Canon CJ18EX7.6 Overview
Capture 4K UHD footage with the CJ18EX7.6B IASE 2/3″ ENG/EFP 4K UHD Zoom Lens with Full Servo Control from Canon. The CJ18EX7.6B IASE is an 18x zoom lens for 2/3″ format 3-chip ENG/EFP cameras that retains the compact lightweight design of Canon’s HJ17EX7.6B lens, while improving on the zoom range and the digital drive as well as supporting 4K UHD and HDR footage. The lens incorporates a B4 mount, standard for ENG/EFP lenses, and features a built-in 2x extender.
Focus, zoom, and iris are all servo controlled, providing extremely smooth zoom, focus, and iris pulls The digital drive unit uses three 20-pin connectors, and the encoder does not require initialization to provide high-precision encoding information for composing virtual and live-action images. The lens incorporates well-known Canon features, including Shuttle Shot, Frame Preset, and Speed Preset.
Weighing only 3.3 lb, the portable CJ18EX7.6B 4K UHD lens is similar in size to Canon’s other 2/3″ HD lenses, while delivering 4K performance and offering the mobility demanded in the reporting and documentary fields. The lens features the optimum construction and high durability of a conventional HD lens, while offering the same shooting style as that of existing 2/3″ HD lenses.
The center of gravity is close to the mount, lessening strain on the hands and elbows of the camera operator. The ergonomic form factor creates a user-friendly design, including an ergonomic grip design for a comfortable feel during operation, helping to reduce fatigue and make it easy to move the camera about. The lens is sure to satisfy with its high-level combination of excellent specifications, enhanced optical performance, and usability.