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Photo Tour: Canon Burbank

Photo Tour: Canon Burbank

In late December I visited Canon Burbank, an 11,000 square foot, purpose-built facility where you can see Canon’s stills,  video, and cine cameras; take classes; test equipment…

ART OF THE SHOT: Claudia Raschke, DP for Oscar Nominated “RBG”

ART OF THE SHOT: Claudia Raschke, DP for Oscar Nominated “RBG”

Now that the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences have nominated the documentary “RBG” for an Oscar for Best Documentary now might be a great time to…

Review: The Canon XF705 4K Camcorder

Review: The Canon XF705 4K Camcorder

The Canon XF705 is the flagship XF camcorder for Canon and it deserves the placement admirably. The 1″ sensor XF-HEVC H.265 Pro Camcorder packs an Ultra High…

VIXIA HF G50: the first G-series camcorder to feature 4K 30P

VIXIA HF G50: the first G-series camcorder to feature 4K 30P

The Canon VIXIA HF G50 4K UHD video camcorder announced at CES 2019 is presented as an ideal tool for advanced amateur filmmakers, wedding videographers and student reporters. It packs…

Review: Canon C700 FF Cine Camera, Part 2

Review: Canon C700 FF Cine Camera, Part 2

[This is part 2 of a two-part review. Read part 1 here.] Operation For the most part, operating the C700 FF is unremarkable — and that’s a good thing…

Canon at CES 2019: VIXIA HF W11 and HF W10, two new waterproof camcorders

Canon at CES 2019: VIXIA HF W11 and HF W10, two new waterproof camcorders

They may not be the professional camcorders you expected Canon to deliver, but the new VIXIA HF W11 and HF W1 are waterproof, shockproof and dustproof, ideal features when capturing…

Review: Canon C700 FF Cine Camera, Part 1

Review: Canon C700 FF Cine Camera, Part 1

Canon’s C700 FF is a full-frame version of the C700, Canon’s first “conventional” Cinema EOS camera. Unlike the C100, C200, C300, C500, and their variants, the C700…

Hands-on with the Canon C200

Hands-on with the Canon C200

I was sent the Canon C200 to review, and while there are a handful of pretty comprehensive reviews from a more clinical perspective, in an effort to shed light on…

3 million dollars in equipment stolen in USA recovered by Argentinian police

3 million dollars in equipment stolen in USA recovered by Argentinian police

The Argentinian police, the New York police,  the FBI and US Embassy seized in Buenos Aires stolen equipment, from ARRI, Canon or Blackmagic cameras to Zeiss or Vivitar lenses. Is…

XIMEA xiB-64: a 16Mpix camera to capture action at more than 300 fps

XIMEA xiB-64: a 16Mpix camera to capture action at more than 300 fps

Able to reach more than 2500 fps in FullHD and over 300 fps at 4K, the new XIMEA line of industrial cameras may be all a cinematographer wants when there…