Tag Archives: Canon EOS 1D X Mark II

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Firmware Version 1.1.2 Released

Canon USA released a new firmware update for EOS-1D X Mark II (Amazon, B&H, Adorama) full frame DSLR camera. The DSLR camera features a new 20.2 MP full frame CMOS sensor and new Al Servo AF III+, improved 61-point AF system with 41 cross-type AF points. The new 360k RGB+IR metering sensor powered by the Dual “DIGIC 6+” processors. It isContinue Reading

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Firmware Version 1.1 Coming Soon

Canon has announced a firmware upgrade for the EOS-1D X Mark II (Amazon, B&H, Adorama) full-frame DSLR camera. Firmware upgrade version 1.1 clearly targets professional users and organizations, but as you’ll see, some of these features may be useful to individual working pros or even serious photography enthusiasts. The DSLR camera features a new 20.2 MP full frame CMOS sensor andContinue Reading

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Firmware Update 1.0.2 Released

Canon has released a new firmware update for the EOS-1D X Mark II flagship digital SLR camera. Firmware update version 1.0.2 for Canon EOS-1D X Mark II fixes the issues with Sandisk CFast cards. You can find the details and download link below. The DSLR camera features a new 20.2 MP full frame CMOS sensor and new Al Servo AF III+, improvedContinue Reading

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Sensor Review and Test Results

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II sensor review and test results published by DxOMark. The flagship full-frame DSLR camera achieved a score of 88 and performed excellent dynamic range. On the other hand an overall score of 88 points makes it the best-performing sensor in the company’s range.According to test results, the sensor shows some slight improvement in color sensitivity and SNR at different ISO settings. The Canon 1DContinue Reading

Sigma Issues Statement About EOS-1D X Mark II Compatibility

Sigma has announced that three of its lenses are not fully compatible with Canon’s new flagship EOS-1D X Mark II DLSR camera model. These lenses are the 20mm F1.4 DG HSM Art, 35mm F1.4 DG HSM Art and 85mm F1.4 EX DG HSM. This partial incompatibility may cause exposure inaccuracies when “Evaluative Metering” or “Centre-weighted Average Metering” metering is employed. Sigma are currently workingContinue Reading

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II User’s Manual Available Online

The user’s manual of the Canon EOS-1D X Mark II is now available on the web. The 1D X Mark II is the latest flagship DSLR camera from Canon that’s capable of shooting 14 frames per second with full AF/AE tracking and 16 fps in Live View mode. The instruction manual for the full-frame digital SLR camera is now available for download at Canon Europe. YouContinue Reading

Canon 1D X Mark II Hands-on Video Reviews

First hands-on video reviews of the Canon EOS-1D X Mark II flagship DSLR camera now available online from several Youtube channels. Park Cameras on Youtube posted a new video review featuring professional wildlife photographer Andy Rouse going hands on with the flagship DSLR from Canon. The Canon EOS-1D X Mark II features a new 20.2 MP full frame CMOS sensor and new AlContinue Reading

Canon 1DX Mark II vs Pentax K-1 Comparison

Here is a quick specifications comparison of the Canon 1DX Mark II vs Pentax K-1 DSLR cameras with full-frame image sensors. The Canon EOS-1D X Mark II is a new flagship DSLR camera features a new 20.2 MP full frame CMOS sensor and new Al Servo AF III+, improved 61-point AF system with 41 cross-type AF points, new 360k RGB+IR metering sensor, Dual “DIGICContinue Reading

Canon USA Debuts New Flagship EOS-1D X Mark II At 2016 WPPI Show

Canon will debut their new flagship EOS-1D X Mark II DSLR camera at this year’s WPPI Wedding & Portrait Conference + Expo on March 7-9 at the MGM Convention Center in Las Vegas. The digital SLR camera will be released in April with a price tag for $5,999.99 and available for pre-order in stores like Amazon | B&H | Adorama. The flagship full-frame DSLRContinue Reading

Canon 1DX Mark II vs Sony A7RII Comparison

Here is a quick review and comparison for the Canon 1D X Mark II vs Sony A7RII high-end cameras with full-frame image sensors. The Canon EOS-1D X Mark II  is a new flagship DSLR camera features a new 20.2 MP full frame CMOS sensor and new Al Servo AF III+, improved 61-point AF system with 41 cross-type AF points, new 360k RGB+IR metering sensor, Dual “DIGICContinue Reading