Canon EOS C300 MkII

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Canon EOS C300 MkII

A game-changer for creative filmmaking

  • Durable, powerful and easy-to-use! The Canon EOS C300 MkII captures stunning 4K/Full HD video with an incredible 15 stops of Dynamic Range, external RAW output and Canon Log 2 to help realise your creative vision.
  • Unrivalled 4K & Full HD image quality
  • Creative flexibility & extensive shooting options
  • Seamless integration into professional workflows

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Canon EOS C300 MkII Camera Specifications:

Image Sensor
SensorSuper35mm type CMOS
SystemRGB primary colour filter (Bayer array)
Total pixels per sensor9.84 megapixels
Effective pixels per sensorApprox. 8.85 megapixels when 4096 x 2160/2048 x 1080 resolution selected
Approx.8.29 megapixels when 3840 x 2160 or 1920 x 1080 resolution selected
Dynamic RangeWith Canon Log gamma: 800%
With Canon Log2 Gamma 1600%
(ISO 850 or above/gain 2.5 dB or more)
Horizontal ResolutionUp to 1800 TV lines or more depends 0n shooting resolution and on lens used.
Lens MountCanon EF Mount. EF with Cinema Lock or PL mount available (optional upgrade)
Focal length adjustment3840 x 2160 or 1920 x 1080 resolution: Actual focal length x approx. 1.53
4096 x 2160 or 2048 x 1080 resolution: Actual focal length x approx. 1.46
As indicated for EF-S lenses and Canon Cine Zoom lenses
Peripheral illumination correctionYES (dependent on lens used)
ND filter6 glass filters in camera body: 2 stops; 4 stops; 6 stops,8 stops,10 stops¹. Operate via the body, wireless control or via Canon RC-V100 Remote Control Unit.
Focus controlVia lens, wireless control or wired remote (dependent on lens used) One-shot AF with EF Lenses
including Cine Servo lens range¹.
(Not available with Manual Focus, CINEMA Zoom or Prime lenses).
Iris controlVia body, grip, wireless control or wired remote. Push AI available with EF lens (Not available with CINEMA lenses)
1/2-stop, 1/3-stop or FINE control.
Possible to maintain constant F-number during zoom.
Image stabilization systemDepends on lens used
Image Processor
TypeDual DIGIC DV5

Canon EOS C300 MkII Recording Specifications:

Video storage mediaCFast2.0™ and SD card supported. Simultaneous Recording to CFast2.0™ and External Device possible
Recording timeDepending on card used and resolution/ bit rate selected
Recording file formatXF-AVC (Material eXchange Format (MXF))
Recording StandardVideo Compression: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Audio Recording: Linear PCM (16bit/24bit- 48kHz – 4ch)
File Format: XF-AVC (MXF)
Bit rate: Intra 410/225/220/110Mbps, LongGOP 50Mbps
Long GOP: 35 or 24 Mbps (for proxy recording on SD cards)
Recording format: CFast 2.0™ CardIntraframe recording
Resolution: 4096×2160/3840×2160/2048×1080/1920×1080 Signal configuration: YCC422 10bit/(*)RGB444 (12bit/10bit)
(*) Only with 2048×1080 or 1920×1080; 29.97P, 23.98P, 25.00P and 24.00P
Long GOP recording
Resolution: 2048×1080/1920×1080
Signal configuration: YCC422 10bit
Recording format: SD CardMovies: Long GOP recording only (*)
Resolution: 2048×1080/1920×1080
Signal configuration: YCC420 8bit Photo: JPEG
Resolution: 2048×1080/1920×1080
(*) Proxy recording using low bit rate
Recording frame rate59.94 Hz: 59.94i/59.94P/29.97P/23.98P (Depending on resolution selected)
50.00Hz: 50.00i/50.00P/25.00P (Depending on resolution selected
24.Hz: 24.00P
Slow/Fast motion59.94Hz:59.94P
2K (2048×1080/1920×1080) 1 to 60 FPS
2K CROP (*1)(2048×1080/1920×1080) max 120 FPS
4K (4096×2160/3840×2160) 1 – 30 FPS
2K (2048×1080/1920×1080) max 60 FPS**
2K CROP * (2048×1080/1920×1080) max 120 FPS **
4K (4096×2160/3840×2160 max 30 FPS
2K (2048×1080/1920×1080) max 120 FPS **
2K CROP * (2048×1080/1920×1080) max 120 FPS**
2K (2048×1080/1920×1080) 1 – 50 FPS
2K CROP * (2048×1080/1920×1080) max 100FPS **
4K (4096×2160/3840×2160) 1 – 25 FPS
2K (2048×1080/1920×1080) max 50 FPS **
2K CROP * (2048×1080/1920×1080) max 100FPScz**
4K (4096×2160/3840×2160) max 30 FPS
2K (2048×1080/1920×1080) max 60 FPS**
2K CROP * (2048×1080/1920×1080) max 100FPS**
Interval RecordYes
Frame RecordYes
Pre Record (cache record)Yes
Relay RecordingYes
Double Slot (simultaneous) RecordingYes
Scan ReverseYes: Both / Vertical/ Horizontal /Off
HD->SD conversionNo
Internal Data TransferYes. Clips can be copied from CFast2.0™ to CFast2.0™ card internally in Media Mode.
Photo storage mediaSD Card
Still quality2048 x 1080/1920 x 1080

Canon EOS C300 MkII System Specifications:

Size4” (10.1 cm diagonal) color wide-screen LCD with 16:9 aspect ratio
DotsApprox. 1.23 million dots (854 x RGB x 480), 100% field of view
Image quality adjustmentsSuper High, High or Normal can be selected as the luminance adjustment. Others are
same as for the viewfinder.
Waveform MonitorYes
Focus AssistYes
Size0.46” (1.18 cm on the diagonal), colour organic EL display with a wide-screen 16:9 aspect ratio
TypeOrganic LED
DotsApprox. 1770,000 dots (1024 x RGB x 576)
Image quality adjustmentsAdjustment of the viewfinder brightness, contrast, colour, sharpness and luminance
boosting (on/off) can be performed (using menu settings).
Correction lens2.0 to -5.5 diopter
Audio inYes: 2x XLR input on monitor unit, 3.5mm input on Camera Body
Headphone outputYes Output impedance 50Ω or less, Reference signal output level 50Ω or less
Reference signal output level -∞ to -12 dBV (with 16Ω load, volume from MIN to MAX)
Video/Audio outputMON., REC OUT terminals: BNC Jack
Video[HD]: SMPTE 292, SMPTE 274 [3G]: SMPTE 424, SMPTE 425
Audio[HD]: SMPTE ST 299-1 [3G]: SMPTE ST 299-2
Output impedance 75Ω, Output signal level 0.8Vp-p
HDMIHDMI terminal (type A) Complies with HDMI specifications. Video/Audio output
IEEE 1394 (Firewire)No
TimecodeBNC jack (input/output)
GenlockBNC jack (also serves as the SYNC OUT terminal) Signal level 1.0 Vp-p, Input impedance 10KΩ
SynchBNC jack (also serves as the SYNC OUT terminal) Signal level 1.0 Vp-p, Input impedance 10KΩ
LCD Monitor Input/OutputVIDEO terminal Canon’s proprietary specifications (special 13-pin jack)
AUDIO terminal Canon’s proprietary specifications (special 13-pin jack)
Component outNo
AV terminalNo
DC inputYes
Remote Control Terminal2.5mm mini jack
Wireless Control TerminalVia optional Wi-Fi adaptor
Tally lampYes
Accessory shoeYes (a cold shoe, 3 locations: top of the body, top of the handle, front of handle)

Canon EOS C300 MkII Shooting Specifications:

Exposure Control and MeteringManual, Push Auto Iris, Auto Iris (with compatible lenses).
Metering Options (a) Standard (center-weighted metering),(b) Spotlight,(c) Backlight compensation
Exposure compensation0.25 increments from ±0 to ±2.0.
Push Auto IrisYes (EF and EF-S lenses. Not available with EF Cinema Lenses.)
Exposure LockVia Push AI Function
Auto Gain Control settingYes
ISO Sensitivity1 Stop increments: [100], 160(*), 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600, [51200, 102400]
[—] Displayed when ISO speed expansion is ON. (*) Displayed when ISO speed expansion is OFF.
1/3 stop increments:[100, 125], 160, 200, 250, 320, 400, 500, 640, 800, 1000, 1250, 1600, 2000, 2500,
3200, 4000, 5000, 6400, 8000, 10000, 12800, 16000, 20000, 25600,
[32000, 40000, 51200, 64000, 80000, 102400]
Gain settingNormal: [-6dB, -3dB], -2dB(*), 0dB, 3dB, 6dB, 9dB, 12dB, 15dB, 18dB, 21dB, 24dB, 27dB,
30dB, 33dB, 36dB, 39dB, 42dB, [45dB, 48dB, 51dB 54dB] [—] Displayed when ISO speed expansion is ON. (*) Displayed when ISO speed expansion is OFF.
Fine: Any value from -2dB to 24dB in 0.5dB increments can be set.
Shutter speed
Control ModesOff, Speed, Angle, Clear Scan, Slow
Shutter speed59.94 Hz
Off: 59.94(i/P) : 1/60/29.98P: 1/30 24.00P 1/24
Speed: 1/1 – 1/2000
Clear Scan: 59.94 Hz mode: 23.98 Hz (lowest) to 250.37 Hz 24.00 Hz mode: 24.00 Hz (lowest) to 250.37 Hz
Note: The frequency will differ depending on the frame rate setting.
Slow: 59.94(i/P) 1/4, 1/8, 1/15, 1/30; 29.98P 1/4, 1/8, 1/15: 24.00P 1/3, 1/6, 1/12
Off: 50.00(i/P) 1/50; 25.00P 1/25
Speed:1/1 – 1/2000
Clear Scan: 24.00 Hz (lowest) to 250.40 Hz Note: The frequency will differ depending on the frame rate setting.
Slow: 50.00(i/P) 1/3, 1/6, 1/12, 1/25; 25.00P 1/3, 1/6, 1/12
Shutter Angle59.94Hz/50.00Hz: 360.00, 240.00, 180.00, 120.00, 90.00, 60.00, 45.00, 30.00, 22.50, 15.00, 11.25
Focus Systems
AF OptionsDependent on the interchangeable lens used and User Selected Mode. Dual Pixel CMOS AF (CMOS AF), Contrast AF
AF ModesOne-Shot AF, Continuous AF and AF-Boosted MF are the available modes. All of these modes take effect when the AF/MF switch of the EF lens is at the AF setting
Face Detection AFYes; Face Priority or Face Only
Dual Pixel CMOS AFYes. Compatible with all EF Mount Lenses (Except Manual Focus Only models)
Custom Picture
Stored Configurations7 presets:
Canon Log 2: C.Gamut (Cinema Gamut) Canon Log 2: BT.2020/Canon Log 2: DCI-P3
Canon Log 2: BT.709
Canon Log: BT.2020 Gamut BT.709
Storage MediumInternal or SD card
Gamma Setting OptionsCanon Log 2/Canon Log/Wide DR/EOS Std.Normal 1 (STANDARD)/Normal 2 (4.0x)/Normal 3 (BT.709)
Normal 4 (5.0x)
Colour Space SettingsCinema Gamut/BT.2020 Gamut/DCI-P3 Gamut/BT.709 Gamut
Colour Matrix SettingsNeutral/Production Camera/Cinema EOS Original/Video/EOS Std./OFF
Customisable and protected settingsYes
Black GammaYes
Low Key SaturationYes
Noise ReductionYes
Skin detailYes
Selective Noise ReductionYes
Colour matrixYes
White balanceYes
Colour correctionYes
Setup levelYes
Clip 100% IREYes
White balance
Kelvin Range2000K to 15000K, 100K intervals, Default 5500K
White Balance ShiftYes, -9 to 9 (Daylight or Tungsten Preset selected)
Black balance
Black balance adjustmentYes
Countup systemRegen, RecRun, FreeRun, External, Hold (Drop frame available for NTSC Mode)
Start value setting“00:00:00:00”, Set/Reset selectable
Recording16-bit 2ch (48 kHz) linear PCM
ControlIndependent limiters and auto/manual settings
Microphone attenuationYes
Microphone level meterYes

Canon EOS C300 MkII Accessories Specifications:

SuppliedMonitor Unit, Handle Unit, Thumbrest, WFT Attachment, Tripod Adaptor Base, Eye Cup, CVF Cap, Shoulder Strap
Battery Charger CG-10, AC Adaptor CA-A10, AC Cable, Battery Pack BP-A30, hex wrench, hexagon screw set,
UN-5 Cable (X2)Lithium battery CR2025, Bracket
Optional (includes discontinued items)Canon Battery Pack BP-A30 (included with D181)/BP-A60
Canon AC adapter CA-A10
Canon Battery Charger CG-A10
Canon Remote Controller RC-V100
Canon shoulder strap SS-1200 (provided with the D181)
Canon Tripod Adapter TA-100
Canon Tripod base TB-1
Canon Shooting Brace SBR-1000
Canon Wireless transmitter WFT-E6
Canon GPS Receiver GP-E1
Canon unit cable UN-5 (provided)/UN-10 (purchased separately)
Canon microphone adapter MA-400 (optional accessory)
Canon rod clamp RD-1 (purchased separately)
Battery TypeBP-A30 (included),BP-A60 (optional)
Input Power Supply14.4 V DC (battery pack), 16.7 V DC (DC)

Canon EOS C300 MkII Miscellaneous Specifications:

DimensionsApprox. 149 x 183 x 183 mm (5.9 x 7.2 x 7.2 in) [D181 thumb rest]
Approx. 190 x 183 x 187 mm (7.5 x 7.2 x 7.4 in) [D181 grip]
Approx. 190 x 265 x 226 mm (7.5 x 10.4 x 8.9 in)
[D181 grip bracket handle unit]
Approx. 190 x 307 x 362 mm (7.5 x 12.1 x 12.8 in)
[D181 grip bracket handle unit monitor unit]
Detachable handleYes
Operating Temperature rangeApprox. 0°C to 40°C, 85% (relative humidity)
Approx. -5°C to 45°C, 60% (relative humidity)
ND filter¹ 8 and 10 Stop ND selected via expansion option in a menu
Focus control¹ CN7 x 17 KAS S/E1 or P1 depending on mount

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