Canon EOS 7D
An 18MP (megapixel) resolution makes images taken on this camera stand out.
Very cheap price.
Solid build and weather proofing with prostyle feel in hand.
Frame rate is sport shooter ready.
Wireless control of external Speedlite flashes.
8 frames per second in RAW makes us swoon.
Compatible with huge assortment of Canon EF and EFS lenses.
Good lowlight performance.
Great manual control.
Fast burst mode.
Versatile focusing modes.
Very good high ISO performance.
New autofocus system.
This camera can become heavy if holding it for long periods of time.
Poor ergonomics for a video camera.
Focus is difficult while using standard and professional Canon EF still lenses.
Noisy popup flash motor.
Quick control dial on the back of the camera takes more effort to turn than previous Canon models.
Auto white balance in artificial light is bronze medal worthy at best.
Video autofocus is slow.
Lack of oncamera audio control.
Tom Cunningham is a video enthusiast and photographer working in the video and still camera retail industry.
LCD doesn't swivel.
Fuzziness at high ISOs.
By What Digital Camera on February 18, 2011
More versatility in both image quality and general performance make the difference for the Canon EOS 7D, which comes out as the overall...-
By EISA on January 01, 2011
Thanks to its new 19 cross-type AF points, its extremely high ISO settings and a burst mode that allows up to eight frames to be captured in one second, the Canon EOS 7D is the natural choice when it comes to photographing action and sport. The camera...-
By Buy-n-Shoot on September 06, 2010
Many photographers were a tad confused about the positioning of Canon’s new 7D when it was announced to the market. Seemingly, it was considered to be an upgrade to the existing 50D range of camera, but what Canon have, actually, done is given the...90
By MicroFilmMaker on July 31, 2010
The future is here. For years (decades, even?), low-budget filmmakers have dreamed of being able to achieve the look of film without the headache and cost of film equipment, processing etc. Over the past decade we've seen digital cinema grow and...80
By TopTenREVIEWS on June 01, 2010
The Dual DIGIG 4 Image Processors, 1920 x 1080 HD video recording and a 19-point autofocus system make this camera a strong...63
By DV on May 20, 2010
A giant leap forward in inexpensive, high-quality, film-like HD...100
By Electronicsme on March 17, 2010
If you're a serious amateur looking for an awesome camera, or a pro needing a second (or even first) Canon body, the EOS 7D makes an excellent choice. The combination of features, price and build quality is hard to beat. About the only complaint...92
By RegHardware on March 05, 2010
As a smaller sibling to the 5D Mark II, it was the video capabilities that created the buzz around the EOS 7D. It was the only alternative for sensible frame rates, whilst still being able to take advantage of the huge selection of fast EF lenses and...80
By Shutterbug on February 23, 2010
Pro-Quality Digital SLRs Canon’s EOS 7D; Full HD Video In An 18MP D-SLR By Joe Farace • March, 2010 The new EOS 7D fills a gap in Canon’s D-SLR line-up that never existed before, fitting somewhere between the EOS 5D Mark II and EOS...-
By Wired on February 19, 2010
Maybe you're tired of using a crappy point-and-shoot. Or, maybe you feel like you've outgrown your awesome, yet dated, PowerShot G9. Maybe you're just looking to strap up a full-featured DSLR. Canon's newest 7D is the way to go....80