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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #630 on: February 27, 2012, 01:09:39 AM »
the only invite i've seen for a Canon event in the next few days clearly headlined the "IXUS" lineup at the center of the invitation.
I'm starting to believe that is all we will see.
Why would they announce a 5DX/III with a headline of "IXUS"?

On other invitations for big DSLR releases, the nature of the invite was much more mysterious and dramatic.... why would an IXUS headline the invitation and the next 5D be an afterthought......
I really, really hope that i'm wrong or there is other invitations/events I don't know about.
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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #630 on: February 27, 2012, 01:09:39 AM »

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« Reply #631 on: February 27, 2012, 01:11:34 AM »
for that much money i cannot justify buying that camera. Maybe if it was a MP monster then ok i'll def consider it. too expensive canon for us struggling photography students out there!! >:(

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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #632 on: February 27, 2012, 01:20:05 AM »
the only invite i've seen for a Canon event in the next few days clearly headlined the "IXUS" lineup at the center of the invitation.
I'm starting to believe that is all we will see.
Why would they announce a 5DX/III with a headline of "IXUS"?

On other invitations for big DSLR releases, the nature of the invite was much more mysterious and dramatic.... why would an IXUS headline the invitation and the next 5D be an afterthought......
I really, really hope that i'm wrong or there is other invitations/events I don't know about.
Do you have a link or pciture of the invitation??thanks

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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #633 on: February 27, 2012, 03:05:41 AM »
the only invite i've seen for a Canon event in the next few days clearly headlined the "IXUS" lineup at the center of the invitation.
I'm starting to believe that is all we will see.
Why would they announce a 5DX/III with a headline of "IXUS"?

On other invitations for big DSLR releases, the nature of the invite was much more mysterious and dramatic.... why would an IXUS headline the invitation and the next 5D be an afterthought......
I really, really hope that i'm wrong or there is other invitations/events I don't know about.
Do you have a link or pciture of the invitation??thanks
+1 I want to see that invite too...

In fact, have been wondering if there will be a press launch in my area this Friday also but there's no one I can speak to.  Inquiries to local tech press people will definitely run straight into the brickwall.  Local photo forums are generally crap speak and I find those site useless.

Craig@CR rarely leaks media event information in open domain, unlike Peter@NR.  Why?

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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #634 on: February 27, 2012, 03:50:12 AM »
Craig@CR rarely leaks media event information in open domain, unlike Peter@NR.  Why?

I guess to safeguard their own reputation... Professional ethics also. :p

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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #635 on: February 27, 2012, 04:02:07 AM »
Sorry, guys. Nokia has officially won the MP race  :P

Nokia 808 Pure View Phone Has a 41-Megapixel Camera. FORTY-ONE ACTUAL MEGAPIXELS.



That's it... goodbye Canon  ::)

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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #636 on: February 27, 2012, 04:11:51 AM »
the only invite i've seen for a Canon event in the next few days clearly headlined the "IXUS" lineup at the center of the invitation.
I'm starting to believe that is all we will see.
Why would they announce a 5DX/III with a headline of "IXUS"?

On other invitations for big DSLR releases, the nature of the invite was much more mysterious and dramatic.... why would an IXUS headline the invitation and the next 5D be an afterthought......
I really, really hope that i'm wrong or there is other invitations/events I don't know about.
Do you have a link or pciture of the invitation??thanks

http://www.canon.com.au/About-Canon/News-Events/News-Press-Releases/New-IXUS-Wi-Fi-connectivity

Canon announced their latest IXUS on the 7th of Feb.. surely there's not another IXUS announcement within a month?

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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #636 on: February 27, 2012, 04:11:51 AM »

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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #637 on: February 27, 2012, 04:12:45 AM »

malchick743

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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #638 on: February 27, 2012, 04:22:14 AM »
I guess to safeguard their own reputation... Professional ethics also. :p
What professional ethics?

IMO There's not much of a reputation when it comes to rumors/leaks sites.  At least most company PRs won't welcome like this kind of information siphoning.

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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #639 on: February 27, 2012, 04:54:33 AM »
the only invite i've seen for a Canon event in the next few days clearly headlined the "IXUS" lineup at the center of the invitation.
I'm starting to believe that is all we will see.
Why would they announce a 5DX/III with a headline of "IXUS"?

On other invitations for big DSLR releases, the nature of the invite was much more mysterious and dramatic.... why would an IXUS headline the invitation and the next 5D be an afterthought......
I really, really hope that i'm wrong or there is other invitations/events I don't know about.
Do you have a link or pciture of the invitation??thanks
+1 I want to see that invite too...

In fact, have been wondering if there will be a press launch in my area this Friday also but there's no one I can speak to.  Inquiries to local tech press people will definitely run straight into the brickwall.  Local photo forums are generally crap speak and I find those site useless.

Craig@CR rarely leaks media event information in open domain, unlike Peter@NR.  Why?
I have spent a while today searching for the image I saw and I cant find it anywhere. It definitely has been seen by people in other forums, I saw it randomly searching rumors websites i hardly ever visit late last night
people are talking about it in post 4057 and 4067 here
http://photography-on-the.net/forum/showthread.php?p=13968571&highlight=ixus#post13968571
it was on the front page of a totally random photo website, and seemed to be what CR guy was talking about. It said nothing but "speed" "quality" "IXUS" and some other non descript stuff. it wasn't very dramatic and was very colorful. I wasn't very excited when i saw it. I wish I could find it again, if someone has the link i'd appreciate it too as I'm going a little crazy right now trying to figure out where I saw it.
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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #640 on: February 27, 2012, 05:31:20 AM »
Sorry, guys. Nokia has officially won the MP race  :P

Nokia 808 Pure View Phone Has a 41-Megapixel Camera. FORTY-ONE ACTUAL MEGAPIXELS.



That's it... goodbye Canon  ::)
Wow. I know they're Zeiss lenses, but can such a small thing really outresolve 41mpx?  :-X

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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #641 on: February 27, 2012, 06:10:58 AM »
Could this image be true???


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« Reply #642 on: February 27, 2012, 06:12:46 AM »
Could this image be true???

I'm sure Photoshop could make that possible :)

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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #642 on: February 27, 2012, 06:12:46 AM »

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« Reply #643 on: February 27, 2012, 06:17:22 AM »
Could this image be true???

Fake. The "III" is placed at an odd angle next to "Mark". I say poor photoshop skills :)

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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #644 on: February 27, 2012, 06:19:26 AM »
Have you guys seen that EOS logo/badge before?

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Re: *UPDATE* The Next 5D on March 2, 2012 [CR3]
« Reply #644 on: February 27, 2012, 06:19:26 AM »