NEW Canon LEGRIA FS300 series Print Friendly Version Print Friendly

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Canon has launched the new Legria FS300 series of lightweight and easy-to-use Standard Definition digital video cameras, comprising the Canon Legria FS36, FS37 and FS306 models. These camcorders weigh just 225 grams each, but benefit from a number of advanced imaging features, including a genuine Canon Video Lens and DIGIC DV II processor. In order to reduce the effects of camera shake, especially at the far end of each model's 41x Advanced Zoom, a new Dynamic Image Stabiliser makes the image smoother and more enjoyable to watch.

Canon LEGRIA FS series - key features:

* Genuine Canon Video Lens
* 41x Advanced Zoom (2000x digital zoom)
* 6.7cm (2.7') widescreen LCD
* Dynamic Image Stabilizer
* Intelligent lithium-ion battery system and Quick Charge
* Dual Shot mode
* Video Snapshot function
* Pre REC
* Quick Start
* DIGIC DV II processor
* Stereo audio recording
* 225g weight
* SDHC memory card slot (supporting up to 32GB memory)
* USB-out connector

Canon has also launched the new LEGRIA HF S series - a set of premium, Full High Definition (HD) camcorders designed for cinematographers and amateur video enthusiasts. LEGRIA HF S series camcorders provide the very best in HD image quality thanks to the Canon HD Camera System: an 8 Megapixel Full HD CMOS sensor, Canon HD Video Lens (10x optical zoom) and DIGIC DV III image processing. In addition, all models can record sharp, smooth, detailed AVCHD footage at up to 24Mbps - the highest data rate possible.

Steady shots at maximum zoom can be achieved thanks to a new Powered Optical Image Stabilizer (OIS). Activated manually, it works in tandem with Canon's existing Dynamic Optical Image Stabilizer system for additional shake reduction. Audio capabilities are a match for the outstanding video performance. Each model features an integrated Auto Microphone Attenuator, ensuring that audio is recorded at the optimum level during shooting, as well as offering the option of manual level control. Microphone and headphone jacks are included to complete the set of advanced audio features.

Canon LEGRIA HF S series - key features:
* 8MP Canon Full HD CMOS
* 10x zoom
* Canon HD Video Lens 8.8cm (3.5")
* Touch-screen LCD (922k dots)
* Advanced manual control, including control dial and custom key
* DIGIC DV III Image Processor 24Mbps
* Full HD recording
* Dynamic Optical Image Stabilizer with Powered Optical Image Stabilizer mode
* Instant AF Face Detection Technology
* Smart Auto
* Double SDHC card slot
* Relay Recording
* Integrated remote control terminal
* Video Snapshot HD-to-SD movie conversion
* YouTube Ready
* Eye-Fi connected functions
* Auto Microphone Attenuator
* Hexagonal diaphragm
* 25p Cinema Mode
* Mini Accessory Shoe + extensive audio controls

News: 22/04/2010 1:40:50 PM