Update: Canon has released a corrected firmware with a new number 184.108.40.206.00. This one should be good to go. Get it here: http://www.usa.canon.com/cusa/professional/products/professional_cameras/cinema_eos_cameras Do not install Canon C300 Firmware 220.127.116.11.00 as it has been discontinued. There seems to be some problems, one of them causing some colour shift. There is no way […]
In this blog you’ll find thoughst and reviews on various filmaking gadgets.
Reviews always consist of personal experinces. So if I write a reviews about something, I had it in my hands and tested first hand.
IMPORTANT: Rumors say the firmware has been withdrawn for the C300 at least because it was causing an unplanned colour cast. There’s more information about this case in my latest Blogpost (click here). Canon released the long announced firmware update yesterday (Nov.13, 2013). The update for the C500 is still missing. […]
Traveling with Lithium-ion polymer batteries, polymer lithium ion or more commonly lithium polymer batteries (abbreviated Li-poly, Li-Pol, LiPo, LIP, PLI or LiP), can be very tricky. Especially if you travel by airplane. The staff at the airport security checks often has no clue or at least no real knowledge of […]
Today I’m writting about a nice add on for the “cheap” DJI Phantom quadrocopter, which allows for getting pretty stable Aerial footage with a GoPro 3. I’m not going to write about the DJI Phantom in this blog, as I mainly want to keep it technical on how to configure […]
When I was out on the hunt for a practical slider, for some upcomming docu shoots, I’ve found the Edelkrone SLIDERPLUS+ First Edelkrone SLIDERPLUS+ reviews sounded good, the concept looked really smart, weight and size wise it matched what I was looking for. So I went for it and bought […]
A while ago I wrote a short post about my first thoughts on the Deity Mira C300 / C500 viewfinder loupe. I promised to write a Deity Mira Canon C300 / C500 Loupe review after some time with it. Also quiet a few question reached me after the last article […]
Yesterday I received a fresh package so I thought I do a quick and small SmallHD AC7 SDI review. Shippment was under a week to Europa and tracking was provided. I bought it to be used together with a Canon C300 to help with focusing on shallow depth of field, as […]
Last fall i’ve found the Mira C300 / C500 loupe on a post in the internet and got very interested in it. So what is the DEITY Mira Viewfinder for the Canon C300? First there was only limited information, which has changed since the last NAB. […]
I just got the GENUSTECH Canon C300 / C500 Top Handle. This solves a lot of fixture needs for me ! (screw and 15mm rod support) Build quality is great and it sits thighter then the stock grip which was always a bit loose. Still not a 100% thight fit, […]
I’ve used my Canon C300 for almost a year now. It has been in many different locations. Anywhere from hot 40 degress Celcius countryside up to -22 degress Celsius on peak mountains. And it never let me down. But I was also lucky, as most shots were during dry weather […]
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