a bit of everything…


Cognisys StopShot Hands-On Field Test

Today Gold Box deals at Amazon.de, Amazon.co.uk, Amazon US and BHphoto.
£150 Amazon Credit and £100 Cashback on the GX8 at Amazon UK.
Olympus Europe launched a new summer special bonus. All details can be read here: bonus.olympus.eu.
Banding with 20mm 1.7 & GM-5 (not using Electronic shutter) at Dpreview Forum
Oversampling for Image Quality Makes Sense (Diglloyd).
E-M1II survey by Lepidi.

Kevin:Here is a fun shoot we had for a local high school who went to the state championship and won! These two cameras performed admirably in a high paced, run & gun environment.
https://vimeo.com/159344300 GH4 w/ Ronin-M & G7 Shooting on Boston Celtics Floor.

Panasonic financial report 2016: 4K is driving sales up!

Bildschirmfoto 2016-05-03 um 18.01.54

Panasonic published the 2016 financial report and the forecast for 2017. Alld ata can be found here: panasonic.com/global/corporate/ir/release.html

The whole company:
OP increased by 33.8 bil. yen y-y to 415.7 bil. yen, net incomeattributable to Panasonic Corporation increased by 13.8 bil. yen y-y to 193.3 bil. yen, where both figures exceeded their forecasts.

AVC Networks results (which also includes the digital camera and lens business):
Sales went up 1% and operating income went up 22%. There is no detailed info about the sole digital camera business.

Forecast for the AVC segment:
Sales are expected to increase with high quality imaging and high value added products mainly in 4Kproducts, such as projectors, digital cameras, broadcasting cameras and surveillance cameras

a bit of everything…

Mike (video on top):My feature documentary is currently on the film festival circuit, would love to pitch it to you for feature on your blog for “a bit of everything” or otherwise. www.southbureauhomicide.com Trailer: https://vimeo.com/137415295
I bring it up because it was shot 99% with my two Panasonic Gh3 bodies. There are a several shots in the film from GoPro car mounts, but the Gh3 did everything else, either with the 12-35 2.8 or the 35-100 2.8.

Today Gold Box deals at Amazon.de and Amazon.co.uk.
£150 Amazon Credit and £100 Cashback on the GX8 at Amazon UK.
Olympus Europe launched a new summer special bonus. All details can be read here: bonus.olympus.eu.
Predict the E-M1 II price (Dpreview Forum).
The Olympus 40-150mm PRo lens patent (Freepatentsonline).
Lumix zs100 images from vietnam by william innes (LumixLounge).

a bit of everything…


New TRIOPLAN “Soap Bubble Bokeh”‘ F2,8 100MM Review (Note: available as MFT mount option too).

Today Gold Box deals at Amazon.de and Amazon.co.uk.
£150 Amazon Credit and £100 Cashback on the GX8 at Amazon UK.
Olympus Europe launched a new summer special bonus. All details can be read here: bonus.olympus.eu.
Rokinon 100mm f/2.8 Macro review (Steve Digicams).
300mm F4.0 IS PRO LENS revew by Jet Daisuke.
Olympus Ambassador & Fashionfotograf Brendan De Clercq zur Pen-F (Digitech).
first look at the lensbaby twist 60 (Diyphotography).