Welcome! It is

Rumor Roundup

Rather than browse from site to site, PhotographyToday.net has done the work for you and offers the latest nuggets. Keep in mind that most of these items are based on unsubstantiated claims made by unnamed sources. PhotographyToday.net takes no responsibility for the veracity of the content.

Panasonic to realign money-losing photography division

Create: 03/26/2017 - 21:18

43 Rumors says a Nikkei report says Panasonic will break up and realign six of its money-losing divisions, including digital photography. Those divisions will be “scaled back” and be reassigned to the remaining divisions. The number of personnel will be reduced.
» Read the rumor here

Canon EF-S M 35mm lens to be announced

Create: 03/19/2017 - 07:49

Canon Rumors says that Canon will announce the EF-S M STM 35mm lens in the first week of April. The site says it doesn’t know what the “M” in the name signifies, although it speculates that it might be a lens with a built-in LED macro light, similar to the same lens that is available for Canon’s mirrorless system.
» Read the rumor here

Canon to release EOS Rebel SL2 in 2017

Create: 03/01/2017 - 23:03

Canon Rumors said it’s been told that the Canon EOS Rebel SL2, the successor to the SL1, will be announced after the EOS Rebel T7i begins shipping in late March 2017. The site had no information about specifications.
» Read the rumor here

Canon EOS 6D II still coming, site insists

Create: 03/01/2017 - 23:02

Canon Rumors says the Canon EOS 6D Mark II will be announced late in the second quarter, although its price isn’t known. The site predicts a 24-28-MP CMOS full-frame sensor, Dual Pixel AF focus system with 45 autofocus points, 4K video and dual memory card slots.
» Read the rumor here

Next up for Sony E-mount: 400mm lens, A7 Mark III

Create: 02/05/2017 - 15:03

Sony Rumors says Sony will announce the FE f/4.0 400mm lens in the second quarter of April to June when it also is expected to take the wraps off of the full-frame A7 Mark III.
» Read the rumor here

Canon EOS M6 mirrorless announcement expected in February

Create: 02/05/2017 - 15:02

Canon Rumors says Canon will announce its next mirrorless camera, the EOS M6, before the CP+ show in Japan in late February. Aside from black and silver and two kit-lens options, the site provided no other information.
» Read the rumor here

Canon f/1.4 50mm Micro lens still in the works

Create: 01/30/2017 - 18:15

Canon Rumors revives its own annual rumor that Canon is developing an f/1.4 50mm Micro lens. The site is taking the approach that if it repeat the rumor enough times, when it happens, it can simply say, “We called it.”
» Read the rumor here