6. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für OIympus E-M10 Mark III is Japan’s Top-Selling Mirrorless Camera of 2020

OIympus E-M10 Mark III is Japan’s Top-Selling Mirrorless Camera of 2020

BCN+R has published its final sales numbers of interchangeable lens mirrorless cameras sold in Japan in 2020, and the winner is likely to surprise: the Olympus E-M10 Mark III outsold all others last year.

BCN+R (also called BCN Retail) is a … Read the rest “OIympus E-M10 Mark III is Japan’s Top-Selling Mirrorless Camera of 2020”

5. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Fujifilm GFX100S Rumor: 102 MP BSI Sensor and $5,999 Price

Fujifilm GFX100S Rumor: 102 MP BSI Sensor and $5,999 Price

A new rumor has popped up that claims the upcoming medium format Fujifilm GFX100S, the successor to the GFX50S, will land by the end of the month for just $5,999, pricing medium format more competitively than ever before against full-frame … Read the rest “Fujifilm GFX100S Rumor: 102 MP BSI Sensor and $5,999 Price”

4. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für KEH Reveals Top-Selling Used Cameras and Lenses from 2020

KEH Reveals Top-Selling Used Cameras and Lenses from 2020

In late December, PetaPixel published an article asking if it was a good idea to buy used. There were mixed responses, but if KEH’s data is to be believed, far more people support buying used than you might think. For KEH, 2020 was a RRead the rest “KEH Reveals Top-Selling Used Cameras and Lenses from 2020”

29. Dezember 2020
von Andy Romanoff
Kommentare deaktiviert für Why Mirrorless Wins: We’ve Come a Long Way and I’m Not Going Back

Why Mirrorless Wins: We’ve Come a Long Way and I’m Not Going Back

In 2018 with some trepidation I bought my first mirrorless camera, a Nikon Z7. It wasn’t because I thought it was better than the DSLR I had been using but because my old muscles were spasming with the weight of the camera I was using and I hoped t… Read the rest “Why Mirrorless Wins: We’ve Come a Long Way and I’m Not Going Back”

28. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Pentax ‘Cannot’ Go Mirrorless: Ricoh Imaging CEO

Pentax ‘Cannot’ Go Mirrorless: Ricoh Imaging CEO

In an interview with Alfa Romeo Japan, the President and CEO of Ricoh Imaging Shinobu Takahashi is surprisingly upfront about Ricoh’s acquisition of Pentax and the issues the company has had with finding its place in a competitive a… Read the rest “Pentax ‘Cannot’ Go Mirrorless: Ricoh Imaging CEO”

27. November 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Why Canon is Winning Full-Frame Mirrorless

Why Canon is Winning Full-Frame Mirrorless

When the mirrorless race began in earnest at the end of 2018, nobody knew who would come out on top. Three years and more than 10 full-frame mirrorless camera bodies later, the answer is obvious: Canon is winning big, and they’ve done i… Read the rest “Why Canon is Winning Full-Frame Mirrorless”

23. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Nikon in ‘Dire Straits’ as its Slump Is Particularly Untimely: Report

Nikon in ‘Dire Straits’ as its Slump Is Particularly Untimely: Report

This past year has not been kind to any camera manufacturer, but Nikon is reportedly in “dire straits” as it had yet to financially recover from previous business decisions even before it was hit with the worst slump in camera sRead the rest “Nikon in ‘Dire Straits’ as its Slump Is Particularly Untimely: Report”

19. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Japan Saw Mirrorless Camera Sales Jump 128.9% in October

Japan Saw Mirrorless Camera Sales Jump 128.9% in October

In what is perhaps the best good news for the camera world in 2020, BCN Ranking out of Japan found that October was remarkably strong for mirrorless camera sales, outperforming the previous year’s level for the first time in 14 months… Read the rest “Japan Saw Mirrorless Camera Sales Jump 128.9% in October”

9. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Nikon to Cut 20% of its International Workforce, Transfer Production to Thailand

Nikon to Cut 20% of its International Workforce, Transfer Production to Thailand

Nikon will cut more than 2,000 workers outside of Japan by March of 2022 as well as shift some of its production from its factory in the Miyagi province of Japan to Thailand. The changes come as the company grapples with the rise of smartphones … Read the rest “Nikon to Cut 20% of its International Workforce, Transfer Production to Thailand”

6. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Camera Sales in 2020 Have Plummeted As Much As 54%

Camera Sales in 2020 Have Plummeted As Much As 54%

The Camera and Imaging Products Association in Japan, otherwise known as CIPA, has published global camera and lens production data through September of this year, and the results show that the industry clearly has taken a hit from the glo… Read the rest “Camera Sales in 2020 Have Plummeted As Much As 54%”

5. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Fujifilm Executive: ‘APS-C is the Best-Balanced System’

Fujifilm Executive: ‘APS-C is the Best-Balanced System’

In an interview with Amatuer Photographer, Fujifilm’s new European President and Managing Director Toshi Iida says that “APS-C is the best-balanced system” and explains why he believes the company has been doing &#… Read the rest “Fujifilm Executive: ‘APS-C is the Best-Balanced System’”

4. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Nikon Officially Launches Webcam Software for Both Mac and Windows

Nikon Officially Launches Webcam Software for Both Mac and Windows

This morning Nikon officially released the full version of its free Webcam Utility Software for Windows 10 and macOS, enabling compatible Nikon mirrorless and DSLR cameras to be used as webcams when connected to a computer via USB.

The sof… Read the rest “Nikon Officially Launches Webcam Software for Both Mac and Windows”

29. Oktober 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für The Lensbaby Spark 2.0 is a Bendy, Hose-Like Manual Focus Lens

The Lensbaby Spark 2.0 is a Bendy, Hose-Like Manual Focus Lens

Lensbaby is known for making unconventional lenses that create unusual defocused areas, and the Spark is no exception. The Spark 2.0 adds support for eight mounts, both DSLR and mirrorless, as well as 15 optics introduced since 2008.

The S… Read the rest “The Lensbaby Spark 2.0 is a Bendy, Hose-Like Manual Focus Lens”

26. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Nikon Z6 II Autofocus Test: A Solid Improvement Over the Z6

Nikon Z6 II Autofocus Test: A Solid Improvement Over the Z6

Wedding and event photographer Taylor Jackson has been shooting with the original Nikon Z6 pretty much since it came to market. So when the Nikon Z6 II came out promising improved autofocus, TWO image processors, better video, and a batter… Read the rest “Nikon Z6 II Autofocus Test: A Solid Improvement Over the Z6”

15. Oktober 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Fujifilm Announces the X-S10: Affordable, Small, Capable

Fujifilm Announces the X-S10: Affordable, Small, Capable

Fujifilm has announced the X-S10, a compact and lightweight mirrorless camera featuring a 26.1-megapixel X-Trans sensor and a newly-designed in-body image stabilization (IBIS) system. The X-S10 also sees a new command dial and overal… Read the rest “Fujifilm Announces the X-S10: Affordable, Small, Capable”

14. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Nikon Unveils Z6 II and Z7 II with Dual Card Slots, 4K/60p Video and More

Nikon Unveils Z6 II and Z7 II with Dual Card Slots, 4K/60p Video and More

As promised last month, Nikon has officially unveiled the new and improved Nikon Z6 II and Nikon Z7 II full-frame mirrorless cameras: iterations on the first generation that add some important features like dual card slots, 4K/60p video c… Read the rest “Nikon Unveils Z6 II and Z7 II with Dual Card Slots, 4K/60p Video and More”

9. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon 2021 Lens Roadmap Leaked: 16 New RF Lenses On the Way

Canon 2021 Lens Roadmap Leaked: 16 New RF Lenses On the Way

Canon has already released a bunch of exciting glass for the full-frame mirrorless RF-mount, but the company is far from done. A leaked lens roadmap for 2021 indicates that Canon has as many as 16 new RF mount lenses in the works, including so… Read the rest “Canon 2021 Lens Roadmap Leaked: 16 New RF Lenses On the Way”

8. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Nikon Introduces ‘Worry-Free’ 30-Day Trial for the Full-Frame Nikon Z5

Nikon Introduces ‘Worry-Free’ 30-Day Trial for the Full-Frame Nikon Z5

Nikon has brought back the ‘Nikon Yellow’ trial program, allowing US-based photographers to try the new Nikon Z5 full-frame mirrorless camera “worry free” for 30 days. If you don’t like it, simply send b… Read the rest “Nikon Introduces ‘Worry-Free’ 30-Day Trial for the Full-Frame Nikon Z5”

7. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für First Set of Nikon Z9 Specs Leaked: 46MP Sensor, 20fps, 8K/30p Video

First Set of Nikon Z9 Specs Leaked: 46MP Sensor, 20fps, 8K/30p Video

The first set of rumored specs for the professional-grade Nikon Z9 have leaked, and it seems Nikon isn’t playing around. The flagship-level full-frame mirrorless camera will allegedly feature a 45MP sensor, 20fps continuous sho… Read the rest “First Set of Nikon Z9 Specs Leaked: 46MP Sensor, 20fps, 8K/30p Video”

2. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon EOS M50 Mark II Coming Soon, Key Specs Leaked: Report

Canon EOS M50 Mark II Coming Soon, Key Specs Leaked: Report

Over the past few days, rumors that Canon is preparing to release an EOS M50 Mark II have been all-but-confirmed by dealer product listings. The camera is almost certainly going to be unveiled very soon, and now, we have a pretty good idea abo… Read the rest “Canon EOS M50 Mark II Coming Soon, Key Specs Leaked: Report”