These New Canon Cameras and Lenses are on the Approach
Canon has been fairly busy recently. Between new patents, the long-lasting model can be engaged on some new lens and digicam releases.
In response to the always-useful web site Canon Rumors, Canon is engaged on bulletins for 2 new cameras and two new lenses.
The cameras would be the much-anticipated EOS R8 full-frame mirrorless digicam and the EOS R50 digicam with an APS-C sensor.
As for the lenses, Canon followers can quickly stay up for a brand new 24-50mm f/4.5-6.3 IS STM lens that we already lined not too long ago as a rumored February launch, and a brand new RF-S 55-210mm f/5-7.1 IS STM lens mannequin.
The particular particulars of specs and options for these lenses and cameras are a bit gentle on the bottom up to now however from what’s been floating round, the Canon R8 will retail for roughly $1,499 (physique solely) and for $1,699 with the RF 24-50mm lens included.
For a full-frame digicam, it is a notably low worth, particularly for a new-release mannequin from a model like Canon.
The R8 will in all probability have a spread of specs and options that place it proper between Canon’s current R7 and R10 fashions, however it may also embrace just a few new options.
As for the EOS R50, it’s going to be a finances APS-C digicam that’s rumored to be properly priced at $679. Its worth will repordely bump as much as $1,029 with RF-S 18-45mm f/4.5-6.3 and RF-S 55-210mm f/5.7-7.1 IS STM lenses included with the physique.
The above worth vary for the EOS R50 appears like an important deal given the important specs that we are able to anticipate from this digicam mannequin. What’s extra, the lenses are practically certain to be good performers for a broad vary of images eventualities.
Canon’s RF 24-50mm lens is especially price noting right here for a second. As we described in an earlier report, its focal vary makes this lens extraordinarily versatile for a broad vary of important video and picture makes use of.
Moreover, its reputed compact dimension will make it particularly handy for avenue images. We are able to’t make sure in regards to the precise worth of the RF 24-50mm lens, however we’re guessing that it is going to be affordably priced.
The RF-24-50 may also flip right into a attainable start line for an entire renaissance of recent compact, finances zoom and prime lenses from Canon.
We’ll report extra because the CP+ digicam and video gear occasion in Japan unfolds over the approaching days and weeks.