Photo Rumors

Photo Rumors Photography news, before it happens

  • Another picture of the upcoming Leica M11 camera leaked online
    by PR admin on 1 December 2021 at 02:54

    Another picture of the upcoming Leica M11 digital rangefinder camera leaked online – the picture reportedly came from the official Leica website according to Nokishita: A few weeks ago another Leica M11 picture leaked online. Here are the rumored Leica M11 specifications: The Leica M11 will not […]

  • New ON1 Photo RAW 2022 sneak peeks
    by PR admin on 30 November 2021 at 19:27

    ON1 released several new sneak peeks of new functionality that will be included in the next version of ON1 Photo RAW 2022 (check also the ongoing ON1 Cyber week savings): A Sneak Peek at Smart Albums A Sneak Peek at the Non-Destructive Liquify Tool for Landscapes: A Sneak Peek at Re-editing with […]

  • New Zhong Yi Optics Mitakon Speedmaster 90mm f/1.5 lens for Sony FE, Canon RF, Nikon Z, and Leica M-mounts announced
    by PR admin on 30 November 2021 at 18:15

    Today Zhong Yi Optics announced a new Mitakon Speedmaster 90mm f/1.5 lens for Sony FE, Canon RF, Nikon Z, and Leica M-mounts. The retail price is $649 for Leica M mount, and $599 for Canon RF, Nikon Z and Sony FE mounts. Orders can be placed at the official Zhong Yi Optics website that also The […]

  • Announced: Venus Optics Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO lens for Nikon Z, Canon RF, Sony E, and Leica M mounts
    by PR admin on 30 November 2021 at 01:44

    The previously rumored Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO lens from Venus Optics is now officially announced. The new lens is available for Nikon Z, Canon RF, Sony E, and Leica M mounts. The price is $499 and pre-orders are now open at the official Venus Optics online store that offers […]

  • Cyber Monday photo deals
    by PR admin on 29 November 2021 at 16:58

    Most of the Black Friday deals are also available for Cyber Monday:                                                             Cameras Nikon Canon Sony Fujifilm Panasonic Olympus Leica Pentax Insta360 Lenses Sigma Tamron Zeiss Irix Viltrox TTartisan The post […]

  • Samyang announced new XEEN Anamorphic and Meister titanium full-frame prime lenses
    by PR admin on 29 November 2021 at 16:42

    Samyang/Rokinon announced new XEEN Anamorphic and Meister titanium full-frame prime lenses for Canon EF, PL, and Sony E mounts (Xeen Meister: 35mm T3.1 | 50mm T1.3 | 85mm T1.3, Xeen Anamorphic: 50mm T2.3): With 8K support and unique X-coating technology, XEEN Meister lenses are color-matched across […]

  • Here is the new Venus Optics Laowa 85mm F5.6 Macro 2:1 full-frame mirrorless macro lens for E, Z, R, and M mounts
    by PR admin on 29 November 2021 at 04:10

    Here are some leaked pictures of the upcoming Laowa 85mm f/5.6 macro mirrorless lens for E, Z, R, and M mounts from Venus Optics: Check out the Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals from Venus Optics: The post Here is the new Venus Optics Laowa 85mm F5.6 Macro 2:1 full-frame mirrorless macro lens for E, […]

  • The new red Viltrox limited edition 23/33/56mm XF lenses for Fuji are now available
    by PR admin on 29 November 2021 at 01:03

    The new red Viltrox limited edition 23/33/56mm XF lenses for Fuji mirrorless cameras are now available at: B&H Photo Amazon Viltrox online store (with international shipping For Black Friday Viltrox is offering up to 15% off on their products: Rollei is now selling Viltrox lenses in Germany. […]

  • Ricoh is talking about Pentax K-3 Mark III Monochrome and Astro cameras, Astro trackers, and more
    by PR admin on 28 November 2021 at 01:54

        Today Ricoh held several online events in Japan where they talked about possible future Pentax K-3 Mark III Monochrome cameras, Astro cameras, Astro trackers, and more – see the details at Pentax Rumors: Pentax Day & J limited events: Pentax K-3 Mark III MONOCHROME and ASTRO cameras, […]

  • Venus Optics is rumored to announce a new Laowa 85mm macro mirrorless lens for E, Z, R, and M mounts
    by PR admin on 28 November 2021 at 00:52

    Next week Venus Optics is rumored to announce a new Laowa 85mm macro mirrorless lens for E, Z, R, and M mounts – here is a leaked picture of the upcoming lens: Update – the lens is expected to be officially announced tomorrow: Check out the Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals from Venus Optics: The […]

  • Digital camera popularity is growing in China
    by PR admin on 27 November 2021 at 17:24

    From Nikkei’s article “Digital camera popularity revival“: The rapid growth of livestreaming in China has led to the revival of digital cameras. In recent years, it has been pushed by smartphones with improved camera functions, but since the texture of the products introduced in live commerce […]

  • The UNLEASHED 22 Timelapse, Long Exposure, Remote, and Geotagging Kickstarter project is ending in 2 days
    by PR admin on 27 November 2021 at 02:40

    The Unleashed Bluetooth module project’s funding is ending in 3 days on Kickstarter. The Unleashed Bluetooth module can be helpful for time-lapses, long exposures, remote control, and geotagging: “The Unleashed is the swiss army knife of camera accessories: It’s tiny, but packed with […]

  • What else is new?
    by PR admin on 27 November 2021 at 01:42

    What else is new: Ricoh GR IIIx camera firmware update version 1.02 released The black HD PENTAX-D FA 21mm f/2.4 ED Limited DC WR lens is now in stock Ricoh GR IIIx reviews New Leica merch (Leica brand accessories) available The results from the Leitz and Tamarkin photographica auctions are out […]

  • The latest Black Friday photo deals
    by PR admin on 25 November 2021 at 17:56

    The latest Black Friday offers KEH: 10% off sitewide (use code BF21A) Viltrox: 15% off TTartisan: 15 % off 7artisans: up to 20% off Think Tank Photo Printique: 25% off Memory cards sale Pergear CFExpress memory Foto Erhardt: 5%-10% off (use code CYBER-WE21) Alphagvrd skins (20% off with code […]

  • New: Field Made indicator labels for lenses and cameras (Black Friday offer and a discount code included)
    by PR admin on 25 November 2021 at 00:07

    Field Made is a new company that is offering different labels for lenses and cameras: Field Made also has a Black Friday promotion – here are the details (use discount code nikonrumors10 for 10% off): Starting Wednesday, November 24 at 12 a.m. EDT until Monday, November 29 at midnight, the […]

  • 7Artisans to announce three new cinema lenses
    by PR admin on 24 November 2021 at 23:48

    7Artisans will soon announce three new cinema APS-C lenses for various mirrorless mounts (initially reported here): 7Artisans 25mm T1.05 cinema lens 7Artisans 35mm T1.05 cinema lens 7Artisans 50mm T1.05 cinema lens Here are the details: 7Artisans 25mm T1.05 cinema lens 7Artisans 35mm T1.05 cinema […]

  • Sony on the supply chain problems: “the impact is more serious than expected”
    by PR admin on 24 November 2021 at 23:21

    A quick update on my post from yesterday on the order suspension for several Sony cameras and accessories due to supply chain problems – Nikkei now reports that “the impact is more serious than expected”: “The shortage of popular products is similar online. Of the 159 mirrorless […]

  • Panasonic released an updated L-mount lens roadmap
    by PR admin on 24 November 2021 at 02:45

    Panasonic released an updated L-mount lens roadmap (see all current Panasonic L-mount lenses): For comparison, here is the last L-mount lens roadmap from November 2020: Panasonic is working on a new 18mm f/1.8 ultra-wide-angle lens for L-mount The post Panasonic released an updated L-mount lens […]

  • Announced: Godox TT685 Mark II flash for Nikon, Canon, Fuji, Olympus, Panasonic, and Sony
    by PR admin on 24 November 2021 at 01:56

    The previously leaked Godox TT685 II flash for Nikon, Canon, Fuji, Olympus, Panasonic, and Sony cameras is now officially announced, Pre-orders are currently open at B&H, Amazon, and Pergear. Additional information on the new flash: The post Announced: Godox TT685 Mark II flash for Nikon, […]

  • Sony suspended orders for some of their cameras and accessories due to supply chain problems
    by PR admin on 24 November 2021 at 01:28

    Sony suspended orders for some of their cameras and accessories due to supply chain problems: Sony a7 II Sony a6400 Sony a6100 Sony ECM-B1M Sony PXW-Z190 Notice and apology regarding temporary suspension of orders for digital imaging products Thank you for your continued patronage of Sony products. […]