Canon has announced the EOS Rebel T5 / 1200D DSLR camera. The new entry-level Rebel T5 camera in Canon’s DSLRs lineup replaces the Rebel T3 (EOS 1100D).
Canon EOS Rebel T5 / 1200D features 18 megapixel CMOS sensor, DIGIC 4 processor, 9-point AF system, 3″ LCD, 3 fps continuous shooting, and 1080p video recording.
Canon also announced the MR-14EX II Macro Ring Light, which can be controlled wirelessly using the radio-based ‘RT’ system. Both the camera and ring light are priced at $549, with the former including an 18-55mm lens.
Canon EOS Rebel T5 / 1200D DSLR Camera Announced, Price, Specs, Release Date
Canon EOS Rebel T5 / 1200D DSLR Camera Price
Canon EOS Rebel with T5 EF-S 18-55mm IS II Digital SLR Kit price is $549.00. Canon Rebel T5 DSLR camera starts shipping in March, 2014.
Canon EOS Rebel T5 / 1200D DSLR Camera Specifications & Features
- 18MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
- EF-S 18-55mm IS II Lens Included
- Digic 4 Image Processor
- Full HD 1080p Video
- 3″ LCD Screen
- 100-6400 ISO
- 9-Point Autofocus System
- 3 fps Continuous Shooting
- Scene Intelligent Auto Mode
- Compatible with Canon EF and EF-S Lenses
Detailed, High-Quality Images
Photo enthusiasts can capture high-quality images that are true-to-life in color, sharpness and contrast with the EOS Rebel T5 camera’s 18.0 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) image sensor and DIGIC 4 image processor. Shooting is also made easy thanks to the EOS Rebel T5 camera’s Intelligent Auto mode that helps deliver expertly optimized photos and offers improved scene detection, especially useful for shooting at night.
The Canon Rebel EOS Rebel T5 camera is also compatible with the full line of Canon EF and EF-S lenses as well as other accessories like the new Macro Ring Lite MR-14EX II. Ideal for close-up photography with EF Macro lenses, the Macro Ring Lite MR-14EX II supports E-TTL wireless autoflash in conjunction with one or more Canon Speedlite 600EX-RT flash units.
Full HD Video Capture
The camera’s Full HD Movie mode helps make shooting high-quality 1080p movies simple. Capable of shooting in a number of recording sizes and frame rates, the EOS Rebel T5 enables easy manual control of exposure, focus and Live View features, as well as in-camera editing.
Intuitive Design and Full Creative Control
The new EOS Rebel T5 camera offers a full creative feature set – providing a variety of effects and settings to enhance photographs and video. Whether adding contrast for a more dramatic effect or boosting exposure for additional brightness, Canon’s EOS Rebel T5 camera will guide users on how to hone their photo editing skills and view their original photographs from a new visual perspective. The camera features fun, creative filters including Toy Camera, Fisheye and Miniature Effect enabling photographers to expand their creativity.
The EOS lineup is known for its easy-to-operate, intuitive camera models that deliver high-quality images. Canon’s latest DSLR camera offers advanced imaging features such as Basic+ and Creative Auto to direct entry-level photo enthusiasts through making camera setting adjustments. The camera’s built-in Feature Guide offers short descriptions of shooting modes, setting and effects for easy operation no matter what the shooting situation. This function is designed to guide and educate first-time users on the EOS camera settings, and will also intelligently provide recommendations while shooting in certain settings.
- 18.0 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) image sensor and high-performance DIGIC 4 Image Processor for excellent speed and quality.
- EOS Full HD Movie mode helps you capture brilliant results.
- Scene Intelligent Auto mode helps deliver expertly optimized photos and offers improved scene detection for amazing results when shooting at night.
- Feature Guide offers short descriptions of shooting modes, settings and effects for easy operation.
- Continuous shooting up to 3.0 fps allows you to capture the action.
- Large, 3.0-inch LCD monitor for easy viewing and sharing with friends and family.
- ISO 100-6400 (expandable to H: 12800) for shooting from bright to dim light.
- 9-point AF system (including one center cross-type AF point) and AI Servo AF help provide necessary options for impressive autofocus performance and accurateresults.
- Creative Filters including Toy Camera, Fisheye and Miniature Effect help you capture everything with a new perspective.
- Express your creativity with ease using advanced imaging features like Basic+and Creative Auto.
- Compatible with the full line of Canon EF and EF-S lenses.
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