Canon Patent For a Fast 15-45mm EOS-M Lens Shows Still Don’t ‘Get’ Mirrorless

Canon’s new EOS-M patent applications have us shaking our heads… again. 

A lot can be said for Canon’s [amazon_textlink asin=’B01LXTX4HC’ text=’EOS-M5′ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’8bfed5b7-cfba-11e7-8435-615de5638de6′], which is now just over a year old. The camera in many ways is the APS-C mirrorless camera they should have made in the first place, despite its price tag. However, for all the progress Canon has been making with their EOS-M system in terms of cameras, the company still seemingly refuses to see that their mirrorless lens strategy has hurt it more than their camera tech has.

Nothing makes this more apparent than these recently discovered patent applications for what appear to be new midrange 15-45mm zoom lenses…

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