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Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013

Panasonic's New Lumix GF6 Comes with Wi-Fi and NFC

Panasonic's New Lumix GF6 Comes with Wi-Fi and NFC

Panasonic has just announced the Lumix GF6, a new mirrorless system camera in the Micro Four Thirds family. The GF6 sees a new Mode dial, a 180-degree tilting LCD, a megapixel bump from 12MP to 16MP, higher video frame-rates at 1080/50i compared to the GF5's 1080/25p, and Wi-Fi with NFC.

Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013

Panasonic Reveals New High-Sensitivity Sensors with Micro Color Splitters

Panasonic Reveals New High-Sensitivity Sensors with Micro Color Splitters

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

Olympus Says New Four Thirds Camera to Come This Year

Olympus Says New Four Thirds Camera to Come This Year

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.

Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013

Panasonic Announces New Lumix G Vario 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens

Panasonic Announces New Lumix G Vario 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens

Panasonic has announced a new compact standard zoom lens for Micro Four Thirds. The Lumix G Vario 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 II ASPH Mega OIS is the fourth standard zoom lens from Panasonic.

Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013

Sony Announces 20mm f/2.8 Pancake Lens for NEX

Sony Announces 20mm f/2.8 Pancake Lens for NEX

Sony has announced a new 20mm f/2.8 pancake lens for the NEX E-mount cameras. With the E-mount's 1.5x crop factor, this lens will have a 35mm equivalent focal length of 30mm. The pancake design is slim but not especially bright at f/2.8.

Thursday, 17 Jan 2013

Canon and Olympus Hold Largest Camera Market Share in Japan for 2012

Canon and Olympus Hold Largest Camera Market Share in Japan for 2012

Despite losing market share over the past year, Canon and Olympus still have the largest market share in the Japanese domestic camera market. Canon sees an increased DSLR market share and Olympus also remains the top mirrorless system camera manufacturer.

Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013

Fujifilm Announces New X100S & X20 Cameras with X-Trans Sensor (Updated with Price)

Fujifilm Announces New X100S & X20 Cameras with X-Trans Sensor (Updated with Price)

Fujifilm has announced the successors to their high-end X100 and X10 cameras with the X100S and the X20. Both cameras come with Fujifilm's newly developed X-Trans CMOS II sensor, which Fujifilm says can increase resolution by 25% and reduce image noise by more than 30%.

Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012

Canon EOS M Singapore Pricing Revealed (Update)

Canon EOS M Singapore Pricing Revealed (Update)

Canon's first mirrorless system camera, the EOS M, was announced back in July and we've just received word that it will be in stores this Saturday. The local retail prices have also been confirmed.

Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012

Panasonic Officially Announces Lumix G X 35-100mm f/2.8 Telephoto Lens for Micro Four Thirds

Panasonic Officially Announces Lumix G X 35-100mm f/2.8 Telephoto Lens for Micro Four Thirds

Panasonic officially announces the LUMIX G X VARIO 35-100mm F2.8 POWER O.I.S. telephoto zoom lens (35mm camera equivalent of 70-200mm) based on the Micro Four Thirds standard.

Monday, 17 Sep 2012

Panasonic Reveals Flagship GH3 - Most Professional Micro Four Thirds Camera Yet?

Panasonic Reveals Flagship GH3 - Most Professional Micro Four Thirds Camera Yet?

Panasonic's Lumix GH series has been a favorite with videographers around the world looking for a small but capable video camera, so the pressure is certainly on for the successor of the 2010 GH2. With its heftier chassis and beefier specs, is this the most mature Micro Four Thirds camera yet?

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