Tag Archives: Canon EOS 5DS / EOS 5DS R

Canon EOS 5DS/R fire sale: $2,400 off plus big price drop on MFT cameras

The Canon EOS 5DS/R cameras are heavily discounted – up to $2,400 off: Canon EOS 5DS: $2,400 off, final priced: $1,299 at Adorama | B&H Canon EOS 5DS R $2,400 off, final priced: $1,499 at B&H The Olympus OM-D E-M1X camera is now $1,000 off at Adorama, B&H, and Amazon. The original price when the camera was announced […]

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Canon 5Ds R vs. Sony a7R II hands-on video review

An interesting hands-on video comparison between the Canon 5Ds R and Sony a7R II cameras by Kai from DigitalRev:

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Canon 5DS and 5DS R cameras tested at DxOMark, compared with Nikon D810 and Sony a7R

DxOMark published their test results of the Canon 5DS and 5DS R cameras: One of the more interesting comparison is agains the Nikon D810 and Sony a7R cameras: Canon 5DS & 5DS R DxOMark’s conclusion:

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Tamron reports compatibility issues with the Canon EOS 5Ds and EOS 5DsR DSLR cameras

Tamron posted a notice reporting incompatibility issue (AF not working during live view) for some of their lenses when used with the Canon EOS 5Ds and EOS 5DsR DSLR cameras:

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Canon EOS 5DS DSLR camera now in stock

The 50MP Canon EOS 5DS DSLR camera is already shipping worldwide and is currently in stock at Adorama, Amazon and B&H. Additional information on the Canon EOS 5DS/R cameras can be found here. The unboxing video and few sample photos are available on flickr.

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Canon EOS 5DS/R camera now available for pre-order

Canon EOS 5DS/R camera pre-orders are now open at several websites: B&H Adorama (bundled with a Shure VP83F LensHopper camera mount condenser microphone, a $299 value) Amazon WEX (UK) Jessops (UK)

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Canon EOS 5DS/R camera additional coverage

    First, a quick report on the new Canon EOS 5DS/R camera from a reader who attended a recent 5DS event in Asia (click on images for larger view): The Canon 5DS/R will start shipping in June, 2015 MSRP in Asia will be around HK$26-27k The camera does feel heavy and sturdy Continuous shooting is slow […]

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The new 50MP sensor inside the Canon EOS 5Ds camera is not made by Sony

Prior to the Canon EOS 5Ds announcement, several websites reported that the new 50MP sensor was developed with/by Sony. Apparently this is not the case – the sensor was developed and produced “completely in-house” by Canon. Here is the quote from Chuck Westfall: Despite some rumors to the contrary, Westfall said the 50.6MP CMOS sensors in the […]

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