Tagged: xf200

XF200 lens control rings

Firmware update for Canon XF200 & XF205

Canon has unveiled an update to the firmware of its XF200 & XF205 camcorders that’s promising better reduction of noise in low-light situations – at the cost of some crispiness to the resolution of the image. The XF200/205 are known for their compact size, splendid...

Canon XF200 review thumbnail

Video Review: Canon XF200 (& XF205)

Canon’s XF200 camcorder is the successor to the very popular XF100 and, like that camcorder, can shoot 1920 by 1080 Full HD onto dual compact flash cards at 50 megabits per second with 4:2:2 colour – that’s generally accepted as broadcast spec, though the camcorder...

Canon XF205 from front strap side

Test footage: Canon XF200 / XF205

We’ve spent the last week or so compiling a series of tests on the XF200 so here’s the full list of videos that we’ve assembled. General “Full Auto” footage (daytime) We’ve taken our new toy out for a day at the seaside, in Folkestone, Kent....

Canon XF205 front - lens

Unboxing Canon’s XF200 / XF205

The successors to the hugely successful XF100 and Xf105, Canon’s XF200 / XF205 have a lot to live up to. In this video we open up the box to see what you get for you £2,999 GBP and have a first look around the camcorder to...

Canon XF205 front - lens

Canon launches XF205/200 camcorder

It’s been a while coming – we thought it might have arrived last year when the XA10 was upgraded to the XA20 but no joy – but finally Canon has announced the successors to the XF105/100 camcorders. By and large they seems to be a...