Canon EOS R5 and EOS R6 Will Be Officially Announced on April 20

Canon issued a new press release that they will be hosting a Virtual Press Conference at 1pm on April 20, 2020 ‘to unveil the company’s new professional imaging products and technologies.’

We will probably see the highly anticipated Canon EOS R5Canon EOS R6, Canon Cinema EOS C300 Mark II Camcorder and a new Cinema lens on that day.

The new Canon EOS R5 camera already listed at Adorama and B&HPhoto.

$500 off on Canon EOS R body: $1,799 at AmazonB&HAdorama

Canon Confirmed the EOS R5 is the 5D Series Equivalent for Mirrorless

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DPRTV: Pre-Amp Shootout Fujifilm X-T3/X-T4, Sony a7 III, Panasonic S1H, Olympus E-M1 Mark III, Nikon Z6, and Canon EOS-1D X Mark III

Dpreview TV published a Microphone pre-amp Shootout video comparing the Fujifilm X-T3 (X-T4 has the same preamp), Sony a7 III, Panasonic S1H, Olympus E-M1 Mark III, Nikon Z6, and Canon EOS-1D X Mark III cameras.

Below you can see a summary and the results of this video review or you can watch the video below. Continue reading “DPRTV: Pre-Amp Shootout Fujifilm X-T3/X-T4, Sony a7 III, Panasonic S1H, Olympus E-M1 Mark III, Nikon Z6, and Canon EOS-1D X Mark III”

Canon EOS-1D X Mark III vs Sony a9 II – Which One To Buy ?

Here is a comparison video of Canon EOS-1D X Mark III  vs Sony a9 II full frame cameras.

Both the Canon EOS-1D X Mark III DSLR  and the Sony a9 II mirrorless models are designed for the professional sports, photojournalist, wildlife and wedding photographers. But which one is right for you, Canon 1DX Mark III or Sony a9 II? Is it the DSLR with Mirrorless leanings or the straight Mirrorless camera? Check out the comparison between the Canon 1DX Mark III and the Sony a9 II by Jared Polin! Continue reading “Canon EOS-1D X Mark III vs Sony a9 II – Which One To Buy ?”

Canon Confirmed the EOS R5 is the 5D Series Equivalent for Mirrorless

Techradar recently had an interview with David Parry, Canon’s Product Marketing Specialist who talked about some of the details about the Canon EOS R5.

In February 2020 Canon officially announced the development of the EOS R5 full-frame mirrorless camera. The new Canon EOS R5 camera already listed at Adorama and B&HPhoto. Here are some excerpts from the interview. Continue reading “Canon Confirmed the EOS R5 is the 5D Series Equivalent for Mirrorless”

Zhiyun-Tech CRANE 3S Gimbal Stabilizer Announced

Zhiyun CRANE 3S gimbal stabilizer announced for DSLR, mirrorless and even for Digital Cinema cameras.

Zhiyun CRANE 3S is a revolutionary new gimbal, which introduces a modular design, greater payload capacity and cross-compatibility with camera support systems to meet the demands of professional filmmakers. The US price for Zhiyun-Tech CRANE 3S starts at $649, you can pre-order at Amazon/B&H Photo Video/Adorama.

The CRANE 3S has a payload capacity of 6.5 kg (14.33 lb) which allows it to handle cameras such as the Canon EOS 1D X Mark III, Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Cameras, and even larger cameras like those from the Canon Cinema EOS, Sony FS and FX series, and Red Digital Cinema series.

Features:

  • CRANE 3S is constructed with brand new SUPER motors which allow for 14.3lbs payload for a wide range of camera setup including Canon EOS 1DX, Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Cameras, and even Canon Cinema EOS, Sony FS & FX series, and Red Digital Cinema Cameras.
  • Wider compatibility is the goal but flexibility is provided. For larger cinema camera combos, users can attach an extension module onto roll axis for more space, while for smaller DSLR combos, the extension module can be detached for greater portability.
  • To complete challenging shooting tasks, CRANE 3S offers a versatile solution thanks to its cross-compatibility. The handle mods are easily separated and both provide multiple thread holes of different sizes to mount accessories. The modular design allows greater compatibility on CRANE 3S, like with motorized dolly, jib, cable cam, Easyrig, etc.
  • CRANE 3S provides ultimate reliability that users can count on. The reinvented locking system can lock the three axes without noticeable swinging. The modular design is integrated with double locks to ensure the camera is 100% safe on the gimbal during traveling or storage.

6 New Canon Lenses and 2 Teleconvertors Show up for Certification

Six new Canon lenses and two teleconvertors have shown up for certification in Russia.

According to Nokishita Camera, Canon has just registered a new lens SKU 4234C005AA at Russia certification body. As previously posted Canon will release a total of 9 RF lenses & extenders, including RF 24-105mm f/4-7.1 IS STM Lens (B&HAdoramaAmazon), RF 100-500mm f/4.5-7.1L IS USM lens, Extender RF 1.4x, Extender RF 2x. Continue reading “6 New Canon Lenses and 2 Teleconvertors Show up for Certification”

Canon RF 14-28mm f/2L Lens to be Announced Soon

Canon will allegedly announce a RF 14-28mm f/2L Lens  and this will be a new addition to complete the trio.

As you know the company unveiled the RF 28-70mm f/2L USM lens for EOS R full frame mirrorless camera system in 2019. Now recent reports indicates that Canon will release a “holy trinity” of RF mount f/2L zoom lenses. The RF 14-28mm f/2L USM Lens is one of them and to be announced next. The other telephoto zoom f/2L lens would be the RF 70-135mm f/2L USM lens which we will meet later in this new series. Continue reading “Canon RF 14-28mm f/2L Lens to be Announced Soon”

Upcoming Canon Cameras to be Announced in 2020

We decided to make a list of Canon cameras, which is expected to be announced in 2020. The list below is based on the recent set of rumors we have previously posted.

To wrap up the year and see the upcoming Canon cameras to be announced in 2020, here is a short list below. Hope you find it useful.  Continue reading “Upcoming Canon Cameras to be Announced in 2020”

Upcoming Canon Lenses for APS-C Mirrorless System

According to the recent reports, Canon will announce five new lenses for their APS-c mirrorless camera system.

The lenses will be EF-M Mount and vary from wide-angle to telephoto zoom.  Check out the list of upcoming Canon lenses for APS-c mirrorless.  Continue reading “Upcoming Canon Lenses for APS-C Mirrorless System”

More Canon EOS R6 Specs : 20MP, IBIS, Full HD @ 120p and Dual Card slots

More Canon EOS R6 specs have been leaked as it looks like a lower-end model than the EOS R5.

According to recent reports, Canon will also announce the EOS R6 FF MILC before Summer if everything goes well. Keep in mind that the production of the Canon EOS R5 and EOS R6 have been delayed due to the coronavirus (COVID-19). Less than 1/4 of Canon’s manufacturing capacity has been impacted because of the supply chain issues from the Coronavirus.

First Canon EOS R6 specs showed us that it will feature 20MP sensor, IBIS and 12fps shooting speed and 4K video recording at 60p. Now more details about the EOS R6 specs surfaced and it will be able to record full hd movies at 120p and comes with dual card slots. Check it out ! Continue reading “More Canon EOS R6 Specs : 20MP, IBIS, Full HD @ 120p and Dual Card slots”