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Canon has announced two new entry level SLR cameras Photo

Canon has announced two new entry level SLR cameras

Canon has announced two new entry level EOS series SLR cameras. The Rebel T7i (EOS 800D in Europe) and 77D both feature a 24.2 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) sensor and a 45-point all cross-type Dual Pixel phase detection AF system. Image processing is via the DIGIC 7 Image Processor with a native ISO range of 100–25600.

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Canon has announced the EOS M6 mirrorless camera Photo

Canon has announced the EOS M6 mirrorless camera

Canon has announced the EOS M6 mirrorless camera. It has a 24.2 Megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor which combined with a DIGIC 7 processor give a native ISO range of 100-25600. Autofocus is Dual Pixel CMOS, video is available in HD resolution at 60p and it is compatible with EF1, EF-S1 and EF-M lenses.

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Canon provides AF guide for EOS 1D X Mark II Photo

Canon provides AF guide for EOS 1D X Mark II

Canon has released an 148 page pdf guide to the EOS 1D X Mark II camera’s AF system. It provides: “Information about the effect of different AF Cases, and various other menu settings.” Although it is specific to the 1D X Mark II, most of the information will also apply to the EOS 5D Mark IV too.

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Canon announces new cameras at CES Photo

Canon announces new cameras at CES

At the CES Show in Las Vegas, Canon has so far announced an updated version of the G9 X compact camera, a “Video Creator” kit of the new camera bundled with an extra battery, a Manfrotto tripod and an SD card and 3 new Personal Camcorders.

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Canon introduces the XC15 4K camcorder Photo

Canon introduces the XC15 4K camcorder

Canon has introduced the XC15 4K camcorder. The new camera features XLR microphone inputs and “Look” modes that allow it to match footage captured by other Canon pro cameras. It features a one inch CMOS sensor and the DIGIC 5 image processor along with a 10X optical zoom lens.

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EOS 5D Mark IV news and reviews Photo

EOS 5D Mark IV news and reviews

Wetpixel is compiling the best information about the new Canon EOS 5D Mark IV and presenting it as a single source for those considering the new camera. In addition we have been looking at housing compatibility and by using superimposed images, can offer some early advice on housing compatibility. UPDATED 29 August.

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Canon announces the EOS 5D Mark IV and updated 16-35mm lens Photo

Canon announces the EOS 5D Mark IV and updated 16-35mm lens

Canon has finally announced the specifications of the much rumored EOS 5D Mark IV SLR camera. It has a new 30.4MP full frame sensor with a native ISO of 100 to 32,000, full 4K video at 24p or 30p, Dual Pixel AF in video and Live View modes and 61 AF points with 41 cross-points. Fast processing by the DIGIC 6+ processor allows up to 6fps. Canon has also announced an updated version of their popular 16-35mm lens. The EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM Ultra-Wide Zoom lens has improved durability and coatings.

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Service Advisory: EOS 1-DX Mark 2 and SanDisk CFast cards Photo

Service Advisory: EOS 1-DX Mark 2 and SanDisk CFast cards

Canon has announced that when the EOS-1D X Mark II is used with some SanDisk CFast cards, image corruption can occur. The issue is card, rather than camera related and a work around is to shoot a few extra non-critical frames before powering the camera down. These may corrupt, but this will prevent and critical images for being harmed. Canon is considering releasing a firmware update to address the problem.

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Canon announces firmware updates to video products Photo

Canon announces firmware updates to video products

Canon has announced a series of firmware updates for its Cinema EOS, Hd video and 4K Reference Display products. Among the refinements are Canon Log3 and control enhancements for the C300 Mark II, control enhancements for the C100 Mark II and a new file formate for the XA35 and XA30 cameras.

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Canon announces the XC10 video and still camera Photo

Canon announces the XC10 video and still camera

Canon has announced the XC10 “video and stills” camera. It is capable of UHD 4K footage onto an internal CFast card at 305Mbps. It has a 1” sensor which is also capable of producing 12 MP stills. In addition, Canon has also introduced the XF-AVC codec, with color at 4.2.2.

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