discontinued gear

Panasonic Japan has officially discontinued the Lumix LX100 II 4/3 sensor compact camera

Oct 18, 2022
John Aldred

Panasonic Japan has officially killed off the Lumix LX100 II. Released in 2018, this follow-up to the popular LX100 stood out amongst the compact camera…

The Olympus OM-D E-M1X is listed as discontinued at Japanese retailers

Oct 7, 2022
John Aldred

Released in 2019, the Olympus OM-D E-M1X was met with a bit of a mixed response. It was a high-performance flagship – the Olympus equivalent…

Sigma and Tamron discontinue a total of 40 DSLR lenses

Sep 28, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

It looks like the trend of killing off DSLR lenses continues. After Nikon and Canon, Tamron and Sigma seem to be killing off a bunch…

Report: Snap ditches Pixy selfie drone only four months after its launch

Aug 19, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

Snapchat owner Snap Inc. released its first, and likely the last, selfie drone earlier this year. Only four months after it took off the ground,…

Nikon has now officially discontinued the D3x00 and D5x00 product lines

Jun 9, 2022
John Aldred

Nikon has reportedly sent out official notices to stores stating that the Nikon D3x00 and D5x00 series product lines are now officially discontinued. This means…

Nikon Japan abandons ViewNX 2, ViewNX-i, Capture NX2 and Capture NX-D completely

Jun 7, 2022
John Aldred

Nikon Japan has announced that the installation files for ViewNX 2, ViewNX-i, Capture NX2 and Capture NX-D will no longer be available to download as…

Leica has discontinued the CL and TL2 camera systems in pursuit of full-frame

May 19, 2022
John Aldred

It appears that Leica has discontinued both the Leica CL and Leica TL2 camera systems. Their demise seems to have been on the cards for…

Nikon’s F mount legacy takes one step closer to death as Nikon kills off another seven lenses

May 12, 2022
John Aldred

The demise of Nikon’s DSLR product line, along with the F mount lens system that Nikon has been using for over 60 years, was pretty…

Canon kills off more DLSR lenses, leaving only nine

Feb 14, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

Canon has discontinued a bunch of DSLR lenses over the past year or so. And now, the company seems more determined than ever to switch…

Sony Japan finally dumps all A-mount lenses from its online inventory

Feb 10, 2022
John Aldred

If Sony hadn’t already made it crystal clear that the A-mount was dead last May when they removed all of their A-mount cameras from their…