Biggest news since 1994 from canon on sept 5.

Started Aug 24, 2004 | Discussions thread
David McGaughey Senior Member • Posts: 2,246
Re: well then

I guess so. So perhaps they are equating the 1Ds to the EOS-1 in terms of significance and the 1DSII to the EOS-1n? Just a (somewhat) wild guess.

Jason Hutchinson wrote:

David McGaughey wrote:

I'm still confused as to why the EOS-1n is so significant. Wouldn't
the EOS-1 be a bigger deal, since it was the first 1-series SLR?

Well then if you believe that then what is wrong with this being a
"big deal" but not as big as the EOS-1. Perhaps as big as the


Tom Melanson wrote:
come to think of it, it is also true the the EOS-1 was also
introduced in early 1994 when the FD mount was dropped and the new
system came into being.
So, Steven, do you actually think what you mentioned in jest could
actually happen?
Say it isn't so!

Steven Noyes wrote:
And going with a new, and incompatible, mount using optical
coupling for data communication and magnetic power coupling.


mathias wrote:

Canon called our store today and invited our owners to stockholm on
the 5th of september, saying they were going to announce the
biggest news since 1994.

I have no idea what, but it's not the 20D and hopefully it was just
not to get our attention.... we'll see.

1Ds mark II???

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