Sony A7R V and Sony A9R Rumored to Feature 102MP Sensor with 6K Video

Yes the rumors is both the upcoming Sony A7R V and A9R to feature 102MP sensor with 6K video. This information is all about the new Sony IMX555CQR full frame CMOS sensor that has been leaked a while ago.

According to leaked specs sheet, this IMX555CQR sensor has 102MP resolution. It is capable to capture 6K videos using 12bit ADC with on-chip binning/line-skipping. 4K RGB 4:4:4 video with on-chip color-aware binning.

It’s a little early to talk about the Sony A7R V and Sony A9R full frame E-mount cameras. We can also foresee that the Sony A7R V announcement may extend to 2021, since both the coronavirus affecting the year 2020 and the previous model Sony A7R IV is just one year old. More details after the break ! Continue reading “Sony A7R V and Sony A9R Rumored to Feature 102MP Sensor with 6K Video”

Fujifilm X-T200 vs Sony a6600 Real World Comparison

Fujifilm X-T200 vs Sony a6600 Real World Comparison. The Everyday Dad has compared two of the biggest names in budget video cameras: Fujifilm X-T200 vs Sony a6600.

He is a pretty darn big fan of the Sony APS-C cameras and he loves trying to compare everything under the sun against them because it will absolutely take something special to do that. So does the Fujifilm X-T200? Check it out ! Continue reading “Fujifilm X-T200 vs Sony a6600 Real World Comparison”

Canon EOS R5 and EOS R6 Will Be Officially Announced on April 20

Canon issued a new press release that they will be hosting a Virtual Press Conference at 1pm on April 20, 2020 ‘to unveil the company’s new professional imaging products and technologies.’

We will probably see the highly anticipated Canon EOS R5Canon EOS R6, Canon Cinema EOS C300 Mark II Camcorder and a new Cinema lens on that day.

The new Canon EOS R5 camera already listed at Adorama and B&HPhoto.

$500 off on Canon EOS R body: $1,799 at AmazonB&HAdorama

Canon Confirmed the EOS R5 is the 5D Series Equivalent for Mirrorless

Continue reading “Canon EOS R5 and EOS R6 Will Be Officially Announced on April 20”

Sony A7S III & Sony A7 IV Announcement May be Postponed Due to Covid-19

According to the official press text, Sony is facing a shortage flow of resources from suppliers in Asia, having a wide-ranging impact on the manufacturing of goods in this segment.

It’s a very clear indication that the upcoming Sony products could be delayed. The most important ones are the Sony A7S III and Sony A7 IV full frame mirrorless cameras. The good thing would be to meet these highly anticipated cameras in late 2020. But before Sony will launch the first f/1.2 fast GM lens in 2020.

Upcoming Sony Cameras to be Announced in 2020

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Fujifilm X-T40 to be Announced in early 2021

Fujifilm X-T40 to be announced in early 2021. According to recent reports the mid-range APS-c mirrorless camera is scheduled to arrive in 2021.

The camera will feature the same sensor as seen on the Fuji X-T4 and the major core specification of the shooter will remain the same.  Fuji added the IBIS in the X-T4 but we don’t expect IBIS to be in the X-T40 for marketing purposes.

For those expecting IBIS on the X-T40, you might have to wait another generation until the X-T50. In the meantime you could pick up an X-T30.  Continue reading “Fujifilm X-T40 to be Announced in early 2021”

DPRTV: Pre-Amp Shootout Fujifilm X-T3/X-T4, Sony a7 III, Panasonic S1H, Olympus E-M1 Mark III, Nikon Z6, and Canon EOS-1D X Mark III

Dpreview TV published a Microphone pre-amp Shootout video comparing the Fujifilm X-T3 (X-T4 has the same preamp), Sony a7 III, Panasonic S1H, Olympus E-M1 Mark III, Nikon Z6, and Canon EOS-1D X Mark III cameras.

Below you can see a summary and the results of this video review or you can watch the video below. Continue reading “DPRTV: Pre-Amp Shootout Fujifilm X-T3/X-T4, Sony a7 III, Panasonic S1H, Olympus E-M1 Mark III, Nikon Z6, and Canon EOS-1D X Mark III”

Major Firmware Released for X-T30, Minor Updates for X-T3, 16-80mm F4 Lens

Fujifilm has released firmware updates for its X-T30 and X-T3 camera systems, as well as its XF 16–80mm F4 R OIS WR lens.

Fujifilm X-T3 firmware updated to version 3.21X-T30 to version 1.20 and the wide-angle zoom XF 16-80mm f/4 lens to V1.0.3.

Even the Fujifilm X-T3 and the XF 16-80mm f/4 lens (Amazon / B&H Photo Video/Adorama) firmware fixes minor bugs, Fuji X-T30 has a major upgrade including the improve in autofocus system. Continue reading “Major Firmware Released for X-T30, Minor Updates for X-T3, 16-80mm F4 Lens”

Canon EOS-1D X Mark III vs Sony a9 II – Which One To Buy ?

Here is a comparison video of Canon EOS-1D X Mark III  vs Sony a9 II full frame cameras.

Both the Canon EOS-1D X Mark III DSLR  and the Sony a9 II mirrorless models are designed for the professional sports, photojournalist, wildlife and wedding photographers. But which one is right for you, Canon 1DX Mark III or Sony a9 II? Is it the DSLR with Mirrorless leanings or the straight Mirrorless camera? Check out the comparison between the Canon 1DX Mark III and the Sony a9 II by Jared Polin! Continue reading “Canon EOS-1D X Mark III vs Sony a9 II – Which One To Buy ?”

Canon Confirmed the EOS R5 is the 5D Series Equivalent for Mirrorless

Techradar recently had an interview with David Parry, Canon’s Product Marketing Specialist who talked about some of the details about the Canon EOS R5.

In February 2020 Canon officially announced the development of the EOS R5 full-frame mirrorless camera. The new Canon EOS R5 camera already listed at Adorama and B&HPhoto. Here are some excerpts from the interview. Continue reading “Canon Confirmed the EOS R5 is the 5D Series Equivalent for Mirrorless”

Zhiyun-Tech CRANE 3S Gimbal Stabilizer Announced

Zhiyun CRANE 3S gimbal stabilizer announced for DSLR, mirrorless and even for Digital Cinema cameras.

Zhiyun CRANE 3S is a revolutionary new gimbal, which introduces a modular design, greater payload capacity and cross-compatibility with camera support systems to meet the demands of professional filmmakers. The US price for Zhiyun-Tech CRANE 3S starts at $649, you can pre-order at Amazon/B&H Photo Video/Adorama.

The CRANE 3S has a payload capacity of 6.5 kg (14.33 lb) which allows it to handle cameras such as the Canon EOS 1D X Mark III, Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Cameras, and even larger cameras like those from the Canon Cinema EOS, Sony FS and FX series, and Red Digital Cinema series.

Features:

  • CRANE 3S is constructed with brand new SUPER motors which allow for 14.3lbs payload for a wide range of camera setup including Canon EOS 1DX, Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Cameras, and even Canon Cinema EOS, Sony FS & FX series, and Red Digital Cinema Cameras.
  • Wider compatibility is the goal but flexibility is provided. For larger cinema camera combos, users can attach an extension module onto roll axis for more space, while for smaller DSLR combos, the extension module can be detached for greater portability.
  • To complete challenging shooting tasks, CRANE 3S offers a versatile solution thanks to its cross-compatibility. The handle mods are easily separated and both provide multiple thread holes of different sizes to mount accessories. The modular design allows greater compatibility on CRANE 3S, like with motorized dolly, jib, cable cam, Easyrig, etc.
  • CRANE 3S provides ultimate reliability that users can count on. The reinvented locking system can lock the three axes without noticeable swinging. The modular design is integrated with double locks to ensure the camera is 100% safe on the gimbal during traveling or storage.