Monthly Archives: October 2016

What’s going on with Eye-Fi? (technology licensing agreement with Toshiba)

Few weeks ago Eye-Fi announced a technology licensing agreement with Toshiba. According to the press releases, this is just a “licensing agreement”, but all Eye-Fi cards are currently listed as discontinued at B&H and the “Shop Now” button on Eye-Fi’s website now redirects to Amazon’s listing of Toshiba Wi-Fi cards. Did Toshiba just acquired Eye-Fi? A quote […]

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Canon is still working on a full frame mirrorless camera

The latest report from CanonRumors indicates that Canon is still working on a full frame mirrorless camera:

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New Fuji X-A10 mirrorless camera registered in Asia

A new Fuji X-A10 mirrorless camera was recently registered at the South Korean Radio Research Agency (RRA) and at the Indonesian Communication Agency. The new X-A10 model will most likely be a replacement for the pictured above Fuji X-A1 (already discontinued). Fuji also recently announced the X-A3 model and this registration is a confirmation that the X-A line […]

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Sony apologizes (again) for getting too many α99 II orders

If you believe in fairy tales, here is one: Sony made an official announcement that they received so many pre-orders for the new a99 II camera at $3,198 that they cannot keep up with the production and potential delays are expected. If you believe those statements, the photo industry should be doing pretty good and it is […]

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The latest updates and deals on photo editing software

  You can use coupon code PHOTORUMORS to get 10% off the new Aurora HDR 2017 software and other Macphun products. The Franzis Project 4 complete edition is currently $565 off: Retail price: $644 Special offer: $79,00 Discount: 87 % (you save: $565) Offer valid until: 31st of October 2016 The Franzis Project 4 complete edition includes: HDR projects […]

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Kodak teaser update: new Ektra smartphone announced

  Few weeks ago I reported about Kodak announcing a new smartphone. The new Ektra smartphone was announced today (produced by Bullitt Group, the mobile device licensee for Kodak). Here are the main specs and key features: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) Professional results from a 21MP fast focus camera sensor with F2.0, PDAF, OIS, Dual LED Flash 13MP […]

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New Entaniya 250 fisheye lens for MFT announced

A new Entaniya 250 Fisheye MFT lens was announced in Japan. Three different models will be available (check US pricing and availability):

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PhotoPlus show in NYC: new product announcements from Leica and Nikon

Today is press day at the 2016 Photo Plus show in NYC and so far only Nikon and Leica announced new products (of course the rumored Sony announcement got “postponed” again):

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