Just Announced: Canon EOS R Mirrorless Full Frame Camera System

 

Today Canon announced their new Canon EOS R Full Frame Mirrorless System. The foundation of this system is an entirely new lens mount, designed for optical excellence today and incredible optical potential for the future.

The new Canon EOS R Full Frame Body includes a multitude of specifications including:

  • 30.3 Megapixel Full Frame CMOS Sensor
  • ISO range 200 – 40,000
  • Dual Pixel AF and Focus Guide
  • Eye Detection AF
  • Focus Peaking
  • Phase-difference detection system with image sensor
  • High Speed Continuous shooting: Max, approximately 8fps
  • Video: 4K 30p, Full HD 60p, HD 120p
  • Silent Shutter
  • Magnesium Alloy Body
  • Built-In EVF with 3.69 Million Dots
  • Vari-angle Touchscreen LCD

Weighing in at a mere 1.28 pounds, this camera will be a joy to travel with or enjoy on those days when you want to carry a smaller camera. 

Jimmy Chin, Canon Explorer of Light
Canon EOS R w/ RF 50MM f/1.2 L USM
Settings: 1/400s | f/6.3 | ISO 100

 

Jimmy Chin, Canon Explorer of Light
Canon EOS R w/ RF 50MM f/1.2 L USM
Settings: 1/400s | f/6.3 | ISO 100

“Having a new lens system that’s extremely sharp. Having the adaptability to us existing EF Lenses. This is the kind of system I’ve been waiting for.” – Jimmy Chin, Canon Explorer of Light.

 

Along with the announcement of their new camera, includes a line up of RF lenses. These lenses are designed to work with the new EOS R Full Frame body. If you are already invested in Canon lenses, you can purchase a mount adapter, allowing you to use your EF/EF-S lenses on this newer camera.

This new EOS R Lens line-up includes

 

RF 28-70mm f/2 L USM

A flexible, zoom lens, offering a great range of focal lengths for landscape, street, travel and even portrait photography.

RF 50mm f/1.2 L USM

Open up the world of low light with this gorgeous lens, capture great detail and beautiful background blur.

RF 24-105MM f/4 L IS USM

If you only want to carry one lens, this could be the one, the range of this zoom has you covered!

RF 35MM F/1.8 Macro IS STM

Capture details and get close with this compact, lightweight macro lens.

 

Image by Lindsay Adler, Canon Explorer of Light
Canon EOS R w/RF 28-70mm f/2 L IS USM Lens
Settings: 1/100s | f/2.0 | ISO 800

 

Image by Lindsay Adler, Canon Explorer of Light
Canon EOS R w/RF 24-105mm f/4 L IS USM Lens
Settings: 1/200s | f/4 | ISO 320

“I was thrilled to see how the system’s new features made my job easier and allowed my to capture striking, storytelling imagery, without having to worry if the gear could keep up.” – Lindsay Adler, Canon Explorer of Light