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Update on the “I’m Back” digital back solution for Nikon film cameras

The guys from I’m Back ® sent me an update on their project – the digital backs are currently in production in Hong Kong (see the latest progress here ).  I’m Back  will be exhibiting at the 2018 Photokina show, their booth will be shared with their partner Maxwintec Co.

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Lexar is back in business, still looking for a cost-effective solution for XQD memory cards

Lexar is now officially back in business as reported by CameraJabber . Here is a quote from the company’s CEO Huabo Cai: “I’m extremely excited to re-introduce the Lexar brand to our worldwide customers

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TowerJazz: “we are progressing well with a leading DSLR camera supplier and have as well begun a second project with this customer”

  In their latest earnings call, the sensor manufacturer Tower Jazz (Tower Semiconductor Ltd.) again talked about working with a ” leading DSLR camera supplier “: The specific end markets we are serving in these segments are RF low noise amplifier and switch for mobile application, low voltage power management ICs less than 30 volt, with an industry lowest RDS (on) on figure of merit and associated 65 nanometer logic circuitry benefit and image sensors for multiple end market applications to include machine vision, DSLR , medical X-ray and surveillance.

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More Canon Gear Appears for Certification, Including 5 New Lenses

More Canon gear has been uncovered through certification agencies by Nokishita, including 5 lenses. DS 126721 (EOS) Interchangeable lens camera (single lens reflex or full size mirrorless) Wi-Fi · Bluetooth installed Battery: LP-E6 / LP-E6N (or equivalent) The same radio parts as Kiss M PC 2352 (PowerShot) Digital camera Made in Japan Wi-Fi · Bluetooth Read more…

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Canon EOS 4000D Review

The brand new Canon EOS 4000D (also known as the Digital Rebel T100 in North America) is the cheapest ever Canon DSLR camera, clearly designed to tempt smartphone users into buying their first interchangeable lens camera. But does it cut too many corners in order to hit such an aggressive price-point

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TowerJazz Q1 2018 report: “We are moving according to our plans with the leading DSLR camera supplier”

Here is a quote from the TowerJazz Q1 2018 earnings call transcript where company’s executives talk again about the foundry’s image sensor business and their ongoing relationship with a ” leading DSLR camera supplier “: ” We are moving according to our plans with the leading DSLR camera supplier and we will start soon as second even more ambitious project, which includes stacked backside illuminated wafers for this market. This will continue to position us as a leading foundry for high-end photography applications. All these exciting activities will bear fruits in the coming two to three years in a steady high volume, high margin production as the world-leading provider of CMOS sensors for high-end applications.” There have been some speculations in the past that the sensor inside the Nikon D850 is manufactured by TowerJazz, but this was never confirmed.

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Canon Updates DPP, Adds Support for the EOS Rebel 300D and EOS D30

Canon has updated Digital Photo Professional to version 4.8.30 and has added support for such cameras as the EOS Rebel 300D and EOS D30. Changes for Digital Photo Professional 4.8.30: Newly supported EOS D2000 *, EOS D6000 *, EOS D30, EOS D60, EOS 10D, EOS Kiss Digital / EOS Digital REBEL / EOS 300D Digital. Read more..

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Registered & Unreleased Canon Gear Update

This is an update of Canon gear that has been registered with various agencies. There is nothing new to report, but we still have three unreleased products

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Registered & Unreleased Canon Gear Update

This is an update of Canon gear that has been registered with various agencies. There is nothing new to report, but we still have three unreleased products. Registered Canon Gear (and what we think they are): PC 2352 (PowerShot 740 HS) Digital camera Made in Japan Wi-Fi · Bluetooth installed Size: 110.1 x 63.8 x Read more…

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All the awards the Nikon D850 got

Nikon Japan published a list of all the awards the Nikon D850 DSLR camera got in the past few months: Red Dot Design Award 2018 “Winner” iF DESIGN AWARD 2018 “Product division” Imaging Resource “Best Overall Camera for 2017″ Digital Camera Watch Award 2017 “The first place” DPREVIEW AWARD 2017 “HIGH-END CAMERA OF THE YEAR” Price .com Product Award 2017 “Camera category grand prize” Japan Camera Best Camera 2017 “Grand Prize” GOOD DESIGN AWARD 2017 “Good Design Award” Digital Camera Grand Prix 2018 “Comprehensive Gold Prize” Also: 2017 sponsored by the Japan Camera Foundation ”Historical camera in Japan” Trusted Reviews Camera of the Year Awards 2017 Product of the Year at the Amateur Photographer Awards 2018 Nikon D850 is Map Camera’s top selling camera for 2017 and January 2018 The Nikon D850 is Map Camera’s top-selling camera for February 2018 (again) Nikon wins TCSTV’s Camera Of The Year with the D850 Nikon D850 DxOMark sensor review: the first DSLR to hit 100 points Via Nikon Japan The Nikon D850 waiting time in the US is currently around 2 weeks at B&H ,  Adorama   and   Amazon . Related posts: The Nikon D850 is Map Camera’s top-selling camera for February 2018 (again) Nikon D7500 and D850 – the only two cameras Nikon announced in the last 18 months win the Red Dot product design award Nikon D850: camera of the year at IR and Dpreview reader’s choice award winner

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