Canon EOS 7D Mk II Announced
Canon lovers have been awaiting the release of the 7D Mk II for quite some time now and Canon have delighted everyone with a host of huge features. This DSLR opens up new possibilities for photographers everywhere to capture their passions with extreme detail and clarity.
Capture Split Second Action
High speed continuous shooting at up to 10 frames per second in RAW & JPG. When shooting in JPG, this speed is maintained for 1090 shots or 31 shots in RAW.
Advanced AF Performance
A 65-point all cross-type auto focus system ensures you capture the action in sharp detail. In both live view and movie mode the unique Dual Pixel CMOS AF delivers fast, smooth and accurate focusing. The center AF point offers dual cross-type focusing at f/2.8 with EV-3 minimum luminance giving you unsurpassed accuracy in all lighting conditions.
DiG!C 6 is Canon’s fastest image processor to date and the EOS 7D Mark II takes this to the next level incorporating Dual DiG!C 6 processors which deliver enhanced image processing capabilities and a faster readout from the sensor.
Advanced EOS Movie Functionality
Shoot all the action in Full HD in a range of codecs and frame rates, including 60p. The EOS 7D Mark II also supports uncompressed HDMI external recording including audio.
20.2 CMOS Sensor
The APS-C size CMOS Sensor delivers sharp image clarity and low noise images at high sensitivities up to ISO 16,000 for both still images and movies.
Full HD Movie recording support for 60p and selectable file formats including MP4 to meet demands for high level movie production as well as casual shooting clips.
Intelligent Viewfinder II
Intelligent Viewfinder II with approximately 100% frame coverage lets photographers shoot and change settings whilst looking through the viewfinder so you wont need to take your eyes off the action.
RGB+IR Metering Sensor
A new 150,000 pixel RGB metering sensor with infra-red sensitivity ensures that images are correctly exposed under a range of lighting conditions, even if the light source flickers.
Integrated Speedlite Transmitter
The Integrated Speedlite Transmitter provides optical control of remote Canon Speedlite flashguns opening up a new world of wireless flash shooting.
Built in GPS and new Digital Compass enables recording of location information, time-set and logger functions so that you can track your adventures.
Dual Card Slots
Advanced functionality supports customised recording preferences – record to both cards for immediate file backup, auto switch cards when full or record RAW and JPG files on separate cards.
Built in High Dynamic Range mode captures stunning detail from shadows to highlights and a range of image effects can be added to enhance creative outputs.
Interval timer allows you to take a designated number of shots at preselected time intervals. Resulting images can be sequenced to create time lapse movies.
Price & Availability
Canon Australia are yet to release prices for the 7D Mark II however it is expected to be in stores mid November, perfect for those planning a nice self gifted Christmas present.