Continuing on with a day that has already proved to be chocked full of eventful Canon news comes even more foreseeable announcement talk, this time in the form of lenses and accessories. Canon Rumors, who also broke news of the expected Canon 5D Mark III announcement date, caught wind of the following:
Save the Dates: The Canon 5D Mark III (5D X) Coming on February 27th/28th – T4i Possibly on March 2nd 2012
Earlier in the week, we posted the latest updates regarding the 5D Mark III (or 5D X) which stated that an announcement was just around the corner, expected within a seven day period toward the end of this month. Well, today, thanks to Canon Rumors, we might have our first definitive date in which the long awaited 5D2′s successor shows its true face.
You remember that uber-successful Kickstarter campaign of late last year that brought nearly a half million dollars to Justin Jensen and his inventive-looking Cineskates? Absolutely obliterating his initial fundraising goal of $20,000? Well, if you do, you’ll be happy to know that Jenson and his team at Cinetics weren’t resting on their laurels, content with the public’s praise of their new product, as an equally impactful looking idea has just been announced, a Suction Cup Camera Mount System named CineSquid.
In true Olympus fashion and keeping in line with what we’ve come to expect from the camera maker comes news that shouldn’t come as much of a surprise in the eyes of many, as Olympus Japan’s Toshiyuki Terada informed the folks at Techrader that their next camera release will likely be a PEN, stating:
While it’s fairly obvious that many of you who are reading this already understand the basic foundation of ISO and what role the range of values play alongside aperture and shutter speed in the grand scheme of determining a correct exposure in various shooting conditions, it may not be so discernible to understand what exactly is going on under the hood of your digital device.