Fujifilm X-Pro2 Graphite and X-T2 Graphite Silver Edition

Fujifilm X-Pro2 Graphite and X-T2 Graphite Silver Edition models has been unveiled at the CES 2017 event.

Both cameras produced by using a multilayered coating. The elegant X-T2 Graphite Silver Edition is supplied with stylish tailor-made accessories. The X-Pro2 Graphite Edition comes with the same colour of the XF 23mm F2 R WR.

The Fujifilm X-T2 Graphite Silver edition will be priced for $1799. The X-Pro2 Graphite Editions will be available from the 23rd January 2017 for $2299. … Continue reading

Panasonic GX850 Compact MFT Camera Announced

Panasonic Lumix GX850 (GX800 and GF9 in some markets) ultra-compact Micro Four Thirds camera unveiled at the CES 2017 event.

The mirrorless shooter features a 16MP Four Thirds image sensor with no low-pass filter.  Derived from the GM-series, the camera powered by the Panasonic’s latest Venus Engine and Depth from Defocus autofocus system.

The LUMIX GX850 offers a newly integrated 4K PHOTO and 4K Video . The MFT camera records smooth, high-resolution QFHD 4K videos in 3840×2160 resolution at 30p/25p(50Hz Area) or 24p in MP4.

The sleek, stylish compact body will be available in black or silver options from this February. It will be marketed with the collapsable 12-32mm F3.5-5.6 lens for a price of $549. … Continue reading

Panasonic 12-60mm F2.8-4.0 lens officially announced

Panasonic 12-60mm F2.8-4.0 standart zoom lens introduced at the CES 2017 event.

The lens is the first in the Leica DG Vario-Elmarit F2.8-4 premium series. The optic provides a focal length equivalent to 24-120mm on a Micro Four Thirds cameras. It has the support of Panasonic’s Dual IS system on compatible bodies to reduces camera shake.

Panasonic 12-60mm F2.8-4.0 lens will be available in metallic black option. Shipping will start from March with a price of $999. … Continue reading

Panasonic GH5 Mirrorless Camera Becomes Official

The flagship Panasonic GH5 Micro Four Thirds camera unveiled at the CES 2017 event.

Before jumping to the specs list, we have to underline that the camera features the World’s First 4K 60p/50p and 4K 30p 4:2:2 10- bit video recording function, as press text says.

The Panasonic GH5 camera comes with is a 20.3MP Digital Live MOS sensor and a newly developed Venus Engine processor. It also offers roughly 1.3x higher performance compared to previous models, according to Panasonic.

The Panasonic Lumix GH5 will go on sale at the end of March. The price of the mirrorless camera for body-only is $1999… Continue reading

Meike 6.5mm f/2 lens announced for mirrorless cameras

Meike 6.5mm f/2 lens becomes official for APS-c sensor mirrorless cameras.

The lens construction consists of 6 elements in 5 groups with 9 aperture blades. Its compact size makes it easier to carry and only weighs 300g. When it comes to the build, the supeiror multi-layer nano coating reduces the flares.

Meike 6.5mm f/2 lens is compatible with Sony, Canon, Olympus, Panasonic and Fuji mirrorless mounts. The price tag will stand at $149. Check Amazon US for availability. … Continue reading

Sony FE 85mm f/1.4 G Master Lens Reviews

We have tried to summarize all the details about Sony’s new FE 85mm f/1.4 G Master lens reviews. This includes all the buzz captured as the sample images and hands-on videos.

The FE 85mm f/1.4 GM is a new short telephoto prime lens for the Sony A7-series full-frame E-mount cameras. It features 11 elements in 8 groups including a newly developed, extremely precise XA (extreme aspherical) element. These glasses reduces aberration and increases resolution, as well as three ED glass elements.

Now let’s take a closer look at the excellent portrait model of the GM lineup that Sony offers in this upper class. … Continue reading

Panasonic GH5 camera images leaked online

First Panasonic GH5 camera images has been leaked online ahead of the official announcement.

The high-end mirrorless product from Panasonic will be unveiled on January 4th at the CES 2017 event. The price will stand around $1,999 mark just like the OM-D E-M1II.

If you find the price tag expensive, than refer to the specs we know so far. Exciting! As you can see the press images also unveils the new Leica 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 MFT lens.  … Continue reading

Latest Sony A6500 reviews roundup

In this article, we are trying to summarize the latest Sony A6500 reviews on many different internet sites.

The Sony A6500 features the new touchscreen LCD and 5-axis image stabilization technology. The successor to the A6300 and the new flagship when it comes to E-mount mirrorless cameras with APS-C sensors. The front-end LSI delivers quicker image processing. As a result, the device shoots up to 11fps in continuous mode for up to 307 frames.

Let’s not go any further and let’s take a look at the latest Sony A6500 reviews published recently.  … Continue reading

Metabones Smart Adapter IV Firmware Update 0.54 Announced

Metabones announes a new firmware update for its Smart Adapter IV and EF-E Speed Booster ULTRA 0.71x products.

The version 0.54 upgrade fixes issues with Tamron lenses. Also adds an option in Metabones App to enable the use of Digital Zoom in Advanced mode.

This Smart Adapter has the electronic aperture, EXIF, image stabilization and autofocus features. True electronic integration of aperture diaphragm lets camera automatically choose aperture in P or S exposure modes.

More information about the Metabones firmware update version 0.54 which the stability also improved.  … Continue reading

Panasonic GF9 specs leaked ahead of the launch event

Panasonic is allegedly announce the new GF-series mirrorless camera soon. Full Panasonic GF9 specs has been surfaced on the web prior to the announcement.

The mirrorless camera is most likely coming in the beginning of January, 2017. It would not be a surprise if it becomes official on January 6 starting of the CES event.

The Japan-based company will market this Micro Four Thirds camera as a selfie-friendly model. GF9 specs will include a 16-megapixel image sensor, 3-inch tilting touchscreen and full HD video recording. … Continue reading