For the US marketplace, the top three sellers of digital cameras during Q3 (July-August):
- Sony - 20% market share
- Kodak - 19.8%
- Canon - 16%
Worldwide, the top three are:
Some Japanese camera makers are losing money, according to a report by UBS: Olympus, Pentax and Konica Minolta. Camera makers make half their annual revenue during the sales frenzy leading up to Christmas Day.
Sources: CNET, Hindustani Times, and Imaging Resources.