Tag: Canon

Canon EF 11-24mm f4L USM review – the ultimate wide zoom!

The Canon EF 11-24mm f4L USM is a high-end ultra-wide zoom lens designed for Canon’s full-frame EOS DSLRs. It’s the World’s widest rectilinear zoom lens, boasting minimal geometric distortion across the focal range despite the extreme coverage. Mounted on a full-frame system, it’ll capture an enormous field-of-view of 126.5 degrees across the diagonal at the […]

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Hands-on with the Canon EOS 77D

Hands-on with the Canon EOS 77D The new EOS 77D (EOS 9000D in some regions) slots in-between the Rebel T7i (EOS 800D) and the EOS 80D, and incorporates a lot of the same features as the latter at a lower price-point: $ 900 body-only compared to $ 1100. Based around the same 24MP sensor, the 77D also […]

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dPS Writer’s Favorite Lens – the Canon 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 L-Series Lens

Last August I bought the Canon 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM L-series lens for myself as a birthday gift. Since then it’s been in almost constant use as I’ve photographed horses and wildlife in Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Nevada, and Utah. I’ve made more than 14,000 images with it in the last five months! Read […]

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Canon EF 70-300mm F4-5.6 IS II USM sample gallery update

The Canon EF 70-300mm F4-5.6 IS II USM is a full-frame lens, but this budget-friendly, stabilized tele-zoom will likely appeal to owners of APS-C bodies too. So we’ve updated our initial sample gallery, shot on the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV, with some more images captured with the EOS 80D. Check out the full gallery […]

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Canon EF 50mm f1.8 STM review – the nifty-thrifty-fifty returns!

Canon’s EF 50mm f1.8 STM is a low-priced standard prime lens for the EOS range of DSLRs. It’s the long-awaited replacement for the EF 50mm f1.8 II, the most successful lens in the EF catalogue, yet one that’s actually 24 years old. The latest version promises smoother out-of-focus effects, and a closer focusing distance of […]

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Canon releases downloadable EOS-1D X Mark II AF Setting Guidebook

Canon has released a downloadable 100MB PDF guide book for the EOS-1D X Mark II camera’s AF system. According to the company, this guide ‘will clarify many of the details about’ this AF system, including menu settings, the effect of various AF Cases, and more. Canon goes on to point out that most of the information found in […]

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Canon granted third most US patents in 2016

Apple, Google and Intel are considered some of the world’s most innovative companies, but you might be surprised to learn that in 2016 camera maker Canon was granted more United States patents than all those technology giants. With a total of 3,665 patents, Canon placed itself third on the annual IFI Claims ranking, just behind IBM […]

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