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New Canon Announcements

Canon EOS 7D

Canon 7D

Canon EOS 7D is a new product, a high-end camera with APS-C sensor.
7D borrows some of the features of the 5D Mark2, such as Full HD (1920 x 1080) Video and wide ISO Range of 50 – 128,000 and in addition it introduces new features:

  • A new 19 points Auto-Focus system!
  • A new Canon iFCL Metering System (Intelligent Focus, Color, Luminance)
  • 8 Frames per Second (vs. 3.8 FPS in 5D Mark 2)
  • Built-in SpeedLite transmitter to remote control multiple off-camera flashes – The built in transmitter removes from the need for ST-E2.

Canon 7D release also introduce a new wireless file transmitter.

EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM lens

Canon EF 100mm Macro

The new canon 100m Macro introduces a new Hybrid IS mechanism which should be more effective to camera shake in close-ups.

Canon also exposed new AF-S lenses: EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM & EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS lenses.

Canon G11

Canon G11

In case you missed the announcement few weeks ago, Canon introduced a new model to the G series called G11.

G11 lowers the Mbit count from 14Mbit of the G10 to a 10Mbit sensor but with an improved handling of high ISO.

In addition, G11 is release with a new 2.8″ vari-angle LCD (instead of the static 3.0″ in G10).