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With NAB just days away, Canon has announced not one, not two, but three new camcorders to their prosumer line. The XA20 and XA25 are a followup from their 2011 model the XA10, but with an all new image processor. The Canon HF G30 is an update to the G20, and their new flagship consumer camcorder. The cameras share a lot of features in common, so hit the jump to get the rest of the details below. More »

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It’s easy to forget with the advent of the HDSLR that there are still many advantages to using a “real” camcorder. If you want autofocus, image stabilization, a legitimate 50mbps codec, and none of the aliasing and CMOS skew problems we associate with DSLRs — but have little use for shallow depth-of-field — take a look at the Canon XF305 and X300, Canon’s new competitors to the Sony EX1 and EX3. More »