Sony a7S III & Sony a6700 Specs Predictions

The next cameras from Sony will most likely be the Sony a7S III and Sony a6700.

The announcement for Sony a7S III is expected to be around Photokina 2018 event in September. The official announcement for the Sony a6700 could be before the show in the second half of 2018.

So the Sony A7 III (Amazon | B&H | Adorama) full frame mirrorless camera has been released. Where to find Sony A7 III camera in stock? Here is an in stock / availability tracker for Sony A7 III mirrorless camera. … Continue reading


Sony FE 24mm f/1.4 GM Lens Coming Soon

According to recent rumors, Sony will announce a new FE 24mm f/1.4 GM lens for full-frame E-mount cameras soon.

The ultra-high-resolution G Master series lens lineup consists of mid-range FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM zoom, a near-perfect FE 85mm f/1.4 GM portrait prime, and a telephoto staple in the form of the FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS.

The collection of includes the much desired focal lengths and apertures from 24 to 200mm, almost all the bases are covered but lacks a wide-angle GM prime lens. So next lens will probably be the Sony FE 24mm f/1.4 GM lens, sources say. … Continue reading


Sony a7S III Rumored to be Announced at Photokina 2018

Sony A7S III full frame mirrorless camera is rumored to be announced at 2018 Photokina event. At this point release date of the Sony A7S III is scheduled for late 2018.

The full frame E-mount users has met with the A7SII in September 2015. It has been three years since the previous version. The video-centric full frame E-mount camera is expected to arrive in August – September timeframe in 2018.

Photokina 2018 opens its doors in September and prior to the event we might well see the Sony A7S III at the show.  … Continue reading


Sony FE 400mm f/2.8 GM OSS Lens Images at CP+ 2018

Sony has showed off their upcoming super telephoto prime; Sony FE 400mm f/2.8 GM OSS Lens at CP+ Show 2018 in Japan. Here are first Sony FE 400mm f/2.8 GM OSS lens images.

The bright telephoto prime lens will be compatible with Sony FE 1.4X and 2X Teleconverters. The optic will offer a 600mm equivalent, in 35mm equivalent terms, when used on Sony’s APS-C cameras such as the Sony A6500.

This lens is scheduled to be released in September, 2018. Price is not available yet. You can check price and pre-order option at B&H Photo Video. … Continue reading


New Firmware Updates for Fujifilm GFX 50S, X-T20, X-A3 and X-A10 Coming Soon

Fujifilm have announced new firmware updates for the GFX 50S, X-T20, X-A3 and X-A10 cameras will be released in the next few months. The GFX firmware update 3.00 will add two new functions “Focus Bracketing” and “35mm Format Mode”. The X-T20 firmware update 2.00 will provide support for “FUJIFILM X RAW STUDIO”, improve studio flash controller compatibility, introduce new AF tracking algorithm and include other functional and operational updates. … Continue reading


Sony FE 400mm f/2.8 GM OSS lens spotted at the 2018 Winter Olympics

Here is the first image of upcoming Sony FE 400mm f/2.8 GM OSS Lens at 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics.

This lens is scheduled to be released in September, 2018. Price is not available yet. You can check price and pre-order option at B&H Photo Video.

The bright telephoto prime lens will be compatible with Sony FE 1.4X and 2X Teleconverters. The optic will offer a 600mm equivalent, in 35mm equivalent terms, when used on Sony’s APS-C cameras such as the Sony A6500. … Continue reading


First Panasonic GX9 Images Leaked Online

The first image of the upcoming Panasonic GX9 camera leaked online. From the first pictures below we can say that the new Panasonic GX9 will feature a tilting LCD display.

Panasonic is on the verge to announce two new cameras called the GX9 and TZ200. The model that excites photography enthusiasts is undoubtedly the GX8 replacement.

First images of the new flagship GX-series camera can be found below. Looks like the time has come for the Panasonic GX9 and it is expected to be announced very soon along with the ZS200 / TZ200 compact camera. … Continue reading


Fujifilm X-T20 Firmware Update 2.00 Features

New firmware update extends functionality of mirrorless system camera FUJIFILM X-T20

FUJIFILM announces a firmware update for the mirrorless system camera FUJIFILM X-T20. The free update extends the Range of functions and improves the operation of the camera. With the new firmware, the X-T20 is compatible with the RAW conversion software “FUJIFILM X RAW STUDIO”.

This allows the RAW data directly in camera when connected to a computer via a USB cable. is bound. The update also provides photographers with advanced flash features in the Radio remote control of compatible studio flash units from other manufacturers. About that It also introduces a new algorithm for improved AF-C tracking.

The firmware update for the X-T20 will be available in early April 2018. … Continue reading


Meike to Announce 50mm f/1.7, 25mm f/2.0, 25mm T/2.2 Mirrorless Lenses Soon

Meike will soon announce three mirrorless lenses. These will be the Meike 50mm f/1.7, Meike 25mm f/2.0 and Meike 25mm T/2.2 CINE lens.

The three new APS-C mirrorless manual focus lenses will be available for Sony E, Canon EF-M, Nikon 1, Fujifilm X and Micro Four Thirds mounts. 

Price and release date is not available yet but they will be affordable like the previous models. Check Amazon US for availability. … Continue reading


Olympus E-PL9 Specifications Leaked

Olympus E-PL9 specifications has been leaked on the web claiming that the Micro Four Thirds camera will be announced on January 31th.

The PEN-series tries to bring together the best of both worlds, offering features that are useful no matter which way the camera is pointed. Olympus E-PL9 will continue the saga with upgraded new features.

Pen-series also inherits the ability process both JPEG and Raw files in-camera. With JPEGs, adjustments are limited to things like cropping, shadow adjustment, red-eye correction, and color saturation. Raw processing, however, is much more in depth and offers the ability to change any image parameter that can be adjusted while shooting, like highlights and shadows or the application of the extended bank of art filters that first appeared in the E-M10 II… Continue reading