Canon EOS R Gets DxOMarked

DxOMark published their Canon EOS R sensor review and test results. The full frame mirrorless Canon EOS R camera achieved a score of 89 points from DxOMark.

The EOS R, which has a nearly identical image sensor, but different DIGIC version (DIGIC 8 vs DIGIC 6+) to the EOS 5D Mark IV actually scored 2 points lower at 89. The EOS 5D Mark IV scored 91 points and named as best Canon sensor ever.

Canon EOS R is priced for $2,299 at AmazonB&HAdorama. … Continue reading


Canon RF 35mm f/1.8 IS STM Macro Firmware v2.0.0

Canon released a new firmware update for the RF 35mm f/1.8 IS STM Macro lens. The compact and lightweight prime lens is a great performer that pairs perfectly with the EOS R full frame mirrorless system.

The RF 35mm F1.8 MACRO IS STM is a great wide-angle lens for portraiture and street photography, capturing detail and sharpness even at low shutter speeds. A fast f/1.8 maximum aperture lets you shoot authentic ambience, even when light levels are low.

Canon RF 35mm f/1.8 IS Macro STM Lens: $499.99 at AmazonB&HAdorama. Check out the Canon RF 35mm f/1.8 IS Macro STM Lens Firmware Ver 2.0.0 details. … Continue reading


Canon RF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Lens Firmware Ver 2.0.0

Canon released a new firmware update for the RF 24-105mm f/4L IS flens. The compact and lightweight standart-zoom lens is a great performer that pairs perfectly with the EOS R full frame mirrorless system.

The lens offers 5 stops of image stabilization system and focuses smoothly thanks to its Nano USM motor. It has a nine-blade aperture, 45cm (17.7″) minimum focus distance and uses 77mm filters. There’s also a customizable control ring that can serve a variety of purposes.

Canon RF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Lens: $1,099 at AmazonB&HAdorama.. Check out the Canon RF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Lens Firmware Ver 2.0.0 details. … Continue reading


Canon EOS R PRO with 70MP Sensor and IBIS Coming

Canon is working on a high resolution EOS R body. The camera may have 70 Megapixel FF DPAF sensor inside it with built-in Image stabilization system. This camera is said to have dual card slots and joystick.

This high-end Canon FF MILC will be an answer to the Sony A7R III, Nikon Z7, and Panasonic S1R. With this high-resolution of 70MP might also bring the DIGIC 9 image processor. … Continue reading


Canon EOS R, Nikon Z6, Sony a9, Sony a7III, Sony a6400 and Fujifilm X-T3 Eye AF Test

Check out the eye AF test comparison between the Canon EOS R, Nikon Z6, Sony a9, Sony a7III, Sony a6400 and Fujifilm X-T3 cameras.

Mirrorless enthusiasts are familiar with Eye AF which is found on Sony mirrorless cameras, including the a7 III and a7R III against which the Z6 and Z7 compete.

Nikon’s upcoming firmware is planned that will add Eye-detection AF, CFexpress support and Raw video over HDMI to the Z6 and Z7, with AF and AE improvements also coming in mid-May. Check more details here. … Continue reading


Canon EOS RP Firmware Version 1.1.0 Released

Canon released a new firmware version 1.1.0 for EOS RP mirrorless camera. This is the first firmware update for EOS RP $1299 at B&HAdoramaAmazonYou can download this firmware update at Canon USA.

Canon is currently shipping the EOS RP camera. So, if you are interested or want to get as far to the front of the list as you can, you should probably go ahead and order yours now.

Details of Canon EOS RP firmware update 1.1.0 cna be found below. … Continue reading


Canon EOS RP vs Canon EOS 6D Mark II Specifications Comparison

Canon EOS RP vs Canon EOS 6D Mark II specifications comparisonCanon has released its entry-level full-frame mirrorless EOS RP camera for just $1300, let’s take a look at Canon EOS RP vs Canon EOS 6D Mark II comparison.

The EOS RP is a much cheaper entry point into Canon’s new EOS R system, features a 26MP CMOS sensor, Digic 8 processor and Dual Pixel AF system with 88% x 100% coverage and Eye AF. The camera can capture 4K/24p video with a substantial crop and has HDMI, headphone and microphone sockets.

Canon EOS RP Body w/EG-E1 Extension Grip & Canon Mount Adapter: $1299 at B&HAdoramaAmazon.

Canon EOS RP w/EF 24-105mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM, EG-E1 Extension Grip & Canon Mount Adapter: $1699 at B&HAdoramaAmazon.

Canon EOS RP w/RF 24-105mm f/4L IS, EG-E1 Extension Grip & Canon Mount Adapter: $2199 at B&HAdoramaAmazon. … Continue reading


Canon RF 14-21mm f/1.4L USM Lens Rumored for 2020

Canon is rumored to announce a new Canon RF 14-21mm f/1.4L USM Lens in the beginning of 2020. According to recent rumors, the company is currently working on a new super RF-mount lens. The L-series optic is a bright wide-angle zoom; Canon RF 14-21mm f/1.4L USM lens.

This will be another “world first” type of lenses from Canon just like the amazing RF 28-70mm f/2 L USM. Expect the price the same as Canon RF 28-70mm f/2 L USM Lens – $2,999 at Amazon | B&H Photo | Adorama.

Canon is expanding the RF series lens lineup and will introduce more glass for the full-frame mirrorless system. At the CP+ 2019, the company announced the development of 6 new RF lenses and two more mirrorless optic will join the party by the end of 2019 to early 2020. … Continue reading


Samyang MF 14mm f/2.8 RF & MF 85mm f/1.4 RF Lenses

Both the Samyang MF 14mm f/2.8 RF Lens and Samyang MF 85mm f/1.4 RF Lens now available for purchase. The two new Samyang lenses are RF mount and designed  for Canon full frame mirrorless camera.

The US price for Rokinon 14mm f/2.8 MF lens is $499, US price for Rokinon 85mm f/1.4 MF lens for Canon RF mount is $399. You can check availability at major stores like B&H Photo Video/Adorama.

Samyang has plans to announce 8 new lenses by the end of Q2 in 2019. The first one from the roadmap was the XP 10mm f/3.5 lens which was announced in February … Continue reading


Canon EOS RP in Stock & Shipping in the US

The entry-level Canon EOS RP full frame mirrorless camera is now in stock and shipping at major US stores.

Canon is currently shipping the EOS RP camera. So, if you are interested or want to get as far to the front of the list as you can, you should probably go ahead and order yours now. … Continue reading