Where there’s smoke, there’s fire, they say. We can provide exclusive inside details so that you can find out the latest photo rumors. Stay tuned and we will reveal the plans of camera and lens manufacturers before they even think about announcing them!
Next-gen Canon EOS M mirrorless camera specs and price leaked
Canon will replace its current EOS M mirrorless camera by the end of the year. Launched in June 2012, the EOS M was not exactly a deal breaker. The company has decided to start working on a new shooter, which should become available soon. Meanwhile, the specs and price of the new EOS M have been leaked.
High-end Nikon compact camera to be announced on February 21st
Nikon is holding a special event on February 21st. Upon sending the invitations, it had been believed that the company will introduce a direct replacement for the D7000. However, now it seems like the Japanese manufacturer will not announce the D7100 DSLR, instead choosing to reveal a high-end compact camera.
Sony A58 and NEX-3N price and specs unofficially revealed
The Sony A58 and NEX-3N cameras are the worst-kept secrets in the industry. After the cameras’ press photos were leaked on the web, an inside source has managed to get hold of the specs and final retail prices. The announcement date is no longer a secret as well, with Sony launching the new gear on February 25th.
Canon 7D Mark II specs leaked
Canon delayed an EOS 7D replacement for quite some time. The time for that is rumored to have finally come as the specs of the 7D Mark II were leaked on the web. Although it may not serve as a direct replacement for the EOS 7D, the APS-C shooter has all the qualities for taking over the reigns of the camera introduced back in 2009.
Sony NEX-3N, Alpha SLT-A58, and three A-Mount lenses leaked photos
Sony is preparing to reveal the new PlayStation 4. The gaming console will be announced on February 20th during a special event. However, the Japanese company will have enough time to announce two new cameras and three new lenses at the same event. The photos of the digital imaging equipment were leaked on the web.
New Coolpix camera coming at Thai event, instead of Nikon D7100
Last week, Nikon sent invitations to an event in Thailand. Sources have confirmed that the company has scheduled several separate events in different countries. Although a D7000 replacement is the most likely candidate for an announcement, another source claims otherwise, saying Nikon will reveal a Coolpix camera.
Canon’s new cinema camera could be the cheaper EOS C50
Canon’s EOS cinema camera, the C100, is considered a pretty good camcorder. However, many consumers believe it is too expensive. The Japanese company has probably listened to its customers, therefore it may be on the verge of releasing a cheaper cinema camera, called C50, at the National Association of Broadcasters 2013 event.
Canon announcing new cinema camera and lenses at NAB Show 2013?
Lots of rumors about Canon have made the rounds on the internet. The latest whisper suggests that the Japanese company will be very active during the National Association of Broadcasters Show 2013, where Canon will announce a new EOS cinema camera and a couple of lenses.
New Leica Summicron-C lenses TBA at NAB Show 2013?
The National Association of Broadcasters Show 2013 is going to be crowded with camera manufacturers. If Canon is rumored to announce a new EOS cinema camera and two lenses at NAB, then Leica will follow the same path by introducing the new Summicron-C cinema prime lenses during the same event.
Rumor: Canon EOS M firmware update to be released soon?
2013 is going to be a busy year for Canon. The company has already opened its first experience center, called Image Square, and has announced firmware updates for several cameras. Although it is rumored to launch a new EOS M mirrorless camera, Canon is actually preparing a firmware update for the original EOS M.
Price details of upcoming Sony cameras and lenses revealed
2013 will be a very important year for Sony. Some would call it a “decisive” year and the company is looking to repay the faith of long-time fans and to attract new customers. Besides a new PlayStation gaming console, Sony will also announce new cameras and lenses, whose prices have been leaked by a Japanese source.
High-megapixel Canon DSLR coming next year?
Canon fans have spent their time begging the company to release a camera with a high-megapixel count. Their wish may finally become true as Canon is rumored to work on a DSLR camera with higher megapixels. It may be released as an update for either 5D Mark III, or 1D X, but it is not coming before 2014.
Sony NEX-3N image leaked on the web
Sony is going to be very busy towards the end of the month. The company is going to hold a PlayStation-centric event on February 20th, when the PlayStation 4 will be revealed. During the same event, the company is expected to announce a new mirrorless camera, the NEX-3N, a shooter whose image was leaked on the internet.
Nikon D4X rumored to feature 36-megapixel sensor without AA filter
Last year, Nikon planned to replace its lower-end cameras, therefore the DX-format D3100 / D5100 / D300S were taken off the market along with the FX-format D700. This year, things will change as Nikon is preparing to renew its high-end DX and FX series with a D7000 replacement and a new D4X DSLR.
Nikon to introduce new Nikkor 18–35mm f/3.5–4.5G ED FX lens at CP+ show?
An inside source has confirmed that Nikon will announce a new full frame lens at the upcoming CP+ Camera & Photo Imaging Show 2013, an event that will open its doors for visitors at the Pacifico Yokohama center, in Japan. The new Nikkor lens is expected to replace the older 18–35mm f/3.5–4.5G ED FX lens.
Canon Experience Stores opening tomorrow alongside EOS 70D DSLR?
More details have been revealed about the imminent launch of the first Canon Experience Store. The company will open its first store in Calgary, Canada where Canon is also preparing a couple of surprises consisting of a new DSLR camera and lens. The rumor mill says that the former is actually the EOS 60D replacement.
Is Canon EOS-1D C that different from its X bearing sibling?
Canon may have introduced high-end DSLR cameras, but one of them is aimed at photographers, while the other is designed for videographers. They are the 1D X and, respectively, 1D C. As the two devices look similar on the outside and on the inside, we are trying to find out what’s the REAL difference between EOS-1D C and EOS-1D X?!
Toshiba files new sensor patent?
Toshiba is a major player on the sensor market and it mainly competes against Sony. In order to become the best, you have to invest a lot of effort into research and this is exactly what Toshiba is doing. The company has just patented a new type of sensor, that may revolutionize the market in a few years time.