Cine Lens

ZY Optics completes its MFT cine lens lineup with the new Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm T1.0 MFT Cine

Oct 19, 2022
John Aldred

ZY Optics has announced the newest in their T1 lens in their cinema lens lineup. The Mitakon 50mm T1.0 MFT Cine joins the 17mm, 25mm…

Sigma complete their Classic cine lens line-up with the FF 65mm T2.5

Sep 22, 2022
Alex Baker

Most of us are familiar with the name Sigma. Their photographic and video line lenses have become synonymous with affordable yet high-quality optics. But you…

Canon patents a bunch of cinema lenses including 40-100mm f/1.5, 18-45mm f/1.5 and 70-210mm f/2.5

Aug 16, 2022
John Aldred

Well, this is interesting. Canon patents new lens designed all the time, but these days, it’s typically in relation to RF mount lenses targeted specifically…

Meike launches a 16mm T2.5mm full-frame cine lens for PL, EF, RF E and L mounts

Jul 5, 2022
John Aldred

This one slipped by us the other day when Meike announced their new low-budget 50mm f/0.95 APS-C lens for mirrorless cameras, but the company has…

Sirui’s new “Jupiter” full-frame cine lens lineup includes 24mm, 35mm & 50mm T2 macro primes and 28-85mm T3.2 zoom

Apr 22, 2022
John Aldred

Sirui has announced a new line of full-frame cine lenses known as the Jupiter series. The line is kicking off with four lenses including a…

Cooke’s new S8/i Cine lens series includes 16 lenses that cost $35,000 each

Mar 17, 2022
John Aldred

If you thought those $3-5K cine lenses were expensive, you’ve seen nothing yet. Cooke Optics, arguably one of the best in the business when it…

Laowa’s new 7.5mm T2.9 Zero-D is the world’s widest rectilinear Super 35mm cine lens and it’s only $699

Mar 8, 2022
John Aldred

Venus Optics has announced their new Laowa 7.5mm T2.9 Zero-D S35 Cine lens, offering a massive 123° field of view, this lens covers the Super…

Laowa announces four MFT Cine lenses including 6mm T2.1 Zero D – The world’s widest rectilinear lens

Feb 28, 2022
John Aldred

Laowa has announced four new cine lenses for the Micro Four Thirds system including a crazy wide Laowa 6mm T2.1 Zero-D Cine lens. This is…

Convert your vintage photography lenses into DIY cine lenses with these 3D printed housings

Feb 7, 2022
John Aldred

The popularity of classic photography lenses for video has seen a massive increase in the last few years. And it’s no surprise. Some of those…

Irix starts to bridge the focal length gaps with new Irix Cine 21mm T1.5 lens

Jan 12, 2022
John Aldred

Irix have been producing some pretty outstanding lenses over the last few years for what they cost, bringing us 11mm T4.3, 15mm T2.6, 30mm T1.5,…