Nikon Rumors has spotted a number of interesting patents filed by Nikon and published by Egami and IPWatchdog. Among these, there's what appears to be a camera case for smartphones, a hotshoe-mounted add-on EVF that comes with a second accessory hot-shoe, a superzoom lens for the 1 system, as well as a technology for a combined 2D/3D display.
First up is a patent for what appears to be some sort of camera case for a smartphone. According to the machine-translated patent description as published by Egami, the full device consists of a camera part and a…
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