Monthly Archives: December 2011

SLR Magic HyperPrime CINE 50mm T0.95 lens officially announced

Today SLR Magic officially announced their HyperPrime CINE 50mm T0.95 lens which will be available in M mount, LM mount for cinematography,  E-mount and  for Micro Four Thirds cameras. Some pre-production samples can be found on LeicaRumors. The lens is expected to start shipping in September 2012. The price was not announced.

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! Here is another top 10 list – the best posts of 2011: Fuji LX mirrorless interchangeable lens camera leaked Sony NEX-7, NEX-5N, a77 and a65 detailed specs Fuji X100 camera review MIT’s new camera can do 1,000,000,000,000 frames per second This is the Olympus EP-3 (pictures) Sony NEX-7 full specs and images […]

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What else is new?

Quick update on some interesting links from the last few days of 2012: Kodak agrees to sell its gelatin business to raise cash (source), loses third director in a week (source): “Kodak is selling the Eastman Gelatine business to Rousselot, a division of the Vion Food Group. Terms were not disclosed. Eastman Gelatine produces gelatin […]

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Top 10 posts for December 2011

Those are the top 10 most visited PhotoRumors posts for December 2011: MIT’s new camera can do 1,000,000,000,000 frames per second CompactFlash Association announced XQD – a new memory card standard Ubertronix Strike Finder lets you take pictures of lightnings, popping balloons and even speeding bullets Better translation of the interviews with camera manufacturers about […]

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Cybershot W610 and W630 compact cameras leaked on Sony’s website

SonyStyle China leaked two new Cybershot point and shoot cameras – the W610 and W630 that will probably be announced at 2012 PMA in two weeks.

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Firmware v1.12 for Pentax K-5 coming soon

There is a new firmware version 1.12 for Pentax K-5 listed on Pentax UK website but the files are not available for download yet. Expect the firmware to be released in the next few days. Via PentaxForums

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Coming soon: Nissin Macro Flash MF18

The new Macro Flash MF18 from Nissin is compatible with Canon and Nikon cameras:

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Samsung to announce TL500/EX1 camera replacement at PMA 2012

Samsung is going to announce a replacement for their TL500/EX1 high-end compact camera (price: $348.88, see review) at PMA 2012 which starts on January 9th, 2012 in Las Vegas. The new camera is rumored to have an EVF and a new, bigger CMOS sensor. At PMA 2012, Samsung is also expected to announced their new NX20 interchangeable lens camera.

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