After the news of the Canon EOS R’s announcement settled, I kept coming back to a few of the features. I think it is pretty special in some key ways. The most striking advancement in my eyes is the ability to autofocus at f/11. [Read more…]
The Canon EOS R appears that it will use a new mount, the RF mount, and it will require an adapter in order to use EF lenses with it, which is contrary to previous rumors and speculation. Inside, the camera features a 30.3MP full frame CMOS sensor along with Canon’s famous Dual Pixel AF system. [Read more…]
[UPDATE: This rumor now appears to be false.]
The latest rumors about the upcoming Canon full frame mirrorless camera suggest that it will accept Canon EF lenses on the camera . . . without the need for a mount adapter!
“From this information, it’s a working theory that the RF and EF mount will differ slightly and EF lenses will mount on the RF mount and cause it to “switch” to the EF protocol.”
That’s a big deal. Back in 2015, I said Canon needed to build an A7-like camera with an EF mount: [Read more…]
B&H has the Canon 5D Mark IV with the BG-E20 battery grip, along with the Rode VideoMic Pro and Revo shoulder rig for $3249.95 (reg. $3879.95). The deal also includes two spare batteries, a Watson dual LP-E6 battery charger, camera bag and a SanDisk Extreme Pro SDXC 64GB memory card. Check it out while it lasts here at B&H Photo.