Category: Panasonic

Yongnuo YN 42.5mm f/1.7M II lens for Micro Four Thirds Coming Soon

Yongnuo will soon announce an updated version of 42.5mm f/1.7 II lens for Micro Four Thirds system cameras. The price of the lens will be aproximately $100. Yongnuo lenses are sold at AdoramaB&H, and Amazon.

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  • Aperture ratio: 1: 1.7-1: 16
  • Focal length: 42.5 mm (for Micro 4/3 cameras is 85 mm)
  • Minimum focusing distance: 30 cm
  • Maximum magnification ratio 1:6.7
  • Optical design: 9 elements in 8 groups with 2 Yongnuo ED ED elements
  • Autofocusing with DSM (Digital Stepping Motor)
  • Aperture: 7 rounded blades
  • AF / MF focus mode switch
  • Filter diameter: 52 mm
  • Weight: 135 grams

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Meyer Optik Görlitz Primoplan 75mm f/1.9 II Lens Released

Meyer Optik Görlitz released their Primoplan 75mm f/1.9 II lens. The bright prime optic will be available for Canon EF, Fuji X, Leica M, M42, MFT, Nikon F, Pentax K, and Sony E mounts. The price in the US is $999 and pre-orders are now open.

Here are all updated/new Meyer Optik Görlitz lenses :

  • Meyer Optik Görlitz Lydith 30mm f/3.5 II lens
  • Meyer Optik Görlitz Trioplan 50mm f/2.8 II lens
  • Meyer Optik Görlitz Primoplan 58mm f/1.9 II lens
  • Meyer Optik Görlitz Primoplan 75mm f/1.9 II lens
  • Meyer Optik Görlitz Trioplan 100mm f/2.8 II lens

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Adorama Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals for 2020

Black Friday is live and here are the Adorama Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals for 2020.

Adorama Camera is one of the top online stores for digital photography and camera gears. In 2020, the store announced their Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals for 2020 shopping season including cameras, lenses, gaming, home electronics, lighting & studio, computers, video, drives, SSD & storage, camera Accessories, drones & sports, audio, musical instruments and more.

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Olympus and Panasonic European Black Friday Deals

Here are several Olympus and Panasonic European Black Friday Deals. Starting from today all European Black Friday deals are now live at Amazon DEAmazon UK.

This is part of the ultimate guide to Black Friday 2020. These special offers starts from starts on November 27th, 2020 and runs through the end of 2020. Check out the US Black Friday 2020 pages at Amazon US, B&H PhotoAdorama and eBay.

Skylum launched the new Luminar 4 with AI Sky enhancer tool. For a limited time you get this package with a $10 discount using coupon code “CAMERANEWS” and extra Bonuses.See also 2020 Black Friday Mirrorless Camera Deals

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Here are the Sigma 24mm f/3.5, 35mm f/2 and 65mm f/2 DG DN Contemporary Lenses

Here are the first product images of the upcoming Sigma 24mm f/3.5, 35mm f/2 and 65mm f/2 DG DN Contemporary lenses. These Sigma lenses for mirrorless cameras  will be officially announced on December 1st, 2020 and available in Sony E and Leica L mounts.

The upcoming Sigma Lenses:

  • Sigma 24mm f/3.5 DG DN Contemporary Lens
  • Sigma 35mm f/2 DG DN Contemporary Lens
  • Sigma 65mm f/2 DG DN Contemporary Lens

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New Firmware Updates Released for Panasonic G9 & G100

Panasonic released new firmware updated for Panasonic G9 & G100 cameras. With this firmware the company updated to version 2.3 for Panasonic G9 (AmazonB&HAdorama) and firmware version 1.1 for Panasonic G100 (AmazonB&HAdorama).

Improvement for the Panasonic G9:

  1. Fixed the problem of overexposure when burst shooting with the settings of SH1, SH2, SH1 PRE, SH2 PRE.
  2. Improved LVF image quality when waiting for shooting in creative video mode.

Improvement for the Panasonic G100:

  1. LUMIX Webcam Software(Beta) Compatibility
    – LUMIX Webcam Software (Beta) can be used.
  2. Improved Image Stabilization
    – There were cases the angle of view changed according to the movement of the subject when using a lens that does not support image stabilization and [E-Stabilization(Video)] is set to ON. This bug has been fixed.
  3. Other added functions
    – [Horizontal Image Flip(Monitor)] / [Vertical Image Flip(Monitor)] enables to reverse or not to reverse the monitor image when the free-angle monitor is rotated.

Download link: New Firmware Updates for Panasonic G9 & G100

$200 off on Panasonic G9 for $997.99

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World’s Fastest Photographic Lens Announced : NOKTON 29mm f/0.8 for Micro Four Thirds

Cosina Japan officially announced the Super Nokton 29mm f/0,8 MFT lens which is claimed to be the world’s fastest photographic lens. The US price to be around $2,099. Voigtlander NOKTON 29mm f/0.8 Aspherical lens will be released on December 10, 2020. Voigtlander currently produces a range of lenses for Micro Four Thirds users. See Voigtlander lenses for Micro Four Thirds.

The Nokton 29mm F0.8 is a standard lens designed exclusively for Micro Four Thirds. Achieves the brightest F0.8 * as an interchangeable lens for photography currently on the market. Check out the details Continue reading…

Voigtlander NOKTON 29mm f/0.8 Aspherical lens for Micro Four Thirds Coming Soon

Nokishita reports that Voigtlander-Cosina will soon announce the new SUPER NOKTON 29mm f/0.8 Aspherical lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras.

Voigtlander‘s Nokton 29mm f/0.8 Lens for Micro Four Thirds Cameras will be a breathtaking wide-angle lens that combines an extraordinary maximum aperture of f/0.8 with a superb magnificent low-light/shallow depth-of-field images–photographs or video.

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Panasonic S 85mm f/1.8 Lens Announced

Panasonic unveiled a new large-aperture medium-telephoto fixed focal length lens. enhances portrait photography with its beautiful bokeh effect.

Based on the L-Mount system for the LUMIX S Series full-frame mirrorless camera, Panasonic is going to release four F1.8 large-aperture lenses as previously announced, and this 85mm F1.8 is the first one. These four F1.8 lenses feature common size and position of control parts to provide practical advantage in use, for example, when the camera is on a gimbal, it is easy to exchange lenses quickly with minimum adjustment of connected gears. Filters can also be used in common thanks to the same diameter. Boasting high mobility realized by its compact size and light weight, the LUMIX S 85mm F1.8 is also suitable for stills.

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