A new E-P2 owner is showing his camera!
- The E-P2 is available for preorder at Amazon US / Adorama / BHphoto / Amazon DE
Olympus FE-5020 Review at trustedreviews.com.
D300S vs DMC-G1 Vs 7D (dpreview forum)
Bradford sent us a link to his new GF1 Gigapan images: “You will find a 300+ megapixel 5-shot bracketed night shot panorama, a 1+ gigapixel panorama, a 400+ megapixel handheld panorama as well as a few others.”
Not only Japanese giant industries can produce DSLR in motion cameras!
We found the first lucky E-P2 owner inside the dpreview forum
Inside the dpreview forum we also found a megacomparison: The SonyA550 fights against the A380/A700/Pentax K-7/Olympus E-620/Canon 50D/Canon 500D/Canon 7D/Nikon D300s!!!
Something different: Polaroid business is back in Japan!
Amazon US: Olympus E-P1 with 14-42mm Lens (Silver Body/Black Lens) for $703.98.
Adorama: Panasonic 20/1.7 lens in Stock.
Amazon US: Panasonic GF1+20mm and GF1+14-45mm lens will be in Stock on December 13!
Amazon US: Panasonic 20mm f/1.7 Lens in Stock for $399.
Pixmania Deutschland: The Panasonic GH1 für 1.290 € mit dem Promo-Code DE181209.
Pixmania Italia: Una serie di sconti su fotocamere Panasonic a Pixmania!
We noticed that the Panasonic include("gh1.php"); ?> price dropped in many countries. As you may remember few weeks ago we posted a rumor which said that the GH1 could become a successor in February-March. We don’t know (and we don’t believe) that the current price drops has something to do with the rumored successor release.
Check for yourself the worldwide price drops:
- Today amazon US sells the Panasonic GH1 with 14-140mm lens for $1,299.00. In few weeks the price dropped $200 (-13%).
The cheapest price you can find is in Pixmania Deutschland: 1 290 € mit dem Promo-Code DE181209 .
I found an interesting post inside the dpreview forum:
Manual focus on E-P2 works a bit different than on E-P1 – at least in case of m4/3 and 4/3 lenses.
Moving focus ring automatically brings up magnification view (it is by default, but you can change it through menus). That part is the same as with E-P1, but the difference is that when you stop with focus adjustments (when you stop moving focus ring), E-P2 automatically closes magnification view, and you can see the whole scene.
You can check video sample at:
and the result photo is available at:
Wanted to give you a little redesign update.
Things are going forward slowly. The main reason is that there will be a new version of WordPress in few weeks. I am waiting until them before I start to work on it. The good news is that I found a very good Designer which will redo our logo and layout.
I am currently developing the new 43rumors section (deals-photocontest-forum-wiki). All is working very well on my local computer.
I expect to have a first beta version of the website on late January. Keep sending me your suggestions at firstname.lastname@example.org.