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Fujifilm X Pro3 Announced

Fujifilm X Pro3 Announced

Fujifilm has announced the new X-Pro 3, the latest rangefinder style mirrorless camera from Fujifilm. Fujifilm has now released full specifications and prices for the camera. The X-Pro3 has a 26MP APS-C X-Trans CMOS sensor, the same as on the X-T3, along with a hybrid autofocus system. The LCD flips down by up to 180 degrees and has a resolution of 1.62 million-dots. The viewfinder has a magnification of 0.52x when used optically and 0.
Sony a6000 Firmware Update Version 3.21

Sony a6000 Firmware Update Version 3.21

Sony has just released a new _firmware update version 3.21 for a6000_ mirrorless camera. The Sony A6000 features a 24.3 megapixel Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor, BIONZ X processor, fast Hybrid AF system that covers 92% of the frame with phase-detect 179 focal points.

Sony A6000 mirrorless camera body only price is $498. Sony A6000 Digital Camera Body with 16-50 F3.5-5.6 power zoom lens price is $598. Check out the Sony a6000 Firmware Update Version 3.21 details and download links below.

Meike 35mm f/1.4 Lens for APS-C Mirrorless Cameras

Meike 35mm f/1.4 Lens for APS-C Mirrorless Cameras

Meike 35mm f/1.4 lens is for mirrorless cameras with APS-C sized image sensors. The manual focus lens is available in Sony E, Canon EF-M, Fujifilm X, Micro Four Thirds and Nikon 1 mounts. The price of the Meike MK-35mm f/1.4 Lens is $109.99 at AmazonB&H.

A truly flexible lens, the Meike MK-35mm f/1.4 Lens is a 52.5mm equivalent prime characterized by its fast f/1.4 design along with a versatile focal length for working with a wide variety of subject matter. With its large aperture opening up to F/1.4-16, it has a high light intensity and allows precise recording even in poor light conditions. The lens is multi-layered, its body made of metal is high-quality processed and can be adjusted comfortably and easily.

Designed for landscape, product and portrait photography the Meike 35mm f/1.4 lens is ideal for Sony A6400, A6500, Fujifilm X-T30, X-T3, Canon EOS M50 and more.

Canon EOS R, Nikon Z6, Sony a9, Sony a7III, Sony a6400 and Fujifilm X-T3 Eye AF Test

Canon EOS R, Nikon Z6, Sony a9, Sony a7III, Sony a6400 and Fujifilm X-T3 Eye AF Test

Check out the eye AF test comparison between the Canon EOS R, Nikon Z6, Sony a9, Sony a7III, Sony a6400 and Fujifilm X-T3 cameras.

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.

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 mid-May. Check more details here.

Fujifilm X-Pro3 Camera To Be Announced in 2019

Fujifilm X-Pro3 Camera To Be Announced in 2019

Fuji is rumored to announce the long-awaited Fujifilm X-Pro3 camera in 2019. The latest rumor suggests that Fujifilm will announce a new Fujifilm X-Pro3 mirrorless camera to replace the current Fujifilm X-Pro2.

The official announcement date and detailed specs are unknown at the moment. In addition, Fujifilm will also announce the new GFX100 in the first half of 2019.

Fujifilm X-Pro2 body: $1,699 at AmazonB&HAdorama. Here are some thoughts and predictions for the Fujifilm X-Pro3 camera.

Sony A6400 Now in Stock and Shipping

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.

7Artisans 60mm f/2.8 Macro Lens for APS-c Mirrorless

7Artisans 60mm f/2.8 Macro Lens for APS-c Mirrorless

7Artisans 60mm f/2.8 Macro lens is now available for mirrorless system cameras with APS-c image sensor. The lens will  be available for Sony E, Canon EF-M, Fuji X and Micro Four Thirds mounts.

Portrait-length manual focus prime lens is designed for APS-C-format mirrorless cameras and provides a 91mm equivalent focal length.

Bright f/2.8 maximum aperture balances a compact design with lens speed for working in difficult lighting conditions and controlling depth of field. Ideal for macro shooting, this lens offers a minimum focusing distance of 65mm to suit working with close-up subjects. More details about the _7Artisans 60mm f/2.8 Macro lens_ can be found below.

7Artisans lenses are sold at: AmazonUS | AmazonUK | AmazonDE | eBayUS.

Fujifilm XF 16mm f/2.8 R WR Lens

Fujifilm XF 16mm f/2.8 R WR Lens

The Fujifilm XF 16mm F2.8 R WR is a compact and lightweight wide-angle prime for the company’s APS-C mirrorless cameras. The lens is equivalent to 24mm when mounted on an X-series camera, such as the new X-T30. It has a total of 10 elements, two of which being aspherical, and nine rounded aperture blades.

The lens, which weighs just 155g/5.5oz, uses a stepping motor for ‘fast and quiet autofocus’ and can focus as close as 17cm/6.7in. The lens is weather-sealed at nine points around the barrel and can function at temperatures as low as -10°C/+14°F.

The XF 16mm F2.8 R WR will be available in black from March, with the silver version to follow in May. The suggested retail price for both is $399. Check out the Product Page and Samples.

Fujinon XF16mm f/2.8: B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama

Fujifilm X-T30: Lightweight, 4K $900 Mirrorless Camera

Fujifilm X-T30: Lightweight, 4K $900 Mirrorless Camera

_Fujifilm_ has launched the XT30, a new mirrorless interchangeable lens camera that is the successor to the X-T20. The latest addition to the _Fuji_ X-series line-up, the Fujifilm XT30, has a lot in common with the more expensive X-T3.

The US price for X-T30 body is $899, now available for pre-order at B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama. The release date for Canon EOS RP is in March.

The camera offers the same 26.1MP X-Trans sensor and X-Processor 4 Quad Core-CPU found in the X-T3 and adds improved autofocus that will come to the X-T3 later via a firmware update.