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Laowa Zero-D 12mm f/2.8 distortion-free lens to be announced next week

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The new Laowa Zero-D 12mm f/2.8 distortion-free lens I reported about back in February will be officially announced on July 30th at 7 pm EST. The retail price will be USD 949, early birds will be able to get discounts. There are several better photos of the actual lens on flickr (credit: Daniel Han): Update: the […]

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New Yasuhara Momo soft focus lens

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Yasuhara announced “MOMO” – a new soft focus lens for DSLR and mirrorless cameras:

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April 2016 CIPA report is out

April 2016 CIPA report

CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association in Japan) published their April 2016 report: camera shipments are slightly up but still down compared to previous years (orange: 2016, black: 2015, blue: 2014 click for larger view):

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Macphun Aurora HDR Pro version 1.2.2 released

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Macphun released Aurora HDR Pro version 1.2.2 with added RAW support for the following cameras:

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Latest updates on the TinyMos Tiny1 camera for astrophotography

TinyMos Tiny1 camera for astrophotography

Few updates on the upcoming TinyMos Tiny1 camera for astrophotography:

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March 2016 CIPA reports are out

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CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association in Japan) published their March 2016 report (list of all participating companies). Camera shipments are slightly up compared to previous months (orange: 2016, black: 2015, blue: 2014 click for larger view):

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