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Mitakon 50mm f/0.95 lens price: $800

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Quick update on my post from yesterday: the price of the new Mitakon 50mm f/0.95 lens from MXcamera will be $799. The lens will be available for pre-order on April 20th on MXcamera’s online store.

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New Mitakon 50mm f/0.95 lens from MXcamera

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MXCamera announced a new Mitakon 50mm f/0.95 lens. Here are the detailed specifications:

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Calumet delayed paycheck last week, announced immediate closing of all US stores today

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Calumet posted on their Facebook page that they are closing down all US based stores. The trouble started last week when Calumet employees were not paid at the normal 1 am, instead they received this email at 4:45:

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Top 10 PhotoRumors posts for February 2014

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        These are the top 10 PhotoRumors posts for February 2014:

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AP discusses the compact system camera sales crash

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AP published a long article discussing the more than 30% sales plunge of mirrorless cameras in the UK and the future outlook:

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How to follow PhotoRumors

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Once a year I post the different ways to follow PhotoRumors for all new readers. Here are your choices: RSS Feed Full text PhotoRumors RSS feeds – just add the RSS feed(s) to your favorite RSS reader and you will get the latest blog posts few minutes after they are published online. PhotoRumors blog posts RSS feed […]

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New Kowa Micro Four Thirds lenses

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Kowa announced three new Micro Four Thirds lenses scheduled to be released this summer. Here are the technical specifications:

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