Fujifilm XH1 vs Panasonic GH5 vs Sony A7SII

Vistek released a comparison of video performance between the Fujifilm XH1 vs Panasonic GH5 vs Sony A7SII.

The Fujifilm X-H1 is the top performing mirrorless camera in Fuji’s range. It is the most advanced X-series mirrorless camera to date comes with in-body image stabilisation, touchscreen control and improved video settings. Check out the video below how this high-end video centric camera competes against the Panasonic GH5 and Sony A7SII.

The X-H1 camera for body-only is priced for $1,899.95 and with Vertical Power Booster Grip Kit costs at $2,199.95… Continue reading


Sony a7S III & Sony a6700 Specs Predictions

The next cameras from Sony will most likely be the Sony a7S III and Sony a6700.

The announcement for Sony a7S III is expected to be around Photokina 2018 event in September. The official announcement for the Sony a6700 could be before the show in the second half of 2018.

So the Sony A7 III (Amazon | B&H | Adorama) full frame mirrorless camera has been released. Where to find Sony A7 III camera in stock? Here is an in stock / availability tracker for Sony A7 III mirrorless camera. … Continue reading


Sony a7 III Hands-On Field Test

TheCameraStoreTV has just posted their hands-on field test of newly announced Sony a7 III. You can watch the full video below.

The a7 III (Amazon | B&H | Adorama) comes with a 24MP back-illuminated full-frame sensor, a 693-point AF system, 4K video with advanced features. It has 5-axis stabilization, ISO 204800, 10fps shooting, dual SD slots, weather-sealing, and a 3-inch tilting touchscreen.

Where to find Sony A7 III camera in stock? Here is an in stock / availability tracker for Sony A7 III mirrorless camera. … Continue reading


Sony FE 24mm f/1.4 GM Lens Coming Soon

According to recent rumors, Sony will announce a new FE 24mm f/1.4 GM lens for full-frame E-mount cameras soon.

The ultra-high-resolution G Master series lens lineup consists of mid-range FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM zoom, a near-perfect FE 85mm f/1.4 GM portrait prime, and a telephoto staple in the form of the FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS.

The collection of includes the much desired focal lengths and apertures from 24 to 200mm, almost all the bases are covered but lacks a wide-angle GM prime lens. So next lens will probably be the Sony FE 24mm f/1.4 GM lens, sources say. … Continue reading


Zeiss Loxia 25mm f/2.4 lens becomes official

The manual focus Zeiss Loxia 25mm f/2.4 lens for full-frame Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras officially announced.

Featuring a compact form factor at only 2.9″ in length, the Loxia 25mm f/2.4 Lens from Zeiss is a wide-angle prime is based on the Distagon optical concept, providing an image that is notably sharp and free of distortion from edge to edge.

The wide angle lens for Sony E-mount is well-suited for street and travel photographers who want high-quality images. 

The ZEISS Loxia 25mm f/2.4 lens will be available from March 2018 with a MSRP of $1,299 in US. Pre-Order –at B&HAdoramaProduct photos and sample images captured using the ZEISS Loxia 2.4/25 can be downloaded here and here. … Continue reading


Iridient X-Transformer 1.0.1 Adds Support for Fujifilm X-H1, X-A5, and X-A20

Iridient X-Transformer 1.0.1 released with support for Fujifilm X-H1, X-A5, and X-A20 mirrorless cameras.

Iridient Digital’s high quality RAW processing algorithms. This program converts Fujifilm’s proprietary RAF image data to the openly specified DNG image format.

See the improvements and bug fixes. below.  … Continue reading


New Olympus OM-D E-M1 II, E-M5 II and Pen-F Firmware Updates Released

Olympus announces a series of new firmware updates that are available immediately for several of its mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras.

The firmware upgrades include Version 2.0 for the flagship Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II, Version 3.0 for the Olympus PEN-F, and Version 4.0 for the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II.

All three cameras get a new Bleach Bypass Art Filter and added support for the Panasonic Leica 200mm F2.8 Power OIS lens. … Continue reading


Sigma FE Art lenses for Sony E-mount Available for Pre-Order

The newly announced Sigma FE ART lenses now available for pre-order at B&H Photo Video and Adorama.com. The US price for these lenses are same as Canon/Nikon version.

At the CP+ 2018 event, Sigma introduced their nine ART-series lenses for Sony E-mount. According to Sigma, the E-mount versions will offer a newly developed control algorithm that optimizes the autofocus drive and maximizes the data transmission speed.

The new Sigma FE Art lenses for Sony E-mount are basically the existing lenses for DSLRs with an added Sigma MC-11 lens adapter. … Continue reading


New Sigma MC-11 Lens Adapter Firmware Ver1.09 Released

Sigma released a new firmware update version 1.09 for the MC-11 lens adapter.

The firmware update ver1.09 for the Mount Converter/Lens Adapter for Sony E-mount  improves AF performance with the “Eye AF” function is selected. It also adds compatibility for the 14-24mm F2.8 DG HSM Art lens.

The Sigma MC-11 lens adapter priced for $249. Designed for Sony full frame and APS-C mirrorless cameras mount converter is available at AmazonB&H stores. With the MC-11 model Sony camera users will be able to utilize 19 Global Vision lenses in Sigma Canon Mount (EOS) and Sigma Mount (SA). … Continue reading


Sony A7 III Lowlight Comparison : a7III vs a7RIII vs a6500 vs GH5

Photographer and filmmaker Max Yuryev just tested and compared the new Sony a7 III low-light against the Sony a7R III, Sony a6500, and Panasonic GH5 mirrorless cameras.

The a7 III (Amazon | B&H | Adorama) comes with a 24MP back-illuminated full-frame sensor, a 693-point AF system, 4K video with advanced features. It has 5-axis stabilization, ISO 204800, 10fps shooting, dual SD slots, weather-sealing, and a 3-inch tilting touchscreen.

Max Yuryev shot footage of himself with each of the 4 cameras at ISO values ranging from 1600 to 51200. As a verdict he says the a7III beats out everything in high iso lowlight comparison. … Continue reading