DigitCam

Digital Photography

Patent: Canon RF 24-70mm f/2.8L IS & RF 24-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM

Northlight Images has done their usual weekly sorting of Canon patents to find some that may be of interest to the community and it looks Read more… The post Patent: Canon RF 24-70mm f/2.8L IS & RF 24-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM appeared first on Canon Rumors .

See original here:
Patent: Canon RF 24-70mm f/2.8L IS & RF 24-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM

No Comments »

Patent: Full frame f/2 zoom, possibly for mirrorless?

A patent application showing an unusual f/2 zoom from Canon has appeared in Japan (Patent application: 2018-132675).

Read the original:
Patent: Full frame f/2 zoom, possibly for mirrorless?

No Comments »

Patent: Refined fully articulating screen

A patent showing a refined fully articulating screen for cameras has appeared at the Japan patent office (Patent application: 2018-133632).

See original here:
Patent: Refined fully articulating screen

No Comments »

Patent: Canon MT-24EX replacement with RT support

Canon News has uncovered a patent showing Canon’s attempt to make the MT-24EX flash system work with the wireless communication of the Speedlite 600EX II-RT. Read more..

View original post here:
Patent: Canon MT-24EX replacement with RT support

No Comments »

Patent: Canon Not Closing the Door on In Body Image Stabilization

Northlight has uncovered a patent application concerning improved images stabilization, especially in wider lenses. The patent includes both in lens image stabilization and electronic stabilization.

More:
Patent: Canon Not Closing the Door on In Body Image Stabilization

No Comments »

Patent: Canon XC Style Camera With Interchangeable Lenses

We reported a while back that Canon was working on a new style of ILC camera, and the XC line seemed like an obvious place to look at first. Now we have a patent that shows an ILC XC style camera. It looks like the patent is about a lens converter, but I don’t speak Read more…

Read the original post:
Patent: Canon XC Style Camera With Interchangeable Lenses

No Comments »

Patent: LCD for Image Review While Using An EVF

Canon News has uncovered a patent showing functionality for LCD review with EVF equipped ILCs. We have been told in the past that Canon is working on a EVF DSLR, which makes some sense to us if the EVF is as good as what we see on the Leica SL

Read more:
Patent: LCD for Image Review While Using An EVF

No Comments »

Patent: Further Refinement and Precision of DPAF Sensors

A patent showing further improvements for DPAF sensors has appeared.

Go here to see the original:
Patent: Further Refinement and Precision of DPAF Sensors

No Comments »

Patent: New Improved Shutter

A new patent application showing an improved mechanical shutter has appeared. According to Canon News, this application describes a shutter with a low power requirement and a fast release time lag.  No mention if it is quieter, which is always nice as well. From US Patent Application 20180196333: This embodiment provides a shutter apparatus and an image Read more…

More here:
Patent: New Improved Shutter

No Comments »

Patent: APS-C Compact Lens Optical Formulas

A patent showing three different optical formulas for APS-C sensor cameras has appeared. According to Canon News, this patent is missing some good information that would help narrow down what these embodiments are for. The 3 embodiments: 15-45mm f/2.8-5.6 15-45mm f/2.0-5.0 15-60mm f/2.0-5.0 From Canon News: Our assumption with this patent application is that these Read more…

Read the rest here:
Patent: APS-C Compact Lens Optical Formulas

No Comments »