The Canon C300 is a stunningly simple to operate camera designed to please cinematographers for any production. With its Super 35mm Canon CMOS sensor, the C300 can deliver beautiful cinema quality images in the easy to manage MPEG-2 codec. Available with both EF and PL mounts, this camera can be paired with whatever glass will fit the project.
Recording formats: HD MPEG-2
Frame rates: 60FPS
Native EI: 850
Sensor: Super 35mm Canon CMOS
Output: HD-SDI, SD-SDI, HDMI, Timecode
Weight: Approx. 3.5lbs
Mount Options: PL or EF
Media: CF Card
Input: Timecode, Genlock (BNC).
Interfaces: SD Card, (for loading Looks, saving frame grabs, etc)
TIPS FROM THE TECH
The C300 is a very easy, straightforward camera. If it’s simplicity and speed your production needs, this camera is recommended. The menu layout is simple, and has a variety picture profiles to choose from. The Birns package includes the Redrock cage which really improves on the physical usability of this camera. The C300 is available to use with either the onboard camera batteries or with a cinema style Anton Bauer set up.