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New Nikon Patent for Electronic Optical Low Pass Filter
Nikon has filed a new patent in Japan for an electrically controlled Optical Low Pass Filter, which you would be able to turn on or off via camera menus or buttons. In case you are unaware, an Optical Low Pass Filter or OLPF is also known as an anti-aliasing filter, basically these try to prevent things like moire from getting into your images or video. The downside to having these filters is that they can impact the sharpness of your images.
Canon looking to break into the Medium Format Market?
The latest rumor out of the Canon camp this week is that they are investing heavily into an European medium format manufacturer. The name being thrown around is Phase One. Could canon be looking to jump into the medium format market with the help of Phase One?
First Image of Rumored Sigma 24-70mm F2 Leaked? Maybe Not…
We told you just a few days ago about a rumored 24-70mm f/2 lens that Sigma was working on for a 2014 release. The validity of the rumors is/was still in question, but earlier today Slovenian site fotospekter released an image of the rumored lens.
Rumored Canon High Megapixel “3D” Body Sighted?
It has been rumored for a while now, a high megapixel canon body, and we may have just gotten our first look at it. Earlier today the Chinese website Weibo “leaked” images of a camera (blurred out), not much to go on, but the strap appears to read “EOS 3D “.
Pentax to develop new APS-C and Full Frame DSLRs
In a recent interview with PCPop a Chinese website, Pentax’s Managing Director, Tomoyoshi Shibata revealed that the company is currently working on a new professional level APS-C DSLR that will be released alongside a new full frame DSLR that will be “different from any other full frame DSLR on the market”.