Panasonic Announces 4 New Lenses

Panasonic Lumix G 25mm f1.7 ASPH Lens

Alongside the GH4R and the V-Log firmware for the GH4, Panasonic also unveiled four new lenses, including the completely new Panasonic Lumix G 25mm f/1.7 ASPH. lens.

Other lens updates include:

 

Will Apple’s Rumored iPad Pro Feature a Wide Gamut (aka HDR) Display?

Apple Wide Gamut Display Patents

One of the big rumors for Apple over the past couple of years has been about an iPad Pro model. The rumors and leaks are well documented and Apple’s faithful fanboys expect it feature a 12.9″ display – as compared to the 9.7″ iPad Air 2 display.

I have a terrible pastime of reading patent applications on the weekends and I happened to notice several published applications from last week indicating that Apple is sorting out both server-side processing and device-level processing of HDR or wide gamut video and images, along with the backward compatibility. [Read more…]

Deal: Nikon D7200 for $879

Nikon D7200

ebay (via RedTagCamera) has the Nikon D7200 for $879.95 (reg. $1196.95) in limited quantity. Check it out while it lasts here on ebay.

Note: This is labeled as a gray market item and, therefore, won’t include a US warranty card. At the time of this post, ebay seller RedTagCamera has a positive feedback rating of 99.9%.

Deal: Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Lens for $612

Canon 24-105mm

ebay (via AllNewShop) has the Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM lens for $612.99 (reg. $999.99) in limited quantity. Check it out while it lasts here on ebay.

Note: This is labeled as a white box item with a 1-year seller warranty. It was removed from a kit with the 5D Mark III to be sold separately. At the time of this post, ebay seller AllNewShop has a positive feedback rating of 99.6%.