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Report: Nikon’s All-New Full Frame Shooter Will be Marketed as an ‘Action’ Camera

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Nikon Rumors is reporting that the mystery full-frame camera Nikon is said to announce at Photokina next month, the one that some speculated would be a ‘true’ replacement for the D700, will actually be marketed as an “action” camera.

But don’t take that to mean that this will be some sort of full-frame GoPro. It’s not going to be an action camera in that sense. NR believes it will instead be a Nikon FF DSLR marketed specifically to action sports shooters. Read more…

external A Bit More EOS 7D Replacement Info —Canon Rumors

A good source tells us that the new camera will have EOS-1 build quality, which we expected. The camera will be specced extremely well, but will be missing one feature. It won’t have built-in WiFi.

 
Aug 11, 2014 · ∞ Permalink · No Comments »

external Apple’s Future iPhones Could Hide FaceTime Camera & Flash Inside Earpiece Grille —Apple Insider

iphoneThe iPhone patent made public this week proposes a front-facing camera and flash completely embedded within the earpiece grille. With the two components hidden under the speaker port mesh, iPhone can take their sleek, simple design yet another step further.

 
Aug 08, 2014 · ∞ Permalink · No Comments »

Nikon Rumored to Unveil New Full Frame Camera at Photokina

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As Photokina draws nearer, the rumor mill seems to be churning out more and more notable updates. The latest of these is a compilation of rumors shared with Nikon Rumors that points at Nikon releasing a new full-frame DSLR. Said to fall between the D610 and D810 models, the supposed specs are rather impressive considering the price point.

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external Big Sony camera and lens announcement scheduled for late August? —Sony Alpha Rumors

Sony Alpha Rumors is telling folks to ‘be prepared’ for some major announcements from Sony to happen sometime between August 22nd and 28th.

 
Aug 07, 2014 · ∞ Permalink · No Comments »

Rumored Canon Questionnaires Hint at Possible Medium Format Future

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Rumors that Canon is looking to jump into the medium format game have been circulating for years now, but the mill has been quiet for a while on that front. Well, quiet until today, that is. Read more…

MIOPS: Smartphone Controllable High Speed Camera Trigger

MIOPS is a new smartphone-controlled camera trigger that combines all of the features photographers want in a high-speed camera trigger into one convenient device.

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Canon’s 7D Successor to Contain ‘a Lot of 1D X’ in it, Coming Early September

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As the rumor mills continue to churn out their dose of information, more and more information on Canon’s successor to the 7D is coming to light. Earlier rumors have pointed to a brand new, “revolutionary” sensor being in this impending beast, but new rumors have pointed out even more exciting use for those holding out, specifically, that the 7D replacement is going to have “a lot of 1D X” in it.

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external Sony China Teases “Lady-Friendly” Cybershot Camera —Sony Alpha Rumors

Sony China is teasing a new “lady-friendly” camera that is ideal for taking selfies. Apparently the market for “lady-friendly” cameras is growing in China. Interesting…

 
Jul 30, 2014 · ∞ Permalink · No Comments »

Rumor: Nikon Planning to Release a Camera Featuring Sony’s 50MP Medium Format CMOS Sensor

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Mirrorless Rumors has caught wind of a strange-but-exciting rumor from a trusted source: namely, that Nikon has a medium format camera based around Sony’s much-lauded 50MP CMOS MF sensor in the works, and could be debuting it as early as this year’s Photokina. Read more…

Instagram Briefly Teases Its Snapchat Competitor ‘Bolt’… Maybe

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Last night, a number of Android-touting Instagram users noticed a peculiar banner within Instagram that previewed Bolt, a “one tap photo messaging [app].” Just as quickly as it had appeared for many, it disappeared. But not before a number of users captured and shared a screenshot, stirring up plenty of talk in the tech community.

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