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Lumix GH3, Panasonic’s Most Powerful & Versatile Mirrorless Camera

Boasting outstanding image and video quality covered by elegant, rugged, and compact design, the Lumix GH3 is Panasonic’s most powerfuland versatile mirrorless interchangeable lens camera (ILC).

Leica X2 Edition Paul Smith: Limited to 1500 Units

Leica Camera AG is showing its special edition camera product at its Photokina booth: Leica X2 Edition Paul Smith. This special edition is said to be a camera model combining high performance digital technology, crafted in Germany, with extravagant styling from the world of fashion.
Paul Smith, the international fashion designer and entrepreneur, is the creative [...]

Hasselblad’s New Products: H5D Series & Lunar Mirrorless Cameras

At the arena of Photokina 2012 in Cologne, Hasselblad presents its new camera products, namely H5D Series  and Lunar mirrorless camera. The first will be the next generation of “H” system (advanced medium format digital camera system), and the second will be its brand new product of mirrorless interchangeable lens camera.
Regarding the Lunar camera, the [...]

Leica M-E: A More Affordable Rangefinder

Featuring a 18 MP sensor, the M-E boasts high-level technology at a more affordable prices—compared to Leica’s other rangefinder cameras.

Live Report from Photokina with Kristupa Saragih

To keep you in touch with the latest news from Photokina 2012, we have Kristupa Saragih – professional photographer and co-founder of Fotografer.net – in Cologne, Germany, to make live report from the venue. This is where trends and innovations covering the entire spectrum of imaging are presented.
As the world’s largest and leading trade fair [...]

Sigma Announces Three New Lenses at the Photokina 2012

The three lenses were announced along with the company’s announcement of its redefinition of interchangeable lenses into three categories; each of the three new lenses represents each new category.

New PowerShot Series from Canon: G15, S110 & SX50 HS

Featuring advanced autofocus (AF) technology providing high-speed responsive AF systems, the three new cameras are addressed for photographers at all level.

New from Olympus: 2 Mirrorless Cameras & 4 Lenses

Toward Photokina 2012 in Cologne, Germany, there are two new cameras from Olympus, namely PEN E-PL5 and PEN E-PM2. Both models are from Pen series of mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras.
Quite similar, the two share the sensor and AF system of Olympus’ OM-D E-M5.  Their main differences are on size and LCD design.
Featuring all-metal body in [...]

Fujifilm XF1 to be Available in October for US$ 500

After some rumors and photo leaks, Fujifilm XF1 finally appears. This is a compact camera with an f/1.8, 4x zoom (25-100mm 35mm equivalent) lens and 2/3-inch EXR-CMOS sensor.
Using the same EXR processor as X10 makes XF1 have three sensor modes that can be altered depending on conditions to achieve the clearest picture. They are SN [...]

Canon EOS 6D Vis-a-vis Nikon D600

The long-rumored Canon EOS 6D estimated to be announced today is expected to compete directly with Nikon D600. Both are full-frame DSLR cameras.
Using DIGIC 5+ image processing engine, the 20.2 MP EOS 6D is expected to feature built-in Wi-Fi, built-in GPS, 4.5 fps continuous drive, 11-point AF system, ISO 100-25600 (50, 51200, 102400 extension), Full-HD [...]