Nikon Discontinues Nikon 1 Series Mirrorless Cameras

Nikon has now officially discontinued the 1 Series mirrorless cameras, including all 10 models that were released since 2011. The timing seems to be on spot for the introduction of the first Nikon full frame mirrorless camera. Speculation is now growing that Nikon are set to release two new full-frame mirrorless cameras ahead of the Photokina photography show inContinue Reading

Canon EOS 6D Mark II firmware version 1.0.4 released

Canon today released a new firmware for its EOS 6D Mark II full-frame DSLR camera. The firmware update ver.1.0.4 corrects a phenomenon which the operation buttons and some touch panel functions do not respond. Canon EOS 6D Mark II features a 26.2-megapixel CMOS sensor with Dual Pixel AF. DIGIC 7 Image Processor helps to deliver amazing results even at expanded ISO settingsContinue Reading

Nikon COOLPIX P1000 Sample Images

Nikon introduced the all-around COOLPIX P1000 superzoom camera to its users. The Nikon COOLPIX P1000 sample images took its place on the internet. Nikon Coolpix P1000 brings the telephoto end up to a massive zoom range of 24-3000mm. This amazing superzoom camera features 125x optical zoom and 16 Megapixel sensor with ISO sensitivity up to ISO 6400. The cameraContinue Reading

Olympus 150-400mm PRO Lens Rumored to be in Development

Olympus is rumored to be working on a new 150-400mm PRO lens that could join the PRO series as weather sealed optic for Micro Four Thirds cameras. As MFT uses know the Olympus PRO lenses are high-quality lenses that provide a higher optical quality than usual and they have a price to match. The first of the seriesContinue Reading

Fujifilm XF 8-16mm f/2.8 R LM WR Lens Coming at Photokina 2018

More information about the Fujifilm XF 8-16mm f/2.8 R LM WR lens announcement and shipping. According to recent reports, the long rumored wide-angle zoom lens will be introduced at the Photokina 2018 event in September. As a result it will start shipping most likely in November. Fujifilm XF 8-16mm f/2.8 R LM WR lens will be a perfectContinue Reading

Canon Patent for 16-60mm f/2-5 lens for APS-C Mirrorless

Canon is working on a 16-60mm f/2-5 lens for APS-C mirrorless system. The standart zoom lens will offer 3.75X optical zoom. Even the given f-range is a bit weird and unusual for the industry we have to underline that this is a patent application. So when it comes to mass production it can even change to aContinue Reading

Sony A9 Firmware Update Version 3.01 Released

Sony has released firmware update version 3.1 for the Sony Alpha A9 mirrorless sports camera. There were several reports that in some cases, the camera may not operate properly after updating the software to Ver. 3.00. This upgrade fixes this issue and Ver. 3.01 firmware also includes the updates introduced in Ver. 3.00. Unfortunately this upgrade doesn’t feature theContinue Reading

Nikon Coolpix P1000 Camera Announced with 24-3000mm 125x zoom

Nikon Coolpix P1000 camera now officially announced. With its Impressive NIKKOR 24-3000mm equivalent optical zoom lens and advanced shooting controls, the new model has a 125x zoom. The lens has a maximum aperture of F2.8-8, compared to F2.8-6.5 on the P900, and has both ED and Super ED elements. This monster of a lens accepts 77mmContinue Reading

Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR Lens Price and Length Information

Here is the price and length information of the Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR lens. As you might remember Nikon officially announced the development of AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR Super-Telephoto FX-Format lens on June 14th. The FX-format optic will be compact and lightweight glass just like the 300mm f/4 and will use the Phase Fresnel (PF) lensContinue Reading

Tamron 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD Lens Firmware Ver2 Test Videos

Great news! Looks like Tamron has solved the autofocus issue on Sony E-mount cameras. Watch the Tamron 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD lens firmware version 2 test videos. The (Model A036) is a high-speed standard zoom lens specifically designed for mirrorless cameras. It is a perfect companion for Sony A7 III. There will be a huge difference when compared the Tamron 28-75mmContinue Reading