February 25, 2010
Posted in news

Imaging Resource Interview: John Knaur and Peter Ewen, Olympus


Oh! You definitely have to read the latest Imaging Resource interview to John Knaur and Peter Ewen (both from Olympus). They talk about the future of FourThirds, about the MicroFourThirds competition from Samsung and Sony and they talk about lenses and future improvements.

There is really a lot to read so take a break make yourself a coffea and enjoy!

source: http://www.imaging-resource.com/NEWS/1267027086.html

February 25, 2010
Posted in reviews

Forum Olympus France Lens Über-comparison

Our very nice friends from www.forum-olympus-france.com made a Über-comparison of seven(!) Zuiko Lenses:

  • OM Zuiko 28mm f3.5
  • OM Zuiko 50mm f1.8 OM Zuiko 50mm f1.8
  • OM Zuiko 100mm f2.8 OM Zuiko 100mm f2.8
  • OM Zuiko 135mm f2.8 OM Zuiko 135mm f2.8
  • Zuiko Digital 12-60mm f2.8-4
  • Zuiko Digital 70-300mm f4-5.6 Zuiko Digital 70-300mm f4-5.6
  • OM Zuiko 50mm f1.4 OM Zuiko 50mm f1.4

Read the original french text or the google english translation.

Nice work!

February 25, 2010
Posted in news

Samsung wants to “own” the mirrorless market

Once again Samsung is expressing their strong faith that they will rule the mirrorless interchangeable camera market. Chekc out their latest statement at dpreview.

February 24, 2010
Posted in Rumors, rumor_list

(FT5) Also Panasonic Japan says new models are ready to be unveiled!

From March 11 to March 14 the “CP+” show will take place in Yokohama. Panasonic Japan confirms that they will show the new models on that event (But maybe the official announcement will take place earlier…next week?). The very bad google translation says:  “digital camera with an advanced and compact model will continue to introduce. And for you to experience hands on the camera model and compact model…

Source: Panasonic Japan
( or click here to read the google english translation)

We expect Panasonic to unveil two new MicroFourThirds cameras the G2 and the G10! Also the LX3 could get a successor!

Cuurrently the Pansonic LX3 price is continually dropping on Amazon (maybe thats a sign)

February 24, 2010

a little bit of everything…

Olympus Cameras at PMA 2010

Olympus Mju 7040 Review (photographybay)
Thom Hogan thoughts about the MFT competition. (Source: dpreview forum)
Images of the future new Panasonic lenses at DC.watch (once clicked scroll down a little bit). Found via 1001noisycamera

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