Canon EOS Rebel SL1: The Shrunken Down Beginner DSLR You've Been…

Last year's Canon T4i is a really excellent camera. But for all its whiz-bang features like a capacitive touchscreen and continuous autofocus while shooting video, it just didn't feel special. A DSLR for beginners just doesn't make as much sense when there are smaller mirrorless cameras that can achieve similar… » 3/21/13 1:00am 3/21/13 1:00am

Canon Confirms Smaller DSLR-type Camera In The Works

In response to the growing popularity of smaller, 'mirrorless' mcameras such as the Sony NEX series and micro four-thirds cameras like the Olympus PEN, Canon has confirmed that it's going to build its own version of the small high-quality camera. Will it be a micro four thirds? Judging by what Masaya Maeda, head of… » 7/20/10 12:00pm 7/20/10 12:00pm

Canon Digital Rebel XS/1000D Entry-Level DSLR Specs (Like an XTi + Live…

More supposed info on the supra-entry level Rebel XS (1000D) DSLR Canon's rumored to be cooking up as a replacement for the XTi: The specs are just like the XTi, but with Live View tacked on. A 10.1MP sensor with a Digic III processor, 7-point AF, 3FPS bursts, 2.5-inch LCD (what, no screen love?), XSi-esque menus and… » 5/21/08 6:52pm 5/21/08 6:52pm

New Entry-Level Canon Digital Rebel XS (1000D) DSLR Coming?

The most recent software update to Canon's Digital Photo Professional contained a reference in the help file to a previously unheard of DSLR, the Canon Rebel XS, aka 1000D. The old and crusty Rebel XTi is currently still hanging around as Canon's most entry-level DSLR (below the XSi)—the XS might be the fresh pony to… » 5/14/08 4:58pm 5/14/08 4:58pm

Entry-Level DSLR Battlemodo: Canon Rebel XSi vs. Sony Alpha a350 vs.…

This month, four eagerly awaited cameras all hit the market with a big ole thud: Canon's EOS Digital Rebel XSi, Sony's Alpha a350, Nikon's D60 and Olympus' E-420. They are not all evenly matched on paper, as you will see, and they certainly vary in price. But what's different about them, really? They are all aimed at… » 4/14/08 10:40pm 4/14/08 10:40pm

Canon Expands Rebel Alliance With Live View 12-Megapixel EOS XSi

The rumors are true. Canon's took power features from the high-end EOS models and creature comforts from the PowerShot line, and merged them into the 12.2-megapixel EOS Rebel XSi DSLR, with Live View LCD view-finding (previously only seen on EOS-1D Mark III and 40D), a 3" LCD screen with 230,000 pixels, and the Digic… » 1/23/08 11:00pm 1/23/08 11:00pm

Three Sub-$1000 DSLRs Compared: Which is Right For You?

Not everyone wants to purchase an expensive DSLR camera just to take pictures of our friends' weddings and vacations to Reno—but some still want the option of tinkering around with DSLR functionality on occasion. Here are three sub-$1000 cameras: the Sony Alpha A100, Canon Rebel XTi and the Nikon D80. Which one's the… » 11/07/06 4:00pm 11/07/06 4:00pm

Gizmodo Frankenreview: Canon 400D Rebel XTi

The EOS 400D Rebel XTi is Canon's latest addition to the sub-$1,000 dSLR camera market. Technical improvements include an impressive 10.1 megapixels, 9-point autofocus, 3 frame-per-second image capture and 27-frame bursts. Add a self-cleaning image sensor, and the XTi looks like one hell of a camera. But while Canon… » 10/04/06 3:00pm 10/04/06 3:00pm

Canon Rebel Gets An Upgrade with XTi DSLR

More camera nonsense? I'm going crazy! I thought Canon had unveiled some high end cameras a while ago, but I was wrong. Those are nothing compared to the new Rebel that his the wire today. Here it is, in all of it's glory, the Rebel XTi DSLR from Canon. It is a 10-megapixel camera featuring Canon's new CMOS sensor, a… » 8/24/06 10:56am 8/24/06 10:56am