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OM Digital: “we don’t do full-frame” (OM Digital will NOT join the L-mount Alliance)

For almost a decade Olympus has been making official statements that they will not make a full-frame camera (see this post, this post, and this post). Back in 2018 Olympus was invited to join the L-mount Alliance and they refused. A recent Sigma presentation indicated that a new member may join the L-mount Alliance in […]

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Interview with the CTO of OM Digital Solutions

Here an interesting interview between Setsuya Kataoka, former head of strategy for the Olympus Imaging business, now CTO for OM Digital Solutions, and photographer Koichi Akagi, a close friend of Olympus in general and of the late Yoshihisa Maitani in particular:

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Interview with Fujifilm management

Image Resources published a new interview with Mr. Udono, Mr. Iida, and Mr. Toshi Iida from Fujifilm. Here is a recap of the lengthy interview from FujiAddict:

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Sigma is working on small L-mount mirrorless lenses to go with the Sigma fp camera

Gizmodo Japan published an interview with Sigma’s CEO Kazuto Yamaki where he confirmed that the company is working on new small L-mount mirrorless full-frame lenses to fit the Sigma fp camera:

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IR interview: Olympus has no plans to sell their photo business

Imaging Resources interviewed the Senior Manager of Global Marketing Strategy for Olympus Imaging Division Masanori Sako – here is the recap from 43addict:

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Another Fuji interview: no plans for a fixed lens X100 style GFX medium format camera

DPR interviewed Toshihisa Iida, General Manager of Fujifilm’s Optical Device and Electronic Imaging Products Division – her is the recap from FujiAddict:

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Fujifilm will make smaller, lighter and cheaper medium format GFX cameras to become a mainstream product

Cinema5D interviewed Fujifilm General Manager Toshi Iida – here is the recap from FujiAddict:

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New interview with Sigma’s CEO: no plans for a full-frame DP Merrill fixed-lens camera

Here is a quick recap of the latest Dpreview interview with Kazuto Yamaki, CEO of Sigma:

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