High Sony sales prompted Nikon full frame mirrorless camera development – Will Panasonic / Olympus follow?

Nikon DSLR vs Sony mirrorless camera

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The Nikon FX mirrorless camera is now official and the press release went live on Nikon’s site today.

Now I truly believe Panasonic and Olympus must go full frame too.

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Olympus E-M1 II and Rode Stereo VideoMic X first impressions

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Olympus E-M1 II mini-review – a sign of things to come with the Panasonic GH5?

Olympus E-M1 II and 25mm F1.2 PRO

I got to play with the new Olympus E-M1 II today, a pro Micro Four Thirds camera they hope will sell for $2000. It certainly pulls out all the stops to imitate a miniature 1D X Mark II.

This camera does NOT crop the sensor in 4K mode like the GH4. Instead, it over-samples from 5K down to 4K, using the full width of the sensor even with sensor-shift 5 axis stabilisation enabled.

Featuring a 237Mbit codec, the image quality in Cinema 4K mode is outstanding with very little rolling shutter.

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