David Thorpe: “Why I (Nonetheless) Use Micro 4 Thirds”

David Thorpe:I bought my first Micro Four Thirds gear 8 years ago. Since then I’ve used nothing else. With the big hitters like Nikon and Canon – even maybe Panasonic – jumping on the bandwagon now with full frame mirrorless models, has Micro Four Thirds had its day? UPDATE! I say in the video that I have put a link to an interesting comparison between FF and Micro Four Thirds print performance – YouTube won’t let me do that, I find. The link is to The School of Photography – https://youtu.be/OGn3yPl59ZM

Some early European Black Friday offers on MFT lenses

First European (Pre-) Black Firday deals started at Amazon DE, Amazon UK, Amazon FR, Amazon IT and Amazon ES.

Olympus and Manfrotto created this new bag

Olympus and Manfrotto collaborated to create this new “Olympus Explorer Bag“. Here is the full press text:

Weekly 43rumors readers photos roundup…

Ruben Hoes‎ #microfourthirdsgallery G80 14-140 21mm f4.6 1sec iso100 polaroid nd91) 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) – Facebook: Submit your picture on our group: facebook.com/groups/microft. Please add the hashtag “#microfourthirdsgallery ” to grant the permission for reposting on 43rumors. Without the hashtag we will not add your picture!

Blackmagic Pocket Digital camera 4K Actual World Assessment

Blackmagic Pocket Camera 4K Real World Review by Wolfcrow.

(FT2) Some rumored Panasonic S1 and S1R further specs…

screenshot from a Dutch store claiming the S1R has an internal variable ND filterWe still know little about the new Panasonic S1 and S1R camera specs. Here are some yet unconfirmed rumors about some additional non official specs posted first on L-rumors.com:

(FT3) Extra information concerning the E-M1X. And can Olympus launch two extra MFT cameras...

Long rumor source “Simon” shared some additional info on the E-M1X and two more MFT cameras:

Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II in Inventory at BHphoto

The new Panasonic LX100II is in Stock at Bhphoto.More deals: Olympus US rebates: You can find them all on those special pages at GetOlympus and BHphoto. Sigma: The new Sigma 56mm f/1.4 MFT lens is now available for preorder at Adorama, FocusCamera and BHphoto. Capture One: You save 50% + additional 10% with our coupon code “AMB43R” on the Capture One 2018 Styles Bundle (Click here). It includes 8 styles packs with a total of 112 styles. Luminar: Skylum launched the new Luminar 2018 with Sky enhancer tool. For a limited time you get this package with a $10 discount using our code “43RUM” and extra Bonuses

There can be no MFT to L-mount lens adapter from Panasonic

As reported on our sisther site L-rumors.com there will be no MFT to L-mount adapter from Panasonic. This was confirmed by Panasonic representatives at Paris annual Photo Show.

(FT5) Anniversary yr product launch is in January in New York Metropolis and at...

The current E-M1II vs the Canon 1DX (via CameraSize).Sources told us Olympus is organizing two big events to celebarte the new E-M1X launch in January. There will be an event in New York City and one on the Mount Olympus in Greece!