Category: Compact System Camera

Friday, October 21, 2016

YI M1 Camera Kits Now Available

Zoltan Arva-Toth | Compact System Camera, Lenses
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YI Technology has announced that its YI M1 compact system camera is now available to purchase. Featuring a 20.2-megapixel FourThirds sensor, a Micro FourThirds lens mount, a 3" touchscreen, an 81-point CDAF system, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth LE connectivity and 4K video recording capabilities, the YI M1 offers a mostly touchscreen-based user interface and comes in two single-lens kit (either with a 12-40mm f/3.5-5.6 standard zoom or a 42.5mm f/1.8 portrait lens) and a double-lens bundle. Pricing starts at $499.

YI Technology has announced that its YI M1 compact system camera is now available to purchase. Featuring a 20.2-megapixel FourThirds sensor, a Micro FourThirds lens mount, a 3" touchscreen, an 81-point CDAF system, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth LE connectivity and 4K video recording capabilities, the YI M1 offers a mostly touchscreen-based user...

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Sony A6500 Hands-on Photos

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera
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Want to see exactly what the new Sony A6500 compact system camera looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Sony A6500 compact system camera.

Want to see exactly what the new Sony A6500 compact system camera looks like in the flesh? Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Sony A6500 compact system camera.

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Sony A6500

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera
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The Sony A6500 is a new flagship APS-C sensor camera which combines the World’s fastest AF speed and highest number of AF points with In-camera 5-axis image stabilisation, touchscreen AFoperation, and a 24.2 MP Exmor CMOS sensor.

The new Sony A6500 interchangeable lens camera will be available in Europe in December priced at approximately €1,700 body only or €2,800 with the SEL1670Z lens.

The Sony A6500 is a new flagship APS-C sensor camera which combines the World’s fastest AF speed and highest number of AF points with In-camera 5-axis image stabilisation, touchscreen AFoperation, and a 24.2 MP Exmor CMOS sensor. The new Sony A6500 interchangeable lens camera will be available in Europe...

Friday, September 30, 2016

Canon EOS M5 Preview

Zoltan Arva-Toth | Compact System Camera
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Announced in the run-up to Photokina 2016, the EOS M5 is the new flagship mirrorless camera in Canon’s range, joining the entry-level EOS M10 and the mid-range EOS-M3. Join us as we explore this exciting new product in our first hands-on preview.

Announced in the run-up to Photokina 2016, the EOS M5 is the new flagship mirrorless camera in Canon’s range, joining the entry-level EOS M10 and the mid-range EOS-M3. Join us as we explore this exciting new product in our first hands-on preview.

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Panasonic Lumix GH5 Preview

Zoltan Arva-Toth | Compact System Camera
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At Photokina 2016, Panasonic announced the development of its new flagship Micro Four Thirds camera, the Lumix GH5. This preview sums up what we know about this promising compact system camera so far.

At Photokina 2016, Panasonic announced the development of its new flagship Micro Four Thirds camera, the Lumix GH5. This preview sums up what we know about this promising compact system camera so far.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Olympus OM-D E-M1 II Preview

Zoltan Arva-Toth | Compact System Camera
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Introduced at Photokina 2016, the Olympus OM-D E-M1 II is the long-awaited new flagship of the Micro Four Thirds system. Having attended the launch event in Cologne, we now bring you our first hands-on preview of this exciting new product. Do note that all of our remarks are based on a prototype/pre-production sample.

Introduced at Photokina 2016, the Olympus OM-D E-M1 II is the long-awaited new flagship of the Micro Four Thirds system. Having attended the launch event in Cologne, we now bring you our first hands-on preview of this exciting new product. Do note that all of our remarks are based on a...

Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 Lens Delayed by 3 Months

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera, Lenses
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Sony have announced that the FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS lens has been delayed by 3 months for new orders. In an official statement on Sony Japan's website, Sony say that it will take 3 months for them to catch-up with the production. The Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 lens was originally announced back in February 2016.

Sony have announced that the FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS lens has been delayed by 3 months for new orders. In an official statement on Sony Japan's website, Sony say that it will take 3 months for them to catch-up with the production. The Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 lens...

Monday, September 26, 2016

Fujifilm GFX 50S Preview

Zoltan Arva-Toth | Compact System Camera, Digital
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Unveiled at Photokina 2016, the Fujifilm GFX 50S is the first digital medium-format camera body in Fuji's brand new GFX system. Having attended the launch event in Cologne, we now bring you our first hands-on preview of this exciting new product. Do note that all of our remarks are based on a prototype/pre-production sample.

Unveiled at Photokina 2016, the Fujifilm GFX 50S is the first digital medium-format camera body in Fuji's brand new GFX system. Having attended the launch event in Cologne, we now bring you our first hands-on preview of this exciting new product. Do note that all of our remarks are based...

Friday, September 23, 2016

Irix Sony E-Mount Adapter

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The Irix ILA-FE2EF is a new adapter for using Canon EF lenses on Sony E-mount full-frame cameras. The Irix Sony E-Mount Adapter is being shown as an early protoype at Photokina 2016. It features aperture control via the camera body, a detachable foot with tripod mount, weather-sealed construction and a durable metal housing with a premium finish.

The Irix ILA-FE2EF is a new adapter for using Canon EF lenses on Sony E-mount full-frame cameras. The Irix Sony E-Mount Adapter is being shown as an early protoype at Photokina 2016. It features aperture control via the camera body, a detachable foot with tripod mount, weather-sealed construction and a...

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Handevision Iberit Lenses Hands-on Photos

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera, Lenses
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Want to see exactly what the new Handevision Iberit lenses look like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Handevision Iberit 24mm, 35mm, 50mm, 75mm and 90mm f/2.4 lenses, which are available for Sony E, Fuji X, Leica SL and Leica M mount systems.

Want to see exactly what the new Handevision Iberit lenses look like in the flesh? Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Handevision Iberit 24mm, 35mm, 50mm, 75mm and 90mm f/2.4 lenses, which are available for Sony E, Fuji X, Leica SL and Leica M mount systems.

Yi M1 Compact System Camera Hands-on Photos

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera
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Want to see exactly what the new Yi M1 compact system camera look like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Yi M1 compact system camera.

Want to see exactly what the new Yi M1 compact system camera look like in the flesh? Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Yi M1 compact system camera.

Panasonic 8-18mm, 12-60mm, 50-200mm Leica DG Lenses Hands-on Photos

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera, Lenses
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Want to see exactly what the new Panasonic 8-18mm, 12-60mm, 50-200mm Leica DG lenses look like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Panasonic 8-18mm, 12-60mm, 50-200mm Leica DG lenses.

Want to see exactly what the new Panasonic 8-18mm, 12-60mm, 50-200mm Leica DG lenses look like in the flesh? Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Panasonic 8-18mm, 12-60mm, 50-200mm Leica DG lenses.

Fujifilm XF 23mm, XF 50mm, XF 80mm Macro, X-A3 Hands-on Photos

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera, Lenses
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Want to see exactly what the new Fujifilm XF 23mm F2 R WR, XF 50mm F2 R WR, and XF 80mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR Macro lenses and the X-A3 camera look like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Fujifilm XF 23mm, XF 50mm and XF 80mm Macro lenses and the X-A3 camera.

Want to see exactly what the new Fujifilm XF 23mm F2 R WR, XF 50mm F2 R WR, and XF 80mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR Macro lenses and the X-A3 camera look like in the flesh? Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Fujifilm XF 23mm, XF 5...

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Photokina 2016 Interview: The Canon EOS M5

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera
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We sat down with Richard Trestain from Canon Europe to discuss the new Canon EOS M5 compact system camera that has just been unveiled at Photokina.

We sat down with Richard Trestain from Canon Europe to discuss the new Canon EOS M5 compact system camera that has just been unveiled at Photokina.

Photokina 2016 Interview: Nikon on Medium-format, Mirrorless and Premium Compact

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We briefly sat down with Dirk Jasper and Jordi Brinkman from Nikon Europe to get their thoughts on medium-format, mirrorless and and premium compact cameras.

We briefly sat down with Dirk Jasper and Jordi Brinkman from Nikon Europe to get their thoughts on medium-format, mirrorless and and premium compact cameras.

Three More Tokina FíRIN Lenses for Sony E-Mount, with Auto-focus!

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera, Lenses
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Tokina are planning to launch three new FíRIN AF lenses for the Sony E-Mount full frame cameras. In addition to the manual focus FíRIN 20mm F2 FE lens that was announced at Photokina 2016, Tokina will also launch a Super Wide Prime, Fast Wide Prime and Standard Zoom, all with auto-focus.

Tokina FíRIN 20mm F2 FE Hands-On Photos

Tokina are planning to launch three new FíRIN AF lenses for the Sony E-Mount full frame cameras. In addition to the manual focus FíRIN 20mm F2 FE lens that was announced at Photokina 2016, Tokina will also launch a Super Wide Prime, Fast Wide Prime and Standard...

Olympus PEN E-PL8 Hands-on Photos

Zoltan Arva-Toth | Compact System Camera
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Want to see exactly what the new Olympus PEN E-PL8 compact system camera looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Olympus PEN E-PL8 compact system camera.

Want to see exactly what the new Olympus PEN E-PL8 compact system camera looks like in the flesh? Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Olympus PEN E-PL8 compact system camera.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Photokina 2016 Interview: The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera
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We sat down with Setsuya Kataoka, the Deputy Division Manager of the Imaging Product Development Division of Olympus, to discuss the new Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II camera.

We sat down with Setsuya Kataoka, the Deputy Division Manager of the Imaging Product Development Division of Olympus, to discuss the new Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II camera.

Fujifilm GFX 50S Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Fujifilm GFX 50S medium format compact system camera looks like in the flesh?

Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Fujifilm GFX 50S medium format compact system camera and the 6 new G mount lenses.

Update: We've now added some much better hands-on photos of the Fujifilm GFX 50S.

Want to see exactly what the new Fujifilm GFX 50S medium format compact system camera looks like in the flesh? Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Fujifilm GFX 50S medium format compact system camera and the 6 new G mount lenses. Update: We've now added some...

Sony A99 II Hands-on Photos

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera
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Want to see exactly what the new Sony A99 II DSLT camera looks like in the flesh?

Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Sony A99 II DSLT camera.

Update: We've now added some much better hands-on photos of the Sony A99 II.

Want to see exactly what the new Sony A99 II DSLT camera looks like in the flesh? Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Sony A99 II DSLT camera. Update: We've now added some much better hands-on photos of the Sony A99 II.