Micro Four Thirds
Panasonic GH5 release date, price, and specs announced at CES 2017
It is that time of the year again: the Consumer Electronics Show has begun and digital camera makers have joined the event in order to show off their latest products. We are starting with Panasonic, as the company has just introduced the world’s first mirrorless camera that supports 4K 60p/50p videos.
Stylish Olympus E-PL8 camera appeals to selfie enthusiasts
Olympus has announced a great deal of products at the world’s biggest digital imaging trade fair. Among them, we can find the entry-level PEN E-PL8, a mirrorless camera with a Micro Four Thirds sensor and a design that reminds us of premium shooters. The E-PL8 is both compact and lightweight, while its specs list is not too shabby.
Olympus E-M1 Mark II unveiled with 4K and 50MP high-res mode
Just like the rumor mill predicted, the Olympus E-M1 Mark II has been announced at Photokina 2016. The mirrorless camera is capable of recording 4K videos and capturing 50-megapixel high-res shots thanks to a new 20.4-megapixel image sensor coupled with a new TruePic VIII processor and an in-body 5-axis image stabilization technology.
Panasonic confirms Lumix GH5 mirrorless camera development
Panasonic has announced that it is working on a new flagship Micro Four Thirds camera. The company confirmed that the Lumix GH5 is real at Photokina 2016. Additionally, we have some details about its availability as well as its specifications. Find out all the official tidbits in this article!
Panasonic G85 camera sets new value for money standard
Panasonic has just announced one of the most impressive cameras of recent times. The list of specs is long, but the specs we have seen before. However, what is surprising is the price. It is called G85 (or G80 in some markets) and will definitely take you by surprise. Find out everything about it on Camyx!
Panasonic LX200 set for Photokina 2016 announcement
Panasonic will be quite busy around Photokina 2016, the biggest event of its kind. The show begins this September and the Lumix LX200 compact will be there as a direct successor to the Lumix LX100. Moreover, it seems like the Lumix GH5 flagship camera will be announced at the event, too.
Olympus 30mm macro lens coming by the end of 2016
Olympus is actively working on a new macro prime lens, a reliable source has revealed. The Japan-based company will reveal this product by the end of 2016. It is said to consist of a 30mm prime, thus will offer a 60mm equivalent. We are also using this opportunity to talk about the E-M1 Mark II, so here’s what we know!
Olympus E-M1 Mark II announcement upheld for Photokina
Here are some new and old rumors about the Olympus E-M1 Mark II! For the old part, we already knew that Olympus will reveal the camera at Photokina 2016 and this fact was reiterated by a different source. On the other hand, the new stuff consists of the fact that the camera will be loved by action and sports photographers.
Panasonic to release Leica 12mm lens by the end of 2016
It will be an interesting year for Micro Four Thirds adopters. Both Panasonic and Olympus are planning to introduce new gear, including cameras and lenses. The former is now rumored to launch a new Leica-branded 12mm wide-angle lens in the second half of 2016, so a Photokina 2016 unveiling could be on the cards.
Panasonic Lumix GX85 / GX80 mirrorless camera unveiled
Panasonic has just introduced the Lumix GX85 / GX80 mirrorless camera that has been making the rounds on the internet for the past few days. This is a compact and lightweight Micro Four Thirds camera that employs a 16-megapixel sensor without an optical low-pass filter, the first of its kind for the MFT format.
Panasonic 8K camera to be announced at Photokina 2016
After the recent 6K camera rumors, Panasonic is now thought to be working on an 8K camera. A reliable insider is stating that the company is developing an 8K mirrorless camera, whose development will allegedly be confirmed at Photokina 2016, the world’s biggest digital imaging event which takes place this September.
Panasonic GX85 mirrorless camera coming soon with 4K video
Remember the recently rumored entry-level Panasonic Micro Four Thirds camera? Well, it seems like it is not the Lumix GM7 (GM5 replacement). Instead, the Japan-based manufacturer will launch a smaller version of the Lumix GX8. It will be called Lumix GX85 and it is definitely coming soon with 4K video recording support.
First Panasonic GX80 photos and specs leaked
The recently mentioned Panasonic GX85 will actually be named Panasonic GX80. The mirrorless camera in question has just been leaked on the web. The photos reveal that the device will maintain the design traits of the GX-series. As for the specs, the shooter is reminiscent of the GX7, while borrowing some features from the GX8.
DJI Inspire 1 RAW Edition release date and price announced
After months of rumor and speculation, DJI has finally revealed the availability details of the Inspire 1 RAW Edition drone with a built-in Micro Four Thirds camera. The quadcopter and its 4K-ready Zenmuse X5R MFT camera will begin shipping by the end of March 2016 for a price under $6,000.
Panasonic launching an entry-level Micro Four Thirds camera soon
Panasonic will hold a major product launch event within the next few weeks. The rumor mill is claiming that the company will introduce an entry-level mirrorless camera based on the Micro Four Thirds mount. In addition to the shooter, Panasonic will also unleash a new premium lens on the market, sources said.
First Olympus E-PL8 photos leaked on the web
Olympus is rumored to unveil the PEN-series E-PL8 Micro Four Thirds camera in the near future, as the first photos of the device have appeared on line. The Olympus E-PL8 mirrorless camera will undergo some cosmetic changes when compared to its predecessor, especially in the front. Here are the shooter’s first photos!
Panasonic LX200 specs already leaked online
Panasonic is working on a successor to the LX100 compact camera with a Micro Four Thirds sensor. The new unit will be called LX200 and it will boast several improvements compared to its predecessor. Among them, the rumor mill says that users will find a bigger-megapixel sensor, higher ISO, and a built-in flash.
Olympus 25mm f/1.2 lens coming this year
Olympus is believed to be working on a 25mm wide-angle prime lens with a maximum aperture of f/1.2. Trusted sources within the rumor mill have confirmed this information and it seems like the optic will become official soon and will be released shortly after its unveiling. Check out more details in this article!
Panasonic GH5 6K camera coming in 2016 fiscal year
Panasonic is working on a mirrorless interchangeable lens camera capable of recording 6K videos. The information is coming from a respectable source, who is claiming that the camera will be aimed at consumers and will be released on the market by March 31, 2017. The device could be the replacement to the GH4, called GH5.
Panasonic introduces Lumix G Vario 12-60mm f/3.5-5.6 ASPH. Power O.I.S. lens
The CP+ Camera & Photo Imaging Show 2016 opens its doors on February 25, so many companies have revealed lots of products this week. The latest one of Panasonic, which has just taken the wraps off of the Lumix G Vario 12-60mm f/3.5-5.6 ASPH. Power O.I.S. lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras.
Panasonic GF8 mirrorless camera unveiled with selfie display
Panasonic has just introduced a new mirrorless camera with a Micro Four Thirds sensor. The shooter is called Lumix GF8 and it is quite similar to its forerunner, called Lumix GF7. The new stuff includes Beauty Retouch, a special function that is capable of taking your selfie game to the next levels.