New camera: Canon EOS-60D

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Just announced, Canon is coming out with the EOS-60D. It’s got some pretty good features and looks like it’s going to replace the EOS-50D.

Specifications:

  • 18 Megapixel CMOS sensor
  • Supports EF and EF-S lenses with a 1.6X crop factor
  • 3-inch, rotating LCD display with 1.04 million pixels with live view
  • Optical viewfinder has 0.95X magnification and 96% coverage
  • Full manual controls, with ISO range of 100 – 6400, expandable to 12,800
  • 9-point, all cross-type AF system, plus 63-zone metering system
  • Continuous shooting at 5.3 frames/sec
  • Electronic level available on LCD and viewfinder
  • Refined controls, with customizable buttons
  • Full HD movie mode (1920 x 1080 at 24/25/30 fps)
  • Built-in wireless flash support
  • In-camera RAW editing allows you to adjust Picture Style, white balance, color space, noise reduction, Peripheral Illumination Correction, linear distortion correction and chromatic aberration correction right in playback mode
  • SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card slot
  • HDMI output
  • Uses LP-E6 lithium-ion battery
  • Optional battery grip
  • Ships at the end of September for $1099 body only, or $1399 with an 18 – 135 mm IS lens
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About Mark Birks
Professional photographer specializing in fine art photography and portraiture.

One Response to New camera: Canon EOS-60D

  1. My 50D cannot be replaced! Oops…I guess it can. I still like my 50D, but I bet this is a great camera, too. Thanks for this information.

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