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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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TheCameraStoreTV: Facebook Live Sony Portrait Lenses Thailand

The Camera Store TV did a factory tour for the new Sony FE 85mm F1.8 which might sound boring, but they found it very interesting. Sony had people trained to know the feel and sound of the lenses in operation, which they found surprising. They also asked Sony to produce more APS-C lenses in the future. Beyond that […]

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Sony FE 85mm f/1.8 vs Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8

Jason Lanier started his Sony FE 85mm f/1.8 review and so far he doesn’t see much of an advantage buying a Zeiss Basis 85mm f/1.8 over the Sony FE 85mm f/1.8. I wonder how the G Master will compare when Jason gets to it. Sony FE 85mm f/1.8 B&H Photo/Amazon/Adorama Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8 B&H Photo/Amazon/Adorama

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