The Micro Four Thirds system had the biggest japanese market share in 2019


The Four Thirds Organization issued a press release to say that the MFT system had the biggest share on t he Japanese market in 2019. Not bad for a dying system (according to some websites).

E-M1III at Amazon, Adorama, BHphoto, GetOlympus. Olympus DE. Olympus UK, Olympus FR, Olympus ES, Olympus IT, Olympus NL.
Olympus 12-45mm at Amazon, Adorama, BHphoto, GetOlympus.
Olympus E-PL10 at BHphoto.


(FT5) Voigtlander will soon announce the new 60mm f/0,95 MFT lens!


Surprise folks! Voigtlander will announce a new 60mm f/0,95 MFT lens! It will be available in April 2020 for 148,000 yen including tax (that’s about $1,350).

Links to current Voigtlander f/0,95 lenses:
Save $100 on the Voigtlander 10.5mm f/0.95 at Amazon, BHphoto.
Save $50 on the Voigtlander 17.5mm f/0.95 at Amazon, BHphoto.
Save $50 on the Voigtlander 42.5mm f/0.95 at Amazon, BHphoto.


Weekly 43rumors readers pictures roundup…


Karsten Gieselmann‎
A winter’s tale
Subtle edit with impressionist looks in Topaz Studio
E-M1II, M.Zuiko 12-40mm F2.8, ƒ/8.0 32mm 1/60s ISO 200

1) To submit your picture for the weekly readers roundup post you can choose one of the following two options:
Instagram: Follow @microfourthirdsgallery and tag us on your picture to give us the permission to repost your image on the instagram gallery and on 43rumors (we will credit you)
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2) Like and comment the pictures from other readers here: and
3) A selection of most liked pictures by the community and by me 43rumors admin will be posted weekly on 43rumors.

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Topaz announced the new Video Enhance AI which scales up your videos up to 8K


Today Topaz announced their new Video Enhance AI which scales up your videos up to 8K. And there is a $100 discount if you preorder it within the next 14 days. Topaz writes:

Until now, there was no way to perfectly recreate a high-resolution video from low-resolution footage. From old home movies to low-quality SD to DVD quality and more, Video Enhance AI will transform your videos into clean upscaled footage up to 8K resolution.

This is how it works:


You can see plenty of image samples with slider comparison tools on this Topaz Video Enhance AI presentation page.