Olympus UK teases a new release :)




We all know the new High End OMD is coming. And on Facebook Olympus UK posted the following text:

What is going on? Get it in your diary:
Exclusive Olympus events in London and at a store near you in September…..

There is a bit of a buzz going round at the moment and it’s not someone taking the Vespa from the E-P5 exclusive Harrods kit for a joy ride. It is simply that there are a lot of special Olympus events being organised in London and at retailers during September.

A full current list of events is at the bottom of this post, and more details will be released over the coming weeks. So keep your eyes peeled!

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Retailer Events (September):

Friday 13: London Camera Exchange -Horsefair
Saturday 14: Park Cameras – Burgess Hill
SRS – Watford
CameraWorld – London
Wednesday 18: London Camera Exchange – The Strand
Thursday 19: Ffordes Photographic – By Beauly
Friday 20: Merchant City Cameras – Glasgow
Saturday 21: Clifton Cameras – Dursley
London Camera Exchange – Colchester
Harrison Cameras – Sheffield
Saturday 28: Warehouse Express – Norwich

Other events – contents TBC (London, September):
Sunday 15, Monday 16, Tuesday 17, Sunday 22, Wednesday 25, Thursday 26, Friday 27, Sunday 29.

It confirms the rumor we posted before. The new High End OMD (which also replaces the E-5) is coming the second week of September.


US deals roundup: $50 off on Lightroom 5.


Adorama is running and exclusive sale with Adobe on Lightroom 5 (Click here). You get $50 off by using the Coupon Code “S987654321

Other US deals still running:
4% Back In Reward on Cameras and Lenses at Amazon US (Click here).
Save up to $100 on Select Olympus Lenses and Accessories at Amazon US (Click here).
Save up to $150 on Select Olympus Compact System Cameras at Amazon US (Click here).
$50 off on the E-PM2 and E-PL5 superkits at Amazon US (Click here).
Save up to $100 on Qualifying Olympus Digital Cameras at Amazon US (Click here).
Free Handle with the Blackmagic MFT camera at Adorama (Click here).


GX7: test redone at ePhotozine, more RAW files at techradar and first unboxing video.



This is the very first GX7 unboxing video posted by Smallcamerabigpicture from Goulio Sciorio. He also posted the first part of his ongoing GX7 review (Click here to read).

There were many complaints about the Whte Balance on ePhotozine GX7 review. They have now redone the test shots with manual White Balance (Previously it was auto white balance). You can see them here: http://www.ephotozine.com/article/panasonic-lumix-dmc-gx7-expert-review-22581

And there is another E-P5 vs GX7 RAW file comparison via Techradar: GX7 RAW (Click here) and E-P5 RAW (Click here).

GX7 preorder list (Click on store name to open the GX7 price, specs and preorder page):
Silver GX7 body at Amazon US, BHphoto, Adorama, Samys, Wex Deutschland, Wex UK , Amazon JP.
Silver GX7 with 14-42mm lens at Amazon, BHphoto, Adorama, Samys, Henrys, Wex Deutschland, WexUK, Amazon UK.
Black GX7 body at Henrys, Wex Deutschland, Wex UK, Amazon UK, Amazon Japan.
Black GX7 with 14-42mm lens at Henrys, Wex Deutschland, Wex UK, Amazon UK.
Black GX7 with 20mm lens at Henrys, Wex UKAmazon UK, Amazon Japan.
Silver GX7 with 20mm lens at Henrys, Wex UKAmazon UK, Amazon Japan.