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August 04, 2012

Newsbytes: Samyang 8/2.8 fishyeye for Fuji XF, Phottix 5DMk3 grip, GoPro IPO, etc

A day late, but it is here, the Newsbytes round-up we promised on Thursday!

+ Samyang launches first non-Fuji brand lens for the Fuji X/XF mirrorless system, it is the 8mm f2.8 fisheye - specs and pre-orders for $350 at B&H Photo

+ new Phottix BG-5DMIII battery grip for the Canon 5DMk3 via Photography Blog

+ GoPro (makes hemlet-mount and other action cameras) plans to go public, braving the Tech Bubble 2.0 - via PMA NL

+ new Kessler gear press-released at Philip Bloom who literally kisses Kessler

+ Black Magic Cinema coming in late August via Cinema 5D

+ Olympus faces 54m GBP lawsuit while former CEO Michael Woodford talks of US irregularities, both at AP UK

+ True Sense Imaging (formerly part of Kodak) reveals details about the sensors/cameras inside the landing-soon Mars Rover at True Sense Imaging blog (via ISW blog)

+ Kodak partial victory in patent war vs Apple via Techememe

+ Canon North America launches official YouTube channel - no kittens yet!

+ dpreview adds software directory and link directory (beta) on their website

+ new blog for image buyers is launched at Visual Connections (via PMA News Line)

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