The Canon 70D DSLR was introduced in 2013 and it will be replaced sometime during the summer of 2016. In the meantime, the rumor mill has just leaked an updated list containing the Canon EOS 80D details. It appears that the camera will get a bump in megapixel count along with a new autofocus system.
Archives for September 2015
Zeiss is on the verge of introducing a new prime lens offering cutting-edge image quality. It is, of course, a new Otus prime and the rumor mill is claiming that it is coming in October 2015, not in September 2015, as previously said. Here is what we know about the upcoming Zeiss Otus 28mm f/1.4 lens!
An invitation sent by Leica to select people has been leaked on the web. It says that the company will announce something big on October 20. All this happened while the rumor mill revealed details about a Leica SL mirrorless camera, which is most likely the product that will be revealed by the German manufacturer next month.
The rumor mill has managed to get a hold of important information before one of Ricoh’s announcements which will take place soon. The Ricoh WG-40 / WG-40W compact cameras and the HD Pentax-D FA 24-70mm f/2.8 ED SDM WR lens have been leaked online ahead of their purported September 25 launch event.
While the whole world is waiting for the 1D X Mark II, 5D Mark IV, and 6D Mark II to arrive, it seems like Canon has other plans for the time being. According to a trusted source, the Canon G17 and S130 PowerShot compact cameras will replace the G16 and S120 sometime by the end of October 2015.
After Nikon announced a stabilized 24-70mm lens with a constant maximum aperture of f/2.8 in early August, the whole world expected Canon to unveil its own version. However, it seems like we still have to wait. Nevertheless, a Canon 24-70mm f/2.8L IS lens is in the works and here is what we know about it so far!
Canon is preparing to launch a successor to the EOS 70D, the first DSLR to come packed with Dual Pixel CMOS AF technology. After the initial Canon 80D rumors from early September, the gossip mill is back with a contradiction: the camera will not have a 24.2MP sensor, as the Japanese company has decided that megapixels matter.
It has been a while since we last heard about the Nikon D400. Well, this DSLR is back in the rumor mill and it seems like it is coming soon. Trusted sources are reporting that the D300s replacement might finally become official in early 2016, possibly at CES 2016, along with the upcoming FX-format flagship DSLR, called D5.
Canon is working on new prime lens goodies. After replacing the EF 35mm f/1.4L USM, the company is reportedly working on EF 50mm f/1.2L USM and EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM replacements. The new optics are in development and one of them will be introduced at Photokina 2016, while the other is coming sooner.
As the whole digital imaging world is focusing on miniaturization, the gossip mill has revealed some new Canon full-frame mirrorless camera rumors. It appears that the Japanese company is developing a mirrorless shooter with a full-frame image sensor, which will be announced officially sometime in 2016.
Canon will announce a replacement to the EOS 70D next year, a source has revealed. In addition to its announcement details, some specifications of the DSLR have appeared on the web, too. However, the initial Canon 80D specs list makes it look like the camera will be an incremental upgrade rather than a major change.
Adobe Lightroom 6 / CC users have discovered that the image-editing program crashes in develop mode when GPU integration is turned on. This problem is prevalent on computers running Windows and featuring an AMD graphics card. We have found out how to fix Adobe Lightroom 6 / CC “not responding” issue on AMD GPUs!
Have you ever wondered what Stormtroopers do when they are not fighting Jedis and rebels? Now it is you chance to find out! Spanish artist Jorge Pérez Higuera has captured the everyday life of a Stormtrooper on camera. His artistic photo project is called “The Other Side” and will definitely put a smile on your face.
How would you like to go back to instant photography? Polaroid is continuing its legacy with a digital camera that can instantly print photos without using ink. The new Polaroid Snap camera comes packed with a built-in printer that users Zero Ink technology to print digital photos in less than a minute.
Tamron has taken the wraps off the second SP-series prime lens of the day. It consists of a model that has an unusual focal length: 45mm. Without much further ado, behold the new Tamron SP 45mm f/1.8 Di VC USD lens, which has been developed for full-frame cameras and which features built-in image stabilization technology.