New Sinar evolution 86 H multi-shot digital back (49mp CCD) [and new eShutter]
Time to catch up with some of the other new products that fell through the cracks during the week! We start with a new digital back and electronic shutter from Sinar...
Sinar eVolution 86 H is a new 49-megapixel multi-shot digital back
Sinar will be showing at Photokina a new 49-megapixel CCD (48.8mp) multi-shot digital back, the "eVolution86 H". The digital back works with select Sinar, Mamiya, Fuji, Contax and Hasselblad medium format camera system through the use of the appropriate adapters. It is estimated to ship in October 2010 for around 25K Swiss Francs (1 Swiss Franc is roughly 1 US Dollar at the moment).
You can find more detailed specs of the digital back from Sinar itself (in Englishes).
Sinar has announced the new Sinar eShutter for View cameras. As the product name subtly hints, thiis is an electronic shutter to be used with View cameras. Its price is expected to be announced at Photokina and it is estimated to begin shipping in Q1 of 2011. Read more about it at Photography Blog, ephotozine, Foto Intern, et al. Some more details are now available at the Sinar website (in English).