First Olympus E-M1II hands-on and previews

First Olympus E-M1II hands-on and previews with several samples now available on the web.

The flagship Micro Four Thirds camera is now available for pre-order. It will cost $1,999 body-only and is set to ship at the end of December.

Sample photos captured with the OM-D E-M1 Mark II can be found at Dpreview. More photographes are here.  They have also posted two sample videos in 4K resolution. See here and here. More buzz after the break! … Continue reading

Fujifilm X-T2 Firmware Version 1.10 Coming on November 8, 2016

Fujifilm will release a new firmware update for its X-T1 and X-T2 mirrorless cameras on November 8, 2016. Fujifilm X-T2 firmware will be updated to version 1.10 while the X-T1 will get the version 5.00 update.

The updated Fujifilm X-T2 firmware version 1.10 introduces tethered shooting function. This new addon allows users to connect the camera to a computer via a USB cable. It also allows you to capture and save your images directly onto computer, and control the camera from the computer.

See the firmware details and download link below. … Continue reading

Sony A7III camera rumored to be released in Q2 2017

The new Sony A7III camera is rumored to be in development and to be released in Q2 2017 for full-frame E-mount users.

The first generation of Sony full-frame E-mount cameras includes models such as the A7, A7R, and A7S. The company has already released the first model of the second generation which consists of the A7II back in late 2014.

No the rumor mill is claiming that the next Sony A7-series camera will be the A7 Mark III model. The official announcement date is unknown at the moment. On the other hand the source mentions that the camera will start shipping in Q2 2017.  … Continue reading

More details about the Panasonic LX100 successor

We get more information about the Panasonic LX100 successor camera that is expected to arrive in three months period.

Like all of you were expecting and we were ready to meet the Panasonic LX200 premium compact camera. The announcement is rumored to happen at Photokina 2016 event.

The LX100 hit the markets back in late 2014 to compete against the Sony RX100 and Canon PowerShot G7 X series digital compact models. The biggest reason behind the delay of the LX100 successor model is the absence of a perfect rival model. … Continue reading

Olympus E-M1 Mark II Price Tag Will Stand Around $1,999

The Olympus E-M1 Mark II price has been surfaced on the web along with the information about release date.

The OM-D E-M1 Mark II were officially announced at Photokina 2016 with 4K and 50MP high-res mode. As you might familiar with the company didn’t unveil any price or release date information.

It is now confirmed that the Olympus E-M1 Mark II price will stand around $1,999 mark and start shipping in the first week of December, 2016. More details after the break! … Continue reading

Nikon 1 J6 Announcement Scheduled for February 2017

The rumor mill is claiming that the Nikon 1 J6 announcement is scheduled to take place at the CP+ 2017 show in February.

Nikon is preparing to replace the 1 J5 mirrorless camera with a new model. It is expected to follow up the previous camera. Even the specs of the upcoming MILC is unknown at the moment we expect minor changes.

Nikon 1 J5 will be replaced by the Nikon 1 J6 soon, a new camera with improved 4K video recording support and SnapBridge technology. … Continue reading

Fujifilm XF 23mm F2 R WR lens reviews

Fujifilm XF 23mm F2 R WR lens reviews

First Fujifilm XF 23mm F2 R WR lens reviews and hands-on videos now available online with first look and impressions.

The bright prime optic utilizes an internal focusing stepping motor AF system which can lock on in as little as 0.05 seconds for fast, accurate focusing. Especially when paired with the phase detection AF systems of the X-Pro2 and X-T2 this lens is a beast.

We have covered some of the first articles published on the web for this lens. Several Fuji artists posted their first look and impression reviews. Check out the Bjorn Moerman and Jonasrask PhotographyStephan Cremer and Hendrik Hazeu websites.  … Continue reading

New Entaniya 250 fisheye lens for MFT announced

The new Entaniya 250 degree Fisheye lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras was announced in Japan.

Three different models are available ranges from 2.3mm to 3.6mm. The price of the lens is ¥388,000 JPY and it will soon be on sale at Amazon.

The company also published several sample images taken with the Entaniya 250 fisheye lens. Samples can be seen on this Flickr album. … Continue reading

More Canon full frame mirrorless camera detailes leaked

More information for the Canon full frame mirrorless camera has been leaked online.

According to latest rumors, the upcoming MILC will not use a new mount, instead it will make good use of EF mount lenses.

full-frame mirrorless camera from  Canon is rumored since at least two years. There will not be a 4th mount added to the Canon ILC lineup.  … Continue reading

Sony A9 full-frame E-mount camera coming in early 2017

Sony A9 full-frame E-mount camera is rumored to be announced in early 2017 instead of late 2016 due the sensor production shortage.

The rumor mill is once again in talks of a camera called Sony Alpha A9. The next generation high-end model will be placed above the A7-series.

The sensor will be brand new but it’s not clear what will be the megapixel count. As you might guess it will be in high-resolution and rich in features. … Continue reading