Does Canon’s Next Mirrorless Camera Need to Be a 70MP Monster?

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A new report suggests the next Mirrorless camera in Canon’s EOS R line-up may have a sensor bursting with megapixels.

As the Mirrorless race heats up, more and more reports are hitting the circuit in regards to what road Canon may take in regards to their next Mirrorless camera. We have already seen a mid-tier Mirrorless camera in the EOS R, and we now have the entry level EOS RP as well. So, where does Canon go next? If reports are to be believed, they will try to win users over with a 70MP monster. Continue reading…

DigitalTev Tests the Canon 5Ds and 5DsR

Screenshot taken from the video

Screenshot taken from the video

The Canon 5Ds and 5DsR are two of the hottest cameras on the market right now for the reason that they’ve got lots of megapixels–lots and lots of them. The folks over at DigitalRev got a chance to play with them and seemed to figure that with this many megapixels, you’re probably going to be shooting mostly in the studio. The alternative is that it’s for enthusiasts with way too much money to burn and that just like to pixel peep and do nothing else with their lives.

Kai and the crew set up a special situation in the studio involving a water balloon bursting with a Broncolor light. They did the shoot over and over again until they got really great photos–and for the most part this would be really tough to do but it could have been made simpler if they used Triggertrap’s Sound trigger along with the flash attachment.

The video is after the jump.

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