2018-09-05

Canon announce EOS R full-frame mirrorless system

new lens Canon have today announced their long-awaited full-frame mirrorless camera - the EOS R, featuring a new RF Mount. Canon are looking to 'unlock the future of photography', with a new RF Mount that allows exciting new lenses to be developed, including a market-first – the 28-70mm f2! 

First glance also suggests that the autofocus system will be incredible in low light - up to -6EV without hunting, according to Canon. 





Canon EOS R range and RF lenses

Canon EOS R Mirrorless Camera and Kits:



Canon EOS R (body only) - £2,349
Canon EOS R 24-105mm kit - £3,269



RF lenses:


Canon RF 24-105mm f/4 L IS USM - £1,119

Canon RF 28-70mm f/2 L USM - £3049


Canon - Canon RF 50mm f/1.2 L USM - £2,349

Canon RF 35mm f/1.8 IS STM Macro Lens - £519


A new lens - the 28-70mm is a market first with a constant f/2




EOS R Mount Adapters:

The standard adapter allows the new EOS R to be fully compatible with a range of over 90 EF and EFS lenses. There are also three special adaptors, listed below:

Canon EOS R Mount adaptor for EF and EFS lenses - £99

The Control Ring Mount Adapter EF-EOS R adds a control ring like those found on RF lenses:

Control Ring Mount Adapter EF-EOS R - £199
 



The Drop in Filter Mount Adapter allows you to use either a circular polariser or a variable Neutral Density filter:




More information to follow - we'll be getting hands-on very soon, so check back for some in-depth discussion and our first impressions!

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