B&H has the Panasonic Lumix G5 with 14-42mm kit lens for only $299 through November 9. The Lumix G5 is a 16MP Micro Four Thirds camera that captures 1080p HD video. The deal includes free shipping and 4% rewards. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
SLR Magic has announced a new HyperPrime CINE 12mm T1.6 lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras. It is a mechanical upgrade over the original 12mm T1.6 CINE lens redesigned to better suit cinema needs with gearing on the aperture and focus rings; however, the optical design remains the same. [click to continue…]
Along with the new Olympus E-M1, several new accessories were announced alongside it. Below is a complete list of those new accessories that are coming soon and are currently available for pre-order. [click to continue…]
Alongside the new OM-D E-M1, Olympus has released the new ED 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO lens in Micro Four Thirds mount. Thanks to the 2x crop factor of Micro Four Thirds sensors, the lens offers a 24-80mm equivalent field of view.
Like the Olympus E-M1, the 12-40mm f/2.8 lens offers weather-sealing for durability in the elements. It features a 7-blade circular aperture for pleasant bokeh. The Olympus ED 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO lens retails for $999. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 is finally official. The new flagship Micro Four Thirds camera from Olympus features a 16.3MP sensor, along with a fast dual phase-detect and contrast-detection AF system.
The OM-D E-M1 features built-in image stabilization, a 3-inch tilting LCD and a frame rate of 10fps. The E-M1 also features a rugged magnesium alloy body with weather-proofing for protection from the elements. [click to continue…]
B&H has the Olympus 17mm f/2.8 lens for Micro Four Thirds format for only $199 (reg. $299) with free shipping through September 14. Check it out here at B&H Photo.