Alongside the new Lumix GX8, Panasonic has also unveiled the new Lumix FZ300 superzoom camera. It features a 12.1MP sensor with a 25-600mm (35mm equivalent) zoom range lens with a constant f/2.8 aperture. [Read more…]
The lens is made for 2/3″ sensor ENG and studio cameras; however, Fotodiox makes a handy little B4 to Micro Four Thirds mount adapter. When you use the adapter coupled with the 2.6x extender feature of the GH4, then you can cover the active sensor area with the smaller image circle.
Stacking the 2.6x extender on top of the Micro Four Thirds 2x crop factor gives you a massive reach with this lens. [Read more…]
B&H has the new Panasonic Lumix G 42.5mm f/1.7 ASPH. Power OIS lens in stock and now shipping. That’s a 90mm equivalent focal length, which should make for a nice portrait lens for Micro Four Thirds shooters. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
The Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GH4: The Unoffficial Quintessential Guide is a new book from Brian Matsumoto and Carol F. Roullard. [Read more…]