The Canon EOS M6 Mark II is the most exciting EOS M mirrorless camera yet

Canon EOS M6 Mark II
(Image credit: Canon)

Canon has just launched two major new cameras; the Canon EOS 90D DSLR and this, the Canon EOS M6 Mark II.

Canon’s EOS DSLRs don’t need much introduction, but its mirrorless EOS M cameras have had a rockier ride. We’ve never been sure if they’re meant to be simple point and shoot cameras (EOS M100, EOS M50), pocket-sized cameras for photo enthusiasts (EOS M5) or vlogging tools (EOS M6).

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Rod Lawton

Rod is an independent photography journalist and editor, and a long-standing Digital Camera World contributor, having previously worked as DCW's Group Reviews editor. Before that he has been technique editor on N-Photo, Head of Testing for the photography division and Camera Channel editor on TechRadar, as well as contributing to many other publications. He has been writing about photography technique, photo editing and digital cameras since they first appeared, and before that began his career writing about film photography. He has used and reviewed practically every interchangeable lens camera launched in the past 20 years, from entry-level DSLRs to medium format cameras, together with lenses, tripods, gimbals, light meters, camera bags and more. Rod has his own camera gear blog at but also writes about photo-editing applications and techniques at