Olympus E-PL8 sensor might be in 16-megapixels resolution

More details are coming about the Olympus E-PL8 sensor. It is rumored that the upcoming PEN-series model might feature 16-megapixel MFT sensor just like the previous model.

The PEN E-PL8 from Olympus will replace the current PEN E-PL7 camera which has been introduced back in August, 2014. The mirrorless PEN-series camera with Micro Four Thirds image sensor is delayed due to the earthquake in Kumamoto.

Now trusted sources has posted new Olympus E-PL8 sensor information and it looks like the upcoming model will come packed with the same 16MP resolution. The sensor looks like the same as the previous model and it will be made by Sony. … Continue reading


Fujifilm XF 23mm f/2 WR lens rumored to be unveiled for Photokina

Fujifilm is rumored to unveil the XF 23mm f/2 WR lens before the Photokina 2016 event.

As mentioned earlier that the company has listened to its fans and the Fujifilm is actively working on a 23mm wide-angle prime optic. Now the trusted sources are claiming that the Fujifilm XF 23mm f2 WR lens will become official at the Photokina 2016 event.

Looks like this Summer then the lens will be compatible with all X-mount cameras. XF 23mm f/2 WR lens will have a maximum aperture of f/2. It will provide a full-frame focal length equivalent of 35mm.

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Fujifilm X100T Successor Camera Coming with 23mm Lens

Fujifilm is rumored to announce the X100T successor camera, as the X200 expected to arrive with the same fixed-lens of 23mm focal length.

There is a big probability of a new X100-series model for this year. Several rumors for the Fujfilm X200 have circulated on the web before. Especially the fixed-lens of the premium camera might be different in terms of focal length, previous gossips say.

Fuji expected to unveil the X100T successor in the name of X200 in the second half of 2016 probably at Photokina 2016 event in September. More details after the break! … Continue reading


Rumors : 72MP Sony A9 prototype camera spotted out in the wild

More information about the next flagship E-mount mirrorless camera leaked on the web. 72MP Sony A9 prototype camera has been spotted out in the wild.

The gossip mill is once again mentioning a camera called Sony Alpha A9 which will be placed above the A7-series. The report comes from a reader at Sonyalpharumors website. An anonymous photographer in New York City claims to have spotted the long-rumored flagship full-frame mirrorless camera out in the wild.

He said that they had seen the 72MP Sony A9 camera in prototype while walking through Battery Park in Manhattan. … Continue reading


Olympus 30mm macro lens scheduled for Photokina 2016

Olympus 30mm macro lens is rumored to be in development which will be released sometime in the second half of 2016.

The new prime optic with macro capabilities will deliver a full-frame equivalent of 60mm and the maximum aperture is currently unknown. If the aperture seems to be fast than this lens might compete against the Sigma 30mm f/1.4 prime model.

As we are approaching the Photokina 2016, the worlds biggest digital imaging event in September. Olympus 30mm macro lens will likely be unveiled during or around the Photokina show. The macro lens for Micro Four Thirds system should become available in the market sometime in the second half of 2016. … Continue reading


First Olympus E-PL8 Images Appeared on the Web

First Olympus E-PL8 images has been spotted on the web ahead of the official announcement.

Trusted Japanese source Digicame-info posted the very first pictures of the Micro Four Thirds camera. When we look at the images, it will have major changes when compared to the previous version.

Along with the leather texture of the camera design we can clearly see the E-PL8 designation on top of the camera. The LCD on the back will remain tillable, even the mirrorless interchangeable lens camera becomes more classic style there is no built-in viewfinder. … Continue reading


Sony A9 full ƒrame mirrorless camera to feature 70-80MP sensor

More information about the Sony A9 sensor has been spotted on the web as the next flagship E-mount mirrorless camera might feature a full-frame sensor around 70 to 80-megapixels.

The gossip mill is once again mentioning a camera called Sony Alpha A9 camera which will be placed above the A7-series. On the other hand Sony A9 sensor will be high-megapixel count that might be 70 – 80 megapixels.

According to leaksters, the upcoming Sony A9 will have a bigger grip in dimensions. It will have a DSLR alike design and size and sure will be bigger than the current A7-series. It will be aimed at professional action and sports photographers. That’s why it has to be more comfortable to hold and use for action and sports shooting. Now let’s jump to more details about the upcoming full frame E-mount camera. … Continue reading


Sony medium format mirrorless camera rumored for Photokina 2016

Sony is rumored to be working on a mirrorless camera with a medium format sensor that might be announced at the Photokina 2016 event this September.

As we are approaching the worlds biggest digital imaging show, more details of the upcoming cameras has been leaked on the web.

Trusted sources are claiming that a Sony medium format mirrorless camera is in development and will show up at Photokina 2016. … Continue reading


First Fujifilm X-T2 Images Leaked Online

First Fujifilm X-T2 images has been leaked online as the X-mount MILC has been spotted on a dealer website.

Fujifilm is allegedly working hard on several new cameras and lenses for 2016. One of them is the X-T2 mirrorless model which is expected to be announced before the Photokina 2016 show in September.

The listing for the Fujifilm X-T2 at eBay UK shows the camera from the front with the XF 10-24mm f/4 R OIS lens. Currently the listing has been removed but when it was live the price were GBP 1,999 with the kit. … Continue reading


Panasonic Leica 12mm lens coming in the second half of 2016

Panasonic Leica 12mm lens is rumored to be in development which will be released sometime in the second half of 2016.

The new Leica-branded wide-angle optic with a focal length of 12mm will deliver a full-frame equivalent of 24mm and the maximum aperture is currently unknown.

Trusted sources are reporting that the Panasonic Leica 12mm prime lens is scheduled to be released during the second half of 2016.

As we are approaching the Photokina 2016, the worlds biggest digital imaging event in September. Panasonic will likely reveal the new 12mm optic with Leica name on it. We might see the announcement of this lens around the Photokina show. The wide-angle optic should become available in the market sometime in the second half of 2016. … Continue reading