Deal: Save $609 on Olympus E-M10 Mark III with 14-42mm and 45mm Lenses Kit for $589

The Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III Mirrorless Camera with 14-42mm EZ and 45mm f/1.8 Lenses Kit are now on sale at B&HAdoramaAmazon for only $589. This is a very good deal as  you save $609 compared to the regular price $1,198.

$609 off on Olympus E-M10 Mark III with 14-42mm and 45mm Lenses: $589 at B&HAdoramaAmazon. Continue reading “Deal: Save $609 on Olympus E-M10 Mark III with 14-42mm and 45mm Lenses Kit for $589”

7artisans 35mm f/0.95 APS-C Lens for APS-C Mirrorless Cameras

7artisans has announced a new affordable ultra-fast manual prime lens: , the 35mm f/0.95 . You can pick up a 7artisans 35mm f/0.95 APS-C lens for any one of these five mounts: Sony E, Fuji X, Canon M, Nikon Z, and even Micro Four Thirds (MFT).

The lens is constructed of 11 elements in 8 groups, has an aperture range of F0.95–16, offers a minimum focusing distance of 37cm (14.5”) and has a 12-blade aperture diaphragm. It offers a 43º angle of view, has a declicked aperture dial and weighs just 369g (13oz).

7Artisans lenses are sold at: AmazonUS | AmazonUK | AmazonDE | eBayUS. Continue reading “7artisans 35mm f/0.95 APS-C Lens for APS-C Mirrorless Cameras”

Meike 35mm f/1.7 Lens Announced for APS-C Mirrorless Cameras

Meike 35mm f/1.7 lens for APS-C Mirrorless Cameras is available for Micro Four Thirds, Sony E, Fuji X, Canon EF-M and Nikon Z-mount cameras. The price of the manual focus Meike 35mm f/1.7 Lens is $69.99. Check availability at Amazon.

This 35mm f/1.7 lens is designed for APS-C-format mirrorless cameras and provides a 52.5mm equivalent focal length. The lens is perfect for a wide variety of subjects from street photography to landscapes and thanks to the f/1.7 max aperture, it can also be used at nighttime.

This standard manual 35mm prime lens from Meike is available for the Nikon Z50 mirrorless in Z-mount. Plus, it’s also compatible with the Nikon Z5Nikon Z6 & Z7 full frame mirrorless models when APS-C crop mode is selected. Continue reading “Meike 35mm f/1.7 Lens Announced for APS-C Mirrorless Cameras”

Meyer Optik Gorlitz Trioplan 50mm f2.8 II Lens for Fuji X, Sony E, M43, and Leica L

Meyer Optik Gorlitz has unveiled the full-frame Trioplan 50mm f2.8 II, a versatile lens with special “soap bubble” bokeh. The developer claims, the lens has been redesigned from the ground up: a new mechanical design based on the Trioplan 100mm f2.8 II now offers photographers excellent controllability with a 50mm focal length.

Trioplan 50mm is manufactured for the most common modern camera mounts Canon EF, Nikon F, Fuji X, Sony E, Pentax K, M42, Micro Four Thirds, Leica M, and Leica L. Additionally, the 50 mm lens also features a movable front element, independent of the focusing action, which increases the maximum magnification to 1:4 for working with nearby subjects as close as 9.8″ away.

Price and availability

Meyer Optik Gorlitz Trioplan 50mm f2.8 II Lens for Fujifilm X, Sony E, Micro Four Thirds, and Leica L mount is now available to pre-order via the Bhphotovideo.com for $899. Continue reading “Meyer Optik Gorlitz Trioplan 50mm f2.8 II Lens for Fuji X, Sony E, M43, and Leica L”

First Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark IV Reviews

First Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark IV reviews started to surface on the web. We’ve tried to cover the latest reviews, sample images and hands-on videos of the E-M10 IV.

The Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark IV is the entry-level model in the company’s Micro Four Thirds cameras. It’s a step up from the beginner-focused E-PL series, offering more controls, better build quality and a broader feature set. It sports a 20MP Four Thirds sensor, in-body image stabilization, flip-down touchscreen with a simple interface and 4K video capture.

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark IV body: $699 at B&HAdoramaAmazon Continue reading “First Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark IV Reviews”

Olympus 100-400mm F5.0-6.3 IS Lens Hands-on Review

Here is a great hands-on review for the ,

Nature and wildlife photographer and Olympus Ambassador David Tipling shares his experience with the Olympus system advantages and especially the new M.Zuiko Digital ED 100‑400mm F5.0-6.3 IS telephoto lens.

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 100-400mm f/5-6.3 IS Lens: $1,499 at B&HAdorama. See the hands-on video review below : Continue reading “Olympus 100-400mm F5.0-6.3 IS Lens Hands-on Review”

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark IV in Stock and Shipping in the US

The Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark IV MFT camera is now in stock and shipping at major US stores.

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark IV body: $699 at B&HAdoramaAmazon

The Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark IV is a compact, lightweight interchangeable, mirrorless camera body designed for the beginner, yet packed with versatile features common in mid-level camera products, offering ease-of-use and incredible portability in a classic body design that is lighter than ever before. A great 4K mirrorless camera for beginners. Continue reading “Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark IV in Stock and Shipping in the US”

Firmware Development for RAW Video Data Output for E-M1X and E-M1 III

Olympus is pleased to announce development for firmware that enables output of RAW video data from the Olympus OM-D E-M1X and Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III mirrorless cameras to the ATOMOS NINJA V HDR monitor recorder. Data will be recorded to the ATOMOS NINJA V as Apple ProRes RAW for flexible image editing. This lends greater flexibility to professional video production post-processing tasks, such as adjusting exposure and color grading recorded footage. The firmware is being developed in collaboration with ATOMOS and is scheduled for release in Winter 2020. Continue reading “Firmware Development for RAW Video Data Output for E-M1X and E-M1 III”

Olympus Updates Firmware for E-M1X, E-M II, E-M1 III, E-M5 III Cameras

Olympus released a new firmware update. Version 3.3 for the OM-D E-M1 Mark IIVersion 1.3 for the OM-D E-M1X, Version 1.2 for OM-D E-M5 Mark III and Version 1.1 for OM-D E-M1 Mark III now available for download.

This new firmware provides feature enhancements for photographers and ability to use focus stacking photography with M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 100-400mm F5.0-6.3 IS lens ($1,499 at B&HAdorama).

Check out the details below with download links. See also recent Olympus announcements on OM-D E-M10 Mark IV Camera & M.Zuiko Digital ED 100-400mm f/5.0-6.3 IS Lens. Continue reading “Olympus Updates Firmware for E-M1X, E-M II, E-M1 III, E-M5 III Cameras”

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 100-400mm F5.0-6.3 IS Lens Announced, Price $1,499

Along with the Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark IV camera, Olympus has also unveiled the new Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 100-400mm F5.0-6.3 IS lens.

It is a super telephoto zoom that is equivalent to 200-800mm when attached to a Micro Four Thirds body, featuring 21 elements, including ED, Super HR and HR glass, as well as a 9-blade aperture, image stabilizer,  minimum focus distance (at all focal lengths) of just 1.3 meters, and the maximum magnification of  0.17x at wide-angle and 0.57x at full telephoto and weather sealed. This new lens costs $1,499, first available for pre-order at Amazon/ B&HAdorama. It will start shipping from September 8, 2020. Continue reading “Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 100-400mm F5.0-6.3 IS Lens Announced, Price $1,499”