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Tamron 60mm f/2.8 Macro VC Full Frame Lens Patent


Tamron filed a new zoom lens patent in Japan. The new patent describes the Tamron 60mm f/2.8 Macro VC lens designed for cameras with full-frame image sensors. Tamron has many good high maginifcation lenses especially ideal for macro and portrait photography. This lens also comes with built-in Vibration Compensation technology. This would be good news for the current Sony A7-series E-mount camera users. AsContinue Reading

Sony A9 camera to be announced in early 2017


More information about the high-end Sony A9 camera posted on the web. It is expected to be announced in early 2017 instead of late 2016. The next generation full-frame mirrorless camera from Sony will be a giant leap. It will be placed above the A7-series. The sensor will be brand new but the resolution is a big question in mind. As weContinue Reading

Canon EOS 5DS Mark II To Be Announced in Late 2017


Canon is allegedly working to update the EOS 5Ds and 5DS R DSLR cameras in 50MP resolution. The replacement of these models will be in late 2017, sources say. As mentioned in the official announcement both cameras are identical. The only difference is the effect of the EOS 5DS R’s low pass filter. The rumor mill mentions that the upcoming EOS 5DS/R Mark II willContinue Reading

Nikon D4s firmware update version 1.32 released


Nikon released a new firmware update version 1.31 for Nikon D4s FX-format digital SLR camera. It fixes issues when RAW+JPEG photographs were taken with write-enabled cards inserted in both the XQD and CompactFlash card slot. Nikon D4s features 16.2-megapixel FX-format CMOS sensor, EXPEED 4 processor, 51 point AF system, ISO 100 to ISO 25,600 native sensitivity, faster 11 fps continuous shooting.  See more details on the productContinue Reading

First Sony A7SIII specs leaked online


First rumored Sony A7SIII specs has been leaked online. It will be the replacement for the current Sony Alpha A7SII full-frame mirrorless camera. According to recent rumors, Sony is working on a new MILC with 35mm format image sensor. The Sony A7SIII specs list is expected to include a new 15.4 MP BSI-CMOS Sensor found with LSI. As you might remember the a6500 sensor has a newly added front-end LSI chip thatContinue Reading

Sony A99II vs Nikon D810 Comparison


Here is a quick comparison for the Sony A99II vs Nikon D810 cameras with full-frame image sensors. Sony A99II features a 42.4-megapixel full-frame CMOS sensor. The sensor allows for 12 fps burst shooting with continuous AF/AE and a top ISO of 102,400. The image processor offers 4K video recording and a 5-axis in-body image stabilization mechanism. Nikon D810 features a 36.3 megapixel sensor with no optical low pass filter. TheContinue Reading

Pentax K1 firmware update version 1.30 released


Ricoh has released a firmware update for the Pentax K-1 full-frame digital SLR camera. The new version includes the ability for users to select electronic shutter shooting for the first time. Firmware update version 1.30 adds a live view Electronic Shutter option to the menu system. Ricoh says this avoids the vibrations caused by mechanical shutter actions immediately prior to theContinue Reading

Canon release firmware updates for EOS 70D, EOS 6D, SL1, Rebel T5i and T6


Canon has released a series of firmware updates for most of its DSLR cameras. Looks like more updates on the way. First of all this update is for 5 DSLRs including EOS 70, EOS 6D, SL1, Rebel T5i and T6. It fixes lens correction profile bug. More information and download links of the recent updates can be found below. Canon isContinue Reading

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Firmware Version 1.0.2 Released


Canon has released a new firmware update for the new EOS 5D Mark IV digital SLR camera. Firmware update version 1.0.2 for EOS 5D Mark IV improves communication reliability when using EOS Utility to register/update* new Digital Lens Optimizer. So no new feature is this update. More details and download links can be found below. Canon EOS 5D MarkContinue Reading

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV vs Nikon D810 Comparison


Here is a quick comparison for the EOS 5D Mark IV vs Nikon D810 DSLR cameras with full-frame image sensors. Canon EOS 5D Mark IV features a 30.4 megapixel CMOS sensor with Dual Pixel AF. The CMOS sensor allows for fast phase-detection autofocus in video and continuous focus for stills shooting in live view. Nikon D810 features a 36.3 megapixel sensor with no optical low passContinue Reading