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02Jun Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm f/0.95 For Sony a7s – Preorder

I haven’t owned or used any Mitakon lenses, but their new Speedmaster 50mm f/0.95 looks like a pretty sexy prospect. Up until now the only full frame lens that came close to f/0.95 is the legendary Canon 50mm f1.0 which is why the a 5omm f/0.95 lens for $899 looks so attractive. The question is, do you really need […]

06Apr Lens Prices are slowly inching up.

I was checking lens prices this morning and I noticed that the Canon 50mm f1.4 has crawled back up to about $450 from about $350 only 6 months ago.  That 25% price hike is being blamed on short supply caused by the earth quake Japan. At that inflated price, it could be a good idea […]