Every two years Cologne, Germany becomes the center of the photography world. Here you'll find all of the products announced before and during the show, as well as interviews and videos from the show floor.

Fixed-lens filmmaking: Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500/FZ2000 Review

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500/FZ2000 is now the company's top superzoom, offering the majority of features from the company's GH-series of video-centric cameras. We've put the FZ2500 through its paces to see if it's the B-camera you're looking for. Read review

Modern Mirrorless: Canon EOS M5 Review

The EOS M5 is Canon's most ambitious mirrorless camera yet, combining enthusiast-friendly controls with Dual Pixel autofocus and a well polished touchscreen interface - but how does it fare in a crowded market segment? Find out in our full review. Read more

New kid on the block: YI M1 review

YI enters the ILC market with its M1 mirrorless camera, boasting a 20MP Four Thirds sensor and a slick touchscreen user interface. We've got a full review of this new addition to the MFT lineup. Read more

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10/LX15 Review

Panasonic has brought forth an impressive new entry into the 1" sensor market: the Lumix DMC-LX10/LX15. Our full review covers everything you want to know about this intriguing new camera. Read more

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85/G80 Review

Panasonic's G85 is weather-sealed, has 5-axis in-body stabilization, 4K video capture, a new focus stacking mode and a fully-articulating touchscreen. Does it live up to these impressive specifications? Learn more

'It's about sharing your beautiful experience': Nikon Photokina interview

Photokina 2016 gave us a chance to speak to Nikon about the models it's showing, where the market is going and the challenges it faces. Read more

The Sony a99 ll will be available on time – but in very short supply

Sony has announced that its a99 ll full-frame camera will go on sale on November 25th as expected, but it will not be able to supply nearly enough to meet demand right away. Read more

Photokina 2016: Fujifilm Interview

Fujifilm chose last month's Photokina tradeshow as the venue to launch its new flagship mirrorless camera, the medium-format GFX 50S. At the show, we sat down with top executives to learn more about it. Read more

Photokina 2016 highlights: What we saw (and what we didn't)

We're taking a look back at Photokina 2016 and reflecting on what came out of the show – and whether we saw everything we really, really wanted. Read more

Photokina 2016 interview: Victor Hasselblad would be proud

Hasselblad's stand at Photokina included a range of interesting products, from the mirrorless medium-format X1D to the V1D concept camera. Product manager Ove Bengtsson spoke to us these and about mistakes the company has made along with way. Read more

Photokina 2016 interview: Ricoh aims for visual revolution

'Visual Revolution' is the concept that links Ricoh’s Theta 360 degree camera to its Pentax K-1 DSLR, the company says. And the arrival of competition only serves to grow the markets on which it's focusing. Read more

Video: Photokina 2016 wrap-up

Photokina 2016 has come and gone, and so has our enthusiasm for Kölsch and pork knuckle (at least until the next show). Come join Barney Britton, Richard Butler and Carey Rose for a few pints and a few thoughts on this years' show. Read more

Reader's poll results: What was the most exciting announcement of Photokina?

After the dust settled in Cologne, we asked our readers: What's been the most exciting announcement of Photokina? Now, the results are in! Read more

Traveling light: Olympus M.Zuiko 12‑100mm F4 Real-world Samples

The new M.Zuiko Digital Ed 12‑100mm F4 IS PRO is a 24-200mm equivalent zoom for the Micro Four Thirds system. On paper, it's the ideal travel lens. So how does it stack up? See gallery

Kúla Bebe is a 3D lens attachment for your smartphone

The Kúla Bebe converts any smartphone into a 3D camera and comes with a 3D viewer in the box. Read more

Photokina 2016: Olympus E-M1 Mark II overview video

The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II is a much more significant update than the name might suggest. It's built for speed, and has been totally overhauled on the inside while remaining compact on the outside. Find out more in our overview video, featuring Olympus' Eric Gensel. Read more

Photokina 2016: Canon EOS M5 quick look video

With almost all of the functionality of an EOS 80D but at a fraction of the size and weight, the EOS M5 is Canon's most significant Photokina announcement, and is a camera we can't help but like. We've stopped by the Canon booth for a closer look. Read more

Blackmagic Design shows off Video Assist monitor/recorders

We dropped in on indie/pro video camera and grading software maker, Blackmagic Design and were impressed by their Video Assist monitor/recorders. Read more

Photokina 2016: Talking medium format mirrorless with Fujifilm

Fujifilm's GFX 50S is getting a lot of attention at this year's Photokina tradeshow. We sat down with Toshihisa Iida, of Fujifilm to learn more about the new camera. Read more

Photokina 2016: Hands-on with Laowa 15mm F2 FE and 7.5mm F2 MFT

Venus Optics is showing off two brand new lenses at Photokina - the Laowa 15mm F2 FE for Sony E-mount and 7.5mm F2 MFT for Micro Four Thirds. Take a look

Photokina 2016: 360 and VR Capture Roundup Video

Love it or hate it, VR and 360 capture is here to stay - at least it looks that way judging from the sheer volume of devices on display at Photokina 2016. Take a look at some of the standouts in our roundup video. Read more

Photokina 2016: Hands-on with Hasselblad X1D

The star of Hasselblad's booth at Photokina is the X1D - a compact, mirrorless medium-format camera with a 50MP sensor. Take a look

Photokina 2016: Hands-on with Tamron's SP 150-600mm F5-6.3 Di VC USD G2

Tamron's new SP 150-600mm F5-6.3 Di VC USD G2 might look like a refined version of its previous 150-600mm, but the new version has actually be redesigned considerably. Learn more

Rollei Actioncam 430 comes with 4K resolution and Full-HD slow motion

The Actioncam 430 is Rollei's latest high-end action camera, capable of recording HD footage at 200 frames per second. Read more

Palette offers physical controllers for your photo editing software

Palette is a system of physical buttons, dials and sliders that connect to your computer and can be used to control any software package. Read more

Lumulabs Lumu Power adds a light and color meter to your iPhone

The second generation of Lumulab's smartphone light meter has added flash and color temperature measurements to its list of features. Read more

Foolography's Unleashed is a tiny Bluetooth DSLR controller

The Unleashed DSLR remote allows you to control camera parameters and capture from your smartphone via a Bluetooth LE connection. Read more

MIOPS displays its MIOPS Mobile smart camera remote

MIOPS Mobile uses your smartphone's sensors, camera and microphones to trigger a DSLR by vibration, sound, motion and more. Read more

Video: First look at the Panasonic G85/G80

The Panasonic G85/G80 is an SLR-shaped, 4K capable multimedia machine with a fully articulating touchscreen, in-body stabilization and more. You can see it in action in our First Look video. Learn more

Photokina 2016: Nikon stand report video

While the D5 and D500 have both been out for some time, Nikon still has plenty to show off at Photokina 2016. We get our hands on the KeyMission lineup, the new D3400 and the Nikkor 105mm F1.4. Read more

Hands-on with Nikon's latest kit at Photokina

Nikon's stand at Photokina is split fairly equally between displays of its DSLRs and demonstrations of its new KeyMission 360, 170 and 80 cameras. We had a look at them all. Read more

HumanEyes Technologies shows off Vuze VR 360 degree 3D camera

The Vuze VR is currently the only consumer 360 degree camera that can record 4K footage in 3D. Read more

Polaroid puts Snap Touch digital instant camera on display

The updated Polaroid Snap Touch camera merges instant printing with digital camera technology and a 3.5" touch screen. Read more

Fotopro FS-X1 is a Xenon flash for the iPhone

The Fotopro FS-X1 is an external Xenon flash that communicates with your iPhone via a Bluetooth connection and dedicated app. Read more

Rode VideoMic Me is a tiny directional mic for your smartphone

The VideoMic Me is a lightweight and compact directional microphone that is designed for recording videos with the the iPhone or other smartphones. Read more

Photokina 2016: Meet the new Olympus 12-100mm F4.0 IS Pro

Alongside the announcement of the new E-M1 II at Photokina, Olympus introduced three new lenses. We got our hands on the latest zoom: the M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-100mm F4 IS Pro. Read more

Photokina 2016: Hands-on with Olympus OM-D E-M1 II

Olympus used this year's Photokina tradeshow as a platform to announce the development of a new flagship camera - the OM-D E-M1 II. And we just got our hands on it. Read more

Photokina 2016: Hands on with Sigma's latest lenses

Visitors to Photokina will find Sigma's latest lenses trapped behind glass but we managed to get our hands on them – and they are something to behold. Read more

Photokina 2016: Hands-on with Phase One 45mm F3.5 and 150mm F2.8 'Blue Ring' lenses

Phase One is showing off two new 'Blue Ring' lenses at this year's Photokina tradeshow in Cologne, Germany. We visited the Phase One booth earlier and got our hands on them. Take a look

Hands-on with the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85

Updating the Lumix G7, Panasonic's newly announced G85/G80 offers a number of feature upgrades like weather-sealing and boosted image stabilization. Get a closer look at the G85 as well as its optional accessory grip. Read more

JK Imaging launches splash-proof Kodak Pixpro 4KVR360 action camera

The Kodak PixPro 4KVR360 can easily switch between capturing standard 16:9 4K video or full 360-degree footage and comes with a splash-proof housing. Read more

UPDATED - Photokina 2016: Hands-on with Fujifilm GFX 50S

The new Fujifilm GFX 50S might just be the star of this year's Photokina tradeshow. We're in Cologne and we just got our hands on a prototype of the new medium-format camera. Take a look

Photokina 2016: Hands-on with Sony a99 II

We're at Photokina, where we've had a chance to get our hands on the Sony SLT-a99 Mark II. In this article we've detailed some of the features that jumped out at us. Read more

Phase One introduces 'no frills' IQ1 100MP back, 45mm F3.5 and 150mm F2.8 Blue Ring lenses

Phase One has announced a lower-cost version of its 100MP digital back, as well as a pair of new Blue Ring lenses for the XF camera. Read more

Fujifilm goes medium format: What you need to know about the GFX 50S

Forget full-frame, Fujifilm is diving head first into the world of digital medium format, and frankly we’re pretty excited. Here's what you need to know about the 51.4MP GFX 50S. Read more

Fujifilm working on square format Instax camera and film

Fujifilm is working on a square format instant film and camera to be launched in spring 2017. Read more

Metz mecablitz M400 flash unveiled at Photokina

As promised, Metz has launched the compact mecablitz M400 – a flagship model for the company's new line of compact flash units. Read more

Sigma adds the 85mm F1.4 Art, 12-24mm Art, 500mm F4 Sport lenses to its Global Vision line

Sigma has announced three full-frame lenses for its Global Vision Line: the long-rumored and long-awaited 85mm F1.4 Art, the 12-24mm F4 Art, and the 500 F4 DG OS HSM Sport. Read more

Foldable GoPro Karma drone comes with detachable stabilizer

GoPro's Karma drone has been designed with beginner pilots and easy transport in mind. The detachable stabilizer can be mounted onto an included hand grip. Read more

Olympus announces development of E-M1 Mark II flagship camera

Olympus has announced the development of the E-M1 Mark II flagship OM-D product. The 20MP camera is able to shoot at up to 18 fps with autofocus or 60 fps at full resolution without AF. It will come later this year, the company says. Read more

Olympus PEN E-PL8 First Impressions Review

The E-PL8 valiantly takes place at the bottom of Olympus' Micro Four Thirds lineup, but don't assume that makes it low-end. We take a closer look at this refreshed entry-level shooter to see if the changes are only skin deep. Read more

Pinnacle Prime: Olympus ED 25mm F1.2 Pro sample gallery

The new Olympus ED 25mm F1.2 is a ground-up design where Olympus engineers aimed to build the perfect lens. Quick autofocus and new coatings are certainly a plus, but how good is 'perfect'? We took the new prime out to try and find out. See gallery

Miser's Macro: Olympus 30mm F3.5 Macro sample gallery

The Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 30mm F3.5 Macro is a new design that claims to provide good performance, has as short as a 14mm working distance (subject to lens), and 1.25x magnification without too much price. We took it out for a little shooting and found, even handheld, it produces some pleasing results. See gallery

Olympus announces PEN E-PL8 entry-level mirrorless

Olympus has announced the PEN E-PL8, an entry-level mirrorless interchangeable lens camera with a 16MP sensor and in-body image stabilization. Read more

Olympus announces 25mm F1.2 Pro, 12-100mm F4 IS Pro, 30mm F3.5 macro lenses

Olympus has announced three new lenses: the M.Zuiko Digital ED 25mm F1.2 Pro, the M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-100mm F4 IS Pro, and the Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 30mm F3.5 Macro. Read more

Olympus announces weather-sealed FL-900R flash

Olympus has announced their new external flash unit, the FL-900R. It features a guide number of 58m, a refined user interface, and a splash and dustproof body. Read more

Fujifilm announces development of GFX 50S medium format digital

Fujifilm is getting (back) into medium-format. A major player in the days of film, Fujifilm has announced its first medium format digital camera, the GFX 50S. Read more

Nikon unveils two new KeyMission action cameras, 360 version to finally ship

The KeyMission 170 is a 4K-capable rugged water/shock/freezeproof action camera with a 170° field-of-view. The KeyMision 80 is 1080p-capable lifestyle/wearable camera. Both ship this October along with the long-awaited KeyMission 360. Read more

Sony announces 42MP a99 Mark II with 5-axis stabilization

Sony has announced the a99 II, a 42MP A-mount SLT camera to mark the tenth anniversary of the alpha series. It features 5-axis image stabilization and 4K video capture with no pixel binning. It will cost $3200/€3600 body only. Read more

YI enters the mirrorless race with the M1

YI, or Young Innovators, is a China-based company that has just made its debut in the consumer based compact ILC market. The mirrorless M1 boasts a Sony sensor and a slick touchscreen user interface. Read more

6K here we come: Here's the new Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH5

Panasonic has announced the development of a new flagship G-series camera, the Lumix DMC-GH5. It's on display at Photokina and we snapped some pictures. Take a look

Firmware update adds Focus Stacking to Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX85/GX80

Panasonic has released firmware for its Lumix DMC-GX85/GX80 adding the Focus Stacking feature that debuted on the cameras announced at Photokina. Read more

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85 sample gallery

In the process of putting together our G85 First Impressions we've also assembled a sizable collection of real-world samples. See gallery

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH5 with 4K/60p under development

Panasonic is working on the Lumix GH5 which will include 4K/60p video and a 6K Photo mode. Read more

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85 offers weather-sealing, updated IS system, larger viewfinder

The Panasonic Lumix G85 is here and though it looks almost identical to its predecessor, the G7, it gains weather-sealing, updated in-body IS and a larger EVF. Read more

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10 gains 1" sensor and fast 24-72mm equiv. lens

The Panasonic DMC-LX10 (LX15 in some regions) brings a 1"-type sensor to its LX-range of enthusiast compacts. The 20MP camera features a 24-72mm equivalent, F1.4-2.8 zoom lens and a range of direct controls, as well as a touchscreen interface. Read more

Panasonic introduces video-focused Lumix DMC-FZ2500/FZ2000

Panasonic has upgraded its FZ1000 in a big way with the release of the FZ2500/FZ2000. While it gains a larger EVF and a longer lens with an internal zoom structure and a variable ND filter, the big story are its impressive video capabilities. Read more

Hasselblad shows 75MP square-format V-style V1D concept camera

Hasselblad has released details of a concept camera based on the legacy V film system that features a 75MP square image and allows users to customize it with a series of modular accessories. Read more

Hasselblad introduces 75-year special X1D kit in black and full spec of new XCD 30mm F3.5

Hasselblad has formally announced details of the XCD 30mm F3.5 lens that was mentioned at X1D launch as well as an all-black limited edition X1D camera. Read more

PocketWizard introduces FlexTT5 TTL radio system for Panasonic

PocketWizard is bringing its FlexTT5 TTL radio flash control system to Panasonic. At launch only the GH4 and DMW-FL360L and DMW-FL580L flashes will be TTL compatible; future firmware updates will add support for other models. Read more

Canon EOS M5: What you need to know

Canon's new EOS M5 is the mirrorless camera that a lot of Canon fans have been waiting for. Here's a quick tour of the M5's key features and controls. Read more

Zeiss adds 85mm F2.4 to Loxia line for full-frame E-mount

Zeiss has just added an 85mm F2.4 to its Loxia range for full-frame Sony E-mount cameras. Read more

Leica Sofort instant camera officially announced ahead of Photokina debut

Leica's Sofort instant camera is official. It'll be available in three colors and will shoot to Leica or Fujifilm instant film. Read more

Canon EOS M5 elevates enthusiast appeal with 24MP Dual Pixel AF sensor and built-in EVF

The Canon EOS M5 takes the company's mirrorless line a big step forward with a 24.2MP CMOS sensor using Dual Pixel technology, a DIGIC 7 image processor and a built-in 2.36M-dot EVF. Read more

Canon announces EF-M 18-150mm F3.5-6.3 STM and EF 70-300 F4-5.6 IS II USM lenses

Canon's updated EF 70-300 tele-zoom has an LCD information panel and offers 4 stops of shake reduction, while the EF-M 18-150mm expands Canon's mirrorless lens lineup. Read more

Video: Canon EOS M5 hands-on

Don't want to read all about it? Here's our hands-on video introduction to Canon's EOS M5 enthusiast friendly mirrorless camera. See video

Striding Forth: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Review

The Canon EOS 5D series is arguably one of the most recognizable camera lines of the digital age. We've put a lot of miles on our brand new 5D Mark IV's - is it still the definitive full-frame all-rounder? Read more

Samyang goes Premium with MF lens range

Samyang has announced a new series of lenses called Premium MF. The company has released details of a new 14mm F2.4 wide angle lens and an upgraded version of its popular 85mm lens but with an F1.2 maximum aperture. Read more

Metz teases 30 percent smaller flash ahead of Photokina

German company Metz has teased a new generation of flash products ahead of Photokina, where it plans to launch the first flash model in this new product line. Read more

Video: Getting our hands dirty with the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Want to learn about the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV in 138 seconds? We certainly thought so, and put together a video that tells you everything you need to know. See video

Canon announces full-frame EOS 5D Mark IV with 30MP sensor and Dual Pixel AF

Canon has officially announced the EOS 5D Mark IV, the fourth generation of its full-frame DSLR for enthusiast and professional photographers. Built around a 30MP Dual Pixel AF sensor, it significantly extends the stills and video capabilities the series has become known for. Read more

Canon introduces EF 16-35mm F2.8L III USM and EF 24-105mm F4L IS II USM L-series glass

Coinciding with the announcement of the 5D Mark IV, Canon has introduced updates to the EF 16-35mm F2.8L III USM and EF 24-105mm F4L IS II USM. Read more

Canon offers SD card-shaped Wi-Fi adapter, EOS 7D II bundle

Canon will bring a new Wi-Fi connectivity option to the EOS 7D II, 5DS and 5DS R by way of an adapter that fits into the camera's SD card slot. Read more