Father’s Day 2022 is just round the corner, it falls on Sunday 19th June 2022. Have you bought your Father’s Day gift yet? If you are looking for Father’s Day gift ideas, let me introduce Canon Father’s Day Gift Guide 2022 to you, a Father’s Day gift ideas for the photographer dad!

Canon EOS R7

Look no further than the latest and most recently announced Canon EOS R7!

The high-performance 32.5-megapixel EOS R7 is the perfect gift for dads who love to photograph dynamic subjects such as sports and wildlife. Equipped with the newly developed APS-C CMOS image sensor, the EOS R7 can achieve image quality and visual resolution beyond what the megapixel count suggests.

For pre-orders* between 1st to 21st June, you can enjoy these free gifts:

  • SanDisk Extreme PRO 128GB SD Card
  • LP-E6NH Battery
  • Tripod Grip HG-100TBR
In addition, you will be eligible for the Purchase-with-Purchase option of the RF600mm f/11 IS STM at $777 (U.P. $1299).

Other key features:

  • High responsive and reliable autofocusing (AF) technology
  • High-speed continuous shooting (up to 15 fps)
  • RAW burst mode (up to 30 fps)
  • Newly Developed APS-C CMOS sensors and DIGIC X
  • Superior video quality
  • Built-in telephoto effect
  • Better portability and affordability

Pricing & Availability:

EOS R7 (body only): S$2,049

EOS R7 with RF-S18-150mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM: S$2,649

*Expected delivery date: After 23rd June 2022

Canon EOS R6

For the father who is serious into photography and videography. Only consider getting this for your father if he fully understands the camera terminologies below. The EOS R6 is designed to provide a high-quality, high-speed shooting experience.

Powered by the new DIGIC X image processor, the electronic shutter in the EOS R6 is capable of continuous shooting speed of up to 20fps at full resolution, even with AF and AE tracking.

The EOS R6 also features an upgraded AF system that can detect and track the eyes of birds. The Dual Pixel CMOS AF II system carries improved head detection capabilities which promises better tracking of subjects’ heads in scenes with fast and intense action as well as animal detection AF, which can track the eyes, face and body of dogs, cats and even birds.

Other key features:

  • Approx 20.1 MP full-frame CMOS sensor + 4K video
  • Up to 8-stop In-Body Image Stabilizer X Optical Image Stabilizer
  • Low-light performance up to EV-6.5 + ISO 102400
  • Up to 20 FPS + Animal Detection AF

Pricing & Availability:

EOS R6 (body only): S$3,999

EOS R6 with RF24-105mm f/4-7.1 IS STM: S$4,648

EOS R6 with RF24-105mm f/4L IS USM: S$5,698

Do visit and check out my Canon EOS R6 review article where I share more in-depth about the Canon EOS R6 and its great photography and videography capabilities!
Canon MAXIFY GX5070

Need a printer but you have no space to spare? Put those space-saving problems to rest with this compact MAXIFY GX5070. Designed to suit the hybrid work arrangements, this printer does not compromise on its printing capabilities.

When in economy mode, this Ink Efficient printer is capable of high volume printing, up to 21,000 and 9,000 pages in colour and grayscale, respectively. Compatible with a huge range of printing mediums, the MAXIFY GX5070 has the ability to print on a variety of textures and print surfaces. In addition, this printer supports auto 2-sided printing with fast print speeds and has a paper feeding capacity of up to 350 sheets.

Other key features:

  • Print only
  • Print up to 9,000/21,000 pages (B&W/Colour)
  • Load up to 350 sheets of plain paper
  • Auto duplex printing
  • Supports printing of various media sizes as well as textures and print surfaces
  • Lower energy consumption
  • Supports wireless and mobile printing
  • 2-Line LCD display
  • User replaceable ink maintenance cartridge

Pricing & Availability:

S$599, available at Canon authorised dealers

Wishing all a Happy Father’s Day 2022! Happy camera and printer shopping with Canon!

** Information and pictures courtesy of Canon Singapore and GLOO **

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