Rokinon to announce their new 50mm f/1.2 lens on August 26th

Rokinon 50mm f:1.2 lens
The previously rumored 50mm f/1.2 lens will most likely be announced on August 26th according to this Facebook post.

Update: there is also a new Samyang lens teaser:

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Silver Olympus E-M1 camera to be announced soon, rumors point to possible 4k video firmware update

Silver Olympus E-M1 camera
Olympus will refresh their E-M1 MFT camera with a new silver version (pictured above). There are also rumors of a possible firmware update that will bring 4k video recording capabilities. The official announcement is expected on August 30th.

Via Xitek/Mirrorlessrumors

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This is the upcoming Pentax K-S1 DSLR camera

Pentax K-S1 DSLR camera
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Those are the first images of the upcoming Pentax K-S1 DSLR camera (not to be confused with the Pentax Q-S1 mirrorless camera). There are no rumored specifications for now and the green LED on the grip are mystery (any ideas?).

Via Digicame-info

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Sony a5100 mirrorless camera officially announced

Sony a5100 mirrorless camera
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The Sony a5100 mirrorless camera is now officially announced and is available for pre-order.

Sony a5100 main features:

  • Fast Hybrid AF with huge 179 focal plane phase-detection AF points for reliable tracking autofocus plus touch focussing and touch shutter release
  • Large, sensitive 24.3 megapixel APS-C size Exmor CMOS sensor and powerful BIONZ X™ processor for superb image quality
  • New 180° tiltable touch enabled LCD Monitor
  • Shoot cinematic Full HD movies with tracking Fast Hybrid AF
  • Expand your shooting fun with a host of downloadable PlayMemories Camera Apps™ to expand your creative possibilities
  • One-touch image and movie sharing with Wi-Fi/NFC

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Sony a5100 specifications:

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What else is new?

Sigma Quattro DP2 top
→ The Handevision Ibelux 40mm f/0.85 lens (Canon + Micro Four Thirds mounts) and the Sigma dp2 Quattro Digital Camera are now in stock.

→ The new Kodak Pixpro SL10 smart lens digital camera module for smartphones is now available for pre-order.

→ New from Lomography: the world’s first do-it-yourself SLR camera now comes with a flash with the new Konstruktor F + flash accessory kit.

→ New action camera: Polaroid Cube.

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Sony to announce a new DSC-KW1 compact camera with Exmor RS sensor

In the next few days Sony is rumored to announce a new DSC-KW1 compact camera with Exmor RS sensor (the world's first stacked CMOS image sensor). Here are the specs:

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Sony a5100 mirrorless camera specifications

Sony α5100 camera
Sony a5100 camera
Here are the specifications of the  Sony a5100 mirrorless camera that will be announced on August 19th:

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