Rokinon / Samyang 14mm AF / EF with Canon EOS R5

In the meantime, I have bought a second third-party lens:The Rokinon (Samyang) AF 14mm f/2.8*.I enjoyed using it with the Sony Alpha 7R III before. But since my Sony had to leave in the meantime in favour of the EOS R5, I also sold the Samyang AF 14mm f/2.8 FE.The…

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Rokinon / Samyang 14mm AF / EF with Canon EOS R5
Our cat Tom chilling on the garden chair

Initial experiences with the new Canon EOS R5

So, now I was able to spend some days with the new Canon EOS R5. Unfortunately, I only had the opportunity to take some "wildlife" pictures of the bird life in my garden at home. You can find some pictures in this article. But first I started to configure the…

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Finally, it’ s here - my Canon EOS R5 just arrived

Yesterday afternoon it finally happened - the dhl-guy rang the bell and brought my eagerly awaited new Canon EOS R5. Unfortunately, I don't have time for photo excursions at the moment, so I could test the new beauty "inhouse" only for a short time. I had ordered the EF -…

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Canon EOS R5 on the way

I have just received an e-mail from my dealer informing me that my Canon EOS R5 with the EF-EOS R bayonet adapter has arrived and is already on its way to me. I can hardly wait and am very excited.

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Still waiting for the Canon EOS R5

Yesterday the first copies of the new Canon EOS R5 were delivered from the retailers. Unfortunately, I wasn't among the first ones, even though I had ordered the camera from a major store just 15 minutes after the online presentation had started. :-( Yesterday, instead of the camera, I received…

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Still waiting for the Canon EOS R5
Canon EOS R5

Advanced User Guide for Canon EOS R5

Only 3 days are left until the announced release date of the new mirrorless Canon EOS R5. I hope that I will be included in the delivery of the first copies and will continue with my report. At least there is finally something to read: The "Advanced User Guide" for…

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First short hands-on reviews on dpreview.com

After the presentation of the new Canon cameras EOS R5 and EOS R6 you can find more informations and a short test of a pre-production model of the EOS R5 on DPReview. There is also a short video from Chris and Jordan about the two cameras. This all looks very…

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First short hands-on reviews on dpreview.com
EOS R5 body

Back to Canon - Sony has to leave

As mentioned in my last article, I ordered the new Canon EOS R5. So after 6 good years, my Sony system had to go. I have therefore sold all my Sony gear on eBay into good hands. Why the Canon R5 and why mirrorless system cameras at all? I consider…

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Back to Canon - Sony has to leave
Canon EOS R5 Body

Canon EOS R5 presented

The rumour mill has been cooking for a few weeks now: Canon is preparing a big product launch. Little by little more and more details came out, two new mirrorless cameras and several lenses should be released. The absolute highlight of interest was the announcement of the new Canon EOS…

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Sony Alpha 7R III Addendum

On our safari in the Masai Mara at the turn of the year 2018/2019, my Sony Alpha a7R III was able to prove itself in practice. In addition, I also had the new Sigma 60-600mm f/4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sport with me. I used it exclusively on the Sony a7R…

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