Z-Finder for C300-C500
The C300/500 Z-Finder is an optical viewfinder, specifically designed to attach to the Canon C300 and C500 cinema camera’s LCD screen. This Z-Finder will magnify the LCD screen by 1.8x and has a diopter wheel for specific focus tuning. It cuts out any extraneous light and offers an initial point of stability by pressing your eye against the large eyecup. The Z-Finder includes 4 interchangeable anti-fog glass diopters, 0, +1, +2, and +3 so you can correct it to your vision right out of the box and then fine tune it with our red adjust wheel for perfect clarity. -1 and +4 diopters are available for purchase separately. An aluminum sun mask is built the Z-Finder to protect your LCD screen from sunlight.
The C300/C500 Z-Finder by using a foam padded sleeve that slides over the LCD screen of the C300, C300 Mark II, or C500. The sleeve is secured into place with a bar clamp. It also includes a unique monitor lock clip to keep the LCD screen from moving forward when the Z-Finder is pressed against your eye. If you’d like to move the detachable Canon LCD screen off to the side to better place it for your rig see our C300/C500 Z-Finder with Mounting Kit here.
The C300/C500 Z-Finder is only compatible with the Canon C300, C300 Mark II, and the Canon C500. It is not compatible with any other cameras or the C300 Mark III or C500 Mark II.