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Fujifilm X-A10 Camera Becomes Official

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Entry-level Fujifilm X-A10 mirrorless compact system camera becomes official. The new camera comes with an APS-sized 16.3-megapixel CMOS sensor, X lens mount and a 180-degree slide-and-tilt type LCD for selfie shootups. The X-A10 can record both high-resolution photos and Full HD video. The sensor’s design ensures true color balance and natural skin tone reproduction, which can further be optimized usingContinue Reading

Nikon D5600 Camera Officially Announced

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Nikon has officially announced mid-range D5600 digital SLR camera. The new model replaces the current D5500 with adding SnapBridge (Wi-Fi + Bluetooth) while shrinking the size of the camera body. Like its predecessor, it uses a similar 24MP sensor and EXPEED 4 processor. The D5600 also maintains a 3.2″ fully articulated LCD, but adds a few new functions. Users can now enableContinue Reading

Sony PXW-FS7 II Camcorder Officially Announced

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Sony has announced the new PXW-FS7 II XDCAM Super 35 4K camcorder which adds the Electronic Variable ND and Rec.2020 color space from the Sony FS5. The new camcorder is designed for long-form shooting and production applications, especially documentaries and independent filmmaking. It also supports Sony’s A-mount System, which includes more than 70 lenses. The PXW-FS7 II is expected to begin shippingContinue Reading

Leica TL Mirrorless Camera Officially Announced

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Leica TL mirrorless camera has been officially announced. It is an updated version of the Leica T that was introduced in 2014. The new model’s design has pretty much remained untouched. There is now a new Titanium color option with anodized finish. While a number of specs and features have been improved. The new model still usesContinue Reading

Olympus E-M1 Mark II Now Available for Pre-Order, Price is $1,999

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The flagship Olympus E-M1 Mark II mirrorless camera is now available for pre-order. The Micro Four Thirds camera will cost $1,999 body-only and is set to ship at the end of December. So what are the improvements over its predecessor? The camera offers a faster processor, 20.4MP sensor with 121 phase-detection AF points and a stabilization system with a 6.5 stopsContinue Reading

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

Ricoh Theta SC camera officially annoucned

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Ricoh officially announced the launch of the Ricoh Theta SC. The 360-degree camera provides effortless usability for first-time 360-degree camera users and a range of basic features. The Theta SC from Ricoh is essentially a stripped-down version of the Theta S. This mid-class model offers the same twin spherical lenses with 14MP sensors. It also allows a five minute limit onContinue Reading