Coming Soon : Canon EOS R8, EOS R50 w/ Two New Kit Lenses on February 8th

Finally, some definitive rumors started to come on the Canon side. Canon will announce two camera bodies very soon alongside the recently uncovered Canon RF 24-50mm f/4.5-6.3 IS STM.

The long rumored Canon EOS R8 will be announced, along with the Canon EOS R50. If we’re going by the information in this post, the Canon EOS R8 will be full-frame and the Canon EOS R50 will be APS-C and will likely be the evolution of the EOS M system to the RF mount.

There is also another STM lens coming with these cameras, the Canon RF-S 55-210mm f/5-7.1 IS STM. Here are the details :

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Canon EOS R8 Will Be Announced at CP+ 2023 in February

According to latest Canon rumors, the upcoming Canon EOS R8 mirrorless camera will be announced around CP+ 2023 in February in February 2023 (February 23-26).

Reportedly, this Canon EOS R8 camera will have a unique “flippy screen” and will be outfitted with the same 24.2MP image sensor found in its older brother, the EOS R10. All signs point to the EOS R8 fitting nicely in the lineup between the EOS R7 and EOS R10. As we eagerly await the official unveiling of the EOS R8, we’re left to wonder what other surprises Canon has for us at the CP+ show. Continue reading “Canon EOS R8 Will Be Announced at CP+ 2023 in February”

New Canon Firmware Updates Released for EOS R5 & R6

Here is a minor Canon firmware update for the EOS R5 and EOS R6. You can follow the links below to download the new Canon firmware updates.

You can find all the details and download link of Canon Firmware Update For EOS R6 and EOS R6 Version 1.7 below.

Changes are minimal:

  1. Corrected the phenomenon that, on rare occasions, the camera would not operate normally while shooting a small subject.
  2. Fixed minor bugs.

You can save $200 off on these cameras, see the details below:

Canon EOS R5 Body $200 Off Amazon 
Canon EOS R5 w/ RF 24-105mm F4 L $200 Off Amazon
Canon EOS R6 Body $200 Off Amazon
Canon EOS R6 w/ RF 24-105mm F4L  $200 Off Amazon

Best Camera for Wildlife Photography

Here is a video review and comparison of several mirrorless cameras for capturing best wild life photography. Dpreview published a video to find out the Best Camera for Wildlife Photography. Here are the top mirrorless cameras for this genre in different price ranges.

Which camera is the best camera for wildlife photography?  Dpreview listed the best choice.

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Canon EOS R5 Mark II Rumored Specs, Announcement in Q2 of 2023

Here are the very first Canon EOS R5 Mark II specs that has been rumored so far. The Rf mount full frame mirrorless camera is expected to arrive sometime in the Q2 of 2023.

You might think it’s too early to upgrade to the Canon EOS R5. Despite this, we have to admit that we are in a trend that gained momentum with the R6 Mark II. Canon won’t wait too long to update its RF mount mirrorless lineup. It’s fascinating to note that the sensor has been updated the same as the R6 II and has two DIGIC X processors. According to the latest Canon rumors, this new camera will feature 61MP back-illuminated CMOS sensor, Dual DIGIC X processor with 8-stop IBIS.

With the 61MP high resolution sensor, we believe 4K 120p and 8K 60p are unprecedented. However, if the below EOS R5 Mark II specs are true, this model seems a bit expensive. Let’s take a look at the early specs of the R5 MKII. Continue reading “Canon EOS R5 Mark II Rumored Specs, Announcement in Q2 of 2023”

Canon EOS R6 Mark II & RF 135mm f/1.8L IS USM Lens Officially Announced

Canon today officially announced the new Canon EOS R6 Mark II & RF 135mm f/1.8L IS USM Lens. Now the new products – Canon EOS R6 Mark II & RF 135mm f/1.8L IS USM Lens – are available for pre-order at B&HAdorama.

Pre-order links:

Canon EOS R6 Mark II Pre-order links:

Canon RF 135mm f/1.8L IS USM Lens Pre-order links:

Canon Speedlite EL-5 Flash Pre-order links:

Canon EOS R6 Mark II Key Features

  • 24.2MP Full-Frame CMOS Sensor
  • 4K60 10-Bit Internal Video, C-Log 3
  • External 6K ProRes RAW Recording
  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF II
  • 12 fps Mech. Shutter, 40 fps E. Shutter
  • Sensor-Shift 5-Axis Image Stabilization
  • 3.69m-Dot OLED EVF
  • 3″ 1.62m-Dot Vari-Angle Touchscreen LCD
  • Dual UHS-II Memory Card Slots
  • Multi-Function Shoe, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth

Canon RF 135mm f/1.8L IS USM Lens Key Features

  • RF-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/1.8 to f/22
  • Nano USM AF System
  • Optical Image Stabilizer
  • Ultra-Low Dispersion Elements
  • Air Sphere Coating
  • Lens Function Buttons and Control Ring
  • Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm

Canon Speedlite EL-5 Key Features

  • 2.4 GHz Wireless Radio Transmission
  • Guide Number: 197′ at ISO 100 and 200mm
  • Runs on LP-EL Lithium-Ion Battery
  • Modeling Lamp; Multi-Function Shoe
  • Zoom Range: 24-200mm (14mm with Panel)
  • Recycle Time: 0.1-1.2 Seconds
  • Extended Control from 1/1 to 1/1024
  • Joystick, Dial, and High-Definition LCD
  • Remote Control with Camera Connect App
  • Dust and Moisture-Resistant Construction

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More Updates on Canon EOS R6 Mark II Specifications

Here are some more leaked information for the Canon EOS R6 Mark II specifications. The 2nd version of EOS R6 camera is expected to be announced soon.

More items have been added to the list of credible specs for the EOS R6 Mark II. Of these, “digital teleconverter” and “hybrid audio” are functions that are not used in the current model, and seem to be the first functions to be introduced in the R6 Mark II.

Canon EOS R6 Mark II Specifications:(Additional information in bold) Continue reading “More Updates on Canon EOS R6 Mark II Specifications”

Canon EOS R6 Mark II Rumored Specifications

Looks like Canon EOS R6 Mark II is coming soon. Here are the first leaked specs of Canon EOS R6 Mark II.

In addition to the upcoming Canon EOS R8 (EOS R Mark II) and Canon EOS R100, Canon is also working on the Canon EOS R6 Mark II to replace the hot selling Canon EOS R6 mirrorless camera.

Take a look at the very first rumored EOS R6 Mark II specs. More details after the break! Continue reading “Canon EOS R6 Mark II Rumored Specifications”

Rumors: Canon EOS R8 is the Replacement of EOS R

According to latest rumors by Chinese weibo, a new Canon EOS R8 now will be the replacement of Canon EOS R. Although there are rumors about the Canon R8 that it may be an EOS R (save $200) replacement, the general consensus is that the R8 will be a new full-frame mirrorless camera that will sit below the EOS R6.

Below you can find the very first rumored Canon EOS R8 Specifications. Take it with a grain of salt and stay tuned for the updates.

Canon EOS R8 Rumored Specs

  • 30.3mp Full-Frame Sensor
  • DIGIC X
  • 5-axis in-body stabilization
  • 12fps Mechanical
  • 4K 30p (No Crop)
  • 4K 60p (Cropped)
  • CFexpress/SD dual card slot

Reminder: You can now save up to $400 on select Canon RF lensesClick Here for Full list of discounts, along with links to the most popular online retailers in the US

$400 off on Canon RF 100mm f/2.8L IS USM Macro $999 at Amazon /B&H Photo Video/Adorama (Reg $1399)

$400 off on Canon RF 14-35mm f/4L IS USM $1299 at Amazon /B&H Photo Video/Adorama (Reg $1699)

See also Updated Canon RF Lens Roadmap 2022-2023

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Firmware Notice: Canon EOS R5 C Firmware Version 1.0.2.1

Canon released the new firmware version 1.0.2.1 for the Canon EOS R5 C mirrorless cinema camera.

You can download the Canon firmware update for EOS C70 below.

Firmware Version 1.0.2.1 incorporates the following fix and enhancements: Continue reading “Firmware Notice: Canon EOS R5 C Firmware Version 1.0.2.1”