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Report: Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II camera discontinued, a replacement could come in 2018

      The Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II camera (pictured above) is already listed as discontinued several stores and at least one new G series PowerShot model is expected to be announced later in 2018. The Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II camera was announced in February 2017 and is currently $20 off ($679). Via CanonRumors

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What else is new?

Nikon is developing a new mirrorless camera at a “rapid pace”, getting close to the official announcement At least two high-end Nikon cameras and at least two lenses expected by the end of 2018 Leica M-D Typ 262 camera approaching end of life, no longer in production Leica M-D Typ 262 camera approaching end of […]

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Adobe Lightroom Classic CC 7.3.1 released with bug fixes (April 2018 release)

Adobe released Lightroom Classic CC 7.3.1 in order to fix bugs introduced with the latest Lightroom update. Here is the list of issues fixed in Lightroom Classic CC 7.3.1 (April 2018 release):

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Casio to exit the compact camera business

Nikkei reports that Casio will exit the compact camera business:

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The new Tamron 28-75mm f/2.8 Di III RXD lens for Sony E-mount to be released on April 27th

The pricing and shipping information for the new Tamron 28-75mm f/2.8 Di III RXD lens for Sony E-mount will be announced on April 27th. The lens was recently listed in China for ¥5300 which comes to around $850 (for comparison the Sony 24-70mm f/2.8 GM lens costs $2,198. Additional information on the Tamron 28-75mm f/2.8 Di […]

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LEX is the first E-mount film camera

There is a project online for an E-mount based film camera called LEX. See the details at lexoptical.com: LEX is the first camera which lets you use your E-Mount lenses with your favorite film emulsions. So far it has taken us more than a year to get this design right. When we are done LEX […]

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

→ Sony patent for PDAF usable up to the array edges. → Olympus has a patent (201821951A) for a 12mm f/1.2 lens – this will be a nice addition to the other three Olympus f/1.2 Pro MFT lenses. → The next patent (2018-45184A) is for the Hasselblad XCD 30mm f/3.5 medium format lens and it was […]

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