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DJI unveils the X5 and X5R Micro Four Thirds camera gimbal

DJI unveils the X5 and X5R Micro Four Thirds camera gimbal

DJI today revealed the X5 and X5R, their first Micro Four Thirds (MFT) camera gimbals, the specifications are very impressive indeed, DJI in releasing these cameras has almost certainly killed off much of the need for expensive big rigs to carry the likes of the Panasonic GH4. In another surprise move, the gimbal doesn’t only support a single prime lens but 3 in total. Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12mm f2.0 [FOV 84°] Full Frame 24mm equivalent. DJI MFT 14mm f1.7 […]

Leak photos suggest that the DJI announcement is a Micro Four Thirds DJI camera

Leak photos suggest that the DJI announcement is a Micro Four Thirds DJI camera

Photos have leaked from SB-DJI.com which show the DJI Zenmuse X5 camera gimbal, which is Micro Four Thirds (MFT) flying on the Inspire.  As DJI themselves are a Micro Four Thirds system member, it was always expected that they would make their own camera eventually, the only reason you become a member is to manufacturer your own cameras, otherwise you’re reliant on third parties. There’s no debate on the camera being MFT, as it’s evident from the markings that the lens […]

DJI enters the camera market with Micro Four Thirds standards group membership

DJI enters the camera market with Micro Four Thirds standards group membership

DJI says farewell to the GoPro? It was announced today that DJI has joined the Micro Four Thirds standards group this means DJI is serious about camera manufacturing. The Micro Four Thirds system (MFT) standard was created by Olympus and Panasonic in 2008 but has since attracted a number of supporting members including Blackmagic, Zeiss, Cosina, Fujifilm, Leica and many more. DJI is the first multicopter manufacturer to join the group. Some of the most exciting mirrorless cameras, especially for […]