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Canon XF305 Professional Camcorder

The Canon XF305 Professional Camcorder offers 50Mbps MPEG-2 4:2:2 recording to universally available Compact Flash (CF) cards for unsurpassed image quality and efficient, robust workflow at an affordable price. It is ideally suited to match the requirements of electronic newsgathering (ENG) crews, independent filmmakers, documentary producers, event videographers and military agencies.Utilizing file-based MPEG-2 compression with an MXF File Wrapper ensures the widest compatibility with existing industry infrastructure, metadata and non-linear editing (NLE) systems. And 4:2:2 color sampling provides ultra-fine transitions in tone and color for maintaining the highest quality image for use in advanced post production.A newly developed Genuine Canon 18x HD L-Series lens along with three Canon native 1920 x 1080 CMOS Image Sensors delivers pristine image quality.Incorporating industry-standard HD-SDI output, genlock input and SMPTE time code input/output terminals makes the Canon XF305 perfectly matched for live application and multi-camera shooting.The XF305 also offers multiple recording bit rates, resolutions and variable frame rates to expand your creative flexibility, and allow you to work in virtually any production environment. And complete customization over the image, display and operation makes the XF305 a camcorder that can be tailored to fit your individual needs.Features:File-based recording: MPEG-2 4:2:2 50Mbps codec (Canon XF Codec) to Compact Flash (CF) cardsGenuine Canon 18x HD L-Series lens with mechanical stops and markings for zoom and focusThree Canon native 1920 x 1080 CMOS Image SensorsCanon DIGIC DV llI Image Processor delivers enhanced shading and lifelike tonal reproductionSuperRange Optical Image Stabilization system with Dynamic and Powered modesMultiple recording bit rates, resolutions and variable frame ratesIndustry standard HD-SDI output, genlock and SMPTE time code terminalsLarge 4.0-inch 1.23 Megapixel LCD monitor and High Resolution 1.55 Megapixel EVFFully customizable image, operation and display adjustmentsOnboard waveform monitor and vectorscope ensure exposure and color accuracy during captureTwo built-in XLR terminals with independent audio level controlRefined ergonomics maximizes shooting comfort and usabilityIncludes:XF305 BodyLens HoodEyecupBattery Pack BP-955Compact Power Adapter CA-930DC Cable DC-930Wireless Controller WL-D6000Shoulder Strap SS-1200Component Cable DTC-1500Canon XF Utilities Disc
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