Olympus OM-D E-M1X Officially Announced, Price $2,999

The new Olympus E-M1X Micro Four Thirds mirrorless camera is now officially announced. The US price is $2,999 and it is now available for pre-order at Adorama | B&H | Amazon. Shipping is scheduled to start on February 25, 2019.

Olympus OM-D E-M1X: $2,999 at Adorama | B&H | Amazon.

Product Highlights

  • 20.4MP Live MOS Micro Four Thirds Sensor
  • Dual TruePic VIII Image Processors
  • Integrated Vertical Grip, Dual Batteries
  • 2.36m-Dot 0.83x Electronic Viewfinder
  • 3.0″ 1.037m-Dot Vari-Angle Touchscreen
  • DCI 4K/24p & UHD 4K/30p Video Recording
  • 5-Axis Sensor-Shift Image Stabilization
  • 15 fps Shooting and Expanded ISO 25600
  • 121-Point All Cross-Type Phase-Detect AF
  • Weather-Sealed Construction

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The New Nikon Z 6 Filmmaker’s Kit

In addition to the new Nikon Z 14-30mm f/4 S lens and the upcoming Z-series firmware updates, Nikon also announced a new Nikon Z6 filmmaker’s kit.

The Nikon Z 6 Filmmaker’s Kit includes just about everything the budding videographer needs for more advanced movie-making.  The bundle includes a range of equipment that helps users unlock the Z 6’s advanced video features and powerful potential.

Nikon Z 6 Filmmaker’s Kit has price tag of $3999. If you are a serious videographer and need all these materials seperately, you’re definitely saving some money if you need all of that gear. In the box of Nikon Z6 filmmaker’s kit you can find; … Continue reading


Nikon NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S Lens, Price $1,299

The Nikon Z 14-30mm f/4 S lens is a compact ultra-wide angle zoom designed for Nikon’s full-frame Z-series mirrorless cameras.

Featuring a new optical design, the compact and lightweight NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S delivers the high level of optical performance that still and video creators expect from the NIKKOR name. By utilizing the larger diameter and technological benefits of the Z Mount, Nikon was able to design an ultra-wide-angle lens that delivers superior optical performance and maximizes the potential of high pixel-count digital cameras such as the 45.7-megapixel Nikon Z7.

The Nikon NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S lens will be available in the spring for a suggested retail price (SRP) of $1,299.95. You can check pre-order options at B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon. … Continue reading


Sony a6400 APS-C Mirrorless Camera

Sony α6400 mirrorless camera announced. The new mid-range α6400 APS-C mirrorless camera (model ILCE-6400) unveiled with real-time eye autofocus, real-time tracking and world’s fastest autofocus:

The body-only price will be $900 in the US, CAN$1250 in Canada and €1050 in Europe. Release date of the A6400 is in February, 2019. Pre-order at B&H Photo Video & Adorama … Continue reading


Nikon Z6 and Z7 Cameras To Get Firmware Update

Nikon has announced that new firmware is currently being developed for the Nikon Z6 and Nikon Z7 full-frame mirrorless cameras.

The company will  add Eye AF, RAW video output and CFexpress Support to the Z6 and Z7 full-frame mirrorless Nikon cameras. The new features will be incorporated in new firmware being developed for the Nikon Z 7 and Z 6, which will be displayed at the CES 2019 show in Las Vegas.

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Sharp 8K Micro Four Thirds Camera Prototype Spotted At CES 2019

Kinotika has published a new video of a new Sharp 8K Micro Four Thirds Camera. According to the video a Micro Four Thirds prototype camera being shown at CES 2019.

It has a 5-inch vari-angle screen, and records 8K video at 30fps. In order to record 8K video, the sensor needs to have a resolution of at least 33mp (7680×4320).

The price is expected to be under $5,000 US. Full  specs and price information of this camera will be available in Q2 of 2019. Official announcement of the Sharp 8K Micro Four Thirds camera could happen at NAB 2019 event.  … Continue reading


Panasonic S1 & S1R Key Functions Announced at CES 2019

Panasonic will unveil additional key features of the new LUMIX S full-frame mirrorless cameras at CES 2019. The LUMIX S full-frame mirrorless cameras and lenses will be available at the end of March 2019.

Following an announcement at Photokina 2018, Panasonic currently in 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.

Previous reports indicates that the high-resolution Panasonic S1R will be priced around $4,500This is more expensive than the Sony a9($3,498) and Nikon Z7 ($3,396.95). Check out the details from the press text. … Continue reading


Kipon Elegant Full-frame Lenses for Nikon Z and Canon R Cameras

KIPON announced ELEGANT series lenses, world-first full-frame lenses for new Nikon Z mount and Canon R mount cameras from third-party.

These Kipon Elegant lenses are rebranded and re-mounted versions of the HandeVision IBERIT 24, 35, 50, 75 and 90mm f/2.4 lenses currently available in Fujifilm X, Leica L, Leica M and Sony E mounts.

The new Kipon Elegant range of lenses will feature 24mm, 35mm, 50mm, 75mm and 90mm f/2.4 optics.  … 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


7Artisans 12mm f/2.8 Mirrorless Lens

The 7Artisans 12mm f/2.8 is a fast manual focus lens for mirrorless cameras. The bright wide-angle optic is available in Canon EF-M, Sony E, Fujifilm X and Micro Four Thirds mount.

7Artisans 12mm f/2.8 is a classic style lens designed with consideration of balance with the camera body and portability. Aluminum alloy is used as the material of the appearance, and it has become a fine finish.

The 7Artisans 12mm f/2.8 is a perfect choice for landscape and indoor photography. Check out the additional 7Artisans 35mm f/1.2 mirrorless lens coverage. 7Artisans lenses are sold at: AmazonUS | AmazonUK | AmazonDE | eBayUS. … Continue reading