- News tagged "micro four thirds"
Monday, 20 Jul 2015
Panasonic's latest Micro Four Thirds camera, the Lumix DMC-GX8, comes with a 20MP image sensor, making it the highest-resolution MFT camera on the market today. The successor to the GX7, the GX8 is slightly bigger, with a splashproof and dustproof body.
Tuesday, 14 Jul 2015
Sankeibiz reports that Panasonic has developed camera that works much like Lytro’s Lightfield camera offerings.
Friday, 7 Feb 2014
Panasonic has just announced the Lumix DMC-GH4 mirrorless system camera, which comes with new autofocus (AF) technology and the ability to shoot 4K video. The GH4 is the successor to the GH3 which was announced in late 2012.
Thursday, 17 Oct 2013
Panasonic has announced a new premium, ultra-compact mirrorless system camera. The Lumix DMC-GM1 boasts an incredibly compact body but is also a powerhouse - it has the same 16MP sensor inside as the Lumix GX7.
Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013
Olympus has revealed a brand new flagship camera, the OM-D E-M1, scheduled for release in November. The E-M1 features a new sensor, 5-axis image stabilization, a built-in EVF and a combination AF system which allows it to mount the Zuiko lenses from Olympus' Four Thirds system.
Friday, 26 Jul 2013
Olympus has just announced the entry-level Pen Lite E-PL6, their answer to Panasonic's Lumix DMC-GF6. The E-PL6 features a touch AF shutter, the same outstanding image quality from the Olympus OM-D E-M5, twelve Art Filters and a 170 degree swivel monitor.
Thursday, 27 Jun 2013
Panasonic has announced a new prime lens; the Lumix G 20mm f/1.7 II ASPH is the successor to the popular 20mm f/1.7 lens, which was recently discontinued. The new 20mm f/1.7 II features a newly designed metallic profile and promises to maintain the same great performance of the original.
Friday, 10 May 2013
Olympus' new PEN flagship E-P5 comes with the best from the OM-D E-M5 plus more. It includes the E-M5's excellent 16MP image sensor and advanced 5-axis image stabilization, but one-ups the E-M5 with built-in Wi-Fi, a faster maximum shutter speed and manual focus peaking.
Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013
It seems that Panasonic has found a way to increase the sensitivity of image sensors with unique 'micro color splitters', which promise to increase the amount of light directly reaching the sensor and doubling its sensitivity.
Monday, 4 Feb 2013
DP Review has an interview with Olympus' Toshi Terada, Manager, Product Planning SLR products, where he reveals that a new Olympus Four Thirds camera might be released this year. The last Four Thirds camera, the E-5, was released in 2010.