Canon RF 14-21mm f/1.4L, RF 12-20mm f/2L, RF 16-35mm f/2.8L Patents

Canon RF 14-21mm f/1.4L, RF 12-20mm f/2L, RF 16-35mm f/2.8L patents filed in Japan. The application is for RF 14-21mm f/1.4L lens designed for Canon full frame mirrorless camera system.

Looks like in 2019 we’ll meet several new RF lenses and if these wide-angle zoom optics hits the mass production then it will be amazing for the EOS R.

The new RF mount will be very extremely impressive as Canon said in a previous interview. These three lens patents are: Canon RF 14-21mm f/1.4L Lens, Canon RF 12-20mm f/2L Lens, Canon RF 16-35mm f/2.8L Lens. … Continue reading


High ISO Comparison: Sony a7 III Vs. EOS R Vs. X-T3 Vs. Z7 Vs. Pocket 4K

Here are another video for the high ISO & low light video comparison for the Sony a7 III, Canon EOS R, Fujifilm X-T3, Nikon Z7 and Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 4K.

From the video, we can clearly see that Sony a7 III is the winner. Sony A7 III camera is also the new best seller in mirrorless cameras at Amazon. … Continue reading


Fujifilm X-T3 Disassembly and Teardown

Kolari Vision pubslished the Fujifilm X-T3 disassembly and teardown shows off how well the APS-c mirrorless camera is built.

The price of the X-T3 is $1,499 for body-only. Check listings at B&H PhotoAmazonUSAdorama.

Overall the Fujifilm X-T3, which is made in China is very well designed inside, with a decent weather sealing and in some aspects also better than the much more expensive Sony A7rIII: … Continue reading


Nikon Z7 Teardown by LensRentals: “This is a damn well-built camera”

LensRentals published the Nikon Z7 teardown claiming the Nikon Z7 “is a damn well-built camera, the best built mirrorless full-frame camera we’ve taken apart.”

High-resolution Nikon Z7 full frame mirrorless camera is now shipping from several stores in the US . The camera body-only priced at $3,399. Check at Amazon | B&H Photo | Adorama. … Continue reading


Tony Northrup: “Micro Four Thirds is DEAD”

Tony Northrup believes the micro four thirds is dead and he is open to other thoughts! So, what do you think about this? Is the Micro Four Thirds system dead?

He says no company will ever tell you when an entire system is dying. Also underlines that smartphones are the real compact cameras nowadays. I think in 5 years time Panasonic will first wait and see how much profit they can make with new full frame mirrroless system. It won’t be dead until they have a selling FF mirrorless line up of cameras and lenses. … Continue reading


Panasonic S1 & S1R Full Frame Mirrorless Cameras at PhotoPlus 2018

More information about the Panasonic S1 & S1R. Here are two videos showing the Panasonic lumix full frame mirrorless cameras at the PhotoPlus Expo 2018.

At Photokina 2018, Panasonic announced the development of two full frame mirrorless cameras: the 47MP S1R and the 24MP S1. Both will be built on Leica L mount. The company says the ‘S’ represents cameras that are ‘Specialized’ for professionals. … Continue reading


Canon EOS R Real World Review

Jared Polin (aka FroKnowsPhoto) posted a 50 minutes video a real world review of the Canon EOS R full frame mirrorless camera.

He asks if it’s time to switch to the Sony a7 III, or to get a Canon EOS 6D Mark II instead, or should you get an EOS 5D Mark IV?

The EOS R (AmazonB&HAdorama) features a 30.3MP CMOS sensor with Dual Pixel AF and an ISO range of 100-40000 (expandable to 50-102400). … Continue reading


Olympus OM-D E-M1X Coming at CES 2019 in January

The upcoming Olympus OM-D E-M1X Micro Four Thirds mirrorless camera is rumored to be announced in January 2019, probably at CES 2019, which will take place on January 8, 2019.

The rumor mill claims that the new Olympus OM-D E-M1X (name is not confirmed yet) will have a high price tag. The details are unknown at the moment, but the Olympus OM-D E-M1X is expected to outperform the new Fuji X-T3 ($1499) mirrorless camera in terms of both stills and video performance.  … Continue reading



Venus Optics Laowa 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 Mirrorless Lens

Venus Optics announced their new Laowa 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 mirrorless lens. This is one of the 8 new Laowa lenses introduced at Photokina 2018 event. The price of the Laowa 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 FE Zoom is $849. Check pre-orders at Adorama and B&H

Designed primarily for travel photography, this is currently the widest zoom lens available for Sony full frame E-mount cameras. The full frame lens will also be available in Canon R / Nikon Z mounts in a few months period.  … Continue reading