Canon 7D Rumors Round-Up

by on August 27, 2009

in Canon

Canon 7D

It’s been a pretty busy week with rumors and speculation about the Canon 7D flying all over the place.

Tuesday, September 1 appears to be the announcement date for the Canon 7D. [via Kamera & Bild]

Other tips suggest some features for the Canon 7D:

  • HD video
  • Flip screen
  • Weather sealing commensurate with the 5D Mark II
  • Pro level AF
  • Improved Live AF
  • Target toward sports, bird and wildlife photographers
  • Sports and wildlife photographers may have already been testing it
  • A step up for 40D/50D-series users

[via Northlight Images]

Other Canon 7D specs claimed to be very reliable:

  • Dual DIGIC 4
  • Built-in flash master
  • Full HD video
  • APS-C (1.6 Crop)
  • Non-articulating LCD

[via Canon Rumors]

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{ 6 comments }

1 Iris August 27, 2009 at 6:31 am

Need bigger sensor, the best choice would be APS-H with 12mpix

2 Grim August 27, 2009 at 6:44 am

THIS WILL BE THE D700 KILLER!

3 JohnV August 27, 2009 at 2:18 pm

Weather sealing commensurate with the 5D II. The Antarctic expedition with Michael Reichmann comes to mind.

4 Don August 28, 2009 at 12:32 pm

If no full frame then time to go nikon.

5 Eli September 21, 2009 at 5:49 pm

Full frame is always nice but good photographers work with what they are comfortable with, that is the difference between amateurs and professionals.

6 Sony-Canada September 22, 2009 at 1:07 am

you guys better look out cause Sony is in this Game also the new 7xx is due soon!! Sony have Canon and Nikon on the run of course Nikon use Sony CMOS Sensor.
$1999 for a 24mp Sony A850 FF and $1799 for a Nikon D300s. don’t matter to me i can make a Point and shoot work for me.but i still love my Sony DSLRs APS-C

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