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Compare Blackmagic Cinema Camera Products

Dramatically speed up the whole post production process with Blackmagic Cinema Camera Open File Formats Blackmagic Cinema Camera uses standard file formats, so you don’t need to wait years for your video software to support the media! Recording native 2.5K resolution uses the open CinemaDNG format, so you get full 12-bit RAW recording quality using the built-in SSD recorder, and the benefit of industry wide compatibility. For even greater compatibility you can also choose 1080HD recording into ProRes and DNxHD compressed video formats. Blackmagic Cinema Camera is the only camera to support purely open file formats! Fast Metadata Entry Logging file metadata directly into the camera dramatically speeds up the post production process. With the Blackmagic Cinema Camera 'slate' you can enter information such as shot number, search tags, scene number, timecode and more! You can even set shot number and other data to increment automatically! Metadata is compatible with leading editi…

46.1 MP Canon EOS-3D X to be announced before PhotoPlus ?

The Canon EOS-3D X has rumored for a long time, there are more new rumors about this big megapixel EOS. This EOS-3D X will use a 46.1 MP sensor.

Rumors said this Canon EOS-3D will be previewed at PhotoPlus 2012 in New York City between October 24 – October 27, 2012.
Here are some rumored specs about this camera:46.1 MP5 frame per secondDual DIGIC 5+ISO: 50 – 1280016 bitAF: Same as 1DXUSB 3CF+SD

Canon EOS 6D Vs. 5D Mark II Vs. 7D Specs Comparison

Here is a full specifications comparison for Canon EOS 6D, Canon EOS 5D Mark II, Canon EOS 7D. Take a look below:
Feature5D Mark IIEOS 6DEOS 7DSensor Resolution21.0 Million20.2 Million18.0 MillionSensor TypeCMOSCMOSCMOSSensor Size36x24mm35.8×23.9mm22.3 x 14.9 mmSensor TypeFull FrameFull FrameAPS-CDust Reduction / Sensor CleaningYesYesYesImage Size5616 x 37445472 x 36485184 x 3456Image ProcessorDIGIC 4DIGIC 5+Dual Digic 4Viewfinder TypePentaprismPentaprismPentaprismViewfinder Coverage98%97%100%Viewfinder Magnification0.71x0.71x1xStorage MediaCompact Flash (Type I or II), UDMA, MicrodriveSD/SDHC/SDXCCompact Flash (Type I or II), UDMA, Microdrive cardsContinuous Shooting Speed3.9 FPS4.5 FPS8 FPSMax Shutter Speed1/8000 to 30 sec1/4000 to 30 sec1/8000 to 30 secShutter Durability150,000100,000150,000Native ISO SensitivityISO 100-6,400ISO 100-25,600ISO 100-6,400Boosted ISO SensitivityISO 50, ISO 12,800-25,600ISO 50, ISO 51,200-102,400ISO 12,800Autofocus System9 points11 points19 pointsBuilt-…

EOS 6D sample images / Photos taken with EOS 6D

Shooting Mode:Aperture-priority AETv (Shutter Speed):1/250 secAv (Aperture Value):f/3.2ISO Speed:ISO200Lens:EF135mm f/2L USMWhite Balance:AWBPicture Style:Neutral ISO speed is based on recommended exposure index.
Shooting Mode:Aperture-priority AETv (Shutter Speed):1/80 secAv (Aperture Value):f/8.0ISO Speed:ISO100Lens:EF17-40mm f/4L USMWhite Balance:DaylightPicture Style:Standard ISO speed is based on recommended exposure index.
This JPEG image is processed by in-camera RAW processing from a RAW image with a EOS 6D.

Shooting Mode:Aperture-priority AETv (Shutter Speed):1/250 secAv (Aperture Value):f/3.5ISO Speed:ISO400Lens:EF40mm f/2.8 STMWhite Balance:AWBPicture Style:Portrait ISO speed is based on recommended exposure index.

Key specs compared to EOS 5D Mark III and Nikon D600 and canon 6D

In the table below we see how some of the EOS 6D's key specs measure up against its more expensive big brother, the 5D Mark III, and its main rival the Nikon D600.
Canon EOS 6D Canon EOS 5D Mark III Nikon D600  Effective Pixels • 20.2 MP • 22.3 MP • 24.3 MP ISO Range • 100-25600 standard
 • 50-102800 expanded  • 100-25600 standard
 • 50-102800 expanded  • 100-6400 standard
 • 50-25600 expanded  No of AF points • 11 • 61 • 39 Screen • 3.2"
 • 1,040,000 dots • 3.2"
 • 1,040,000 dots • 3.2"
 • 921,000 dots Viewfinder • 97% coverage
 • 0.71x magnification • 100% coverage
 • 0.71x magnification • 100% coverage
 • 0.7x magnification Built-in flash •  No • No •  Yes Continuous drive • 4.5 fps • 6 fps • 5.5 fps Storage • SD • Compact flash
 • SD • SD
 • 2 slots Weight
 (inc batteries) • 770g (1.7 lb) • 950g (2.1 lb) • 850g (1.9 lb) Dimensions • 145 x 111 x 71 mm
   (5.7 x 4.4 x 2.8") • 152 x 116 x 76 mm
   (6.0 x 4.6 x 3.0") • 141 x 113 x 82 mm
   (5.6 x 4.5 x 3.2") Wi-Fi + G…

Canon EOS 6D Official Specifications

Body typeBody typeMid-size SLRSensorImage ratio w:h3:2Effective pixels20.2 megapixelsSensor sizeFull frame (36 x 24 mm)Sensor typeCMOSProcessorDigic 5+ImageISOAuto, 100 – 25600 in 1/3 stops, plus 50, 51200, 102400 as optionWhite balance presets6Custom white balanceYesImage stabilizationNoUncompressed formatRAWJPEG quality levelsFine, NormalOptics & FocusAutofocusContrast Detect (sensor)Phase DetectMulti-areaSelective single-pointSingleContinuousFace DetectionLive ViewManual focusYesNumber of focus points11Lens mountCanon EF mountFocal length multiplier1×Screen / viewfinderArticulated LCDFixedScreen size3.2″Screen dots102,400Touch screenYesScreen typeClear View II TFT LCDLive viewYesViewfinder typeOptical (pentaprism)Viewfinder coverage97 %Viewfinder magnification0.71×Photography featuresMinimum shutter speed30 secMaximum shutter speed1/8000 secAperture priorityYesShutter priorityYesManual exposure modeYesSubject / scene modesYesBuilt-in flashNoExternal flashYes (Hot shoe)Continuou…

Canon EOS 6D Specs Leaked?

Canon EOS 6D Specs?I received this spec list this morning, and it seems to have also appeared at Digicame-info.
A new 20mp sensorFull Frame4.5fpsISO Range 100-25600DIGIC5+APS-C Sized bodyWeathersealedSD CardBuilt-in Wifi & GPS11 AF Points, f/2.8 Cross-type in the center.3″ LCDFull HD (1920×1080)Available December 2012Price: $1999 USD Body Only (Speculated price)

Canon EOS 6D Announcement Soon?

Canon EOS 6DAnother suggestion that the Canon EOS 6D will be announced soon. It might be announced on a different day than the PowerShot and Pixma announcements early next week.
22mp (Same sensor as 5D2)4.5 fpsTouchscreenSame AF system as 7D