Mark Peters : October 4th 2011 - 12:00 CET
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS digital camera features
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS digital camera features & functions : For more advanced users, the Canon PowerShot SX40 HS digital camera offers the complete flexibility of full manual control. On screen photography hints & tips can also be engaged to guide beginners through the different camera settings, helping to develop their photographic skills with every new picture taken. The Smart Auto function has also been enhanced, detecting up to 32 different scenes and automatically adjusting the Canon SX40 HS camera settings to capture the best possible photo. Tracking Auto-Focus allows the user to select an object and track it as it moves, ensuring off-centre compositions are perfectly in focus at the moment the picture is taken.|
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS Video in Full HD
Sharing and editing your video clips couldn’t be easier. The Canon PowerShot SX40 HS camera supports the Apple iFrame Movie format, allowing video's to be imported and immediately edited in common software programs, simplifying and accelerating the post-production process. Frame and view your video footage on the 6.8 cm (2.7 inch) vari-angle PureColor II VA color LCD screen, alternatively, share your movies and pictures on the big TV screen, straight from the Canon PowerShot camera’s HDMI port. You can also use the remote control of an HDMI-CEC compatible HD-TV to browse the digital camera from the comfort of your sofa - perfect for sharing holiday snaps or home movies with friends and family.
Canon PowerShot Filters
To add creative flair to every picture, the new Canon PowerShot SX40 HS mega zoom camera also features a range of Creative Filters including Fish-eye Effect, Super Vivid, Poster Effect and Miniature Effect which also extends to video clips. Toy Camera Effect recreates the nostalgic effects of a pin-hole camera and Monochrome produces shots in black and white, sepia and blue tones.
Canon PowerShot SX40HS features
• 12.1 Megapixel camera
• 35x wide angle zoom lens with USM
• Intelligent Image Stabilizer (4.5-stop)
• HS System with DIGIC 5
• Full HD video recording
• 6.8 cm (2.7") vari-angle LCD, EVF
• Smart Auto & Multi-area WB
• High-speed Burst HQ
• Manual camera control
• Zoom Framing Assist
• Range of Canon accessories
• HDMI connector
Canon PowerShot SX40 Flash unit
Further extending its creative photography possibilities, the Canon PowerShot SX40 HS digital camera can be used with Canon Speedlite EX external flash units as well as a lens filter adapter and other PowerShot SX40 accessories. This provides Canon digital camera users with many of the benefits of the Canon EOS Digital SLR System, combined with the unsurpassed versatility of the SX40 HS incredible zoom range.
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS picture sharing
Join the online Canon iMAGE Gatewat community! Owners of the new Canon PowerShot SX40 HS digital camera can join the Canon iMAGE Gateway, an online service for sharing pictures and movies. The Canon iMAGE Gateway online photo album provides up to 2GB of personal storage - enough room for hundreds of high-quality Canon PowerShot SX40 HS pictures.