Canon XA35 and XA30 Camcorders Unveiled

Canon XA35

Canon has announced its next evolution of the XA camcorder line – the XA35 and XA30 camcorders, which replace the XA25 and XA20 models.

The Canon XA35 and XA30 remain HD camcorders and are differentiated by a HD/SD-SDI output on the XA35. The cameras borrow from the Cinema EOS System with a new Wide DR mode for greatly-expanded dynamic range. They also offer dual band WiFi support at 5GHz and 2.4GHz with FTP file transfer possible. [Read more…]

Cyber Monday Deal #2 from Canon USA includes Rebel T5 Kit for $209

Canon Rebel T5

Canon USA is discounting its refurbished cameras, Speedlites and printers again this week for its second round of Cyber Monday in November deals.

Notable deals include:

  • Refurbished EOS Rebel T5 18-55 kit – $209.99
  • Refurbished Speedlite 600EX-RT – $399.99
  • Refurbished Speedlite 430EX II – $169.99
  • Refurbished Speedlite 320EX – $159.99
  • Refurbished Speedlite 270EX II – $89.99
  • Refurbished Speedlite 90EX – $89.99
  • Refurbished PowerShot SX700HS Black, Red – $179.99
  • Refurbished PowerShot SX600HS Black, White, Red – $119.99
  • Refurbished PowerShot ELPH150IS Black, Silver, Red, Blue – $59.99

Also, Canon is offering an extra 15% off imageCLASS printers (today only) that combines with the 20% off that is currently ongoing.

The Canon camera and Speedlite deals are available through November 10. Check them all out here on Canon USA’s site.

Watch for more deals this month on our Black Friday and Cyber Monday Camera & Photo Deals Roundup.

Canon EOS M10 (at $100 Off), PowerShot G9 X and G5 X Now Available

Canon EOS M10

The new Canon EOS M10, PowerShot G9 X and G5 X are now in stock and shipping to customers.

Notably, the EOS M10 has a $100 instant rebate, making it only $499 with a 15-45mm kit lens. Read my Canon EOS M10 hands-on review for more on why I think it’s a great mirrorless camera. You can also order it here at B&H Photo.

The G9 X also gets an instant rebate of $30 for a $499 price tag. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

And the PowerShot G5 X runs $799. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

Canon C300 Mark II First Look with 4K Samples

Canon C300 Mark II

Magnanimous Media has put together a couple sample videos in its first look with the Canon C300 Mark II, which shoots 4K video and features Canon’s Dual Pixel CMOS AF functionality in the EF mount flavor. There’s also a PL mount option – but no autofocus (for obvious reasons). Coincidentally, the C300 Mark II is now shipping.

You can watch the 4K version of the sample footage in the YouTube version below. [Read more…]