Monthly Archives: July 2011

Top 10 posts for July 2011

Here are the top 10 most visited PhotoRumors posts for July 2011: LockCircle camera body cap for your Canon DSLR. Ricoh GXR M-mount cartridge is out. Bringing a digital camera on a plane kills pixels? This is the new SLR Magic Noktor Hyperprime 50mm f/0.95 lens. Is this the Sony a77 camera? Canon EOS 5D […]

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Canon updates

Same recent Canon links & headlines: New Canon Lens Buddy iPhone app. B&H is now taking pre-orders for the Canon EF 8-15mm f/4L USM fisheye lens. Canon Summer Savings is valid through September 3, 2011. Canon 1Ds Mark IV Coming Soon? Canon looking to go social with an online photo community? Canon second quarter 2011 […]

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The winner of the Canon PowerShot S95 book is…

The winner of the Photyographer’s Guide to the Canon PowerShot S95 book from White Knight Press is Ralph Meliso. Congratulations!

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This is the new full frame Noktor HyperPrime 50mm f/0.95 lens

This is the a picture of the new full frame Noktor HyperPrime 50mm f/0.95 lens. There are not details about the lens mount, but the fact that is a full frame lens limits it to Sony/Nikon/Canon/Leica cameras. Some more details: can be used on mFT and NEX cameras with an adapter round aperture opening instead of hexagon […]

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Olympus announces VF-3 Electronic Viewfinder and PEN E-PL3 pricing

Today Olympus announced the previously leaked VF-3 electronic viewfinder and the pricing of the PEN E-PL3 camera that was announced few weeks ago. The price of the VF-3 will be $179.99. The Olympus PEN E-PL3 with 14-42mm Zoom or 17mm prime lens will cost $699.99. Olympus announced also a new Olympus SP-810UZ Ultra Zoom camera. Full […]

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New full frame Noktor HyperPrime lens

Noktor tweeted about a new full frame HyperPrime lens currently being tested: Noktor has released several new lenses in the past few months and it seems that they will also go after Canikon crowd.

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Samsung NX200 first impressions

First impressions of the upcoming Samsung NX200 camere were published online today on a Russian forum: “Focusing is really very nimble (not inferior Panasonic G3). NX200 looks stylish and professional, much smaller, more comfortable grip, but too small for my hand. Traditionally, high-quality screen. By design, like most of all Samsung cameras (NX100 and NX200 – heaven […]

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Lytro light field camera briefly appears in a promotional video

Lytro released a video of a fashion model photographed with their light field camera. The camera appearance is blurred throughout the video except at the 1:26 mark where you can see a pixelated glimpse of the camera and its size:   Based on this picture, the camera appears not to be bigger than a regular DSLR. The […]

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