Category Archives: Panasonic

The 2020 CES show is coming soon (Sony and Panasonic press events already scheduled)

The CES show is coming soon (January 7-10) and Sony already has their press conference scheduled for January 6th, 2020 at 5:00 EST. You can watch the live stream here (maybe we will get the already leaked Sony a7S III LOL). Panasonic will also have a press event on January 6th (10:00 – 10:45 am). Via SonyAddict

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Deal of the day: refurbished Panasonic S1R camera for half price ($1,862.12)

You can now get a refurbished Panasonic S1R camera for $1,862.12: This is basically half-price compared to a new S1R body currently priced at $3,697.99. The camera is coming with a 1-year warranty:  

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Canon, Panasonic and Sony confirmed for Photokina 2020

Nikon, Leica and Olympus will not take part in the next Photokina in Germany, but Canon, Panasonic and Sony confirmed today their presence at the 2020 Photokina show (May 27-30, 2020):

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Panasonic to sell their image sensor business TowerJazz: “Panasonic has turned its focus away from low-margin consumer electronics”

TowerJazz Manufacturing Facility

Panasonic is going to sell their image sensor business (TowerJazz) to Taiwan’s Nuvoton for $250 million:

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Panasonic firmware updates for S Series, GH5, GH5S, and G9 cameras announced

In addition to the two new L-mount lenses, Panasonic also officially announced the previously rumored firmware updates for the S Series, GH5, GH5S, and G9 cameras and you will be able to download them on November 19 from the Lumix Support Site.

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Announced: Panasonic S PRO 16-35mm  f/4 and Panasonic S PRO 70-200mm f/2.8 OIS lenses

Panasonic officially launched two new L-Mount interchangeable lenses for the Lumix S series full-frame mirrorless camera: Panasonic S PRO 16-35mm  f/4 lens (pre-order: Adorama, B&H) Panasonic S PRO 70-200mm f/2.8 OIS lens (pre-order: Adorama, B&H) Additional information:

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Pictures of the upcoming Panasonic S PRO 16-35mm f/4 and 70-200mm f/2.8 lenses for L-mount

Leaked pictures of the new Panasonic lenses for L-mount that will be announced tomorrow (November 6th): Panasonic S PRO 16-35mm  f/4 lens: $1,499.99, shipping in December 2019: Lens construction: 22 elements in 17 groups (including 2 UED lenses and 3 ED lenses) Minimum focusing distance: 0.95m Maximum shooting magnification: 0.21 times Number of diaphragm blades: […]

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