• Sharp is Making the First 8K Mirrorless Camera Priced Under $5,000

    5 monthes ago - By Peta Pixel

    No one saw this one coming: the Japanese electronics company Sharp is teasing what may become the world's most affordable 8K Micro Four Thirds mirrorless camera. It will reportedly break ground as a prosumer camera that costs less than $5,000.
    Camera gear reviewer Dave Altizer of Kinotika came across the camera in Sharp's booth at CES 2019 in Las Vegas, and he made this 3.5-minute video introducing the prototype camera:
    Altizer reports that the camera was created in collaboration with Foxconn, the Taiwanese manufacturer that produces some of the world's most popular electronics .
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  • Insta360 Titan: An 11K VR Camera with 8 Micro Four Thirds Sensors

    Insta360 Titan: An 11K VR Camera with 8 Micro Four Thirds Sensors

    5 monthes ago - By Peta Pixel

    Insta360 has announced a new VR cinema camera called the Titan that packs a whopping 8 lenses and Micro Four Thirds sensors to capture 360-degree 11K-resolution footage. It's the first standalone 360-degree camera that's 11K-ready.
    The M4/3-format sensors are the largest available in a standalone VR camera, the company says, as other cameras in the industry use sensor sizes that are more typical of smartphones or action cameras.
    “These sensors maximize image quality, dynamic range, low-light performance and color depth, raising the bar for realism in high-end professional VR...
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