15. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Yet Another Major Japanese Retailer Shows Canon R5 Topping Sales Charts

Yet Another Major Japanese Retailer Shows Canon R5 Topping Sales Charts

Yodobashi Camera has published its top ten cameras sold in December of 2020 and the Canon EOS R5 it at the top of the list. While we’re still waiting for BCN+R and CIPA to reveal December sales numbers, this is the second major retailer t… Read the rest “Yet Another Major Japanese Retailer Shows Canon R5 Topping Sales Charts”

15. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon Exceeded Sales Projections For its 2020 Fiscal Year

Canon Exceeded Sales Projections For its 2020 Fiscal Year

The success of Canon’s R5 and R6 mirrorless cameras have exceeded the company’s expectations and it has revised its 2020 fiscal year earnings over initial projections. The company logged net income of more than a quarter of a … Read the rest “Canon Exceeded Sales Projections For its 2020 Fiscal Year”

14. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon is Letting You Photograph Earth From Its Camera Satellite

Canon is Letting You Photograph Earth From Its Camera Satellite

As a showcase of its CE-SAT-1 Earth-imaging satellite, Canon is allowing anyone to take their own photos of Earth from space as part of a demonstration for CES.

The Canon CE-SAT-1 is a microsatellite – roughly the size of a wine barrel – that tRead the rest “Canon is Letting You Photograph Earth From Its Camera Satellite”

12. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon Patents a Combination High-Speed, High-Resolution Stacked Sensor

Canon Patents a Combination High-Speed, High-Resolution Stacked Sensor

Normally sensor manufacturers have to choose between high speed and high resolution while also managing power consumption. Canon appears to be trying to find a way to balance all three needs with a new sensor patent.

As a sensor increases i… Read the rest “Canon Patents a Combination High-Speed, High-Resolution Stacked Sensor”

11. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon R5 Nabs Top-Selling Camera of December, Nikon Z7 II in Second Place

Canon R5 Nabs Top-Selling Camera of December, Nikon Z7 II in Second Place

MapCamera, one of Japan’s leading camera retailers, has published its top 10 sales for new and used digital cameras in December of 2020. The top slot for new cameras was claimed by Canon for its R5, while Nikon’s Z7 II entered th… Read the rest “Canon R5 Nabs Top-Selling Camera of December, Nikon Z7 II in Second Place”

6. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für November’s Global Camera Sales Show Encouraging Stabilization

November’s Global Camera Sales Show Encouraging Stabilization

CIPA has published its global camera shipment and value numbers for November 2020 and the recovery seen in October appears to be stabilizing. Though volume has decreased year over year, the value of shipments is nearly in line.

Below are th… Read the rest “November’s Global Camera Sales Show Encouraging Stabilization”

5. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Shooting Portraits with a Giant IMAX Lens on a Canon EOS R

Shooting Portraits with a Giant IMAX Lens on a Canon EOS R

In an endeavor that seems to be driven only by curiosity, Photographer Jay P. Morgan modded an old IMAX lens to allow it to work with his Canon EOS R. But just getting the lens to work wasn’t enough, as Morgan decided to take the lens way ou… Read the rest “Shooting Portraits with a Giant IMAX Lens on a Canon EOS R”

4. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Godox Unveils Cylinder-Shaped AD100Pro Pocket Flash

Godox Unveils Cylinder-Shaped AD100Pro Pocket Flash

Godox has announced the compact AD100Pro Pocket Flash strobe, which features high-speed sync (HSS), wireless control, TTL, and a modeling lamp powered by a 2600 mAh battery. All in, battery included, the tiny strobe weighs only 524 grams … Read the rest “Godox Unveils Cylinder-Shaped AD100Pro Pocket Flash”

4. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für KEH Reveals Top-Selling Used Cameras and Lenses from 2020

KEH Reveals Top-Selling Used Cameras and Lenses from 2020

In late December, PetaPixel published an article asking if it was a good idea to buy used. There were mixed responses, but if KEH’s data is to be believed, far more people support buying used than you might think. For KEH, 2020 was a RRead the rest “KEH Reveals Top-Selling Used Cameras and Lenses from 2020”

31. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Camera Predictions for 2021: What We Think You Can Expect

Camera Predictions for 2021: What We Think You Can Expect

DPReview just released its annual camera industry predictions video where Chris and Jordan discuss what they think will come from the leading manufacturers. I think that, for the most part, they’re right on the nose.

2020 was an … Read the rest “Camera Predictions for 2021: What We Think You Can Expect”

30. Dezember 2020
von Chris Parker
Kommentare deaktiviert für Should You Buy a Used Camera?

Should You Buy a Used Camera?

Recently, we had a private Facebook group member ask what others thought about buying a used digital camera. The response was around 70% for and 30% against.

Those odds aren’t that bad. But, with your money on the line, do you want to take a cha… Read the rest “Should You Buy a Used Camera?”

30. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Camera Rentals in 2020: Canon Grows More Popular, Sony and Nikon Dip

Camera Rentals in 2020: Canon Grows More Popular, Sony and Nikon Dip

While not necessarily indicative of how well a brand is doing in terms of sales, the annual LensRentals Top Rented Photo and Video Products report is at least telling of what’s popular or what has the public eye. This year, it was Canon … Read the rest “Camera Rentals in 2020: Canon Grows More Popular, Sony and Nikon Dip”

28. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon Patents Handheld Osmo-Like RF Lens Vlogging Camera

Canon Patents Handheld Osmo-Like RF Lens Vlogging Camera

Canon has patented a handheld camera that combines a design reminiscent of the DJI Osmo (now called the OM) with its RF lenses and a rotating hinge. The flipping lens hinge is described as making it much easier to switch between forward-faci… Read the rest “Canon Patents Handheld Osmo-Like RF Lens Vlogging Camera”

28. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon Patents Handheld Osmo-Like RF Lens Vlogging Camera

Canon Patents Handheld Osmo-Like RF Lens Vlogging Camera

Canon has patented a handheld camera that combines a design reminiscent of the DJI Osmo (now called the OM) with its RF lenses and a rotating hinge. The flipping lens hinge is described as making it much easier to switch between forward-faci… Read the rest “Canon Patents Handheld Osmo-Like RF Lens Vlogging Camera”

21. Dezember 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon Has Created a Shutter Touchpad to Replace the Shutter Button

Canon Has Created a Shutter Touchpad to Replace the Shutter Button

Shutter buttons have been an age-old feature of cameras, and it’s one that hasn’t seen too much innovation over the years, but it seems Canon is working to reimagine what the button could be like… by removing the button a… Read the rest “Canon Has Created a Shutter Touchpad to Replace the Shutter Button”

15. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für New Official Canon Drinkware Looks like EF and RF Lenses

New Official Canon Drinkware Looks like EF and RF Lenses

Canon Japan’s “Official Fan Goods” online store includes mugs and tumblers that are modeled after Canon’s EF and RF lenses that would make a great gift for any Canon shooter.

Added within the last day, Canon has l… Read the rest “New Official Canon Drinkware Looks like EF and RF Lenses”

10. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon Has Listed its Sensors For Sale to Other Companies, Just Like Sony

Canon Has Listed its Sensors For Sale to Other Companies, Just Like Sony

In at least one region of Canon’s massive global empire, the company has begun listing its sensors for sale to other companies, following in Sony’s footsteps.

This is a noteworthy development, as Canon has to this point reser… Read the rest “Canon Has Listed its Sensors For Sale to Other Companies, Just Like Sony”

7. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon Appears to Have Finally Designed a Dual Pixel BSI Sensor

Canon Appears to Have Finally Designed a Dual Pixel BSI Sensor

Canon has patented a new sensor design that mimics the design of backside-illuminated (BSI) sensors made by Sony. Mixing Dual Pixel with BSI would likely result in huge leaps in low light performance, dynamic range, and readout speeds.

Th… Read the rest “Canon Appears to Have Finally Designed a Dual Pixel BSI Sensor”

2. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für October Saw Global Camera Sales Fully Recover After a Dreadful 2020

October Saw Global Camera Sales Fully Recover After a Dreadful 2020

It’s been a rough year for camera sales, but CIPA’s latest report on October’s global camera shipments is showing that the worst might be behind us. While the September report showed a nice upwards sales trend, October … Read the rest “October Saw Global Camera Sales Fully Recover After a Dreadful 2020”

1. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für This Device Can Charge Four Different Camera Batteries at the Same Time

This Device Can Charge Four Different Camera Batteries at the Same Time

Very rarely does a photographer only have one type of battery these days. From your camera’s battery, to rechargeable AAs, to drone batteries, it can be cumbersome to try and carry a charger for each when traveling. Bronine wants to c… Read the rest “This Device Can Charge Four Different Camera Batteries at the Same Time”