Poised to shake up what it means to be a super-telephoto lens, Nikon has just announced the NIKKOR Z 800mm f/6.3 VR S lens. Summed up perfectly by the tagline “All the Reach, Half the Weight,” this lens is Nikon’s fresh take on an 800mm lens, which now uses a Phase Fresnel element to dramatically cut down on weight and size to make this huge focal length something that’s truly portable. More than just a sleek lens, Nikon also made sure to imbue
977 Views· Posted 01/15/2020
Using the Hasselblad X1D II 50C, Derek takes the XCD 45P medium format lens out for a spin for some portrait street photography and architecture photography. He also checks out Hasselblad's Phocus Mobile 2 app, which has RAW image support, camera control, and allows for easy sharing. Whether you are just getting started with medium
3,269 Views· Posted 09/06/2019
FUJIFILM recently announced their GF 50mm f/3.5 R LM WR Lens, so photographer David Flores took it out around New York City to see what this super compact lens is capable of. This 40mm-equivalent prime for the GFX camera system is great for photographers wanting a portable medium format system.
620 Views· Posted 05/03/2019
Apodization (APD) lenses go by many names, Smooth Trans Focus (STF), for example, but the technology is all in the name of good bokeh. Photographer David Flores tests some of the most popular options available today, while providing a great description for exactly how these optics function. Check out the whole video to see these lenses in action and be sure to read about it on B&H Explora to learn more.
1,370 Views· Posted 11/06/2017
In the following video, B&H Photo’s Doug Guerra presents Part 1 of our 4K production series, which is designed to help you navigate the intricacies of the 4K production workflow. Concentrating on camera, lens, and media in this first video, Guerra will suggest things to consider when choosing the right gear for the right job, as well as show three cameras—the C300 MarkII, the
1,036 Views· Posted 06/07/2017
Todd and Cory from B&H travel to the Monticello Motor Club in New York to test out the new GM 100-400mm and G 12-24mm lenses on the Sony A9 and Sony A7R II.
1,808 Views· Posted 05/19/2017
Sony announced two new lenses today at Kando. The GMaster 16-35mm f/2.8 and the G 12-24mm f/4.
29,677 Views· Posted 06/22/2016
Introducing the world’s first mirrorless medium format camera, the Hasselblad X1D-50C. Building on Hasselblad’s legacy and expertise in medium format cameras, the X1C takes the same sensor and features of a traditional medium format camera, and puts
15,930 Views· Posted 04/13/2016
In this interview, Ken Rowe stops by to talk about the just-announced Canon Compact Servo 18-80mm T4.4 lens, and the ME-200S-SH camera.
172 Views· Posted 11/11/2014
In this Wish List video, B&H goes through some interesting options for smartphone lens attachments that can enhance your smartphone and iPhone photography.
14,818 Views· Posted 10/08/2013
In this exclusive interview, Richard Schleuning of Zeiss introduces the new Otus 55mm f/1.4. Designed especially for full-frame cameras with dense-pixel sensors and available for Nikon F and Canon EF mounts.
110 Views· Posted 02/22/2012
Shane Hurlbut ASC shows you how to fix or lessen the effects of moiré and rolling shutter.
106 Views· Posted 02/22/2012
Shane Hurlbut ASC will explain f stops, cinema lenses and the differences between them.
251 Views· Posted 04/28/2009
For this special video we invite Bryan Carnathan of The-Digital-Picture.com to field test the legendary Canon 1200mm 5.6L Super Telephoto lens with B&H maven Zevi Slotkin.