Monthly Archives: June 2014

The latest patents from Fuji, Olympus, Panasonic, Canon and Tamron

→ Fujifilm filed a patent for a Optical Viewfinder with Built-in Zoom.   → Olympus filed a patent for a 12-40mm f/2.8 (24-80mm equivalent) and 12-50mm f/2.8-4.0 (24-100mm equivalent) lenses designed for Four Thirds. → Olympus filed a patent for a reversible lens that can also be used for macro photography. → Panasonic filed a patent for a 150mm f/2.8 […]

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Best day ever for Adobe: Apple to stop the development of Aperture reports that Apple will stop the development of Aperture, their image processing software:

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Fujifilm released a firmware update for ten of their cameras

Yesterday was all about the new Nikon D810 camera and you may have missed the news that Fujifilm released new firmware updates for ten of their cameras:

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New firmware for the Pentax K-3 camera coming in July

Pentax will announce a new firmware update for the K-3 DSLR camera in early July that will include a fix for the mirror flutter problem and a new diffraction correction feature that is already available in the new 645z. Via Digicame-info Update: Adorama is currently offering up to $150 and $200 off the Pentax K-3. […]

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The latest Canon patents

Canon filed a patent for a compact camera with multiple lenses mounted on a rotating ring. Here are the latest Canon lens patents filed in the past few weeks:

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What else is new?

→ Handevision IBELUX 40mm f/0.85 lens is now available for pre-order at B&H. → Think Tank Photo released new Airport Roller Derby and My 2nd Brain bags. → A Xitek forum member has designed an EVF for the Sigma DP Merrill series cameras. It seems that the image displayed in the EVF is a direct output from the USB hub […]

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Tamron announced three new lenses

Tamron announced three new lenses – 18-200mm lens for Canon EOS M, 14-150mm lens for MFT and a 28-300mm lens for full frame DSLR cameras: Tamron 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 Di III VC lens for Canon EOS M mount (Model B011) Product Highlights: This high-power, 18-200mm, lightweight and compact zoom lens weighing 16.2 ounces with a 62mm filter is […]

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Recap of all of the announcements Adobe made today

Here is a recap of all of the announcements Adobe made today – for more details visit The Adobe Creative Cloud Photography Plan for $9.99 is now a permanent offer Lightroom mobile iPhone, update for iPad are now available Lightroom 5.5 is now available Adobe also announced a new photo editor for iPad: Photoshop Mix […]

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