2012 Monthly Mirrorless Sales Figures in Japan (%)

Started Nov 2, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Morpho Hunter
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It's too late for Canon ..... the buying public will never take their new system seriously.
In reply to Sergey Borachev, Nov 7, 2012

"Why" you may say ...well given the cost of buying into a mirrorless camera system ...potential "Joe Public" buyers trawl the web ....and see that (expensive as they are)  micro 4/3 lenses/cameras are easily, performance-wise, the best for that format. Canon never ever thought that mirrorless cameras would catch on (neither did Nikon... hence the awful, rushed-out, N1).  And they still think that most people are happy to hang a heavy  dslr body around their necks. I suspect the OM-D E-M5 ...a camera with a unbelievable performance, iso-wise, that has come out of the blue ...has a lot to do with the global move away from the traditional dslr . (Due credit given to Sony for providing the sensor for the E-M5)


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