May 11, 2010
Posted in news

The Sony NEX vs MicroFourThirds never ending discussions roundup


The forum battle has started! People is “fighting” against each other in never ending discussions.

Let’s start with a surprise: Cgerrard from Alphamountworld lists all the “problems” of the Sony NEX camera. That’s called “friendly fire” :)

Thom Hogan “I’d say there are some ergonomic issues that need to be explored”.

Is the Sony Alpha line going to have the same problem like Olympus with the classic FourThirds line (dyxum)

NEX vs 4/3 (dpreview forum)

NEX-5 vs E-PL1 1600ISO samples (dpreview forum)

May 11, 2010
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Posted in reviews

Tons of new reviews! FourThirds ZD lenses , Panasonic G2/GF1 and Olympus E-PL1

Finally “someone” reviewed the very best Olympus FourThirds lenses! Kirk Tuck wrote a nice Olympus ZD 14-35mm and 35-100mm f/2 Zoom Lens review at TheOnlinePhotographer.

Also another FourThirds lens (the Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 70-300mm f/4.0-5.6 Interchangeable Lens) gets tested at ePhotozine

New camera reviewes are also available:

Panasonic G2 review at DCwatch and DCresource

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Olympus E-PL1 review at CNET UK

May 10, 2010
Posted in news

Panasonic GF1 and Olympus E-PL1 vs Sony NEX-5 (Size comparison)

I guess Sony managed to keep the Sony NEX body incredible small. The “problem” is that the lenses are bigger.
Source: Imaging Resource

Full news coverage is available on

Source: CNET

May 10, 2010
Posted in news

Sony NEX cameras leaked

Source: SonyAlphaRumors

And the price war has started:

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May 10, 2010
Posted in deals

amazon US: Panasonic G2 and G10 preorders now available!

Preorders are now finally available on Amazon:

– Click here to preorder the Panasonic G2

– and here to preorder the Panasonic G10

Thanks noisycamera!

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