Canon released the updated C100 Mark II this month. The new C100 has some new features like it’s OLED viewfinder, a new processing unit, and the ability to record 60 fps at 1080p. The new processing unit is supposed to result in “cleaner” images. Does it?
We’ve been writing about the Atomos Shogun 4K recorder since we got to play with it at NAB this past year. They recorder allows you to record 4K via HDMI, filling a demand for shooters with cameras like the Panasonic GH4 and the Sony A7s.
As you probably have noticed by now, the internet loves camera rumors almost as much as it loves photos of Kim Kardashian’s greased booty. Recently, the site CanonRumors.com has been inundated with posts about a possible 50 megapixel camera that could be in development by Canon.
Here at Stray Angel Films, we rent a lot of Canon EF lenses (designed for still photography) and a good amount of Canon CN-E glass. If you are new to the filmmaking world or just learning about cinematography, you may not know all of the advantages of shooting with a cine-style lens (designed for filmmaking) over the cheaper still photography lenses.
AJA’s debut camera, the CION, will begin shipping at the end of this month. The camera was supposed to be released this past summer, but much like another hardware-turned-camera-maker, AJA faced some production and the camera was delayed.