Sony issues a supply shortage notification of A99II


Sony Japan officially announced the supply shortage of the new Sony A99 II flagship A-mount DSLR camera. From the statement we understand that the real pre-orders are beyond Sony’s expectation. So the production can’t keep up the demand (potential delays are expected). This surely means Sony A99II gets very high demand from the market. At the moment itContinue Reading

Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM Lens Reviews Roundup


First Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM lens reviews now available on the web. The new ultra wide-angle zoom lens for professional and enthusiast photographers is currently shipping in the US. Th eprice is $2,199 and available at  Amazon | B&H Photo |Adorama stores. The new EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM lens combines outstanding image quality, a fast, constant aperture and a rugged design. It features aContinue Reading

Fujifilm X-A10 Camera To Be Announced Soon


Fujifilm has registered the Fujifilm X-A10 mirrorless camera at the Radio Research Agency in Korea. Back in late 2013, Fuji introduced the new X-A line up. The first device is called Fuji X-A1 and it consists of a compact camera that also features built-in WiFi. It appears that the Japan-based manufacturer is ready to launch a new member to this line-up.  The FujifilmContinue Reading

Nikon 70-200mm f/2.8E FL ED VR vs 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II comparison


Nikon has updated its popular 70-200mm telephoto zoom lens. Here is a quick comparison table of the Nikon 70-200mm f/2.8E FL ED VR vs 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II optics. The AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm F2.8E FL ED VR lens has been updated with a new optical design, improved Vibration Reduction as well as an electromagnetic diaphragm. The popular bright telephoto zoomContinue Reading

Canon EOS M5 vs Sony A6500 Comparison


Take a look at our new Canon EOS M5 vs Sony A6500 comparison article. You can check the details of these mid-range cameras with APS-c sized image sensors. Sony Alpha A6500 has become the company’s flagship APS-C mirrorless camera with in-body 5-axis image stabilization technology and touchscreen. Canon EOS M5 camera features a 24.2 Megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor and Dual Pixel CMOS AF. The new MILC has a DIGIC 7Continue Reading

Olympus E-M1 Mark II vs Olympus E-M1 Comparison


The new Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II will start shipping in the first week of December, 2016. Here is a quick comparison of the Olympus E-M1 Mark II vs Olympus E-M1 cameras. The upcoming flagship nirrorless shooter will feature a 20MP Micro Four Thirds image sensor. The MFT camera is able to shoot at up to 18fps in Raw, with autofocus or 60 framesContinue Reading

Leica Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6 lens officially announced


Leica Camera has announced the new Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6 lens which is the modern version of the 1955 classic model. The optical design and mechanical construction of the Summaron-M 28 mm f/5.6 are identical to those of its predecessor. The lens consists of 6 elements in 4 groups, arranged symmetrically around the iris of the new Leica Summaron-M 28 mm f/5.6, isContinue Reading

Nikon PC NIKKOR 19mm f/4E ED tilt shift lens becomes official


Nikon has announced a new PC NIKKOR 19mm f/4E ED tilt-shift lens. The ultra-wide prime lens offers 97° of coverage and can shift ±12mm and tilt ±7.5°. The mechanism for tilt can be rotated independently from the mechanism for shift. This allows the tilt function to be set either parallel or perpendicular to the shift. The primeContinue Reading

Nikon announces AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8E FL ED VR lens


Nikon updates the AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm F2.8E FL ED VR lens with improved optics and electromagnetic diaphragm. The popular bright telephoto zoom lens has a total of 22 elements, with 6 ED, 1 fluorite and 1 high refractive index element. It has a new optical design, improved Vibration Reduction as well as an electromagnetic diaphragm. A Nano CrystalContinue Reading

Olympus Global Open Photo Contest 2016-17


Olympus announced the Olympus Global Open Photo Contest 2016-17 for professional and amateur photographers anywhere in the world from October 13, 2016. The contest supports the development and spread of photography, inviting entries on four categories. Entries are invited from photographers everywhere, regardless of their choice of equipment and whether they are professionals or amateurs.Continue Reading