Sony a7R III Scored 100 Points : Best mirrorless full-frame camera

DxOMark has just published their sensor review of the Sony A7R III. The mirrorless camera ties the Nikon D850 as the best full-frame camera they’ve ever tested with a score of 100.

The high-resolution E-mount shooter makes it the highest-scoring mirrorless system camera to date, beating the A7R II by two points. This is also the fourth-highest score ever recorded at DxO. Sony A7R III score beaten only by the sensors in the medium-format Hasselblad X1D-50C and Pentax 645Z, and by the 12Mp full-frame Sony A7S II.

A quick update on the release date of Sony a7R III:.Amazon US will start shipping Sony a7R III mirrorless camera on November 30, 2017.  … Continue reading


Leica TL2 Firmware Update Version 1.2 Released

Leica released firmware updated version 1.2 for the Leica TL2 mirrorless camera.

This new firmware adds support for the new compact prime Elmarit-TL 18 f/2.8 ASPH lens. The new optic consists of 8 elements (4 of which are aspherical,) a minimum focus distance of 30cm and a light weight of only 80g.

The new Leica Elmarit-TL 18 mm f/2.8 ASPH, in black or silver anodized finish, will be $1,295.00. You can pre-order Leica CL. at AmazonB&H Photo Video & Adorama.com … Continue reading


Blackmagic Micro Studio Camera 4K and Blackmagic Micro Cinema Camera Update 4.7 Released

Blackmagic has released Camera 4.7 Update enabling RAW via SDI for Micro Studio Camera 4K and Micro Cinema Camera Update 4.7.

Camera 4.7 Update brings a number of significant improvements to both cameras. While raw output via SDI on the Blackmagic Micro Studio Camera 4K may make the headline, many users will most appreciate an extra 2 stops of exposure sensitivity.

See What’s new in Blackmagic Camera Setup 4.7 below. … Continue reading


Nauticam NA-G9 Underwater Housing for Panasonic G9

Nauticam announced NA-G9 underwater housing for the Panasonic G9 mirrorless camera.

Nauticam NA-V2 comes with a depth rating 100m and weighs 2.5kg. The new underwater housing for the Panasonic G9 MFT camera will be priced for $2650 in US.

The Panasonic G9 will start shipping from January 2018 at a recommended selling price of $1,699 for body-only. The specs summary is 20.3 MFT sensor, 6.5 stops IS, 20 fps burst, 60fps with single AF and UHD 4K videos @ 60 fps.  … Continue reading


Panasonic GH5s Low Light Killer Camera Coming Soon

Panasonic is rumored to announce a flagship video-centric camera soon. The product in question is the Panasonic GH5s and it will be the low light killer camera.

The Panasonic GH5s is claimed to be an “ultra” video oriented low-light version of the GH5. This means the new camera will be designed for low light performance similar to the Sony A7SII.

You probably think that the new GH5s will use the same 20.3-megapixel MFT sensor. However, contrary to what is thought, the new camera has a lower resolution sensor and bigger pixels pitch compared to the GH5. The Panasonic GH5s might use a 12MP or a 16MP sensor as expected.  … Continue reading


Sony A7R III Still a Star Eater

According to recent reports, Sony A7R III full frame mirrorless camera is still has the star eater issue.

The new Sony a7R III (AmazonB&HAdorama) combines a high-resolution 42.4 MP back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS image sensor with impressive shooting speeds at up to 10 fps with full AF/AE tracking, as well as beautiful image and 4K video quality, wide 15-stop dynamic range, high sensitivity with noise reduction of almost a full stop and more. See the best lenses for Sony A7R III camera.

Just a quick update on the release date of Sony a7R III: Sony Japan released their regular “short supply and unprecedented demand” for the Sony a7R III mirrorless camera which is expected to start shipping in early December, 2017. Amazon US will start shipping Sony a7R III mirrorless camera on November 30, 2017. … Continue reading


Leica CL Camera and Elmarit-TL 18mm F2.8 ASPH Lens Announced

Leica has just officially announced the new mirrorless camera: Leica CL. It is a compact APS-C camera with a touchscreen LCD, customizable twin dials and a beautiful 2.36M-dot EVF, featuring  an ISO range of 100-50000 and shoots at up to 10 fps, 4K/30p video and Wi-Fi for transferring photos to a smartphone.

Leica Elmarit-TL 18mm F2.8 ASPH lens is a compact fixed prime lens, featuring  8 elements (4 of which are aspherical,) a minimum focus distance of 30cm and a light weight of only 80g.

The Leica CL and Leica Elmarit-TL 18 mm f/2.8 ASPH will both be available from Leica stores, boutiques and dealers at the end of November. The Leica CL body, in black anodized finish, will be $2,795.00 while the Prime and Vario Kits will be $3,795.00 and $3,995.00 respectively. The new Leica Elmarit-TL 18 mm f/2.8 ASPH, in black or silver anodized finish, will be $1,295.00. You can pre-order Leica CL at AmazonB&H Photo Video & Adorama.com … Continue reading


Best Lenses for Sony a7R III

Best Lenses for Sony a7R III full frame E-mount mirrorless camera. Here is the full list of recommended Sony a7R III lensesSony A7R III comes with serious speedy technology and is aiming at true sports professionals. It shoots faster than its predecessor.

the new Sony a7R III (AmazonB&HAdorama) combines a high-resolution 42.4 MP back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS image sensor with impressive shooting speeds at up to 10 fps with full AF/AE tracking, as well as beautiful image and 4K video quality, wide 15-stop dynamic range, high sensitivity with noise reduction of almost a full stop and more.

Choosing the right lens is not always an easy task. Here we looked at all lenses from Sony and third party manufacturers and selected the best choices based on affordable price and high image quality. The list of best Lenses for Sony a7R III includes prime and zoom options from wide-angle to telephoto.  … Continue reading


Panasonic G9 Reviews and Hands-on Videos

Here are the first Panasonic G9 Reviews and Hands-on Videos.

Panasonic announced a brand-new flagship camera to sit alongside their GH5, the new LUMIX G9. The G9 is all about the still photography, claiming the world’s fast autofocus, world’s highest frames per second with continuous autofocus, a new 80-megapixel image-synthesizing option, a new AR filter on the sensor to provide better skin tones than ever and a whole lot more.

Before heading to the first impressions of the Lumix G9 camera, first timers might have a look at the full press text. Here is everything you need to know about the Panasonic G9, including impressions and comparison, videos. … Continue reading


Sony A7r III Shipping Date Postponed to December

Sony Japan has issued a statement apologizing for delays on the shipping date of A7R III (AmazonB&HAdorama camera pre-orders, due to unexpected demand. All pre-orders made before the release date will be delivered by early December.

The high resolution full frame E-mount camera is the  #1 Best Seller in Mirrorless Cameras on Amazon, followed by Sony A6000 and Panasonic GH5.

They say the pre-order numbers are so much higher than estimated. Amazon US will start shipping Sony A7R III on November 30, 2017. … Continue reading