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What's the use-case of the Video Snapshot function on Canon cameras?

While browsing the video settings on my Canon 77D, I came across a peculiar function: What is the Video Snapshot function? The Video Snapshot function enables you to shoot short scenes that last for ...
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Canon 800D “Movie digital IS” stabilization - cropping video shot?

I am new to DSLR video and wondering, how is actually working "Movie digital IS" stabilization of my Canon 800D. If you shoot video, there are 3 options of IS stabilization - no stabilization, IS ...
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Canon 5D Mark III mirroring

I have a Canon 5D Mark III with an Andycine external monitor connected. Since i'm alone shooting myself, when I record, I'd like to see the recording indicator on the external monitor BUT WITHOUT ...
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What's more important for video recording - STM or IS?

As I can see Canon currently lacks native wide (assuming crop sensor) fast prime lenses adopted for video recording that have built-in image stabilization at the same time. As an example, you can ...
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Smooth aperture transition on Canon lenses, are they an advertised feature?

When shooting in video mode using Canon lenses on Canon bodies, when the aperture changes the blades may or may not make a sound. Newer lenses have gradual, silent aperture transitions. Older lenses ...
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Old Camcorder needs Repair

I have a Canon H680 Hi8 camcorder that fell off a shelf many years ago and hasn't been used since. Now I want to use its optics in a low-budget live video system for my church. Basically, I'm ...
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Shooting RAW vs 4:2:2 10-bit HDR PQ for HDR output

With the Canon EOS R5 I can choose to record in 12 bit RAW (DCI) or 10-bit HDR PQ H.265 (All-I or IPB compressed). Is there a big advantage of shooting in RAW vs HDR PQ for non professional HDR output?...
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Does Sony a7riii crops the footage while shooting uhd with s-log?

I'm looking for some entry level full frame camera that shoots uhd or dci 4k in log format without cropping the footage.
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What’s the best way to use a Canon 60D as a webcam on MacOS?

I want to use my Canon 60D as a webcam. I have tried using CameraLive2 and CamTwist as outlined here: https://swizec.com/blog/connected-canon-dslr-webcam/swizec/7477 It seems to disconnect after a ...
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“Canon RGB” color space *shift* to broadcast range with FFMPEG

for a noprofit project I do shoot with (up to 5x) Canon HF100 camera(s) but, as stated in this interesting artile, it genetates a "custom RGB range" (16-255) files. Thanks to this cool repository I'...
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Video plays back at half its frame rate and looks weird in Final Cut Pro

I recorded a multi-cam interview video with 2x Canon camcorders, I set them to record at 50fps. Both of them did, and show that they were shot in 50fps within Final Cut, however, my GoPro recorded at ...
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Continuous AF on EOS 1200D

I searched a solution for this for hours but finally, I discovered that my T5 doesn't have continuous AF in video mode but, is there anything I could do that is similar to continuous AF? If I put the ...
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Streaming from 2 xf100's

I'm a volunteer with a charity film company and we'd like to do a live stream using 2 xf100's and a webcam. Using OBS we can get the webcam and 1 xf100 to feed through but the second one doesn't ...
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Syncing Audio and Video

I have am doing a video recording podcast. I am recording the audio with Audacity with my 4 Shure mics hooked up into my Clarett 4pre USB. I am recording the video with OBS Studio a Cannon Vixia GF ...
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Canon EOS T5 video noisy

When I film at least at 3200 ISO I have so much noise in my video that the video is unwatchable. I tried the denoiser in Adobe Premiere pro but it removes all the details and it doesn't remove colour ...
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How to extend my hot/cold shoe mount?

I have a Canon XA-10 camcorder that I am trying to fit a 58mm Opteka Fisheye to. The lens and all fits fine, except for the fact that the built-in handle on my XA-10 stops me from actually mounting ...
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Canon Sl3: Can External Recording really be a higher resolution than internal recording?

Looking at the specifications for the Canon Rebel SL3 on B&H: https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1485098-REG/canon_3453c001_kit_eos_rebel_sl3_dslr.html/specs Under Recording Modes it states: ...
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Is there a camera that records video with a quality and style similar to the Black Magic Pocket 4k?

I was looking for a camera to record videos. My aim is to record videos to make films and music videos. I know there are many factors that are independent of the camera to make videos with a '...
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Which camera is better for recording 'cinematic' videos and films?

I was looking for a DSLR camera to record videos. My aim is to record videos to make films and music videos. I know there are many factors that are independent of the camera to make videos with a '...
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Connecting T6i to Elgato Game Capture HD

I recently purchased an Elgato HD for my MacBook Air, and I am fairly new at learning how everything comes together, so bear with me. I am trying to connect my Canon T6i as a capture device and I ...
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Canon xlh1 firewire is discontinued for reapair.?

I am looking for the part to fix my canon xlh1 fire wire. I was told this is the part a need DG3-1253-000 000 C 1 PCB ASS’Y, HP