A Canon 7D successor will undergo further testing during the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics as well as during the World Cup 2014 in Brazil. Sources are reporting that the DSLR camera will be announced in Q2 2014, while a release date is set for Q3 2014. Moreover, it appears that the DSLR’s name has been set, unlike its specs: Canon EOS 7D Mark II.
Archives for January 2014
A new Sony E-mount APS-C camera will become official during the CP+ Camera & Photo Imaging Show 2014. It will replace both the NEX-7 and NEX-6 cameras, but will sport the “Alpha” branding, not the “NEX” one. According to a photo leaked on the company’s website, the camera will feature on-sensor image stabilization technology.
With the CP+ Camera & Photo Imaging Show 2014 fast-approaching, the rumor mill is working around the clock to find out which cameras and lenses we will see at the event. A very strong candidate is the Nikon 1 V3 mirrorless camera, which will become the company’s first camera to record 4K videos in the middle of February.
Great news for Sony E-mount and Fujifilm X-mount users! Their APS-C mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras will be graced soon by a new and amazing optic. A surprising announcement has revealed that the Zeiss Touit 50mm f/2.8 Macro lens will become available in March with amazing image quality for a price under $1,000.
Photographers looking to purchase a new camera are often facing a very hard decision. Users will have a special relationship with their DSLR, one in which time and money have been invested. Oftentimes, the best solutions are also the most popular, therefore here is a guide detailing the top 5 best-selling DSLR cameras on Amazon.
Ricoh is rumored to introduce plenty of Pentax-branded products in the near future. The latest rumors concern the so-called Pentax K-60 DSLR camera that is believed to be on track for a CP+ 2014 launch. Its specs and price have been leaked on the web, along with the confirmation that two K-mount zoom lenses are on their way, too.
Samsung has been rumored to unveil a new flagship mirrorless camera for the NX-mount for a few weeks. In the meantime, more details about the current flagship NX camera have been revealed by Amazon. The release has confirmed that the Samsung NX30 release date and price are February 18 and about $1,000, respectively.
Opinions are certainly divided when it comes down to this subject. Well, no matter what your stance is on whether one should take photos with a tablet or not, the Sony SPA-TA1 accessory has been announced officially. It is an “arm” that allows QX10 and QX100 users to mount their lens-style cameras on tablets and capture images this way.
Olympus has decided to make January 29 a memorable day for its fans by announcing several new products. The latest in the series is the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850 iHS, a rugged camera that can withstand pretty much everything the nature throws at it, but capture good photos and videos at the same time.
Olympus has announced a breakthrough bridge camera with a 50x optical zoom lens. The innovation comes from a feature called Eagle Eye, which consists of the world’s first dot-sight built-into a camera. The device is called Olympus Stylus SP-100 and it has plenty of tricks up its sleeve. Its release date has been set for March 2014.
The rumors and speculation can end now as the Olympus E-M10 Micro Four Thirds camera has become official. The Japanese company has introduced three new lenses, as well as the Olympus E-M5 Elite Black version and a firmware update for all E-M5 models. The camera and the lenses are set to be released in the coming weeks.
Sometime in the fall of 2013, the Phottix Mitros+ has been released for Canon DSLR cameras. The manufacturer has promised that a Nikon version will follow soon. Well, months have passed since then, but the wait is finally over. The TTL Transceiver Flash is also available for Nikon DSLRs with the same amazing features.
Canon has been rumored to launch a medium format camera for a long time. However, it seems like these plans will have to wait as the company has other plans for 2014. According to inside sources, a DSLR camera with a 2.5K video recording global shutter is in the works and it is in contention for being launched in the near future.
Last year, Sony has focused mostly on the PlayStation 4 launch as well as on the E-mount line-up. In 2014, things are expected to be a little different, as the A77 replacement is rumored to be announced in spring. However, the Sony A79 release date and price have also showed up in the rumor mill, giving A-mount fans reasons for joy.
After being on display at the Consumer Electronics Show 2014, this camera is rumored to have a proper announcement next month. According to inside sources, the Panasonic GH4K launch date has been set for February 7, so we will learn everything that there is to learn about the Panasonic 4K video camera in the near future!