On August 23rd, Nikon will officially announce their two full frame mirrorless cameras: Nikon Z6 and Nikon Z7. While Canon is not in a rush to enter the mirrorless market, as rumored before, Canon may not announce their full frame mirrorless cameras before Photokina 2018 in September (There still a chance Canon will announce their development announcement before Photokina). The official announcement will be after Photokina 2018, most likely in October, and the release date for the first Canon full frame mirrorless camera will be at the end of this year or early next year.
As rumored before, Tamron has officially announced the new 17-35mm f/2.8 Di OSD lens for Canon full frame DSLR cameras. This compact lens, which weighs just 460g (16.2oz), features 15 elements, including low-dispersion and glass-molded aspherical elements. Both ‘BBAR’ and fluorine coatings are employed, with the latter helping to fingerprints and moisture from adhering to this weather-sealed lens. The Optimized Silent Drive motor promises ‘excellent AF speed and drive noise reduction,’ according to Tamron. The US price for this lens is $599, now available for pre-order at B&H Photo Video/Adorama. The release date for Canon EF mount is not yet announced, stay tuned.
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Yesterday, Nikon announced that they are developing a new Nikon full frame mirrorless camera system with a new lens mount, the official announcement will be on August 23rd, 2018. And rumored release date in late September to early October.
As rumored before, Canon will announce first full frame mirrorless camera around Photokina 2018 in September. Now it is also confirmed by CR, so we may see first Canon full frame mirrorless camera displayed at Photokina Show, and the release date of this camera will be at the end of this year.
Canon has officially announced the new Powershot G1 X Mark III high-end compact camera today (Pre-order at Amazon/B&H Photo/Adorama). It featured with a 24MP APS-C sensor from EOS 77D and EOS M5, Dual Pixel AF system and DIGIC 7 processor, a fixed 24-72mm equivalent f/2.8-5.6 zoom and combines them into a relatively compact body weighing just 400g/14oz. The US price for Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III is $1,299, will be shipping in November, 2017.
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