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Canon DSLR Patent Shows Touchscreen and Built-In Wi-Fi

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We may be close to seeing a Canon DSLR with an articulating touchscreen — and possibly even built-in Wi-Fi. A patent filing discovered by Photography Bay has more details on the touchscreen, which we reported on two years ago. A sensor above the screen prevents your nose from changing settings by detecting when your face is pressed against the camera. There are also what appear to be network and Wi-Fi icons on the screen, suggesting that Canon may soon bring Eye-Fi style data transfers to DSLRs.

View the Patent (via Photography Bay)


P.S. Canon will reportedly be announcing a new camera tomorrow. Stay tuned.

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