Industry News

Kodak Brings Back a Classic with EKTACHROME Film

Las Vegas, NV, Thursday, January 05, 2017 — To the delight of film enthusiasts across the globe, Eastman Kodak Company today announced plans to bring back one of its most iconic film stocks.  Over the next 12 months, Kodak will be working to reformulate and manufacture KODAK EKTACHROME Film for both Read more…

Canon Patents

Patent: New PowerShot Lens, 6-22mm f/1.4-1.8 for 1 Inch Sensor

A patent showing the optical formula for a 6-22mm f/1.4-1.8 for 1 inch sensor has appeared. This lens would have the 35mm equivalent of 28-100mm f/1.4-1.8. We expect this is for an upcoming PowerShot camera, which will likely come for CES in January of 2017. Patent Publication No. 2016-191753 (Google Translated) Read more…

Canon PowerShot

Patent: A Couple of PowerShot Lens Patents

A few patents showing optical formula for lenses with 1″ sensors have come to light. We expect to see some PowerShot cameras announced ahead of CES 2017 in January. We haven’t received word on which PowerShot cameras will see a replacement announced, but we think at least one “G” camera Read more…