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VLOGGING

VLOGGING CAMERAS

A guide to everything you need to know about Canon vlogging cameras, plus tips and inspiration.

Tell your story the way you want to

A great vlogging camera is the cornerstone of any successful vlog. To make great movies, it needs to deliver excellent image and video quality, offer seamless autofocus and provide good low-light performance, all in a body that’s small enough to take on your journeys. At the same time, features such as flip-screens for easy self-recording, image stabilisation for smooth video capture and high-quality audio input significantly enhance your videos.

From beginner-friendly models that make filming simple to professional bodies with advanced capabilities for serious creators, Canon has a diverse array of vlogging cameras, each packed with features that cater to different needs and levels of expertise. As you navigate this page, you'll learn more about what makes these the best vlogging cameras, find tutorials for bringing your ideas to life and discover tips and inspiration to take your filmmaking to the next level.

Whether you’re vlogging on YouTube to earn money or creating memories on a family holiday, Canon's range of vlogging cameras will help you tell your story the way you envision it.

Beginner vlogging cameras

Discover Canon's range of beginner vlogging cameras, designed to make your entry into filmmaking as seamless and exciting as possible.

  • Compact Digital

    PowerShot V10 (Black)

    Stand out online and stay discreet while shooting with Canon’s all-in-one, pocket-perfect 4K vlogging camera.
  • Compact Digital

    PowerShot G7 X Mark III

    A connected camera that captures superb video and photos that your followers will love.
  • Mirrorless Cameras

    EOS R50

    Make your best thumb-stopping content with this EOS R mirrorless camera, from sharp stills to 4K films and live streams. All in one dedicated device.
  • Mirrorless Cameras

    EOS RP

    A small, lightweight and intuitive full-frame mirrorless camera designed for travel and everyday photography.
  • Compare beginner vlogging cameras

    Explore our comparison table below, detailing key specifications of Canon's beginner vlogging cameras.

    Sensor

    13.1MP 1-inch CMOS
    20.1MP 1-inch CMOS
    24.2MP APS-C CMOS
    26.2MP full-frame CMOS

    Video

    4K at up to 30p, Full HD at up to 60p
    4K at up to 30p, Full HD at up to 120p
    4K at up to 30p (oversampled from 6K), Full HD at up to 120p
    4K at up to 25p, Full HD at up to 60p

    Mic Port

    Yes
    Yes
    Yes
    Yes

    Connectivity

    Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB-C, HDMI Micro, Livestreaming, Cloud Frame.io via image.canon
    Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB-C, HDMI Micro, Livestreaming, Cloud Frame.io via image.canon
    Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB-C, HDMI Micro, Livestreaming, Cloud Frame.io via image.canon
    Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB-C, HDMI Micro, Cloud Frame.io via image.canon

    Autofocus

    Whole-area Face/Touch AF, 1-point AF, Movie Servo AF (Movie mode)
    AiAF (31-pt, Face/Touch AF, Object/Face Tracking), 1-point AF, 2x Movie Servo AF modes, Video Blog mode
    Dual Pixel CMOS II AF with 651 selectable AF areas and 4,503 AF positions available for stills and 3,713 for movies
    Dual Pixel CMOS AF with 143 selectable AF areas and 4,779 AF positions

    Screen

    5cm 460,000 dot tilting touchscreen
    7.5cm 1.04m dot tilting touchscreen
    7.5cm 1.62m dot vari-angle touchscreen
    7.5cm 1.04m dot vari-angle touchscreen

    Weight (with card and battery)

    211g
    304g
    375g
    485g

    Professional vlogging cameras

    Elevate your content with Canon's professional vlogging cameras, offering next-level features and cutting-edge technology for the discerning vlogger.

  • Mirrorless Cameras

    EOS R7

    Explore the wild with a camera that packs sensational speed and image quality in a portable APS-C body designed for the future.
  • Mirrorless Cameras

    EOS R8

    Step up to full-frame photography and video and realise your creative ambitions.
  • Mirrorless Cameras

    EOS R6 Mark II

    Stills or video, action or portrait – the EOS R6 Mark II’s blend of performance and image quality lets your creativity thrive
  • Mirrorless Cameras

    EOS R5

    Re-think what you know about mirrorless cameras. The EOS R5 uncompromising performance will revolutionise your photography and filmmaking.
  • Compare professional vlogging cameras

    Explore our comparison table below, detailing key specifications of Canon's professional vlogging cameras.

    Camera

    EOS R APS-C

    EOS R7

    EOS R APS-C

    EOS R8

    EOS R FF

    EOS R5

    Sensor

    32.5MP APS-C CMOS
    24.2MP full-frame CMOS
    24.2MP full-frame CMOS
    45MP full-frame CMOS

    Video

    4K at up to 60p (oversampled from 7K), Full HD at up to 120p
    4K at up to 60p (oversampled from 6K), Full HD at up to 180p
    4K at up to 60p (oversampled from 6K), Full HD at up to 180p, 6K ProRes RAW video
    Uncropped, internal RAW recording 8K video at up to 30p, 4K at up to 120p, Full HD at up to 120p, Full HD HDR at up to 30p

    Mic Port

    Yes + Multi-function shoe
    Yes + Multi-function shoe
    Yes + Multi-function shoe
    Yes

    IBIS

    Yes
    No
    Yes
    Yes

    Connectivity

    Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB-C, HDMI Micro, Cloud Frame.io via image.canon
    Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB-C, HDMI Micro, Cloud Frame.io via image.canon
    Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB-C, HDMI Micro, Cloud Frame.io via image.canon
    Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB-C, HDMI Micro, Cloud Frame.io via image.canon

    Autofocus

    Dual Pixel CMOS AF II, 651 selectable AF areas and up to 4,823 AF positions for movies. AF tracking of Humans (Eyes, Face, Head, Body), Animals (Dogs, Cats, Birds) or Vehicles (Racing cars, Motorbikes)
    Dual Pixel CMOS AF II, 1,053 selectable AF areas and up to 4,067 AF positions for movies. AF tracking of Humans (Eyes, Face, Head, Body), Animals (Dogs, Cats, Birds, Horses) or Vehicles (Racing cars, Motorbikes, Aircraft, Trains)
    Dual Pixel CMOS AF II, 1,053 selectable AF areas and up to 4,067 AF positions for movies. AF tracking of Humans (Eyes, Face, Head, Body), Animals (Dogs, Cats, Birds, Horses) or Vehicles (Racing cars, Motorbikes, Aircraft, Trains)
    Dual Pixel CMOS AF II, 1,053 selectable AF areas and up to 4,500 AF positions for movies. AF tracking of Humans (Eyes, Face, Head, Body), Animals (Dogs, Cats, Birds) or Vehicles (Racing cars, Motorbikes)

    Screen

    7.5cm 1.62m dot vari-angle touchscreen
    7.5cm 1.62m dot vari-angle touchscreen
    7.5cm 1.62m dot vari-angle touchscreen
    8.1cm 2.1m dot vari-angle touchscreen

    Weight (with card and battery)

    612g
    461g
    670g
    738g

    Vlogging lenses and accessories

    Discover Canon's range of lenses and accessories, specifically designed to enhance your vlogging experience and fuel your creativity.

  • RF-S Lenses

    RF-S 18-45mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM

    A standard APS-C zoom lens for the EOS R-series that’s perfect for everyday situations such as family, lifestyle, portraits and holidays.
  • Wide Angle Lens

    RF 16mm F2.8 STM

    A compact and affordable ultra-wide, full frame 16mm lens for the EOS R-series, designed for vloggers and creative content makers.
  • Wide-Angle Prime Lens

    RF 24mm F1.8 MACRO IS STM

    A compact, lightweight 24mm prime lens that is ideal for landscape photography, vlogging and interiors – plus great macro images, too.
  • Ultra-Wide-Angle Zoom Lens

    RF 15-30mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM

    A compact and lightweight RF 15-30mm zoom, perfect for travel including cityscapes, landscapes, architecture and vlogging on the move.
  • Ultra-Wide Zoom Lens

    RF 14-35mm F4L IS USM

    Canon’s ultra-wide RF lens packs in detail with L-series precision, from 14-35mm, while handholding is easy with 5.5-stop image stabilisation.
  • Lenses for EOS R

    RF 15-35mm F2.8L IS USM

    Ultra-wide and super sharp thanks to L-series optical quality and 5-stop image stabilisation for dynamic angles even in tight spaces.
  • Tripod

    Tripod Grip HG-100TBR

    Shoot for longer with greater stability and creative flexibility thanks to this unique tripod grip with detachable remote control.
  • Accessories

    DM-E1D Directional Stereo Microphone

    For pure, clear digital audio, choose the Multi-function shoe directional stereo microphone DM-E1D for its reliability plus quick access to settings via a compatible camera’s LCD screen.
  • Audio

    DM-E100 Stereo Microphone

    Capture excellent audio with ease thanks to a plug and play small stereo microphone that’s always ready to record.
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