Olympus E-M1 Officially Launched

Olympus’ latest micro 4/3 camera has arrived and it brings many improvements to the table, like a 37-point phase detection (in addition to the 81-point contrast detection) that is built into the 16.3 Megapixel sensor of this camera. This means that the OM-D E-M5 camera no longer has the best AF system in Olympus’ micro-4/3 line up, thus effectively becoming the number two m4/3 camera from now on.

Fast lenses newer Micro Four Thirds products coming your way

According to Chinese website Tech.sina, an interview with ex-Olympus chief Mr. Watanabe has gleaned some rather interesting information for everyone who is interested in the world of digital photography, not to mention newer developments in the Micro Four Thirds universe. According to Mr. Watanabe, Olympus knows that consumers are currently waiting (patiently) for large aperture M4/3 lenses,  so Olympus is no lost to this anticipation as they have already started […]

Fuji sensor outperforms best in market Micro Four Thirds sensors

Now here’s some food for thought – say you’re on the lookout for a new Micro Four Thirds camera, and want to do your homework in searching out for the best model that your hard-earned buck can give you. Interestingly enough, performance benchmarks by DxOmark pointed towards the Fuji sensor delivering superior results in all measured aspects (Color depth, Dynamic range and ISO performance), amongst its peers, with the aged […]

Panasonic Lumix GH2 offers new movie making experience

Jan Brockmann, a freelance video and commercial director from Hamburg, recently took Panasonic’s latest Lumix GH2 out for a spin, and claims that this Micro Four Thirds digital camera is extremely versatile and more than able to shoot professional looking videos without missing a beat. Among the new features found in the Luimx GH2 include the lightning-quick contrast AF, which will adjust itself in a mere 0.1 , while the […]


Panasonic AG-AF100 Micro Four Thirds video camera to ship after Christmas

If you have the Panasonic AG-AF100 Micro Four Thirds video camera as the number one device on your Christmas shopping list, we’re going to disappoint you with news that said device will ship only a couple of days after Santa drops by the neighborhood. Just in case you’re incensed with that and can’t think of the exact date at the moment, we’re looking at a December 27th release for the […]

Panasonic introduces 3D lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras

Stereoscopic 3D has just taken on a whole new level in the form of the Panasonic 3D lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras which was just introduced today at Photokina. This $250 still camera lens can be hooked up to its Lumix G series of Micro Four Thirds cameras, bringing along a new dimension to your family photos. Needless to say, you would also need to bring home a 3D […]