Tag Archives: Photokina 2018

CameraJabber: Interview With Shigemi Sugimoto of Olympus

Camera Jabber interviewed Shigemi from Olympus and he elaborated a little on their sad press conference. Below are some key points: Still 100% behind m43 The size and weight of m43 is easily distinguishable for Full Frame Full frame vs m43 makes the whole size advantage an easier sell Everyone is making a big deal about mount […]

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Cinema5D: Interview With Kazuto Yamaki From Sigma About The L-Mount Alliance

Cinema5D Interviewed Sigma’s CEO Kazuto Yamaki about their L-Mount alliance announcement. Below are some excerpts from the interview: Sigma started working on Foveon Full Frame 3 years ago Having a partnership would be better for the customers so they decided to work with Panasonic and Leica Their current cameras are APS-C and APS-H Can’t comment about the camera […]

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Panasonic S1/S1R Roundup

The Panasonic S1/S1R are exciting cameras, but Panasonic doesn’t have much to say about them. It’s kind of interesting that they are using the same tilt screen configuration as Fujifilm. It also looks like Panasonic will continue using their depth defocus system according to some reports. DPReview – Photokina 2018: Hands-on with Panasonic Lumix S1R engadget – Panasonic’s […]

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Sigma’s L-Mount Conference With Screen Shots and Bullet Points

Sigma completed the construction of there magnesium factory and is one of the few manufacturers to have their own magnesium factory. Some of the lenses being announced rely on this factory Sigma announced new lenses: 28mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art A high-quality lens of the Art line with a brightness of F1.4, with a focal […]

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Cinema5D: Panasonic LUMIX S1 and S1R Interview

Cinema5D Interviewed Mike Owen from Panasonic and you can find the details below: Both bodies are identical Only difference being megapixels Both will have high video quality, but the S1 will be better for the videographer Can’t share if there will be 10-bit internal They hope to have the best codecs and recording capabilities Next round […]

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