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Canon introduces EOS Rebel T6s and T6i

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Tweet Canon has introduced two new D-SLRs at the top end of its entry-level tier, the EOS Rebel T6s (760D) and Rebel T6i (750D). They both feature a 24 MP APS-C sensor and built-in Wi-Fi with NFC. The T6s is the flagship model and offers a top panel LCD, quick…

Sigma to offer 24mm Art lens

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Tweet Sigma has unveiled the 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM wide angle prime lens, in its ‘Art’ series of premium lenses. It will be off ered in Canon, Nikon and Sigma mounts and is designed to cover fullframe sensors. The lens features Sigma’s ‘F’ Low Dispersion and Special Low Dispersion elements,…

Fujifilm’s Imaging Business turns around for 9 month period

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Tweet Fujifilm Holdings reported its 9-month (April to December 2014) financial results that the net profit jumped by 50.2% year-on-year to 93.86 billion Yen on sales of 1,815 billion Yen. The operating profit improved by 24.9% over the previous year to 124.425 billion Yen. The operating profit of the Imaging…

Nikon to launch four Coolpix compacts

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Tweet Nikon will be launching four affordable Coolpix compact cameras for Europe and Asia. The Nikon S3700 features a 20 MP CCD sensor and a stabilised 8x optical zoom lens as well as built-in Wi-Fi and NFC support. The S2900 features a 20 MP CCD image sensor with a shorter…

Fujifilm sees 36% growth in net profit for current fiscal year

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Tweet Fujifilm said that it now expects 36% growth in its consolidated net profit for the current fiscal year, ending on March 31, 2015. The company now expects the net profit to reach 110 billion Yen (US $940 million) compared to their latest forecast, thanks to the weak Yen and…