Canon EOS C300 Mark III Announced, Priced $10,999, Available for Pre-Order

Canon has just officially announced the new Canon EOS C300 Mark III Digital Cinema Camera, featuring a Super 35mm Dual Gain Output sensor with up to 16 stops of high dynamic range capability for superior HDR recording and low noise. This new camera costs $10,999, first available for pre-order at B&H/ Adorama.

MELVILLE, NY, April 20, 2020 – Adding to its robust and expansive line up of Cinema EOS digital cinema cameras, Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is excited to announce the EOS C300 Mark III. The next-generation Super 35mm workhorse features a new Dual Gain Output (DGO) sensor and, like the full-frame EOS C500 Mark II digital cinema camera, employs a modular design and an interchangeable lens mount optional accessory that allows users to easily customize the camera according to the needs of each project, making it an ideal tool for a wide range of video content production. The introduction of C300 Mark III, alongside the already announced C500 Mark II, signal Canon’s equal and high attention to the two important constituencies of Super 35mm and full-frame content creation.

Canon C300 Mark III EF-Mount Specs

Image Sensor
Image Sensor Size 26.2 x 13.8 mm (Super35)
Sensor Type CMOS
Sensor Resolution Actual: 4206 x 2280 (9.6 MP)
Effective: 4096 x 2160 (8.85 MP)
Pixel Pitch 6.4 µm
Color Filter Bayer
ISO 100 to 102,400 (Expanded)
Gain -6 to 54 dB (Native)
-2 to 54 dB (Expanded)
Advertised Dynamic Range 16 Stops
Camera
Lens Mount Canon EF
Lens Communication Yes, with Autofocus Support
Interchangeable Lens Mount Yes
Shutter Speed 1/12 to 1/2000 sec (In 24p/60p Mode)
Built-In ND Filter Mechanical Filter Wheel with 2 Stop (1/4), 4 Stop (1/16), 6 Stop (1/64), 8 Stop (1/256), 10 Stop (1/1024) ND Filters
Built-In Microphone Type None
Recording Media 2 x CFexpress Card Slots
1 x SDXC Card Slot
Variable Frame Rates 1 to 180 fps
Internal Recording
Recording Modes MXF:
4096 x 2160p (225 to 410 MB/s)
3840 x 2160p (225 to 410 MB/s)
Audio Recording 2-Channel 24-Bit 48 kHz
Interfaces
Video Connectors 2 x BNC (3G-SDI) Output
1 x HDMI Output
Audio Connectors 2 x 3-Pin XLR Mic Level (+48 V Phantom Power) Input
1 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm Stereo Mic Level Input
1 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm Stereo Headphone Output
Other I/O 1 x BNC Timecode Input
1 x BNC Timecode Input/Output
1 x 2.5 mm LANC Control Input
Display
Display Type LCD
Screen Size 4″
Touchscreen Yes
Screen Resolution 1,230,000 Dots
EVF
EVF Optional, Not Included
Screen Size .46″
EVF Resolution 1,170,000 Dots
Power
Battery Type Canon BP-A Series
Power Connectors 1 x 4-Pin LEMO Input
General
Accessory Mount 1 x 1/4″-20 Female
1 x Cold Shoe Mount
Dimensions 5.9 x 7.2 x 7.2″ / 149 x 183 x 183 mm (Without Grip)
7.5 x 7.2 x 7.4″ / 19.1 x 18.3 x 18.8 cm (With Grip)
  • Canon EOS C300 Mark III —pre-orderB&H/ Adorama

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