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Canon C100 Mark I switch on problem.

My Canon C100 wouldn't switch on.  I was using it one day and the battery was close to zero and I'm not sure if I had the lever on the lock mode or camera mode but then the camera shut down due to no battery.  I recharged the battery, green lights sa...

Trouble uploading Canon Vixia HF G20 photos, videos

I bought a new Canon Vixia HF G20 and took some amazing videos and photos but cannot upload them to my Mac OS X (version 10.9.5)... I connect the power cord to the camcorder, and the usb cable from camcorder to computer, and I can see the Canon icon ...

Resolved! "Can't Record" Error

Hello, My name is Yahav and I have a problem with my camcorder, the camcorder I'm using is a Canon VIXIA HF R600 and while I was recording the camcorder suddenly stopped recording after 6 min and it said "Can't record" and ever since then I can no lo...

mkmkap90 by Apprentice
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Resolved! Vixia HF20 + UHS SDHC card?

Hello,  Is the old vixia HF20 camcorder compatible with the newer and much faster UHS cards? I know the camcorder will be the bottle neck, but I just want to make sur the camcorder will recognize the cards.  Thanks!

Nisaea by Apprentice
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Resolved! Vixia HF M500 - What lenses are available?

I am involved in sort of a project, to maximize the use of an older camera for  film making, my Canon Vixia HF M500. My question is, what lens options are out there? I have found one bundle on Amazon, but I am not clear on the lenses that I can attac...

Resolved! Newbie Canon C100 Questions

I have a couple quick questions on the Canon C100 as I'm planning to make the switch over from the Canon 5D.Memory-What memory cards would you recommend?-How much HD video can you record on a 16GB SD card? 32GB SD card?-What is the battery life?-Just...

Resolved! Camera setup for sport - indoor - HF G40

Hi all. Can someone please help me getting a flying start for using my new camcorder? (HF G40)What I will try to avoid as good as possible, is the 'chopping' in movie while pan the camcorder (recording of people running).Second priority is to convert...

GeirrE by Apprentice
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Share video for others to edit

I have videos on my Vixia's HF R50 sd card of my son's basketball games that I need to share with the rest of the team. They will need to be able to edit for their own use. I have iMovie but I'm not sure if all of them do. They may or may not have Ma...

awt1 by Apprentice
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Best uses of BLC?

I found auto Backlight correct in the menu options on my Canon G30. Somehow this corrects for backlit objects? How does this work if I'm shooting in Manual mode? When I choose it, it appears to create a flatter profile. Is there any degredation of im...

Imp by Apprentice
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Battery for old ES900 camcorder

I bought an old ES900 8mm camcorder on eBay, but the battery doesn't recharge. I don't know if it's the charger or the battery that's bad. Does anyone know what the original battery number is so I can try to replace it (I don't think the current batt...

Herbie by Apprentice
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Buzz in microphone jack of vixia hfr700

Aloha! The buzz is not there when i playback video only when i plug it in. It is an anomoly. However it should not b there. Or is there an easy solution. Brand new camera. Awaiting ur expert Guidance. THANKS A MILLION

tara2233 by Contributor
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Capturing Mini DV

I am trying to capture footage from some old hdv tapes to my computer.  I have two mini hdv camcorders, the Canon XH A1S & the XH G1S.  It appears the firewire port on the G1S has been damaged or something because it no longer works. The computer doe...

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