EOS 1200D firmware update

EOS 1200D firmware update available EOS 1200D gets an update to the firmware to improve exposure when the camera is used with some of Canon’s tilt-shift lenses. While I think that very few EOS 1200D owners are likely to also have one of the TS-E lenses that causes the problem I always recommend keeping you camera firmware …

EOS-1D X firmware update

Canon releases EOS-1D X firmware update version 2.0.8 Canon has update dthe firmware for the EOS-1D X to address some strange problems where a camera setup with back button AF may still focus with the shutter release. Canon also notes that the camera settings files created on cameras with pre 2.0.7 firmware are not readable …

PhotoPlus magazine

I’ve been writing a regular monthly column title EOS S.O.S. in PhotoPlus magazine for almost six months now. Issue 105 just arrived and I want to ask you my dear readers for some help. I’m constantly looking for topics to write about and reader questions to answer so send ’em in… please. You can send …

The feature that's missing from canon EOS cameras

I have found that with the increasing configuration options and functionality of the cameras below the EOS-1D series I’m really missing one feature that is found on the EOS-1D models… “I want to be able to backup and restore my complete camera configuration” It takes a long time set up two cameras exactly the same …

Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM lens

Canon has launched the EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM a successor to the favoured lens of many Canon photojournalists The new EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM is the first lens to include Canon’s a Blue Spectrum Refractive optics (BR optics). BR Optics uses an engineered organic optical material that is part of a compound glass …

EISA awards 2015-16

It’s EISA awards time, and this year Canon’s latest cameras and lenses have picked up three EISA awards. The amazing 50MP EOS 5DS / EOS 5DS R twins were awarded the title of European Professional DSLR Camera 2015-2016. The EOS 7D Mark II was awarded the title European Prosumer DSLR Camera 2015-2016 and the EF 11-24mm f/4L USM …