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September 19, 2011

Reviews (NEX-5n, -C3, E-PL3, etc) & Samples (Oly 45/1.8 M43rds, E-PM1, etc)

Time for another review round-up! But first, we have some good news on the next-generation Reviews site. The beta site is secretly up and running and we are asking for feedback from early adopters - if you are interested in reviews and want to give us your feedback, just follow the simple steps at the Beta Readers page. If there are any features or things you would like changed, this is the best time to give your feedback, before the site goes live for everyone! Thanks to everyone participating currently and in the future!

And now back to the latest reviews. The reviews that were previously mentioned as stand-alone alerts are marked with (previously mentioned) in the text below:

Flagship Duel
+ Pentax 645D MF vs Nikon D3x 35mmFF at PentaxForums website (previously mentioned)

+ Sony NEX-7 first impressions at Luminous (previously mentioned)
+ Sony NEX-5n first impressions at Philip Bloom and Photography Bay
+ Sony NEX-C3 at ephotozine

Micro Four Thirds
+ Olympus 45mm f1.8 (M43rds) first impressions and samples at dpreview
+ day #2 with the Olympus E-PL3 at Visual Science Lab
+ Olympus E-PL3 ISO comparison with Sony NEX-C3 and Panasonic GF3 at Focus Numerique. Noise is "bruit" in french and in some cases, noise can be a brut(e). Not that this is foreshadowing! Or is it?
+ Olympus E-PM1 samples at Imaging Resource

+ Pentax Q at DSLR Magazine (computer translated)
+ Sony A77 first look at Photo Review (previously mentioned)
+ music video shot with the Sony A65 by Johnnie Behiri (via Cinema5D)
+ Panasonic FZ47/FZ48 at Camera Labs
+ Yongnuo RF-602 radio slaves at Roving Photographer
+ Dxo Filmpack 3 software at Photography Blog

Review Meta-Talk
+ one photographer in the dpreview forums asked questions about the process (with regards to the Sony event and in general) and dpreview answered [NEW!]

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