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Sigma and Tamron are knocking Sony and Nikon out of the top 3 in the lens market!

If you’re looking for a dental photography lens to make your portrait and intraoral photos even better, it’s time to take some new players under consideration. Warning: you might be shocked! For the longest time, Canon, Nikon and Sony were the kings of lenses and we, dental photographers, couldn’t imagine working in our dental offices […]

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The New Laowa PeriProbe Lens With a Rotating Front Optic: Good for Dental Photography?

Laowa PeriProbe Lens: Can it be used in Dental Photography? Venus Optics has just unveiled a new unique macro lens: the Laowa 24mm T14 2x PeriProbe. With the same features as the previous Laowa probe lens, it also provides a surprise: a 90-degree rotating periscope tip at the end!   Thanks to its long, narrow […]

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New Smallest 2x Macro for Full Frame from Venus Optics: 85mm f/5.6 APO

What a news for dental photography industry! Venus Optics has just announced the Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO. It is claimed to be the smallest 2x macro for any full-frame camera. It works with Nikon Z, Canon RF, Sony E and Leica M mounts. Laowa 85mm f/5.6 2x Ultra Macro APO details: specially […]

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Canon Unveils RF100mm f/2.8 L Macro: For Dental Photographers, Finally!

New Canon RF100mm f/2.8 L Macro: Details This is huge! Welcome the “world’s first medium telephoto macro lens” for mirrorless that is designed for a wide range of photographers and that offers a unique new feature: a Spherical Aberration (SA) Control Ring. What does it mean for digital dental photography?   Thanks to the bokeh […]

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Is It The Last Chance to Buy Canon’s DSLR Lens?

Are Canon’s DSLR lenses over? We’ve got some news for dental photographers who are planning to buy Canon DSLR lens: you might need to hurry up! Rumors say, five popular lenses have been marked as “no longer available” at some retailers including popular optics like the 85mm f/1.2L USM II and the 70-200mm f/4L IS […]

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Photography Fundamentals: Lens

Lens in Dental Intraoral and Portrait Photography It’s time to watch a professional dental photography course from Dental Photo Master! Photography Fundamentals: our dental photography course is dedicated to everyone who starts an adventure with Dental Photography or Photography in general. What lenses are the best for Intraoral Photography? These are some of the topics […]

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How to Keep Your Camera and Lens Clean?

How to Keep Your Camera and Lens Clean? Have you ever wondered what causes those mysterious spots that appear in your photos? For photographers, particularly those who use interchangeable lens cameras, this is a common problem. But there’s a way to solve it. These mysterious spots are caused by dust or dirt on your sensor, […]

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Laowa 100mm f/2.8 Ultra Macro: Available in Pentax K and Stepless on Canon EF

Laowa 100mm f/2.8 Ultra Macro with New Mounts Venus Optics has announced that the 100mm f/2.8 2x Ultra Macro lens, originally announced in 2018, is now available for Canon EF with a stepless aperture ring and finally on Pentax K. The news comes months after giving the lens the Nikon Z and Canon RF’s mounts. […]

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The new Laowa Lens is the First World’s First 2x Ultra Macro Lens for MFT

MFT System Fans, We Have Good News! Venus Optics has now officially announced their new Laowa 50mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO lens designed specifically for the Micro Four Thirds system. And, as says the manufacturer, this is the first lens in the MFT system with the 2:1 zoom. Now, is it one good reason […]

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Laowa 100mm 2x Macro Lens Now Available for Canon RF and Nikon Z Mounts

Venus Optics has just announced that its lens will be available for mirrorless! Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO lens is one of the most popular and, at the same time, one of the best and most affordable macro lenses on the market. Here you can read our detailed review of the Laowa lens. […]


The Best Photo Gear of 2020: Dental Photography

The Technical Image Press Association has announced the winners of the 2020 TIPA World Awards. The competition honors each year the best cameras, lenses, and other products that have made an impact on the photography industry. The winners in each of the 40 categories were voted on by representatives from TIPA member industry magazines from […]

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Sigma CEO Confirms: Most New Products Exclusively for Mirrorless Cameras

Sigma will focus on mirrorless cameras In a tweet published on March 10, Sigma CEO Kazuto Yamaki shared a bit of information that hints at what products we should most be expecting to see from Sigma in the foreseeable future. In response to a question from a Twitter user the CEO wrote: “Most new products […]

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Mitakon 85mm 1x-5x Macro Lens Redesigned. No new mistakes?

Mitakon 85mm 1x-5x Macro Lens new & better version available This construction will stir the blood of extreme Macro lovers! When Mitakon has released its 85mm 1x-5x Macro Lens at the end of 2019, many photographers – with us among them – were excited to hear that the Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1x-5x lens will […]

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Irix 150 mm f/2.8 Macro 1:1 – a new special-purpose macro lens?

After delivering two very interesting wide-angle lenses, Irix is releasing a tele-macro model, which may be one of the most perfect designs intended for dental photography. The Irix 150 mm f /2.8 lens should meet the requirements of even the choosiest users dealing with macro photography. The manufacturer has announced that the lens contains premium […]