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New firmware for Sony Alpha a6000 adds XAVC S codec

News / 06/24/2015 / 0 Comments
New firmware for Sony Alpha a6000 adds XAVC S codec

  Sony continues the trend of adding the XAVC S codec and increasing the bit rate in the video mode, so after issuing new firmware for the Sony RX10 last fall, which brought the said codec and ...


Canon GPS Receiver GP-E2 gets firmware update - Version 2.0.0

News / 06/23/2015 / 0 Comments
Canon GPS Receiver GP-E2 gets firmware update - Version 2.0.0

  Canon's external GPS receiver GP-E2 received firmware update, Version 2.0.0, which brought it support for the new DSLRs Canon EOS 5DS, Canon EOS 5DS R, Canon EOS Rebel T6i (EOS 750D), and Canon ...


Ricoh announces a new compact - Ricoh GR II

News / 06/19/2015 / 0 Comments
Ricoh announces a new compact - Ricoh GR II

  After introducing the high-end DSLR Pentax K-3 II more than a month ago, Ricoh announced a new representative of its GR series - Ricoh GR II.     The Ricoh GR II represents the ...


Canon officially introduces Canon PowerShot G3 X

News / 06/18/2015 / 0 Comments
Canon officially introduces Canon PowerShot G3 X

  After announcing this February that the new Canon G3 X was under construction, and we had a chance to see its prototype at this year's CP+ tradeshow in Yokohama, Canon now officially introduced ...


Leica Q (Typ 116) is launched

News / 06/14/2015 / 0 Comments
Leica Q (Typ 116) is launched

  A month after introducing the MILC Leica M Monochrom (Typ 246), Leica refreshed its line-up by launching its new full-frame prosumer compact Leica Q (Typ 116).     Leica Q (Typ ...


Sony proudly introduces Sony RX100 IV and Sony RX10 II

News / 06/12/2015 / 0 Comments
Sony proudly introduces Sony RX100 IV and Sony RX10 II

  Together with launching a new member of the Alpha series, the revolutionary MILC Sony Alpha a7R II, the Japanese giant Sony pushed back the frontier in its RX series as well by introducing ...


Sony launches Sony Alpha a7R II delivering 42.4MP and 4K video

News / 06/11/2015 / 0 Comments
Sony launches Sony Alpha a7R II delivering 42.4MP and 4K video

  Sony opened the summer season in the best possible way: more than 6 months after the last expansion of its Alpha series by introducing the superb Sony Alpha a7 II, this series gets a new ...


GoPro announces GoPro Hero+ LCD

News / 06/04/2015 / 0 Comments
GoPro announces GoPro Hero+ LCD

  After causing a great sensation last fall by launching the fantastic GoPro Hero4 action cameras (which received firmware update some time later), the GoPro corporation carries on with ...


Leica announces Leica Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH lens for the M-system

News / 05/29/2015 / 0 Comments
Leica announces Leica Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH lens for the M-system

  Leica announced the arrival of its fastest ever 28mm lens aimed at the M-system of rangefinder cameras. The lens in question is Leica Summilux-M 28mm f/1.4 ASPH, which represents the first 28mm ...


Sigma announces pricing and availability for Sigma dp0 Quattro

News / 05/26/2015 / 0 Comments
Sigma announces pricing and availability for Sigma dp0 Quattro

  Three months after being announced at the CP+ show in February this year, the latest compact camera from Sigma's Quattro series - Sigma dp0 Quattro - gets its price and availability. The dp0 is ...