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CIPA Global Camera Sales Numbers for March 2018 Released

CIPA has released the camera shipment numbers for March 2018 today and there are some interesting things going on with ILC’s. Canon News has done their usual great breakdown of the numbers, so I don’t really need to do the same thing

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Venus Optics Announces 4 New Lenses, Including 100mm f/2.8 2:1 Macro for Canon

Anhui China, Apr 20, 2018 – Venus Optics, the camera lenses manufacturer who had previously launched a number of unique Laowa camera lenses, is proud to announce 4 new and unique lenses. Laowa 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 FE Zoom Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO Laowa 17mm f/4 GFX Zero-D Laowa 4mm f/2.8 Fisheye MFT Laowa Read more…

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Firmware: v1.1.6 Minor Update for the Canon EOS-1D X Mark II

Canon has released a minor firmware update for the EOS-1D X Mark II. Firmware Version 1.1.6 incorporate the following fix: Fixes a phenomenon in which the camera may not function normally when images are simultaneously displayed on the camera’s LCD monitor and an external monitor (via HDMI output). Download EOS-1D X Mark II Firmware 1.1.6 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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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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F8 Stuff Shoulder Strap and Camera Bag Now Available

The new F8 Stuff strap has an ergonomically designed shoulder pad as well as a strap, which is predominantly made from seatbelt webbing. The F8 Shoulder Strap retails for $109 and the camera bag for $297. 

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Venus Optics Announces the Laowa 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D, the World’s Widest f/2.8 Lens for APS-C Mirrorless Cameras

Featuring a 113° Angle of View, Ultra-fast f/2.8 aperture, close-to-zero distortion, 49mm filter thread & less than 0.5 pounds in weight, this is a perfect ultra-wide option for still & videographers. Anhui China, Mar 21, 2018 – Venus Optics, the camera lenses manufacturer who had previously launched a number of unique Laowa camera lenses, is Read more…

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A Prototype Full Frame Mirrorless From Canon Exists [CR1]

We reported back in January that Canon had a mystery camera with a new body style in prototype form. We’re now being told by the same source that the camera in question is a full frame mirrorless camera prototype.

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Article: Canon’s 4000D and the Race to the Bottom

Fstoppers’s Wasim Ahmad posted an article today on the 4000D, Canon’s new entry level of entry level cameras. Needless to say, he’s pretty put out over Canon coming out with a brand new camera for under $400 dollars. Products like these show a fundamental misunderstanding of the camera market today.

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Sony A7 III Hands-on Photos

Want to see exactly what the new Sony A7R III compact system camera looks like in the flesh? Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Sony A7R III camera, including all the menu screens, an exploded view of the inside of the camera, and some presentation slides from today’s European launch.

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