Why the Zeiss Milvus 35mm f/1.4 is Near Perfect Lens Design

Advancements in lens technology have skyrocketed in recent years. Ever since accurate computer modeling came into the equation we have seen lenses get better and better, and now with image sensors pushing 50MP even in full-frame, manufacturers have gotten to work on glass that will meet and exceed these resolutions. Perfect optics isn’t everything though, which is why I think Zeiss’ Milvus 35mm f/1.4 is one of the most masterful designs I’ve seen in years.  Read More

True Professional Mirrorless: the Sony α9

The Sony α9 may be the most important camera of the year with its groundbreaking stacked image sensor, specs to drool over, and the backing of the most innovative camera company around today, but will it live up to the hype? After the original α7 series had some serious flaws it is hard to believe that the α9 will make it through reviews completely unscathed. Read More