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Canon Patent Application: APS-C zoom lenses for compact cameras

Canon news discovered an APS-C zoom lens patent today, and noted this patent applies only for Canon’s powershot lineup.

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CIPA Statistics for January 2018

CIPA statistics were released for January today, and at first glance it looks like things took a turn for the worst. Total unit shipments were down across the board with only 80.6% shipping on January 2018 versus January 2017, and digital stills cameras as a whole including compacts was 71.8% of January 2017’s volume. While Read more..

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Big Nikon KeyMission cameras price drop in Europe

As I reported a few days ago , the price of Nikon KeyMission cameras dropped in the UK  (Amazon UK has not updated their pricing yet ): Nikon KeyMission 80: £99 ( was £239 ) Nikon KeyMission 170: £149 ( was £269 ) Nikon KeyMission 360: £289 ( was £299 ) It seems that there is also a price drop in Germany. Media Markt and Saturn (which were exclusive partners at the launch of KeyMission) just lowered the prices by 50% for some models: Nikon KeyMission 80: €149 (was 299€) Nikon KeyMission 170: €299€ (was 399€) Nikon KeyMission 360: €249€ (was 499€) In the US only the Nikon KeyMission 170  is currently $53 (13%) off . Related posts: New Nikon KeyMission cameras price drop expected on March 1st in the UK Pictures of KeyMission 80 and KeyMission 170 leaked online and they look… interesting Three different KeyMission cameras confirmed: 80, 170 and 360

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ProGrade will not manufacture XQD memory cards, Lexar is currently producing XQD memory cards

Two readers contacted me with some information on the future of XQD – ProGrade confirmed that they will not manufacture XQD memory cards ( they already sell SD memory cards in the US ): Lexar, on the other hand, is currently producing XQD cards: All Lexar XQD memory cards are currently out of stock . All Sony XQD memory cards  are currently in stock . Related posts: The new ProGrade memory cards are now shipping (no XQD for now) Lexar will continue producing XQD memory cards and will fulfill B&H’s inventory in a few weeks Lexar XQD memory cards discontinued (again)

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Canon Rumors is Off to Tanzania

Starting tomorrow, March 2 at about 6:10PM, I’ll be off to Tanzania for a migration photo safari until March 14th. I’ll be heading there with some very experienced photo friends, so it should be a fantastic trip

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Nikon did not announce a new mirrorless camera at the 2018 CP+ show in Japan

The 2018 CP+ show started today in Japan and Nikon has nothing new to show at their booth .

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How Key Influencers Can Help You During Crisis Communications

During a PR crisis, you need to mobilize every asset available to protect your brand—and today, this includes having an influencer strategy in place.Include Key Influencers in Your Crisis PlanConsider… Read More > > >

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X-Rite i1Studio Review

The X-Rite i1Studio is an all-in-one colour management system for photographers. Comprised of a spectrophotometer and accompanying software, X-Rite i1Studio can be used to create accurate colour profiles for a monitor, projector, printer, camera and scanner. Is it worth the £450 / $489 investment

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Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Review

The Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS is a compact and lightweight 7.5x zoom lens for Sony APS-C mirrorless cameras. Designed to be a significant step-up from the usual kit lenses, is it worth the £570 / $599 asking price? Read our in-depth Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS review with full-size sample images to find out…

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Three New Voigtlander Lenses Launched at CP+ Show – 110mm F2.5 and 21mm F3.5 Aspherical E-mount, 50mm F1.2 M-mount

Cosina Japan have launched three new Voigtlander lenses at the CP+ show in Japan - the Voigtlander MACRO APO-LANTHAR 110mm F2.5 E-mount (pictured), Voigtlander COLOR-SKOPAR 21mm F3.5 Aspherical E-mount and Voigtlander NOKTON 50mm F1.2 Aspherical VM lenses.

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