The C300 has made Canon a serious contender in the digital filmmaking market. Featuring a unique Super 35mm CMOS sensor, revolutionary DIGIC DV III Image Processor and 50 Mbps 4:2:2 codec, the EOS C300 provides outstanding cinema quality movie capture, all in a lightweight, ergonomically pleasing design that is perfect for any type of production. Available in EF or PL mount.
 

Technical Specs

IMAGING SENSOR:

  • Total Pixels: 4216 x 2340 pixels; Approx. 9.86 megapixels
  • Effective Pixels: 3840 x 2460 pixels; Approx. 8.29 megapixels
  • Sensor Size & Type: Super 35; 24.6 x 13.8 (28.2 mm diagonal) CMOS
  • Imaging Processor: Digic DV III
  • Filter: RGB Primary Color Filter (Bayer Array)

EXPOSURE:

  • Gains:
    • Normal Setting: -6dB to 30dB TBD
    • Fine Setting: 0dB to 24dB in 0.5 increments
  • ISO: 320 to 20,000
  • Shutter Modes: OFF, Speed, Angle, Slow Shutter, Clear Scan

INTERNAL RECORDING / CODEC:

 

  • Compression: 8-Bit MPEG-2 Long GOP
  • Maximum Bit Rate: 50Mbps (CBR)

RECORDING TIME:


 

  • Recording Media
    • CF Card: (Type 1 Only); 2 Slots (Movie Files); UDMA supported
    • SD Card: Still Images .JPEG, Custom Picture Data, Clip Metadata
  • File Format: MXF (OP-1a)
  • File System: FAT 32

AUDIO:

  • Recording Format: Linear PCM; 2-Channel; 16-Bit; 48 kHz
  • External Inputs
    • (2x) XLR Inputs (Auto & Manual Level Settings)
    • External Mic Terminal: 3.5mm Diameter
  • XLR Mic Trimming: Available; -12dB, -6dB, 0dB or +12dB
  • Phantom Power: Available; +48V

INPUT / OUTPUT:

  • HD/SD SDI
    • HD 8-Bit 4:2:2 (YPbPr)
      • 1920x1080: 59.94i/50i/23.98/24.00
      • 1280x720: 59.94p/50p/23.98/24.00
    • SD 8-Bit 4:2:2 (YPbPr)
      • 640x480: 60i/50i
    • HDMI
      • HD 8-Bit 4:2:2 (YPbPr)
        • 1920x1080: 60i/59.94/50i
        • 1280x720: 60p/59.94p/50p
    • SD 8-Bit 4:2:2 (YPbPr)
      • 480: 59.94i
      • 576: 50i

DIMENSIONS:

  • Approx. 6.9 x 7.0 x 6.7 in (174 x 179 x 171 mm)
  • Weight: Approx. 6.0lb (including monitor, handle, 2x CF card
  • Temperature
  • Performance Requirements: 32°F to 104°F (0°C to 40°C)
  • Operating Performance: 23°F to 113°F (-5°C to 45°C)

Our Kit

Our rental package includes:

  • Canon C300 Cinema EOS Camera Body (EF or PL Mount)
  • (3x) Canon BP-975 Battery Pack
  • Canon Battery Charger CG-940 w/ AC Cable
  • Compact Power Adapter CA-940 w/ AC Cable & Camera Cable
  • Canon C300 Monitor Unit
  • Canon C300 Handle Unit
  • (2x) 32g CF Cards
  • CF Card Reader
  • Arri C300 Adapter Plate w/ Arri Bridge Plate Adapter BPA-2 (For PL Mount)
  • Zacuto C300 Baseplate (For EF Mount)
  • Set of 15mm Rods

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