NEW Canon Rebel T6s has arrived in North America
The new Canon Rebel T6s when launched was proclaimed to be the new flagship model of the Rebel range of cameras – read on and you can see why this should no longer be classed as an enthusiast’s camera. This claim was possible because it, along with the Canon Rebel T6i, feature a newly developed 24.2 megapixel Canon CMOS imaging sensor, enabling both cameras to deliver the highest resolution available amongst EOS models with an APS-C format sensor. Additionally, another first for the Rebel’s was the the introduction of built-in Wi-Fi and NFC capabilities.
Outstanding Image Capture Features
EOS Rebel cameras have an extensive ISO range of 100-12800 (expandable to 25600) to accommodate shooting situations ranging from bright sunny days on the water to dimly light evening parties “al fresco”. The high-performance DIGIC 6 image processor provides for brilliant image quality and speed, so pictures are crisp and clear.
Both the EOS Rebel T6s and EOS Rebel T6i cameras feature Canon’s new Hybrid CMOS AF III image sensor-embedded autofocus system, which speedy and accurate focusing when using the cameras Full HD video or taking photos in Live View. This feature is particularly useful if taking sports photos as is the cameras have high-speed continuous shooting up 5 fps. When using the camera and its viewfinder the new EOS Rebel T6s and EOS Rebel T6i cameras have a 19-point all cross-type AF system that allows for superb autofocus, as well as focus area selection modes.
Following its introduction in the Canon EOS 6D, these cameras feature built-in wireless capabilities, which allow users to wirelessly transfer images and videos seamlessly to compatible smart phones and tablets through Canon’s newly updated and free Camera Connect app. Both photos and videos can also be shared wirelessly social networking sites through Canon iMAGE GATEWAY. The camera’s on board NFC (Near Field Communication) allows quick and simple pairing to Android devices, or any devices that support NFC. The built-in Wi-Fi functionality also allows users to wirelessly print their images to any compatible printer eg the PIXMA MG7520 or PIXMA iP8720.
Both the T6s & T6i cameras have a 3” Vari Angle Touch Screen Clear View LCD. This feature enables flexible positioning for high or low framed photos, as well as easy viewing when in bright conditions. Additionally, the cameras feature the latest version of Canon’s EOS scene analysis system, that detects near-infrared light and flickering light sources. Also new to is “color tone detection”, which helps ensure individuals being photographed are correctly focused and/or exposed by adjusting both focus and exposure.
Expanded Creative Functionality
The new EOS Rebel cameras offer creative filters available as presets for both photos and video. These filters can be displayed during Live View shooting, enabling users to enhance their creativity. Included are Fisheye Effect, Toy Camera Effect and Monochrome mode which includes B & W, Blue and Sepia effects.
Full HD Video Capture
Exclusive Features of the Canon Rebel T6s
The Canon Rebel T6s, unlike the T6i, incorporates Manual exposure control when in Video Mode, digital zoom and an external stereo microphone jack.
Other features exclusive to the Rebel T6s are a top LCD panel, Quick Control Dial, Horizontal Level and built-in HDR movie capabilities. It is also the first model in the EOS Rebel series to feature Servo AF in Live View, allowing continuous tracking of moving subjects during burst mode shooting.