Panasonic Lumix G 14mm f/2.5 II ASPH lens launched
Panasonic has made two more lens-related announcements at Photokina 2014. The first is referring to the Panasonic Lumix G 14mm f/2.5 II ASPH lens, which will become available on the market by the end of 2014. The second actually confirms the development of the 30mm f/2.8 Macro lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras.
Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM lens unveiled in a slim, compact body
Canon has concluded its lens announcements with the introduction of its slimmest and lightest lens for EOS DSLR cameras with APS-C image sensors. The brand new Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM lens is an affordable model in a lightweight body, whose stepping motor makes it perfect for videographers, the company has confirmed.
Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM and two other lenses coming soon
Canon will officially introduce at least three new lenses at the beginning of September. The rumor mill believes that the Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM, EF 24-105mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM, and EF 400mm f/4 DO IS II USM lenses will surely be on the list and that they will all be present at the world’s biggest digital imaging event: Photokina 2014.
Canon 24mm pancake lens rumored to be unveiled soon
Canon will introduce a slew of new products that will also make their way to Photokina 2014, the biggest digital imaging trade fair in the world. According to highly-trusted sources, a Canon 24mm pancake lens will become official in the near future along with a PowerShot compact camera with a 1-inch-type image sensor.
Olympus E-M10 camera unveiled along with three new lenses
The rumors and speculation can end now as the Olympus E-M10 Micro Four Thirds camera has become official. The Japanese company has introduced three new lenses, as well as the Olympus E-M5 Elite Black version and a firmware update for all E-M5 models. The camera and the lenses are set to be released in the coming weeks.
Canon EF-M 18-40mm f/3.5-5.6 pancake zoom lens patented in Japan
Canon has just had four of its lens patents approved in Japan. They are aimed at the EOS M mirrorless cameras, as they are compatible only with the EF-M mount. The one which stands out more is the Canon EF-M 18-40mm f/3.5-5.6 pancake zoom lens that retains a small and lightweight form factor, while providing excellent specifications.
Photos of three new Olympus lenses leaked on the web
Even if Olympus missed the Consumer Electronics Show 2014, it will not abandon photographers who have opted for the company’s Micro Four Thirds cameras. The company has three surprises in its tow and today we can to see what they are as the photos of the new Olympus lenses have showed up online ahead of their launch.
Samsung NX30, Galaxy Camera 2, and two 16-50mm lenses launched
Samsung is a keen admirer of the Consumer Electronics Show. As a result, the company is using the CES 2014 event to announce four new products for photography lovers. The first is the Samsung NX30, while the Galaxy Camera 2 and two 16-50mm lenses are following in the footsteps of the flagship NX-mount mirrorless shooter.
Panasonic GM1 camera and 12-32mm lens finally unveiled
Today’s next official announcement consists of the Panasonic GM1, a Digital Single Lens Mirrorless camera which has become the smallest and lightest Micro Four Thirds system ever. Combined with the also new 12-32mm f/3.5-5.6 Lumix G Vario pancake zoom lens, the kit is tiny enough to fit in the palm of your hand or your pockets.
First Panasonic GM1 photos and new specs leaked on the web
There are just a few hours remaining until the introduction of the smallest and lightest Micro Four Thirds camera ever released. However, before the official announcement, the first Panasonic GM1 photos have appeared on the web along with new specs and information about the 12-32mm f/3.5-5.6 pancake zoom lens.
Panasonic GM1 price leaked along with kit lens photos
The Panasonic GM1 price for the 12-32mm lens kit has been leaked just a couple of days before the official announcement of the system. World’s smallest Micro Four Thirds camera will become official on October 17 along with the 12-32mm pancake zoom optic. Additionally, some photos of the lens kit have showed up on the web.
Panasonic GM1 release date rumored to be October 10
After months of speculation, the rumor mill believes that it has finally got a hold of the Panasonic GM1 release date. The smallest Micro Four Thirds camera to date will be unveiled on October 10, during a special event that will also see the announcement of the cheap 12-32mm non-PZ pancake zoom lens.
Panasonic 12-32mm lens coming soon alongside small MFT camera
Panasonic is aiming to downsize its products as consumers are now tending to buy small and cheap, but powerful devices. One of these products is the Panasonic 12-32mm lens, based on a pancake design, which will be unveiled along with an ultra-compact Micro Four Thirds camera in October. The pair should be offered as a kit this year.
Sony launches new 20mm pancake and 18-200mm power zoom lenses
Sony has decided to expand its E-mount camera lens series with two new lenses specially created for the company’s NEX line of mirrorless cameras and camcorders. The first is a pancake lens, while the latter is a video-friendly power zoom telephoto lens. Here are Sony’s 20mm f/2.8 and 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 lenses!