Canon to Feature a Live 4k Workflow Demonstration and Live Grading Session with their 4k Camera Footage at NAB 2013
CANON U.S.A., INC. DELIVERS ITS LATEST MOTION
AND STILL DIGITAL IMAGING SOLUTIONS AT THE 2013 NAB SHOW
Highlights Include Live 4K Workflow
Demonstrations in a Full On-Site DI (Digital Intermediate) Suite, Live 4K
Broadcast Demonstrations for HD “Ultra-Zoom” Applications, and the Canon
N.Y., April 3, 2013 – At the 2013 NAB Show in Las Vegas, Canon U.S.A., Inc.,
a leader in digital imaging solutions, will showcase its full line of
professional, high-definition imaging equipment for motion picture, television
production, video content creation, and still photography at booths C3628 and
C4325. Within this year’s booth, Canon will feature a live 4K Workflow
Demonstration where visitors will have the opportunity to interact with
industry-leading colorists and editors in a 4K DI (Digital Intermediate) suite.
In a live color grading session of 4K footage from Canon’s groundbreaking C500
4K camera, on-site professionals will demonstrate the imaging possibilities of
Canon’s 4K image capture technology and view the results on Canon’s prototype
4K reference displays, currently under development.
the recent successes of the Canon Cinema EOS C500 4K digital camera’s broadcast
capabilities, the Company will be exhibiting a live demonstration of 4K Remote
Broadcast, highlighting how spectacular HD broadcast footage can be captured,
digitally rendered and cropped for live-action broadcast applications using
Canon’s Cinema EOS equipment. Visitors to this demonstration will see, in
real-time, the results and stunning coverage that can be used in multiple
high-speed productions, including live-action sports.
some of the recent artistry and award-winning footage shot on Canon Cinema EOS
equipment, show attendees are welcome to enter a 90-seat Canon Theater to view
spectacular footage and testimonials that illustrate HD, 2K and 4K projects
including behind-the-scenes footage on how each project was captured.
Demonstrating the full breadth of Canon capabilities from image capture through
output, the Canon Theater will take visitors beyond capture and feature
additional 4K reference display prototypes currently under development.
has also announced and will showcase the new Cinema EOS C100 EF 24-105 Lens
Kit, a cost-effective solution to assist cinematographers, including
single-person and small cinematography crews, with the ability to purchase and
produce high-quality pieces at an affordable price-point.
visitors to the Canon booth will have the opportunity to touch-and-try a full
range of Canon equipment on display throughout the week. Canon products,
such as the EOS-1D C Digital Cinema SLR, EF Cinema zoom lenses and various
other cameras and accessories will be available to demo.
cinematographers in need of a fast, easy way to print images for scene
continuity or to preserve highlights of a recently completed project can
appreciate the convenience and versatility of Canon’s photo-quality printers.
On-hand in the Canon booth will be the 24-inch imagePROGRAF iPF6450, and the
44-inch imagePROGRAF iPF8400, 12-color large-format printers. Both are equipped
with LUCIA EX pigment ink set, an enhanced multi-sensor and advanced printing
technologies to help achieve extraordinary quality and enhanced color range in
large format printed output. Also being shown are the PIXMA PRO series of
desktop inkjet printers. The PIXMA PRO-1 printer, the flagship model in Canon’s
professional inkjet printer lineup, features a 12-color LUCIA Pigment ink
system that expands the color gamut with improved saturation of colors and
darker, deeper blacks, over previous models. The PIXMA PRO-10 printer, with
its 10-color pigment ink system, and the PIXMA PRO-100 printer, with its
8-color dye-based ink system provide photographers with a number of options to
help satisfy their printing needs. The SELPHY CP900 compact photo printer
will be on display allowing professionals to see first-hand the convenience and
high-image quality of this compact photo printer.
In the BCTV
Shooting Gallery, booth visitors will have the opportunity to experience the
performance and capabilities of Canon’s Broadcast HDTV lenses through various
simulated shooting situations.
the 2013 NAB Show, Canon will host a series of unique live-learning stage
demonstrations with renowned cinematographers, broadcast specialists, and
filmmakers at the Canon booth. These industry professionals will provide
insight into the ever-changing field of optical and imaging technology and
showcase their projects and works that were shot on Canon equipment, as well as
share best practices and real-world applications for Canon technology.
Canon is hosting a special, three-hour learning session focusing on the
intricacies of the Canon Cinema EOS C500 4K digital camera. Led by Los
Angeles-based Director of Photography, Suny Behar, the “Canon Cinema EOS C500
4K digital camera Workflow: 2K/4K from Set-Up to Shoot” session will explore
camera set-up choices from System Priority, Recording Mode and Resolutions to
file output options. Behar will also demonstrate a step-by-step configuration
of the Cinema EOS C500 4K digital camera with external recorders. “The Cinema
EOS C500 4K digital camera Workflow: 2K/4K From Set-Up to Shoot” will take
place on Tuesday, April 9th in rooms N239 and N241with two
convenient sessions - the first from 9:30am to 12:30pm and the second from
2:00pm to 5:00pm. NAB attendees with the Conference Flex Pass, the
Exhibits-Only (Open to All), the Post|Production World and the SMART Pass are
eligible to attend.
first time at NAB, Canon’s Professional Services (CPS) is proud to host the CPS
Hospitality Suite. Providing service and support to the professional imaging
industry and its high demands, the CPS Hospitality Suite is open to all NAB
Tradeshow attendees and CPS Members. Located just off of the tradeshow floor
visitors to the suite can see Canon’s latest products and take advantage of
touch-and-try counters in a private setting.
technical representatives will be on-hand to provide consultations for cinema,
video and DSLR users and CPS Gold and Platinum members can receive free onsite
Clean & Checks for current professional equipment*. Suite visitors will
also be able to chat with Canon experts about Canon’s exciting developments in
cinema, video and DSLR technology as well as sign up for Canon CPS membership.
Product serial numbers for qualifying CPS equipment will be needed in order to
process on-site membership applications.
CPS Hospitality Suite will be open April 8th through April 10th
from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and April 11th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00