An APS-C sensor equipped EOS R camera mentioned again [CR1]

In a couple of weeks, we’ll see the Canon EOS 90D released, a camera that has been rumored for quite some time to be a replacement for both the EOS 80D and EOS 7D Mark II. If the EOS 90D is more 80D than EOS 7D Mark II, then there could be a perceived hole in Canon’s lineup without an APS-C wildlife/sports camera.

Patent: Expanded dynamic range using DPAF sensors

Canon News has uncovered a patent showing how to increase dynamic range using DPAF equipped sensors.Here’s a breakdown of Canon Japan Patent Application 2019-129491 :

An RF super telephoto zoom on the way, likely in late 2020 [CR1]

We have been told that Canon is working on an EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM equivalent for the RF mount, though the lens may not have a matching focal length range.

Canon issues a security advisory for PTP equipped EOS DSLRs, EOS mirrorless and PowerShot...

From Canon:An international team of security researchers has drawn our attention to a vulnerability related to communications via the Picture Transfer Protocol (PTP), which is used by Canon digital cameras, as well as a vulnerability related to firmware updates.

Kickstarter: Universal Camera Strap – The Only Strap for Every Camera

Cameras are an expensive bit of kit and if you like to take pictures of your outdoor adventures or urban explorations, it’s definitely a good idea to get your hands on a reliable strap to keep your kit secure on the go. With that in mind, it’s hard to look beyond this ace looking KUVRD Universal Camera Strap which is funding over on Kickstarter now. Billed as the most versatile camera strap on the market, it has been designed, built and tested just for you. No matter your style, subject or setting, this strap will perform admirably.

Blackmagic Design announces new Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K with EF mount

FREMONT, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Blackmagic Design today announced the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K, a new handheld digital film camera with a full Super 35 size 6K HDR image sensor, 13 stops of dynamic range, an EF lens mount and dual native ISO up to 25,600 for incredible low light performance. This new model builds on the popularity of the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K but has a larger Super 35 sensor size with 6K resolution, allowing higher image quality. The EF lens mount model works with a wide range of lenses from companies such as Canon, Zeiss, Sigma and Schneider.

New firmware coming for the Canon EOS R [CR1]

We have been told that Canon is working on a new firmware version for the Canon EOS R. One of the things beings worked on is improved eye AF performance, most notably on subjects at a distance.

Deal: Canon EOS 5DS R body $1689 (Reg $3699)

Deals-all-year (99.9% approval) is selling the Canon EOS 5DS R body for $1689 (Reg $3699) via ebay.Canon EOS 5DS R body $1689 (Reg $3699)

Canon EOS 90D and Canon EOS M6 Mark II announcements coming at the end...

We’ve been reporting for quite some time that the Canon EOS 90D and Canon EOS M6 Mark II would be announced on or around August 28, 2019. Nokishita further confirms these reports.

Patent: Canon RF 50-80mm f/1.1, because crazy is good

We’ve been told that some “crazy” lenses were coming to the RF mount, and here’s a patent uncovered by Northlight that fits the bill.