(FT4) What’s coming from Olympus

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E-PL8

I don’t know if the recent Kumamoto earthquake did postpone the timing for some single new products. Anyway this is what we can expect to be announced by Olympus before Photokina start:

  • Olympus E-PL8 (already leaked months ago but announcement delayed due the Kumamoto earthquake)
  • 30mm f/3.5 MFT macro lens
  • 25mm f/1.2 PRO Zuiko MFT lens.
  • New PRO standard zoom
  • Olympus E-M1II (maybe shipment will be postponed til early 2017 due the Kumamoto eartquake)
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a bit of everything…

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Photography Myths and Stereotypes: Do UV Filters Actually Ruin Your Images?

Today Gold Box deals at Amazon.de, Amazon.co.uk, Amazon US and BHphoto.
Lumix luminary Giulio Sciorio : real world with the dmc-zs100 (Lumixlounge).
6 Things to Consider when Composing Images on a Small Screen (Explora).
Self Portrait Fine Art Photography with Brooke Shaden Part II: The reDefine Show with Tamara Lackey (Adorama TV).
PEN-F tested with the LC-A Minitar-1 Art Lens 2.8/32 M (DC.watch).

Nick:Avid reader and just spotted the other day that you guys featured a travel video! I only thought you freatured photos so that was really cool to see. If it interests you here is a short video I made of a year backpacking around Japan, China, North Korea, Mongolia, Russia and Eastern Europe with my Em5 Mk2. Would love if you could take a look: https://vimeo.com/158237821

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Save $360 on the grey imported Olympus 7-14mm PRO lens

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7-14mmPRO

There is the chance to save $370 on the grey imported Olympus 7-14mm PRO lens listed on eBay (Click here). Unlike many grey imported products this one is covered by a seller warranty.

More deals:
Olympus launched a new special edition portrait kit you can have for $999 at BHphoto (Click here).
The grey imported Olympus 40-150mm PRO lens for $979 (Click here). It’s covered by a the seller warranty.
New Panasonic-Leica 12mm f/1.4 preorders at BHphoto. Amazon. Adorama.
The Olympus 300mm PRO lens will be back in Stock on July 2 at BHphoto (Click here).
Olympus TG-Tracker action camera is in Stock for the first time via FocusCamera (Click here).

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(FT4) The new LX100 successor will be announced at Photokina

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We got word from our sources that Panasonic will launch the new LX100 successor at Photokina. No specs info yet.

The GH5 shoulb be announced too… if the Kumamoto earthquake dind’t change the Panasonic plan…


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6 Rules of Video Composition (and Why Not to Break Them)

Today Gold Box deals at Amazon.de, Amazon.co.uk, Amazon US and BHphoto.
Podcast: If You Could Only Use One Camera, Which Would It Be? (Explora).
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX85 Real World Experience (Dpreview).
Is retouching acceptable? (David Kilpatrick).

Ramiro:This video about Berlin https://vimeo.com/163061282 is the first video from ‘Street Cinematography Series’ (SCS) that will show cities round the world. It was made with the Panasonic GH4 using v-log profile and SLR Magic Anamorphot 50 1.33x lens adapter. More videos coming soon!

Kai:Floating timeless sea characters and beautiful jellyfish in a meditative film – with classical music.  Kind of underwater love and diving impressions.
Shot with Panasonic Lumix GH4 and Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 12-40 mm 1:2.8 Pro lens for Micro Four Thirds –
with incredible sharpness through the glas of the
aquarium. Free hand shot, no stabilisation, few colour corrections. Shot in: Nordsea Aquarium Borkum, Germany. Hope you like and enjoy it :)
https://youtu.be/AIKQGQLfkoQ

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