(photos: Canon) Canon EOS-1D C Digital SLR Camera | US$15,000.00 | cinemaeos.usa.canon.com
whether you are an aspiring videographer or just simply want to future-proof your video rig, the recently announced Canon EOS-1D C Digital SLR Camera would be worthy of your consideration. in case you haven’t notice, the ‘C’ here stands for cinema, which is what this sexy gadget is born to do. sporting a DSLR-style body, this hybrid DSLR rig is equipped with a 18.1-megapixel full frame CMOS sensor that offers onboard 4K motion imaging (4096 x 2160 resolution, 24 fps) and Full HD motion imaging (1920 x 1080 resolution, up to 60 fps) on CF cards. other features include an expanded sensitivity range of up to ISO 25600 for low-light motion-imaging, ISO of up to 51200, expandable to ISO 204800 for still images, 61-point AF system, Dual “DIGI 5+” processor, a 3.2-inch Clear View II LCD display, and a HDMI out that allows you to continue to monitor via its 3.2-inch display when connected to an external monitor. the Canon EOS-1D C Digital SLR Camera will be available from October 2012 with a princely price tag of $15,000 a pop. obviously, this is made to create the next box office blockbuster but if money is of no object, we don’t see why you can’t acquire it for your next indie feature film project. hit the jump for a few more look.