Canon to announce EOS-1D X equivalent EOS R system camera in 2021?


According to a report in the Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, one among Japan’s major newspapers, Canon will introduce a very skilled EOS R system digicam in 2021.

Within the report, in addition they state that early prototypes have already been manufactured and are in testing.

The article additionally means that it’s going to take Canon one other three years to get the RF lens lineup to match up with the breadth and depth of the EF lineup. This appears fairly possible, lenses will not be straightforward to engineer and manufacture.

Canon additionally mentions that they’re engaged on a converter/adapter to show a mirrorless digicam right into a DSLR.

We’re additionally creating a converter that may be a part of a mirrorless digicam to an interchangeable lens for a single-lens reflex digicam.

We’re unsure how that’s going to work, however Canon News reminds of a patent from back in January 2018 which will give us some clue as to what they’re engaged on.