• What It's Like Shooting Tokyo for Nikon Using Prototype Cameras

    4 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    The brief: Showcase the capital city of camera makers, for one of its most iconic names, using the prototype of its first full-frame mirrorless camera. Could the stakes be higher?
    So I'm on a rooftop in Tokyo. 400 meters away a giant bunny awaits instructions. Around me, a behind-the-scenes crew tracks my every move. In front of me, trained on the bunny, four of only 10 existing prototypes of Nikon's much-rumored new mirrorless camera. Concealing the cameras from public view, four bobble hats. Beside me, the client, nervous - not least because behind me, people are trying to glimpse what's...
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  • Canon Already Has 22% of Full-Frame Mirrorless Sales in Japan

    Canon Already Has 22% of Full-Frame Mirrorless Sales in Japan

    4 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    After years of owning a near 100% share of the full-frame mirrorless camera market in Japan, Sony's monopoly is finally under attack. The latest sales numbers show that Canon has already jumped to a 22% share after the launch of its EOS R system .
    BCN Retail released its latest full-frame mirrorless sales numbers, which show that the latest market share breakdown in October 2018 was 67% Sony, 22.1% Canon, and 10.4% Nikon. Just a few months ago Sony was enjoying a 99.5% share.
    Keep in mind, however, that these numbers are skewed by the fact that Canon and Nikon just launched their...
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