18. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für TTArtisan Unveils 50mm f/1.2 APS-C Lens, a $98 Optic for Multiple Mounts

TTArtisan Unveils 50mm f/1.2 APS-C Lens, a $98 Optic for Multiple Mounts

TTArtisan has announced a manual-focus, clicked-aperture 50mm f/1.2 APS-C lens for Sony E-Mount, Canon M-Mount, Fuji X-Mount, and Micro Four Thirds. While fully manual, it’s $98 price makes it extremely affordable.

Supporting … Read the rest “TTArtisan Unveils 50mm f/1.2 APS-C Lens, a $98 Optic for Multiple Mounts”

18. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Venus Optics Launches Super Compact 10mm f/2 Zero-D for MFT

Venus Optics Launches Super Compact 10mm f/2 Zero-D for MFT

Venus Optics has announced it’s second “Zero-D” optic in the compact 10mm f/2 for micro four thirds. Weighing just 4.4 ounces and with a 96-degree angle of view, the new lens is an ultra-fast and ultra-wide travel-frie… Read the rest “Venus Optics Launches Super Compact 10mm f/2 Zero-D for MFT”

30. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Yongnuo Patents Unusual Smartphone and Camera System Combo

Yongnuo Patents Unusual Smartphone and Camera System Combo

Yongnuo has already released a mirrorless camera system designed to be used in tandem with a smartphone, but the company seems to be interested in iterating on that design further. According to a new patent, the latest design looks more sea… Read the rest “Yongnuo Patents Unusual Smartphone and Camera System Combo”

18. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Voigtlander Unveils Super Nokton 28mm f/0.8: The Fastest Working Lens

Voigtlander Unveils Super Nokton 28mm f/0.8: The Fastest Working Lens

Cosina-Voigtlander has announced what it is touting as the brightest lens for interchangeable lens photography on the market: the Super Nokton 29mm f/0.8 Aspherical designed specifically for micro four-thirds.

The lens’ 29mm f… Read the rest “Voigtlander Unveils Super Nokton 28mm f/0.8: The Fastest Working Lens”

7. Oktober 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für JIP to Ditch Olympus Name, Focus on ‘High End’ MFT Cameras: Report

JIP to Ditch Olympus Name, Focus on ‘High End’ MFT Cameras: Report

Japan Industrial Partners’ (JIP) acquisition of Olympus’ imaging division may not have included the Olympus name according to a new report. Additionally, JIP appears to be aiming its direction in micro four thirds to the &#… Read the rest “JIP to Ditch Olympus Name, Focus on ‘High End’ MFT Cameras: Report”

5. Oktober 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Panasonic Doesn’t Expect Olympus Owners to Switch To Its Products

Panasonic Doesn’t Expect Olympus Owners to Switch To Its Products

In the wake of Olympus’ finalized deal with Japan Industrial Partners to assume control of the company’s imaging business, Panasonic apparently isn’t very hopeful that many of Olympus’ Micro Four Thirds phot… Read the rest “Panasonic Doesn’t Expect Olympus Owners to Switch To Its Products”

16. September 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für ZY Optics Unveils Speedmaster 17mm f/0.95 III Lens for Micro Four Thirds

ZY Optics Unveils Speedmaster 17mm f/0.95 III Lens for Micro Four Thirds

ZY Optics has unleashed its latest “Speedmaster” lens. Designed for the Micro Four Thirds system, the new Mitakon Speedmaster 17mm f/0.95 III combines ultra-fast optics with a 34mm equivalent field of view and packs it insi… Read the rest “ZY Optics Unveils Speedmaster 17mm f/0.95 III Lens for Micro Four Thirds”

25. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Panasonic Manager: Micro Four Thirds is ‘a Precious Asset,’ It’s Here to Stay

Panasonic Manager: Micro Four Thirds is ‘a Precious Asset,’ It’s Here to Stay

Ever since Panasonic joined the L-Mount alliance and began releasing full-frame cameras, customers have wondered: is this the end of the company’s Micro Four Thirds journey? According to a recent interview with the Director of Pa… Read the rest “Panasonic Manager: Micro Four Thirds is ‘a Precious Asset,’ It’s Here to Stay”

22. August 2020
von Nicky Bay
Kommentare deaktiviert für Review: The Laowa 50mm f/2.8 Macro for M4/3 is Small and Sharp

Review: The Laowa 50mm f/2.8 Macro for M4/3 is Small and Sharp

Over the past few months, pre-production copies of the new Laowa 50mm 2:1 F/2.8 Super Macro Lens for Micro Four Thirds (MFT or M4/3) had been going around among some M4/3 macro photographers.

With COVID-19 lock-downs happening across the g… Read the rest “Review: The Laowa 50mm f/2.8 Macro for M4/3 is Small and Sharp”

18. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Venus Optics Unveils the World’s First 2x Ultra Macro Lens for MFT

Venus Optics Unveils the World’s First 2x Ultra Macro Lens for MFT

Venus Optics, purveyor of some fan favorite (and sometimes quite strange) ultra macro lenses, has just released its newest creation: the world’s first 2x macro lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras. Meet the new Laowa 50mm f/2.8 2x UltRead the rest “Venus Optics Unveils the World’s First 2x Ultra Macro Lens for MFT”

14. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Sensor Comparison Revisited: Does Sensor Size REALLY Matter?

Sensor Comparison Revisited: Does Sensor Size REALLY Matter?

A few months back, the guys at The Slanted Lens posted a video comparing the performance of various sensor sizes and it… didn’t go well. The comments were filled with complaints (valid and otherwise) about how they’d ha… Read the rest “Sensor Comparison Revisited: Does Sensor Size REALLY Matter?”

4. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Olympus Unveils OM-D E-M10 Mark IV and 100-400mm f/5-6.3 Lens

Olympus Unveils OM-D E-M10 Mark IV and 100-400mm f/5-6.3 Lens

As promised by various executives, Olympus isn’t done yet. Earlier this morning, the company unveiled the pint-sized OM-D E-M10 Mark IV camera for beginners, and the M. Zuiko Digital ED 100-400mm f/5-6.3 IS super-telephoto zoom f… Read the rest “Olympus Unveils OM-D E-M10 Mark IV and 100-400mm f/5-6.3 Lens”