Camera Rumors, Bits, Bytes and News – Feb 23, 2011


Rumor: New Micro Four Thirds from Olympus in March. If Olympus does put out another M4/3rds camera it’s got to really be great or the competition from the larger APS-C cameras could continue to be a threat.

When the Secret Service Fail to Crop an Image Correctly the Worst Can Happen. If the Secret Service can’t crop a photo who can? Here’s the story of how a terrorist attack managed to get through the darkroom.

Not All Photography Sales are Digital. The popularity of photo books is one way the print market is growing.

Canon EOS 5D Mark II Video Helps Sell Million Dollar Home. While this video should be commended as to helping sell this expensive house kudos go to the creators of the footage.

Nikon and Tamron Patent Teleconverters with Built-in Image Stabilization. What a great idea! Couple image stabilization with a teleconverter and go to the extreme.

A Photographer’s Workflows Using the MacBook Air. The Air is sleek and mean looking and slides right in a backpack. For basic work many find it super cool.

Rumors of Leica making a mirrorless and fruitless since it has been making “mirrorless” cameras since the beginning.