Sure, almost nobody can afford a $4,490 lens. But the German lensmaker's newest top-drawer Otus line keeps the pressure on competitors by showing what's possible.
Few photographers will buy the $4,000 lens, but many will covet its performance, judging by new tests by LensRentals and DxO Labs.
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.
Thousands of euros are pouring in for a camera project to give digital-video folks an alternative to the power and control of big names like Sony and Canon. It'll be tough, but the timing couldn't be better.
To try to keep medium-format photographers loyal to the brand, Hasselblad introduces a new camera body with modernized focusing.
The Lumia 830 is an "affordable flagship," and the 730 and 735 are geared for the selfie-loving crowd, Microsoft says at IFA. Also coming: the Denim release of Windows Phone later in 2014.
The unlocked version sells for $549 and can be used on either AT&T or T-Mobile.
The new Windows Phone 8.1-powered smartphone is set to launch in Singapore on July 12, and is already available in Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.
While it looks like it came from the future, the Zeiss Cinemizer OLED headset offers performance seemingly from the Dark Ages.
Zeiss Cinemizer OLED 3D glasses may look futuristic, but despite their portability, their performance is far below expectations given the price.