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Patent: New Canon Mount Coming?

A patent for serial communication for an ILC mount that is neither EF or EF-M. Canon News tried their best to translate a rather awkward patent. …… is seemingly suggesting that this mount could handle multiple lenses of both a new mount and old mount format.  Conjecturing by looking at the mount, looking at the Read more…

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Three Sensors Being Tested for Canon Full Frame Mirrorless? [CR1]

It’s no secret that Canon is hard at work on prosumer mirrorless cameras, including at least one full frame mirrorless camera. We’re told that three sensors are being tested in various camera body configurations, each with a different pixel count

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Tamron 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD Lens Available on May 24th for $799 / £699

Tamron has officially announced the launch of the 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD, a high-speed standard zoom lens for Sony E-mount full-frame mirrorless cameras. The lens will be available at Tamron’s authorized USA retailers on May 24th priced at $799 and in the UK it will retails for £699.

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Two Prosumer Mirrorless Camera Bodies in Development [CR2]

We’re told that Canon is actively developing two “prosumer” mirrorless cameras, both of which are full frame. We’re told that we’ll see the flagship mirrorless camera announced first, and that a lower tier second camera would come 6 to 8 months after the flagship begins shipping. The same source has also told us that Canon Read more..

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The State of the Canon Full Frame Mirrorless Development

We’ve all seen over the last few weeks that there has been a lot of chatter about Canon’s inevitable first full frame mirrorless camera. I just wanted to clarify some points on the development of the camera(s). Anyone claiming that they know the final specification of the production product are simply not telling the truth.

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Nikkei: Canon and Nikon to announce mirrorless pro models

It was mentioned in the Nikkei, the worlds largest financial newspaper that both Canon and Nikon are moving towards mirrorless “pro models”.

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Tamron says they are ready for Canon and Nikon mirrorless

DPreview did an interview with Tamron executives at the CP+ show last month.

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Canon applies for WiFi certification for a number of cameras

Nokishita Camera today released a slew of information that was obtained from wifi test data for some upcoming cameras coming out for Canon. The details are pretty vague at this time, as is the time frame, as Nokshita notes, this could be far looking data, out up to TWO years.  This doesn’t mean we’re looking Read more…

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Canon Full Frame Mirrorless is Definitely Coming, and The Wait Won’t Be as Long as We Thought

We have now confirmed from a couple of good sources that a full frame mirrorless camera is well into its development cycle, as the camera is being used by select Canon pro photographers. We reported back in January that a survey went out to some Explorers of Light about what they wanted to see in Read more…

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Sony Executive: Expects Canon and Nikon full frame mirrorless by this year

I’m sure this is quite worrying for Sony. Up to now they have had this particular niche market for themselves; now it seems that Sony’s expecting competition soon. DPReview interviewed  Sony’s Senior General Manager of the Digital Imaging Business Group, Kenji Tanaka who has this to say; Q: One of the reasons that companies like Sigma Read more..

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