New Firmware Updates for Panasonic GH5, GH5S, G9, G95, G85 and GX9

Panasonic announced a minor firmware updates for GH5, GH5S, G9G95, G85, GX9 mirrorless cameras and the upcoming release of software programs “LUMIX Streaming (Beta)” for Mac and the development of “LUMIX Webcam Software” for Win/Mac.

The firmware update programs are aimed to improve compatibility with the new Tripod Grip DMW-SHGR1 and operational stability with LUMIX G VARIO 12-32mm / F3.5-5.6 ASPH. /MEGA O.I.S.(H-FS12032) lens. Meanwhile, “LUMIX Streaming (Beta)” and “LUMIX Webcam Software” enhance work-at-home activities using LUMIX cameras.

The firmware program will be available at LUMIX Global Customer Support website https://av.jpn.support.panasonic.com/support/global/cs/dsc/ on July 21, 2020. Continue reading “New Firmware Updates for Panasonic GH5, GH5S, G9, G95, G85 and GX9”

Canon EOS R5 & EOS R6 Video Feature Upgrades Coming via Firmware

Canon is on the verge  to release video feature upgrades to both the Canon EOS R5 and Canon EOS R6 via firmware update. This upcoming firmware for Canon EOS R5 will add FHD video recording at 120p, Canon Log 3, and low bitrate mode to RAW & IPB for all resolutions and frame rates. Continue reading “Canon EOS R5 & EOS R6 Video Feature Upgrades Coming via Firmware”

Best Lenses for Canon EOS R5

Here are the best lenses for Canon EOS R5! In this article you can find the full list of top recommended lenses for Canon EOS R5 mirrorless camera.

So, if you already purchased the Canon EOS R5 (AmazonB&HAdorama), the next thing is to find the best/right lenses for Canon EOS R5. The Canon EOS R5 features the RF lens mount, which support Canon’s line of RF-mount lenses. And this RF mount design also lends full compatibility to existing EF and EF-S-mount lenses via an optional EF-EOS R Mount Adapter. So, if you own several EF and EF-S lenses, you can just get one of the four mount adapters, each uniquely designed to meet the individual needs of the user.

If you are new to the Canon EOS R series mirrorless world, or just want to get some native RF-Mount lenses for your Canon EOS R5 mirrorless camera, here is the right place for you! In order to help you get a professional-like shot, here we list the top recommended and most suitable native full-frame RF-Mount lenses for Canon EOS R5 mirrorless camera including leading prime and zoom options from wide-angle to telephoto, which helps you choosing the exact lens of your demanding situation. Continue reading “Best Lenses for Canon EOS R5”

Sony a7S III Rumored Specifications, Coming on July 29

The highly anticipated Sony a7S III camera is rumored to be announced on July 29, 2020. Release date and shipping is expected to start in mid August 2020. 

According to latest rumors, the Sony a7S III will shoot 4K video at 120p, 10bit 4:2:2, FHD video at 240p, while there will be no 8K video for a7S III. A previous interview also underlines that the a7S III will be a complete redesign of the whole system, including the image sensor. A new 12MP stacked sensor is on the horizon and the Sony A7sIII will have a fully articulating screen like the one used in the Sony ZV-1..

Below are the Sony a7S III specifications : Continue reading “Sony a7S III Rumored Specifications, Coming on July 29”

Leica M10-R Specs & Images, Coming on July 16

Here are the first specs and images of the upcoming Leica M10-R camera. According to latest rumors, Leica will soon announce a new Leica M10-R camera. Official announcement is expected on July 16th.

The Leica M10 Monochrom is the first black-and-white camera of the Leica M-system The new sensor has lowered the base ISO from 320 to 160, and Leica also claims an improvement in dynamic range. The camera works with all Leica M-Bayonet mount lenses, and features an ISO range of ISO160 to ISO100,000.

There will be two available colors: black and silver. The new M10-R will feature 4089MP sensor and the price will stand at $8,295. Continue reading “Leica M10-R Specs & Images, Coming on July 16”

List of Rumored Nikon Mirrorless Cameras and Lenses

For the rest of the 2020, Nikon is planning to release several new mirrorless products. Here are the list of rumored Nikon mirrorless cameras and lenses.

New Nikkor Z lenses

  • Nikkor Z 24-50mm f/4-6.3: this will probably be the new kit lens for the upcoming Nikon Z5 camera. It will be a small, light, compact (almost like a pancake), cheap plastic lens with a collapsible design similar to the Nikkor Z DX 16-50mm.
  • Nikkor Z 50mm f/1.2 S lens: a massive, solid lens with a lot of glass elements inside – similar in size to the Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S. The 50mm f/1.2 lens may also have the Noct nomenclature (Nikkor Z 50mm f/1.2 S Noct lens).
  • Nikkor Z 14-24mm f/2.8 S lens: smaller and lighter than the F mount version, the lens can take screw-in filters. New info: 105mm filter thread. Not confirmed for July 21 release.

See latest Nikon discounts. Continue reading “List of Rumored Nikon Mirrorless Cameras and Lenses”

Olympus 150-400mm F4.5 Pro Lens now Listed at B&HPhoto

The new Olympus 150-400mm PRO lens is now listed at B&HPhoto. Unfortunately there is no price information yet. According to recent announcement from Olympus, the new super telephoto zoom lens Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 150-400mm f/4.5 TC 1.25x IS PRO will be released in winter of 2020.

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Canon EOS R5, EOS R6, New RF Lenses & Accessories now Available for Pre-order

The new Canon EOS R5 & EOS R6, full frame mirrorless cameras, four new RF lenses and other accessories are now available for pre-order. See full press text here and here is a quick recap of what’s new:

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Sony FE 12-24mm f/2.8 GM Lens Announced, Price $2,998

Sony FE 12-24mm f/2.8 GM lens becomes official. The US price of the wide angle zoom lens is $2,998. You can check the pre-order options at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Shipping is scheduled to start in August 2020. As the widest lens to join Sony’s GM lineup, it is perfect for landscapes, cityscapes, and astrophotographers in search of uncompromising image quality and performance.

From B&H: Continue reading “Sony FE 12-24mm f/2.8 GM Lens Announced, Price $2,998”

Breaking : Nikon Z7S & Z6S Mirrorless Cameras Coming in Late 2020

According to recent reports, Nikon is planning to announce the new Nikon Z7S and Nikon Z6S mirrorless cameras later this year. Official announcement date is expected around October 2020.

This new Nikon Z7S & Z6S mirrorless cameras will benefit from several important new features and will replace the current Nikon Z7 and Z6. Check out what to expect from Nikon Z7S & Z6S Mirrorless Cameras.  Continue reading “Breaking : Nikon Z7S & Z6S Mirrorless Cameras Coming in Late 2020”