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Canon Speedlite 600EX II-RT shoots longer, simpler; EF-M 28mm Macro sports clever built-in ring flash


Alongside its consumer-friendly PowerShot SX620 HS long-zoom pocket camera which launched today, Canon has also revealed two further new products aimed a little higher up the photographic food chain: The Canon EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM lens, and the Canon Speedlite 600EX II-RT flash strobe. We'll be looking at...

Third time’s a charm? Canon EOS M3 coming to USA, we post First Shots from their latest mirrorless ILC


After being announced back in February for both the European and Asian markets, the Canon EOS M3 is finally coming Stateside -- and we've got First Shots! After a rather lackluster response, at least in the US, to the original EOS M, Canon -- or Canon USA, at least -- decided to hold off on releasing the subsequent EOS...

Long-zoom bonanza: Tamron launches powerful new zooms for mirrorless and full-frame DSLR


No matter what type of interchangeable-lens camera you own, there's a pretty good chance that Tamron has a new lens for you today. The company has just launched three new long-zoom optics that, together, will be available for five lens mounts, both mirrorless and DSLR.

Perhaps the most interesting of the three is...

Canon Q&A: The future of EOS mirrorless and the challenges of on-sensor AF

Mr. Go Tokura
Group Executive,
ICP Group 2,
Image Communications Products Operations,
Canon Inc.

During the CP+ photography tradeshow in Japan, Imaging Resource publisher and editor-in-chief Dave Etchells met for interviews with executives from some of the best-known brands in the camera business. Since the...

Canon EF-M lens options increased by half, as new ultrawide zoom launches in Europe

Until now, life for owners of Canon's first compact system camera, the EOS M mirrorless, has been uncomplicated -- or depending on your point of view, perhaps limited. Almost a year after the EOS M first launched, the system has but two native lens options: an 18-55mm zoom lens, and a 22mm prime whose focal length is already covered by that...

Samyang Asia launches 16mm f/2 lens for most every mount under the sun

If you like to take full advantage of the manual capabilities of your interchangeable-lens camera to unleash your artistic side, Korean lens manufacturer Samyang Optics has just announced a new creation that's likely to picque your interest. Over the last few years, Samyang has built a good reputation for providing affordable, completely...