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Canon EF 10mm f/2.8L USM patent (not fish-eye)

EF 10mm f/2.8L

Canon filed a patent for an EF 10mm f/2.8L USM lens. The interesting fact: this is not a fish-eye lens!

  • Patent Publication No. 2015-102620
    • Published 2015.6.4
    • Filing date 2013.11.22
  • Example 3
    • Focal length f = 10.30mm
    • Fno. 2.88
    • Half angle of view ω = 64.54 °
    • Image height 21.64mm
    • Lens length 124.58mm
    • BF 38.00mm
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Still Live: Canon EOS 7D Mark II deal – $1,249 (compare at $1,699)

EOS 7D Mark II

eBay seller ElectronicsValley (98.5% positive ratings) has the Canon EOS 7D Mark II on sale for $1,249. Compare at $1,699. Free shipping in the US. Please note: this may be a grey import item. More Canon deals on eBay.

EOS 7D Mark II specs:

  • 20.2MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • Dual DIGIC 6 Image Processors
  • 3.0″ 1.04m-Dot Clear View II LCD Monitor
  • Full HD 1080p/60 Video & Movie Servo AF
  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF with Live View
  • 65-Point All Cross-Type Phase-Detect AF
  • Native ISO 16000, Extended to ISO 51200
  • 10 fps Shooting at Full Resolution
  • Built-In GPS Receiver & Digital Compass
  • Magnesium Alloy Body Construction

Canon EOS 5DS in stock at B&H Photo and Amazon (it’s shipping!)

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Update: Adorama has both the EOS 5DS and EOS 5DS R in stock.

Today is the day the Canon EOS 5DS and EOS 5DS R start shipping. The EOS 5DS is listed as in stock and ready to ship at B&H Photo and Amazon for $3,699. Hard to say how long they will have stock, but if I was after an EOS 5DS I would put my order immediately.

EOS 5DS specifications:

  • 50.6 MP Full-Frame CMOS Sensor
  • Dual DIGIC 6 Image Processors
  • 3.2″ 1.04m-Dot ClearView II LCD Monitor
  • Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 30 fps
  • 61-Point High Density Reticular AF
  • ISO 100-6400; 5 fps Continuous Shooting
  • 150,000-Pixel RGB+IR Metering Sensor
  • User-Selectable Shutter Release Time Lag
  • Anti-Flicker Compensation

Canon EOS 5DS: Amazon | B&H Photo | Digitalrev | eBay | Adorama | Canon USA | Canon EOS 5DS R: Amazon | B&H Photo | Digitalrev | eBay | Adorama | Canon USA

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Canon EOS 5DS sample photos taken with EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II

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Click the image to view the gallery

Our friends at Photography Blog are testing the Canon EOS 5DS without pause. A new gallery of 80 JPG and 42 raw images taken with a final production version of the EOS 5Ds and the Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM lens was just posted. Candid street portraits taken in Covent Garden, London.

The Canon EOS 5DS and EOS 5DS R start official shipping tomorrow. However, it’s an open secret that some customers have already got theirs.

Canon EOS 5DS: Amazon | B&H Photo | Digitalrev | eBay | Adorama | Canon USA | Canon EOS 5DS R: Amazon | B&H Photo | Digitalrev | eBay | Adorama | Canon USA

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[via Photography Blog]