Author Archives: Louis Ferreira

Netflix Sony FX3 Camera Guide Released

Sony FX3: B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama Netflix released a camera guide for the Sony FX3 which means the camera is officially approved for producing content for Netflix. Even if you do not plan to produce content for Netflix, the camera guide might be useful to better understand content quality standards, so take a look if you’re into video […]

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New Tamron 24-105mm f/4 and 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Patents Found

Patents for the Tamron 24-105mm f/4 and 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 have been found, and you can read about them below: Overview [Public number] P2022111228 [Title of Invention] Zoom lens and imaging device [Application Date] 2022-06-07 [Applicant] [Identification number] 000133227 [Name] Tamron Co. , Ltd. Kind Code: A1 An object of the present invention is to provide […]

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Viltrox AF 50mm f/1.8, 35mm f/1.8, and 24mm f/1.8 Firmware Updates Released

Viltrox released firmware updates for the Viltrox AF 50mm f/1.8, 35mm f/1.8, and 24mm f/1.8 that optimize compatibility with the a7IV. AF 50/1.8 FE V1.0.6  Firmware Download Firmware update instructions: 1. Optimize compatibility with a7m4. 2. Optimize the stability of video focusing for long-time work. AF 35/1.8 FE V1.0.5  Firmware Download Firmware update instructions: 1. […]

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Sigma Online Stage Launch Event Coming August 8th

Sigma has an announcement event coming on August 8th at 8am and it will most likely be for the Sigma 20mm F1.4 DG DN Art and 24mm F1.4 DG DN Art. The Sigma 20mm F1.4 DG DN Art and 24mm F1.4 DG DN Art first leaked here and here. 20mm F1.4 DG DN Art Lens […]

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Sigma 13mm F2 DC DN and Sigma 18mm F2 DG DN Patents Found

Patents were found for a Sigma 13mm f/2 APS-C and Sigma 18mm f/2 Full Frame lens. Sigma has a lot of patents for lenses that they haven’t brought to market, but these sound like they could be useful designs. Sigma 13mm F2 DC DN (APS-C) Sigma 18mm F2 DG DN (Full Frame) Example 2 (for […]

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Tokina SZ 33mm f/1.2 E Now Available

The Tokina SZ 33mm f/1.2 E was announced in May, but it is only just now become available to order and only at Adorama so far. Highlighted Features The most natural angle of view for wide range of genres. Fully manual focus and aperture for video shooting. Super fast f/1.2 aperture for faster shutter speed […]

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