Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Quirky road to teaching photography

In teaching photography, David looks for the quirky shot

Panasonic announces FZ1000 Mk2

Panasonic today launched two new bridge cameras, the small-sensor TZ90 and the FZ1000 Mark II which replaces the camera on which the...

Canon ups FF competition with downsize RP

The three bears competing for the camera industry's porridge: Daddy 5D, Mummy EOS-R and baby Ursus Minimus, the RP

Sony loses FF mirrorless market share

Once top of the tree, Sony is predictably losing market share to its new Japanese rivals.

Travelling with Leica CL and Lumix GX8

A compact outfit for lightweight travel: Jaap Vleeskruijer

Olympus OM-D E-M1X: What a whopper!

Olympus is about to take the crown for the fattest backside in micro four-thirdsdom. The OM-D E-M1X has a built-in battery grip. No add-ons for the new Oly, it’s the complete package and this could be the start of a new trend, turning small-sensor cameras into DSLR lookalikes.

Panasonic Lumix S1 gets closer, but still in a glass case

Our first eyes-on, if not hands-on, with the Panasonic Lumix S reveals a camera that is similar in size to the Leica SL, just a bit more rounded and cuddly and with more knobs to play with.

P-911 and P-G9: A good couple of fat rumps

The Panasonic G9 has been called the Porsche 911 of cameras. But, as John argues, this comparison lies mainly in the burgeoning weight and bulk as once-small devices grow like Topsy…..

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

More acronyms and the OCOLOY challenge. What about the Lumix G9?

Mike Johnson of OCOLOY fame is considering restricting himself in 2019 to the Panasonic Lumix G9. Is it a sensible choice, we wonder…..