optical

Tecno Camon 18 will offer triple camera and 5x optical zoom

Tecno is one of the makers making great progress in the budget and midrange segment in the past year. Its Camon 17 series offered large

Omnar Lenses reveals its first lens, a 26mm F6 M-mount lens made from Canon P&S optical elements

Film photography publication 35mmc and manual lens specialist Skyllaney Opto-Mechanics have teamed up to create Omnar Lenses, a new lens manufacturer who has just revealed

Every Xiaomi 12 leak brings it further from what made Xiaomi phones great

The Xiaomi 12 is leaking thick and fast – one day we’ll hear about a super-high-res camera, the next a report will peg it with

Samsung Galaxy S22 camera leak points to a fascinating change from the S21

The Samsung Galaxy S22 leaks have been coming in a healthy stream for a few weeks already, and a new report points to an intriguing

Canon XF605 UHD 4K HDR Pro Camcorder Announced

Canon has launched the new Canon XF605 4K UHD professional camcorder.. The Canon XF605 offers 4K 4:2:2 10-bit image acquisition combined with a 15x optical zoom

Cosina announces $825 Voigtlander Classic 50mm F1.5 lens, will be available in September

Cosina has revealed the release date and specifications for its new Voigtlander Heliar Classic 50mm F1.5 lens for its VM mount. The lens’ optical design

TTArtisan releases $235 50mm F1.4 ASPH lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras

TTArtisan has revealed its new $235 50mm F1.4 lens for full-frame mirrorless camera systems. The new TTArtisan 50mm F1.4 ASPH lens is entirely manual and,

7Artisans will ‘soon’ announce a ~$200 50mm F0.95 lens for APS-C mirrorless camera systems

Chinese optics manufacturer 7Artisans is set to release a new 50mm F0.95 APS-C lens for EOS-M, Fujifilm X, Micro Four Thirds (MFT), Nikon Z and

Tamron developing redesigned 28-75mm F2.8 for full-frame Sony E-mount

Tamron has announced the development of the 2nd-generation version of its well-regarded 28-75mm F2.8 lens for full-frame Sony mirrorless bodies: the 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III

Polar Verity Sense Review

I reviewed the Polar OH1 optical heart rate monitor back in 2018 and have continued to use it until this year when the Polar Sense

Leitz Phone 1

Leica has introduced its Leitz Phone 1 to the Japanese market. Leica writes it’s ‘the first smartphone to combine uncompromising quality, peerless optical engineering, and

Motorola Edge 20, 20 Pro, 20 Lite announced

A trio of new Motorola phones was announced with the Edge 20 Pro, Edge 20 and Edge 20 Lite. The Pro model brings a flagship

Gorilla Glass with DX and DX+ will protect the camera lenses of your next flagship

Corning announced a couple of new lens protective glass composites dubbed Gorilla Glass DX and DX+. These are technically not new as they have been

We’ve Updated Our Nikon 50mm F1.8 S Lens Review. The Lens Improved!

Nikon’s 50mm f1.8 S lens is probably the sharpest lens they’ve manufactured. Its optical quality far exceeds that of any F-mount lens ever made. During

Nikon Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S Nikkor Field Test: Does Nikon’s new 105mm macro lens deliver?

Nikon continues to expand its Z mirrorless system, regularly adding new lenses to the lineup. Last month, the Z system gained a pair of macro

Ricoh unveils HD PENTAX-DA★ 16-50mm f/2.8 ED PLM AW lens

Ricoh has announced the HD PENTAX-DA★ 16-50mm f/2.8 ED PLM AW lens. The US price is $1,400 and its designed use with Pentax K-mount APS-C

2021 Asus ROG Zephyrus S17 Review

Asus’ Republic of Gamers line has a reputation for creative aspirations, but the company may have outdone itself with the ROG Zephyrus S17 ($3,299 as

Cosina unveils $700 Voigtlander Nokton 35mm F1.2 for Fujifilm X system cameras

Cosina has announced its new Voigtlander Nokton 35mm F1.2 lens for Fujifilm X series camera systems. While this lens features the same focal length and

iPhone 14 could have this breakthrough periscope lens for mega zoom power

A new patent reveals Apple’s possible plans for bigger optical zoom lenses We’ve already heard rumors that Apple could boost the iPhone’s camera with a periscope-style

Canon EOS R3 Leaks: Everything We Know So Far

Canon, a renowned Japanese multinational company that specializes in manufacturing imaging, optical and industrial products like cameras, lenses, scanners, and many more. They have recently

ASUS ROG Zephyrus S17 (GX703) Review

The ROG Zephyrus line has always been one of the most interesting gaming machines in the market. So it’s amazing to see these laptops pack

iPhone 13 Pro looks to have a much bigger camera than the iPhone 12 Pro

It’s been extensively rumored that Apple is making a number of camera changes for the iPhone 13 range, but now we have a good idea

The vivo X60 Pro+ might be the best smartphone out there for photographers – if you can find one

Have you ever wondered what would happen if a smartphone manufacturer put nearly all of its research and development funds into developing the ultimate camera

The iPhone 13 Pro ultra-wide camera could get a long overdue upgrade

The iPhone 13 should deliver more impressive ultra-wide shots, at least assuming you’ve opted for Apple’s high-end Pro models, according to a new analyst prediction.

Samsung Galaxy S22 range could have the biggest camera upgrades in years

The Samsung Galaxy S20 and Samsung Galaxy S21 had the same assortment of cameras, but there could be big changes coming for the Samsung Galaxy

Venus Optics’ new $549 7.5mm F2 MFT lens now has electronic aperture control

Venus Optics has announced an updated version of its Laowa 7.5mm F2 Micro Four Thirds (MFT) lens that has electronic aperture control and an onboard chip for transferring

Hands-on with the Olympus M.Zuiko 8-25mm F4 PRO

The Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 8-25mm F4 Pro is a compact, ultra-wide to normal zoom lens for the Micro Four Thirds system. It covers a

Benefits for Travelers to Use Image to Text Technology

Optical Character Recognition (OCR) is a specific technology to convert text written on any image into digital text. It is made to make the work

Belkin Soundform Connect Audio brings AirPlay 2 to any speaker

Belkin has announced a new audio accessory that enables iPhone owners to add AirPlay 2 connectivity to any speaker or pair of speakers. The new

Xiaomi MI Notebook Pro X Specs Leaked

Some time ago, Xiaomi released a new generation of Xiaomi mi notebook PRO after many years, using a new mold scheme, and in terms of