Canon Lens Patents : RF 70-200mm f/4L, RF 28mm f/1.8, RF 50mm f/1.8

Here are the latest Canon lens patents discovered online. The patent applications are for RF 70-200mm f/4L, RF 28mm f/1.8, RF 50mm f/1.8 lenses.

Designed for Canon full frame mirrorless camerasystem, the two non-L lenses are the affordable candidates for the consumer market. There is also Canon RF 70-200mm f/4L lens.

EOS R is the first camera to feature the RF lens mount with a 12-pin connection, flange back distance of 20mm and a wide 54mm mount diameter enabling even greater flexibility in lens design. Continue reading “Canon Lens Patents : RF 70-200mm f/4L, RF 28mm f/1.8, RF 50mm f/1.8”

ZY Optics releases Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm f/0.95 mark III Lens

ZY Optics releases Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm f/0.95 mark III lens. It has been designed for Sony FE, Canon RF & Nikon Z cameras.

This full frame optic has a natural 50mm focal length and ultra-fast f/0.95 maximum aperture making it ideal for low light situations.

The aperture control enables you full creative control over the amount of background blur and with such a large maximum aperture you should get a good Bokeh effect.

Compared to the previous version this new lens is slightly more compact and offers better flare resistance than the previous generation.

The US price is $799, you can check the availability at B&HAdorama. Continue reading “ZY Optics releases Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm f/0.95 mark III Lens”

Canon EOS R Firmware Ver.1.2.0 Now Available To Download

Canon released a new firmware update for Canon EOS R full frame mirrorless camera. The firmware update ver. 1.2.0 for the Canon EOS R is now available to download at Canon Canada.

Canon EOS R ($2,299 at AmazonB&HAdorama) firmware Version 1.2.0 incorporates the following fixes and enhancements:  Continue reading “Canon EOS R Firmware Ver.1.2.0 Now Available To Download”

List of Upcoming Canon Cameras: Canon EOS M5 Mark II, EOS M100 Mark II, PowerShot G3 X Mark II & G7 X Mark III

Check out the list of the upcoming Canon cameras that have already been registered at certification agencies but not yet announced.

The list includes Canon EOS M5 Mark II, EOS M100 Mark II, PowerShot G3 X Mark II and G7 X Mark III. Also the upcoming mid-range APS-C DSLR camera will not be the rumored EOS 7D Mark III, instead it could be EOS 80D replacement – the so called EOS 90D. Continue reading “List of Upcoming Canon Cameras: Canon EOS M5 Mark II, EOS M100 Mark II, PowerShot G3 X Mark II & G7 X Mark III”

Tamron Compatibility Notice for Canon EOS RP

Tamron issued a notice about compatibility for Canon EOS RP camera with lenses for Canon mount.  Continue reading “Tamron Compatibility Notice for Canon EOS RP”

Canon EOS 90D & M5 Mark II Coming in 2019 ?

Canon will allegedly announce a new mid-range APS-C DSLR camera and a new APS-C mirrorless camera in the second half of 2019.

According to recent reports, the upcoming mid-range APS-C DSLR camera will not be the rumored EOS 7D Mark III, instead it could be EOS 80D replacement – the so called EOS 90D. Continue reading “Canon EOS 90D & M5 Mark II Coming in 2019 ?”

Best Lenses for Canon EOS Rebel SL3

Here are the best lenses for Canon EOS Rebel SL3 DSLR camera ? Check out our top recommended lenses for Canon EOS Rebel SL3 / EOS 250D camera.

The Canon EOS Rebel SL3, also known as EOS 250D in Europe and EOS Kiss X10 in Japan, is the smallest and lightest Canon DSLR camera within the current EOS lineup.

It features a 24.1MP APS-C-format CMOS sensor and DIGIC 8 image processor, Dual Pixel CMOS AF, 3.0-inch vari-angle LCD touchscree, and 4K video. More specs can be found at guidetocamera and several comparisons with different models here. No problem if you are new to  DSLRs, the Canon EOS Rebel SL3 (AmazonB&HAdorama) can be the perfect companion. Continue reading “Best Lenses for Canon EOS Rebel SL3”

Best Wide Angle Lenses for Canon DSLRs

Best Wide Angle Lenses for Canon Digital SLRs. Looking for recommended wide-angle lenses for Canon DSLRs? Check out our recommendations below to find the right wide-angle lenses for your Canon Digital SLR Cameras.

A wide-angle lens is a lens whose focal length is smaller than the focal length of a standard lens. As you know wide-angle lenses allow more of the scene to be included in the photograph, which is useful in architectural, interior and landscape photography.

There are two types of wide-angle lenses: Wide-angle prime lens and wide-angle zoom lens. Check the list of best wide-angle lenses for Canon DSLRs (Both full frame and APS-C) below to find the best wide-angle lenses for Canon DSLRs. Continue reading “Best Wide Angle Lenses for Canon DSLRs”

Announced : 7Artisans 7.5mm f/2.8 II Lens for Mirrorless Cameras

7Artisans 7.5mm f/2.8 II lens announced for mirrorless cameras with APS-c sized image sensors. The new mirrorless lens will be available for Sony E, Canon EF-M, Fuji X and MFT mounts.

Fisheye manual focus prime lens designed for mirrorless cameras and provides a 12mm equivalent focal length for APS-c and 15mm for  mounts.

The price is expected to be around ¥24,000 excluding tax or around $210 (the current version sells for around $140).

7Artisans lenses are sold at: AmazonUS | AmazonUK | AmazonDE | eBayUS. Continue reading “Announced : 7Artisans 7.5mm f/2.8 II Lens for Mirrorless Cameras”

Canon EOS Rebel SL3 DSLR Camera Officially Announced

Canon EOS Rebel SL3 entry-level DSLR camera is now officially announced. It is the smallest and lightest product in the current EOS lineup. Weighing just 15.84 oz, the EOS Rebel SL3 offers users a compact system delivering high-resolution images.

Comes with an APS-C imaging sensor, DIGIC 8 Image Processor and 3.0-inch vari-angle LCD touchscreen as well as 4K video, a first for the EOS Rebel lineup.

The Canon EOS Rebel SL3  will be available at the end of this month in either black or white color options for $549 body-only or $649 with 18-55mm f/4-5.6 IS STM lens included.

Canon EOS Rebel SL3 at Adorama/B&H Photo Video/Amazon. See press text. Continue reading “Canon EOS Rebel SL3 DSLR Camera Officially Announced”