Canon’s profit likely to slide 40% on European slowdown

NIKKEI Asian Review – TOKYO — Canon‘s operating profit is on track to sink 40% this year to slightly over 200 billion yen ($1.85 billion), Nikkei has learned, amid a slowing European economy and slumping chip market.

Patent: IBIS appears in a Canon DSLR for the first time

A new Canon patent for in-body image stabilization has appeared, and it looks like it is being worked on for DSLRs as well. This is the first time we’ve seen evidence of IBIS appearing in a mirror slapper.

Here’s a list of rumoured and predicted cameras coming from Canon in the next...

The next year will prove to be a big one for Canon on the camera body front, as we’re going to be going into an Olympic year on Canon’s home turf of Japan.

Deal: Save 10% at the Canon USA store on refurbished items

Canon USA is having a 10% off sale on refurbished items! All refurbished items will come with a full 1-year Canon USA warranty.

Service Notice: EOS M50 EF-M 15-45mm IS STM Kit may contain an incorrect battery...

From Canon USA:An incorrect battery charger (LC-E17) may be included in some M50 EF-M 15-45mm IS STM Kits.

Industry News: Major Sony photography announcement July 16, 2019 at 10AM ET

Sony will be making a major photography-related announcement tomorrow morning at 10:00AM ET.Amazingly, Sony has managed to keep the contents of this announcement under wraps (at the time of writing this) and we have no specifications or other information to share. The years of Sony leaking things for hype appear to be over.

Industry News: Sony Introduces the High-resolution A7R IV with World’s First 61.0 MP Back-illuminated,...

Press Release:NEW YORK — July 16, 2019 — Sony Electronics Inc. today announced the latest addition to its acclaimed Alpha 7R series full-frame mirrorless camera line-up: the extremely versatile, powerful Alpha 7R IV (model ILCE-7RM4).

What about that EF 200-600mm f/4.5-5.6 IS from Canon?

It took but a few minutes to get my first inquiry about Canon’s plans for an EF 200-600mm lens once the announcement of the Sony FE 200-600 F5.6-6.3 G OSS for their mirrorless line.

Canon Announces Two New PIXMA G-Series MegaTank Printers

Press Release:Providing Wireless1 Connectivity, Now is the Time to Upgrade Your Printer to a Continuous Ink Supply System

Industry News: Panasonic Announces the New LUMIX S1H Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera

Press Release:With Cinema-Quality Video and the World’s First 6K/24p*1  Recording CapabilityNewark, NJ (May 31, 2019) – Panasonic Corporation is proud to announce the newest addition to the LUMIX S series, the LUMIX S1H, a new Digital Single Lens Mirrorless camera equipped with a full-frame image sensor. As the world’s first camera capable of video recording at 6K/24p *1  (3:2 aspect ratio), 5.9K/30p (16:9 aspect ratio), and 10-bit 60p 4K/C4K.*2 *3 , it combines the video quality of a professional camera and the high mobility of a mirrorless camera. The LUMIX S1H will be released to world markets in fall 2019.