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Giveaway: win any Rocky Nook photography book

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While I am offline next week, I will run a quick giveaway – the prize will be any photography book currently listed on Rocky Nook’s website: www.rockynook.com/shop/. This giveaway is open to anyone and is not restricted to US residents only. In order to participate, you must: Visit the PhotoRumors Facebook page (+1 entry) Visit the Rocky […]

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The ultimate vintage camera collection for sale on eBay

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I came across this camera collection listing on eBay that consists of 600 Zeiss, Nikon, Leica, Canon, Rollei, Kodak and other cameras from the 1880-1980 period. The price for the entire lot is $34,900 (you can also make an offer) –  basically you can open your own camera museum for $35k… Here is the detailed description:

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How to tackle the collapsing camera market (video)

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A very interesting presentation by Mayflower Concepts at the 2015 CES show on how to tackle the collapsing camera market:

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Konost FF is a full frame digital rangefinder camera that seeks funding

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The Konost FF is a full frame digital rangefinder camera that is currently seeking funding opportunities. The prototype shown has an optical viewfinder with electronic frame-lines and a focusing patch: With a 20.0 megapixel 35mm full-frame image sensor, the Konost camera delivers image quality on par with any modern camera. Our analogy is to think […]

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Ming Thein reviews a mystery camera

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Ming Thein was given a mystery camera to review: “Post-CP+, and in a stunning reversal of recent events, I’ve been given a camera to test. Not just any camera; one that is not even currently available. It is light, portable and sits in a class of its own amongst all cameras I have used.” You […]

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Pictures from the 2015 CP+ show in Japan

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The 2015 CP+ show is now officially over. Here are some pictures from many of the newly announced products:

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Canon EOS 5Ds /R cameras and EF 11-24mm f/4L lens press release

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One more Canon update – the full press release for the EOS 5Ds and EOS 5Ds R cameras and EF 11-24mm f/4L lens:

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