Best selling cameras for 2023 at MAP Camera

Here are the best-selling new cameras for 2023 at MAP Camera Japan:

  1. Nikon Z8
  2. Nikon Zf
  3. Sony α7C II
  4. Canon EOS R6 Mark II
  5. Sony α7RV
  6. Sony α7IV
  7. Fujifilm X-T5
  8. Ricoh GR IIIx
  9. Sony α6700
  10. Canon EOS R8
  11. OM System OM-1
  12. Fujifilm X-H2
  13. Fujifilm X-T30 II
  14. Ricoh GR III
  15. Nikon Z fc
  16. Fujifilm X-S10
  17. Sony ZV-E10
  18. Leica Q3
  19. Canon EOS R10
  20. Sony ZV-E1

Via MAP Camera

Best Lenses for Fujifilm X-Series Cameras

Fujifilm’s X-Series cameras have a robust lens lineup, offering a wide range of options for different photography needs and styles. Here are some of the best lenses for Fujifilm X-Series cameras:

  1. Fujinon XF 35mm f/1.4 R: This prime lens offers a classic focal length and a bright aperture, making it ideal for portraits, street photography, and low-light shooting. It delivers excellent image quality with beautiful bokeh and sharpness.
  2. Fujinon XF 23mm f/1.4 R: Another prime lens with a versatile focal length, the XF 23mm f/1.4 R is great for capturing a wide range of subjects, including landscapes, street scenes, and environmental portraits. It produces sharp images with pleasing bokeh.
  3. Fujinon XF 16-55mm f/2.8 R LM WR: This zoom lens covers a popular focal length range equivalent to 24-82.5mm in 35mm format, making it suitable for various shooting situations, from landscapes to portraits. It offers a constant aperture of f/2.8, weather-sealing, and excellent optical performance.
  4. Fujinon XF 56mm f/1.2 R: If you’re into portraiture or want a lens for capturing stunning shallow depth-of-field images, the XF 56mm f/1.2 R is an excellent choice. It produces creamy bokeh and superb subject isolation, making your portraits stand out.
  5. Fujinon XF 50-140mm f/2.8 R LM OIS WR: This telephoto zoom lens provides a versatile range for capturing distant subjects, sports, wildlife, and portraits. With its constant f/2.8 aperture, optical image stabilization, and weather-sealed construction, it’s a versatile lens for outdoor photography.
  6. Fujinon XF 10-24mm f/4 R OIS: Ideal for landscapes, architecture, and interior photography, this wide-angle zoom lens offers an equivalent focal length range of 15-36mm in 35mm format. It features optical image stabilization and excellent image quality throughout the zoom range.
  7. Fujinon XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM OIS: This kit lens offers a versatile zoom range and a relatively bright aperture, making it a great everyday lens for various shooting situations. It provides optical image stabilization and delivers sharp images with good color rendition.

These are just a few examples of the best lenses for Fujifilm X-Series cameras. Fujifilm continues to expand its lens lineup, so there are many other options available to suit different photography needs and preferences. When choosing a lens, consider factors such as focal length, aperture, image stabilization, build quality, and budget to find the best option for your specific requirements.

Best Memory Cards for Fujifilm X100VI

Best memory cards for Fujifilm X100VI, including UHS-I SD models. Here are our top recommended & fastest SD cards for Fujifilm X100VI compact camera.

The Fujifilm X100VI has a single memory card slot that supports UHS-I SD cards. Boasting 6.2K/30P video recording, advanced 5th generation imaging technology, AI-powered autofocus, and a convenient built-in ND filter offering four stops of control, the Fujifilm X100VI is set to become a favorite among street, travel, and lifestyle content creators.

Whether your focus is predominantly on still photography, videography, or a combination of both, our recommendations are crafted to cater to your specific requirements. Without further delay, let’s delve into our top picks for SD cards compatible with the Fujifilm X100VI camera. Continue reading “Best Memory Cards for Fujifilm X100VI”

Canon Thanksgiving Sale, $500 Off on Selected RF Zoom Lenses

As part of the 2023 Canon Black Friday Deals, Canon is discounting five popular Canon RF zoom lenses for Thanksgiving! You can save $500 on these selected lenses.

  • Canon RF 28-70mm F2L USM–$500 Off—Amazon
  • Canon RF 15-35mm F2.8L IS USM–$500 Off—Amazon
  • Canon RF 24-70mm f/2.8L IS USM–$500 Off—Amazon
  • Canon RF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM–$500 Off—Amazon
  • Canon RF 100-500mm F4-7.1L IS USM–$500 Off—Amazon
  • Up to 500 Off on Canon RF Lenses at Amazon 
  • Up to $500 Off on Canon RF Lenses at B&H 
  • Up to $500 Off on Canon RF Lenses at Adorama 

2023 Nikon Z8 Black Friday Deals Now Live

The Nikon Black Friday Deals 2023 have just gone live, offering a significant saving of $300 on the Nikon Z8 body and an impressive $500 off the Nikon Z8 with the 24-120mm f/4 S lens kit. This marks the first time the Nikon Z8 has seen a discount, which is not surprising given its release in May 2023 and its frequent scarcity in stock. If you’ve been contemplating upgrading to the Nikon Z8, this discount could be the incentive you’ve been waiting for.

To help you navigate through the best offers available, we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of 2023 Black Friday Nikon Z8 deals and sales from major online retailers. If you’re considering purchasing this exceptional camera during the holiday shopping season, now is the time to make your move.

$300 off on Nikon Z8 body: $3,696.95 at B&HAdoramaAmazon.

$500 off on Nikon Z8 with 24-120mm f/4 Lens: $4,399.95 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

$500 off on Nikon Z8 with 24-120mm f/4 Lens and FTZ II Adapter Kit: $4,649.90 at Amazon

$500 off on Nikon Z8 with 24-120mm f/4 Lens: $4,596.95 at B&HAdorama.

$400 off on Nikon Z8 with 24-120mm f/4 Lens and FTZ II Adapter Kit: $4,946.90 at B&HAdorama.

Like the Z9, the Nikon Z8 is built for high-end video and stills. Inside the camera are the same 45.7-megapixel stacked CMOS sensor and EXPEED 7 processor that sit in the Z9. This enables the Nikon Z8 to record in-camera 12-bit raw video at up to 8.3K at 60p or 4.1K at 120p. The camera’s 12-bit raw footage is saved in Nikon’s N-RAW file format, which is half the size of a ProRes RAW HQ file, and in-camera Full-HD proxy files are created when shooting internal 8.3K N-RAW or 4.1K ProRes RAW HQ.

Nikon NIKKOR Z 180-600mm F5.6-6.3 VR Lens to Start Shipping Soon

The newly announced Nikkor Z 180-600mm F5.6-6.3 VR lens will start shipping from August 30, listed at Adorama. While B&H listed “shipping will begin Sat Sep 30”.

Nikkor Z 180-600mm F5.6-6.3 VR lens costs $1,696.95, with which, you are always ready for the shot, whether capturing wildlife in its natural habitat, fast-paced sports action, or tracking aircraft speeding across the sky.

Nikkor Z 70-180mm F2.8 Pre-Order AmazonB&HAdorama
Nikkor Z 180-600mm F5.6-6.3 VR Pre-Order Amazon/ Adorama / B&H

New Nikon Summer Savings Now Live

Nikon Summer Savings is now live on Adorama.com. We’ve highlighted some top sellers below. The new rebates will end on September 3rd.

Nikon started a new Summer Savings Event at Adorama, B&HPhoto and Amazon. Here are some of the savings: Continue reading “New Nikon Summer Savings Now Live”

Hot Deals: Up to $700 Off on Canon Cameras & Deals

Hot Deals!!! B&HAdorama launched the  latest big instant savings! You can save up to $700 with the code “CANONSAVEBIG”.

All B&H Photo’s offerings are listed here.

Hot Deal: Venus Optics Laowa 15mm F2 FE Zero-D Lens for $649

Hot Deal!!! Today, B&H launched a great deal on Venus Optics Laowa 15mm f/2 FE Zero-D Lens for only $649! This is $200 cheaper than regular, available for Canon RFNikon ZSony E and Leica L mounts.

  • Venus Optics Laowa 15mm f/2 FE Zero-D Lens–$200 Off
Key Features
  • Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/2 to f/22
  • Three Extra-Low Dispersion Elements
  • Two Aspherical Elements
  • Rectilinear Design, Low Distortion
  • Frog Eye Dust & Water-Repellent Coating
  • Manual Focus Design
  • Manual Aperture Ring Can Be De-Clicked
  • 5-Blade Diaphragm

Venus Optics lenses are sold at Adorama and B&H.

ON1 Photo RAW 2023.5 Software Coming in June

The ON1 Photo RAW 2023.5 is coming in June and will include the new Resize AI with Face Recovery, new Masking Tools and Curves Control, improved raw processing for better quality images, and more:

Photo RAW 2023.5 is a free update for ON1 Everything subscribers and owners of version 2023. You can order now with coupon code  NEW2023-5 for a special introductory price.

Here are the key features coming in version 2023.5 in early June:

  • New Face Recovery Technology in Resize AI for upscaling faces with remarkable detail. Perfect for upscaling old photos or cropping a portrait or headshot out and upscaling it to super-resolution.
  • Upgraded raw processing for more natural shadows, fewer edge artifacts, and more responsive sliders
  • Greatly improved Refine Mask Brush for masking challenging areas like hair and trees
  • New Encircle option in the Refine Mask tool, to draw around the borders of an object when masking
  • Enhanced Mask AI for improved masking in photos of people and animals
  • New dropper tool for the Curves control in Effects
  • Zooming and panning the preview as well as adjusting tool properties such as brush size can now be accomplished simultaneously with the scroll-wheel
  • New Cameras and Lenses