Rokinon Adds 20mm Prime To XEEN Series Lenses


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Rokinon Optics launched their XEEN series of lenses last year, and they are full of great features. The lenses are available in variety of mount options (PL, EF, F, E, M43), feature 11 blade irises, and a 200° focus rotation. Just last October, they added a … [Read more...]

XEEN 16mm Rounds Out Samyang’s Low Cost Cinema Prime Line


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Samyang has rounded their XEEN line with a new T2.6 16mm cinema prime lens. The 16mm lens joins the six other XEEN lenses including the 14mm, 24mm, 35mm, 50mm, 85mm and the 135mm and promises a nice 200° focus rotation to get in there nice and sharp. … [Read more...]

SLR Magic Creates New EF Mount Lens & Adapters


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Responding to client feedback after releasing their 50 T2.1 Cinema Prime lens, SLR Magic has announced a pair of new primes to round out their collection. And these lenses pretty cool. But that's not the really impressive part. … [Read more...]

Veydra Announces Micro Four Thirds Cinema Primes, No Adapter Needed


Designed for Blackmagic and Panasonic Cameras By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) While we're all pretty much obsessed with the digital wave of cameras that have been coming out of late, it really is the glass that tells the tale.  The one thing that has been missing from such micro four-thirds … [Read more...]

RED Announces Sale on Pro Prime and Zoom Lenses


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Thanks to a surplus stock of RED Pro Prime and Zoom lenses, and lower repair forecast for the foreseeable future, RED has announced an incredible sale. … [Read more...]

SLR Magic Ships Cine Prime Lens Made Just for the Panasonic GH4

SLR Magic Cine Prime

Offers wide shots specifically for Micro 4/3 camera By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) The chief issue for the 4K Panasonic GH4 is not about how it performs, it's being welcomed warmly generally across the board as an outstanding ultra high definition camera. It's not about the price, that's for … [Read more...]