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CIPA’s August report is out

CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association in Japan) published their August report. For the calendar year to date, the numbers are similar to last month and the month before in terms of year over year percentages, except that mirrorless shipped value is up another 2%. (orange: 2019, black: 2018, blue: 2017, click for larger view):

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The CIPA report for July is out: worse than previous years (again)

CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association in Japan) published their July report and the downturn continues – the total number of shipped digital cameras is lower compared to the same month in previous years  (orange: 2019, black: 2018, blue: 2017, click for larger view): DSLR Units  -36% DSLR Shipped Value -45% Mirrorless Units -14% Mirrorless Shipped […]

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Final 2018 CIPA numbers

In case you missed my post on PhotoRumors – the final CIPA 2018 numbers are in (see also the latest financial reports recap):

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Nikon mirrorless camera poll results

Here are the results from the Nikon mirrorless camera poll: Also – the 2017 CIPA camera shipment report is out: The 2017 CIPA camera shipment report is out I will let you make your own conclusions, because you already know mine…

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The latest CIPA data: 2017 is shaping up to be a good year for camera companies

Nikon is not the only camera manufacturer that is currently having problems (see the latest rumors about Panasonic and Ricoh). The overall camera and lens markets have shrunk significantly compared to a few years ago, but the latest data shows some signs of improvement (I usually cover the monthly CIPA reports over at PhotoRumors). Here is […]

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DSLR vs. mirrorless cameras produced in the past four years (based on CIPA data)

As a part of the discussion in my last post I went to CIPA’s website and got the numbers of units produced for DSLR and mirrorless cameras in the past four years and plugged them into a graph (blue: DSLR, green: mirrorless, click for larger view): There are many different conclusions you can make out of this […]

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