Check Out this $40K Leica S 4K Cinema Camera

Leica S 4K Camera-4

When Leica announced that is new S (Type 007) medium format camera would should 4K video, we all thought that was pretty cool to get 4K capture with 4:2:2 color on the large 30 x 45mm CMOS sensor. However, I had not seen one decked out as a cinema camera until this one on display at the Leica booth at PhotoPlus 2014. [Read more...]

Panasonic Nocticron 42.5mm f/1.2 and Vario 35-100mm f/2.8 Lenses $100 Off

Panasonic 35-100mm

B&H has the Panasonic 35-100mm f/2.8 G lens for $1397.99 (reg. $1497.99) right now. The deal includes 4% B&H rewards and free expedited shipping. For those new to the Micro Four Thirds system, the 2x crop factor essentially allows this lens to replace the classic 70-200mm f/2.8 lenses are full frame system cameras in a much smaller package. Check it out here at B&H Photo. [Read more...]

Panasonic Nocticron 42.5mm f/1.2 and Vario 35-100mm f/2.8 Lenses $100 Off

Panasonic Leica Nocticron 42.5mm

B&H has the Panasonic Leica DG Nocticron 42.5mm f/1.2 ASPH OIS lens for $1497.99 (reg. $1597.99). Check it out here at B&H Photo.

Also, the Panasonic Lumix G Vario 35-100mm f/2.8 ASPH lens is available for $1397.99 (reg. $1497.99). Check it out here at B&H Photo.

Leica V-Lux and D-Lux Cameras are More Panasonic Rebadges

Leica V-Lux

Leica V-Lux

While releasing a barrage of truly high-end products at Photokina 2014, Leica continues its annoying custom of rebadging consumer- and prosumer-oriented cameras from Panasonic. The latest offense comes in the form of the new Leica V-Lux and D-Lux cameras, which are blatant rebadged versions of Panasonic’s Lumix FZ1000 and LX100 models, respectively. [Read more...]