2020 DIYP Holiday Gift Guide – Lenses

Dec 9, 2020
John Aldred

With your new camera picked out, it’s time to get a lens. Or maybe you’re happy with your cameras, but you fancy trying a new…

Tokina launches 23mm and 33mm f/1.4 lenses for Fuji-X

Nov 20, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

Tokina has launched two new lenses for Fuji X-mount. Tokina atx-m 33mm f/1.4 and atx-m 23mm f/1.4 are fast AF primes for APS-C models, and…

Viltrox completes its fast autofocus prime lineup with the 56mm f/1.4 for Canon EF-M

Nov 11, 2020
John Aldred

Viltrox has now released the third lens in its fast prime autofocus lens series for the Canon EOS M APS-C mirrorless lineup. Adding to the…

Viltrox has released their EF-M 23mm f/1.4 and 33mm f/1.4 autofocus lenses for Canon EOS M cameras

Oct 22, 2020
John Aldred

It’s not exactly news that Viltrox has been planning to expand its lens lineup, and two of the three new lenses designed for APS-C mirrorless…

The Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 for Sony E Mount can become an f/1.6 lens with just a simple firmware update

Aug 7, 2020
John Aldred

The Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 lens has started to become quite a popular lens choice for Sony E mount shooters due to its decent level of…

Warning: three Viltrox prime lenses can damage your Fujifilm X-Pro3

May 15, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

Viltrox has just issued an official statement that some of their lenses can damage your Fujifilm X-Pro3. So, if you use this camera, you might…

New Viltrox roadmap shows nine new lenses on the way including Micro Four Thirds cine lenses

May 2, 2020
John Aldred

Viltrox has posted their updated lens roadmap to Weibo and it shows nine new lenses coming between now and next year. Viltrox is traditionally known…

2019 DIYP Holiday Gift Guide – Accessories & Gadgets

Dec 16, 2019
John Aldred

All photographers and filmmakers have accessories and doohickies in their bags to help them with their pursuits. And now that we’ve covered cameras, lenses, lights,…

A review of the $95 Viltrox Nikon F lens to Sony camera speedbooster adapter

Mar 9, 2017
Brad Nichol

The fact that I’m writing this review is the result of someones slip up, a happy accident and unexpected windfall for a mate. The VILTROX NF-E…