News tagged ‘micro four thirds’

Friday, 24 Feb 2012

Olympus Releases 5 New Videos of the OM-D E-M5 in Action

Olympus Releases 5 New Videos of the OM-D E-M5 in Action

Olympus Australia has published five new videos of the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Micro Four Thirds camera in action. One of the most interesting features, five axis image stabilization, is clearly demonstrated in the videos, as well as the new shadow/highlight controls inside the electronic viewfinder.

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Panasonic Planning a "Very High-End" Micro Four Thirds Camera

Panasonic has revealed in an interview that they're planning to release a "very high-end (Micro Four Thirds) camera", as well as increase their focus on MFT lenses. It's not clear if Panasonic is referring to the GH3 or an entirely new camera, but they say that their increased efforts is based on the possibility of a Canon mirrorless system camera coming later this year.

Wednesday, 8 Feb 2012

New Olympus M.ZUIKO 75mm F1.8 & M.ZUIKO 60mm F2.8 Macro Lenses under Development

New Olympus M.ZUIKO 75mm F1.8 & M.ZUIKO 60mm F2.8 Macro Lenses under Development

Olympus Imaging Corporation is developing two new interchangeable lens units for Micro Four Thirds system cameras. These lenses will be launched in the summer of 2012. Prices have not been confirmed.

Thursday, 26 Jan 2012

Olympus Releases the M.Zuiko 12-50mm F3.5-6.3 EZ

Olympus Releases the M.Zuiko 12-50mm F3.5-6.3 EZ

The first Olympus to feature a motorized zoom mechanism with zoom ratio of 4.2x starting from a wide angle of 24mm, it is ideal for taking wide shots even indoors.

Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012

Panasonic Introduces New Digital Compact Cameras and Lumix G Conversion Lenses

Panasonic Introduces New Digital Compact Cameras and Lumix G Conversion Lenses

Panasonic announces a string of products including the 16.1-megapixel DMC-S5 and 14.1-megapixel DMC-S2, the Full HD video recording DMC-S27 with 14.1-megapixel MOS sensor and HD video recording DMC-SZ1 with 16.1-megapixel CCD sensor, plus four conversion lenses for the Lumix G system cameras.

Tuesday, 14 Jun 2011

Panasonic to Split GF Camera Series

Panasonic to Split GF Camera Series

GF enthusiasts who worry about the series' direction can breath a sigh of relief, as Panasonic's Director of DSC Business unit Ichiro Kitao has revealed to PhotoRadar that Panasonic plans to eventually split the GF series into two separate lines.

Thursday, 6 Jan 2011

Olympus Launches 7 New Cameras: OLYMPUS PEN E-PL2, OLYMPUS XZ-1, New TOUGH TG, VG and VR Series

Olympus Launches 7 New Cameras: OLYMPUS PEN E-PL2, OLYMPUS XZ-1, New TOUGH TG, VG and VR Series

Olympus today launched 7 new cameras, including one new PEN Micro Four Thirds camera, a hybrid flagship digital compact and new compact cameras.

Thursday, 4 Nov 2010

Panasonic Announces the Lumix GF2

Panasonic Announces the Lumix GF2

A year after releasing the hugely popular GF1, Panasonic officially announces its successor, a lighter, smaller but more feature-packed GF2.

Tuesday, 20 Apr 2010

Panasonic Lumix G2 and G10 Pricing Revealed

Panasonic Lumix G2 and G10 Pricing Revealed

The new Micro Four Third cameras from Panasonic has just been given a price tag at US$799.95 and US$599.95 for the Panasonic Lumix G2 and G10 respectively.

Thursday, 15 Apr 2010

New Firmware for Olympus PEN E-P1, E-P2 and E-PL1 Released

New Firmware for Olympus PEN E-P1, E-P2 and E-PL1 Released

The new Olympus PEN E-P1, E-P2 and E-PL1 firmware provides improved auto-focus performance in the three PEN cameras, both for still images and movie shooting.

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