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Sep 07, 2013 17:54 |  #16

tkbslc wrote in post #16276998external link
Nobody is eating Canon's lunch. They are fighting over the scraps that are left over after Canon and Nikon finish eating.

Not yet, but if the mirrorless cameras grow the way some people here think they will, Canon and Nikon better have solid entries, or they will lose business.


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Sep 22, 2013 08:05 |  #17

tkbslc wrote in post #16276998external link
Nobody is eating Canon's lunch. They are fighting over the scraps that are left over after Canon and Nikon finish eating.

You gotta be kidding. In the mirror less segment the only way Canon could shift their M was to practically give it away.......... I know more people who are shooting mirror less than DSLRs. They may be shooting in green box with built in flash, but they are customers and its a market Canon would do well to take seriously.


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Sep 22, 2013 13:57 |  #18

h14nha wrote in post #16315828external link
You gotta be kidding. In the mirror less segment the only way Canon could shift their M was to practically give it away.......... I know more people who are shooting mirror less than DSLRs. They may be shooting in green box with built in flash, but they are customers and its a market Canon would do well to take seriously.

Profits and cameras sold over the past couple of years tell a different story. And I didn't mean Canon was winning with the M. Canon sells a lot more sub $1000 DSLRs than the all the mirrorless camera bodies from every brand. Lots more.


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Sep 22, 2013 19:56 |  #19

tkbslc wrote in post #16316565external link
Profits and cameras sold over the past couple of years tell a different story. And I didn't mean Canon was winning with the M. Canon sells a lot more sub $1000 DSLRs than the all the mirrorless camera bodies from every brand. Lots more.

For the moment, anyway...


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Sep 23, 2013 12:14 |  #20

archer1960 wrote in post #16317182 (external link)
For the moment, anyway...

Trends aren't heading in that direction for the future, either.

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Sep 23, 2013 12:56 |  #21

tkbslc wrote in post #16316565external link
Profits and cameras sold over the past couple of years tell a different story. And I didn't mean Canon was winning with the M. Canon sells a lot more sub $1000 DSLRs than the all the mirrorless camera bodies from every brand. Lots more.

There's no questioning your facts, you are 100% correct. However, surely mirror less is the immediate future of photography. Smaller/lighter camera and lens, who wouldn't want that if IQ and AF doesn't suffer. Canon is at present floundering in this segment.
I worked for Sony when they underestimated the first LCD TV's. They considered their Trinitron tube so superior to the competition, they ignored them. RESULT - Redundancy for me and hundreds of others.......... I'm waiting on these FF's with curiosity, they could replace my interest of a 7D2 of which I'm sick of waiting for...............


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Oct 03, 2013 00:09 |  #22

36MP!!!

http://www.sonyalpharu​mors.com ...igh-end-nex-ff-has-36-mp/external link




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Oct 03, 2013 00:28 |  #23

Yup. This and the EF lens converter is shaping up for some major excitement.




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Oct 03, 2013 01:18 |  #24

Any chance they'll be in stores by the start of December, in time for me to take one to South America?

I've been trying to find out from various manufacturers whether their current EF-to-NEX adapters should work with the full-frame version...




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Oct 03, 2013 01:26 |  #25

You can also get speedbooster adapters that have AF, make your lenses 0.7x wider and give 1 stop more light:

http://www.metabones.c​om/buy-speed-boosterexternal link


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Oct 03, 2013 01:38 |  #26

maverick75 wrote in post #16342570external link
You can also get speedbooster adapters that have AF, make your lenses 0.7x wider and give 1 stop more light:

http://www.metabones.c​om/buy-speed-boosterexternal link

By definition, these would also make the image circle smaller - probably not much use for full-frame.




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Oct 03, 2013 02:03 |  #27

Totally forgot about them being FF, oops!


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Oct 13, 2013 09:10 |  #28

http://www.sonyalpharu​mors.com ...-a7-mirrorles-full-frame/ (external link)

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Oct 20, 2013 21:49 |  #29

Imagine if you could have an electro-optical mirror where you could make it reflect or transmit light just by changing the current applied to a thin film on the mirror surface. That would be a game changer.


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Dec 31, 2013 15:31 |  #30
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Osiriz wrote in post #16272381external link
And I'd love one in my 5D3.

that would certainly make it a better camera, if only they could shrink it down a bit as well...


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