Sony has released a firmware update for the Sony Alpha A9II and there's also firmware updates for the Sony 24mm GM and 135mm GM lenses.With the Sony Alpha A9 II update, you get the ability to start FTP transfer earlier after shooting pictures, a correction for where the camera can sometimes turn off in playback when viewing RAW images and JPEG quality will be more consistent when shooting under specific conditions once the firmware update is installed. The Sony 24mm f/1.8 GM and Sony 135mm f/1.4 GM lens firmware update improves aperture response when the lenses are attached to a Sony Alpha 9, Sony Alpha 9 II and Sony Alpha A7R Mark
New Series, New optics, New look - The atx-m 85mm f/1.8 FE lens for full-frame Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras.Huntington Beach, CA, January 17, 2020: Kenko Tokina, Japan’s leading manufacturer of premium camera accessories, is releasing the Tokina atx-m 85mm f/1.8 FE lens for full-frame Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras. It is the debut lens for Tokina’s atx-m series of mirrorless lenses that will include lenses for multiple mounts and sensor formats.The atx-m 85mm f1.8 FE lens features a clean design with high quality optics
The highly anticipated camera enters a new dimension of innovation in the world of monochrome photographyJanuary 17, 2020 – Leica Camera continues to be a trailblazer in the world of black-and-white photography with the announcement of the new Leica M10 Monochrom. Photographers are now able explore their subjects in vivid tones of monochrome due to the omission of a color filter, resulting in an unparalleled black-and-white photography experience. The newly developed 40-megapixel true black-and-white sensor, new Wi-Fi capabilities and expanded ISO range make room for added creativity with light and contrast, bringing photographers back
Tamron has announced that its 20mm F2.8 Di III OSD M1:2 macro lens for full-frame Sony E-mount cameras will be on sale at the end of this month. It will sit alongside two other close-focusing Tamron lenses: the 24mm F2.8 and 35mm F2.8.The 20mm F2.8 offers a minimum focus distance of 11cm (4.3") and a max magnification of 0.5x. This compact lens is only 6.4cm (2.5") long and is sealed against moisture and dust.The 20mm F2.8 Di III OSM M1:2 will be priced at $350 when it arri
Manfrotto has launched a range of memory cards that it claims is the strongest on the market. Comprising of SD, MicroSD and CompactFlash models, the Pro Rugged series is claimed to combine high-speed performance with waterproof, crush-proof and temperature-proof build quality that can withstand extremes of use and conditions.
Sony has launched the GP-VPT28T, a new wireless shooting grip designed to work with a number of Sony cameras. The grip, which also serves as a tripod, uses Bluetooth connectivity to wirelessly control the shutter, zoom and more on compatible cameras.Specifically, the grip can trigger both photo and video capture, control zoom on compatible cameras, and trigger a custom setting using the dedicated ‘C’ button on the face of the trigger. There’s also a ‘Lock’ button to ensure you don’t accidentally trigger the camera.
Designed to further the capabilities of all X System cameras* by taking high quality imaging even further out into the world, Hasselblad launches the new XCD 4/45P. Designed for the utmost in portability, the XCD 45P stands as the most lightweight and compact member of the XCD lens family. Weighing only 320g (0.7 lbs) and measuring 47mm (1.85 in) in depth, the XCD 45P is the world’s lightest digital medium format autofocus lens on the market today.The XCD 45P allows photographers to bring high quality optics on any adventure, ranging from travel photography across deserts and up mountains to urban exploration and documentary. Minimal
Here are the rumored specs of the upcoming Canon EOS R Mark II. The full frame mirrorless camera is expected to feature 32MP full frame image sensor, IBIS, 12fps burst and diferent version of DIGIC X image processor.
Fujifilm X-T200, X-T4 and X100V to be announced soon. Recent reports indicate that a replacement to the Fuji X-T3 is coming very soon, and it won’t be the only camera announced.
Canon EOS-1D X Mark III officially announced and brings a new sensor, Dual Pixel AF and 5.5K Raw video. Canon likes to debut its professional cameras before the Olympic Games, and the new EOS-1D X Mark III is here a few months away from the Summer Games in Tokyo.Given the four years since the 1D X Mark II was introduced, it should come as no surprise that the Mark III has significant upgrades. It starts with a new 20MP full-frame CMOS sensor that use
Nikon NIKKOR Z 70-200mm f/2.8 VR S Lens officially announced. Nikon's new Nikkor Z 70-200mm F2.8 VR S is the first full-frame tele-zoom for the company's Z-mount. The lens has Vibration Reduction built-in - which works in tandem with the Z6 and Z7's in-body IS system - and can reduce shake by up to 5 stops.The 70-200 F2.8 weighs in at 1.4kg (3.2lbs) and uses 77mm filters. A customizable control ring allows for quick adjustment of aperture or exposure compensation, and a digital display shows things like aperture and focus distance. As with other high-end Z-mount lenses, the 70-200 is weather-sealed.The Nikkor Z 70-200 F2.8
Nikon's AF-S Nikkor 120-300 F2.8E FL ED SR VR lens now officially announced. It will be available from next month. The lens, which weighs in at roughly 3.2 kilos (that's over 7 lbs), has 4 stops of VR. In addition to ED and fluorite elements, it uses a new 'short wavelength refracting' (SR) element to reduce chromatic aberrations. The lens can focus down to 2 meters (6.5 feet) at all focal lengths.As you'd expect from a high-end lens, the 120-300mm is fully weather-sealed and features Nikon's Arneo and Nano Crystal coatings. The front element has a fluorine coating to repel water and oil.The lens has switches for
The Nikon Coolpix P950 officially announced, retaining the outrageous 24-2000mm equiv. zoom range of its P900 predecessor, while adding modern refinements like 4K video and a higher-resolution EVF.In addition to its large zoom range, the P950 offers UHD 4K video capture, 7 fps burst shooting and Wi-Fi + Bluetooth. Raw image capture is a welcome addition for more advanced photographers, and anyone will be able to appreciate its higher-res 2.4M-dot viewfinder. The P950 boasts 5.5 stops of stabilization and an accessory shoe to support Nikon's DF-M1 dot sight - a useful aid for bird and airplane photography.The Niko
Nikon D780 DSLR camera officially announced at the CES 2020 event. The announcement of Nikon's new D780 demonstrates that the company hasn't given up on DSLRs just yet. The new D780 borrows heavily from the Z6 mirrorless camera, with a few things from the D5 as well.The D780 features a 24.5MP BSI-CMOS sensor - likely the same as in the Z6 - which features on-sensor phase detection. That means that in live view you'll get dramatically improved autofocus compared to previous Nikon DSLRs, plus face and eye detection. When shooting through the viewfinder y
It is now confirmed that Nikon will soon announce the following new cameras and lenses for CES 2020. Check it out fot the
We have more details about the upcoming Nikon D780 camera.The Nikon D750 successor will arrive with almost same core specs we have seen in Nikon Z6 Mirrrorless camera. Since, we have to accept the fact these DSLR makers are in DSLR cannibalization mode and after 12+ months of Nikon Z6 camera announcement, when they have achieved a significant amount of Nikon Z6 sales numbers. Now, they are pouring up the same specs [slightly modified to combat backlash from users] in DSLR body.&l
According to latest rumors surfaced over the web, Olympus E-M1 III camera to be announced on Q1 of 2020 if everything goes on schedule.
According to recent rumors surfaced on the web, Nikon will be revealing one more pro APS-C camera above Nikon Z50 (
Sony a7S III camera is rumored to feature the 15MP Sony IMX521CQR sensor which was first leaked several months ago. The long awaited
According to recent reports, the upcoming Canon EOS 1DX Mark III along with the WFT-E9 wireless file transmitter have been added to Canon’s latest product list. They believe that they have been added to the list a little ahead of an official announcement in anticipation of the Christmas and New Year holidays. That they’ve been added to the list, though, suggests that we may hear an official announcement very soon. This may happen in as little as two weeks, when CES kicks off on January 7th. Nokishita’s tweet translates into English as…
Nikon Corporation (Nikon) is pleased to announce that it is developing the Nikon D6 professional digital SLR camera and the AF-S NIKKOR 120-300mm f/2.8E FL ED SR VR telephoto zoom lens compatible with the Nikon FX formatNikon released the D1 digital SLR camera in 1999, making 2019 the 20
A Compact, Lightweight Interchangeable Lens Camera Packed with Advanced Functions Derived from Professional OM-D Models
Nikon Also Announces the New MB-N10 Battery Pack: Enhances Battery Life and Adds Additional Grip for Nikon Z 7 and Z 6 UsersMELVILLE, NY (October 10, 2019 at 12:01 AM EDT) – Today, Nikon Inc. announced the fastest NIKKOR lens ever made, the new NIKKOR Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct lens. The 58mm Noct is a one-of-a-kind lens that pays homage to the extraordinary optical legacy that the previous Noct-NIKKOR 58mm f/1.2 lens established, while demonstrating the superiority a
Nikon Also Announces the NIKKOR Z DX 16-50mm f/3.5-6.3 VR and NIKKOR Z DX 50-250mm f/4.5-6.3 VR, Two New Lenses That Deliver Incredible Image Quality and Outstanding PortabilityMELVILLE, NY (October 10, 2019 at 12:01 A.M. EDT) – Today, Nikon Inc. announced the next Z series mirrorless camera, the DX-format Nikon Z 50, along with two new companion NIKKOR Z lenses, the NIKKOR Z DX 16-50mm f/3.5-6.3 VR and NIKKOR Z DX 50-250mm f/4.5-6.3 VR. The new Nikon Z 50 takes full advantage of Nikon’s larger Z mount, providing creators of all types with the most innovative optical system for superior image a
Get superior optical performance in compact and lightweight bodiesTOKYO - Nikon Corporation (Nikon) is pleased to announce the release of the NIKKOR Z DX 16-50mm f/3.5-6.3 VR standard zoom lens, and the NIKKOR Z DX 50-250mm f/4.5-6.3 VR telephoto zoom lens for the Nikon Z mount system's APS-C size (Nikon DX-format) mirrorless cameras.
Sony today announced Alpha 9 II (model ILCE-9M2). The latest model from Sony’s acclaimed line-up of α™(Alpha™) full-frame interchangeable lens cameras has been created specifically to support working professionals in the fields of sports photography and photojournalism.
The Electronic Imaging Division of FUJIFILM North America Corporation is pleased to announce the launch of its X-A7 mirrorless digital camera, available in a kit that includes a popular XC15-45mmF3.5-5.6 OIS PZ lens. The X-A7’s compact, lightweight form factor, outstanding image quality, and multitude of new and enhanced features position it as an ideal and timely entry into Fujifilm’s popular family of X Series mirrorless cameras.Weighing in at only 11.3 ounces (320 grams)
Apple has announced the new iPhone 11 range, which includes two new Pro models, with a new triple 12mp camera setup, and new night mode.Apple has announced a range of new iPhones, with the iPhone 11 featuring a dual camera set-up, as well as the 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max with a triple camera setup. The smartphones have an updated waterproof rating, with the 11 Pro and Pro Max waterproof to 4m, whilst the 11 is waterproof to 2m.
A TRAVEL-READY, DIGITALLY INTEGRATED FIELD CAMERA THAT BRINGS LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY TO A WHOLE NEW LEVELCOPENHAGEN, Sept. 10, 2019 – Phase One has announced the XT Camera System, opening new frontiers of quality for landscape photography. Designed for convenience and engineered for precision, the XT packs a full-frame medium format camera of the highest quality into a travel-frie
The Versatile NIKKOR Z 24mm f/1.8 S Delivers Superior Optical Performance, Equipping Nikon Z Series Creators with an Incredibly Sharp, High-Resolution Lens to Explore Wide-Angle PerspectivesMELVILLE, NY (September 4, 2019 at 12:01 A.M. EDT) – Today, Nikon Inc. announced the fast, wide- angle NIKKOR Z 24mm f/1.8 S, the latest addition to the ever-expanding NIKKOR Z lineup of lenses. The 24mm f/1.8 S is optimized for capturing everything from cityscapes to environmental portraits and is built to take advantage of Nikon’s large Z-mount, delivering the ultimate combination of fast, bright and sharp performance in nearly all lighting
MELVILLE, NY (September 4, 2019 at 12:01 A.M. EDT) – Nikon Inc. is pleased to announce the development of the Nikon D6 professional DSLR camera and the AF-S NIKKOR 120-300mm f/2.8E FL ED SR VR telephoto zoom lens.Nikon released the D1 digital SLR camera in 1999, maki
Sony today announced two new additions to its
Newark, NJ (August 27, 2019) – Panasonic is proud to announce the launch of the LUMIX S1H, a new Digital Single Lens Mirrorless camera equipped with a full-frame image sensor, combining professional-level video quality with the high mobility of a mirrorless camera. The LUMIX S1H is the world’s first camera capable of video recording at 6K/24p *1 (3:2 aspect ratio), 5.9K/30p (16:9 aspect ratio) and 10-bit 60p 4K/C4K *2 *3 an achievement previously revealed during development.
Both Cameras Feature a 32.5 Megapixel APS-C CMOS Sensor, High-Speed Continuous Shooting, Dual Pixel CMOS AF and Uncropped 4K UHD Video Recording CapabilityMELVILLE, N.Y., August 28, 2019 – It is often said that in life, having two options is generally considered a good thing. Today, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, introduced two advanced amateur ILC cameras, the EOS 90D and EOS M6 Mark II. These two models usher in the next generation of Canon APS-C sensor cameras and share many similar characteristics, while also
RF15-35mm F2.8 L IS USM and RF24-70mm F2.8 L IS USM Lenses Further Cement the Company’s Commitment to the EOS R Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera SystemMELVILLE, N.Y., August 28, 2019 – The time has come and the wave of momentous advancements in the world of the EOS R full-frame mirrorless camera system continues as Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced the introduction of the RF15-35mm F2.8 L IS USM and RF
Nikon Corporation has held the Nikon Photo Contest since 1969, making this year the 50th anniversary of one of the world's largest photo competitions. The winner of the Grand Prize award for the 2018-2019 contest was selected from the five Gold Prize winning works and announced at the awards ceremony held today in Tokyo.
Blackmagic Design today announced the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K, a new handheld digital film camera with a full Super 35 size 6K HDR image sensor, 13 stops of dynamic range, an EF lens mount and dual native ISO up to 25,600 for incredible low light performance. This new model builds on the popularity of the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K but has a larger Super 35 sensor size with 6K resolution, allowing higher image quality. The EF lens mount model works with a wide range of lenses from companies such as Canon, Zeiss, Sigma and Schneider.Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K is available immediately from Blackmagic Design resellers worldwid
The NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.8 S Delivers Gorgeous, Natural Bokeh and Remarkable Edge-to-Edge Sharpness for Crisp Portraits and Dramatic VideoMELVILLE, NY (July 31, 2019 at 12:01 A.M. EDT) – Today, Nikon Inc. announced the NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.8 S lens, bringing a fast prime with a classic medium telephoto focal length to Z series full-frame mirrorless cameras. Ideal for headshots, fashion, wedding/event photography and tight video shots, the NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.8 S is designed to take full advantage of the wider, brighter and faster Z mount. This new addition to the S-Line delivers exceptional sharpness all the way to the corners of th
Newest Addition to RX Series Delivers Alpha 9 Level Speed and AF Performance with Real-time Tracking and Real-time Eye AFNewly developed 1.0-type stacked 20.1 MP Exmor RS™ CMOS image sensor with DRAM chip and latest generation BIONZ X™ image processorAlpha 9 level speed performance with up to 60 AF/AE calculations per second and 20fps blackout-free shooting with AF/AE trackingWorld leading 357-point focal-plane phase-detection AF + 425-point contrast-detection AF with world’s fastest[v] 0.02 sec focus acq
Valhalla, N.Y., July 18, 2019 – The Electronic Imaging Division of FUJIFILM North America Corporation is pleased to introduce its compact 5x standard zoom lens, FUJINON XF16-80mmF4 R OIS WR, as it joins the lineup of interchangeable lenses available for the X Series mirrorless digital cameras. This small, lightweight lens is highly portable and versatile for all types of photography.Featuring a constant maximum aperture value of F4 and a focal length range from 16mm to 80mm (equivalent to 24-122mm in the 35mm film format), this lens achieves a minimum shooting distance of 13.8 inches (35 cm) over the entire zoom range, providing a maximum shoot
World’s first[i] 35mm full-frame 61.0 MP[ii] back-illuminated Exmor R™ CMOS image sensor with latest-generation BIONZ X™ image processor
SIGMA Corporation is pleased to announce the launch of “SIGMA fp,” the world's smallest and lightest full-frame mirrorless digital camera*. The SIGMA fp incorporates a 35mm full-frame Bayer sensor with 24.6 effective megapixels in a compact body, and boasts great versatility and scalability that allows mixing-and-matching of a variety of interchangeable lenses and accessories. It is a camera that is casual enough to take anywhere, anytime, and high-spec enough for serious still and cine shooting in the highest image quality, all in a robust and classy body.Regardless of the differences in shooting scenes and styles or genre boundaries bet
New HD PENTAX-DA FISH-EYE 10-17mm F3.5-4.5ED features the latest HD coating for enhanced image quality and completely redesigned bodyWEST CALDWELL, NJ, July 9, 2019 －Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation today announced the launch of the HD PENTAX-DA FISH-EYE 10-17mm F3.5-4.5 ED zoom lens for use with K-mount digital SLR cameras. The compact and lightweight fish-eye lens features the latest HD coating and a completely redesigned body.
SAN DIEGO — July 9, 2019 — Sony Electronics Inc. today announced the latest addition to its E-mount full-frame lens line-up with the introduction of the FE 35mm F1.8 wide-angle prime lens, model SEL35F18F.The compact dimensions and lightweight of this full-frame, large-aperture lens provide mobility and convenience for shooting a wide range of subjects, such as everyday snapshots, food photography, landscapes, night scenes and more. The new lens provides outstanding corner
Newark, NJ (July 1, 2019) - Panasonic has announced that the company will release the firmware update programs for the LUMIX Digital Single Lens Mirrorless cameras to enhance the functions and usability. All programs will be available at LUMIX Global Customer Support website https://av.jpn.support.panasonic.com/support/global/cs/dsc/ at UTC 1:00 on July 9, 2019.The cameras and the programs to be updated are as follows:Full-frame Mirrorless Camera
June 28, 2019, Commack, NY – Tamron announces the launch of the 17-28mm F/2.8 Di III RXD (Model A046), a large aperture, ultra-wide-angle lens for Sony E-mount full-frame mirrorless cameras. The Model A046 features a filter diameter of Ø67mm (astonishingly small for a full-frame, large aperture, ultra-wide-angle zoom lens) as well as an unprecedented light weight of 14.8 oz. and diminutive length of 3.9 in. The compact size provides excellent balance on the small profile mirrorless cameras and is easy to carry. The lens will be available July 25 at approximately $899 at authorized Tamron USA retailers.The Model A046 offers a lar
The Manfrotto Befree GT XPRO is a new premium aluminium and carbon fibre travel tripod designed for professional travel photographers. Featuring a built-in 90° column for enhanced creative versatility, the Befree GT XPRO is 100% engineered, designed and manufactured in Italy.The aluminium Befree GT XPRO is priced at £269.95, and the carbon fibre version will retail for £409.95.
Apple's iPhone models and other high-end smartphones are increasingly regarded as serious tools for film-making, generating a market for movie-centric smartphone camera accessories. Last year premium lens makers Moment launched an anamorphic lens for smartphones, now rivals Sandmarc
The Leica CL “Urban Jungle by Jean Pigozzi” is the newest special edition release created in collaboration with French-Italian photographer, entrepreneur and art collector Jean Pigozzi.The Leica CL “Urban Jungle by Jean Pigozzi” is limited to 150 sets worldwide and will be on sale priced at $3,950 beginning June 25th 2019.Leic
Techart, who has previously launched the first autofocus adapter for manual lenses, has unveiled another groundbreaking product, Techart Sony E to Nikon Z Autofocus Adapter (TZE-01). The new TZE-01 is the world’s first autofocus adapter that allows Sony E-mount lenses to retain the Automatic Focus functionality when used on Nikon Z6 and Z7 cameras.
As image sensors are a driving force in innovating industries, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is pleased to announce two new CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductors) sensor products, the ultra-high resolution 120MXSI and ultra-high sensitivity 35MMFHDXSMA. These sensors help expand the company’s lineup of industrial vision products, and offer integrators and end users additional capabilities when developing solutions
The high demands of complex lighting and harsh environments require sensors capable of delivering high-dynamic range (HDR) and high-image quality in adverse temperature conditions. To answer this application need, Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is pleased to announce that its parent company Canon Inc. is pursuing development of the 3U3MRXSAAC, a 2.8-megapixel, 1/2.32-inch CMOS sensor ideal for HDR imaging.
OLYMPUS ANNOUNCES FIRMWARE UPGRADES ENHANCING AUTOFOCUS PERFORMANCE AND IMAGE QUALITYVersion 3.0 for the OM-D® E-M1 Mark II, Version 1.1 for the OM-D E-M1X and Version 1.1 for Olympus® WorkspaceCENTER VALLEY, Pa., June 19, 2019 – Olympus is pleased to announce availability of the latest firmware upgrade for two interchangeable lens cameras, Version 3.0 for the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II and Version 1.1 for the Olympus OM-D E-M1X. Additionally, Firmware Version 1.1 is now available for Oly
The Hasselblad X1D II 50C is a 50 megapixel mirrorless medium format digital camera. New features include a higher resolution 3.6-inch 2.36-million-dot touch display, higher resolution enhanced OLED electronic viewfinder (EVF) with 3.69-million dots and a high magnification of 0.87x. Live view now features a faster refresh rate, reduced shutter lag and black out time between frames, plus there's an improved continuous capture rate and a startup time cut almost in half from the first generation.The Hasselblad X1D ll 50C will be available in July 2019 and will cost $5750/€5000/£4500. For more information see the
According to latest rumors, Canon 90D will carry 32.5MP APS-C CMOS sensor and record videos without any Crop in 4K mode. If the rumor is true then it’s great news, since crop factor in video mode is a big issue inside Canon DSLRs.As you might remember a new APS-C DSLR camera with
Mini-format film “CONFETTI” and square-format film “Star-illumination” with metallic frame also available to add a touch of flamboyance to your picturesTokyo, June 12, 2019 —FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Kenji Sukeno) has announced that it will release a hy
Sony’s Longest Reaching Prime Lens is World’s Lightest in its Class,
DxO, one of the most innovative companies in the photography and image editing industry, has announced the release of the Nik Collection 2 by DxO, a major upgrade to the famous plugin suite for Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom Classic, and Elements. After bringing the Nik Collection back to the market with the software’s first stable version with customer support in June 2018, DxO is expanding the plugin suite with over 40 new creative presets and high-resolution monitor support for Windows. In addition, the Nik Collection 2 now comes with DxO
Lowepro’s new Photo Active backpacks are specifcally designed for today’s mirrorless and pro mirrorless kits, with dual side access panels that offer quick access to your camera and gear.Lowepro Photo Active is available in two sizes, BP 200 and BP 300, and two colors, Black/Dark Gray or Blue/Black. Pricing starts from £149.95 for the BP 200, and £174.95 for the BP 300. The Photo Active series will be available to
Tamron has officially announced the Tamron SP 45mm f/1.4 Di USD, availlable in Nikon mount (end of June), and Canon mount (end of July), with an RRP of £929, the lens is designed for full-frame DSLRs. Tamron say the lens is the finest in its history.Fast fixed focal SP 35mm F/1.4 Di USD (Model F045) that boldly demonstrates Tamron’s lens-making expertise.
Newark, NJ (May 31, 2019) – Panasonic has announced that the company will release an Upgrade Firmware Key DMW-SFU2 for the full-frame mirrorless camera LUMIX S1 in July 2019. This paid software program will further expand the video performance of the LUMIX S1 for advanced video recording. As announced separately, the new LUMIX S1H features 14+ stops of full V-Log, which is equivalent to the V-Log of high-end cinema cameras such as the Cinema VariCam. The user can experience the 14+ stops of V-Log on the
Panasonic has officially announced the development of the new Lumix DC-S1H 6K Full Frame Mirrorless Camera. – the world’s first camera capable of video recording at 6K/24p (3:2 aspect ratio), 5.9K/30p (16:9 aspect ratio), and 10-bit 60p 4K/C4K. The S1H has been designed to produce video virtually identical to that of
Panasonic has announced the long waited Leica DG Vario-Summilux 10-25mm f/1.7 ASPH lens. Panasonic’s versatile Leica DG Vario-Summilux 10-25mm F1.7 lens covers focal length in full-frame terms is equivalent to 20-50mm on a Micro Four Thirds body, as a single lens that replaces five commonly used equivalent focal lengths: 20, 24, 28, 35 and 50mm.The Panasonic Leica DG 10-25mm F1.7 ASPH will be available in July for $1799/£1799. The lens currently available for pre-order at
Here are the latest rumors on Nikon Z3, Z5, Z9, D5700, D7600 Cameras.Upcoming Nikon cameras are expected both in Nikon DSLR and Mirrorless models. Especially for the DSLR cameras, the announcements will happen once the stock lines becomes clear for the new ones. So, you can expect the a
The Petzval 55 mm f/1.7 Art lens for full-frame Sony E, Canon RF and Nikon Z mirrorless cameras has just been announced.Lomography Press Release
HONOR’s Flagship N-Series Welcomes Its Latest Member – HONOR 20 Series[London, May 21, 2019] Global smartphone brand HONOR has today officially launched its HONOR 20 series: HONOR 20 LITE, HONOR 20 and HONOR 20 PRO. This masterpiece collection testifies to not only the excellence of HONOR’s N-Series, which is lauded for superior design and photography capability, but also the brand’s commitment to the youthful aesthetics and unmatched capabilities.&
-100+ megapixel sensor in a 55mm diagonal length large format offers highest resolution in the history of mirrorless cameras-Fast, accurate autofocus with the world’s first phase detection system, 4K video capability, and in-body image stabilization in a large sensor format1.Valhalla, New York, May 23, 20
Perfect for Outdoor Shooting with Tough Performance, Macro Functions and a Newly Developed Circular Fisheye ConverterCENTER VALLEY, Pa., May 22, 2019 – Olympus expands rugged and underwater shooting capabilities with the new Olympus Tough TG-6
Vancouver, Canada, May 2, 2019 - Metabones introduces the latest member of its award-winning Speed Booster family of DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) to mirrorless lens mount adapters, EF-EOS M Speed Booster ULTRA 0.71x. Full-frame Canon EF-mount lenses are now one stop faster, 0.71x wider and with increased MFT (note 1) on Canon EOS M cameras. The 4k/UHD video crop on EOS M50 can also be mitigated with third-party APS-C lenses using this Metabones Speed Booster. Some Canon EF-S lenses may be modified to fit on the Speed Booster but Metabones cannot be hel
Portland, OR – April 23, 2019 – ON1, Inc announces that ON1 Photo RAW 2019.5, a free update to ON1 Photo RAW 2019, is coming in mid-May. ON1 continues rolling out valuable features in ON1 Photo RAW at breakneck speed making it the leading alternative to the Adobe® Photography Plan subscription. ON1 Photo RAW is currently th
Nikon just released the new firmware update version 2.0 for Nikon Z6 and Z7 mirrorless cameras to add Eye-Detection AF and improve low-light AF performance.Download links:
Following the same naming structure as the B1 and the B1X, Profoto has upgraded the features of the A1, and in my testing (more on that below), the A1X works seamlessly with the A1 and, of course, all the other Profoto lighting instruments. The primary changes and upgrades are as follows:
Rokinon AF 45mm f/1.8 FE lens for Sony E. A simple but effective lens, the Rokinon 45mm offers a relatively fast f/1.8 maximum aperture to balance size and speed as it manages to weigh just 5.7 oz and measure 2.2" long. It uses aspherical and extra-low dispersion elements to minimize various aberrations and an Ultra Multi-Coating reduces flare and ghosting. Additionally, it can focus as close as 1.5' and has a 9-bladed circular aperture for smooth bokeh.
Featuring a 2 times life-size reproduction with no visible CA, the new Laowa Macro is a high quality and versatile macro and portrait lens.China, 7 May 2019 – Venus Optics, the camera lenses manufacturer who had previously launched a number of unique Laowa camera lenses, is proud to announce the availability and pricing of the new Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra-Macro APO lens.Followed by the success of the Laowa 60mm f/2.8 2:1 Macro, the 100mm f/2.8 2:1 Macro is the 2nd member of Laowa 2:1 macro line-up. This new 100mm lens can cover full frame sensor and focus from 2:1 magnification to infinity. 100mm
Huawei has announced a new smartphone featuring a pop-up camera and bezel-less Full HD display. The release follows hot on the heels of the P30 Lite, a more affordable option in the flagship P30 series, which was released in April. The Huawei P Smart Z 2019 offers a 16-megapixel camera on the rear with a 2-megapixel depth sensor and a 16-megapixel pop-up camera for the front, which automatically emerges when selfie mode is activated.Pop-up selfie camera
Canon 7D Mark III is rumored to feature a 32MP APS-C DPAF sensor. A sign for it that a new Canon 32.5MP APS-c DSLR camera with Dual Pixel AF registered through a Taiwanese certification agency which refers to a high-end APC-S Professional DSLR camera.
Nikon released new firmware updates for the Nikon D850, Nikon D7500 and Nikon D5600 DSLR cameras.Nikon D850 firmware update version 1.10
DJI has already posted a teaser about upcoming DJI action camera to be announced on May 15th, 2019. According to latest rumors on Drone4Daily, this new action camera will be called DJI Osmo Action.1/2.3′′ 12MP CMOS Image Sensor – Sony IMX377Ambarella H2 image processor
According to latest rumors, the upcoming Fujifilm X100F successor will not be officially announced in 2019. Instead it will coming in 2020. The name of this upcoming APS-c compact camera will be called Fujifilm X100V or X200. Stay tuned with us for more information.
According to latest rumors from LR, the upcoming Leica SL2 will be announced later this year, around 3rd of 2019. Leica SL2 will feature with Leica Q2‘s 47MP full frame CMOS sensor. And there will be no Leica M11 in 2020, instead, a new camera called Leica M10X will be announced in 2020 with the 47MP sensor. Leica is also rumored to announce a new Leica M mount camera with EVF: 24MP sensor, body similar to the M240. The camera will have a native M mount and will be offered as an alternative to the M10.
Nikon D860 and Nikon Z8 cameras are rumored to feature 60MP full frame image sensor. It will be the Sony IMX455AQR sensor that will have 60MP, 8k video and native 64 ISO. Possible candidates for this sensor is the full frame Nikon D860 DSLR and the
Lightweight industrial lens with E-mount for use with dronesWith the release of the ZEISS Ventum 2.8/21, ZEISS presents a particularly lightweight wide-angle lens that enables long-range shots that are rich in detail
Nikon has announced that the new firmware for Nikon Z6 and Z7 will be available on May 16th, 2019. This exciting update includes Eye-Detection AF and advancements for several other functions. The new upcoming firmware will not only include Eye-Detection AF, but better autofocus performance in low light conditions, RAW video output, and the support for CFexpress
April 25, 2019, Saitama, Japan–Tamron Co., Ltd. (President & CEO: Shiro Ajisaka), a leading manufacturer of optics for diverse applications, announces the launch of a new zoom lens, the 35-150mm F/2.8-4 Di VC OSD (Model A043), for full-frame DSLR cameras. Photographers everywhere, especially those who enjoy photographing people, can add wider range to their creative expression with the new Model A043 that extends from 35mm to 150mm and offers a fast F/2.8 aperture at the wide-angle end while maintaining a bright F/4 at the telephot
A waterproof and shockproof camera with a wide variety of scene modes and editing functions to offer users an enjoyable shooting experience
Check out the latest updates for the upcoming Nikon full frame mirrorless and DSLR camera rumors. According to BCN post, the upcoming products from Nikon are the
Sigma released a new firmware update for their 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary lens for Nikon F-mount.The new firmware for Sigma lens for Nikon fixes issues with the optical stabilization (OS). We would like to announce that a new firmware update for the SIGMA 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | Contemporary for NIKON F mount is now available.This firmware update improve
Tokina FiRIN 100mm f/2.8 FE Macro Lens Announced for Sony E-Mount cameras !The FiRIN 100mm macro lens offers 1:1 life-sized reproduction at a minimum focus distance of 4.5" from the lens, which is fully electronically coupled to the Sony camera, allowing for 5-axis image stabilization, manual focus assist, auto image enlargement, focus peaking, and electronic distance bar. As with many top macro lenses, the FiRIN macro lens is a “flat-field” optical design. Field curvature is reduced to zero for precision macro work and excellent edge-to-edge sharpness. The optics are fully coated to reduce light falloff, control chromatic aberration, and reduced flare and g
Fujifilm released firmware update ver. 1.01 for Fujifilm X-T30 mirrorless camera. The mid-range APS-c sensor mirrorless camera designed for both stills and video offers the same 26.1MP X-Trans sensor and X-Processor 4 Quad Core-CPU found in the
The firmware update (ver. 1.2.0) for the Canon EOS R is now
Zhongyi Optics (ZY Optics) has released version three of the Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm f/0.95 lens for full frame Sony E, Nikon Z and Canon RF cameras.Offering a natural 50mm perspective along with an ultra-fast f/0.95 maximum aperture, the Mitakon 50mm f/0.95 is a compact prime characterised by its bright f/0.95 aperture to suit working in low-light conditions. It also affords a great degree of control over depth-of-field for isolating subjects from the background and produc
Sony is rumored to be working on a new enthusiast APS-C camera which could be named as Sony A7000. In a recent interview with Imaging Resource, Sony confirmed again that the
Think Tank Photo has introduced the MindShift PhotoCross 15 backpack. Built to withstand the elements, the new backpack fits an ungripped dSLR, three to five lenses, including a 70-200mm f2.8 atta
The upcoming Sharp 8K Micro Four Thirds camera price tag will be less than $4,000 with a release date set for late 2019, according to a manager from the company.
Dear users and potential purchasers of Tamron interchangeable lenses.Thank you for using Tamron products and for your continuous support.
Skylum Luminar 3 will get even more AI power with the new Accent AI 2.0 filters The next update of Skylum Luminar 3 will support the brand new Accent AI 2.0 filters for image editing.
Fujifilm has released a new firmware update for the Fujifilm X-T3 mirrorless camera
Latest addition to the new HUAWEI P30 Series features a 48MP AI triple camera to deliver a flagship experience at an affordable priceLondon, UK – 15TH April 2019 – Huawei, the global technology leader, has today announced the new HUAWEI P30 lite, the latest addition to the HUAWEI P30 S
First images and specifications for the Zeiss Otus 100mm f/1.4 lens surfaced on the web. Zeiss Otus 1.4/100 lens will be available for Canon and Nikon DSLRs in two models, ZE (for Canon EF-mount
More information about the Olympus E-M5 Mark III camera surfaced online. In an interview at IR, Olympus representatives confirmed that a new OM-D E-M5 camera is in the works. Even the name is not mentioned we can expect it to be the Olympus E-M5 Mark III camera.Olympus explains the delay for the next OM-D E-M5 camera due to shifting of production plant from China to Vietnam. They have als
LUMIX G95 Featuring 5-Axis Dual I.S. 2 and 4K Video TechnologyNewark, NJ (April 5, 2019) – Panasonic is pleased to introduce a rugged-design Digital Single Lens Mirrorless camera, the LUMIX G95, that features high mobility for field use and a host of functions and technologies for both photo and video.The camera's high-picture quality and 20.3-megapixel Digital Live MOS Sensor without low-pass filter attain maximum performance with both lens and Venus Engine to render n
Sigma Announces Art Prime Lenses in L-Mount & Mount Converter MC-21The new products include 11 Art prime lenses for
Leica have issued new firmware updates for the Leica SL (
Canon will release a new firmware update for the Canon EOS R full frame mirrorless camera. The Firmware Version 1.20 will be released on April 18, 2019.
Samyang Optics announces the release of three more new lenses as part of its 2019 “Spring Collection”: One auto-focus lens designed for the Nikon F mount (AF 85mm F1.4 F) and two manual-focus lenses for the new Nikon Z mount (MF 14mm F2.8 Z and MF 85mm F1.4 Z.).Meeting users’ needs and latest trendsSamy
Sony’s acclaimed a7 III and a7R III mirrorless cameras have received an exciting firmware update—Software Version 3.0— that enhances Real-time Eye AF performance and adds Real-time Animal Eye AF and interval shooting for time lapse.
Sony announced two new external SSD drives, the high-performance SL-M series and the standard compact SL-C series. These external SSD drives boast ultra-toughness, high-speed, hardware encryption and new utility software features aimed at photographers and videographers providing them the peace of mind to know that their data is safe even in challenging environments. The SL-M and SL-C’s high speeds enable quicker workflow when processing, editing, duplicating and storing data.
New camera grip attaches to any Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K and holds 2 L-Series batteries for over 2 hours of non-stop shootingNAB 2019, Las Vegas, USA - Monday, April 8, 2019 - Blackmagic Design today announced Blackmagic Pocket Battery Grip, a new battery adapter that features a slide out tray designed to hold two L-series batteries. This allows customers to power external flash disks or run the camera for over 2 hours of record time before charging. Blackmagic Pocket Camera Battery Grip will be available in August from Blackmagic Design resellers worldwide for US$245.
The World's First Real All-In-One 8K 360° VR Camera Launching Soon On Indiegogo！Pisofttech is now ready to launch the Pilot Era, a professional 8K 360° VR camera on Indiegogo. With innovative all-in-one solution such as touch screen, operating system and powerful 8K video in-camera stitching, it can bring revolutionary VR content creation experience!
Empowering Users with an Easy Way to Express Themselves, the New Camera Delivers Stunning Photos and 4K Videos in a Lightweight BodyMELVILLE, N.Y., April 10, 2019 – Combining ease-of-use with high-image quality, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today unveiled the EOS Rebel SL3 DSLR camera, the smallest and lightest product within the current EOS lineup. Weighing just 15.84 oz1, the EOS Rebel SL3 offers u
Visit Nikon’s Booth to See the Incredibly Capable Full-Frame Mirrorless Nikon Z System, Experience the Latest Robotic Camera and Broadcast Solutions from MRMC and Hear from Renowned Creators LAS VEGAS – NAB BOOTH #C6019 – At NAB 2019, imaging leader Nikon is making a statement that they are more committed than ever to professional video production and content creators. Nikon will be showcasing their latest video innovations, including the powerfully cinematic Z Series of full-frame mirrorless cameras and NIKKOR Z lenses, the new Nikon Z 6 Filmmaker’s K
Stunning 7-inch 1,500nit HDR touchscreen with 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio, ProRes RAW recording and real-time Dolby Vision output.MELBOURNE, Vic – 4 April, 2019: The new Atomos Shogun 7 is the ultimate 7-inch HDR monitor, recorder and switcher. Precision-engineered for the film and video professional, it uses the very latest video technologies available. Shogun 7 features a truly ground-breaking HDR screen - the best of any production monitor in the wo
LUMIX G VARIO 14-140mm* / F3.5-5.6 II ASPH. / POWER O.I.S. (H-FSA14140) Featuring a Splash/Dust-Resistant Rugged Design*35mm camera equi
Venus Optics, the camera lenses manufacturer who had previously launched a number of unique Laowa camera lenses, is proud to display the new prototypes of Laowa OOOM 25-100mm t/2.9 and 12mm t/2.9 Zero-D in NAB Las Vegas show (Booth#C11738) and its the first time in America.Laowa OOOM 25-100 t/2.9 CineLaowa OOOM 25-100 t/2.9 Cine is a high quality cinematic zoom lenses dedicated for PL/EF cameras with Super35-sized sensors. The name “OOOM” stands for “Out Of Our Minds” which properly describes our ideology of designing lenses. Unlike some other cine zooms in the market, the OOOM 25-100mm
Featuring a 100-degree field of view and close-to-zero distortion & affordable pricing, Laowa 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D is a perfect lens for videography.Anhui China, 3 Apr 2019 – Venus Optics, the camera lenses manufacturer who had previously launched a number of unique Laowa camera lenses, is proud to introduce the new Micro Four Thirds (M43) variant of the Laowa 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D lens. The new 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D lens provides a more natural perspective for videography purposes.Similar to the Laowa
Olympus Corporation and Panasonic Corporation jointly announced the Micro Four Thirds System standard in 2008 and have since been working together to promote the standard. We are pleased to announce that Sharp Corporation has recently declaredtheir support for the Micro Four Thirds System standard and will be introducing products compliant with the standard.
The Company’s First Set of PL-Mount Cinema Prime Lenses Merge the Art and Science of CinematographyMELVILLE, N.Y., April 3, 2019 – Covering the core range of focal lengths that cinema professionals desire, Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is excited to announce the company’s first set of seven cinema prime PL-Mount lenses, aptly named Sumire Prime. Pronounced“Soo-mee-ray,” the word is of Japanese origin and is ass
Available in April 2019, the new accessory ensures compatibility of the Sigma lenses in EF and SA mounts with the L-Mount camera systemsRonkonkoma, NY – March 29, 2019 – Sigma Corporation of America, a leading still photo and cinema lens, camera, flash and accessory manufacturer, today announced pricing and availability for the new Sigma Mount Converter MC-21, offering photographers a wider range of lens opti
Meeting videographer needs for a variety of applications, Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced four new additions to the lineup of XA Series professional camcorders, the XA55, XA50, XA45 and XA40. These four camcorders are the first in the series to feature 4K 30p recording. They also include a detachable XLR handle and the XA55 and XA45 each feature an HD-SDI terminal. In addition, the company has announced the Canon VIXIA HF G60 4K UHD camcorder, a budget-friendly, compact-and-lightweight camcorder.“Often spending their days and nights working in fast-paced environments, videographers need a camcorder that
Panasonic G90 camera is on the horizon. The successor to the Lumix G85 is rumored to feature the same 20.0-megapixel Digital Live MOS Sensor from the Panasonic G9. The new and updated SLR-style mid-range interchangeable lens mirrorless camera will probably have a new Venus Engine. As for the Panasonic G90 specs, check out the details below. In this case we can define it to be a budget-friendly model of the Panasonic G9.
Fujifilm is rumored to announce the next flagship X-Pro3 camera in 2019. The new Fujifilm X-Pro3 mirrorless camera will replace the current Fujifilm X-Pro2. The specs details and official announcement date are unknown at the moment. In addition, Fujifilm is expected to announce the new GFX100 in the first half of 2019. Here are some predictions for the Fujifilm X-Pro3 camera.
Sony is rumored to announce a new high-end a6700/a7000 APS-C mirrorless camera in 2019. Here are the rumored Sony a6700/a7000 specs! According to dimensions in A6700 specs we can foresee that this will be reflected in a bigger body. So we hope that it doesn’t overheat like previous Alpha A6xxx series cameras. The flagship APS-c mirrorless camera is expected to be announced in early 2019. An A6700 update looks promising in 2019. It would be the new Flagship Sony APC-S Mirrorless Camera Let’s talk about the Sony a6700/a7000 specs a bit. Sony a6700/a7000 Rumored Specs a7 series design 26M
Both Canon and Sony has their APS-C mirrorless cameras on the market, while Nikon’s 1 series DX mirrorless cameras has discontinued. According to latest rumors, Nikon is rumored to announce a new DX (APS-C) Z-mount mirrorless camera in this year, to compete with Canon and Sony.
The Canon EOS 7D Mark II and Canon EOS 80D are already quite old. Now according to recent reports, the replacement of both cameras is scheduled for late 2019. Canon has already confirmed that there will be no new EF lenses in 2019, but this doesn't mean we will not see a new DSLR camera from the company. It is being said that the EOS 7D Mark II and EOS 80D are rumored to be replaced by one APS-C DSLR camera. While the EOS 77D will remain the DSLR above the Rebels, and perhaps an update to the EOS 77D is also coming as EOS 78D. The new APS-C DSLR camera could have a very well built and high frame rate to please the APS-c shooters who are looking
Here are the latest updates for the long waited Sony a7S III full frame mirrorless camera. According to recent reports, the upcoming Sony a7S III is rumored to be announced in the second half of 2019, around September-October, 2019. Sony executives already said that a7S III need more time at Photokina 2018 event last year. So what can we expect to see from a Alpha A7S III? The good thing is that the Sony A7S III will have
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