Canon C500 Mark II – The Best Camera I’ve Ever Used

Canon C500 Mark II – The Best Camera I’ve Ever Used

Review of the Canon C500 Mark II. Evaluating the ergonomics, image quality, raw vs 10-bit, noise performance, and overall system stability & limitations.

👍 Thanks for watching! Please like, comment, & subscribe.

🛒 Canon C500 Mark II:
📼 Armando’s Channel:
🛒 Gear I Use to Make Videos:

Table of Contents:
0:00 – Intro
0:36 – Summary of Things the C500 Mark II Does Well
1:54 – Experiences in the Field with Armando Ferreira
5:55 – Audio Controls & Preamp Comparison
7:12 – Fan Noise & Overheating
7:37 – Monitoring LUTs & Waveform Issues
8:30 – Excellent Metering & White Balance
9:19 – Touch Screen Is Great, But Shakes a Bit
9:45 – Battery Life & Power Options
10:25 – Canon EU-V2 Expansion Unit
11:19 – Raw Recording Isn’t Economical
11:34 – Noise Reduction & High ISO Noise
12:17 – ISO Scaling Issues with Raw Recording
12:48 – Low Light Performance / Native ISOs
13:30 – Why I Think 10-Bit XF-AVC Is Better
14:22 – Media Cost Considerations
15:13 – Weak 120p Mode – Huge Crop, No AF or Audio
16:20 – Final Thoughts

I use Artlist for my background music needs. Use this link to get two extra months when signing up:

Follow Me:

Patreon & PayPal:
If you wish to support the channel monetarily, you can use my Patreon page here:
Or directly via PayPal here:
This is appreciated, but unnecessary, and no content will ever be behind a paywall.

Affiliate Links:
Some of the links in my video descriptions are affiliate links, which means at no extra cost to you, I will make a small commission if you click them and make a qualifying purchase. If you have a different purchase in mind, you can also use these storewide links below.
🛒 Amazon:
🛒 B&H Photo:

💬 Closed captioning provided by ONEXTRA:

🚩 If you’re a fellow YouTuber, I highly encourage you to check out TubeBuddy. It’s a fantastic tool that saves me hours each month.