My first day with the Canon 60D

I got the Canon 60D in for testing a couple of days ago and finally got around to un-boxing it yesterday. This is just a quick video of some shots from yesterday. No bunnies were harmed in the making of this video.

I am working on a full review of the Canon 60D by comparing it to the Canon T3i/600D (which is very similar). Since I just got the camera I want to spend some time with it before publishing the comparison review.

Music from Nu-ka_feat_Voskresenie creative commons. Cool song. So cool that music like this is available on a Creative Commons license.

Find prices on the Canon 60D.

Photos from the 60D

Canon 60D - Wave Type Sunset Clouds over Tree & Contrail

Canon EOS 60D - Dog at Park


  • Dave you stand tall among the great dslr filmmakers.
    Now please stop calling yourself an ameteur. Such beautiful results with these entry level cameras!

  • Hello Dave,
    I am abhijit from Mumbai, India. I simply loved this video & background music theme.
    i am following your video through your youtube channel & learned lot for DSLR videos. I work out your tips in my Canon 550D and managed to get some good test videos like this

    please visit my youtube channel for more…
    find me on facebook if you are there too.

    Thanks a lot…

  • Hello Dave,

    I have a Canon 60D, i´ll be wating for full review. I have a lot of questions about slow motion in Sony Vegas, shooting in 720p 60fsp


  • Dave, keep up the great work, and thanks for sharing your work, can’t wait for your thoughts on the 60d!

  • Just got my 60D, body without the kit lens, and ordered a Tamron 18-50 2.8. So having to wait a few days for this lens I picked up a Canon 50 1.8. What an excellent lens for a great price, perfect for video and stills.

    Thanks for this site Dave, I’m looking forward to exploring your videos and developing my skills with DSLR video.

  • I just upgraded from my T2i to the 60D, and I find the camera to be a real joy. Very quick, exceptional choices for different ambience and the Creative filters are also very nice