Recently, there was speculation that Nikon has stopped development of the Nikon 1 series of mirrorless cameras. Nikon has explicitly denied this, and there's a bunch of lens patents to back up this claim.
Meanwhile, Phottix has announced a Canon RT compatible version of its Indra 500 TTL studio flash head.
Other than that, a quiet week.
Thursday, 29 September 2016
Thursday, 22 September 2016
N&R: Photokina with new cameras and lenses from Fuji, Olympus, Panasonic, Sigma, Sony, Tokina and Voigtlander.
This week is all about Photokina, so lets look at a recap of all the new cameras and lenses announced in the last few days;my word there's a lot of them.
|Fuji enters the mirrorless medium format arena.|
Thursday, 15 September 2016
This week we look at the Canon EOS-M5 release, rumours about Panasonic and Olympus, new lenses for Samyang, Tokina, Venus Optics and Zeiss, and a new roller bag from Think Tank.
|The first serious mirrorless from Canon?|
Thursday, 8 September 2016
News and Rumours: Apple, Canon, Fuji, Hasselblad, Leica, Olympus, Panasonic, Sigma, Sony, Tamron, Zeiss, Metz and FlashQ
In this week summary:
- The long awaited iPhone 7 Plus gets announced with dual cameras.
- Stylised images of the new Canon EOS-M5 are leaked.
- Fuji announces monochrome instax film.
- Hasselblad will soon announce another medium format mirrorless lens.
- Leica announce a new 6mm macro lens for their TL mirrorless camera.
- The three new lenses from Olympus have leaked images.
- More information on the Panasonic G80/G85 cameras.
- Sigma announce a new series of Cine lenses.
- Sony will also soon announce a new cine lens.
- Tamron announces the previously leaked 15-600mm G2 lens.
- Leaked images of three new Milvus lenses coming from Zeiss.
- Metz is teasing a new, smaller flash.
- The FlashQ Q20 small flash should is expected to be released in Q4 this year.
|You read it here first: the LightPix Q20 is expected to arrive this year.|
Thursday, 1 September 2016
In this week's summary:
- DPReview looks more in depth at the Canon 5D Mark IV's new features;
- Rumours of the next camera in the Fuji X100 line emerge;
- As well as two new cameras and lenses, maybe we can also expect a new flash from Olympus;
- First specs of the Pansonic GH5 become available;
- Sony releases another new lens without a prior peep on the rumours sites;
- Tamron is rumoured to soon announce an update to their 150-600mm lens;
- Tokina is reported to soon announce a new manual focus lens in Sony FE mount; and
- Venus Optics releases a teaser indicating they too, will soon announce a new Sony E mount lens.
|At last, Sony FE gets a 50mm lens!|