06/30/2013, Carl ZEISS drops its first name in the brand to become just ZEISS.
05/04/2012, Carl Zeiss has been known for putting out some pretty high-quality lenses that do not come cheap, and that is probably one of the features that Nokia is trying to advertise for some of their phones. The good news is that if you were worried that Nokia might one day drop Carl Zeiss from their phones, fret not as Nokia themselves have announced that the company has extended their business […]
04/18/2012, Photographers who enjoy the clarity and picture quality that comes from using Carl Zeiss lenses will be pleased to learn that the company has recently announced a set of four new Cine lenses. These new lenses will be compatible with an E-mount camera and is expected to start shipping come August 2012. The first three will fall under Carl Zeiss’ “Compact Prime” series of lenses, although based on its size […]
03/12/2012, Fans of landscape photography no doubt find the use of wide-angled lenses extremely useful, although granted they do have uses outside of photographing landscapes. In any case, it seems that renowned glass maker, Carl Zeiss, has recently started to tease us with photos and an announcement of an upcoming super wide-angled lens on their blog. For those unfamiliar with Carl Zeiss, they are the company who have supplied handset manufacturers […]
02/08/2011, We previously caught wind that Zeiss and Schneider would be manufacturing lenses for Olympus and Panasonic Micro Four Thirds (MFT) cameras and now Sony has a response of its own. Sony has announced that it’s opening up its E-mount specification to all lens and adapter makers from April, allowing them to come up with lenses and adapters for its NEX line of cameras without having to pay any license fees. […]
02/07/2011, In another sign that the Micro Four Thirds (MFT) standard is increasing in popularity, news has broken that the German lens maker Carl Zeiss has signed up to be a member of the MFT System Standard Group, along with Schneider Kreuznac. This means that the company will soon be making lenses that are directly compatible with Olympus and Panasonic’s camera standard. While it’s true that you could probably get adapters […]
12/14/2010, At the International Mobile Internet Conference, Nokia has announced some broad plans for its smartphones by announcing an aggressive update schedule for its Symbian devices. Now that the company has re-taken over the reigns of Symbian development from the Symbian Foundation, Symbian will get four or five updates over the next year or so. Nokia says that a new home screen, a more contemporary user interface and experience, and an […]
09/06/2010, Carl Zeiss’ Cinemizer head-mounted display has received a hardware upgrade in the form of OLED displays inside, which should further increase the image quality whenever you place them in front of your eyes. There is one major drawback about the Cinemizer though – we’re talking about 640 x 480 resolution (VGA) which is by far and large not enough in this day and age. On the other hand, this model […]