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dilbert

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Re: Canon Mirrorless Far Off?
« Reply #45 on: November 12, 2010, 03:16:31 AM »
olympus has mirrorless cameras and is suffering.

http://www.43rumors.com/panasonic-and-olympus-financial-reports-making-less-money-with-cameras/

with the current technology only amateurs would buy a mirrorless "DSLR".

it´s not about being the first but doing it right.
i can easily wait until canon does it RIGHT.
Dilbert,
That just prove my point #1.  (Are mirrorless really making money??)

If Panasonic and Olympus only made 4/3 cameras, maybe, but strangely enough they don't.

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Re: Canon Mirrorless Far Off?
« Reply #45 on: November 12, 2010, 03:16:31 AM »

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Re: Canon Mirrorless Far Off?
« Reply #46 on: November 13, 2010, 09:34:34 PM »
I realize it's not a DSLR but one of Canon's early attempts at a mirror-less camera was the Canon Pro1. The Pro 1 even came with a built in L lens.

 At one time it was around $800.00, squarely in the mid price point for DSLR's today.

However is was very slow, had a hard time focusing, the shutter lag was/is nerve rackingly slow. Sure cameras have come a long way since 2004 but in many ways this was a great first attempt.

Here are the details from a review site. http://www.shuttertalk.com/articles/canonpro1

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Re: Canon Mirrorless Far Off?
« Reply #46 on: November 13, 2010, 09:34:34 PM »