Imaging-Resource has published a new interview with Canon Executive, taking about the Canon EOS R full frame mirrorless system. Canon Executive said that 8K video capable EOS R camera is already in the roadmap, which means this camera will coming in next several years.
Canon has filed a new RF lens patent in Japan: RF 90mm f/2.8L IS Macro Lens.
Canon has filed a new lens patent for upcoming Canon RF lenses. This new lens is RF 24-70mm f/4L IS USM lens. This lens will likely be a new kit lens for Canon EOS R full frame mirrorless cameras. See the detail below:
Canon recently has filed two new diffractive optics lenses in Japan. These two lenses are 300mm f/2.8 DO & 400mm f/2.8 DO. According to patents, these two lenses are probably RF mount lenses. We may see these lenses announced in 2020 with EOS R verison EOS-1D X Mark II.
Since Canon EOS R announced before Photokina 2018, there will be no new cameras & lenses to be announced in 2018. We’re now going to see more emphasis from Canon on rebates and deals for the upcoming Black Friday & Cyber Monday and the Christmas shopping season. As in last year, there will be great deals on 5D Mark IV, 6D Mark II, 7D Mark II, 80D, T7i and even on new released EOS R.