Monthly Archives: May 2017

New Sony teaser for their upcoming camera

Yesterday Sony China uploaded a new teaser for an upcoming camera on their Weibo account. It appears that the teaser shows the evolution of a compact camera on the first row with the question “What’s the next?”. The second row has three full frame cameras, one of them with a fixed lens (RX1). Sony has been rumored […]

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Photonstophotos report: Sony a9 vs. Nikon D5 vs. Canon 1D X Mark II

Photonstophotos published their Sony a9 test results with some comparison data from the Canon 1D X Mark II and Nikon D5 cameras: Photonstophotos updated their Sony a9 results with final data and it performs very well against its competitors up till 3200 ISO, where the Nikon D5 just edges it out. It’s good to see […]

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Some of the latest US camera and lens rebates are set to expire next week

Some of the latest US camera and lens rebates from Tamron, Olympus, Nikon, Canon, Sony, Sigma, Fuji and Panasonic are set to expire next week:

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Sony a9 overheating? (and other reported problems)

The Sony a9 full frame mirrorless camera ($4,498) just started shipping a few days ago and we already have the first overheating reports (Sony had several overheating issues with different cameras over the years): “After 20 minutes of shooting That 1 Cameraguy experienced an overheating indicator in 80-degree weather after 20 minutes of shooting.: (SonyAddict) Here is the […]

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List of upcoming cameras from Canon, Nikon, Sony, Olympus and Leica

Here is an updated list of upcoming cameras from Canon, Nikon, Sony, Olympus and Leica that have already been registered with various government agencies but are not yet announced:

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What else is new?

This week’s recap from the rumors and addicts blogs:

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Sony’s presentation to investors

In a recent presentation to investors, Sony provided some additional information on their Imaging Products & Solutions Segment (see the full report “Sony IR Day 2017” here, additional information is available here):

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Topaz Labs has a new image editor called Topaz Studio

Next week Topaz Labs will officially release their new image editor called Topaz Studio. Topaz Studio has a set of free and paid adjustments – for more information, visit this page. For the next 4 days you can get the Pro Adjustment Pack for $99 when using coupon code “STUDIO”. This includes all 14 paid adjustments […]

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