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January 10, 2015
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A bit of everything…


Introduction to 4K for Photographers

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 40-150mm lens tested at Photoreview.
Panasonic cooperates with US venture to develop photo cloud (
New CES Panasonic 4K camcorders now listed on BHphoto.
Panasonic Lumix TZ70, Fewer Pixels but Better Viewfinder (Digitalversus).

Chris: “I recently had a few photos of Sydney’s summer storms featured in the news and papers. I used the Live Comp feature on the Olympus E-M1 to capture lightning and storm clouds. I believe it’s a great function to capture these things (and many others) and I wrote an extensive article about it on my blog on what it is, how it works and how it can be used:

January 9, 2015
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A bit of everything…

Real Anamoprhic lens for under $1K! SLR Magic Anamorphot 1.33X from Tom Antos on Vimeo.

LX100 review at Photoreview.
30 minute photography crash course with Olympus UK.
Mirrorless Interchangable – Where Does It Go In 2015? Part 3 – Micro Four Thirds (Soundimagesplus).
This MTV of DeStorm was shot with the GH4 4K + Lumix 12-35mm f/2.8 + SLR Magic Anamorphot 1.33x – 50 (Youtube). Behind the scenes on the video on top
How to combie 8 frames into a photo by Dicahub.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57 Hands-on Photos (Photographyblog).

16pads:Just wanted to share a little video I shot with the GX7 and Takumar 50mm 1.4 vintage lens.

Anonymous:I contacted you about an interesting photography gadget CASE Remote. It is a wireless camera controller through tablet and smartphone. It can upgrade old camera wifi function at very low price to enjoy tethered photography with live view. It is the website at, see petapixel report

Chris:I recently wrote an article on my blog about images captured with the Olympus E-M1 and the Olympus PT-EP11 underwater housing using a Panasonic 8mm f/3.5 fisheye. They are a range of ‘Mocean Blurs’. I used slow handheld, shutter speeds (as low as 1/20sec) to capture lightning and waves breaking in a storm.

January 8, 2015
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New OWL drop in filter adapter from Deo Tech.

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Well here comes something smart from Deo-Tech. They will soon launch the new OWL drop in filter adapter!

And here are some images and a roadmap included:
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January 7, 2015
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Voigtlander 10,5mm f/0.95 will ship in Q1-Q2!


On Facebook Voigtlander confirmed the new will ship in Q1/Q2. And Martin Wagner is apparently the only one having the new Voigtlander in his hands. He just posted one single image samples on his facebook page :)

So far on Voigtlanders site you can only read the specs and download two pictures of the lens. And still no preorder option at BHphoto where the lens is listed with unknown price and availability.

January 6, 2015
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Panasonic G6 and GX7 marked as discontinued. GX8 and G7 on the horizon?


The GX7 has been officially marked as discontinued at BHphoto (Click here). Easy to guess the GX8 will come soon. Likely at CP+ in February. And also the Panasonic G6 is marked as discontinued at BHphoto (Click here). Let’s hope Panasonic will bring us a new G7 too!

Follow the announcement today live here on 43rumors (streaming via at:
10am Las Vegas time
1pm New York time
18:00 London time
19:00 Berlin time
03:00 (January 6) Tokyo time.

GX7 discontinued info found via Photorumors.

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