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canon EOS 1D C is the world's first 4K DSLR camera
jul 02, 2012
canon EOS 1D C is the world's first 4K DSLR camera



‘EOS-1D C’ by canon

canon has developed ‘EOS-1D C’, the world’s first DSLR capable of capturing video in 4K (4096 x 2160-pixels) at 24p or in full HD at 60p.
for photographic purposes, the camera uses a 18.1 megapixel sensor which supports the ability to shoot continuous burst photos up to 14 frames/second
and take extermely sharp images.
its small size allows for easy mounting and transportation, opening the door for the next generation of
compact film and TV production packages. the camera was designed in response to the needs of filmmakers, television producers, seeking more
powerful and affordable devices as the industry standard for high quality picture continues to grow.

the camera will cost around 12,000 USD (exact price to be confirmed) and will be available beginning in october.


top view with ‘CN-E 24mm’ wide angle lens


left view showing auxiliary ports with ‘CN-E 24mm’ wide angle lens


right view showing grip with ‘CN-E 24mm’ wide angle lens


back view showing dials and viewfinder


cinematography example of the ‘EOS 1D C’ from canon pro


photo specifications:

   max resolution: 5184 x 3456
   effective pixels: 18.1 megapixels
   sensor type: CMOS
   ISO: 100 – 51200 without boost
   screen size: 3.2 inches
   shutter speed: 1/8000 sec – 30 sec

video specifications:

   format: MPEG-4, H.264
   speaker: mono
   microphone: mono
   resolution: 4096 x 2160 (24 fps), 1920 x 1080 (60, 50, 30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (60, 50 fps)

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