Monthly Archives: September 2014

Sony/Zeiss and Mamiya rumored to release medium format digital rangefinder cameras

I got an interesting tip from a very good source: Sony/Zeiss and Mamiya will both release new digital medium format rangefinder-styled cameras in the next 12 months. Sony is already producing a medium format sensor used in the latest cameras from PhaseOne and Hasselblad. I do not have any additional information for now.

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Three new GoPro Hero cameras announced

The previously rumored new GoPro Hero 4 cameras are now officially announced:

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Samsung is rumored to announce a new NX Achromatic (black and white) mirrorless camera

Here is some additional information on the upcoming Samsung mirrorless camera with a black and white sensor I already mentioned last week: Samsung will unveil a new limited edition version of the NX300 mirrorless camera with a black and white version of the same 20 megapixels sensor and no low pass filter (similar to the Leica […]

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What else is new?

→ New software from Topaz Labs: Topaz Impression. Impression is designed to help you transform your photos into realistic-looking studio art. 47 presets allow you to pick and choose across entire art movements. You can pull from a huge store of creative adjustment options to make masterpieces uniquely yours. Topaz Impression software is now 25% off (until September […]

Posted in Adobe, Canon, Casio, GoPro, Olympus, Polaroid, Topaz Labs | 4 Comments

The Sony A mount is not dead

In a Photokina interview with Matt Granger, Sony’s representative confirmed that the Sony A mount is not dead and the company will continue to work on future future A mount products:

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GoPro Hero 4 will come with 30 fps 4k video and touch screen

The next GoPro Hero 4 camera will come with 30 fps 4k video and touch screen. Two different models will be available – Hero 4 Black and the Hero 4 Silver:

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Canon: new high-MP sensor and mirrrorless product(s) are coming soon

Dpreview published their Photokina interview with Canon. Here are some interesting quotes (see also the main points from their interview with Nikon): New high-MP sensor and mirrrorless product(s) are coming soon: Q: Currently no Canon camera offers more than 22MP. Do your DSLR customers ask for higher resolution? A: Yes. We know that many of our customers […]

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HTC coming with their own action camera on October 8th

HTC posted a video teaser for what looks like a new action camera that will be announced on October 8th: The folks over at Reddit found a possible leak of what this new action camera may look like: Update: here is another leaked picture of the HTC cam from Gizmodo:

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