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Tamron 12-50mm f/4 DI III-A VC Patent Found

Tamron has been aggressively releasing lenses for E-mount and hopefully, they will be doing the same for X-mount if their lenses are selling well. Patents do not always turn into lenses, but the Tamron 12-50mm 12-50mm f/4 DI III-A VC could be an interesting one if Tamron makes it compact and affordable enough. Overview [Public […]

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Fujifilm Cooled IBIS Patent Found – Likely For Fujifilm X-H2 or X-H2S

An interesting Fujifilm patent was found today on IP Force by digicame-info and it is likely for the Fujifilm X-H2 or a future professional video camera. Panasonic and Sony have editions of their cameras designed for high-end video and the X-H2 will likely continue the trend with a Fujifilm X-H2 and Fujifilm X-H2S like others, […]

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Fujinon XF400mm f/4 and Fujinon XF550mm f/5.6 Patents Found

400mm f/4

It’s been a while since Fujifilm launched its excellent, but expensive Fujinon XF200mm f/2 and since then photographers have been asking for more telephoto goodness. Well, it looks like some patents have dropped for a potential Fujinon XF400mm f/4 and Fujinon XF550mm f/5.6 with OIS. If Fujifilm decides to produce these lenses let’s hope that […]

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Sigma 18-50mm f/2 DC DN Patent Found

Asobinet found a patent for a Sigma 18-50mm f/2 DC DN that might have been in the works while the Sigma 18-50mm f/2.8 DC DN Contemporary was under development. It is unlikely we will see this interesting f/2 zoom anytime soon, but maybe Sigma will go back to it if f/2 zooms become popular. The […]

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Unreleased Fujifilm FF210002 Registration Found

Nokishita found the FF210002 registration with an overseas certification body. Fujifilm’s unreleased digital camera “FF210002” has been registered with an overseas certification body. Equipped with Wi-Fi (2.4GHz / 5GHz) and Bluetooth. via Nokishita

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Fujinon XC30mm f/3.5 / XF30mm f/3.5 Patent Found

Asobinet found an interesting patent that could end up released as a Fujinon XC30mm f/3.5 or XF30mm f/3.5. If this lens is produced it should be very compact and it will be a very dark lens for the X mount lineup. Overview [Publication Number] Japanese Patent Application Laid-Open No. 2021-173847 (P2021-173847A) [Publication date] November 1, […]

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