Metabones unveils new MFT Speed Booster for Canon EF Lenses

In addition to a firmware update, which now brings full autofocus capabilities to its Canon EF to Panasonic Micro Four Thirds Speed Boosters, Metabones has announced the new Metabones T Speed Booster ULTRA 0.71x adapter. This new adapter increases the maximum aperture by a full stop and makes the lens 0.71x wider than its listed focal range. in line with the recent update, the new Speed Booster now enables complete autofocus control of Canon EF lenses as well as full image stabilization capabilities on comparable lenses. The adapter can be powered by...
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Flickr Pro is back from the dead – Better analytics, β€˜Pro’ badge and no ads for $50/year

It’s been two years since Flickr killed off Flickr Pro as a premium Flickr experience, opting instead to give everyone a flat-rate experience to compete with the likes of Facebook and what was then known as Google+ Photos. Today, though, Flickr announced it’s bringing Flickr Pro, and its paid subscription plans, back from the dead at the request of photographers from around the world. Like the Flickr Pro of yesteryear, the updated Flickr Pro will offer an entirely ad-free viewing experience in addition to a plethora of premium features to help users better...
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The E1 is an incredibly small 16MP action cam with a MFT sensor and lens mount

Meet the E1, a ridiculously tiny 4K camera with a Micro Four Thirds sensor and lens mount. The E1 is the brainchild of Z Camera, a start-up looking to make an impact in the drone market with its pocket-sized camera that’s capable of shooting 4K video using the versatile Micro Four Thirds system. The E1 features a 16-megapixel Micro Four Thirds sensor, manufactured by Panasonic, which is capable of shooting both RAW and JPEG still image formats, and motion picture in the H.264 codec using a .MOV container in Cinema 4K at 24p and UltraHD 4K at 20p. The...
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