Weekly Wash: the 5 biggest camera news stories of the week (June 09)

Products from Panasonic, Sigma, Canon
(Image credit: Panasonic, Sigma, Canon)

As we hurtle towards Amazon Prime Day on a yet-to-be-confirmed date in July, brands are pulling out the big guns, with new releases galore, and even a few world firsts. 

Sigma has just launched the world’s first-ever full-frame f/1.8 zoom lens, while in another industry first, Canon has released its EOS C400, with a newly developed image sensor with triple-base ISO. 

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Leonie Helm
Staff Writer

After graduating from Cardiff University with an Master's Degree in Journalism, Media and Communications Leonie developed a love of photography after taking a year out to travel around the world. 

While visiting countries such as Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Bangladesh and Ukraine with her trusty Nikon, Leonie learned how to capture the beauty of these inspiring places, and her photography has accompanied her various freelance travel features. 

As well as travel photography Leonie also has a passion for wildlife photography both in the UK and abroad.