Weekly Wash: the 5 biggest camera news stories of the week (26 January)

Weekly Wash: the 5 biggest camera news stories of the week (26 January)
(Image credit: Fujifilm / Laowa / Canon / Leica Rumors / SD Association)

If you love new cameras then, hoo boy, this week's camera news will have made you very happy! The top stories this week saw so many new and upcoming bodies from the industry's big hitters – as well as a very big birthday and some amazing new glass, too.

Fujifilm launched one brand new camera and some lenses, dominating the headlines, but Leica wasn't far behind with leaks concerning two new upcoming cameras. And mot to be outdone, the rumor mill says that we might get as many as four new full-frame cameras from Canon in 2020! 

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.