Canon to Release RF 100-500mm f/4.5-7.1L IS USM Lens & 2 RF Lens Extenders in 2020

Along with Canon EOS R5 development announcement, the company also announced that they will release 7 new RF lenses and 2 RF lens extenders in 2020.

According to the details, the  will hit the shelves sometime in 2020

Reference exhibits for the EOS R5 and RF 100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM, Extender RF 1.4x and Extender RF 2x will be on display in the Canon booth at the CP+ Camera and Photo Imaging Show 2020, to be held from February 27 to March 1 at the Pacifico Yokohama convention hall in Yokohama, Japan. Continue reading “Canon to Release RF 100-500mm f/4.5-7.1L IS USM Lens & 2 RF Lens Extenders in 2020”

Canon EOS R5 Specs, Release Date : 8K, IBIS, 20fps

Canon announces the development of Canon EOS R5 full frame mirrorless camera. This will be a flagship RF-mount mirrorless camera with built-in image stabilization, capable of 8K video and 20fps burst mode.

Not much details shared in the development announcement also the release date of the EOS R5  expected to be sometime in 2020. You can find the Canon EOS R5 specifications below. Other than that check out this previous rumor post to find out more details about the EOS R5.

Alongside the R5, Canon is also teasing ‘9 RF lenses’ coming later this year, including a new telezoom – the RF 100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM. Samples of the R5, the 100-500mm, and two new RF Extenders (1.4X and 2X) are expected to be shown at the WPPI show in Las Vegas, and the CP+ show in Yokohama, Japan.

Update on B&HPhoto Product page.

  • Newly Developed Full-Frame CMOS Sensor
  • 8K Video Recording
  • Up to 12 fps with Mechanical Shutter
  • In-Body Image Stabilization

Price and more specifications for the EOS R5 to follow soon

Canon also announced the development of a new RF 100-500 f/4.5-7.1L IS USM lens and 1.4x and 2.0x extenders. Here is the full press release: Continue reading “Canon EOS R5 Specs, Release Date : 8K, IBIS, 20fps”

Fuji Released Firmware Updates for X-T2, X-Pro1, X-A7, X-E1 and Fujinon XF8-16mm f/2.8

Fujifilm has released new firmware updates for several Fujifilm cameras and lenses.

This firmware update includes Fujifilm X-T2, X-Pro1, X-A7, X-E1 cameras and Fujinon XF 8-16mm f/2.8 lens.  Continue reading “Fuji Released Firmware Updates for X-T2, X-Pro1, X-A7, X-E1 and Fujinon XF8-16mm f/2.8”

Nikon Unveils NIKKOR Z 20mm f/1.8 S & NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 Lenses

Today the Nikon D6 DSLR camera (B&H Photo/Adorama/Amazon), Nikon unveiled the NIKKOR Z 20mm f/1.8 S and NIKKOR Z 24-200mm lenses  with built-in stabilization.

Both Nikon Z-mount lenses are in the company’s roadmap. There will be a total of 23 Z-mount mirrorless lenses by 2021.

The US price for NIKKOR Z 20mm f/1.8 S lens is $1,049.95 at B&HPhoto/Adorama/Amazon., will be released in March, 2020. The US price NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 lens is $899.95 at B&HPhoto/Adorama/Amazon, will be released in April, 2020.

Sample photos: 20mm f/1.8 | 24-200mm f/4-6.3 Continue reading “Nikon Unveils NIKKOR Z 20mm f/1.8 S & NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 Lenses”

Nikon D6 DSLR Camera Announced, Price: $6,499

The Nikon D6 DSLR camera is now officially announced. You can find the price, specs and release date information of the Nikon’s flagship DSLR camera.

  • Nikon D6 Camera Body $6,499.95 USD at Amazon | Adorama | B&HPhoto
  • Nikon D6 Sample photos
  • Basic specs:
    • 20.8MP FX-Format CMOS Sensor
    • EXPEED 6 Image Processor
    • Multi-CAM 37K 105-Pt. All Cross-Type AF
    • 14 fps Shooting, Extended ISO 3280000

Continue reading “Nikon D6 DSLR Camera Announced, Price: $6,499”

Olympus 12-45mm f/4 PRO Lens Announced

Olympus has announced the M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-45mm f/4 PRO lens which is the world’s most compact and lightweight high-performance standard zoom lens fixed aperture.

The  premium standard zoom lens for Micro Four Thirds system cameras. According to the company the

This is one of the lenses of three that is announced in the Olympus M.Zuiko Digital Lens roadmap. The ultra-compact M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-45mm F4.0 PRO lens has a filter size. The lens is remarkably compact; it’s 70mm (2.8″) long and weighs just 254 grams (9 ounces). It is also weather-sealed, to IPX1 standards.

The Olympus 12-45mm F4 Pro will be available in April for $649 at AmazonAdoramaB&HPhoto. Continue reading “Olympus 12-45mm f/4 PRO Lens Announced”

Olympus Announces OM-D E-M1 Mark III With World’s Best IBIS System

Olympus introduced an update to the E-M1 line with the announcement of the OM-D E-M1 Mark III Mirrorless Camera.

The new micro four thirds camera takes a lot of the innovations that showed up in the company’s double-grip sports camera, the E-M1X, and fits them into a more compact and lightweight body. The new E-M1 Mark III comes with the world’s best image stabilisation system with 7.5 shutter speed steps of compensation.

More on the E-M1 Mark III features, the new model includes a 20.4 Megapixel Live MOS sensor, the world’s best image stabilization system with 7.5 shutter speed steps of compensation, 18fps maximum burst shooting with autofocus and DCI 4K/24p video capture.

Olympus E-M1 Mark III  body: $1799.99 USD – Amazon | Adorama | B&Hphoto. Check out the Olympus E-M1 Mark III specifications, samples and first impressions. Continue reading “Olympus Announces OM-D E-M1 Mark III With World’s Best IBIS System”

Fujifilm X-Pro3 Firmware 1.04 Released, Fixes EVF Issue

Fujifilm released a new firmware update for Fujifilm X-Pro3 rangefinder mirrorless camera. The new firmware 1.0.4 simply fixes the EVF issue.

Fujifilm X-Pro3 ($1,799): B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama

Latest rangefinder style mirrorless camera designed with a film ethos, the FUJIFILM X-Pro3 is a unique mirrorless camera characterized by its distinct viewfinder design, a hidden LCD screen, and its stylish, rangefinder-inspired design with a dura silver finish. Check out the Fujifilm X-Pro3 Firmware 1.04 details and download links below.  Continue reading “Fujifilm X-Pro3 Firmware 1.04 Released, Fixes EVF Issue”

Leica Q2 Firmware Update Version 2.0 Released

Leica has released a firmware update for its Q2 that adds and improves a number of features for the prime lens compact camera. Firmware version 2.0 for the Leica Q2 addresses nearly every facet of the camera, from shooting modes to mobile transfer speeds.

The Leica Q2 is a fixed-lens, full-frame camera sporting a new 47.3MP sensor and a sharp, stabilized 28mm F1.7 Summilux lens.

The US price for Leica Q2 is $4,995.00. Check availability at B&H Photo/Adorama.

Here is the list of performance improvements: Continue reading “Leica Q2 Firmware Update Version 2.0 Released”

New 400MP Images Coming to Fuji GFX 100 Camera System

Fujifilm announced it’s working on adding a 400 Megapixel ‘pixel shift’ mode for its GFX 100 ($9,999.95 at Amazon/B&H Photo Video/Adorama) medium format mirrorless camera system.

With this announcement, the Fujifilm GFX 100 will be getting a firmware camera update to improve the In-Body Image Stabilisation (IBIS) that will mean the medium format mirrorless camera can capture 400MP images.

The news was announced at the Fujifilm X Summit in London which the company unveiled the X100v with new 23mm lens and revealed the X-T4 announcement dateContinue reading “New 400MP Images Coming to Fuji GFX 100 Camera System”