Canon Store refurbished gear listings stocked up

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The place to look for the best deals. The Canon Store stocked up their inventory of refurbished gear (almost all items in stock, the best deals won’t last long). Many items have instant discounts. Check the links below, there are plenty of excellent deals that can be found.

Canon set to hold an “EOS 5D” event in Japan on August 27 (to display the EOS 5D Mark IV?)

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Canon Japan announced a series of “EOS 5D”-related events to be held in Japan on August 27. Is this to introduce the EOS 5D Mark IV?

While there is no explicit mention of new products, it seems to fit pretty well with a EOS 5D Mark IV announcement on August 25 or 25. If the EOS 5D Mark IV is in the picture above it could be the one on that’s on the very left (though you can not see a “Mark IV” moniker).

If I got the machine translated text right, there will be a first event with seminars and photo exhibitions with 13 photographers, and a nationwide (Japan) event, also with seminars and exhibitions, with 16 photographers.

The events seem to be all about the history of the EOS 5D series, from the beginning to what I guess will likely be the EOS 5D Mark IV.

We still do not have reliable information about the specifications of the EOS 5D Mark IV. 24MP or 28MP sensor resolution are both rumoured, WiFi and/or GPS should also be on board.

Click here to see all EOS 5D Mark IV rumors. Stay tuned…

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Today’s Gold Box deals at Amazon US, Amazon DE, Amazon UK, B&H Photo, eBay and Adorama

Using the Canon Camera Connect app – Amateur Photographer

This is How a Camera Adds 10 Pounds – PetaPixel

Surf Photography with the EOS-1DX Mark II – Canon DLC

Truly, madly, deeply: shooting in 4K underwater with the EOS-1D C – Canon Professional Network

Flagships compared: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II versus Nikon D5 – DPReview

7 Valuable Survival Tips For Filming in Dangerous Environments – Cinema 5D

41 reasons why you shouldn’t date a photographer – Photography Talk

Exposure settings: Digital noise – Canon Professional Network

NHK begins test broadcasting 8K TV over its satellite channels – News Shooter

Why patience is crucial for street photography – DIY Photography


Below: 5 Reasons Why You Need a 70-200mm Lens – DigitalRev TV


Below: Their BIGGEST Mistakes: Canon, Nikon, Sony, Pentax, Panasonic & Olympus – Tony & Chelsea Northrup

Save big on Canon EOS M3 kits with Electronic Viewfinder EVF-DC1 (starting at $469)

Save Big On Canon EOS M3 Kits With Electronic Viewfinder EVF-DC1 (starting At $469)

At a glance:

  • 24.2MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC 6 Image Processor
  • 3.0″ 1,040k-Dot Touchscreen Tilting LCD
  • Full HD 1080p Video at 24/25/30 fps
  • Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity with NFC
  • Hybrid CMOS AF System with 49 AF Points
  • ISO 100-12800, Expandable to 25600
  • Hot Shoe and Built-In Flash
  • 3.5mm Stereo Mic Input
  • Full Manual Control

B&H Photo has a cool deal on the Canon EOS M3 with electronic viewfinder EVC-DC1. First, the EOS M3 comes with a $200 instant discount and is on sale at $479. But it gets better. How to add the EVF-DC1: click “build bundle” on the right side, go to “optical and electronic viewfinders”, add the EVF-DC1, and the price for the kit goes down to $469. You get the electronic viewfinder practically free.

Click here to access the deal. The same trick works also with EOS M3 kits with lenses.

Reminder: We give away 5 copies of David Busch’s Canon EOS 80D Guide (last day to enter giveaway)

Reminder: We Give Away 5 Copies Of David Busch’s Canon EOS 80D Guide (last Day To Enter Giveaway)

Update: Congrats to Mihai, Anthony, Louis, Mary and Max! These are the winners of our EOS 80D book giveaway. You’l soon be contacted by Rocky Nook.

I am happy for a new giveaway together with the folks at Rocky Nook. We are giving away 2 print copies and 3 ebooks of David Busch’s Canon EOS 80D Guide to Digital SLR Photography.

All you have to do is following Rocky Nook and/or Canon Watch on Twitter and Facebook. The more you follow the more probability you have to win the book. You can enter the giveaway both for the print edition and the ebook edition of the book (just switch from one to the other by clicking the small arrow between the title and the follow options):

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The giveaway is open to all countries, and is over tomorrow!

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Samyang announce 35mm F1.2 ED AS UMC CS lens for mirrorless systems

Samyang Announce 35mm F1.2 ED AS UMC CS Lens For Mirrorless Systems

Samyang (Rokinon, Bowers etc) announced a new, super fast lens, the Samyang 35mm F1.2 ED AS UMC CS. The Samyang 35mm F1.2 is a lens for mirrorless camera systems, hence it will come with a mount for Canon’s EOS M system (and for Fuji X , Sony E and MFT mounts).

There are two models of this lens:

35mm F1.2 ED AS UMC CS (full specs)

  • Bright F1.2 aperture
  • Aspherical Lens
  • Ultra Multi Coating (UMC) of Samyang Optics
  • Compact and Light
  • Circular aperture with 9 blades
  • Smooth Focus Ring

35mm T1.3 AS UMC CS (full specs).

  • Bright T1.3 aperture
  • Aspherical Lens
  • Ultra Multi Coating (UMC) of Samyang Optics
  • Designed as Cine lens – Follow Focus Gear Rings and Declicked Aperture
  • Compact and Light
  • Circular aperture with 9 blades
  • Smooth Focus Ring

Samyang 35mm F1.2

Samyang 35mm F1.2

Samyang 35mm F1.2

Samyang 35mm F1.2