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The new Fujifilm XF 50mm f/1 R WR lens is also “exceeding expectations” and will be delayed

Adding the new Fujifilm XF 50mm f/1 R WR lens to my (wall of shame) collection of photo gear that has so greatly exceeded expectations and received so many pre-orders that a company the size of Fujifilm was so shocked and did not know what to do but delay the release date of the lens […]

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Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 100-400mm f/5.0-6.3 IS lens delayed because of many pre-orders (wink wink)

Adding the Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 100-400mm f/5.0-6.3 IS lens to my collection of photo gear that has “greatly exceeded expectations” and got so many pre-orders that was of course delayed. If one is to believe all those press releases, the photo industry must be doing great and I wonder why Olympus is selling their […]

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But of course the new Sony a7S III camera has “greatly exceeded expectations” and will be delayed

This is the new norm – the demand for every new product is now “exceeding expectations” and a delay is inevitable, so hurry up and place that pre-order asap. Today Sony Japan posted on their website that the Sony a7S III orders “greatly exceeded our expectations” and I cannot wait for their next financial results to see […]

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Of course the new Canon EOS R5 and EOS R6 cameras have “exceeded expectations” and will be delayed

Of course, there is a strong demand for the new Canon EOS R5 and EOS R6 mirrorless cameras and of course, Canon proudly issued a statement about it while warning of product delays. Of course, every other company has issued a similar warning for pretty much every major product release in the past few years. If you […]

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Tamron issues an apology about 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE lens shortages due to high demand

Tamron (like many others) issued an apology about shortages of the newly released 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD FE lens for Sony E-mount due to high demand (check availability at Adorama and B&H):

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Tamron cannot deliver the 28-75mm f/2.8 Di III RXD lens on time due to high demand

Tamron Japan issued an apology for not having enough supply to meet the demand for their Tamron 28-75mm f/2.8 Di III RXD lens that is supposed to start shipping on May 24th. The new Tamron 28-75mm lens offers good quality image quality (more reviews added to this post) for E-mount shooters for a price significantly lower compared to similar Sony/Zeiss […]

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Update: the new Sony a7r III camera is expected to start shipping in early December

Just like Nikon and several other companies, Sony Japan released their regular “demand exceeding supply” memo for the new a7r III mirrorless camera that was supposed to start shipping on November 30th (Google translation): “The order received from Tuesday, October 31, the digital single lens reflex camera “α 7 R III” has received orders exceeding […]

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