Designed for both professional stills shooting and video recording, the 1D X Mark II supports DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) resolution recording at up to 60 fps at 800 Mbps, along with Full HD 1080p shooting at 120 fps at 360 Mbps for slow motion playback. When recording in-camera, 4K video has 4:2:2 sampling and 8-bit color depth, while Full HD 1080p footage has 4:2:0 sampling. Uncompressed Full HD 1080p video can also be saved via HDMI to an optional external recorder with 4:2:2 color sampling. 4K video is recorded using a central 4096 x 2160 area of the sensor, while Full HD recording makes use of the entire full frame, and a top sensitivity of ISO 12800 is available with 4K or ISO 25600 with Full HD. Albeit of these many pros of EOS-1D X Mark II cameras, users encounter troublesome instances like losing valuable pictures/videos captured on this Canon EOS-1D X Mark II camera in various ways.
Scenarios that render loss of photos/videos from Canon EOS-1D X Mark II cameras:
Unplanned deletion: This is the most recurrently occurring instance among various camera users that they accidentally pick necessary photo files while browsing through the camera and click on Delete button
Formatting memory card on Canon camera: Since, most of the picture files captured on EOS 1D X Mark II camera get stored on memory card mounted in it, formatting or reformatting this external storage media unintentionally will erase all photos preserved on it
Wrong usage of Camera: Trying to capture images when camera is suffering from low battery, abruptly removing the card when image are active, etc can harm the storage media that holds various pictures and thus one might lose access to these pictures
Other factors: Saving captured pictures on memory card that has no free space; usage of same memory card on other multiple gadgets and abrupt removal of camera connected to Mac computer during photo file transfer process can all result in corruption of memory card on Canon 1D X Mark II camera thus leading to loss of photos on it
Nevertheless, lost or deleted photos from Canon EOS 1D X Mark II camera’s storage memory can be conversely recovered back with ease. But to accomplish the task of photo recovery from Canon 1D X Mark II camera, one should avoid making use of camera or its memory card to store new data.
Recovering photos/videos from Canon EOS-1D X Mark II camera on Mac or Windows:
By utilizing the best photo retrieval tool like UFUSoft Mac Photo Recovery or Windows Photo Recovery, it is possible to get back lost and deleted photos from Canon EOS 1D X Mark II by connecting it to any Mac computer. This software can easily retrieve images file types like CR2, CRW, NEF, ARW, IMG, PIC, JPG, PRF, ORF, PNG, KDC, ORF, PEF, PSD and so on. Apart from picture file types, the software can also restore videos and audio tracks like AMR, AVI, MOV, MP4, MP3, AIFF, WAV, 3GP, etc from many storage media. Using this tool, one can easily restore media files not only from Canon EOS-1D X Mark II digital camera, but also from others popular DSLR camera models of Sony, Samsung, LG, Sigma, Fujifilm, Samsung, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic and other brands. This software is compatible on MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, Mac Mini and iMac that are working with macOS Sierra 10.12, Mac OS X EI Capitan, Mac OS X Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Snow Leopard, etc operating systems and Windows 10, Windows 8.1/8/7/Vista/XP pc.
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Step by Step to Recover Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Deleted/Lost Photos/Videos
Step one: Connect your Canon EOS-1D X Mark II camera memory card to the computer.
Insert the CF or SD memory card of your Canon 1D X Mark II into the card reader on your computer or into an external card reader that is connected to your computer.
Step two: Select storage device to scan.
Launch UFUSoft Mac Photo Recovery, the program will automatically detect all storage device. Select the one that represents your Canon EOS-1D X Mark II memory card and click “Filter Options” in the bottom-right of the Window.
Step three: Specify which file formats will be scanned.
In the “Filter Options” window, click “Photo” or “Video” drop-down list and select the image files or video files to be scanned from you Canon camera memory card.
When the scan is over, the program will list all the file formats that it can recover in the left panel, you can preview the file details in the right panel to decide which files you need. Simply check those you want to recover and hit “Recover” button to get back your lost precious photos/videos from Canon EOS-1D X Mark II.