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Patent: The Next Prosumer DSLR to Get Illuminated Buttons?

Will Canon finally add illuminated buttons to the back of their prosumer DSLRs? This latest patent seems to show that they just might. Nikon and Pentax have had illuminated rear buttons for quite some time

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Patent: Canon EF-M 15-45mm f/1.8-3.5

A patent showing a faster version of the EF-M 15-45mm has appeared in the form of three separate optical formulas. EF-M 15-45mm f/1.8-3.5 EF-M 15-45mm f/2.0-4.0 EF-M 15-45mm f/2.8-5.0 Canon News Summarizes: It also looks like it may be the first canon lens patent application that I’ve seen that specifically mentions that distortion abberation control Read more…

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Patent: EF-S 15-300mm & EF 28-550mm Optical Formulas

A patent application covering two optical formulas for both a full frame and APS-C superzoom have surfaced in Japan. Full Frame: 28-550mm f/3.5-6.3 APS-C: 15-300 f/3.5-6.3 I think it’s more likely that we see a replacement for the EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS than a superzoom like this for a full frame DSLR. Though these formulas could Read more..

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Patent: Canon Application for a Hybrid Viewfinder

It appears that Canon is continuing R&D into some kind of hybrid viewfinder for DSLRs.

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Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR vs. Tamron SP 24-70mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2 vs. Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Art lens comparison

Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR ( $2,196.95 ) vs. Tamron SP 24-70mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2 ( $1,199 ) vs. Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Art ( $1,299 ) lens comparison video: “If all three of these lenses were the exact same price, I would probably choose the Nikon but it’s basically double the price of the competitors

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Sony Apologizes for A7R III Delay

Sony Japan has issued a statement apologizing for delays on the shipment of A7R III camera pre-orders, due to unexpected demand. All pre-orders made before the release date will be delivered by early December

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Peak Design Leica Backpack Capsule

Peak Design have teamed up with Leica and released the “Peak Design for Leica Backpack Capsule”. This consists of a Backpack, Cuff and Leash from Peak Design with signature red stitching and a ‘red dot’

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The current Nikon “lens-only” rebates are expiring tomorrow

The current Nikon “lens-only” rebates are expiring tomorrow and will most likely be extended for the Black Friday sale next week. Some retailers also offer additional cash reward (see the dedicated pages at B&H , Adorama and Focus Camera ): Nikkor landscape & macro two lens kit -  $496.95 after $150 rebate : B&H | Adorama | Amazon Nikkor 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G DX -  $796.95 after $100 rebate : B&H | Adorama | Amazon Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8G -  $1,696.95 after $200 rebate : B&H | Adorama | Amazon Nikkor 16-35mm f/4G -  $996.95 after $100 rebate : B&H | Adorama | Amazon Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8E -  $2,196.95 after $200 rebate : B&H  | Adorama | Amazon Nikkor 55-200 f/4-5.6G -  $146.95 after $200 rebate : B&H | Adorama | Amazon Nikkor 24mm f/1.4G -  $1,796.95 after $200 rebate : B&H | Adorama | Amazon Nikkor 28mm f/1.8G -   $596.95 after $100 rebate : B&H | Adorama | Amazon Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G DX -  $166.95 after $30 rebate : B&H | Adorama | Amazon Nikkor 50mm f/1.4G -  $396.95 after $50 rebate : B&H | Adorama | Amazon Related posts: The Nikon lens-only rebates are expiring this week The current Nikon lens only rebates are set to expire on July 29th Nikon lens rebates expiring in two days

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Google Pixel 2 XL Sample Images

Ahead of our full review, here are some sample images taken with the new Google Pixel 2 XL flagship smartphone at the recent England vs Brazil international football match, played at Wembley Stadium, London on 14th November.

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Luminar 2018 Now Shipping

Luminar 2018 adds a new RAW file conversion engine, new photo editing filters, major speed improvements and a forthcoming digital asset management platform. Luminar is a universal all-in-one photo app designed to offer everything a modern photographer needs for photo editing.  Luminar 2018 is available today: $49 upgrade for current Luminar users $59 for Luminar for Windows Beta testers $69 for new users The Digital Asset Management platform will arrive in 2018 as a free update.

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