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MFG# V335150BW000
Samy's Part# S-077550
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Whether you have an OM camera from OM SYSTEM or an Olympus OM-D, PEN or any other compatible camera, you'll benefit from all that the Micro Four Thirds (MFT) standard has to offer: a camera system boasting compact size, light weight, more shooting freedom, high image quality and ease of use, to
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MFG# AFA057F700
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Tamron 150-500mm f/5-6.7 Di III VC VXD Lens for Fujifilm X is TAMRON's first ultra-telephoto zoom lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras that reaches the 500mm focal length and when used on APS-C mirrorless format cameras, the zoom range is an approximate 225-750mm full-frame equivalent. Even when...
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MFG# 747965
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The Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG DN OS Sports Lens for Sony E is SIGMA Sports line’s first ultra-telephoto zoom lens, designed from the ground up specifically for full-frame mirrorless cameras. It offers outstanding levels of performance, functionality, and build quality required for ultra-telephoto
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MFG# 16664339
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Make your best-ever portraits with the Fujifilm FUJINON XF 50mm f/1.0 R WR Lens. With its huge maximum aperture of F1.0, this superfast prime lens opens up a world of beautiful shallow-focus effects and low-light creativity. Experiment with depth-of-field like never before, and make brilliant portrait,...
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MFG# 341965
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First wide-angle AF lens with F1.2 maximum aperture for the full-frame Sony E-mount. The Sigma 35mm f/1.2 DG DN Art Lens for Sony E enables a creation of artwork with astounding resolution and large bokeh effects, such as portraits that make use of a shallow depth of field. It brings the development concept
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MFG# 590954
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One of the most anticipated lenses from the Sigma Global Vision line, the 
Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sports Lens for Canon EF is the new flagship large-aperture telephoto zoom lens that meets the most stringent needs of professional photographers. Robust yet lightweight, the lens’ magnesium body...
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MFG# 16591570
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The Fujifilm XF 8-16mm f/2.8 R LM WR Lens is a fast ultra-wide angle zoom lens that has a constant maximum aperture of F2.8 and is equivalent to 12-24mm in the 35mm format. It complements the other constant F2.8 zoom lenses (XF16-55mmF2.8 R LM WR and XF50-140mmF2.8 R LM OIS WR) to create a premium trio
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MFG# 2309C002
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For portable, versatile optical excellence, look no further than the Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L IS II USM Lens. It features an improved Optical Image Stabilization system that is designed to deliver up to 5 stops of correction for clear and stable images, with the new IS Mode 3 added specifically
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MFG# 600018250
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The Fujifilm GF 63mm f/2.8 R WR Lens is a standard lens specifically designed for the new G Mount and 43.8 x 32.9mm sensor. The GF lens range, which can cope with resolutions up to 100MP, combines the latest technologies with extensive knowledge accumulated from making XF lenses to deliver the best...
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MFG# 26755
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Including a hood, this Pentax smc FA 645 80-160mm f/4.5 Lens medium telephoto zoom lens transitions from 63mm to 126.55mm, with a 35mm equivalent focal length, offers a f/4.5 maximum aperture, and features autofocus extending down to f/32. Improving picture quality, it benefits from multiple l...
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MFG# SEL100F28GM
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The Sony FE 100mm f/2.8 STF GM OSS Lens is a superb creative tool that offers outstanding G Master resolution plus innovative STF (Smooth Trans Focus) optics for magnificent bokeh. It features fast, precise, quiet DDSSM autofocus, and close-up capability up to 0.25x magnification. Built-in Optical...
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MFG# SR1635
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The Panasonic Lumix S PRO 16-35mm f/4 Lens is a versatile wide zoom lens that provides high resolution images despite its compact, lightweight profile.  It boasts high descriptive performance in both photo shooting and video recording. For the AF actuator, a double-magnet linear motor is integrated.

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MFG# SR70200
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The Panasonic Lumix S PRO 70-200mm f/4 O.I.S. Lens provides high-resolution, high-contrast images across the entire zoom range making it perfect for portraits to sports. The Panasonic LUMIX 5-Axis Dual I.S. (Image Stabilizer) 2 system can be used with the LUMIX S PRO as a lens for a full-frame mirrorless...
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Described as "weird but genius," the Venus Optics Laowa 24mm f/14 Probe Lens for Canon EF
 is a truly unique lens designed for close-up shooting. Distinguished by its long, slender lens barrel, this macro lens provides a 2:1 maximum magnification with a 1.5' minimum focusing distance and a close...
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MFG# 16032
Samy's Part# S-020965
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The Leica ELPRO-S 180mm Close-Up Converter Lens is a precisely calculated adapter specifically designed for the Leica APO-Elmar-S 180mm f/3.5 lens. It reduces the minimum focus distance of the 180mm lens to 3.6 ft. (1.1 m) and increases the maximum reproduction ratio of the lens from 1:7 to 1:4.5....
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MFG# V311100BU000
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With the OM System M.Zuiko Digital ED 17mm f/1.2 PRO Lens you can shoot wide open at f1.2 and easily capture sharp subjects, smooth feathered bokeh, and natural three dimensional effects for incredible depth. The advanced ED-DSA element is truly unique, reducing the lens’ size while improving
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MFG# V311090BU000
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OM System designed the M.Zuiko Digital ED 45mm f/1.2 PRO Lens with one goal in mind: to make your sharpest, most beautiful portraits effortless. You’ll shoot wide open at f1.2 and capture tack sharp subjects and smooth feathered bokeh with a depictive three dimensional result. We’ve included autofocus
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MFG# V311080BU000
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The OM System M.Zuiko Digital ED 25mm f/1.2 PRO Lens is one of the most versatile high-performing prime lenses ever manufactured. With its superior optical design, you’ll take stunning portraits, richly-detailed landscape shots, and high-quality everyday photography. It’s an ideal lens for creating images...
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MFG# 1925
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The Nikon AF Nikkor 14mm f/2.8D ED Autofocus Lens is a high-performance, ultra-wide-angle lens is ideal for interiors, dramatic cityscapes or compelling photo journalistic images even in low light.With its 114° picture angle and f/2.8 fast aperture, this lens offers dramatic angle of view in...
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MFG# 316969
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SIGMA's Art line has been offering new possibilities and surprise for expression, and now the Sigma 50mm f/1.2 DG DN Art Lens for Leica L is here to break the standards. SIGMA's focus with this lens is on the descriptive power that is perfectly usable from the widest aperture, and on portability...
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MFG# AFA057S700
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The Tamron 150-500mm f/5-6.7 Di III VC VXD Lens for Sony E is TAMRON's first ultra-telephoto zoom lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras that reaches the 500mm focal length and when used on APS-C mirrorless format cameras, the zoom range is an approximate 225-750mm full-frame equivalent. Even when e...
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MFG# 213965
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Many photographers like to use low sensitivity shooting to minimize noise as much as they can. Particularly in the photography of starry skies, bright wide-angle lenses are often selected because they can efficiently collect weak light. The Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 DG DN Art Lens for Sony E has been developed
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MFG# 213969
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Many photographers like to use low sensitivity shooting to minimize noise as much as they can. Particularly in the photography of starry skies, bright wide-angle lenses are often selected because they can efficiently collect weak light. The 
Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 DG DN Art Lens for Leica L has been developed...
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MFG# AFA022C700
Samy's Part# S-047633
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The Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD G2 Lens for Canon with upgraded optical performance enables handheld shooting with remarkable definition. This new lens builds upon the success of the current SP 150-600mm (Model A011) which Tamron first introduced in December, 2013, including better overall...
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MFG# AFA022N700
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The Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD G2 for Nikon with upgraded optical performance enables handheld shooting with remarkable definition. This new lens builds upon the success of the current SP 150-600mm (Model A011) which Tamron first introduced in December, 2013, including better overall...
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MFG# SEL35F14GM
Samy's Part# S-068531
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Sony's most advanced technology is packed into this high-performance E-mount lens, delivering eye-opening G Master resolution and bokeh with extraordinary AF speed and precision. For a large aperture 35-mm lens it is remarkably compact, and a great choice for applications where an ideal blend
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MFG# SEL1655G
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Sony’s first 16–55-mm (24–82.5 mm full-frame equiv.) APS-C zoom with a constant F2.8 aperture is remarkably compact while offering performance befitting the G Lens series. A new optical design delivers excellent corner-to-corner resolution, and beautiful bokeh is available when needed. It is c
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MFG# 20058
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Wherever your passion lies, the Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR outstanding super telephoto zoom can bring it into focus. Capture and share stunning views of birds, wildlife, motorsports, athletes, performers, landmarks and other faraway subjects. A fast f/5.6 constant aperture gives your...
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MFG# 2239137
Samy's Part# S-059330
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Lightweight wide-angle lens, fast autofocus, close focusing distance: with a 40-millimeter fixed focal length, this lens is excellent for the applications of a standard focal length as well as for typical shooting situations with lightweight wide-angle lenses. An all purpose lens that offers o

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MFG# 2103750
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The Zeiss Batis 25mm f/2 Lens for Sony E Mount is a wide-angle prime designed specifically for full-frame E-mount mirrorless cameras. It has ten lens elements in eight groups and draws on the ZEISS Distagon optical design. Four of the lens elements are aspheric on both sides and five are made from...
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MFG# 2103749
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Light, unassuming and reserved. The moderate wide angle and the creative possibilities of manual focus make the ZEISS Loxia 2/35 a perfect storyteller. The Zeiss Loxia 35mm f/2 Biogon T* Lens for Sony E Mount offers an extended field of view. This makes it the first choice for showing a subject in...
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MFG# 3554B002
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The Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM Lens is a mid-telephoto macro lens to include Canon's sophisticated Image Stabilization. With the highest quality optics available, combined with near-silent Ultrasonic focusing and life-size close-up capabilities without an adapter, the EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro...
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MFG# AFA065S700
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The Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VC VXD G2 Lens for Sony E is the “G2” 2nd-generation successor to the 70-180mm F/2.8 Di III VXD (Model A056), a lens that won astounding acclaim from the marketplace and has been enjoyed by users around the world. The new model keeps its fast F2.8 aperture, while being

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MFG# AFA067S-700
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An ultra-telephoto zoom lens for Sony E-mount full-frame mirrorless cameras with added versatility that starts at 50mm and delivers an 8x zoom ratio. The Tamron 50-400mm f/4.5-6.3 Di III VC VXD Lens for Sony E is the unprecedented, next-level ultra-telephoto zoom lens for Sony E-mount full-frame

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MFG# 2963C002
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Ready for virtually any scenario, the Canon RF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Lens pairs with the EOS R system for all-around impressive performance that's ideal for landscapes, portraits, travel and more. With its large, 54mm diameter, L series optics, a bright f/4 maximum aperture and compact size, the RF 24&ndas
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Discover the Perfect Camera Lenses for Every Shot

Choosing the right camera lens is crucial for capturing stunning photographs and videos. Whether you?re buying new, opting for used camera lenses, or exploring camera lens rentals, understanding lens basics like focal length and aperture is key.

  • Focal Length: Defines the lens? field of view. Short focal lengths offer expansive views ideal for landscapes, while longer focal lengths help you zoom in on distant subjects, perfect for wildlife or sports photography. Different focal lengths can change the field of view, offering photographers the ability to capture various perspectives and scenes with precision.
  • Aperture: The size of the lens opening influences light entry. A larger aperture (lower f-number) allows more light, enhancing image brightness and depth of field.

Explore Types of Camera Lenses Including Zoom Lenses

Each lens type serves different photographic needs, making it important to choose the right lens that matches your vision:

Types of Photography Lenses:

There are many types of lenses for cameras, each made to suit different needs and types of shoots.

  • Wide-Angle Lenses: Ideal for capturing broad scenes in landscape or architectural photography.
  • Fisheye Lenses: Provide a unique, wide panoramic image with a distinctive curved appearance, perfect for artistic and underwater photography.
  • Standard Lenses: With a focal range close to the human eye, these lenses are versatile for documentary videography, portraits, and low-light conditions.
  • Macro Lenses: Allow you to capture close-up details of small subjects, widely used in product, nature, and scientific photography.
  • Telephoto Lenses: Offer a narrow field of view to focus on distant subjects, essential for wildlife and sports photographers.
  • Zoom Lenses: These lenses adjust their focal length to magnify subjects without changing the camera?s position, making them versatile for shooting travel and event photography. In contrast, primes have a single, fixed focal length and are usually faster, smaller, and lighter than zooms, which offer the versatility of multiple focal lengths but are larger, heavier, and slower.
  • Tilt-Shift Lenses: Provide control over perspective and depth of field, often used in landscape and architectural photography.
  • Creative Effects Lenses: Designed to add artistic effects to your photos, these lenses are great for experimental photography

Camera Lens FAQ


Can I use DSLR lenses on mirrorless cameras?

Yes, with the right adapter. This flexibility allows you to use high-quality DSLR lenses on newer, more compact mirrorless bodies. Check compatibility to ensure functionality.

Are camera lenses waterproof?

Most are not fully waterproof but are water-resistant, which means they can handle splashes but not submersion.

What types of camera lenses can I rent?

From macro to telephoto lenses, camera lens rental options are vast. Renting is a great way to test different lenses before committing to a purchase.

How do I maintain my camera lenses?

Regular cleaning with a lens cleaning solution and a microfiber cloth, along with proper storage, helps maintain your lens's performance.

Whether you're looking to shop camera lenses for a new setup, seeking used camera lenses for a budget-friendly option, or are interested in renting cameras and lenses for a special project, understanding these fundamentals will help you make the best choice for your photography needs. Samy's Camera always has the right lens in stock.

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