New Canon EOS/Lenses Unveiled

New Canon EOS/Lenses Unveiled


Canon U.S.A., Inc., has announced the new EOS 60D DSLR. It features a three-inch Vari-Angle Clear View LCD screen, EOS Full HD video recording with manual overrides including audio level control, and in-camera functionality for RAW image processing and Creative Filters to manipulate images after taking them.

Designed primarily for advanced amateurs, the EOS 60D replaces the EOS 50D and “boasts a broad array of new features that make it easier for photographers to add personal creativity to their images,” the company said.
“The EOS 60D has been designed to offer the image-capture and the Full HD video features customers are looking for as they continue to expand their photographic skills. The exciting new features of the EOS 60D make using a DSLR camera more attractive and easier than ever before. We want everyone to experience the great image quality a Canon DSLR can offer with features and functions that they will appreciate and use,” stated Yuichi Ishizuka, executive vice president and general manager, Consumer Imaging Group, Canon U.S.A.

Canon rounds out its Summer product introductions with four new L-series lenses and two new accessory extenders for professionals and advanced amateurs as well. Leading the introductions, the EF 8-15mm f/4L Fisheye USM provides professional photographers and cinematographers with a unique optical tool for capturing 180º angle-of-view shots on all EOS Digital SLR cameras.

For professionals and advanced amateurs looking to push their L-series Canon telephotos to the limit, Nikon has upgraded its two popular extenders with the new Canon Extender EF 1.4x III and Extender EF 2x III for additional telephoto reach and exceptional clarity.