Canon C500 Mark II Cinema Camera Hire (5.9K Full-Frame)

$770 / day

The Canon C500 mark II represents a new generation in the Cinema EOS System. This is due to the 5.9K full frame sensor packed into a newly developed compact and reliable Cinema EOS body.

Camera Hire now has the Canon C500 mark II available in PL or EF mount.

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The Canon EOS C500 Mark II is 5.9K Full-Frame Cinema Camera. It features a full-frame CMOS sensor with an effective 18.69MP resolution. This allows it to output in full frame, Super 35 and Super 16 frame sizes, while maintaining a high resolution.

The C500 Mark II comes with a Canon EF or PL mount and features an interchangeable lens mount system. This allows you to swap the mount in the field greatly expanding lens options. The sensor features over 15 stops of dynamic range and Dual Pixel autofocus support with a DIG!C DV 7 image processor.

In addition, the C500 mark II camera can record RAW internally using the Canon Cinema RAW Light codec. You can also select either 10 or 12-bit, or you can capture using the XF-AVC codec in 10-bit. Record internally CFexpress Type B cards via two CFexpress card slots. Finally, capture an 8-bit XF-AVC proxy as well as JPEGs onto an SD card.

The C500 II has a wide variety of gamma settings, including Canon Log 2 and Log 3. Cinema BT.2020, DCI-P3, and legacy BT.709 colour gamuts are all available. Finally, perform LUT importing, and record four channels of 24-bit, 48 kHz linear PCM audio recording.

5.9K Full Frame CMOS sensor. Immersive Full Frame look with faithful colour reproduction.
Internal 5.9K Cinema RAW Light recording. Efficient RAW file onto CFexpress.
4K 4:2:2 10-bit.
Dual CFexpress slots.
Pioneering Autofocus Technology.
DIGIC DV7 Image Processor.
12G-SDI terminal.