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May CIPA report: uptrend compared to last year continues

CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association in Japan) published their May report where the uptrend from previous months in the total shipment of interchangeable lens digital cameras continues (orange: 2017, black: 2016, blue: 2015, click for larger view):

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Latest CIPA report: small jump in interchangeable lens camera shipments in April

CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association in Japan) published their April report where we see a jump in the total shipment of interchangeable lens digital cameras compared to last year (orange: 2017, black: 2016, blue: 2015, click for larger view).

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The latest CIPA report: camera shipments are up this year

CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association in Japan) published their latest report with data from March 2017: in general, the numbers for the first three months of 2017 are better than 2015. For the Interchangeable Lens Digital Still Cameras category, the numbers are even better than 2016 (orange: 2017, black: 2016, blue: 2015 click for larger view):

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Camera production graph (1933-2016) compared to smartphones

This graph will give you an idea of why smartphones are killing the camera industry (based on CIPA data):

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CIPA published their 2016 report and 2017 outlook

CIPA published their 2016 report and 2017 outlook for camera and lens shipments (see the list of participating companies): Total shipments decline 31.7% year on year; interchangeable lens camera shipments as percent of total shipments grow to 48% Shipments of interchangeable lens cameras contract 11.1% year on year Shipments of interchangeable lenses shrink 11.4% Total […]

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What else is new?

→ Sigma released firmware update version 1.01 for the sd Quattro H camera. Shipping has not started yet in the US, but you can see a few sample photos here. → CIPA released their data for November 2016 and sales for interchangeable lens cameras were as good as in November 2015 (orange: 2016, black: 2015, blue: 2014 click […]

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What else is new?

→ US pricing announced for the new Tokina FíRIN 20mm f/2 FE MF full frame lens for Sony E-mount: $799 (available for pre-order). → Casio launched EX-FR110H camera with 1.9 MP sensor for ultra low-light photography (sample videos). → CIPA released their interchangeable camera shipment data for October. → Tamron developed imaging technology that exceeds far beyond […]

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