Do you recognize the DSLR seen in the photograph above? Reader Florian Feuchtner spotted the camera in a Connect Station product photo posted to Canon Austria’s Facebook page yesterday. What’s strange is that the design doesn’t seem to match the backsides of any current Canon DSLR.
Notice the sliding Lock switch, the click wheel, and the shape of the buttons. We also see an articulating LCD screen. The fact that there’s a display on the top of the camera suggests it’s a pro or semi-pro model.
Here are the backsides of current Canon DSLRs that feature articulating LCDs. The Canon 70D:
The Canon T5i:
Wikipedia has a chart listing all Canon DSLRs organized by their features. There aren’t currently that many models with an articulating screen on the back.
Update: CanonWatch has spotted what seems to be this same mysterious camera in this Connect Station video:
The actor holding it does a pretty good job of covering up most of the details. We also get to see the same camera from a Connect Station product photo that was captured from a different angle and posted by Canon France: