Canon 5D Mark IV and 1D X Mark II Rumors

Canon 1D X

New rumors suggest that both the Canon 5D Mark IV and the 1D X Mark II will be announced early in 2015 (in the Jan/Feb time frame). The Canon 5D Mark III was announced in March 2012, while the 1D X was announced in October 2011. As such, early next year would be a fitting replacement time frame for both cameras. [Read more...]

Canon EOS 5D Mark III for $2574 – Deal Alert

Canon-5D-Mark-III

ebay (via getitdigital) has the Canon 5D Mark III for $2574.99 (reg. $3399) in limited quantity. These deals usually sell out pretty fast. Check it out here on ebay.

Please note: This is probably a gray market camera or it was part of a kit that the seller broke up to sell separately at a discounted rate. At the time of this post, ebay seller getitdigital has a 99.4% positive rating on ebay.

Handevision IBELUX 40mm f/0.85 Lens Available for Mirrorless Cameras

Handevision IBELUX 40mm f0.85 Lens

The Handevision IBELUX 40mm f/0.85 lens is a new lens designed for use with a variety of mirrorless cameras that provides a ridiculously bright f/0.85 max aperture. The lens is available for Fuji X-series, Micro Four Thirds, Sony E-series and Canon EF-M mounts. It retails for $2079.99. Check it out here at B&H Photo. [Read more...]

More Canon 7D Mark II Spec Rumors

Canon 7D Mark II Rumors

Recent rumors suggest that the Canon 7D replacement, tentatively called the 7D Mark II, will be getting more of a pro look and feel for its control systems. Specifically, the rumors assert that the 7D Mark II will feature an EOS-1 style top plate. As a result, there will be no mode dial and it will function more like a pro-level camera in terms of the external controls. [Read more...]