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Canon is going to release new interchangeable lens "EF50mm F1.8 STM" for the EOS camera series in late May. It's a successor model of their long-selling "EF50mm F1.8 II" lens.
Canon is releasing new mirrorless EOS M3 camera on March 26. It has improved auto focus performance, with AF speed reaching up to 3.8 times faster than the previous model. It will be available in 4 packages/configurations.
Canon is going to release new ultra-telephoto lens "EF100-400mm F4.5-5.6L IS II USM" for ¥300,000 on December 19.

Canon is going to release a new compact HD video camera with improved auto focus function - EOS C100 Mark II - from their CINEMA EOS SYSTEM (cinema camera system) series in late December.

The price will be around 550,000 yen. The lens kit, which comes with an EF24-105mm F4 L IS USM lens, is also scheduled to be released for about 620,000 yen in early February.

Canon changed the release day of their new DSLR - EOS 7D Mark II - to October 30. They originally planned to release it in early November.

To read details about EOS 7D Mark II, please check our previous coverage below.

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Canon announced the release of their new digital single-lens reflex camera, EOS 7D Mark II. It will be released for 208,000 yen in early November.

EOS 7D Mark II is the successor of the EOS 7D that was released in 2009, and it is the flagship model of Canon's DSLR with APS-C sensor.

Canon has announced the release of the EOS Kiss X7i Triple Zoom Kit. The price will be ¥143,800.

It comes with the DSLR EOS Kiss X7i camera, released in April 2013, and 3 different lenses (EF-S 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 IS STM, EF-S 55-250mm F4-5.6 IS STM, and EF-S 10-18mm F4.5-5.6 IS STM). With these 3 lenses, you are able to cover a 35mm equivalent focal range of 16-400mm.

2 new colors, Bay Blue and Red, are added to the Canon's EOS M2 mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera. They are scheduled to go on sale in early August.

To learn about the details of EOS M2, please read our previous coverage:

EF-S10-18mm F4.5-5.6 IS STM

The second of 2 new ultra-wide lenses for EOS (digital single lens reflex camera) series announced today by Canon for release next month.

This latest EF-S lens offers a 35mm equivalent focal range of 16-29mm. The lens construction consists of 14 elements in 11 groups. By applying a plastic-molded aspheric lens element, it became smaller and lighter than the previous model.

EF16-35mm F4L IS USM

The first of 2 new ultra-wide lenses for EOS (digital single lens reflex camera) series announced today by Canon for release next month.

It belongs to Canon's high-performance L lens series. It is an F4 wide lens covering the focal range 16-35mm. 3 aspheric lens elements including a glass-molded aspheric lens element are used. The lens construction consists of 16 elements in 12 groups.

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