Are you one of the lucky few filmmakers to wake up Christmas morning to find a brand new digital camera under your tree? Or, were you one of the hard-working video professionals who went out and bought one for yourself because it’s about damn time you invested in something nice for yourself?
No matter the how or the why, if you are looking down the viewfinder of a brand new camera and trying to figure out just how to get it turned on and set up, here are five in-depth video tutorial features on the following how new cameras: The Fujifilm X-T3, the Nikon Z7, the Sony a7 III, the Panasonic GH5 and the Canon EOS R.
26.1MP APS-C X-Trans BSI CMOS 4 Sensor
X-Processor 4 with Quad CPU
UHD 4K60 Video; F-Log Gamma & 10-Bit Out
2.16m-Point Phase-Detection Autofocus
0.75x 3.69m-Dot OLED Viewfinder
3.0" 1.04m-Dot Tilting LCD Touchscreen
Extended ISO 80-51200, 30 fps Shooting
Bluetooth and Wi-Fi
Read more about the Fujifilm X-T3 here.
45.7MP FX-Format BSI CMOS Sensor
EXPEED 6 Image Processing Engine
UHD 4K30 Video; N-Log & 10-Bit HDMI Out
493-Point Phase-Detect AF System
Built-In 5-Axis Vibration Reduction
0.80x 3.6m-Dot EVF with NIKKOR Optics
3.2" 2.1m-Dot Tilting Touchscreen LCD
9 fps Continuous Shooting; ISO 64-25600
Top-Panel Dot-Matrix OLED; XQD Card Slot
Read more about the Nikon Z7 here.
20.3MP Digital Live MOS Sensor
Venus Engine Image Processor
4K Video with No Crop
Internal 4:2:2 10-Bit 4K Video at 24/30p
5-Axis Sensor Stabilization; Dual I.S. 2
0.76x 3.68m-Dot OLED Viewfinder
3.2" 1.62m-Dot Free-Angle Touchscreen
Advanced DFD AF System; 6K & 4K PHOTO
ISO 25600 and 12 fps Continuous Shooting
Dual UHS-II SD Slots; Wi-Fi & Bluetooth
Read more about the GH5 here.
Sony a7 III
24MP Full-Frame Exmor R BSI CMOS Sensor
BIONZ X Image Processor & Front-End LSI
693-Point Hybrid AF System
UHD 4K30p Video with HLG & S-Log3 Gammas
2.36m-Dot Tru-Finder OLED EVF
3.0" 922k-Dot Tilting Touchscreen LCD
5-Axis SteadyShot INSIDE Stabilization
ISO 204800 and 10 fps Shooting
Built-In Wi-Fi and NFC, Dual SD Slots
USB Type-C Port
Read more about the Sony a7 III here.
Canon EOS R
30.3MP Full-Frame CMOS Sensor
DIGIC 8 Image Processor
UHD 4K30 Video; C-Log & 10-Bit HDMI Out
Dual Pixel CMOS AF, 5655 AF Points
3.69m-Dot OLED Electronic Viewfinder
3.15" 2.1m-Dot Swivel Touchscreen LCD
Expanded ISO 50-102400, 8 fps Shooting
Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, SD UHS-II Card Slot
Multi-Function Bar, Dual Pixel RAW
Read more about the Canon EOS R here.