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Canon XF Series 4K and HD Camcorders
Canon XF705, XF405, XF305, XF205 and XF105 (with SDI), Canon XF400, XF300, XF200 and XF100 (without SDI).

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Old July 15th, 2010, 02:17 PM   #1
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A mention of the new Canon XF's for ENG use

From TV News Check: http://www.tvnewscheck.com/articles/2010/07/15/daily.4/
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Old August 8th, 2010, 12:19 PM   #2
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Interesting article, although they got some of the info on the Panasonic cameras wrong.
It's not just the gear that the stations are saving money on - it's the personnel. It's not uncommon to see reporters acting as their own photogs, even in large TV markets. The cameras are now so small and easy to use. The reporter/photog can even do their own stand-up just by looking at the viewfinder flipped forward, then easily play back the clip to check it. It sure is different since I shot news in the old 3/4" days.
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Old August 8th, 2010, 01:07 PM   #3
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I like the way the editing often compliments the self shoot camerawork. It's called progress.

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