Samyang AE 14 mm f/2.8 ED AS IF UMC Lens for Nikon F Availability Announced
"Samyang AE 14 mm f/2,8 ED AS IF UMC lens with Nikon F mount available for sale at the turn of 2010/2011
Samyang AE 14 mm f/2,8 ED AS IF UMC is due for release at the turn of 2010/2011. The lens was officially introduced during the international photographic fair Photokina 2010 in Cologne.
New Samyang AE 14 mm f/2,8 ED AS IF UMC featuring Nikon F mount, will be available for sale in just over two months time, that is at the turn of 2010/2011. Recommended retail price for the product has been set at €329."
This firmware update (Version 2.0.8) incorporates the following changes and fixes.
1. Fixes a phenomenon in which movies are not taken at the shooting mode registered in the user's settings if a shooting mode Aperture priority (or Shutter priority) is registered in any of the camera's user settings (C1, C2, C3) and the user attempts to shoot a movie.
2. Fixes a phenomenon in which the shutter will not release when pressing the shutter button when the auto power off function is set to "on".
3. Fixes a phenomenon in which overexposure occurs when shooting a Live View shooting simulation with the ISO speed set to L.
4. Fixes a phenomenon in which the settings of the Speedlite transmitter ST-E2 revert to the default settings when both the camera and the ST-E2 are set to auto power off.
5. Fixes a phenomenon in which the Macro Ring Lite (MR-14EX, MT-24EX) and slave flash do not sync while shooting wirelessly.
DateTime: 10/16/2010 8:38:42 AM CT Posted By: Bryan
Thursday, October 14, 2010
Sigma Announces US Pricing, Availability of New 85mm Lens
Ronkonkoma, NY, Oct. 14, 2010 – Sigma Corporation of America, a leading researcher, developer, manufacturer and service provider of some of the world's most impressive lines of lenses, cameras and flashes, is pleased to announce that the company’s 85mm F1.4 EX DG HSM lens is now available for purchase in the United States for the MSRP of $1,400 and the estimated street price of $899.
I don't see this lens in stock yet, but expect that it will show up soon here: B&H and Adorama.