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

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.

Olympus E-PL9 Specifications Leaked

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

Sigma FE Lens and 50mm f/1.4 DC DN Lens Coming at CP+ Show

Sigma FE Lens and 50mm f/1.4 DC DN Lens Coming at CP+ Show

A new Sigma FE lens and 50mm f/1.4 DC DN lens is rumored to be announced at CP+ 2018 show.

At the end of last year, Sigma released a new APS-C E-mount lens for Sony mirrorless cameras: Sigma 16mm f/1.4 DC DN lens. They have also released a new lens roadmap for Sony E-mount cameras. According to the graph Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary lens will be the next lens in the DN-series lineup and to be announced in 2018.

Along with APS-C E-mount lens, Sigma is also rumored to unveil their first FE lens designed for Sony full frame mirrorless cameras. Both lenses will be announced around CP+ Show in Japan on March 1st. More details after the break!

Panasonic GH5s vs Sony A7S II High ISO Comparison

Panasonic GH5s vs Sony A7S II High ISO Comparison

Detailed comparison of the _Panasonic GH5s_ vs Sony A7S II. You can find high ISO comparison test with key specifications in this post.

The Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5s and the Sony Alpha 7S II are two high-end video centric cameras that were announced, respectively, in January 2018 and September 2015.

The Panasonic GH5s will be available from February for $2499 body-only. Check availability at major stores Amazon | B&H | Adorama.

Full Panasonic GH5S Specifications Leaked

Full Panasonic GH5S Specifications Leaked

Full Panasonic GH5s specifications has been leaked on the web. According to the reports, the upcoming camera will feature a newly developed 10.2MP 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 51,200. The Lumix GH5S will be the world-first 4K 60/50p recording in Cinema 4K (4096 x 2160).

The Panasonic GH5s price will be around $2,500For comparison, the current GH5 model still sells for $2,000.

Sony E 16-55mm f/2.8 Lens to be Announced in 2018

Sony E 16-55mm f/2.8 Lens to be Announced in 2018

Sony will allegedly announce a new E 16-55mm f/2.8 lens in 2018. It will be designed for company’s mirrorless cameras with_ APS-c_ sized image sensors.

The standard zoom lens will be made and designed by Sony. The sources are claiming that the optic will become official alongside the A6700 in the near future.

Current A-mount version of the 16-50mm f2.8 is a sharp lens but comes with a high price tag. Sony APS-C mirrorless cameras need some budget-friendly lenses. As a result the rumored _Sony 16-55mm f/2.8 APS-C lens_ might have a fair price which should be below the $1,000 mark.

Additional Fujifilm X-H1 camera details

Additional Fujifilm X-H1 camera details

Additional _Fujifilm X-H1_ camera details has been surfaced on the web. The hybrid mirrorless camera is said to be in development and expected to be announced in February, 2018.

The X-H1 is primarily targeted towards the videographers with in-camera stabilization and the ability to record at 120fps 1080 (4k fps will be lower).

Sources are claiming that the X-H1 mirrorless camera will have a higher quality video than X-T2 with max framerate 4K: 30fps, in HD: 120fps. You can find the additional More Fujifilm X-H1 camera details below.

Sony A7 III, Sony A7SIII and Sony A77III : 2018 Rumor Recap

Sony A7 III, Sony A7SIII and Sony A77III : 2018 Rumor Recap

The Sony A7 III, Sony A7SIII and Sony A77 III are three big announcements in the year of 2018 for company’s full frame E-mount system.

Sony is working hard for new cameras and lenses. First one in the A7-series is the high-resolution monster Sony A7R III which was announced in October, 2017.

There were rumors floating around for the A7III and A7sIII models but the company didn’t unveil these products as of 2017. So 2018 would be exciting for full frame mirrorlesss system because we might see the Sony A7S III, Sony A7III and the A-mount Sony A77III in the first half. More details after the break!