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Updated: Canon XC15 to be announced with a breakout audio port – but what else is new?

August 30, 2016 Andrew Reid (EOSHD)

Comment on the forum Update: Rather an an SDI port, it seems the XC15 is set to feature an audio connector for a set of XLR jacks on a top grip accessory which slots into the hot-shoe similar to the C300. The larger hot-shoe has been redesigned with a screw-thread, again another hint the update is all about accommodating a handle with XLRs. With a camera so ripe for a change, could we expect anything else or is this yet another disappointment?

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Blackmagic Video Assist Review

November 12, 2015 Andrew Reid (EOSHD)

Out of the blue Blackmagic sent me the new Video Assist, which isn’t quite yet shipping at B&H (pre-orders are available) or CVP but will be soon. Here is an early look at the device and what it can do.