Photo Geek Weekly Episode 36 – Mirrorless is in, “Vintage” Lenses are Out

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Photo Geek Weekly Episode 36 - Mirrorless is in, "Vintage" Lenses are Out

On this episode of Photo Geek Weekly, Don brings Mike Howard back for a discussion on where the mirrorless market is going for Nikon and Sony, what happens when crowdfunding-as-preordering for vintage lenses doesn’t shape up to be profitable, advancements in storage and advancements in how we perceive the content that we shoot. All this and more!

NOTE: Photo Geek Weekly will return for Episode 37 is the first week of September. The brief hiatus is for family travel to Europe! The next episode will be recorded as soon as we return.

Story 1: Nikon Z6 and Z7 Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras and 3 Lenses Coming 8/23 (via PetaPixel)
Related: Breaking: Sony Is Now Number One Overall in U.S. Full-Frame Camera Market, Celebrates With New ‘Alpha Female’ Program (via fstoppers)

Story 2: Net SE, parent company for Meyer Optik, others files for bankruptcy (via DPReview)

Story 3: Samsung starts mass producing high-performance 4TB QLC SSDs for consumers (via DPReview)

Story 4: Schedule… with Houdini – the developer version of the upcoming RED Hydrogen smartphone (via

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Don Komarechka is the host of Photo Geek Weekly and Inside the Lens. From auroras to pollen, insects to infrared, much of Don’s photographic adventures reveal a deeper understanding of how the universe works. Exploring the world that we cannot see with our own eyes has been a common thread in Don’s career as a professional photographer.

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