Canon’s two new camcorders point to the HDR future

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The new Canon XA35 and XA30 are both aimed firmly at the prosumer market and, interestingly, are also considerably ramping up the dynamic range options available in this segment.

There's still life in compressed video...

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While it's tempting to think that with the Magic Lantern EOS raw hack out in the open that normal, compressed video will never be good enough again, that's taking far too strict a line on it. The fact is that the conventional video output from cameras like the EOS 5D MK III is very good indeed with the exception of certain well-known issues like moire and rolling shutter

In something of a surprise announcement, Canon unveiled the XC10 4K camera (among other hot new products) in advance of NAB 2015. And in another twist, Atomos has announced that the yet-to-be released camera will receive Shogun support

Sigma surprised a few people when they announced their new 18-35mm zoom lens with a constant f/1.8  aperture back in April. Now they've surprised a few more by announcing the price - $799

Gear we like: Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 USM Macro

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Occasionally, one comes across a piece of equipment that one likes. This process is often unscientific, although anyone in a technical trade will usually grow to appreciate equipment that works well, particularly if it's competitively priced as well

Canon prepping the 7D Mark II

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According to rumor site CanonWatch.com, a revamp of the popular 7D is forthcoming. Here's a list of specs and a possible release date.

4K is now the default for cameras

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The rumoured specs of an equally new rumoured camera, the Canon 1D X MK II, point to some very interesting assumptions we can make about the current industry. 

Canon drops 8K EOS Cinema bombshell

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A confident Canon gives details of two upcoming new cameras: both with astonishing specifications

We've just recieved high resolution photos of Canon's new RC-V100 for their professional video cameras

How do you make the right choice from the plethora of good cameras available today? Especially if you want to make a film on your own.

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