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Canon Announces Cinema EOS C700 and XC15 4K Camcorder


Canon has officially announced the Cinema EOS C700 and XC15 4K camcorder. With the release of these cameras, Canon has become a worthy competitor with the ARRI Alexa. The XC15 is a great option for budding (but serious) cinematographers. The C700 is targeted primarily at high-end, Hollywood-style productions as well as ENG/EFP television production. You canContinue Reading

Canon EOS C300 Mark II Firmware Released


Canon has released new firmware for the Cinema EOS C300 Mark II camera. Canon’s EOS C300 Mark II is aimed at professionals broadcasters and movie-makers. The camcorder features a new 9.84 megapixel Super 35mm CMOS image sensor. It offers a maximum ISO of 102,400 and 15 stops of dynamic range. Firmware Version details and download can be seen below. Canon Released EOSContinue Reading

Canon 8K Camera Will Be on Display at NAB 2016 Event


Canon confirmed that they will be showing their working 8K camera and displays at the National Association of Broadcasters Show 2016. Recently, the NAB Hub had a short interview with Tim Smith, the Senior Advisor, Film and TV Production at Canon. During the interview, he touched on a few things claiming that Canon will have aContinue Reading

Canon C500 Mark II Rumored to Record 8K Videos Coming at NAB Show 2016


Canon is rumored to announce a new EOS C500 Mark II camcorder at the NAB Show 2016 event. It is expected to be able to record videos at 8K resolution. Even 4K cameras are new in the market, manufacturers has started to develop cameras and camcorders including 6K or even 8K video recording capabilities. One of them is the Canon C500Continue Reading

Sony FDR-AX100 4K Camcorder Firmware Update Released


Sony released a new firmware update for the FDR-AX100 4K camcorder. New firmware update version 3.0 for the FDR-AX100 4K camcorder available for download and power up your camera with extra features. Sony FDR-AX100 4K Camcorder (FDR-AX100E in Europe) allows users to record video clips in stunning Ultra HD resolution (3840 x 2160 pixels) with a body that allows easyContinue Reading

Canon EOS C500 Mark II Camcorder Coming in 2016


Canon EOS C500 Mark II camcorder is rumored to be announced sometime in 2016 and it will be able to shoot above 4K video. The Canon EOS C500 Mark II camcorder expected to become available  at NAB 2015 show this year but Canon only reveal the C300 Mark II cinema EOS camera for videographers. According to latest Canon rumors, the Canon EOS C500 Mark IIContinue Reading

Canon Improves XF205 Functionality with Free Firmware Update


Canon announces new free firmware upgrade for the compact XF205 professional camcorder aimed at broadcast news and wedding videographers. The new firmware update adds a new image-quality setting to the camcorder and another one enables the streaming of video over an IP network. The new firmware will also enable XF205 users to take advantage of two new recording features. See details below. Canon ImprovesContinue Reading

Canon XC10 and EOS C300 Mark II Short Films


Canon has officially unveiled the EOS C300 Mark II cinema EOS camcorder with 4K video recording support and 15-stop dynamic range and the XC10 digital camcorder which combines advanced 4K video recording with capable still shooting features. Canon announces the premiere of two short films “Trick Shot” and “Battle of the Ages” during the 2015 NAB Show. Shot with the EOSContinue Reading

Blackmagic introduces Micro Cinema Camera with Micro Four Thirds mount


Blackmagic has announced the Micro Cinema Camera, a Super 16 action camera with a Micro Four Thirds mount aimed at professional and amateur filmmakers. Blackmagic Design has also introduced the URSA Mini which is the World’s lightest handheld Super 35 digital film camera with a 4K or 4.6K sensor. On the other hand the companyContinue Reading

Canon XC10 First Look Videos


Canon XC10 digital camcorder which combines advanced 4K video recording with capable still shooting features becomes official. The Canon XC10 has core features like a Canon-designed 12-megapixel 1″ CMOS sensor and a fixed F2.8-5.6 image stabilized lens equivalent to 27.3-273mm for videos and 24.1-241mm for stills. The XC10 also features a rotating grip, tilting LCD, and built-in Wi-Fi. 4K (UHD) videoContinue Reading