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This “DUO Daypack” camera bag raised over $278,000 on their first day at Kickstarter

The “DUO Daypack” camera bag raised over $278,000 on their first day at Kickstarter: For instant access to all of your gear, WANDRD designed an infinite zip system, equipped with four different sliders along an expansive, weatherproof YKK zipper. With the adventurer in mind, the exterior provides pockets to easily retrieve your phone, keys water […]

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What else is new?

Nikon CEO confirmed a new mirrorless camera equivalent to the D5 is coming Ricoh/Pentax rumored to be buying 26MP APS-C sensors for a new DSLR camera Leica MP-2 black paint sold for one million euro at the last Leitz Photographica Auction Leica M-mount full-frame lenses now available in cine form

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New Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera to be announced in the next 30 days

The previously rumored Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera will be officially announced in the next 30 days. The new version will replace the current PowerShot G5 X. The Mark II model was already registered online under the code name PC2355. The product SKU is 3070C001. The rumored specifications are:

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New Hasselblad X1D Mark II medium format mirrorless camera to be announced on June 19th

Hasselblad has new teasers for their upcoming X1D Mark II medium format mirrorless camera. The official announcement will be on June 19, 2019. One of the teasers shows the shutter button that looks similar to the current Hasselblad X1D model (already listed as discontinued at B&H and Adorama):

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Comparing mirrorless systems based on Fujifilm’s concept of “Value Angle”

“Kleinbild” means full-frame. At the last X Summit Fujifilm introduced the concept of “Value Angle” proposed to measure and compare the potential of a given mirrorless camera system. In general: a bigger/higher Value Angle value (see table above) represents a generally easier way to construct high-quality lenses – see the related portion of Fuji’s presentation:

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Daniel Loeb calling for Sony to spin off sensor business

Financial Times (behind a paywall) just published an article entitled “Daniel Loeb calls on Sony to sell sensors business.” Loeb’s Third Point, in a letter to investors today, according to the FT, publicly acknowledged it had built up a USD$1.5B stake in Sony. Loeb is apparently calling for Sony to hive off its sensors business, […]

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DJI announced Robomaster S1 robot and STORM cinematography drone

Here are the new products DJI was teasing about – the company announced their first Robomaster S1 educational robot:

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