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New version of Fujifilm 18mm promised

Create: 06/15/2017 - 20:32

Fuji Rumors says that Fujifilm is working on a new version of its 18mm lens for the X-Series and not slapping a new product ID onto an existing lens as it moves some production to the Philippines. The site said its own poll showed this focal length to be popular, which it said is reason enough to produce it.

Sigma working on full-frame FE lenses for Sony E-mount cameras

Create: 06/01/2017 - 18:54

Sony Alpha Rumors has been told by a “trusted source” that Sigma is working on its first full-frame E-mount lenses. The lenses, the site says, could be a high-speed 35mm lens, while the second lens might be a zoom.
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Nikon to announce fisheye zoom

Create: 06/01/2017 - 18:53

Nikon Rumors points to a Twiitter in saying that Nikon will soon announce the Nikkok AF-S f/3.5-4.5 8-15mm E ED fisheye zoom lens. The site says it is one of three lenses that will be announced, as well as possibly a Coolpix point-and-shoot camera.
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Canon EOS 6D and Rebel SL2 to be announced simultaneously

Create: 06/01/2017 - 18:52

Canon Rumors says it’s been told that two SLRs – the Canon EOS 6D and Rebel SL2 – will be announced on the same day. The site said there is a chance that Canon might announce an EF f/.4 85mm L lens. As far as the body, the site has little information, aside from a taller body and new battery grip.
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Olympus OM-D EM-10 III to get 4K video

Create: 06/01/2017 - 18:50

43Rumors.com says the Olympus OM-D EM-10 Mark III will be able to record 4K video but didn’t provide much other information. The site says the new body is expected to be announced within the next eight weeks.
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Another site claims that the Fujifilm X100T has been discontinued

Create: 04/23/2017 - 23:11

Photo Rumors says the Fujfilm X100T has been discontinued. This has been mentioned before by other rumor sites, and this site bases it on the fact that it’s listed as discontinued by B&H Photo, a New York City retailer. In January, Fujifilm announced the successor model, the X100F.
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Leica to announce 75mm Noctilux in 2017

Create: 04/23/2017 - 23:09

Leica Rumors cites a Japanese news report that says Leica will announce an f/1.2 75mm Noctilux later this year. The Noctilux is Leica’s high-speed lens that so far has only been available in the M mount, having its roots as a lens for its film rangefinders.
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Olympus to announce OM-D E-M Mark III in 2017

Create: 04/05/2017 - 05:55

43 Rumors says that Olympus will announce a successor to the OM-D E-MII this year. The site didn’t have any information regarding specifications or when it might be released.
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Sony might announce more RX cameras, full-frame E-mount bodies

Create: 03/26/2017 - 21:28

Sony Alpha Rumors cites a report out of Japan that Sony has registered two cameras. The site claims that one of the camera is a new full-frame E-mount body that can shoot 20 frames per second and will have improved autofocus. The other, the site guesses, could be a fixed-lens camera and possibly part of Sony’s RX series.
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Next Nikon lens could be ultrawide or fisheye

Create: 03/26/2017 - 21:19

Nikon Rumors says Nikon is expected to add five Nikkor lenses in 2017, and the next to be announced could be either an ultrawide-angle zoom or a fisheye. There was no date for when the announcement could be made
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