It’s looking a lot like Christmas, but as I was preparing for a couple of quiet days I noticed that a week or so back there was a firmware update for the EOS 6D. EOS 6D Firmware 1.1.6 Firmware Version 1.1.6 incorporates the following fixes: Firmware Version 1.1.6 is for cameras with firmware up to …

For all the wildlife and sports photographers that bought one of the new EOS 7D Mark II cameras last week Canon has introduced a new version of a popular favourite lens. Say hello to the EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM My first thoughts after looking at the specifications and details; it’s good to see …

PowerShot G7 X I love my PowerShot S-series cameras, and with the new PowerShot G7 X it appears that Canon have combined the looks and design of the S-series with a G-series feature set. As an avid Speedlite user the only thing I can see missing is the hotshoe. Like the other G-series cameras the …

With the EOS 7D Mark II comes three new Canon lenses: EF 400mm f/4 DO IS II USM EF 24-105mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM With over 100 million EF lenses produced since the EOS system was introduced, Canon has added three new lenses to the already extensive line-up. EF 400mm f/4 DO …

Canon announces EOS 7D Mark II It’s been years in the making, and now the EOS 7D Mark II is finally out in the light.   EOS 7D Mark II specifications 20.2 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) sensor ISO 100–16000 (expandable to H1: 25600, H2: 51200) Dual DIGIC 6 Image Processors High speed continuous shooting up to …

TOKYO, September 2, 2014 — Canon Inc. commemorated today the 80th anniversary of the birth of Japan’s first 35mm focal-plane-shutter camera, dubbed the Kwanon, which was produced in prototype form in 1934. The engineers who created the camera decided to name it after Kwannon, the Buddhist goddess of mercy, hoping the deity would share her …