Friday, September 25, 2020

Olympus OM-D v Panasonic GH5


Micro four-thirds has demonstrated big advances in image quality over the past five years. But it is the small size of the equipment and the speed of operation, particularly of autofocus that impresses. The the pro-level bodies such as the OM-D E-M1 and the Lumix GX5 set new standards......

Panasonic Lumix L-mount cameras arriving in March


At last we have an estimated launch date of the end of March for Panasonic’s new L-mount full-frame cameras. 2019 is going to be an exciting time for the new Leica-designed mount

Panasonic LX100: Is this the replacement for the LX7?


Hints are that the new LX7 will be called the LX100 (get it.... RX100, LX100) which is more evidence that the Sony is in Panasonic's sights.

Huge mirrorless lenses are here to stay

Huge prime lenses for professional mirrorless cameras are here to stay. The weight and size advantage of early mirrorless designs have been squandered. Only the Leica M system keeps the compact flag flying.

Panasonic FZ1000: This could be the new Leica V-Lux


According to Leica Rumors, the new V-Lux to be announced at Photokina next week is "most likely" based on the FZ1000. If so, this is a logical move for Leica and will turn the V-Lux into a truly desirable tool for serious photography.

Star Struck: Is the Panasonic LX100 II worth the upgrade?


The LX100 Mark II is likely to be a great little camera. But are its changes sufficient to warrant upgrading or, even, paying the premium for the new model?

Q what a scorcher: Heat and Leica’s Q2

Take a snap with Leica's new Q2 using DNG plus a JPG sidecar and you've said goodbye to 100MB of disk storage. Can you cope?

Hands on with the Panasonic S models


The Panasonic S-series cameras are surprisingly big, larger than the latest a7III and Nikon Z6/Z6.

Panasonic LX-200: Likely specification leaked in China


CameraBeta here in China has published details of what it says is the specification of the promised Panasonic LX-200, successor to the current LX-100. While this could be just speculation, the details are extremely plausible. 

Top 18 cameras for street photography

Here are 18 cameras, new and old, that will do the street photographer proud