From: Savageduck on
On 2010-04-01 08:40:14 -0700, C J Campbell
<christophercampbellremovethis(a)hotmail.com> said:

> On 2010-04-01 07:42:32 -0700, Savageduck <savageduck1@{REMOVESPAM}me.com> said:
>
>> On 2010-04-01 07:31:05 -0700, C J Campbell
>> <christophercampbellremovethis(a)hotmail.com> said:
>>
>>> DPReview says that Rokton has developed a round sensor that is 43 mm in
>>> diameter -- the same as the diagonal on 35 mm frame. They plan on
>>> putting it in their new mirrorless DSLR that will have interchangeable
>>> lens mounts -- you will be able to use nearly every lens for 35 mm
>>> cameras ever made.
>>>
>>> Yes, I know.
>>
>> I have a feeling it will be April 1, 2010 all day.
>
> Unfortunately, no. Due to the tight economy worldwide, the G20 nations
> have agreed that April 1 will last only 12 hours.

OH! Curses!
That means we might not get the prank from "He who shall remain
nameless" telling us he has moved on from his P&S and CHDK, and bought
a D3s, or 1D MkIV.


BTW, G20? Isn't that the G14.5 now?
Currently chaired by The Duchy of Grand Fenwick.

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Savageduck

From: Anon on
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"C J Campbell" <christophercampbellremovethis(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
news:2010040107310516807-christophercampbellremovethis(a)hotmailcom...
> DPReview says that Rokton has developed a round sensor that is 43 mm in
> diameter -- the same as the diagonal on 35 mm frame. They plan on putting
> it in their new mirrorless DSLR that will have interchangeable lens
> mounts -- you will be able to use nearly every lens for 35 mm cameras ever
> made.
>
It isn't a SLR without a mirror!!



From: Anon on

"C J Campbell" <christophercampbellremovethis(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
news:2010040107310516807-christophercampbellremovethis(a)hotmailcom...
> DPReview says that Rokton has developed a round sensor that is 43 mm in
> diameter -- the same as the diagonal on 35 mm frame. They plan on putting
> it in their new mirrorless DSLR that will have interchangeable lens
> mounts -- you will be able to use nearly every lens for 35 mm cameras ever
> made.
>

http://www.rokton.com


From: C J Campbell on
On 2010-04-01 12:21:30 -0700, "Anon" <none(a)none.invalid> said:

>
> "C J Campbell" <christophercampbellremovethis(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
> news:2010040107310516807-christophercampbellremovethis(a)hotmailcom...
>> DPReview says that Rokton has developed a round sensor that is 43 mm in
>> diameter -- the same as the diagonal on 35 mm frame. They plan on putting
>> it in their new mirrorless DSLR that will have interchangeable lens
>> mounts -- you will be able to use nearly every lens for 35 mm cameras ever
>> made.
>>
>
> http://www.rokton.com

Pretty clever. But dpreview has removed the announcement from their
site. Funny thing, it lasted only one day.

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