Fujifilm X-T20 and X100F Cameras Coming on January 19, 2017

Fujifilm X-T20 and X100F mirrorless cameras to be announced on January 19, 2017.

The Fuji X-T20 will replace the X-T10 which is already discontinued. The X00F will replace the X100T and a new addition to the X100-series lineup. The X100T is currently $200 off at $1,099 while the X-10 is selling for $799.

Both cameras will use the 24.3-megapixel APS-C X-Trans CMOS III sensor found on the X-Pro2 and X-T2 mirrorless cameras. More details after the break! … Continue reading

Leica SL Camera Firmware Update V2.2 Released

Leica released a new firmware V2.2 for the SL full-frame mirrorless camera. Along with the system upgrade, the company also announced the Summilux-SL 50 mm f/1.4 ASPH. lens.

Leica SL camera firmware update V2.2 adds improvement support for Leica Image Shuttle software. Also the shutter speed limitation reduced when shooting with 6-bit coded Leica M-Lenses.

Leica SL camera features a 24-megapixel CMOS sensor and currently selling for $7450. The camera is capable of 4096 x 2160 4K video at 24 fps, offering 4:2:0 internal recording or 4:2:2 over HDMI. … Continue reading

Sony A6500 sensor reviewed by DxOMark

DxOmark has reviewed the Sony A6500 sensor and the mirrorless cameras shows off the same A6300 performance.

The high-end APS-c camera achieved a score of 85 points overall. This is just behind the A7-series full-frame E-mount models.

The Sony A6500 sensor delivered excellent all-round image quality. Excellent color depth around 24 bits at ISO 100 and ISO 200, as well as maintaining good color sensitivity over 20 bits up to ISO1600. See more about comparisons and conclusions.  … Continue reading

New Fujifilm X100F specs and details leaked

The X100 series will gain another member soon. New Fujifilm X100F specs and details has been leaked on the web.

We are really getting closer to the replacement for the X100T compact camera. It will be the X00F model where the “F” designation in the name is speculating to be the fourth model in the series. The Japanese company is said to announce this digital camera at Photokina 2016 in September. Unfortunately it has been delayed because of the Kumamoto earthquake in Japan.

The premium compact camera will have an APS-C-sized image sensor. As you know both the X100S and X100T have used a 16.3-megapixel APS-C-sized sensor. Now the rumor mill claims that the X00F specs will include the 24.3-megapixel APS-C X-Trans CMOS III sensor found on the X-Pro2 and X-T2 mirrorless cameras. … Continue reading

New Sony full-frame E-Mount lenses rumored for 2017

Sony is rumored to be developing six new lenses for its full frame E-mount system cameras. The new Sony lenses to be announced in the next six months period, sources say.

The FE 16-35mm f2.8 GM will be the next model in the GM-series. As expected it will have premium price because of the GM lens special feaures.

According to recent gossips, new Sony full-frame E-Mount lenses will be released before the next a7-series camera announcement. This is also another hint of there will be a high-end MILC to be announced before mid-2017.  … Continue reading

Olympus E-M1 Mark II release date scheduled for December 22, 2016

Olympus E-M1 Mark II release date is confirmed and the MFT camera will start shipping from December 22, 2016.

The Micro Four Thirds camera from Olympus were officially announced at Photokina 2016. The price tag will stand at $1,999

The official statement comes from Olympus Japan. It says that the new OM-D E-M1 Mark II camera and its accessories will start shipping on December 22. More buzz after the break!  … Continue reading

Panasonic GH5 Coming with IBIS and Dual SD Card Slots

The Panasonic GH5 will be a very exciting camera. Recent rumors unveils new informations about the upcoming Micro Four Thirds shooter.

After the development announcement of the hybrid mirrorless camera, we know that it will shoot 4K/60p and 10bit 4:2:2 internally. Now latest leaks claims that it will also have two sdcard slots and on-sensor image stabilization technology.

The Panasonic GH5 price will stand around $1,999 mark just like the OM-D E-M1II. More details after the break! … Continue reading

Fujifilm X-T2 Firmware Update V1.10 Released

Finally it is here! Fuji has released the X-T2 firmware update version 1.10 officially.

The Fujifilm X-T2 firmware update v1.10 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.

The X-T2 firmware ver.1.10 also adds RAW file converter and fixes several phenomenons. Here are the whole details and the download link. … Continue reading

More Canon EOS M5 Coverage Available Online

More Canon EOS M5 coverage is now available on the web. The new EOS M5 mirrorless camera is in stock and shipping in US.

Mirrorless market is growing day by day. As a result companies offer new features with new models. The sensor provided by this EOS M5 is a 24.2 Megapixel APS-C CMOS with Dual Pixel CMOS AF.

It has been powered by the DIGIC 7 processor. Amazingly the MILC has a DSLR-level AF speed and accuracy, 9fps continuous shooting, and Full HD 60p movies.

The price of the camera is $979 for body-only. It costs $1099 with the EF-M 15-45mm F3.5-6.3 IS STM or with the just-announced EF-M 18-150mm F3.5-6.3 IS STM for $1479. … Continue reading

Sony A6500 vs Fujifilm X-T2 Comparison

Here is a quick comparison for the Sony A6500 vs Fujifilm X-T2 mirrorless cameras with APS-c sized image sensors.

Both cameras are in 24-Megapixel resolution. So what maybe the main differences of these high-end models?

Sony Alpha A6500 camera comes with in-body 5-axis image stabilization technology and touchscreen.

The Fuji X-T2 camera comes with an upgraded hybrid AF system with more focus points, as well as an AF-point selection joystick. Let’s compare these two models.  … Continue reading