First wild Canon EOS-R8 specs list

The Chinese rumor website CameraBeta claims to know the EOS-R8 specs:

  • 30.3 million pixel CMOS sensor
  • Digix X image processor
  • five-axis image stabilization
  • full-pixel dual-core Autofocus
  • continuous shooting at 12 frames per second
  • 4K recording at 30 frames per second (without cropping)
  • 4K video recording at 60 frames per second (cropping)
  • SD/CFexpress dual card slot design

Sony and OM Digital unveil two big events that likely will see the A7rV and OM-5 announcement!

Today Sony and OM Digital announced two events:

  • OM Digital announced the “OM SYSTEM PLAZA Fan Event 2022 ” from October 29th to 30th. I am pretty sure that’s when OM digital will also show the new OM-5!
  • Sony announced the Creative Space 2022 event. And if you look at the date it’s quite clear our rumor about the Sony A7rV launch on October 26th sounds spot on ;)

Nikon roadmap prediction: Z7III and Z6III coming in November while the 61mp Z8 will be announced in August 2023?

Asobinet spotted this Nikon camera roadmap prediction(?). I have no clue if this is going to be correct or not. That said this is what we should expect according to it:

  • November 2022: Z7III with 45MP and 8K
  • November 2022: Z6III with 24MP and 6K
  • January 2023: Z5II with 24MP and 4K
  • March 2023: Z90 with 24MP
  • June 2023: ZF with 24MP
  • August 2023: Z8 with 61MP and 8K
  • October 2023: Z50II with 21MP

There will be also a new Coolpix Z camera in March 2023 (21MP and 18mm f/2.0 lens). While the D5s and D880 DSLR cameras got axed.


The Sony FX30 will be announced on September 26th

It’s highly likely Sony will announce the new FX30 on September 28th (date varies depending on time zone). Here are the rumored specs:

Sony FX30 specs:

  • 26MP APS-C sensor
  • 4k120p
  • Same FX3 body
  • Almost the same FX3 video specs
  • Announcement in late September