices with their recently released/announced lenses, but I doubt anyone would be disappointed with any one of […]

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Adobe Adds Sony FE 85mm F1.8 and Sony FE 100mm F2.8 STF GM OSS Profiles to ACR 9.10

ACR 9.10 now available Camera Raw 9.10 is now available through the update mechanism in Photoshop CC and the Creative Cloud application. The goal of this release is to provide additional camera raw support, lens profile support and address bugs that were introduced in previous releases of Camera Raw. New Lens Profile Support in Camera […]

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TheCameraStoreTV: Sony FE 85mm f/1.8 Thailand

Sony invited all the celebrity photography bloggers to Thailand for a tour of the alpha factory and to demo the new Sony FE 85mm f/1.8, which is an amazing value. Hopefully they were also shown the a7III while there. Normally Sony plans these trips before product launches, not after. Chris jokes about the rumored a9, but not […]

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