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.
Olympus 24mm and 50mm f/1.4 lenses patented for full-frame cameras
Olympus has patented a couple of lenses for mirrorless cameras with full-frame image sensors. The company has recently confirmed that it will focus on OM-D cameras and PRO-series optics, so there is a chance that it will finally announce a full-frame mirrorless interchangeable lens camera in the not-so-distant future.
Nikon CX 9mm f/1.8 lens is in development
Nikon has patented a new product for its 1-series of mirrorless cameras and lenses. The product in question is a lens and it has been patented in Japan. It consists of a 9mm wide-angle prime lens with a maximum aperture of f/1.8, which could be released in the future for the company’s CX-mount mirrorless cameras.
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.
Fujifilm X-Pro2 firmware update 1.01 released for download
As recently-promised, Fujifilm has released firmware update 1.01 for the X-Pro2 mirrorless camera. The new firmware version is available for download for all users and the company recommends everyone to install it as soon as possible in order to fix an annoying bug and to improve image quality in long-exposure mode.
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!
Canon 4K full-frame mirrorless camera coming at Photokina 2016
Canon will allegedly get serious with the mirrorless camera segment this year, like the company has been promising for the past couple of years. Trusted sources are reporting that a high-end mirrorless camera is coming and that it will record 4K videos, while two other lower-end models will be revealed, too, at Photokina 2016.
New Sony E-mount camera might be unveiled soon
Photographers using Sony’s mirrorless cameras with full-frame sensors are still waiting for the company to announce the availability details of the recently-announced FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS lens. It appears that this information is coming soon, but it might be joined by the unveiling of a new E-mount camera.
Fujifilm X-T2 4K mirrorless camera coming at Photokina 2016
Although a lot of rumors suggested that Fujifilm would add 4K video recording to the X-Pro2, the company has released its flagship mirrorless camera with such feature. Well, 4K movie support is coming to the X-mount line-up in the future, as a couple of the company’s reps have confirmed this information in an interview.
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.
Sigma MC-11 adapter, EF-630 flash, and two cameras announced
It has been a busy day for Sigma fans, who were expecting to see the Japan-based manufacturer unveil two new lenses. However, they have been taken by surprise as Sigma has also introduced the MC-11 mount converter, the EF-630 electronic flash, as well as the SD Quattro and SD Quattro H mirrorless 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.
New Canon mirrorless camera rumors hint at CP+ 2016 launch
Mirrorless camera sales are doing well, mostly thanks to Sony and its A7-series. However, there is one company which allegedly believes that it will take them to the next level. The company in question is Canon, which will purportedly “surprise a lot of people” with one of its mirrorless cameras coming in 2016.
Olympus PEN-F camera registered on Taiwan’s NCC website
Olympus is working on a new PEN-series mirrorless interchangeable lens camera. The product is most likely in development, as its name has just been registered on Taiwan’s NCC website. It is called Olympus PEN-F and it will become a tribute to the original PEN-F SLR camera, released back in the 1960s.
Fujifilm X-E3 or X-E2s set to replace X-E2 in the future
Here is the unexpected development of a long-forgotten story: it seems like Fujifilm will indeed launch a replacement to the X-E2 mirrorless camera. A reliable insider, who was right in the past, has revealed that the shooter is coming and that its name will be chosen between the Fujifilm X-E3 or X-E2s monikers.
More Fujifilm X-Pro2 rumors emerge ahead of launch
The rumor mill is back with more information about the Fujifilm X-Pro2. There are high hopes that the mirrorless camera will be unveiled soon, while the shooter will offer improved ergonomics for the users. Additionally, the XF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR lens could be launched alongside the X-Pro2 in early 2016!
Nikon buys Samsung mirrorless technology, source says
After some recent rumors said that Samsung will close its camera division, while halting camera sales in select markets, the alleged reason may have surfaced online. A trusted source is reporting an intriguing rumor, which says that Nikon has actually purchased Samsung’s mirrorless technology. Here’s what you need to know!
Panasonic Lumix GM7 camera to record 4K videos
Panasonic is actively developing its new Micro Four Thirds camera. The lucky one consists of the Panasonic Lumix GM7, a mirrorless shooter designed to replace the GM5. When it becomes official, the upcoming device is expected to come with many improvements, including 4K video recording capabilities, sources have revealed.
Sony A6100 announcement to take place in November 2015
After introducing the A68 A-mount camera at the beginning of November 2015, Sony is preparing to launch another shooter by the end of this month. Multiple sources are reporting that the Sony A6100 will become official soon, while leaking some of its specifications, including the megapixel count of its sensor.