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Few photographers will buy the $4,000 lens, but many will covet its performance, judging by new tests by LensRentals and DxO Labs.
In addition to a lighter, faster and probably better version of its fast pro lens, Nikon also updated its 1.4x teleconverter.
The general-purpose zoom lens costs about $100 more than Canon's equivalent, but Sigma thinks its image quality means the lens is worth the extra money.
The new lens, part of Sigma's high-end "art" product line, will ship in November, but its true competitiveness won't be known until Sigma reveals its price.
The widest-angle model in the Distagon family will ship in May for nearly $3,000 to those who covet the German lensmaker's products.
Expanding its support for smaller mirrorless cameras, Zeiss announces two wide-aperture premium lenses now are on sale, with a 50mm macro model to come.
While it's not cheap, the Sigma 50mm f1.4 lens provides great value for the money.
The company's new flagship interchangeable-lens model is weather-resistant and ready for action shooting.
A midrange Zeiss and 5.8x power zoom fill some holes in the E-mount lineup.
A bright, fast lens with a high-end build, the Olympus M.Zuiko 75mm f1.8 is a great option for portrait photographers shooting with Micro Four Thirds cameras.