Sigma CEO Says They Are Trying Their Best To Make RF Mount Lenses

Canon Rf Mount

We know that Canon doesn’t really support or motivate third parties to build RF mount lenses. See here for more.

In an interview with Spanish site Photolari, Sigma’s CEO Kazuto Yamaki says his company is doing what they can to make RF mount lenses. The interviewer asks his questions in Spanish (with English subtitles) and Mr. Kazuto Yamaki answers in English.

Canon Gear Will Become More Expensive Soon, Report

Viltrox Eos R7 Eos R10 Canon Cameras Europe Canon Eos R1 Eos R Rf 14-35mm Olympic Games Ef-mount Rudy Winston

Canon cameras and lenses will see increased prices, Canon Japan let’s us know.

Canon Japan posted a press release where they tell that certain Canon cameras and lenses will soon get a price increase.

About product price revision (updated on October 20, 2022)

Canon Marketing Japan Inc. will revise the prices of some products and consumables.
Until now, we have made every effort to maintain product prices, but it has become difficult to maintain prices through corporate efforts alone.

Therefore, in order to continue to provide high-quality products and services, we will revise the prices as follows.

October 20 “Interchangeable Lens Camera/Interchangeable Lens/Compact Digital Camera/Binoculars/CINEMA EOS/Professional Video Camera” was added.

Price revision date and target products

Products whose prices will be revised from Friday, November 4, 2022

Interchangeable lens camera: 19 products
Interchangeable lenses for interchangeable-lens cameras: 42 products
Binoculars: 2 products
Compact digital camera: 2 products
CINEMA EOS: 1 product
Professional video camera: 1 product

See here for the full list of Canon products that will get a price increase.

Canon EOS-1D X Mark III Firmware Update Released (ver. 1.6.2)

Canon Eos-1d X Mark Iii Sensor

Canon released a new Canon EOS-1D X Mark III firmware. It’s version 1.6.2.

Canon EOS-1D X Mark III Firmware Update Version 1.6.2 incorporates the following fixes:

1. Fixes an issue that, in rare cases, displays an Error Code 70 after the camera has been connected to a network for a prolonged period of time.

2. Fixes minor issues.

If the camera’s firmware is already Version 1.6.2, it is not necessary to update the firmware.

You can download Canon EOS-1D X Mark III firmware 1.6.2 here.

Updated [possible] Canon EOS R6 Mark II Specifications

Canon Eos R5 Mark Ii Canon EOS R6 Mark Ii Rf Mount Eos R6 Mark Ii Rf 300mm Rf 35mm Canon Eos R100 Rf 24mm F/1.8 Rf-s Canon Eos R7 Eos R100 Canon High Resolution Eos R R10 Eos C5 Canon Eos R1 Eos R5c Canon Rf 16mm Rf 35mm F/1.2L EF Lenses Tilt-shift Lenses Rumor

Yesterday a first specification list for the Canon EOS R6 Mark II surfaced. Today some new bits got added.

The newly surfaced specifications are in bold)

  • 24mp Full-frame CMOS Sensor
  • Dual Pixel RAW / RAW burst
  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF
  • In-body stabilization
  • Digital Tele-Converter
  • 12fps Mechanical
  • Hybrid Auto
  • 4K 30p (no crop)
  • 4K 60p (cropped)
  • Canon Log 3/HDR PQ
  • Cloud RAW processing
  • RF/RF-S Lenses
  • SD/SDHC dual card slot
  • similar form factor as the EOS R6

That’s all for now. Stay tuned…

Source: Canon Rumors

The 2022 5DayDeal Photography Bundle Is Here (worth $2200+, get it for $98)

5daydeal Photography Bundle

Here is the new 5DayDeal Photography Bundle for 2022.

Get a huge amount of training and learning material, and tools and more for just $98, consider the whole package is worth more than $2200.

Various bundles are available but likely your best bet is to get the main bundle. See here all available bundles, what they contain and how to purchase them.

Here is a short overview of the bundles and what they contain: