What to Expect Next from Canon ? (July 2019)

What to expect from Canon ? Here are the latest updates for the upcoming Canon DSLR and mrrorless cameras as well as new lenses. In this July 2019 edition of “What to expect from Canon” , you’ll get the latest news and rumors in one place.

The company will unveil the previously rumored cameras and lenses on July 9th. These are the PowerShot G5 X Mark IIPowerShot G7 X Mark III, and RF 24-240mm f/4-6.3 IS USM lens.

This month we’ll have the new Canon’s “holy trinity” RF mount zoom lenses that is expected to be released before the end of July 2019. Continue reading “What to Expect Next from Canon ? (July 2019)”

Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II to be Announced Soon

It is now confirmed that the Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera will be officially announced in the next 30 days, to replace the current PowerShot G5 X model.

As you might remember, the Japan-based company officially unveiled the PowerShot G1 X Mark III camera ($1,299 at AmazonB&HAdorama). This is the flagship model comes with 24.2MP APS-C CMOS Sensor and DSLR-like autofocus. The Canon G5X Mark II, G3X Mark II were expected to be announced for CES 2019 this year but both cameras are delayed.  Continue reading “Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II to be Announced Soon”

Fujifilm INSTAX Mini LiPlay Instant Camera, Price $159.95

Fujifilm Instax Mini LiPlay is Fuji’s latest smallest, lightest hybrid instant camera. The hybrid instant film camera combines the features of an analog instant film camera with digital camera convenience in the smallest package possible.  The US price for this camera is $159.95, you can check pre-order options at B&H Photo Video/Adorama.

It doesn’t shoot straight to instant film like analog Instax cameras, but instead uses a very small 1/5-inch digital image sensor that captures 2,560×1,920-pixel images (about 5 megapixels). The prints are small like those from other Instax Mini cameras at 3.4 by 2.1 inches (86 by 54 mm), though the actual image size is 2.4 by 1.8 inches (62 by 46 mm). Continue reading “Fujifilm INSTAX Mini LiPlay Instant Camera, Price $159.95”

Olympus Tough TG-6 Waterproof, Dustproof, Freezeproof and Shockproof Camera

Olympus Tough TG-6 waterproof, dustproof, freezeproof and shockproof camera is now officially announced.

Olympus Tough TG-6 is a modest update to its predecessor, with the majority of its changes related to macro and underwater shooting.

Olympus Tough TG-6 is waterproof to a depth of 50 feet (15m), dustproof, shockproof to 7 feet (2.4m), crushproof to 100 kgf, freezeproof to 14oF (-10°C), and features a dual-pane protective glass construction for superb anti-fogging performance.

The Tough TG-6 will be available in your choice of red or black, and will be priced at $449 (Amazon | B&H and Adorama) when it ships in late June. Prices for the numerous accessories are listed in the press release below. Full press text. Continue reading “Olympus Tough TG-6 Waterproof, Dustproof, Freezeproof and Shockproof Camera”

Sony RX0 II Announced, The World’s Smallest and Lightest Premium Ultra-Compact Camera

Sony RX0 II, the world’s smallest and lightest premium compact camera officially announced. The US price is $698 and shipping will start from March 28, 2019.

Building upon the waterproof/dustproof, shockproof, crushproof and ultra-compact qualities of the original RX0, the new model now offers internal 4K recording, an adjustable LCD screen that tilts upward 180 degrees and downward 90 degrees and that even works underwater, and new image stabilization solutions for video recording.

Sony RX0 II: $698 at B&H.

Sony VCT-SGR1 Shooting Grip: $98 at B&HContinue reading “Sony RX0 II Announced, The World’s Smallest and Lightest Premium Ultra-Compact Camera”

Ricoh Theta Z1 – 360-degree Camera

The new Ricoh Theta Z1 is a 360-degree camera with a 23-megapixel, 1.0-inch back-illuminated CMOS image sensor, 4K video at 30fps, and support for Adobe DNG format RAW files.

The US price for Ricoh THETA Z1 is $999, you can check pre-order links at B&H Photo Video. Continue reading “Ricoh Theta Z1 – 360-degree Camera”

Ricoh GR III, WG-6, G900 Cameras Officially Announced

Ricoh GR III high-end compact, Ricoh WG-6 and Ricoh G900 digitla cameras now officially announced.

The Ricoh GR III is a premium APS-C format compact camera aimed at enthusiast photographers. The camera has a 24 megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor on board as well as a new wide-angle 18.3mm f/2.8 GR lens, equivalent to 28mm in full frame terms.

The Ricoh GR III will start shipping in March for $899. A new 0.75x wide-angle adapter (GW-4) will also be available for $249. Check pre-orders at (B&H Photo Video/Adorama) . Continue reading “Ricoh GR III, WG-6, G900 Cameras Officially Announced”

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 II & TZ95 Specs and Images Leaked

Panasonic will allegedly anonunce two new compact cameras soon. The new models on the horizon are the Lumix FZ1000 II and Lumix TZ95.

These Panasonic cameras will replace the current Lumix FZ1000 and Lumix TZ90 models.  Below are the leaked technical specifications: Continue reading “Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 II & TZ95 Specs and Images Leaked”

Sony RX0 Mark II Registered, Sony a7000 / a7S III Coming in the First Half of 2019

Sony has just registered a new fixed camera under the code name “WW151602”, which will probably be the Sony RX0 Mark II, to replace current RX0 model. The official announcement will be in next one or two months, probably before the CP+ 2019 event in late February.

In addition, Nokishita confirmed that Sony will announce at least one more mirrorless camera in the first half of 2019, probably the long-rumored a7S III or a7ooo/a6700.

$100 off on Sony RX0: $598 at Amazon, B&H, Adorama. Continue reading “Sony RX0 Mark II Registered, Sony a7000 / a7S III Coming in the First Half of 2019”