Like Canon, Nikon has no camera with the Hybrid AF sensor that might its one great cause of falls behind in the race. So the only way to get itself back into the track is either it hire AF sensor from Sony or develop its own sensor. However, the recent Patent filed by Nikon shows that they are working on improving the AF system of the camera. Yes, Nikon is working on PDAF sensor and it looks like we will soon see a camera’s announcement with this feature.
Most pixels are split into several sub-pixels for an accurate phase-detection, but some special pixels have single light-slit with novel arrangement to help phase-detection for a heavily defocused image.
[Publication date] December 7, Heisei 20 (2017.12.7)
Patent application title: Imaging device and electronic camera
As we all know the Panasonic GH5s is rumored to be a great lowlight camera that would come to compete with the current Sony A7S II and is all set to be announced in January, 2018. And now as usual beforehand the announcement we have got a set of rumored specifications of the upcoming lowlight MFT camera. According to the
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Canon filed a new patent “400mm F5.6 reflex-mirror lens with an electrochromic ND filter for APS-C DSLR camera”. Since the patent was filed so we can expect its arrival somewhere at any point of 2018. No further detail has been included yet.
Specification and lens arrangement of embodiment 1 Focal length: 400 mm F No.: 5.6 2ω: 1.96 Image height: 13.66 mm Back focus: 33.07 mm Lens
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Once again we have a list of cameras that we are highly speculated to be announced in 2018. Canon has long anticipated camera like Canon 7D Mark III, Canon 90D etc, whereas Nikon has Nikon D650, Nikon D760 etc in its pocket. And Sony has three marvelous cameras in the row that are Sony A7S III, A7III and Sony A77
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Mirrorless or DSLR? These things really confuse the buyers since one side Micro Four thirds are emerging with extraordinary features pack inside its core and the second advantage is that they are lightweight and compact as well. In terms of performance, MFT cameras is sweetly going past some of the DSLRs, but somewhere there are some minor reasons stick to its leaves the camera a few miles
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So we will see a bunch of cameras and lenses in 2018. Now a new rumor recently surfaced over the web that partially informed that in the beginning of 2018 Sigma may come with two new lenses: One will be 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS Art series lens, and the other a 70-200mm f/4 DG OS contemporary lens.
The 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS Art series lens has been in the rumor for long time, but the 70-200mm f/4 DG OS contemporary lens recently joined the rumor line. According to the rumor, both of
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Panasonic has released firmware updates for two camera. Firmware version 2.2 for Panasonic GH5 and Firmware update version 1.3 for Panasonic G85 (DMC-G80/G81).
Firmware version 2.2 for Panasonic GH5 fixes the following issues:
Function can be assigned to the Fn button of the interchangeable lens including H-ES200. Video recording stability in VFR (Variable Frame Rate) mode is improved
Continue reading Panasonic released firmware update for Panasonic GH5( V-2.2) and Panasonic G85(V-1.3)
Sony A7R III is really the camera for the champion and now with the release of this new firmware update version 1.01, the high resolution mirrorlress camera can also resolve the issue where ” Set File Name” function in the camera doesn’t able to work properly. Plus also improves the overall camera stability.
Let’s introduce you once again with Sony A7R III: Sony A7R III is Full-Frame Mirrorless camera sports 42.4 MP BIS resolution with Bionz X image processing engine that can capture tack sharp images with outstanding clarity even
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Canon G3X Mark II, Canon G5X Mark II and G7X Mark III have excellent chance to be introduced in the first half of 2018. As we mentioned earlier that Canon G3X Mark II and Canon G5X Mark II are highly speculated to be showcased at CES, 2017. However, Canon G7X Mark III may be at CP+
Continue reading Canon G3X Mark II, Canon G5X Mark II arrives in January and Canon G7X Mark III at CP+?