The Canon EOS C100 Digital Video Camera is the latest addition to the Cinema EOS family, bringing together the renowned technology of Canon CMOS sensors, DIGIC DV III Image Processor, and EF lens compatibility in a smaller, lighter body. Modular and compatible with a host of Canon and third-party accessories, the EOS C100 brings true cinema quality to independent event videographers and video production organizations. sporting an EF lens mount and Full HD recording at up to 24Mb/s onto low cost SDHC media with an AVCHD MPEG-4 4:2:0 codec.
The C100 is aimed at budget conscious independent videographers such as corporate video makers, wedding and event video producers, small video production companies and film schools, it is actually 15% smaller in size and incorporates a range of extra ‘push button’ features designed to simplify operation as well as a new wide dynamic range gamma setting which can reduce the requirement for colour grading in post production.
The EOS C100 sports the Super 35mm Canon CMOS Sensor and Canon DIGIC DV III Image Processor and records at 24Mbps using an AVCHD codec for easy integration in existing production workflows. Operability and customization make the EOS C100 an ideal camera for one-person operation while providing expanded professional capabilities such as HDMI output with embedded Time Code, support for external recorders, remote operation, and complete manual control over both video and audio recording. Pair the powerful and portable EOS C100 with the full range of Canon EF, EF-S and EF Cinema lenses, from fish-eye to macro to super telephoto, and make this expanded vista your new starting point on your cinematic adventure.
The EOS C100 is ideally configured for single person use, with functions such as 1-touchauto iris, 1-shot auto focus and auto white balance. Full manual control over exposure and focus is also available when required.The modular design includes a removable side grip. The top handle is also demountable and provides stereo on-board microphones and external XLR connections for professional audio recording.
For filmmakers wishing to upgrade from capture on DSLR, the EOS C100 is the ideal video production camera, offering a unique combination of professional HD imaging, compact design and lens versatility.
Camera Type: Large Sensor
CODEC: AVCHD, H.264, MPEG-4
Form Factor: Handheld, Shoulder Mount
HDMI Output: Yes
Lens/Mount: Canon EF
Maximum Video Resolution (recorded): 1920×1080
Recording Media: SD card
SDI Output: No
Sensor Resolution (Mega Pixels): 8.29MP
Sensor Size: S 35mm
Sensor Type: CMOS
Video Resolution: HD 1080
XLR Audio Input: Yes