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Your DSLR Canon camera records just short clips in full HD mode?

Recently my niece dropped by me with her new Canon 70 D and complained about its unresponsiveness changing duration of full HD video recording. No matter which option is selected (30 min, 1 min or any other) the camera stops recording after 7-8 seconds.

We solved the problem in a moment. Yes, it happens and here is an answer: 1. The most likely reason for Canon’s or any other DSLR camera’s inability to record long video clips is that your SD memory card is too slow. 2. You’ll notice, that changing metering option in camera’s settings does not make any difference. Recording ends shortly after its start. Continue reading Your DSLR Canon camera records just short clips in full HD mode?