Canon 1-D C Hire - £100/Day or £395/Week

Canon 1-D C Hire - £100/Day or £395/Week


18.1MP full frame CMOS sensor. 4K & HD recording. EF lens mount.

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2x Canon Instruct Manual

1x Camera Strap

1x Fig 8 Mains Cable

1x HDMI - HDMI Mini C Cable

1x A/V Cable

1x USB Cable

1x Lexar Card Reader

1x USB 3 Cable

2x Canon LP-E4N Battery

1x Canon LC-E4N Battery Charger

4x SanDisk Extreme Pro 32GB CF Card

Lens not included, see Lenses for hire.


4k Movies. 1080p at 50/60fps. Canon Log Gamma. Uncompressed HDMI output at Full HD 8bit 4.2.2. 18.1MP Full frame CMOS. EF and EF Cine Lens compatible. 3.2" LCD. Superb 4k movies, stunning stills – one camera

A groundbreaking multimedia camera that excels at both stills and movie shooting, EOS-1D C brings 4k movies and advanced video functions like Canon Log Gamma to a high performance DSLR body.

• 4k movies
• 1080p at 50/60fps; Canon Log Gamma
• Uncompressed HDMI output at Full HD 8bit 4.2.2
• 18.1 MP Full Frame CMOS
• Up to 12fps and 14fps stills
• 61 point AF system
• ISO range 100-25600
• Dual DIGIC 5+ processors
• Clear View II 8.1cm (3.2”) LCD
• EF and EF Cine lens compatible


36 x 24 mm CMOS

Effective Pixels
Approx. 18.10 megapixels

Total Pixels
Approx. 19.3 megapixels

Aspect Ratio
Stills: 3.2
Movies : 16:9 (4K, Super 35mm, Full HD, HD) 4:3 (SD)

Low-Pass Filter
Built-in/Fixed with fluorine coating

Sensor Cleaning
EOS integrated cleaning system

Colour Filter Type
Primary Colour


Dual "DIGIC 5+"


Lens Mount
EF including limted support for EF cine zooms(excludes EF-S lenses)

Focal Length
Equivalent to 1.0x the focal length of the lens


TTL-CT-SIR with a dedicated CMOS sensor

AF System/ Points
61 Point / 41 f/4 cross-type AF points inc 5 dual cross type at f/2.8
The number of cross-type AF points will differ depending on the lens.

AF Working Range
EV -2 - 18 (at 23°C & ISO100)

AF Modes
One Shot
AI Servo

AF Point Selection
Automatic selection: 61 point AF
Manual selection: Single point AF (61, 41 cross type only, 15 or 9 points selectable)
Manual selection: Spot AF
Manual selection: AF point Expansion 4 points (up, down, left, right)
Manual selection: AF point Expansion surrounding 8 points
Manual selection: Zone AF
AF points can be selected separately for vertical and horizontal shooting

Selected AF Point Display
Superimposed in viewfinder

AF Lock
Locked when shutter button is pressed half way in One Shot AF mode or AF-ON button is pressed.

AF Assist Beam
Emitted by optional dedicated Speedlite

Manual Focus
Selected on lens, default in Live View Mode

AF Microadjustment
AF Menu
+/- 20 steps ( wide and tele setting for Zooms)
Adjust all lenses by same amount
Adjust up to 40 lenses individually
Adjustments remembered for lens by serial number


Metering Modes
TTL full aperture metering with 252 zone from 100,000-pixel RGB AE senssor
(1) Evaluative metering (linked to all AF point)
(2) Partial metering (approx. 6.5% of viewfinder at centre)
(3) Spot metering:
Center spot metering (approx. 2.5% viewfinder)
AF point-linked spot metering
Multi/Spot metering (Max 8 spot metering entries)
(4) Center weighted average metering

Metering Range
EV 0 - 20 (at 23°C with 50mm f/1.4 lens ISO100)

AE Lock
Auto: In One-shot AF mode with evaluative metering exposure is locked when focus is achieved.
Manual: By AE lock button in P, TV and AV modes.

Exposure Compensation
'+/-5 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments (can be combined with AEB).

2, 3, 5 or 7 Shots +/-3 EV 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments

ISO Sensitivity*
Auto (100-51200), 100-51200 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments) 
(movie 100- 25600)
ISO can be expanded to L: 50, H1 102400, H2 204800


Electronically-controlled focal-plane shutter

30-1/8000 sec (1/2 or 1/3 stop increments) + Bulb (Shutter speed range available varies according to shooting mode)


Auto white balance with the imaging sensor

AWB, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, White
Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Colour Temperature Setting.
White balance compensation: 
1. Blue/Amber +/-9
2. Magenta/ Green +/-9.

Custom White Balance
Yes, 5 setting can be registered

WB Bracketing
'+/-3 levels in single level increments
3 bracketed images per shutter release.
Selectable Blue/Amber bias or Magenta/ Green bias.



Coverage (Vertical/Horizontal)
Approx. 100%

Approx. 0.76x¹

Approx. 20mm (from eyepiece lens centre)

Dioptre Correction
'-3 to +1 m-1 (dioptre)

Focusing Screen
Interchangeable (12 types, optional). Standard Focusing Screen Ec-CV

Quick-return half mirror (Transmission: reflection ratio of 40:60, no mirror cut-off with EF600mm f/4 or shorter)

Viewfinder Information
AF information: AF points, focus confirmation light, AF status indicator
Exposure information: Metering mode, shooting mode, AE lock, shutter speed, aperture,
exposure compensation, ISO speed (always displayed), exposure level,
exposure warning
Flash information: Flash ready, FP flash, FE lock, flash exposure level
Image information: White balance correction, highlight-tone priority (D+), maximum burst
(2-digit display), CF card information, JPEG/RAW indicator, battery check icon.
Composition information
Grid, electronic level

Depth of Field Preview
Yes, with Depth of Field preview button.

Eyepiece Shutter
Built in


8.11cm (3.2") Clear View II TFT, approx. 1040K dots

Approx. 100%

Viewing Angle (Horizontally/Vertically)
Approx. 170°

Anti-reflection and Solid Structure

Brightness Adjustment
Adjustable to one of seven levels

Display Options
(1) Quick Control Screen
(2) Camera settings
(3) Dual Axis Electronic Level


2x CompactFlash Type I/II (incompatible with Microdrive) (UDMA 7 compatible)



Still Image Type
JPEG: 10 compression options (Exif 2.3 compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system (2.0),
RAW: RAW, sRAW (14bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition),
Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant

RAW+JPEG Simultaneous Recording
Yes, any combination of RAW + JPEG possible, separate formats to separate cards possible

Image Size
JPEG: (L) 5184x3456, (M1) 4608x3072, (M2) 3456x2304, (S1) 2592x1728, 
RAW: (RAW) 5184x3456 (M-RAW), (S_RAW)

Movie Type
MOV Video: 4K - MJPEG, FULL HD/ HD/SD - H.264 Intra frame / inter frame, Uncompressed 8bit 4.2.2 via HDMI
Sound: Linear PCM, recording level can be manually adjusted by user

Movie Size
4096 x 2160 (23.976 fps) 
1920 x 1080 (59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, 23.976 fps) intra or inter frame
1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps) intra or inter frame
640 x 480 (25, 30 fps) inter frame

Movie Length
Max duration; 2 hours

New folders can be manually created and selected

File Numbering
(1) Consecutive numbering
(2) Auto reset
(3) Manual reset


E-TTL II Auto Flash, Metered Manual

1/250sec (EX series Speedlites only)

Flash Exposure Compensation
'+/- 3EV in 1/2 or 1/3 increments

Flash Exposure Bracketing
Yes, with compatible External Flash

Flash Exposure Lock

Second Curtain Synchronisation

HotShoe/ PC Terminal
Yes/ No

External Flash Compatibility
E-TTL II with EX series Speedlites, wireless multi-flash support

External Flash Control
Via camera menu screen


Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Custom (x3)

Picture Styles
Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined (x3)

Colour Space
sRGB and Adobe RGB

Image Processing
Highlight Tone Priority
Auto Lighting Optimizer (4 settings)
Long exposure noise reduction
High ISO speed noise reduction (4 settings)
Auto Correction of Lens Peripheral illumination
Chromatic aberration correction
Distortion correction
Resize to M1, M2 or S
RAW image processing - during image Playback only
Multiple exposure
Canon Log

Drive Modes
Single, Continuous L, Continuous H, 14fps Super high speed, Self timer (2s, 10s), Silent single shooting

Continuous Shooting
Max. Approx. 12fps. (speed maintained for up to 180 images (JPEG)¹ or 38 images (RAW))² (with UDMA card)³, 14fps with mirror locked up and exposure and AF locked on first frame


Electronic viewfinder with image sensor

Approx. 100% (horizontally and vertically)

Frame Rate
30 fps

Manual Focus (Magnify the image 5x or 10x at any point on screen)
Autofocus: Quick mode, Live mode, Live Face detection mode

Real-time evaluative metering with image sensor
Active metering time can be changed

Display Options
Grid overlay (x3), Histogram, Aspect ratios


Custom Functions
31 Custom Functions with 99 settings

Metadata Tag
User copyright information (can be set in camera)

LCD Panel / Illumination
Yes / Yes

Water/ Dust Resistance

Sound Memo
Up to 30sec per image - 48Khz or 8Khz

Intelligent Orientation Sensor

Playback Zoom
1.5x - 10x, Pixel level magnification

Display Formats
(1) Single image with information (2 levels) 
(2) Single image
(3) 4 image index
(4) 9 image index
(5) Magnified view
(6) Movie edit

Slide Show
Image selection: All images, by Date, by Folder, Movies, Stills, Rating
Playback time: 1/2/3/5/10 or 20 seconds
Repeat: On/Off

Brightness: Yes
RGB: Yes

Highlight Alert

Image Erase/Protection
Erase: Single image, All images in folder, Checkmarked images, unprotected images
Protection: Erase protection of one image at a time

Menu Categories
(1) Shooting menu (x4)
(2) AF Menu (x5)
(3) Playback menu (x3)
(4) Setup menu (x4)
(5) Custom Functions menu (x7)
(6) My Menu

Menu Languages
25 Languages
English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Romanian, Ukrainian, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean and Japanese

Firmware Update
Update possible by the user.


Hi-Speed USB

Video output (PAL/ NTSC) (integrated with USB terminal), HDMI mini output (HDMI-CEC compatible), Extension system terminal (for WFT-E6/ GP-E1), External microphone (Stereo mini jack), Headphone socket (Stereo mini jack), RJ-45(gigabyte ethernet)


Canon Printers
Canon Compact Photo Printers and PIXMA Printers supporting PictBridge


Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E4N

Battery Life
Approx. 1120 still images, 2h 10min Full HD, 1hr 25min 4K (at 23°C)¹
Approx. 860 still images, 2h Full HD, 1hr 15min 4K (at 0°C)

Battery Indicator
6 levels + percentage

Power Saving
Power turns off after 1, 2, 4, 8, 15, 30mins or Off.


Body Materials
Magnesium Alloy body covers

Operating Environment
0 – 45 °C, 85% or less humidity

Dimensions (WxHxD)
158x 163.6x 82.7mm

Weight (Body Only)
Approx. 1355g