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XF400 & XA50 Picture Profile Limitations

I have both of these cameras and use them for live streaming and more traditional filming jobs. I chose them mostly for their ease of use, good sound capability and picture quality. With good lighting the 1" sensor on these cameras gives excellent re...

mikew124 by Contributor
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G40 unstable battery connection

Hi all,Does anyone have a quick fix for the battery connection or is it strictly a repair item? When power is on, the slighted lift or bump on the battery shuts down the camera down.

vixia hf g10

I have had it for years, always reliable.  Latey If i record lets say 25 minutes.  when I pull out the 32 gig card,  instead of one file of the continuos video, it has it in 2 files.  What am I doing wrong.  Thanks

bowmanmt by Apprentice
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Reluctant to update firmware

A few months ago I purchased a Canon XA40 with firmware version 1.0.0.0 everything worked fine for the first couple of days until I updated the firmware to version 1.0.1.0. and almost immediately it started showing various error messages ie. card not...

Automatic Zoom via Programable Interface

I am working on a research application that requires me to have precise control of the zoom using a computer program. What that means is that I would need to:Have knowdlege of the zoom I am currently atAbility to reach a specific zoom level repeatedl...

Vixia HF R800 - is there a storage size limit for the SD?

I've looked over the specs for the Vixia HF R800 and can't see a maximum storage capacity listed anywhere. After a bit of trying (I was looking at the wrong menu option) I've managed to get the camera recording onto a 512 GB that's actually a microSD...

Resolved! New XA11 Owner 3.5 Mic Question

So I have stepped my game up to a Camcorder for my Video Plogs on YouTube. I just purchased the Canon XA11 which is really a nice camera with tons of options. I do a lot of Motorcycle content and will be covering the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally this yea...

Canon Vixia HF R800 - is there a max storage limit?

Hello,I picked up a 512 GB SD card from Amazon today that doesn't seem to be able to work with my Canon Vixia HF R800.The usual formatting option is grayed out and I variously receive errors about the SD card being write protected or unreadable.I can...

Can't export video in Canon XF405

I am trying to record the output of my XF405 camcorder to an external monitor Blackmagic 12G in ProRes 3840x2160 50p via an HDMI lead. In the camera I select External Rec Only HDMI and in Recording Setup I select 3840x2160 50p, but when I go to Displ...

Resolved! G60 Video Extraction

     I just filled my first two 256gb cards on my g60, and am curious how anyone in the community might back up their files! I am currently almost an hour into transferring the video files onto an external 1tb drive and it's only at 14% complete - I'...

Resolved! Vixia G60 and Mp4 tool non function

   Hi all, I have been filming an art project for about a week with a Vixia g60 for a time-lapse style video. I pause and start a lot to save card space, so each session produces around 10 separate mp4 files.   I have downloaded the Mp4 join tool fro...

XA-50 Image Stabilization Issues

Hello all, Long time Canon User.  I have a fleet of XA-10's (10 of them total), have used multiple SLR's (currently using the R6... awesome) and I recently purchased a couple Canon XA-50's. Overall, I love the XA-50 and it's features.  The abilty to ...

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