A new report on the series of tubes says that the next EOS R system camera has begun field testing with select Canon photographers. The same report also mentions what we’ve been mentioning for a long while now, that the next EOS R camera will be the high-resolution model with more professional features and somewhat a replacement for the EOS 5DS line of cameras.
Here’s a summary of what we’ve previously heard about high-resolution EOS R camera:
A big bump in resolution over the EOS 5DS and EOS 5DS R to 70+ mp. However, there could also be multiple sensor configurations being used for testing.
The joystick makes its first appearance on an EOS R body in place of the touch bar.
Dual card slots, one being SD, the other is unknown at this time.
Will be announced no later than Q1 of 2020.
The report also claims that this EOS R camera will have something to do with the 2020 Olympics, but we think that’s highly unlikely. A high-resolution model may...