Archive for the ‘Canon Cinema EOS’ Category

Apr
16
2015

NAB 2015: Canon Shows Off EOS C300 Mark II with Trick Shot Short Con Feature

To publicize its new 4K EOS C300 Mark II Digital Cinema Camera, Canon has released a terrific short movie titled ‘Trick Shot’, the story of a long con played short and fast by a three-person family grifter team traveling across the open desert to pay…
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Apr
14
2015

NAB 2015: Atomos Announces New Features Coming to Shogun Supporting Raw, Anamorphic, 3D LUTs, Cinema 4K DCI & More

Atomos, in a move sure to bolster the position of its Shogun 4K recorder/monitor as the most affordable go-to in the market, announced seven free, wide-ranging enhancements to the Shogun's capabilities. The new features will start arriving from May onwards and include functions for which some other…
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Apr
9
2015

WHOA! Canon Price Drops: C300 Now $6,499; C100, $2,999

If you would truly be delighted to own a new copy of either the current generation Canon Cinema EOS C300 or the first generation Canon Cinema EOS C100, well then: HOLY SMOKES – these Canon price drops at B&H are dramatically lower than at least one of…
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Apr
8
2015

Canon unleashes the EOS C300 MARK II – will it be your next camera?

Canon upgrades the Canon EOS C300 to the EOS C300 Mark II as expected… and there are some awesome features added, but the pricing may disappoint... let’s quickly dive into the new features. The first one that will grab many is 15 stops of dynamic…
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Apr
8
2015

New Canon XF-AVC Codec to Compete with H.265?

With Canon’s announcement of its new XC10 cam, they unveil a new 4K-capable codec to go with it (and the upcoming C300 Mark II): XF-AVC. [adrotate group="6"] It’s an interesting gambit: offer a Canon-branded alternative to the new H.265 4K codec and thus deprive a…
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Apr
8
2015

Canon XC10 4K Video Cam Under $2,400 Coming in June

Part baby Cinema EOS, part Powershot G series, Canon XC10 will excite some, disappoint others. Pricing in the UK of £1,599 translates to just under $2,400, but Canon may charge even less in the US. On first blush the XC10 appears to be a mash-up…
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Mar
6
2015

Trial Balloon or Baloney: Canon 5D Mk IV, Canon 5D C, Neither or Both?

These rumors are a little more vague, a little more “trial-balloon-y” than what we usually like to cover. Still, there are important points to be made, so let's make them. [adrotate group="6"] DIY Photography did a nice job of picking up a rumor from Canon…
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Feb
27
2015

New and Improved? Let’s compare the Canon EOS C100 Mark II vs …

The Canon EOS C100 is a bit like Penn State: if you love it, you really love it. And if you don’t, well – there are other options out there. Does the Mark II version change anything? planet5D reader and co-founder of Cloakroom Media Daniel…
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Feb
26
2015

“DSLR Top Features” Survey Reveals Canon’s (and Others’) Challenges

We like asking Kickstarter entrepreneurs what kind of market research they do when planning new products, and that got us thinking about the process used by the big boys – and our own recent survey on DSLR top features. [adrotate group="6"] Back in September we…
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Feb
16
2015

Rumor Update: Canon EOS C300 Mk II Will Have 4K, Aggressive Price

Oh, if it only turns out to be true! A Canon EOS C300 Mark II spec’d to take on the Sony FS7 – and maybe even entice shooters contemplating a Shogun-equipped A7s for 4K -- would be a pretty dramatic statement from Canon, amounting to…
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