The Sony NEX-5R along with the NEX-6 has been leaked. Featuring a new 16MP sensor, 180-degrees tilt, WiFi support, Apps, Web Browsing & phase detection autofoucs. Earlier this month we heard rumors of the next entries in Sony’s NEX line of mirrorless cameras, and now that information has been corroborated by photos purporting to be of the models in question. Chinese site VR-Zone has several alleged images of the NEX-5R and NEX-6, and both cameras look like they’ll break some new ground in Sony’s hardware design. The NEX-5R is said to be the follow-up to the NEX-5N and follows the [More]
Mike and Nick from Unique Photo do some night shooting to measure the Canon G1X, Panasonic GX1 and the Olympus OMD EM5 in a head to head to head match up. From Mirrorless Central: Bottom Line – The OMD EM5 and the Panasonic GX1 are both great cameras, they’re two of our favorites from the last year or so and you can’t go wrong with either. We haven’t personally tested the Canon, but it looks like a decent offering for those who aren’t in to interchangeable lenses. Our conclusion: The OMD is clearly the “Mercedes” of the bunch, and it [More]
This 2011 holiday roundup video covers advanced mirrorless cameras.
In the kickoff of season 3, Kai and Lok from DigitalRevTV compare an entry level DSLR – the Nikon D3100 – with a mirrorless camera – the E-P3 to see if there is still a point of having a DSLR. It looks like the small Olympus PEN E-P3 holds up pretty well against the Nikon, even surpassing it in some categories, and with recent advances in sensor technology, we’d bet that new Olympus cameras, like the new PEN Lite (E-PL5) and PEN Mini (E-PM2), that are equipped with the same sensor as the flagship OM-D E-M5 would do even better. [More]