Is Canon’s 3D Lens Patent Something That the Industry Needs Now?

3D lenses and cameras sound intriguing, but how relevant are they to consumer photography?

Looking into the patents registered by camera manufacturers can be a double-edged sword. On one side, you have the excitement and hope of an upcoming product release. On the other, complete confusion over why a company would file a patent for something which isn’t in demand. Patents also aren’t a strong indicator of release dates and more often than not, a patent remains in limbo forever. Canon’s latest patent for a 3D lens system has me a little confused

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What I Want in a Canon Full Frame Mirrorless Camera

Reports have been stating that a Canon Full Frame mirrorless camera should be coming this year.

With Photokina 2018 just around the corner, it would be insane if a Canon full Frame mirrorless camera wasn’t launched. The company hasn’t taken mirrorless very seriously for years now, but they’ve started to ramp up their EOS M lineup of cameras and lenses. It’s only a matter of time until they release a full frame camera. With a number of very decent DSLR cameras, Canon has enough technology to either recycle parts into a Canon full frame mirrorless camera or even create something completely new to show us things to come. To get ready for the launch, I put together a few wishes for what I’d love to see in a Canon full frame mirrorless.

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