E-M5 now sells for $379 only…


The Olympus E-M5 now sells for $379 at BHphoto (Click here). The camera now turns exactly four years old. Back in February 2012 when it was announced the official price was $1,299.

Preorder links to the two new MFT lenses:
Panasonic-Leica 100-400mm lens at Amazon, Adorama, BHphoto and Panasonic. In EU at WexUK.
Olympus 300mm f/4.0 PRO lens at Amazon, Adorama, BHphoto, GetOlympus. In EU at Amazon DE. WexUK.

PEN-F Preorder links:
Silver PEN-F in USA/Canada at Bhphoto, Amazon, Adorama, GetOlympus, GetOlympus Canada. In EU at Amazon Deutschland, FotoMundus, WexUk, ParkCameras.
Black PEN-F in USA/Canada at Bhphoto, Amazon, Adorama, GetOlympus, GetOlympus Canada. In EU at Amazon Deutschland, FotoMundus, WexUK, ParkCameras.

Thew new Kipon Baveyes focal length reducer adapter for OM anc C/Y lenses is now in Stock!


Kipon announced it’s now shipping the new Baveyes OM and C/Y adapters. You can buy the OM to MFT Baveye on eBay (Click here) and also the C/Y adapter on eBay (Click here).

By using that adpater you gain 1 stop aperture with 0,7x focal length reduction. Kipon writes:
If you want to use the 50mm lens: 50mm × 2x (Micro Four Thirds focus magnification) × 0.7x (BAVEYES focus magnification) = 70mm angle of view equivalent
If you want to use the 35mm lens: 35mm × 2x (Micro Four Thirds focus magnification) × 0.7x (BAVEYES focus magnification) = 49mm angle of view equivalent

And as you know there are a huge amount of OM lenses we can use with the Baveye adapter. This is just the list of the prime lenses…Click on the link to check the price and auctions on eBay: 21mm f/2.0 and 21mm f/3.5 lens, 24mm f/2.0 and 24mm f/2.8 and 24mm f/3.5 shift lens, 28mm f/2.0 and 28mm f/2.8 and 28mm f/3.5 lens, 35mm f/2.0 and 35mm f/2.8 and 35mm f/2.8 shift lens, 40mm f/2.0 lens, 50mm f/1.2 and 50mm f/1.4 and 50mm f/1.8 and 50mm f/2.0 macro and 50mm f/3.5 lens, 55mm f/3.5 macro lens, 85mm f/2.0 lens, 90mm f/2.0 macro lens, 100mm f/2.0 and 100mm f/2.8 lens, 135mm f/2.8 and 135mm f/3.5 lens, 180mm f/2.0 and 180mm f/2.8 lens, 200mm f/4.0 and 200mm f/5.0 lens, 250mm f/2.0 lens, 300mm f/4.5 lens, 350mm f/2.8 lens,, 400mm f/6.4 lens, 500mm f/8.0 lens, 600mm f/6.6 lens, 1000mm f/11 lens.

Large stock of ref. MFT stuff for sale at Olympusmarket. Lightroom CC 2015.4 / 6.4 now available


Two short news:

  1. Europeans can grab a new large Stock of refurbished cameras and lenses at Olympusmarket (Click here to see the long list9
  2. Adobe released Lightroom CC 2015.4 / 6.4. it adds a new “Boundary Warp” feature

European PEN-F preorder links:
Silver PEN-F in EU at Amazon Deutschland, WexUk, ParkCameras, Cameraworld.
Black PEN-F in EU at Amazon Deutschland, WexUK, ParkCameras, Cameraworld.

Sigma super-resistant Cermic Filter goes on sale in USA.

Sigma’s super Ceramic Filter is now on sale in USA via BHphoto (Click here), Adorama (Click here) or Amazon US (Click here). Those are the key features:

  • Clear Protection Filter
  • Prevents Damage to Lens
  • 1x Filter Factor, +0 Stop
  • 99.76% Transmittance
  • No Effect on Image
  • Clear Glass Ceramic Construction
  • Scratch- and Shock-Resistant
  • Water-Repellent Coating
  • 77mm Front Threads
  • Durable Acrylic Filter Case