L-mount news roundup…

ALL IN on LEICA // SL2 First Impressions

Plenty of L-rumors readers images on our L-mount Facebook Group.
LUMIX Live : Pet Photography with Ambassador Ross Grieve
Panasonic LUMIX S 20-60mm test at DC.watch
f/8 and Be There: A Beginner’s Guide to Zone Focusing (Explora).
Panasonic Lumix S PRO 70-200mm F2.8 O.I.S Product Overview (Dpreview).

Glen:

Just wanted to let you know I found a way to add false colors to the Panasonic S1 & S1H. I think a lot of people could benefit from it so I produced a tutorial on how to do it. Here is the link to my YouTube video: https://youtu.be/ZhcaDXz0Mq8

Links:
Panasonic S1R at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic S1 at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic S1H at Amazon, BHphoto. Adorama. FocusCamera. Park UK.
Panasonic 24-70mm f/2.8 S lens at Amazon, BHphoto. Adorama. FocusCamera. Park UK.
Panasonic 50mm f/1.4 S at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic 24-105mm f/4.0 S at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic 70-200mm f/4.0 S at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.

 

 

Panasonic S5 will cost $1999. And here is the full leaked press text!

The Panasonic S5 will be priced at$1997.99 and $2297.99 with the kit lens. ISO sensitivity is 50, to 102400 with an extended ISO of 204800.

Leaked press text:

LUMIX S5 full-frame mirrorless camera is designed especially for content creators. Latest advances in image resolution, image stabilization, and autofocus all in this compact camera that is the signature of LUMIX.
Experience extraordinary video recording in 4K 60p, 4:2:2 10-bit. It also offers a Full HD 180fps Slow Motion option as well as 4:3 Anamorphic support. This is what makes S5 perfect for use when talking still photos or as a vlog camera.L-rumors

With 24.2MP 35mm full-frame CMOS sensor, the LUMIX S5 boasts a wide dynamic range and high sensitivity performance. The adopted Dual Native ISO technology enables the LUMIX S5 to record maximum ISO 51200 crystal-clear high sensitivity video. Dual Native ISO minimizes noise in high sensitivity. V-Log/V-Gamut compatibility offers a 14+ stop dynamic range to sensitivity. V-Log/V-Gamut compatibility offers a 14+ stop dynamic range to capture every detail.

The improved autofocus detects head as well as eyes, face and body. The powerful Dual Image Stabilization with 5-axis enables 6.5-stop slower shutter speed.

The compact nature of the S5 is one of the signature features of the LUMIX series. To make sure that your camera withstands tough field use, the S5 comes with a dust and splash resistant construction. Optimized heat dispersion ensures a stable, continuous video recording without interruption.

One of the expanded features of LUMIX S5 is the Live View Composite mode which instantly creates a stunning image out of several live shots; the shutter releases at designated intervals of exposure time to merge the bright parts into a single image. Useful for shooting fireworks or a starry sky.
via Nokishita

L-mount news roundup…

SIGMA | Short film “sin-sin” behind the scene

Plenty of L-rumors readers images on our L-mount Facebook Group.
Der neue Standart für L-Mount? – Lumix S 20-60mm (Krolop&Gerst)
Panasonic 20-60mm test at DC.watch
A Glossary of Photobook Tools and Terms (Explora).

Links:
Panasonic S1R at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic S1 at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic S1H at Amazon, BHphoto. Adorama. FocusCamera. Park UK.
Panasonic 24-70mm f/2.8 S lens at Amazon, BHphoto. Adorama. FocusCamera. Park UK.
Panasonic 50mm f/1.4 S at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic 24-105mm f/4.0 S at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic 70-200mm f/4.0 S at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.

 

L-mount news roundup…

3 tips to get LUCKY in photography

Plenty of L-rumors readers images on our L-mount Facebook Group.
Panasonic Lumix S PRO 24-70mm F2.8 Product Overview (Dpreview).
Enhance Your Creativity with the New Lensbaby OMNI Flare Expansion Pack (Explora).
Fraunhofer’s new H.266 codec promises to cut the cost of streaming 4K video in half (TheVerge).

Links:
Panasonic S1R at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic S1 at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic S1H at Amazon, BHphoto. Adorama. FocusCamera. Park UK.
Panasonic 24-70mm f/2.8 S lens at Amazon, BHphoto. Adorama. FocusCamera. Park UK.
Panasonic 50mm f/1.4 S at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic 24-105mm f/4.0 S at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic 70-200mm f/4.0 S at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.

 

Meike announced the new 50mm f/1.2 L-mount lens

Meike has announced this new 50mm f/1.2 manual focusing lens that will be available soon on Amazon:

  • Focal Length: 50mm
  • Lens Construction: 12 elements in 7 groups
  • Aperture Range: f/1.2-f/22
  • Diaphragm Blades: 10
  • Minimum Focus Distance: 0.6m
  • Filter Size: ø67
  • Product Size: ø73*98mm (E), ø73*96mm (RF), ø73*100mm (Z), ø73*72mm (EF)
  • FOV on FF Cameras: Diagonal 47° Horizontal 39° Vertical 26°
  • FOV on APS-C Cameras: Diagonal 33° Horizontal 26° Vertical 17°
  • Weight: Approx. 620g
  • Fit mount: E / RF / Z / L / EF-mount

via ePhotozine