We are extremely proud to announce we are running an exclusive (and free) hands-on event in partnership with Canon at our Teddington base on Tuesday, 9th August next week during which attendees will have the rare opportunity to be some of the first in the UK to experience up-close and personal the brand new and soon to be released Canon CN-E 18-80mm T4.4 EF KAS Compact Servo Zoom lens. Canon CN-E 18-80mm Compact Zoom The CN-E 18-80mm is a very compact and lightweight zoom lens designed for a wide variety of fast-paced productions, from documentaries and narrative work to run-and-gun events such as weddings using large sensor cameras. At our event you'll have the opportunity to try out this incredible lens for yourself and understand the benefits by talking directly to Canon and experts who have used the kit in the field. You will be also able to get expert advice from Canon staff and their Ambassadors including professional photographer and cinematographer Simeon Quarrie, who will take you through his experiences and explaining how to get the most from the cameras being shown. Check out our video below with Simeon as he explains his favourite features on the C300 Mark II. The Event is split into two sessions each starting with a short presentation from the Canon product specialist and ambassador followed by a Q&A session with plenty of time for you to get your hands on the kit. In addition to the new CN18-80mm cine zoom lens, we will have the amazing EOS-1DX Mark II 4K DSLR, EOS C300 Mark II, XA30, XA35 and a range of Canon Cine Prime Lenses plus a range of the latest accessories on display and at your disposal. Here is what you will learn during our event:
  • Practical hints & tips on using these products
  • How the new CN18-80mm EF Zoom lens compares against the competition
  • The benefits of the workflow and the flexibility these products offer
  • Hands-on experience of using the latest Canon cameras and lenses
Who should attend: This event is suitable for anyone who is interested in seeing how Canons new CN18-80mm cine zoom lens and cameras perform and how they compare against the competition. It is particularly relevant to people who are looking at purchasing or specifying products for stills or video production. Independent filmmakers, photojournalists, Cinematographers, DoP's, camera operators, freelancers Producers, Directors. This event is a must for anyone interested in seeing Canon’s new CN18-80mm cine zoom lens ! Sign-up for free here.