This Week in Photography – news from 25-31 August

Pentax K-S1 DSLR revealed

Welcome to our weekly photography news, with all the latest stories that matter to serious photographers. Selfie-friendly Olympus PEN E-PL7 unveiled Olympus has unveiled the Olympus Pen E-PL7. This 16.1Mp metal-bodied compact system camera features a selfie-friendly LCD that “flips down and around so you can frame and shoot a series of pre-timed, sequential still… Continue reading

New Fuji X-E2 claims world’s fastest AF speed

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Fujifilm has announced the Fuji X-E2, a new premium interchangeable lens camera in its range of Fuji X cameras.

The Fuji X-E2 is the latest Fuji camera to use the APS-C X-Trans CMOS II sensor, and it also boasts what Fuji says is the world’s fastest AF speed of 0.08 seconds (compareed with other digital cameras equipped with 4/3-inch sensors or larger).