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Three new Leica M limited production lens variants announced Leica SL system/L-mount lens roadmap Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S lens to be announced next The new Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sports lens for Nikon F-mount will start shipping on February 22nd Fujifilm X-T3 Camera Body Firmware Update Ver. 2.10 Released

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You can now watch the “Depth of Field” event live on YouTube

You can now watch the B&H “Depth of Field” event live (check out also the Depth of Field show specials):

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CIPA 2018 camera shipments recap, 2019 predictions

CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association in Japan) issued their 2018 camera shipments recap: In 2018 total shipments decreased by 22.2% year on year in digital cameras with a significant decline in built-in lens digital cameras. In interchangeable lens digital cameras, having taken over the position of core product, failed to fill the gap. Shipments […]

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Bowens comes back to life: XMT500 flash head and XMT500 twin head kit announced

Back in 2017 Bowens went out of business after it was acquired by the European investment group Aurelius in 2016. Two days ago Wex Photo Video and Calumet Photographic (both chains merged in 2017) announced the relaunch of the Bowens XMT500 flash head and Bowens XMT500 twin head kit (check also this limited launch offer). The XMT500 head is […]

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Update on the Reflex manual film SLR camera

I received these updates on the Reflex manual film SLR camera project: Reflex 40mm f/1.8 prime lens EF and E-Mount to be released end of May 2019 Reflex seed-funding round launched ahead of Startup Grind selection in San Fransisco Reflex developing in-house shutter, pushing camera production forward: Additional information:

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ON1 Photo RAW 2019.2 released

ON1 released Photo RAW 2019.2. This new version features a new AI Quick Mask tool and other improvements: New AI Quick Mask Tool – powered by machine learning, the new AI Quick Mask tool can create high-quality masks with just a few strokes as guidance while understanding color, tone, and textures to identify boundaries and […]

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Updated list of registered but not yet officially announced cameras from Canon, Nikon, Sony, Olympus, Fuji and Leica

Here is an updated list of registered but not yet officially announced cameras from Canon, Nikon, Olympus, Leica and Ricoh (see this post for an updated list of the latest rumors):

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