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Canon EOS R3 spotted at Shanghai photo and imaging fair – YMCinema


ZOL, a leading Chinese science and technology portal, has posted some photos of the highly anticipated Canon EOS R3, taken at the Photo & Imaging show in Shanghai. Let’s take a look.

The Canon EOS R3 at the Shanghai Photo and Imaging Show. Photo by ZOL

The camera was presented by Canon at the Photo & Imaging Korea trade fair. Camera footage captured by China’s Science and Technology Portal ZOL. Here is a quote from the article (translated by Google): “The annual P&L (Photo & Imaging) exhibition opened at the National Convention and Exhibition Center (Shanghai). At this exhibition, Canon presented the EOS R3, the flagship mirrorless camera. As this camera is yet to be officially released, Canon only put it in a glass cover to show off its appearance at this exhibition. According to Canon news, the EOS R3 is the flagship model among mirrorless products ”.

Take a look at the photos below taken by ZOL:

The Canon EOS R3 at Photo & Imaging Korea.  Photo by ZOL
The Canon EOS R3 at the Shanghai Photo and Imaging Show. Photo by ZOL
The Canon EOS R3 at Photo & Imaging Korea.  Photo by ZOL
The Canon EOS R3 at the Shanghai Photo and Imaging Show. Photo by ZOL
The Canon EOS R3 at Photo & Imaging Korea.  Photo by ZOL
The Canon EOS R3 at the Shanghai Photo and Imaging Show. Photo by ZOL

Here are the next and most confirmed updates for the expected EOS R3:

  1. AF brightness range in low light: Minimum EV -7.0.
  2. Coordinated Control IS technology provides 8-stop shake compensation by coordinating body-built IS and lens optical IS.
  3. Powerful autofocus system to support high speed performance.
  4. Up to approx. Continuous shooting at 30 frames per second RAW.
  5. New Tracking Topic – Motorsports (Car / Bike) Made Possible Through Deep Learning Technology
  6. Speedlite shooting with an electronic shutter is possible.
  7. Two card slots that can accommodate a CFexpress card and an SD card.
  8. Advanced movie recording performance satisfying professional users.
  9. Includes oversampled 4K video recording.
  10. Support internal recording of RAW movie.
  11. Supports Canon Log 3.
  12. Movie Servo AF is able to track people, animals and motorsport subjects while recording movies.
  13. Professional reliability and network capabilities.
  14. Magnesium alloy body.
  15. High-speed 802.11ac (5 GHz) Wi-Fi and a wired LAN port are provided.
  16. Powered by LP-E19 battery.
  17. Equipped with a new accessory shoe that can provide data communication and power.
  18. Multiple controllers are available.
  19. Smart controllers such as those on the EOS-1D X Mark III are added (an optical pointing device built into the AF-ON button).
  20. Includes side-opening variable-angle LCD monitor.
  21. 3 individual dials as in the EOS R5.
The Canon EOS R3 at Photo & Imaging Korea.  Photo by ZOL
The Canon EOS R3 at the Shanghai Photo and Imaging Show. Photo by ZOL

Canon Rumors declares that they have received confirmation from good sources that the Canon EOS R3 body will be announced in September 2021. Canon Rumors say they do not have the exact announcement date in September, but they believe they may have to be closer to September before the hype the machine starts rolling. We’ll keep you posted on that so stay tuned.

Product list

Here are the products mentioned in the article and the links to buy them from authorized resellers.

  • Canon EOS R3 full frame mirrorless