Sony a1 vs Nikon Z9 vs Canon EOS R3: Which Camera Should You Buy?

Here is a comparison between the Sony a1 vs Nikon Z9 vs Canon EOS R3 flagship mirrorless cameras. Which one to choose between Canon EOS R3 vs Nikon Z9 vs Sony a1 and why? The mirrorless flagship comparison comes from Jared Polin.

In the video below he gives you the pros and cons of each camera (Sony a1, Nikon Z9, Canon R3) and help you decide which one might be the right one for you. Everything is based on the Real World Usage of each of these cameras. Check it out! Continue reading “Sony a1 vs Nikon Z9 vs Canon EOS R3: Which Camera Should You Buy?”

Canon EOS R3 Firmware Version 1.1.1 Now Available

Canon EOS R3 Firmware 1.1.1 released. The new firmware update version 1.1.1 for Canon EOS R3 is now available for download online.

The Canon EOS R3 is a professional full-frame mirrorless camera for sports and action photographers that features a back-illuminated stacked 24.1 megapixel full-frame CMOS imaging sensor.

This is the first Canon Firmware Update for EOS R3 flagship camera. Here are the details.

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Best Memory Cards for Canon EOS R3

Here are the best memory cards for Canon EOS R3 camera. In this guide you can find our top recommended & fastest CFexpress cards and SD cards for Canon EOS R3 mirrorless camera.

The Canon EOS R3 has dual memory card slots: 1 x CFexpress (Type B) card slot and 1 x UHS-II SD card slot. The CFexpress card slot is ideal for 6K & 4K video recording and high-speed, high-resolution burst shooting needs while the SD card slot is a convenient alternative for backups or less speed-critical shooting.

The Canon EOS R3 ($5999 at Amazon | B&H Photo | Adorama) supports high-res 6K raw 12-bit internal recording and uncropped 4K 120p 10-bit recording with Canon Log 3. The improved Dual Pixel CMOS AF II with 1,053 AF Points features evolved EOS iTR tracking for subjects such as people, animals, as well as select cars and motorcycles down to EV -7.5. 

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Best Lenses for Canon EOS R3

Looking for the best lenses for Canon EOS R3? In this article you can find the full list of top recommended lenses for Canon EOS R3 mirrorless camera.

Positioned between the EOS R5 and EOS-1D X Mark III cameras, the Canon EOS R3 is an ideal mirrorless camera for nature, wildlife, sports and photojournalism content creators. Featuring a newly developed 24MP full-frame back-illuminated stacked CMOS sensor and an updated DIGIC X image processor, the Canon EOS R3 is capable of shooting continuously at up to 30 fps with an electronic shutter and up to 12 fps with the mechanical shutter while performing AF and AE readings before each frame. The processor also helps to realize a broad sensitivity range from ISO 100-102400, which is expandable to ISO 50-204800, for working in a broad variety of lighting conditions. In addition, the Canon EOS R3 supports high-res 6K raw 12-bit internal video recording and uncropped 4K 120p 10-bit video recording with Canon Log 3. Both 6K and 5.6K recording areas can also be used for oversampled DCI and UHD 4K shooting with improved sharpness, reduced moiré, and lower noise. The improved Dual Pixel CMOS AF II with 1,053 AF Points features evolved EOS iTR tracking for subjects such as people, animals, as well as select cars and motorcycles down to EV -7.5. The Canon EOS R3 also allows the user multiple ways of controlling AF using Eye Control AF, Smart Controller with home position and the classic multi-controller. Additionally, the Canon EOS R3’s 5-axis IBIS will work in combination with the Optical Image Stabilization found in many Canon RF lenses producing a total of up to 8-stops of shake correction. So, emphasizing speed, performance, and reliability, the Canon EOS R3 is designed to satisfy the most demanding expectations in a camera.

So, if you already purchased the Canon EOS R3 ($5999 at Amazon | B&H Photo | Adorama), the next thing is to find the best/right lenses for Canon EOS R3. The Canon EOS R3 features the RF lens mount, which support Canon’s line of RF-mount lenses. And this RF mount design also lends full compatibility to existing EF and EF-S-mount lenses via an optional EF-EOS R Mount Adapter. So, if you own several EF and EF-S lenses, you can just get one of the four mount adapters, each uniquely designed to meet the individual needs of the user.

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Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 STM & RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM Lenses Announced

In addition to the new Canon EOS R3 ($5999 at Amazon | B&H Photo | Adorama), Canon also introduced the new Canon RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM and Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 STM lenses.

The US price of Canon RF 16mm f/2.8 STM Lens is $299, the Canon RF 100-400mm f/5.6-8 IS USM Lens is priced at $649. Both RF Lenses are available for pre-order.

Canon EOS R3 pre-order at Amazon | B&H Photo | Adorama

RF 16mm f/2.8 STM Lens – Pre-order at Amazon/B&H/Adorama

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Canon EOS R3 Price, Specs, Release Date

Canon has released all of the details about the highly anticipated EOS R3 camera including price, specs and release date. The company officially announced the new Canon EOS R3, a high-speed mirrorless camera, aimed at professional sports photographers, with weather-sealing, a new Canon BSI CMOS sensor and Eye-AF control.

The US price is $5,999 and it will be released on November 30, 2021.

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Canon EOS R3 Rumored to be Announced on September 14

The Canon EOS R3 full-frame mirrorless camera is already listed at B&H Photo. This will be the Canon’s answer to the Sony A1 and Nikon Z9. According to latest rumors, the new EOS R3 full-frame mirrorless camera will be announced on September 14.

Canon EOS R3 Specifications:

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Canon EOS R3 Announcement Scheduled for September 2021

According to previous reports, the e Canon EOS R3 announcement was expected on June 29. But unfortunately it didn’t happen. It has now been confirmed by reliable sources that the Canon EOS R3 full-frame mirrorless camera will be officially announced in September 2021.

At the moment, the exact announcement date is still unknown. More to come, stay tuned. Continue reading “Canon EOS R3 Announcement Scheduled for September 2021”

What We Know About Canon EOS R3 Camera

Here is everything we know about the Canon EOS R3 camera. In this post we’ve tried to cover up-to-date specifications for both rumored and official, latest press text as well as product videos.

Canon EOS R3 will be able to capture oversampled 4K, with support for Canon Log3 and Raw internal recording.

The Canon EOS R3 full-frame mirrorless camera is already listed at B&H Photo. This will be the Canon’s answer to the Sony A1 and Nikon Z9 with the new EOS R3 full-frame mirrorless camera. You can see the highlighted new information in bold. Continue reading “What We Know About Canon EOS R3 Camera”

More Images of Canon EOS R3 Mirrorless Camera

Nokishita published several new images (back and front) of the upcoming Canon EOS R3 mirrorless camera.

Canon announced the development of the EOS R3 full-frame mirrorless camera on April 14. We expect the official announcement in the next couple of months. The Canon EOS R3 mirrorless camera is also listed at B&H Photo. Price to be around $5,999.

In case you missed it, the EOS R3 will be the first Canon camera with a stacked backside-illuminated sensor. It is the first of its kind developed by Canon for consumers.

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