Category: Compact System Camera

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Panasonic Announces Christmas Cashback Promotion

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Panasonic UK has announced its Christmas 2014 cashback offer. Included in this promotion is the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 compact system camera (with a cashback amount of £100 / €120), the Lumix DMC-TZ60 travel compact, and the HC-V550 camcorder (each with a cashback amount of £30 / €35). This promotion will run to 12th January 2015. To claim the cashback on qualifying Lumix, Lumix G camera and camcorder models, participants (aged 18 or over only) must complete the online registration form at the website below. The last date for registration will be 27th February 2015.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Fujifilm X-Pro1 Promotion

Zoltan Arva-Toth | Compact System Camera, Lenses
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Fuji UK have announced a new promotion: those who buy a Fujifilm X-Pro1 compact system camera now can pick up a Fujinon XF18mm f/2R and XF27mm f/2.8 R for free. For more information, visit the website below.

Website: Fujifilm United Kingdom

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Samsung S 300mm f/2.8 ED OIS

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Want to see exactly what the new Samsung S 300mm f/2.8 ED OIS lens looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Samsung S 300mm f/2.8 ED OIS lens.

The Samsung S 300mm f/2.8 ED OIS lens is still a prototype, but it'ssheer size and bulk clearly shows that Samsung mean business. It offers a fast maximum aperture of f/2.8. opticalimage stabilisation, weather sealed magnesium alloy construction to match the NX1 camera, and rather incongruously has an i-Function button just like Samsung's more consumer-oriented lenses.

Fujifilm XF 50-140mm f/2.8 Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Fujifilm XF 50-140mm f/2.8 lens looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the XF Fujifilm 50-140mm f/2.8 lens.

Sigma LVF-01 Loupe Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Sigma LVF-01 loupe looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Sigma LVF-01 loupe.

Voitglander Nokton 10.5mm f/0.95 Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Voigtlander Nokton 10.5mm f/0.95 lens looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Voigtlander Nokton 10.5mm f/0.95 lens.

Zhongyi Mitakon 42.5mm f/1.2 Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Zhongyi Mitakon 42.5mm f/1.2 lens looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Zhongyi Mitakon 42.5mm f/1.2 lens.

Zhongyi Mitakon 24mm f/1.7 Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Zhongyi Mitakon 24mm f/1.7 lens looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Zhongyi Mitakon 24mm f/1.7 lens.

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 300mm F4 PRO Hands-on Photos

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Olympus are displaying a prototype verion of the M.Zuiko Digital ED 300mm F4 PRO lens at Photokina. Displayed behind glass, the Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 7-14mm F2.8 PRO also looks like a finalised product, like its 7-14mm sibling. Olympus also provided us with a graphic showing the M.Zuiko Digital ED 300mm F4 PRO alongside a typical 600mm DSLR lens to highlight the massive size difference between the two.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Fujifilm X-T1 Graphite Silver Edition Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Fujifilm X-T1 Graphite Silver Edition compact system camera looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Fujifilm X-T1 Graphite Silver Edition compact system camera.

Zeiss Loxia 2/50 Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Zeiss Loxia 2/50 lens looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Zeiss Loxia 2/50 lens.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Sony FE 28mm F2 Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Sony FE 28mm F2 lens looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Sony FE 28mm F2 lens.

Panasonic GM5 Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Panasonic GM5 compact system camera looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Panasonic GM5 compact system camera.

Update: Now includes more hands-on shots live from Photokina...

Fujifilm XF 140-400mm Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Fujifilm XF 140-400mm lens looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Fujifilm XF 140-400mm lens.

Fujifilm XF 16-55mm WR Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Fujifilm XF 16-55mm WR lens looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Fujifilm XF 16-55mm WR lens.

Fujifilm XF 16mm Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Fujifilm XF 16mm lens looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Fujifilm XF 16mm lens.

Fujifilm XF 90mm Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Fujifilm XF 90mm lens looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Fujifilm XF 90mm lens.

Fujifilm XF 56mm APD Hands-on Photos

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Want to see exactly what the new Fujifilm XF 56mm APD lens looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Fujifilm XF 56mm APD lens.

Samsung NX1 - 15fps Burst Mode

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera
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Want to listen to the new Samsung NX1 compact system camera shooting at 15 frames per second?

Then click through to watch our hands-on videos...

Monday, September 15, 2014

Sony Full-Frame E-Mount Lens Roadmap Updated

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Sony have updated their lens roadmap for their Full-Frame E-Mount camera range. In addition to the 6 new lenses that have been unveiled recently, there's a placeholder for a new "Large aperture prime" lens. The new roadmap also states "Short term goal: a total of more than 20 FE Lenses" will be achieved by the end of 2015, which would go a long way towards addressing one of the main criticisms of Sony's mirrorless camera system, namely the lack of lens support.