It’s almost confirmed that we will see a new professional NEX camera on September 12th, No details about specification or price is available now but we will update you soon as we get any new information.
So finally New PRO NEX is also added to Sep 12th list, See list of all Sony products coming on Sep 12th 2012.
Pentax Q10 images surfaced over the web today, the Pentax Q10 is coming to replace Pentax Q (available at Amazon), specification is not out yet but the expected announcement date is mid-October 2012, available in silver, black and red color.
We have published the rumor few days ago [See here] that, Pentax is working on Pentax K-5 successor, a weatherproof 645D replacment, compact mirroless camera (Pentax Q10) and a 360 degree Digital camera. See more Pentax Rumors
More leaked images of Fujifilm XE-1 surfaced over the web today the camera features 16 Megapixel sensor same as Fuji X Pro 1 and will arrive before December 2012, see the leaked specification here
Fujifilm X-E1 specification leaked today, the X-E1 features same sensor as X-Pro 1 and comes with improves AF speed, see the details below
Fujifilm X-E1 Major Specification
- Same 16MP sensor – same as X-Pro1
- 6 fps
- Light magnesium body
- Improved AF speed
- To be released before Christmas
- Same video recording capabilities as the X-Pro1
- Mic input
- EVF only (not hybrid as the X-Pro1)
- Pull 25 ISO to simulate Velvia in JPEG mode
- Two colors: black and silver
The Fujifilm X-E1 expected to be arrive at Photokina (September 2012) with a price tag of $1000 (or less).
See Fujifilm X-Pro 1 at Amazon
The upcoming affordable version of X PRO1 name is Fuji X-E1, Images of Fujifilm XE-1 mirrorless camera leaked by Japanese website digicam.info
(translated), the camera have same design as the X PRO 1 but missing the hybrid viewfinder.
Based on latest rumors we are getting the new camera have same core specification as X Pro1, Fuji XE-1 will arrive in Black and Silver body, expected to be announced at Photokina / September 2012.
XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R OIS – standard kit lens for XE-1 Camera
Canon G1 X is announced at Jan 9, 2012 so its It may be too early to expect a Canon G2 X, but it is not too early to publish a rumored specification, according to the specification Canon G2 X may arrive with improved Hybrid AF system like Canon EOS M, better image processor and newly designed lens with 2X more optical zoom and better macro performance. see the rumored specification below
Canon G2X Rumored Specification
- Improved AF system (Phase + contrast detect)
- DIGIC 5+ image processor, to improve the overall speed of the camera
- Very short release time lag – electronic first shutter curtain
- viewfinder field of vision increased upto 97%, built-in rear-projection LCD panel
- New Lens – Increase in focal length of 26-130, aperture 2.7-5.6 and better macro performance
- Base ISO starts from 50
- High resolution LCD with 1,040,000 screen dots.
- Price similar to current Canon G1 X
Please take this with a grain of salt: it is just a rumor for a new source.
Canon G1X at Amazon
Yes its true, Canon recalls 68,200 EOS Rebel T4i DSLRs to change the rubber grip that can cause skin irritation to the consumer, see more about the issue here
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: EOS Rebel T4i Digital SLR Cameras
Units: About 68,200
Importer: Canon U.S.A., Inc., of Lake Success, N.Y.
Hazard: A chemical used in the camera’s rubber grips can result in a reaction that changes the grips from black to white and poses a risk of skin irritation to the consumer.
Incidents/Injuries: Canon U.S.A., Inc. has received one report of a consumer who developed a minor rash after contact with a surface where the camera had been.
Description: This recall involves EOS Rebel T4i digital SLR cameras with a 12-digit serial number that contain a second digit that is a “3” or “4” and a sixth digit that is a “1.” Serial numbers are printed on the bottom of the camera. The Canon logo and the model name are printed on the front of the camera.
Sold at: B&H Photo, Best Buy and camera and mass merchandise stores nationwide and Amazon.com and other online retailers between June 2012 and July 2012 for between $850 and $1,200.
Manufactured in: Japan
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled cameras and contact Canon U.S.A. to have replacement rubber grips installed free of charge.