Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Add Raw Video Output to the Nikon Z7 and Z6 for £179 / $199

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera

Nikon have released a firmware update for the Z6 and Z7 mirrorless cameras which enables 12-bit RAW video streaming to an Atomos Ninja V external recorder and adds support For CFexpress memory cards. Nikon is the first camera manufacturer to enable RAW video output direct from a full-frame mirrorless camera over HDMI.

After downloading the firmware 2.20 update, support for RAW video output can be installed on Z7 and Z6 cameras at Nikon service centres for £179 / $199.

Nikon have released a firmware update for the Z6 and Z7 mirrorless cameras which enables 12-bit RAW video streaming to an Atomos Ninja V external recorder and adds support For CFexpress memory cards. Nikon is the first camera manufacturer to enable RAW video output direct from a full-frame mirrorless camera…

Monday, December 16, 2019

SIRUI 50mm f/1.8 1.33x Anamorphic Lens

Mark Goldstein | Lenses

Chinese company SIRUI have just unveiled a new 50mm f/1.8 1.33x Anamorphic lens. Available for pre-order on Indiegogo, the SIRUI 50mm f/1.8 anamorphic lens covers APS-C sensors and comes in Sony E-mount, Fujifilm X-mount and Micro 4/3 mount versions.

The new SIRUI 50mm f/1.8 1.33x Anamorphic lens is priced at $599 with the Early Bird Deal (MSRP €699/ US$699). Estimated shipping time is at the end of February 2020.

Chinese company SIRUI have just unveiled a new 50mm f/1.8 1.33x Anamorphic lens. Available for pre-order on Indiegogo, the SIRUI 50mm f/1.8 anamorphic lens covers APS-C sensors and comes in Sony E-mount, Fujifilm X-mount and Micro 4/3 mount versions. The new SIRUI 50mm f/1.8 1.33x Anamorphic lens is priced at…

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Leica M10-P “Ghost Edition”

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera

The Leica M10-P “Ghost Edition” pays homage to HODINKEE Founder Ben Clymer’s vintage timepiece in celebration of legacy storytelling.

Limited to just 250 sets worldwide, the Leica M10-P “Ghost Edition” for HODINKEE includes a Summilux-M 35mm f/1.4 ASPH. lens. The set also includes a stylish and rugged gray rope strap with genuine Italian vegetable-tanned black leather accents, and a certificate of authenticity.

The Leica M10-P “Ghost Edition” pays homage to HODINKEE Founder Ben Clymer’s vintage timepiece in celebration of legacy storytelling. Limited to just 250 sets worldwide, the Leica M10-P “Ghost Edition” for HODINKEE includes a Summilux-M 35mm f/1.4 ASPH. lens. The set also includes a stylish and rugged gray rope strap…

Leica Summilux-M 90 mm f/1.5 ASPH Lens for $12,995

Mark Goldstein | Lenses

The Leica Summilux-M 90 mm f/1.5 ASPH is a new telephoto lens in Leica's portfolio of extremely fast prime lenses for the M-System.

The Summilux-M 90 mm f/1.5 ASPH. is on sale now priced at $12,995.

The Leica Summilux-M 90 mm f/1.5 ASPH is a new telephoto lens in Leica's portfolio of extremely fast prime lenses for the M-System.The Summilux-M 90 mm f/1.5 ASPH. is on sale now priced at $12,995.

Three New Laowa Lenses for Canon RF and Nikon Z Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras

Mark Goldstein | Lenses

Venus Optics have just anounced that three of their Laowa branded lenses will soon be available in Canon RF and Nikon Z mounts. They are the 12mm f/2.8 Zero-D, 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO and 25mm f/2.8 2.5-5X Ultra Macro lenses.

Venus Optics have just anounced that three of their Laowa branded lenses will soon be available in Canon RF and Nikon Z mounts. They are the 12mm f/2.8 Zero-D, 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO and 25mm f/2.8 2.5-5X Ultra Macro lenses.

Mitakon 85mm f/2.8 1-5X Super Macro Lens

Mark Goldstein | Lenses

The Mitakon 85mm f/2.8 1-5X Super Macro is a new Super Macro Lens for full frame cameras. Canon EF, Nikon F, Sony FE, Sony Alpha, Pentax K, Sony E, Micro Four Thirds, Fuji X mounts will be available.

The Zhongyi Mitakon 85mm f/2.8 1-5X Super Macro Lens is now available to ship and purchase, priced at $499.

The Mitakon 85mm f/2.8 1-5X Super Macro is a new Super Macro Lens for full frame cameras. Canon EF, Nikon F, Sony FE, Sony Alpha, Pentax K, Sony E, Micro Four Thirds, Fuji X mounts will be available.The Zhongyi Mitakon 85mm f/2.8 1-5X Super Macro Lens is now available to…

Fujifilm X-A7 Review

Amy Davies

The Fujifilm X-A7 is an entry-level mirrorless camera with a 24 megapixel sensor, 4K/30p video recording and a a microphone socket, a 3.5-inch LCD screen and Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless connectivity. Check our our in-depth Fujifilm XA7 review now, complete with full-size sample images, movies and more...

Leica SL2 Review

Gavin Stoker

The Leica SL2 is a new mirrroless camera for professionals, offering a 47 megapixel full-frame sensor, 4K/60p video recording, 20fps burst shooting, a class-leading EVF, fast auto-focusing and a 3.2-inch touchscreen. Read our in-depth Leica SL2 review now to find out what this £5,300 / $5,995 camera is capable of...

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Sony A9 II Review

Mark Goldstein

If you're a professional sports photographer or photojournalist, there have traditionally only been two camera series worth considering, with the latest examples being the Canon EOS 1D X II and the Nikon D5. Two years ago Sony released the Alpha A9, which was specifically designed to take on those two cameras, and now they're back, just in time for the Olympics, with the improved A9 II. Read our review to find out exactly what the new Sony Alpha A9 Mark II offers...

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Sigma fp Review

Mark Goldstein

The Sigma fp is a brand new full-frame mirrorless camera that's been designed to appeal to both film-makers and stills photographers. Can this tiny camera really satisfy the specific needs of both types of user? Find out out now by reading our in-depth Sigma fp review, complete with full-size sample JPEG and Raw images and videos.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Capture One 20 Photo Editing Software Now Available

Mark Goldstein | Software

Capture One 20 is a new version of the venerable photo editing software that is now easier than ever for new users, more useful, and more efficient in everyday work.

Capture One 20 is a new version of the venerable photo editing software that is now easier than ever for new users, more useful, and more efficient in everyday work.

Nikon Z50 Review

Mark Goldstein

Nikon have introduced their first APS-C, cropped-sensor mirrorless camera with the launch of the Z50, accompanied by two kit zoom lenses. Can the Z50 take on the likes of the well established Sony A6000-series and Canon EOS-M range, not to mention Fujifilm with its line-up of excellent APS-C bodies and lenses? Find out now by reading our in-depth Nikon Z50 review.

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Nikon Z50 Sample Images

Mark Goldstein

Ahead of our full review, here are some sample JPEG and Raw images and movies taken with the brand new Nikon Z50 mirrorless camera.

Monday, December 2, 2019

Best Black Friday Camera Deals 2019

Mark Goldstein | Global

This year Black Friday falls on 29th November, but the best camera deals have already got underway in the week leading up to it.

We've been busy scouring the internet and checking our groaning email inbox to bring you the hottest deals on DSLRs, mirrorless, compacts, lenses, accessories and software.

And if you see a great deal that we've not listed here, make sure to let us know!

This year Black Friday falls on 29th November, but the best camera deals have already got underway in the week leading up to it. We've been busy scouring the internet and checking our groaning email inbox to bring you the hottest deals on DSLRs, mirrorless, compacts, lenses, accessories and software…

Thursday, November 28, 2019

Sony FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS Review

Mark Goldstein

The Sony FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS is a brand new super-telephoto zoom lens for Sony Alpha full-frame and APS-C mirrorless cameras. Read our in-depth Sony FE 200-600m review, complete with full-size sample images, to find out if this zoom lens is a must-buy for for sports, action and wildlife photographers...

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Olympus Updates Micro Four Thirds Lens Roadmap, November 2019

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera

Olympus have added three new products to their M.Zuiko digital lens roadmap - the M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-45mm F4.0 PRO, M.Zuiko Digital ED 100-400mm F5.0-6.3 IS and an as yet unspecified "pro telephoto zoom" lens.

Olympus have added three new products to their M.Zuiko digital lens roadmap - the M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-45mm F4.0 PRO, M.Zuiko Digital ED 100-400mm F5.0-6.3 IS and an as yet unspecified "pro telephoto zoom" lens.

Panasonic S1H Sample Images

Mark Goldstein

​Ahead of our full review, here are some full-size JPEG and Raw sample images and videos taken with the brand new Panasonic S1H mirrorless​ camera.

Panasonic Lumix S PRO 70-200mm f/2.8 O.I.S. Sample Images

Mark Goldstein

​Ahead of our full review, here are some full-size JPEG and Raw sample images taken with the brand new Panasonic Lumix S PRO 70-200mm f/2.8 O.I.S. mirrorless camera lens.

Panasonic Lumix S PRO 24-70mm f/2.8 Sample Images

Mark Goldstein

​Ahead of our full review, here are some full-size JPEG and Raw sample images taken with the brand new Panasonic Lumix S PRO 24-70mm f/2.8 mirrorless camera lens.

Panasonic Lumix S PRO 16-35mm f/4 Sample Images

Mark Goldstein

​Ahead of our full review, here are some full-size JPEG and Raw sample images taken with the brand new Panasonic Lumix S PRO 16-35mm f/4 mirrorless camera lens.