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The Sony RX1R II camera now costs $600 more, all 42MP Sony cameras are out of stock

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The Sony RX1R II camera recently got a big $600 price increase: now listed for $3,898 and is out of stock almost everywhere (same price at Adorama and Amazon). The RX1R II was $3,299 when first announced back in October last year. The new pricing is now pretty much in Leica territory (the Leica Q is $4,250).

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Fuji warns about an upcoming price increase of photographic papers

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Fuji warns about another upcoming price revision of photographic papers that will basically lead to another price increase. I think Fuji is the only company that issues a press release every time they increase their prices. They even have a press release to say that they are having a “worldwide price revision”, here it is:

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Sony price increase already effective in some European countries

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The Sony price increase I reported last month is already effective in some European countries – almost all Sony E-mount lenses are now at least 10% more expensive:

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Canon and Sony also rumored to raise prices in Europe

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Similar to Nikon, Canon and Sony are also rumored to raise their prices in the UK and/or in Europe this summer – in some cases up to 20%. Check out the latest prices and availability at Wex Photographic, Jessops, Calumet, Amazon UK and Amazon Germany. Canon recently cut their profit forecast as a result of post-Brexit yen strength.

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Adobe to increase prices in six countries on May 1st

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Adobe is going to increase their prices for six different countries (Australia, New Zealand, India, Norway, Turkey and Brazil) because of currency fluctuations. The new pricing will take effect on May 1st, 2016. Here is the official notice from Adobe.

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Almost every camera brand will get a price increase in Canada tomorrow

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The price increase (10%-25%) of photo gear in Canada I reported few weeks ago is starting tomorrow and will include almost all major brands like Nikon, Canon, Sony, Panasonic, Fuji, Pentax/Ricoh and Olympus. Check amazon.ca or your local store for more info.

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Nikon, Canon, Sony and Panasonic price increases coming to Canada on April 1st

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In case you missed my post on NikonRumors from few days ago: a price increase is coming to Canada on April 1st, 2016 (not a joke) on all major camera manufacturers, including Nikon, Canon, Sony and Panasonic. The reason for the price increase is the decline of the Canadian Dollar:

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