There are rumors on the internet, that Panansonic will announce end of September a fullframe camera parallel to its MicroFourThird system. As an addition, not as a replacement to the MFT system.

According to these rumors, it will not use the Leica SL lens mount, but rather a new lens mount. Also the sensor seems not to come from Sony.

Do you think it is a good move from Panansonic, to offer next to MFT also a fullframe system?
Canon announced today its new fullframe mirrorless system. Similar to the Nikon Z-system, it will have a new lens mount. All new Canon lenses for this new system will have this new RF-mount.

Thanks to 3 (!) different adapters, all old Canon lenses are compatible with this new EOS-R system.

The first camera in this new system is called EOS-R. It has a fullframe sensor with 30,3 MP and Dual Pixel CMOS AF.

Price of the body alone: $2.299. Available in October.
Only a few weeks left before Photokina 2018 starts. Several press announcements showed , that you have the option to go mirrorless with almost all brands and with almost all sensor sizes.

We are curious what your plans are for the next few months. Therefore we start a poll here about what you are planning to do. Which brand, which sensor format you most likely will choose and whether size of a whole system (body and lenses) is very important for you etc.
Finally we get the details, images and first youtube videos about the new Nikon mirrorless fullframe system. The Z7 will have around 46MP and is available end of September. The Z6 will have 24 MP and will be available end of November...
Panasonic introduced today the successor of its Lumix LX100. It looks promising. 20MP sensor, the processor of the GX9 so that we get also the better ooc Jpegs, improved video features etc.
There have been rumours over months now about one or more new mirrorless system of Nikon.

Today Nikon gave us officially a video-teaser about at least one of their new mirrorless systems - if there will be more than one at all. No exact specifications yet available.

As expected, it will be a new Nikon-mount. Nikon will provide/sell an adapter to use all Nikon lenses on this new mount. I guess it will use also all electronic contacts and AF conncentions, similar to the FT1 adapter of the Nikon 1 system...
Announcement Servermove finished
We just finished the move to a different webhoster. The forum is online again. It will take up to 48h until the new IP address is refreshed on the internet.

Some of you will see a white screen with a bus. This means your internet provider did not refresh its database yet with the newest IPs.
Dear members,

since we had massive problems in the past with the speed of our sites and our current webhoster was not able to resolve this issue for weeks, we decided to move to a different webhoster.

This is not a simple server move, a lot more has to be done in the background for switching webhosters, so please bear with us. We hope that CI is accessable again within the next 24 hours.

Your CI Team
Announcement Happy New Year 2018!
Dear members,

wherever you are over the next 24 hours and celebrate the new year, we wish you all the best for the upcoming year 2018!

Enjoy the time with your friends and family!

Your team
Do you want to buy a new camera or new lenses after Christmas? Then you should enter here in a discussion and see, whether it might be worth for you to wait a little bit before wasting your money on the wrong equipment.

I want to discuss with you the trends for 2018 and whether your camera system will survive in the long run...
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