Fujifilm GFX100 Availability, Specifications, And Price

Fujifilm GFX 100 Availability, Specifications, And Price ! Fujiiflm announces the release of the GFX100 mirrorless digital camera featuring a newly developed 102 megapixels (approx. 55mm diagonal length) large format sensor.

The US price for the Fujifilm GFX100 is $9,999, now available for pre-order at Amazon/B&H Photo Video/Adorama. The release date for this camera is on June 27th, 2019. Full press text can be found here. Continue reading “Fujifilm GFX100 Availability, Specifications, And Price”

Olympus Tough TG-6 Waterproof, Dustproof, Freezeproof and Shockproof Camera

Olympus Tough TG-6 waterproof, dustproof, freezeproof and shockproof camera is now officially announced.

Olympus Tough TG-6 is a modest update to its predecessor, with the majority of its changes related to macro and underwater shooting.

Olympus Tough TG-6 is waterproof to a depth of 50 feet (15m), dustproof, shockproof to 7 feet (2.4m), crushproof to 100 kgf, freezeproof to 14oF (-10°C), and features a dual-pane protective glass construction for superb anti-fogging performance.

The Tough TG-6 will be available in your choice of red or black, and will be priced at $449 (Amazon | B&H and Adorama) when it ships in late June. Prices for the numerous accessories are listed in the press release below. Full press text. Continue reading “Olympus Tough TG-6 Waterproof, Dustproof, Freezeproof and Shockproof Camera”

Canon RF 24mm f/1.4L USM Lens and New RF Macro Coming in Early 2020

Canon RF 24mm f/1.4L USM Lens and a new RF-series Macro optic is rumored to be announced in the beginning of 2020. Along with these two lenses, the  also mentioned for early 2020 announcement.

Designed for Canon EOS R and EOS RP full frame mirrorless cameras, the new macro RF lens will be “first of its kind macro lens“, currently, there is not much info about this lens. Continue reading “Canon RF 24mm f/1.4L USM Lens and New RF Macro Coming in Early 2020”

Best Nikon Lenses for Sports and Action in 2019

Looking for the best Nikon lenses for sports and action photography? Here is the buying guide for you.

If indoors, you need to freeze the action by selecting a fast shutter speed, but you’re often limited by the low amount of light available. Most lenses don’t have apertures big enough to let in more light so you’re left with raising the ISO speed and this doesn’t always look good on every DSLR.

For outdoor sports photography, light is usually not the problem and even the f/5.6 max aperture lenses will work fine. And there is a wide range of lenses that can be used for outdoor sports and action photography.

Here we’ve compiled a list of lenses that can help you take amazing sports and action photos. Whatever camera you may have and whatever your skill level may be, you’re sure to find something here that fits your needs. Continue reading “Best Nikon Lenses for Sports and Action in 2019”

Patent : Tamron 485mm f/5.8 Lens for Micro Four Thirds

Tamron has filed a new patent in Japan. This patent describes a Tamron 485mm f/5.8 lens for mirrorless cameras with Micro Four Thirds image sensors.

If we see this in mass production than it would be Tamron’s second optic for Micro 4/3rds. First one released back in mid-2014 as the Tamron 14-150mm F/3.5-5.8 Di III ($399). Tamron 480mm f/5.8 Lens for Micro Four Thirds will offer a 960mm equivalent range in 35mm format and probably use a stepper motor for silent autofocus.  Continue reading “Patent : Tamron 485mm f/5.8 Lens for Micro Four Thirds”

Panasonic DC-LX100 II Camera with 17MP multi-aspect sensor

The Panasonic Lumix LX100 II is a 17 megapixel enthusiast zoom compact with a 24-75mm equivalent F1.7-2.8 lens. It uses up to ~85% of the area of a Four Thirds-sized sensor to give a choice of aspect ratios without narrowing the field of view.

The LX100 II features an updated grip, a new 17mp multi-aspect Four Thirds sensor (total 20mp, same sensor as found in the GX9), without an optical low-pass filter, a 3inch touch-screen, USB charging, and additional customisable function buttons.

The Panasonic LX100 II price is $999 in US. Check availability at Amazon | B&H Photo VideoContinue reading “Panasonic DC-LX100 II Camera with 17MP multi-aspect sensor”

DJI Osmo Action VS. GoPro Hero 7 – Comparison

Here is a video comparison of the DJI Osmo Action VS. GoPro Hero 7 action cameras.  DJI Osmo Action camera offers 4K video recording at 60p, 3-Axis image stabilization.

The GoPro killer DJI Osmo Action camera price is $349 which is $50 cheaper than GoPro HERO7 Black. You can buy from B&H Photo Video/Adorama. Check out the DJI Osmo Action VS. GoPro Hero 7 comparison. Continue reading “DJI Osmo Action VS. GoPro Hero 7 – Comparison”

Specs of Fujifilm GFX 100 Leaked Online

Here are the specs of Fujifilm GFX 100 that have been leaked ahead of its official announcement.  rumored a while ago.

The upcoming Fujifilm GFX 100 mirrorless camera  is expected to have a price tag of $9,995 in US. Fujifilm’s medium format  camera to be announced on May 23, 2019.

The full leaked specs of GFX 100 now available online. (Translated by Google) Continue reading “Specs of Fujifilm GFX 100 Leaked Online”

Best Lenses for Sony A6500

Best Lenses for Sony A6500 mirrorless camera. Looking for recommended lenses for your Sony Alpha a6500? Here are the top rated Sony a6500 lenses.

The Sony Alpha a6500 is a higher-end version of the company’s APS-c mirrorless camera. The major additions are a new LSI that greatly improves AF and burst shooting performance, 5-axis image stabilization, and a touchscreen LCD with ‘touchpad AF.’ Sony claims autofocus speeds of 0.05 secs and a top burst rate of 11 fps (8 fps with C-AF) for up to 307 shots. The in-body IS system is CIPA-rated to five stops.

It retains the a6300’s 24.2MP CMOS sensor (APS-C-size), Hybrid AF system, EVF, 4K video capture capability and weather-sealed magnesium-alloy body. It is really amazing! So, in order to get a professional-like shot, the next thing is to find the best/right lenses for Sony a6500. Here we selected the best lenses for Sony A6500 camera. All the recommended lenses for Sony A6500 would cover virtually all shooting scenarios.

Below are the top recommended lenses for Sony A6500 mirrorless camera. You can choose the one you need. Continue reading “Best Lenses for Sony A6500”

New Patents: Canon RF 17-35mm f/4-5.6, RF 135mm f/1.8L & RF 100mm f/1.4L USM Lenses

New Canon patents have been appeared on the web. The patent applications are for  Canon RF 17-35mm f/4-5.6, RF 135mm f/1.8L & RF 100mm f/1.4L USM Lenses.

Designed for Canon EOS R and EOS RP full frame mirrorless cameras, these are excellent lens options, especially the L series RF 100mm f/1.4 looks promising.  Continue reading “New Patents: Canon RF 17-35mm f/4-5.6, RF 135mm f/1.8L & RF 100mm f/1.4L USM Lenses”