Canon Japan has released a full-size ultra-sensitive CMOS sensor called “35MMFHDXSCA”. It can capture color moving images under the low-light environment of 0.001 lux * 1 or less, which is difficult to recognize subjects with the naked eye . By utilizing this product, we can respond to a wide range of needs of super high sensitivity shooting such as astronomical observation, monitoring of natural disaster, industrial use etc. Read More »
The first Canon full frame mirrorless camera is expected to be announced around Photokina 2018 in September. According to lastest rumors, this full frame mirrorless camera will use a 30.4MP full frame sensor, which has same resolution as the EOS 5D Mark IV. It’s also been said that the camera will be an”EOS 5D Mark IV without a mirror”.
Canon published an article that they are exploring the Large Sensor Image Future. They shows a 20-cm-square large image sensor is the largest size that can be manufactured based on these dimensions, and is equivalent to nearly 40 times the size of a 35 mm full-frame CMOS sensor.
According to recently rumors on CR, the upcoming Canon EOS 5DS/5DS R Mark II will not see a big bump in resolution. The Canon EOS 5DS/R Mark II will be announced in the second half of 2018, likely at Photokina 2018.
Just a quick update from CR, it is confirmed that Canon EOS 6D Mark II will have a brand new 26MP full frame CMOS sensor. As rumored before, EOS 6D Mark II will be officially announced on June 29, 2017, shipping in early August.