Author Archives: Louis Ferreira

Towerjazz And Panasonic Talk Global Shutter And BSI Technology in TowerJazz Q4 2017 Earnings Report

TowerJazz Semiconductors released information about there future plans for sensor development. Panasonic has a 49% stake in the company and we previously showed some of their global shutter technology for future cameras here. TowerJazz has big plans for future Global Shutter and BSI sensors including Full Frame. Maybe we will see their sensor in cameras […]

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Panasonic Leica DG Vario-Elmar 100-400mm f/4-6.3 ASPH. POWER O.I.S. vs DG Elmarit 200mm f/2.8 POWER O.I.S.

Richard compares the Leica DG 100-400mm f/4-6.4 Leica DG and 200mm f/2.8 Review with both 1.4x TC and 2.0x TC, with some surprising results. I have always personally felt these lenses are pretty closely matched, but the Leica DG 200mm f/2.8 is just an outstanding all-around performer. Check out Richards video and decided which is best […]

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Four Companies Join The Micro Four Thirds Alliance

Olympus Corporation and Panasonic Corporation announced that the four companies newly approved the Micro Four Thirds System standard. China state-owned company GKUVISION working on developing surveillance camera solution, such as 4K / 120fps camera, SLR Magic, which manufactures lenses and accessories for movies and photographs, releases lenses for SLR cameras and VR exclusive lenses in […]

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Olympus Pen-F Firmware 3.0 Coming February 28th

Firmware 3.00 for the Olympus Pen-F is coming Feb. 28th. New Bleach Bypass filter Ability to adjust shading effects With the Olympus Digital Camera Updater, you can now save your monochrome profiles on the camera Fixed AF issue with Leica 200mm lens Olympus PEN-F: B&H photo / Amazon / Adorama

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Olympus EM-1 Mark II: Firmware 2.00 Coming February 28th

Firmware 2.00 for the Olympus EM-1 Mark II is coming Feb. 28th. 2018 New Features: New art filter [Bleach Bypass] has been added. Possible to use focus stacking photography with “M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12-100mm F4.0 IS PRO”. Small targets have been added to AF target mode. Possible to set a maximum of 35 pre-shutter frames […]

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Lensbaby Burnside 35mm f/2.8

Lensbaby just a new lens for Micro Four Thirds with a dual diaphragm for creative swirly Bokeh. Lensbaby Delivers a Modern Take on Classic Lenses with the Burnside 35 Portland, OR (February 15, 2018) – Lensbaby—makers of award-winning creative effects lenses, optics and accessories—announces the launch of an entirely new kind of creative effects lens, the Burnside […]

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