Time To Check The Canon Store For Refurbished Gear

Eos R5 8k Video

Canon restocked their refurbished gear listing. It’s a good time to check the listings. Some of the best deals might be there.

Refurbished Canon EOS R5 and EOS R6 bodies are available. Many RF lenses too. Hurry up, the best deals won’t last for long.

There is a lot to explore:


Hand-picked deals are listed here.

Deal pages:

Refurbished lenses and DSLRs at Canon Store (best deals might be found here)

Save $10 on Luminar 4 and/or Aurora HDR 2019 using our code “WATCH” at checkout.

Canon EOS R6 Review – How Does The All-round Camera Hold Up?

Canon Eos R6 Review

Here is a new Canon EOS R6 review. The EOS R6 is the EOS R5‘s little sibling and a slightly neglected camera (by reviewers).

At a glance:

  • 20MP Full-Frame CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC X Image Processor
  • 4K60p and FHD 120p 10-Bit Internal Video
  • Sensor-Shift 5-Axis Image Stabilization
  • 12 fps Mech. Shutter, 20 fps E. Shutter
  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF II with 1053 Points
  • 0.5″ 3.69m-Dot OLED EVF
  • 3″ 1.62m-Dot Vari-Angle Touchscreen LCD
  • Subject Tracking with Deep Learning
  • Dual SD UHS-II Memory Card Slots

Taylor Jackson posted a rather exhaustive Canon EOS R6 review as video. A review we recommend you watch if you are interested in this neat all-rounder mirrorless camera.

Here is the table of contents for the impatient:

  • Table of contents: 0:00
  • Canon R6 Review 0:55
  • Current Canon R6 Kit
  • 2:34 New Flash I’m Using
  • 3:58 It Takes The Challenge Away
  • 5:00 One Problem With The Canon R6
  • 5:55 Is 20 Megapixels Enough?
  • 6:24 Firmware 1.4.0 and Dual Video Record
  • 7:37 Why I’m Not Getting a Canon R3
  • 9:02 Autofocus is Amazing
  • 10:21 Low Light High ISO Performance Is Incredible
  • 11:51 Dynamic Range is More Than Good Enough
  • 12:29 Video
  • 13:14 IBIS
  • 15:02 Overheating Still a Problem (and workarounds)
  • 16:07 Weather Sealing
  • 16:47 Price Point
  • 18:09 Battery Life
  • 19:28 Conclusion, and Closing Thoughts

The EOS R6 sports many features shared with the EOS R5, a class leading autofocus system for instance, and the R6 has an imaging sensor derived not less than from the flagship EOS-1D X Mark III. For more Canon EOS R6 review stuff see here. User manuals are available for download for the EOS R5 and the EOS R6.

Canon EOS R6:

America: B&H Photo, Adorama, Amazon USA, Amazon CA, KEH Camera, Canon CA, Canon USA
Europe & UK: Amazon DE, Amazon UK, Wex Photo Video, Park Cameras, Canon DE, Canon UK

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Canon Released DPP 4.15.0 And Other Utilities With Support For Unreleased R5 Firmware

Canon EOS R6 Review Camera Sales

We know Canon will soon release a new firmware update for the Canon EOS R5 and EOS R6. The upcoming firmware 1.4.0 already shows up in the latest Digital Photo Professional (DPP) and other Canon software.

Canon released new version for DPP (4.15.0), EOS Utility (3.13.30), and Picture Style Editor (1.26.0). Fun fact: all utilities have a release date in the future (8/19/21). Guess that’s the day Canon will release the new firmware updates.

You can download the latest Canon DPP and the other software from here.

Changes for Digital Photo Professional 4.15.0 for macOS :

- Supports Firmware Version 1.5.0 or later for the EOS-1D X Mark III
- Supports Firmware Version 1.4.0 or later for the EOS R5
- Supports Firmware Version 1.4.0 or later for the EOS R6

The Definitive Canon EOS R5 vs EOS R6 Comparison

Eos R5 Vs Eos R6 Review

Want to learn about the differences between the Canon EOS R5 and Canon EOS R6? Here is the EOS R5 vs EOS R6 comparison you need.

Kevin Raposo compares the Canon EOS R5 vs EOS R6. A very detailed breakdown of more than 20 aspects that differentiate the two cameras. Enjoy.

More Canon EOS R5 vs EOS R6 comparison reviews are listed here.

I have the impression the EOS R6 flies a bit under the radar and doesn’t get the attention it deserves. There are many features that the R6 shares with the EOS R5, a class leading autofocus system for instance, and the R6 has an imaging sensor derived not less than from the flagship EOS-1D X Mark III. For more Canon EOS R6 review stuff see here. User manuals are available for download for the EOS R5 and the EOS R6. the EOS R5 overheating hysteria is listed here.

Canon EOS R5:

America: B&H Photo, Adorama, Amazon USA, Amazon CA, KEH Camera, Canon CA, Canon USA
Europe & UK: Amazon DE, Amazon UK, Wex Photo Video, Park Cameras, Canon DE, Canon UK

Canon EOS R6:

America: B&H Photo, Adorama, Amazon USA, Amazon CA, KEH Camera, Canon CA, Canon USA
Europe & UK: Amazon DE, Amazon UK, Wex Photo Video, Park Cameras, Canon DE, Canon UK

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The Canon EOS R6 Got C Log 3, Here Is How It Works And How To Set Up

Canon Eos R6 C Log 3

The latest firmware update for the Canon EOS R6 brought C Log 3. See how it works and how to set it up.

Alex Pizarro talks C Log 3 on the Canon EOS R6 in the short video below.

The EOS R6 sports many features shared with the EOS R5, a class leading autofocus system for instance, and the R6 has an imaging sensor derived not less than from the flagship EOS-1D X Mark III. For more Canon EOS R6 review stuff see here. User manuals are available for download for the EOS R5 and the EOS R6.

EOS R6 at a glance:

  • 20mp Full-frame CMOS sensor
  • Sensor-based image stabilisation (IBIS) – works with any lens
  • 3.69m dot electronic viewfinder (EVF), 0.76x magnification
  • 3.0inch vari-angle touch-screen, 1.62m dots
  • 12 / 20fps continuous shooting (mechanical / electronic)
  • ISO100 to ISO102400, Low ISO50, High ISO204800
  • 6072 autofocus points/positions
  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF
  • Face and Eye-AF tracking
  • Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
  • Dual SD card slots
  • 4K UHD 60/30/25/24fps
  • FullHD High-speed 120/100fps
  • HDR FullHD Video

Canon EOS R6:

America: B&H Photo, Adorama, Amazon USA, Amazon CA, KEH Camera, Canon CA, Canon USA
Europe & UK: Amazon DE, Amazon UK, Wex Photo Video, Park Cameras, Canon DE, Canon UK

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Firmware Update: Canon EOS R6 & EOS-1D X III Get Log 3 And Simultaneous Video Recording To 2 Cards

Canon Firmware EOS R6 Firmware

New firmware updates for the Canon EOS R6 and the Canon EOS-1D X Mark III.

Canon EOS R6 firmware 1.4.0 incorporates the following enhancements and fixes (download):

1. Adds [Canon Log 3] to [Canon Log settings]. 
2. Simultaneous movie recording on card 1 and card 2 has been added.
3. Improves operation stability when using the RF400mm F2.8 L IS USM and RF600mm F4 L IS USM.
4. Fixes an issue in which, during HDMI connection, if the camera's screen turns off, a zebra pattern
is displayed via the HDMI output.
5. Fixes an issue in which sufficient image stabilization effects may not be attained immediately after the start of shooting.

Canon EOS-1D X Mark III firmware 1.5.0 incorporates the following enhancements and fixes (download):

1. Adds [Canon Log 3] to [Canon Log settings]. 
• Support for RAW movies shot with Canon Log 3 and RAW (Light) will be available in a future version of Cinema RAW Development and in Digital Photo Professional software.
• Support for the processing of RAW movies shot with Canon Log 3 and the application of Viewing LUT will be available in a future version of Digital Photo Professional software.
2. Simultaneous movie recording on card 1 and card 2 has been added, however RAW movies and RAW(Light) movies cannot be recorded simultaneously on card 1 and card 2.
3. Support for the VPG 400(Video Performance Guarantee Profile), a standard based on the CFexpress 2.0 specification, has been added.
4. Fixes an issue in which there are rare instances where the shooting settings for Still Photo mode are retained when a user switches to Movie mode.