Lightning-fast and responsive – first details revealed of EOS R3, Canon’s latest professional mirrorless camera for sports and news



Lightning-fast and responsive – first details revealed of EOS R3, Canon’s latest professional mirrorless camera for sports and news

Today, with news of three innovative new RF lenses and a new file sharing app, Canon Inc. ( announces the development of the EOS R3 ( ) – its latest high-speed, ultra-responsive professional mirrorless camera. With its revolutionary design, the camera will enable professional sports and news photographers to meet the tough demands – to surpass and surpass. Building on the qualities of Canon’s DSLRs and mirrorless cameras, the EOS R3 is truly a next-generation mirrorless camera for sports and news photographers today and tomorrow.

The EOS R3 features a new Canon-developed BSI stacked CMOS sensor, a powerful DIGIC X imaging processor, 30 fps shooting capabilities[i] with AF / AE tracking, eye, head and body detection and a new innovative autofocus eye control function. It is the ideal camera for action photographers looking for quality, still and moving images of objects traveling at intense speeds.

Built on the revolutionary EOS R system, with its unmatched RF mount and paired with one of Canon’s innovative RF lenses, the camera offers capabilities unheard of in any other camera / lens duo. With lenses such as the RF 400mm F2.8L IS USM and RF 600mm F4L IS USM lenses released today, professionals can achieve unparalleled optical excellence and performance.

Here are five things you need to know about the new EOS R3:

High quality, high speed

The EOS R3 is the first camera in the EOS series to feature an all-new 35mm back-illuminated stacked CMOS sensor – developed by Canon. Combined with the power of its DIGIC X Imaging Processor, professionals using the EOS R3 will achieve the next level in high-speed photography and filming. Using the camera, they can enjoy 30 frames per second with AF / AE tracking with minimal image distortion [1] when using the electronic shutter – perfect for professional sports photographers who need to capture the action in a fraction of a second.

Impressive tracking of quick actions

Professionals can push the limits of creativity with precise, precise tracking and focus on quick actions. The EOS R3’s next-generation Dual Pixel CMOS autofocus can track the eyes, head and body of moving subjects at high speed, which is great for capturing the smallest details in a fraction of a second. Additionally, Canon reveals that it will add a new subject (yet to be disclosed) to the camera’s AF tracking.

AF control – with your eye!

The EOS R3 will feature new and improved technology first seen in Canon’s EOS 5. It is the first EOS digital camera to provide a new generation of photographers with a revolutionary eye control feature, which allows users to simply select and move the AF point using their eye through the viewfinder. This instinctive feature gives professionals quick, natural autofocus control. Reducing focus time, which is typically done with a multi-controller / button, this feature is again perfect for photographers looking to quickly capture the subject most important to their frame, whether in a press conference or to photograph a team sport.

Professional construction

Inspired by the EOS-1D series, the EOS R3 body enables ultra-intuitive control in the most demanding business situations. Professionals can expect the same durability, dust and water resistance as Canon’s legendary EOS-1 series bodies. The camera also has the built-in grip that EOS-1D series users love and trust. With the EOS R3, professionals have the confidence to keep shooting – whatever the conditions – whether it’s at the pitches or poolside, indoors or outdoors, in the snow. or in the sun.

Quick Connect – Introducing Canon’s New Mobile File Transfer

The EOS R3 will be fully compatible with the Canon Mobile File Transfer smartphone app. This offers a new way to transfer images and speed up workflow on the go, using mobile network services and without the need for wired LAN equipment.

Canon is launching version 1.2 of its mobile file transfer for iOS via the Apple App Store in June, which is compatible with Canon’s EOS-1D X Mark III, EOS R5 and EOS R6. Android support will be added in the future.

Today, Canon is also announcing the RF 100mm F2.8L MACRO IS USM – an impressive macro and portrait lens that is the world’s first macro AF lens with 1.4x close-up magnification. [2]. In addition to this, Canon also revealed details of the new RF 400mm F2.8L IS USM and RF 600mm F4L IS USM, two fixed focal length telephoto lenses designed to meet the demands of sports and wildlife professionals, with incredible focal lengths and capabilities, especially when paired. with EOS R3.

More information on today’s launches can be found here – and you can stay up to date with EOS R3 news by subscribing to Canon’s mailing list.

[1] Minimal image distortion for still images

[2] For interchangeable autofocus lens, for full frame mirrorless cameras. Canon survey as of April 13, 2021


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