In an event with as much fanfare as any Hollywood movie premiere, Canon EOS finally released what we’ve all been waiting for, The Canon EOS C300. Not truly a DSLR and definitely not your traditional cinema rig, this tiny wonder will lead their full frontal assault on RED and Arri. Here’s the specs thus far:
- The C300 has an EF mount supporting Canon’s own extensive line of still photography lenses.
- C300 PL has the popular Arri “Positive Lock” PL mount is compatible with a broad range of third-party PL-mount lenses
- Single 8.3 megapixel 2160×3840 Super-35 CMOS sensor (4K resolution) with Digic DV III processor
- Canon XF codec (50Mbps 4:2:2 1080p30 MPEG2 MXF) records to two Compact Flash card slots