Archive for the ‘C300’ 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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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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Jan
1
2015

Canon drops prices on Canon EOS C100 and Canon EOS C300

Canon's bringing down prices on the Canon EOS C100 (now $3999) and Canon EOS C300 (now $11,999)! That's awesome for those of you wanting to maybe move up from a Canon EOS 5D Mark III - heck, the Canon EOS C100 is now just about…
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Nov
25
2014

Vintage Lenses Set the Look for Iconic Australian Surf Culture Tale Puberty Blues Shot by John Brawley

In this age of nostalgia for the film-stocks of the past while lusting after lenses sharp enough for 4K and more, it is useful to remember that vintage glass has its place in recreating the looks of long-gone eras.[adrotate group="6"] Cinematographer John Brawley recently shared some…
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Nov
15
2014

Happy 6th Birthday planet5D! A historical look at the DSLR Video Revolution

planetMitch note: This is great DSLR Video history written by Hugh - I'll have a post on Monday with more details about the planet5D history... Cue up the opening seconds of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band: “It was 20 years ago today, Sgt. Pepper taught the…
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Oct
21
2014

Review of the smallHD AC7 OLED Monitor: Big Where It Counts

A large, bright, tools-galore monitor is the first piece of gear you should look at when you decide to accessorize your Canon C100 – or any digital filmmaking camera, for that matter.  The smallHD AC7 OLED should be on your short list.[adrotate group="6"] Back in…
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