Canon has just announced a follow up to the highly successful Canon Rebel T4i – the new 2013 Canon Rebel T5i! It will retail for $749 (body only), $899 for the kit with EF-S18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS (New Lens), and $1099 kit with the EF-S18-135mm f3.5-5.6 IS STM.
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Canon also announced the PowerShot SX280 HS – why do we care? Well, it has:
12.1 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor combined with the new DIGIC 6 Image Processor creates the Canon HS SYSTEM for improved low-light performance up to ISO 6400 and enhanced image quality.
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- Hybrid CMOS AF increases autofocus speed when shooting photos and Movies in Live view
- Movie Servo AF for continuous focus tracking of moving subjects
Main Canon Rebel T5i Features
18.0 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) sensor, 14-bit A/D conversion, ISO 100-12800 (expandable to H: 25600) for shooting from bright to dim light and high performance DIGIC 5 Image Processor for exceptional image quality and speed.
High speed continuous shooting up to 5.0 fps allows you to capture all the action.
9-point all cross-type AF system (including a high-precision dual-cross f/2.8 center point) for exceptional autofocus performance when shooting with the viewfinder and Hybrid CMOS AF increases autofocus speed when shooting photos and Movies in Live view.
EOS Full HD Movie mode with Movie Servo AF for continuous focus tracking of moving subjects, manual exposure control and multiple frame rates (1080: 30p (29.97) / 24p (23.976) / 25p, 720: 60p (59.94) / 50p, 480: 30p (29.97) / 25p), built-in stereo microphone, manual audio level adjustment, and Video Snapshot with editing for expanded movie shooting options.
Vari-angle Touch Screen 3.0-inch Clear View LCD monitor II (approximately 1,040,000 dots) with smudge-resistant coating features multi-touch operation and Touch AF for an easy and intuitive experience, flexible positioning, and clear viewing even when outdoors.
Scene Intelligent Auto Mode delivers expertly optimized photos and offers improved scene detection for amazing results when shooting at night.
Expand your creativity with advanced imaging features like Handheld Night Scene mode, HDR Backlight Control mode, and seven Creative Filters that can be displayed in real time during Live View shooting.
Multi Shot Noise Reduction provides outstanding noise reduction while preserving precious detail at high ISO speeds.
Compatibility with SD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards, including new Ultra High Speed (UHS-I) cards.
Compatible with the full line of Canon EF and EF-S lenses.
Camera Cover R-F-3
Wide Strap EW-100DBIV
Battery Charger LC-E8E
Battery Pack LP_E8
EOS Digital Solution Disk
(cover photo credit: snap from Canon)