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Fujifilm XP120 is a new rugged compact camera

Fujifilm XP120 unveiled at CES 2017 as a weatherproof compact camera. The camera is dustproof, freezeproof to temperatures down to -10 degrees Celsius / 14 degrees Fahrenheit. It is also shockproof to drops from 1.75 meters / 5.7 feet. Weatherproof compact shooter can dive to depths of 20 meters / 65 feet. Fujifilm XP120 willContinue Reading

Kodak Brings Back a Classic with EKTACHROME Film

Kodak has announced its plans to bring back one of the most iconic film stocks – Ektachrome. Ektachrome is a color reversal film and was first developed in the 1940s. Used for decades by National Geographic photographers, it’s been long favored it due to its fine grain and excellent color reproduction. Initially, Kodak Alaris will sell EktachromeContinue Reading

Panasonic Announces 12-35mm II, 35-100mm II, 45-200mm II and 100-300mm II Lenses

Panasonic has announced the updated versions of 12-35mm II, 35-100mm II, 45-200mm II and 100-300mm II lenses to have full compatibility with their current camera lineup. All lenses gain a new exterior finish and a new iris for smoother automatic exposure changes, as well as updates to their autofocus system for faster readout. The 12-35 F2.8 IIContinue Reading

Panasonic LEICA DG 12-60mm F2.8-4.0 lens becomes official

Panasonic has announced the new LEICA DG 12-60mm F2.8-4.0 standart zoom lens. The lens was first shown at Photokina 2016, and now unveiled at CES 2017 event. This is the first in the series of the Leica DG Vario-Elmarit F2.8-4 premium models that reaches the market. MFT lens offers a focal length equivalent to 24-120mm on a Micro Four ThirdsContinue Reading

Panasonic Lumix GX850 (GF9) Mirrorless Camera Announced

Panasonic has announced the Lumix GX850 mirrorless camera at the CES 2017 event. We are happy to see an ultra-compact Micro Four Thirds camera just like the GM-series. The MILC also named as GX800 and GF9 in some markets. The Lumix GX850 features a 16MP Four Thirds image sensor with no low-pass filter.  It has the Panasonic’s latest VenusContinue Reading

Fujifilm announces ‘Graphite’ X-Pro2 and X-T2 cameras

Fujifilm has unveiled Graphite Silver and Graphite Editions of the X-T2 and X-Pro2 mirrorless cameras. The Fujifilm X-T2 and X-Pro2 Graphite Silver and Graphite Editions produced using a multilayered coating. The elegant X-T2 Graphite Silver Edition is supplied with stylish tailor-made accessories. The X-Pro2 Graphite Edition includes the compact, fast and lightweight interchangeable lens of the same colour, the XF 23mmContinue Reading

Panasonic Lumix FZ80 Camera Announced with 18MP sensor

Panasonic has announced the Lumix FZ80 superzoom camera with 60x optical zoom and 4K video recording. The replacement to the FZ70 consumer superzoom model comes with an updated 18MP sensor and processor. It provides the same 60x, 20-1200mm F2.8-5.9 zoom lens. The LUMIX FZ80 also records stunningly smooth, high-resolution QFHD 4K videos in 3840×2160 resolution at 30p in additionContinue Reading

Panasonic GH5 Camera Officially Announced

Panasonic has officially announced its flagship Micro Four Thirds ILC, the Lumix GH5 launched at CES 2017. The Panasonic LUMIX GH5 camera features the World’s First 4K 60p/50p and 4K 30p 4:2:2 10- bit video recording function. The new camera delivers a high-end, hybrid performance to photo enthusiasts and professional videographers looking to capture moments in 4K 60p / 50pContinue Reading

Meike 6.5mm f/2 fisheye lens announced for APS-c mirrorless cameras

Meike has announced a new manual focus fisheye lens. Meike 6.5mm f/2 lens designed for APS-c mirrorless cameras. The optic features supeiror multi-layer nano coating reduce the flares. It offers a minimum focusing distance of 5 centimeter. So the lens enhances close-up shots. Meike 6.5mm f/2 fisheye lens is compatible with Sony, Canon, Olympus, Panasonic and Fuji mirrorlessContinue Reading

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II Officially Announced

Canon has officially announced the PowerShot G9 X Mark II premium compact camera. The CES 2017 event is about to begin and new product announcements from camera makers are beginning to arrive. The Mark II version of the Powershot G9 X series was announced today. The compact camera features a 1-inch type 20.2 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor. Powered by the DIGICContinue Reading