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Updated Canon 2016 Roadmap

By Canon Rumors | June 10, 2016

Updated Canon 2016 Roadmap

There has been a lot of new information come out in the last few months about what we can expect from Canon in 2016. I’m just going to give a round-up of what to expect for the folks that missed some things, or are new here (yes, we do get new readers).

EOS DSLR Bodies for 2016:

  • Canon EOS  5D Mark IV (confirmed)
    No other DSLRs are expected from Canon in 2016. We expect the announcement in August, with delivery coming soon after Photokina.

EF Lenses for 2016:

  • Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM (confirmed)
    We expect to see this lens announced some time this month. It looks like the announcement has been moved closer to Photokina.
  • Canon EF 70-300 f/4-5.6 IS II USM (confirmed)
    We expect to see this announced before Photokina in September. Still scheduled for 2016, but will be coming after Photokina
  • Canon EF 24-105 f/4L IS II USM (confirmed)
    We expect to see this announced alongside the EOS 5D Mark IV in August.

EOS M Bodies for 2016:

  • A “prosumer” EOS M body (not full frame) (confirmed)
    We think we’ll get a new APS-C “prosumer” EOS M body some time before the end of 2016.

EOS M Lenses for 2016:

  • Unknown at this time

Cinema EOS Bodies for 2016:

  • Canon Cinema EOS C700 (confirmed)
    We should see this announced the first few days of September.

Cinema EOS Lenses for 2016:

  • Anamorphic Lenses
    We think you’ll see at least one anamorphic lens announced with the Cinema EOS C700
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