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    Storm Chasing in Texas with the Irix 15mm

    LIghtning over Happy, TX ©Jim Livingston

    The Texas Panhandle isn’t often listed as one of the most photogenic areas in the United States of America. To those who take the time for a closer look, it’s a land of hidden treasures, raw beauty and inhabitants as rugged as the landscape itself. Its unique wildlife, hard-working people and wide vistas are a […]

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    Announcing Adobe CC Support for Irix Lens Profiles

    Irix 11mm Firefly Lens

    Lens correction profiles for the Irix 11mm f/4 and 15mm f/2.4 lenses are now included with Adobe CC software. This has been the case since June 19, 2018 and ACR version 10.4. Adobe Creative Cloud users no longer have to download and install these profiles manually. Irix has offered these profiles for download for some […]

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    The Irix 11mm Lens Wins the Best in Class Award from Digital Camera!

    Irix 11mm DCA Award

    The 2018 Digital Camera Awards results are in and we’re proud to announce that the Irix 11mm f/4.0 was awarded first place in the Manual Focus Lens category! This distinction comes only a year after the debut of our ultra-wide, rectilinear full-frame lens. These sophisticated manual focus lenses could be perfect for landscape, architecture and […]

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    Irix Gives to Good Causes

    GOCC Promotion in Poland

    One of the best things about representing a company with a heart is helping to promote the causes they support. That’s why we’re proud to share the news of the current campaign of our European counterpart. For each Irix lens sold from January 11th through January 20th 2018, Irix distributor Next 77, along with its […]

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    An Interview with Night Photographer and Instructor Lance Keimig

    ©Lance Keimig. All rights reserved.

    One of the highlights of PhotoPlus Expo 2017 was a fun and informative nighttime photo walk along the High Line with National Parks at Night partner and photographer, Lance Keimig. I took the opportunity to ask him about a short interview in the near future and he graciously agreed. I’m pleased to say that we’ve […]

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    Explore Iceland with National Parks at Night

    Northern Lights over Iceland

    Iceland’s South Coast is a photographer’s dream. We’re excited to share the news of a wonderful opportunity to experience and photograph this incredible location with some of the best! Photograph this unique island as a member of a small group, in an informal atmosphere with one-on-one guidance from experienced professionals! You can bring along a […]

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    Irix 11mm f/4: Thorough Test and Impressions from Alberto Bouzón

    Irix 11mm f/4

    [Translated from blog.foto24.com] Almost a year ago I acquired my first lens from Irix, the 15mm, and every day I am more delighted to have done so. When I found out that an Irix 11mm f/4 had come out, and considering the maximum quality of the 15mm, I did not hesitate to buy it. Now […]

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    Announcing the Irix Edge 100 Filter System

    Irix Edge 100 Filter System on the15mm

    Those clever engineers at TH Swiss have been at it again! The latest addition to the Irix product line comes in response to one of the most popular requests from our customers. Today we’re announcing the expansion of the line with the introduction of the Irix Edge 100 Filter System – a universal 100mm system […]

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    Irix Edge Screw-in Filters now Available for Other Lenses!

    Irix Edge Threaded Filters

    The Irix Edge line of ultra-slim, premium quality threaded filters has just been expanded to accommodate a wide variety of lenses. Originally produced in 95mm to fit the Irix 15mm f/2.4 lens, the selection has been expanded to include the standard 52, 55, 58, 62, 67, 72, 77 and 82mm sizes. These additions make the […]

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    Join us at PHOTOPLUS EXPO 2017!

    Can you feel the excitement? We’re gearing up for a great time in New York City, meeting Irix shooters and making new friends! The Irix USA staff will be at booth 929 at PhotoPlus Expo 2017, showing our products, answering questions and getting to know the photographers helping to put our lenses and accessories “on […]

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    Shooting the Solar Eclipse from a Wide-Angle Perspective

    Solar Eclipse Sequence: ©Rick Fienberg / TravelQuest International / Wilderness Travel

    The astronomical event of the year is almost upon us. You’d just about have to be living under a rock to be unaware of it. Every hotel, campground and parking space in a swath across the United States has been overbooked for months. People are renting out their spare rooms for unheard of rates. Total […]

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    An Interview with Photographer and Adventurer Richard Bernabe

    ©Richard Bernabe. All rights reserved

    Irix USA recently had the opportunity to interview world-renowned photographer, teacher, author and adventurer Richard Bernabe in regard to his thoughts on photography, his work and workshops and our products. Richard’s expertise and creative eye provide him with a lifestyle that many readers will find enviable: traveling the world in pursuit of his passion and […]