Canon 5D Mark III for $2559 – Deal Alert

Canon-5D-Mark-III

ebay (via AllNewShop) has the Canon 5D Mark III for $2559 (reg. $3399) in limited quantity and with free shipping. Check it out here on ebay.

Please note: This is probably a grey market camera or it was part of a kit that the seller broke up to sell separately at a discounted price. At the time of this post, ebay seller allnewshop has a 99.5% positive rating on ebay.

Canon PIXMA PRO-100 Printer for $34 After Rebate

Pixma PRO-100

Adorama has the Canon PIXMA PRO-100 printer for $34 after mail-in rebate (reg. $400). You’ll see the price of $334 after clicking “Proceed to checkout.” After applying the $300 mail-in rebate, the net cost is $34.

Additionally, Adorama includes a 50-sheet pack of 13×19″ semi-gloss photo paper (a $39 value). Check out the deal here at Adorama.

You can download the rebate form here at Adorama.

Canon is Developing a New Organic Compound for Sensor and Optics Technology

Canon-7D-Sensor

Canon’s next big move in sensor technology might be a new organic compound that maintains a high level of transparency and is uncharacteristically efficient for light transmittance as far as organic electrochromic compounds go.

Rumors have been swirling in recent weeks about Canon’s next big thing and the key feature being tossed around is that Canon has some killer new sensor technology. As I spent a good chunk of my weekend reading Canon patent applications (because I’m more than an average camera geek), I came across a trend of sensor technology and some chemical engineering patents that relate to image sensors. [Read more...]

Canon 5D Mark IV and 1D X Mark II Rumors

Canon 1D X

New rumors suggest that both the Canon 5D Mark IV and the 1D X Mark II will be announced early in 2015 (in the Jan/Feb time frame). The Canon 5D Mark III was announced in March 2012, while the 1D X was announced in October 2011. As such, early next year would be a fitting replacement time frame for both cameras. [Read more...]