December 19, 2009
Posted in news

The weekly news summary!

During the past 7 days we published following news:

Olympus E-P1 related news:
- Comparison Test: GF-1 vs. E-P1 vs. E-450/420 (source: dpreview forum)
- Switar 26mm f/1.1 Review on the E-P1 (source: lawrenceripsher.com)
-olympus e-p1 review diary: day 1 (benprestney.toniaprestney.com)
-Olympus E-P1 with NIKKOR 10.5mm FISHEYE image samples at theoldschoolhouse.com
- Olympus E-P1 Comments, Part III: Lost Pictures (TheOnlinePhotographer)

Olympus E-P2 related news:
- E-P2 — initial impressions from infrequent poster (source: dpreview forum)
- Olympus E-P2 review at ganref (Click here for the google english translation)
- Letsgodigital has the Olympus E-P2 review!
- Zeiss Lens Portraits with Beautiful Model and the Olympus E-P2 (source: TheDigitalStory)

Panasonic GF1 related news:
- Dpreview reviews the Leica X1 review and compares it with the Panasonic GF1.
- GF1 field test by Craig Mod
- G11 vs GRD3 vs GF1 comparison at Adorama
- Lensbaby on GF1 (source: dpreview forum)
- Double Panasonic GF1 review
- GF1 vs. D700 (dpreview forum)

General news:
- MicroFourThirds matching simulation (new lenses added)
- Gianni Galassi ideal MicroFourThirds camera (wishlist)
- Adobe releases Lightroom 2.6, Camera Raw and DNG Converter 5.6 (Now with Olympus E-P2 and Panasonic FZ38 support)
- Three japanese photographer voted the five best cameras. Of course MicroFourThirds rules in their rankings! :)
- All Kevin Spacey Pen videos (and prices to win)
- Olympus Master 2.3 released! US download page: http://www.olympusamerica.com/cpg_section/oima_softwaremaster.asp / Europe download page: https://www.olympus-consumer.com/en/consumer/download.html
- 43rumors random article feature added

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December 19, 2009
Posted in deals
December 19, 2009
Posted in poll

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December 18, 2009
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Dpreview reviews the Leica X1 and compares it with the Panasonic GF1.

Dpreview just posted their the Leica X1 review.

They also made some X1 vs GF1 comparisons:

Dynamic Range: http://www.dpreview.com/reviews/LeicaX1/page14.asp

JPEG comparison: http://www.dpreview.com/reviews/LeicaX1/page19.asp

RAW coomparison: http://www.dpreview.com/reviews/LeicaX1/page22.asp

High ISO: http://www.dpreview.com/reviews/LeicaX1/page24.asp

The Leica X1 is available for preorder at amazon ($1,995.00!)

HOT!!! Amazon US has the Panasonic GF1 in Stock…both combos!
1) Panasonic GF1 Camera with 14-45mm LensIn Stock. Ships from and sold by 17th Street Photo! Only three left!

2) Panasonic GF1 Camera with 20mm f/1.7 Lens In Stock. Ships from and sold by Abt Electronics!

3) Panasonic 45mm f/2.8 Aspherical MEGA OIS Lens for Micro Four Thirds Interchangeable Lens Cameras is in Stock via Haystack Electronics for $879.95 + $7.99shipping!

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