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Are the Leica SL2, which the manufacturer calls “a new icon of the legendary brand”

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Leica has introduced the Leica SL2, which the manufacturer immodestly calls “the new icon of the legendary brand and the next step towards a perfect universal camera”.

Представлена камера Leica SL2, которую производитель называет «новой иконой легендарного бренда»

From the SL models, opened a new photosystem in 2015, the new product has a more comfortable grip, feature image stabilization and a simplified control scheme with a new interface. The manufacturer emphasizes that SL2 is the only mirrorless camera designed and manufactured in Germany. It has durable metal construction and elegant leather trim. The degree of camera protection — IP54.

Представлена камера Leica SL2, которую производитель называет «новой иконой легендарного бренда»

The camera set full frame image sensor type CMOS resolution 47 MP processor Maestro III. The effectiveness of the stabilization system image sensor shift is estimated at 5.5 degrees of exposure. In addition, when shooting with a tripod accessible multi-frame mode where the camera takes up to eight consecutive shots, moving the sensor with a pitch of half a pixel, and combines the obtained image frame to a resolution of about 187 MP. Color depth is 14 bits per channel. Photographer available ISO range 100-50 000, expandable down to ISO 50 and a shutter speed range of 1/8000-1800 s (electronic shutter can measure the shutter speeds up to 1/40, 000 s). Autofocus system with 225 points endowed with the function of face recognition.

Представлена камера Leica SL2, которую производитель называет «новой иконой легендарного бренда»

The burst speed is 10 K/s using the shutter in the focal plane and 20 K/s when using the electronic shutter. In video mode, the available resolution of DCI 4K (4096 x 2160 pixels) and UHD 4K (3840 x 2160 pixels) with frame rates up to 60 fps. with reduced resolution up to Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), you can raise the frame rate to 120 fps.

Activation of the Cine mode SL2 turns to the camera, when the ISO sensitivity is measured in units of the ASA and not ISO, shutter speed — in degrees of the rotary shutter and diaphragm are replaced by T-stops, showing the actual amount of light coming through the lens.

The camera is equipped with jacks for headphones and microphone and HDMI port for external monitor, electronic viewfinder resolution of 5.76 million pixels, the touch screen size of 3.2 inches and a resolution of 2.1 million pixels. In addition, there are two slots SD UHS-II and wireless interfaces through which the Leica SL2 can be used in conjunction with a modeling device that has the app Leica FOTOS, available for Android and iOS. The app allows you to access Live View functionality, to remotely change the exposure settings and control the shutter release. Possible to transfer images to a smartphone for publication in social networks or further processing.

The camera is designed for a-mount lenses L. Via adapter lenses can be mounted TL-System, Leica M, S and R. the sales of Leica SL2 will begin on November 21 at a price of $ 5995.

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Presents lens Tokina atx 100mm F2 i.8 FF Macro

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As expected, the company Tokina has announced the release of the successor to its popular lens for macro AT-X M100 f/2.8 PRO D Macro. New full frame lens called the Tokina atx-i 100mm F2.8 FF Macro. It’s a little lighter and shorter than its predecessor, and like him, is not only designed for macro photography but for portraits, landscapes, street scenes — in all cases, when can we use a moderate telephoto lens.

Представлен объектив Tokina atx-i 100mm F2.8 FF Macro

The lens is available in mounts for Canon EF and Nikon F, and the rotation direction of the focus ring in each variant corresponds to the direction adopted in the corresponding system. Switching between manual and automatic focusing is performed by displacement of the focus ring in the longitudinal direction. To speed up focusing there is a range limiter. Note that the version with Nikon F mount has autofocus motor, relying on the drive in-camera and so on Nikon cameras without an AF motor, such as model D3000 series and D5000, as well as cameras D40, D40X and D60, possible manual focus only. The lens is equipped with aperture ring.

Представлен объектив Tokina atx-i 100mm F2.8 FF Macro
Представлен объектив Tokina atx-i 100mm F2.8 FF Macro

Specifications lens Tokina atx 100mm F2 i.8 FF Macro:

  • Focal length — 100 mm;
  • The field angle is 24°;
  • Aperture — f/2.8-f/32;
  • Lens construction — 9 elements in 8 groups;
  • Number of diaphragm blades — 9;
  • Minimum focus distance — 0.30 m (depending on FR);
  • Maximum magnification — 1:1;
  • Installation of filter diameter — 55 mm;
  • Diameter 73,0 mm;
  • Length — 95,1 mm;
  • Weight 490 g.

The lens comes with a lens hood. It costs $ 429.

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Sony added the function of Real-Time Animal Eye AF on the RX10 IV with firmware updates

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Sony released a firmware update for camera RX10 IV. The update adds the function of Real-Time Animal Eye AF and increases the overall stability of the camera.

Компания Sony добавила функцию Real-Time Animal Eye AF в камеру RX10 IV с помощью обновления прошивки

The function of Real-Time Animal Eye AF is already implemented in many other Sony cameras, enables the system to focus automatically follow the eyes of the animal in the frame with the help of artificial intelligence algorithms. The manufacturer makes a reservation that “eye detection may not be possible depending on environment, type of animal or animal movement”.

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Firmware version 2.00 for the RX10 IV is available for download on the Sony website.

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Camera CL Leica “Edition Paul Smith” released in 900 pieces

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Leica has unveiled a special version of the Leica CL, created in collaboration with British designer Paul Smith (Paul Smith). Technical specifications model CL Leica “Edition Paul Smith” are identical to the technical characteristics of a regular production model, but apparently a new version is very different.

Камер Leica CL «Edition Paul Smith» выпущено 900 штук

Previously, the company Leica has already released a design version of one of the cameras in cooperation with Smith. Probably, the experience was a success, since he decided to repeat.

Камер Leica CL «Edition Paul Smith» выпущено 900 штук

In addition to the bright colors, the camera allocates the inscription look and see, made by the designer. It is placed over the LCD display on the back of the camera. On top of the viewfinder is a stylized image of the eye.

Камер Leica CL «Edition Paul Smith» выпущено 900 штук

Camera CL Leica “Edition Paul Smith” released in 900 pieces. They come complete with lens Elmarit-TL 8mm F2.8 ASPH and colorful cord as necklace strap.

A set of 3 costs $ 995.

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