Canon has, as expected, announced the EOS M – its first mirrorless interchangeable lens camera. Based around the same 18MP APS-C sensor as the recent EOS 650D/T4i, the EOS M is the first model to use a new, smaller ‘EF-M’ lens mount.
To all intents and purposes it’s a mirrorless version of the recently-announced EOS 650D, but with a simpler interface that’s designed to be more approachable for novice users, and obviously much more compact in size. Nikon launched it’s own mirrorless cameras, the J1 and the V1, a few months ago.
A preview of the new Canon can be seen here at the DPReview website.