A closer look at the Canon EOS R5 lower quality 4K mode to avoid thermal cut-off

The Canon EOS R5 works in mysterious ways.

Canon chose to implement 8K and 4K/120p on this camera knowing that heat build-up will make for some short recording times. This was a risk, because the perceived hit to reliability can generate a lot of bad publicity. What was Canon thinking and what else does the camera offer for when more reliable recording is needed?

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Updated with latest timings: The impact of Canon EOS R5 overheating limits on filmmaking

Let me be clear, it is great Canon thinks video users are important again. Well done Canon for such a comprehensive set of features. Now, as you may have seen earlier, Canon quietly sent EOS R5 overheating test results and timings to UK dealer CVP, who were the only ones to actually mention it in a video.

Now there’s more.

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Schneider Xenon full frame cine lenses fire-sale in Europe. €7950 for set of 5 lenses. €1590 euros for one

With reductions from as much as €4320 to just €1590 on the 25mm T2.1 this is quite some sale!

Thanks Seb Farges for the heads-up.

Schneider’s sale will be running throughout July (ending on the 31st).

The lenses are available to fit PL mount, Canon EF and Sony E-mount.

Check out the sale here

Read moreSchneider Xenon full frame cine lenses fire-sale in Europe. €7950 for set of 5 lenses. €1590 euros for one