Zenit

A TV show crime scene photographer uses a 1990 Soviet camera… In 2022

Feb 3, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

I’m a fan of crime series, and I always try to figure out which camera the forensic photographers use in them. So it made me…

Zenit releases four new prime lenses for Sony, Nikon and Canon

May 18, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

Russian lens manufacturer Zenit has announced four new manual focus prime lenses. A 60mm f/2.8 macro and 58mm f/1.9 are made for Nikon F and…

Rumored Zenit 60mm f/2.8 macro and 58mm f/1.9 lenses are now announced, but not for Sony

Aug 18, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

Three new Zenit lenses were recently rumored for Sony E-mount. Two of them have now been announced: the Zenitar 60mm f/2.8 macro and the Selena…

Zenit releasing new 60mm f/2.8, 58 f/1.9 lenses and a 35mm f/2.0 for Sony E mount

Aug 10, 2020
John Aldred

Zenit is expected to announce some new lenses in September or October, according to various reports. Sony Alpha Rumours says that three lenses will be…

A stash of hundreds of Soviet cameras discovered in a Kazakh warehouse

Jan 14, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

Fans of vintage gear are always happy when they find an old film camera in flawless condition. But what about finding hundreds of them? There’s…

Zenit M camera is now available in the US and it’s priced like a Leica

Dec 16, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

Legendary Russian brand Zenit made a comeback last year with a full-frame digital mirrorless camera Zenit M. After a long wait, the camera is now…

Zenit and Leica join forces to create a digital rangefinder camera Zenit M

Sep 26, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

Looks like teaming up with Panasonic/Sigma isn’t the only interesting collaboration Leica is up to. Leica and Zenit are joining forces to build Zenit M,…

This Russian spy camera is cleverly disguised as – a camera

Aug 7, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

From vintage golden rings to lifelike animals, hidden cameras come in many interesting shapes, sizes and purposes. But in a recently sold collection of Russian…

Zenit’s full-frame mirrorless camera could actually be a modified Leica SL

Sep 18, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

About a month ago, we announced that Zenit is making a comeback with a full frame digital mirrorless camera. According to the latest information, the…

Zenit is launching a full-frame digital mirrorless camera in 2018

Aug 22, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

After more than ten years, Russian camera manufacturer Zenit is back in business. They have announced a comeback in 2018, with a new full frame…