Canon XF305 HD Professional Camcorder PAL

Canon XF305 features 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.

Package Contents

1 Canon XF305 Camcorder 1 Battery Pack 1 Battery Charger 1 Data Cable (USB) 1 AV Cable 1 Component Cable  1 HDMI Cable 1 CD-ROM 1 User s Guide 1 Remote Control


Standard Definition or High Definition High DefinitionPower Supply (rated) 7.4V DC (battery pack) Video Recording system Compression MPEG-2 Long GOP, Color Space 4 2 2 (at 50Mbps recording) Audio Recording system 2-Channel, PCM digital recording, 16-Bit; 48kHzImage Sensor 1/3-inch CMOS Total Pixels Approx. 2.37 megapixels (2044 x 1160 pixels) each x 3Effective Pixels Approx. 2.07 megapixels (1920 x 1080 pixels) Maximum recording time 64GB Compact Flash (CF) card - Type 1 Lens Canon 18x HD L Series Zoom, 4.1-73.8mm (35mm equivalent 29.3 - 527.4mm), f/1.6-2.8Focusing System TVAF plus External Phase Difference Metering Sensor, Autofocus (Instant AF, Normal AF, Face AF), Manual, Full Manual Max Shutter Speed 1/2000 Minimum Focusing Distance 20mm (wide macro), 1m (entire zoom range) White Balance Auto, Manual, Custom (2000K - 15000K in 100K increments), Daylight, Tungsten Frame Rate 60i, 60p, 30p, 24p (50i, 50p and 25p optional upgrade available through Canon Factory Service Center)Minimum Illumination Full AUTO mode 4.5 lux (Shutter speed 1/60, Gain +21dB); Manual mode 08 lux (Shutter speed 1/4, Gain +33dB), (when 60i is selected) Image Stabilization SuperRange Optical (Lens Shift) Modes Standard, Powered, Dynamic, Off Filter Diameter 82mm Viewfinder 0.52-inch color widescreen, approx. 1,555,000 dots, approx. 100% field of view LCD Screen 4.0-inch color widescreen LCD, approx. 1,230,000 dots, approx. 100% field of view Microphone Stereo electrect condenser microphone Recording Media CF Card 2 Slots, Movie files only, Type 1 only, UDMA supported / SD Card Still images, Custom Picture Data, Clip Metadata, Custom Settings Dimensions Approx. 6.0 x 9.3 x 15.0 in. (153 x 236 x 382mm) (not including lens hood, eyecup, grip belt) Weight (not including lens hood and eyecup) 5.8 lbs (2,630 g) (includes grip belt)

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