Panasonic GH5 Ver2.2 and G80 Ver1.3 Firmware Updates Released

Panasonic released new firmware updates for the GH5 and G80 Micro Four Thirds cameras.

Before the Panasonic GH5s announcement, the company unveiled a new firmware update ver.2.2 for GH5 that fixes several bugs that were found after updating the major firmware to Ver.2.0. Pana G80 also upgraded to Ver1.3 with support for Leica DG 200mm f/2.8 lens and bug fixes.

Check out the firmware details for the GH5 and G80 MFT cameras with download links below. … Continue reading

Panasonic GH5s specs leaked : 12MP, C4K Video

More detailed Panasonic GH5s specs has been leaked online. According to the reports, the upcoming camera will feature a 12MP Four Thirds sensor with C4K (60p, 150Mbps, 4:2:2 10 bit and slow motion at 240fps (FHD).

As previous articles indicates that the GH5 will be an “ultra” video oriented low-light version. As a result the 12MP sensor of the Panasonic GH5s  will provide ISO sensitivity up to 102,400.

Rumors suggest Panasonic may unveil the Lumix GH5s, a sister camera to their already popular micro four thirds lineup in the beginning of 2018. Before that check out the Panasonic GH5s specs below.  … Continue reading

Lightroom CC & Camera RAW Now Supports Sony a7R III and Panasonic G9

Adobe released the new updates for Lightroom CC and Camera Raw, adding the full support for Sony a7R III and Panasonic G9 mirrorless cameras.

Adobe have updated the entire Lightroom CC ecosystem, including for Mac, Windows, iOS, Android, and the web, as well as updates to Lightroom Classic CC and Adobe Camera Raw.

Adobe Camera Raw 10 now supports new cameras as well as the new lenses. The new cameras are the Panasonic G9, Sony A7R Mark III and Leica CL. See below for the other softwares which Raw Support for Sony a7R III is currently available in. … Continue reading

Panasonic GH5S Price will be around $2,500

According to recent reports Panasonic GH5s price will be around $2,500. The video-centric mirrorless cameras to be announced in the beginning of 2018.

From the earlier articles, we know that the GH5 will be an “ultra” video oriented low-light version. As a result the Micro 4/3rds sensor of the Panasonic GH5s will provide better low-light shooting capabilities with improved ISO sensitivity.

So the Panasonic GH5s price will be higher and stands around $2,500. You can find the recap of what we know so far of the Micro Four Thirds camera below. … Continue reading

Sigma 16mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens In Stock & Shipping

Great news for Micro 4/3rds and Sony E-mount users. The Sigma 16mm F1.4 DC DN Contemporary lens is now available in stock and shipping. at B&H and Adorama.

This new lens costs $449. Sigma 16mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens – B&H and Adorama.

The lens is designed to use on mirrorless cameras for Sony E-mount and Micro Four Thirds systems. It is the second budget-friendly fast aperture optic after the 30mm F1.4 DC DN. … Continue reading

Viltrox announces EF-M2 Electronic Adapter (F Booster 0.71x) for Canon EF to MFT

Viltrox EF-M2 Electronic Adapter (F Booster) is designed for Micro Four Thirds cameras and Canon EF mount lenses.

The EF-M2 from Viltrox builts with optics to increase light input by one F stop and reduce focal length by x0.71. The electronic adapter also comes with USB port for firmware update and a dedicated button to adjust aperture.

Viltrox EF-M2 allows Canon EF/EF-S Lenses to be used on Micro Four Thirds system cameras. The adapter is selling for $159 on eBay. … Continue reading

Blackmagic Micro Studio Camera 4K and Blackmagic Micro Cinema Camera Update 4.7 Released

Blackmagic has released Camera 4.7 Update enabling RAW via SDI for Micro Studio Camera 4K and Micro Cinema Camera Update 4.7.

Camera 4.7 Update brings a number of significant improvements to both cameras. While raw output via SDI on the Blackmagic Micro Studio Camera 4K may make the headline, many users will most appreciate an extra 2 stops of exposure sensitivity.

See What’s new in Blackmagic Camera Setup 4.7 below. … Continue reading

Nauticam NA-G9 Underwater Housing for Panasonic G9

Nauticam announced NA-G9 underwater housing for the Panasonic G9 mirrorless camera.

Nauticam NA-V2 comes with a depth rating 100m and weighs 2.5kg. The new underwater housing for the Panasonic G9 MFT camera will be priced for $2650 in US.

The Panasonic G9 will start shipping from January 2018 at a recommended selling price of $1,699 for body-only. The specs summary is 20.3 MFT sensor, 6.5 stops IS, 20 fps burst, 60fps with single AF and UHD 4K videos @ 60 fps.  … Continue reading

Panasonic GH5s Low Light Killer Camera Coming Soon

Panasonic is rumored to announce a flagship video-centric camera soon. The product in question is the Panasonic GH5s and it will be the low light killer camera.

The Panasonic GH5s is claimed to be an “ultra” video oriented low-light version of the GH5. This means the new camera will be designed for low light performance similar to the Sony A7SII.

You probably think that the new GH5s will use the same 20.3-megapixel MFT sensor. However, contrary to what is thought, the new camera has a lower resolution sensor and bigger pixels pitch compared to the GH5. The Panasonic GH5s might use a 12MP or a 16MP sensor as expected.  … Continue reading

Panasonic G9 Reviews and Hands-on Videos

Here are the first Panasonic G9 Reviews and Hands-on Videos.

Panasonic announced a brand-new flagship camera to sit alongside their GH5, the new LUMIX G9. The G9 is all about the still photography, claiming the world’s fast autofocus, world’s highest frames per second with continuous autofocus, a new 80-megapixel image-synthesizing option, a new AR filter on the sensor to provide better skin tones than ever and a whole lot more.

Before heading to the first impressions of the Lumix G9 camera, first timers might have a look at the full press text. Here is everything you need to know about the Panasonic G9, including impressions and comparison, videos. … Continue reading