Fujifilm INSTAX Mini 11 Instant Film Camera Announced

Fujifilm introduced the new INSTAX Mini 11 Instant Film Camera. The US price for INSTAX Mini 11 is $69.95, now available for pre-order at B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon. Release date is on March 5th, 2020.

See also : Fujifilm X-T4 Announced with 15fps and 6.5 stop IBIS, Price : $1,699 and Additional Fuji X-T4 Coverage.  Check availability at B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon.

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Fujifilm X-T4 First Impression Reviews

Fujifilm X-T4 First Impression Reviews. The Fujifilm X-T4 is an high-end SLR-style mirrorless camera with a 26MP BSI CMOS X-Trans sensor and in-body image stabilization that can reduce shake by up to 6.5 stops.

The camera shoots continuously at 20 fps (e-shutter) or 15 fps (mechanical shutter) at full resolution, or at up to 30 fps in a 1.25x crop mode. Video can be captured at both DCI and UHD 4K at up to 60p, with a top bit rate of 400Mbps.

The US price for X-T4 body is $1,699, now available for B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon. The release date for X-T4 is in mid or late April, 2020. Continue reading “Fujifilm X-T4 First Impression Reviews”

Sony FE 20mm f/1.8 G Lens Announced, Price $898

Sony has officially announced the new FE 20mm f/1.8 G lens (SEL20F18G) today. The US price for this lens is $898, check availability at B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama. Release date for this lens in March 2020.  Continue reading “Sony FE 20mm f/1.8 G Lens Announced, Price $898”

Interview Details About the Fujifilm X100V Camera

The Fujifilm X100V is the fifth version of the company’s popular APS-C compact cameras. The new version has the latest 26mp BSI CMOS sensor on the Fujifilm X-Pro3 and Fujifilm X-T3 interchangeable lens cameras, a newly developed 23mm f/2 lens, a tilting screen, improved hybrid viewfinder, and weather-resistance.

Fujifilm X100V priced at $1399. Check availability at B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama.

DPReview interviewed Chief Designer Maszumi Imai and Senior Manager Shinichiro Udono at the X Summit. Below are some key points from the interview: Continue reading “Interview Details About the Fujifilm X100V Camera”

Canon EOS R7 APS-C Mirrorless to be Announced in 2021

Canon EOS R7 APS-C mirrorless camera to be announced in 2021. According to latest rumors, the name of this new APS-C EOS R body would be Canon EOS R7.

To make the system usable Canon will also announce three  new RF lenses for the APS-C mirrorless cameras. This lineup of RF-series APS-c lenses will include standart zoom, a fixed bright prime and a telephoto. New lenses expected to arrive with the Canon EOS R7 APS-c mirrorless camera.

On the other hand there has been talks about that this new Canon EOS R7 body could be the real replacement for the aging EOS 7D Mark II. The detailed specifications and pricing info are still unknown. See also Canon EOS R5S/R3 Camera Rumors Continue reading “Canon EOS R7 APS-C Mirrorless to be Announced in 2021”

Fujifilm X-T4 Press Text, 26MP, 15fps, 6.5 stop IBIS

The Fujifilm X-T4 is an enthusiast SLR-style mirrorless camera with a new 26MP BSI CMOS X-Trans sensor and X-Processor 4 of the Fujifilm X-Pro3. The main difference is the IBIS, as the X-T4 now provides 6.5 stop 5-axis IBIS with 18 out of 29 XF / XC lenses.

With the new autofocus algorithm and phase detection AF’s processing capability in the Fujifilm X-T4, tracking success rate has been doubled compared to the X-T3.

The US price for X-T4 body is $1,699, now available for B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon. The release date for X-T4 is in mid or late April, 2020.

Check out the Fujifilm X-T4 Specifications and full press release below. Continue reading “Fujifilm X-T4 Press Text, 26MP, 15fps, 6.5 stop IBIS”

Metabones launches Nikon F to Fuji G-mount (GFX) Expander 1.26x

Metabones has announced the Nikon G Lens to Fuji G-mount (GFX) Expander 1.26x, which allows users to use Nikon F mount lenses on Fujifilm GFX bodies. The Metabones Nikon F to GFX mount adapter will be priced at $519.

The mount adapter is compatible with Nikon F-mount lenses with mechanical aperture lever, but can also be used DX lenses; however, Metabones warns this will cause severe vignetting in most conditions. See the press text of Metabones Introduces Nikon G Lens to Fuji G-mount (GFX) Expander 1.26x below. Continue reading “Metabones launches Nikon F to Fuji G-mount (GFX) Expander 1.26x”

Fujifilm X-T3 Firmware Update V4.0 Rumored for Late Spring

Fujifilm is planning to release a massive firmware update for Fuji X-T3 camera in late Spring. This will be the firmware update version 4.0 for X-T3 and will bring significant number of Fujifilm X-T4 features to the X-T3.

So this update will bring Fuji X-T3 a step more closer to the new Fuji X-T4 camera. Take a look at the major set of improvements that will be introduced with the upcoming X-T3 firmware update 4.0. Continue reading “Fujifilm X-T3 Firmware Update V4.0 Rumored for Late Spring”

Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN Art Lens Firmware Update V02

Sigma released a new firmware update V02 for Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN lens.

Designed  for Sony E-Mount and L-Mount is the second newly-designed “Art zoom” dedicated for full mirrorless cameras.

The Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN Art lens price is $1,099 and it is generally compared against Tamron’s popular 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD, which retails for $850. Check availability at BHphotoAdorama. Continue reading “Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN Art Lens Firmware Update V02”

Olympus 12-100mm F4 PRO vs. 12-45mm F4 PRO vs. 12-40 f2.8 PRO Comparison

The new  premium standard zoom lens for Micro Four Thirds system cameras. Peter Forsgård compared the three PRO zoom lenses from Olympus.

Olympus 12-100mm F4 Pro vs. 12-45mm f4 Pro vs. 12-40 f2.8 Pro is an interesting battle. Check out which one is the one for you?  Continue reading “Olympus 12-100mm F4 PRO vs. 12-45mm F4 PRO vs. 12-40 f2.8 PRO Comparison”