Canon EOS M

Kipon plans electronic EOS to micro four thirds lens adapter

Kipon plans electronic EOS to micro four thirds lens adapter

You can already buy mounts that will adapt your Canon lenses to mirrorless cameras such as Sony’s NEX line, but you lose out on any electronic control in the process. Kipon, an accessory company famous for creating various mounts and adapters, has announced that it plans to sell a full electronic EOS to micro four thirds adapter. The timing is certainly interesting considering the Canon EOS-M was just announced this week, marking Canon’s own entry into the mirrorless camera market.

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Canon EOS M Japan reveals accessories coming late September

Canon EOS M Japan reveals accessories coming late September

Today Canon has done a marvelous job of beating up the news with bits of excitement on their brand new Canon EOS M camera system, the latest bit being some accessories not yet available to the public. What you'll be seeing here that's different from what's been revealed earlier today is a lovely new body jacket of many colors, matching neck straps, and an additional Speedlite for you flash shooters. You'll want to keep your pocketbooks open until September for these pieces of hardware add-ons for sure.

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Canon: EOS M is our DSLR gateway drug

Canon: EOS M is our DSLR gateway drug

Canon aims to break open a new market with its newly-announced Canon EOS M, straddling the divide between the traditional EOS DSLR audience and those who have higher expectations than point-and-shoots. "Although there's no question that this is an EOS camera" Canon UK's David Parry told TechRadar, "it's targeted at people who are not traditionally an EOS camera customer." The new model is Canon's first mirrorless interchangeable lens camera.

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Canon EOS M up for pre-order: Supplies already short

Canon EOS M up for pre-order: Supplies already short

Canon's EOS M mirrorless camera may have only been officially announced this morning - and not due to hit shelves until October - but if you want one from the first batch the advice is to flex your credit card today. Pre-order listings for the new EOS M have already gone live at some online retailers, priced at $799, along with warnings that initial stock is unlikely to be sufficient to meet demand from shutterbugs.

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Canon EOS M spills samples plus promo for the Instagram generation

Canon EOS M spills samples plus promo for the Instagram generation

Canon has released sample shots from the new EOS M mirrorless camera, along with a suitably uptempo promo video positioning the snapper as perfect for the impatient Instagram generation. The new gallery of stills and video clips put the EOS M through its paces in portrait, macro and landscape photography, as well as in low-light video situations, and if we weren't drooling over the new Canon before, we certainly are now.

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Canon EOS M 18MP mirrorless camera official for October

Canon EOS M 18MP mirrorless camera official for October

Canon has officially joined the mirrorless interchangeable lens camera crowd with the new Canon EOS M, an 18-megapixel compact with touchscreen control and sized for your pocket. Packing an APS-C CMOS sensor, ISO 100-12800 (expandable to 25600 in H mode) and Full HD video recording, the EOS-M uses the same DIGI 5 Image Processor found in Canon's DSLRs, along with a Hybrid CMOS autofocus system with 31 AF points, face detection and multi-point AF.

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