Fujifilm Announces MK 18-55mm T2.9 and 50-135mm T2.9 Lenses

Fujifilm unveiled the MK series of new cinema lenses for Sony E-mount cameras. The lenses are the MK 18-55mm T2.9 and MK 50-135mm T2.9.

The lenses are compatible with E-mount cameras with a Super 35mm / APS-C sensor. Fujifilm will be releasing the same lenses for X-mount by the end of the year.

The Fujinon MK 18-55mm T2.9 standard zoom lens will be the first MK lens to be released in early March 2017, priced at $3,799.95. In summer, this will be followed by the launch of the Fujinon MK 50-135mm T2.9, a telephoto zoom lens offering a focal length range of 50-135mm. … Continue reading

Leica M10 Firmware Now Available for Download

Leica camera released a new firmware update version for the M10 mirrorless camera.

Leica M10 is a digital rangefinder camera that comes with 24-megapixel full-frame CMOS sensor. The full-frame mirrorless model offers better dynamic range, sharpness, resolution, and contrast rendition.

You can find the firmware details which provides additional bug fixes and minor improvements. Download link as follows. … Continue reading

Sony A7RIII Camera To Be Announced in 2017

Sony is allegedly working on a new A7RIII full-frame mirrorless camera. The upcoming device will replace the A7RII and to be announced sometime in 2017.

Sources are claiming that the new model will not suffer too many changes when compared to its predecessor. In the meantime, more details coming about this mirrorless camera.

The first Sony A7RIII rumors have said that the full-frame E-mount shooter will offer a few improvements over the A7RII.  … Continue reading

Canon EOS M6 announced with Dual Pixel CMOS AF

Canon has announced the EOS M6 mirrorless camera with Dual Pixel CMOS AF. The new camera will be on display at the CP+ 2017 event.

The new EOS M6 shares essentially all of the M5’s internal components.  It is an upgraded version of the EOS M3, which was released in 2015.

The specs list include the 24MP APS-C sensor with Dual Pixel CMOS AF, Digic 7 processor. The new MILC also capable of recording videos at 1080/60p. Bundled with 3″ touchscreen,  Wi-Fi, NFC and Bluetooth on the connectivity side.

The Canon EOS M6 will start shipping from April 2017 in both black and silver. The price will stand at $780 body-only, with the EF-M 15-45mm F3.5-6.3 IS STM for $900 or with the EF-M 18-150mm F3.5-6.3 IS STM for $1280. The EVF-DC2 is priced at $250 and also comes in black and silver.  … Continue reading

Olympus 17mm f/1.2 PRO lens to be announced in 2017

Olympus is rumored to be developing a new PRO-series unit. The product in question is the 17mm f/1.2 PRO lens which will be announced sometime in 2017.

Camera and Photo imaging event CP+ 2017 is approcahing and Olympus might show a new roadmap. Some prototypes are expected to be revealed and one of them could be 17mm f/1.2 PRO lens.

There are no detailed specifications and release date information about this lens. The rumor mill claims that MFT users will meet with the prime optic in 2017. More details after the break! … Continue reading

Panasonic G85, GX85 and 100-400mm lens firmware updates

Panasonic updates firmware for its G85, GX85 mirrorless cameras and 100-400mm lens.

Firmware Ver.1.2 for G85 and GX85 both reduces the operation noise during the shooting standby or the motion picture recording. Dual I.S.2 function also comes to 100-400mm lens paired with the G85 upgrade.

More details about these upgrade can be found below with the download links. … Continue reading

Pre-Orders : Sony FE 100mm f/2.8 STF GM OSS & 85mm f/1.8 Lenses

The newly announced Sony FE 100mm f/2.8 STF GM OSS & 85mm f/1.8 lenses are now available for pre-order in the US.

Sony FE 100mm f/2.8 STF GM OSS lens has a price for $1,498 at Amazon while the FE 85mm f/1.8 costs only $598 at Amazon.

Both lenses will start shipping on March 30. More details can be found in the official announcement page.  … Continue reading

Fujifilm XF 8-16mm F2.8 WR lens to be announced in 2017

Fujifilm is rumored to announce a new wide-angle zoom lens which will be named as the XF 8-16mm f/2.8 WR. 

First rumors has begun to surface at the beginning of 2016. But the company didn’t unveil the XF 8-16mm f/2.8 in the following period, including Photokina 2016.

The reason behind the delay could be to complete the WR series prime trio. As a result Fuji prioritized smaller WR lenses, such as the XF 35mm F2, XF 23mm F2 and the XF 50mm F2… Continue reading

Sony Announces FE 85mm F1.8 and FE 100mm F2.8 STF GM OSS Lenses

Sony has announced the new FE 85mm F1.8 and FE 100mm F2.8 STF GM OSS lenses. The prime lenses are designed for the company’s full-frame E-mount system.

The new FE 100mm F2.8 STF GM OSS lens becomes the fourth lens in Sony’s G Master line-up. The best thing is for sure is the budget-friendly FE 85mm F1.8 lens.

The new portrait lenses will start shipping from March. The FE 100mm F2.8 STF OSS GM telephoto prime lens has a price of $1,500 while the new FE 85mm F1.8 lens will cost for about $600. … Continue reading

Canon EOS M6 Specs and Images Leaked

Full set of Canon EOS M6 specs has been leaked on the web with several product images.

The upcoming EOS M6 include two bundles; one with EF-M 15-45mm lens, kit with EF-M 18-150mm lens, double zoom lens kit and EVF-DC2 viewfinder. It will be available in Black and Silver color options.

The mirrorless camera will be announced at the CP+ 2017 show. The evnt will take place between February 23-26 in Yokohama, Japan.

The current EOS M5 camera is selling for $979 at Amazon. It features a 24.2 Megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor and Dual Pixel CMOS AF. 
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