Lukas, I took the liberty of starting a new thread for this topic, which I consider very important.Would be really fine, if they fix problem with AF light. Mine is using just that led on body, which is useless with big lenses like rf2870. i ve tried flash in hot shoe and also remote trigger. Both isn t working. In menu everything is was working on 1dx, 5d iv and 6d..
Thank you, Lukas Haupt, for pointing out in another thread (https://www.canonrumors.com/canon-to-release-new-firmware-for-the-eos-r-later-this-month/) the problem of the R not using the 600ex (or 580ex) AF Assist Beam. You are correct. After doing some digging, including the user manual, I now...
This is an issue I was totally unaware of until you posted, and it will affect my low-light photography. Meaning I have to use the 5DIV in some cases.