Author Archives: Louis Ferreira

DXO: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mk II

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that the new Olympus OM-D Mark II has the best m43 sensor yet, but even DXO couldn’t help but to point out the new pricing strategy in their conclusion. Olympus and Panasonic would likely sell a lot more cameras if they reduced the price of their flagships to around $1,500, which is […]

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Shogun Inferno Can do 10-bit 60p 4K 4:2:2 on Panasonic GH5

The Panasonic GH5 is shaping up to be every bit as impressive as its predecessors. Panasonic knows how to provide cinematographers with incredible video performance at very reasonable prices. It is impressive that a relatively affordable camera like the GH5 will be able to do 10-bit 60p 4K 4:2:2 with a Shogun Inferno. Panasonic GH5 B&H photo/Amazon/Adorama Shogun […]

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Olympus Continues Dominating Mirrorless Sales in Japan

Olympus continues to dominate the Mirrorless sales rankings in Japan according to BCNranking, but Canon is catching up thanks to the popular EOS-M5. Lets hope that Olympus can hold onto their lead.

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NewsShooter: Panasonic GH5 Detailed Interview With Panasonic and Griffin Hammond

Yet another very video centric interview about the new Panasonic GH5. It sounds like they haven’t tested many accessories on the camera yet so speed boosters might vignette a little more than on video centric cameras like the blackmagic. I am also excited to see the anamorphic content that cinematographers create with the GH5. Panasonic is providing a […]

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Mirror Lessons: Compares The OMD-EM1 and OMD-EM1 Mark 2

MirrorLessons put together an expansive comparison between the Olympus OM-D EM1 Mark 2 and OM-D EM1. MirrorLessons is very positive about the camera over all, but surprisingly they say that the Fujifilm X-T2 and Sony a6500/a6300 out perform it at autofocus.

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Panasonic GX800 and FZ82

Panasonic’s pitch for the GX800 and FZ82. It’s very interesting that the m43 compact cameras are priced incredibly well to compete with 1-inch sensor cameras, while the professional line-up is a little over priced. I would really like someone ask a representative how they came up with the pricing scheme for their new camera line-up. The GX/FX/G […]

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