New Canon 50D

Canon announced the anticipated EOS 50D, an upgraded version of the EOS 40D. It features…

  • 15.1 Megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor
  • 6.3fps continuous shooting for up to 90 JPEGs with an UDMA card
  • ISO 100-3200, expandable to 12800
  • 9-point wide area AF
  • 3.0” Clear View VGA LCD with Live View mode & Face Detection Live AF
  • Magnesium alloy body with environmental protection
  • integrated cleaning system

BTW, have you noticed how more and more gimmicks like face detection swap from consumer cameras to semi-professional models?

Update: Dpreview has it’s hands-on preview online and a sample gallery.