Nikon Z6 Sensor gets DxOMarked

DxOMark published their Nikon Z6 sensor review and test results. The full frame mirrorless Nikon Z6 camera is the low-light high speed model of the company’s lineup. According to DxOMark, the score for the Nikon Z6 full frame sensor is 95, one point below Sony a7 III.

To underline Nikon Z6 and Sony a7 III uses the same image sensor produced by Sony IMX410. See also Nikon Z6 vs Nikon Z7 vs Nikon D850 Specifications Comparison

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Canon EOS RP Firmware Version 1.1.0 Released

Canon released a new firmware version 1.1.0 for EOS RP mirrorless camera. This is the first firmware update for EOS RP $1299 at B&HAdoramaAmazonYou can download this firmware update at Canon USA.

Canon is currently shipping the EOS RP camera. So, if you are interested or want to get as far to the front of the list as you can, you should probably go ahead and order yours now.

Details of Canon EOS RP firmware update 1.1.0 cna be found below. … Continue reading


Olympus E-M10 II & E-M10 III Firmware Updates Released

Olympus released a new firmware update for the OM-D E-M10 Mark II and E-M10 Mark III MFT cameras. With this firmware E-M10 II updated to V1.4 and E-M10 III to version 1.2.

Olympus E-M10 is the entry-level product of the company’s Micro Four Thirds camera lineup. These cameras uses a 16.1-megapixel Four Thirds CMOS sensor.

This is a minor upgrade to the Micro Four Thirds cameras as you can see the download links and firmware details below. … Continue reading


Nikon Z7 vs Sony a7R III Eye AF Comparison

Here is the EYE AF comparison test for Nikon full frame mirrorless cameras. Dpreview compared the Nikon Z7 side-by-side with the Sony a7R III for Eye AF.

Mirrorless enthusiasts are familiar with Eye AF which is found on Sony mirrorless cameras, including the a7 III and a7R III against which the Z6 and Z7 compete. The features incorporated in new firmware being developed for the Z6 and Z7 full-frame mirrorless Nikon cameras,

  • Eye AF  Under development is an Eye AF function, which will automatically detect the subject’s eyes to make attaining critical focus on the eyes easier. It will allow users to capture photos in which focus has been clearly acquired on the subject’s eye, which is useful for portrait, event and street photography scenarios.

Nikon’s upcoming firmware is planned that will add Eye-detection AF, CFexpress support and Raw video over HDMI to the Z6 and Z7, with AF and AE improvements also coming in May. Check more details here. … Continue reading


Canon EOS RP vs Canon EOS 6D Mark II Specifications Comparison

Canon EOS RP vs Canon EOS 6D Mark II specifications comparisonCanon has released its entry-level full-frame mirrorless EOS RP camera for just $1300, let’s take a look at Canon EOS RP vs Canon EOS 6D Mark II comparison.

The EOS RP is a much cheaper entry point into Canon’s new EOS R system, features a 26MP CMOS sensor, Digic 8 processor and Dual Pixel AF system with 88% x 100% coverage and Eye AF. The camera can capture 4K/24p video with a substantial crop and has HDMI, headphone and microphone sockets.

Canon EOS RP Body w/EG-E1 Extension Grip & Canon Mount Adapter: $1299 at B&HAdoramaAmazon.

Canon EOS RP w/EF 24-105mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM, EG-E1 Extension Grip & Canon Mount Adapter: $1699 at B&HAdoramaAmazon.

Canon EOS RP w/RF 24-105mm f/4L IS, EG-E1 Extension Grip & Canon Mount Adapter: $2199 at B&HAdoramaAmazon. … Continue reading


More Olympus E-M5 Mark III Camera Rumors

More information about the Olympus E-M5 Mark III camera surfaced online. In an interview at Imaging Resource, Olympus representatives confirmed that a new OM-D E-M5 camera is in the works. Even the name is not mentioned we can expect it to be the Olympus E-M5 Mark III camera.

Olympus explains the delay for the next OM-D E-M5 camera due to shifting of production plant from China to Vietnam. They have also assured that new Olympus Pro lenses are coming prior to the rumored 150-400mm lens in 2020. … Continue reading


Sony A6400 Now in Stock and Shipping

Sony A6400 mirrorless camera is now in stock and shipping from several camera stores in US. The APS-c E-mount camera priced for $899 body-only and available at Amazon |B&H Photo Video | Adorama.

The a6400’s specs revolve around a familiar 24.2MP APS-C Exmor CMOS image sensor, once again paired with an Bionz X image processor. Sony’s latest follows the last two camera generations by including a hot shoe mount and a microphone jack, as well as 4K video recording at 24 or 30 fps.

The camera sports continuous shooting up to 11 fps using its mechanical shutter, or 8 fps in its silent shooting mode, with continuous AF / AE tracking. If you’re wondering about the math, that would be 116 frames of JPEG Standard or 46 frames of RAW compressed images. … Continue reading


Olympus E-M1 Mark II Has Better Dynamic Range Than E-M1X

Photons to Photos published their sensor test results for the Olympus E-M1X camera and it seems that the old E-M1 Mark II has a better dynamic range than the higher-end model. The E-M1X performance is almost identical to the E-M5 Mark II model that is 5 times cheaper than the E-M1X.

The new Olympus E-M1X Micro Four Thirds mirrorless camera US price is $2,999. It is now in stock and shipping. Olympus OM-D E-M1X: $2,999 at Adorama | B&H | Amazon. … Continue reading


Canon EOS RP in Stock & Shipping in the US

The entry-level Canon EOS RP full frame mirrorless camera is now in stock and shipping at major US stores.

Canon is currently shipping the EOS RP camera. So, if you are interested or want to get as far to the front of the list as you can, you should probably go ahead and order yours now. … Continue reading


Olympus PEN-F Camera Discontinued, New PEN-F Mark II Rumors

The rangefinder style Olympus PEN-F camera have been discontinued. The Micro Four Thirds  digital camera announced back in early 2016.

So, this also means Olympus is clearing up the stock lines to make a space for the new versions. In addition, when we look at company’s line-up, we can foresee that the next announcement can be made sometime in 2019. Check out the Olympus PEN-F II predictions. … Continue reading