Mark Peters : October 5th 2011 - 10:15 CET
Canon SX40 HS camera features
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS digital camera features : The Canon SX40 HS PowerShot camera is the perfect travel companion and your ideal outdoor partner, comprising an impressive 35x Optical Zoom and Intelligent IS. It’s has never been easier to capture perfect photos at super zoom. Advancing its predecessor, the Canon PowerShot SX30 IS. The new Canon SX40 HS features a 12.1 Megapixel High Sensitivity Image Sensor - for superior, true-to-life pictures in low light conditions. The Canon SX40 HS PowerShot camera with its broad zoom range at 24-840mm focal length, is ideal for capturing wide photos such as landscapes and group portraits or getting close to the action from a distance, such as sporting events or action photography.|
Canon SX40 HS digital camera
With the Canon PowerShot SX40 HS you can get closer to the subject. An wide 35x optical zoom, great low light results, Full HD video and high-speed photography make this the perfect travel camera for consumers who want it all. A large optical zoom lens including 24mm wide-angle provides an 24-840mm range to suit everything from landscapes and indoor scenes to long-range close-ups of wildlife. The Ultrasonic Motor from Canon ensures highly accurate, near silent zooming even in video mode. A optical Image Stabilizer delivers sharp pictures in low light situations or when using the full length of the zoom. Intelligent IS automatically selects the optimal image stabilisation mode from 7 options, to ensure clear, detailed photographs and video footage.
Canon PowerShot camera features
With the Canon SX40 HS you can record awesome Full HD (1080p) videos at 24fps with stereo sound. HDMI-CEC connection allows for loss-less viewing on a compatible HD-TV and control of playback using the TV remote. The Canon PowerShot SX camera is equipped with a 6.8cm (2.7-inch) vari-angle PureColor II VA color LCD which provides excellent visibility and enables easy framing from difficult angles. The Electronic Viewfinder can give steadier aiming.
Canon SX40 HS features
Smart Auto is truly automatic, allowing the Canon SX40 HS camera to detect from 32 different scenes (21 in movies), ensuring optimum results. Multi-area White Balance captures scenes in their natural colours even when illuminated by multiple types of light. Capture split second action in full 12.1 Megapixel resolution, at up to 10.3 shots/sec. for up to 8 shots, using High-speed Burst HQ mode. Manual modes let you take full control of the exposure to get the results you want. Easily choose your own settings such as aperture, shutter speed, white balance and ISO. Zoom Framing Assist helps you keep track of a distant subject when shooting with maximum zoom. At the press of a button it quickly zooms out of the scene - so you can relocate the subject - zooming back in the moment it’s released.
Canon SX40 HS sales package
• Canon PowerShot SX40 HS camera
• Canon NB-10L Battery Pack
• Canon CB-2LC Battery Charger
• Case for Hot Shoe Cap
• Canon NS-DC11 Neck Strap
• Canon IFC-400PCU Interface Cable
• Canon Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM
• Lens Cap
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS accessories
Canon has launched an interested range of camera accessories for the PowerShot SX40 HS digital camera. An optional Lens Filter Adapter lets you attach 67mm lens filters from Canon’s EOS camera line-up. A hot-shoe allows use of Canon Speedlite EX flash units to increase flash range and expand your creativity.
Canon SX40 HS test photos
Canon has published a sample image of the Canon PowerShot SX40 HS camera. You can judge the Canon SX40 HS test photo yourself. The Canon SX40 HS sample photo can be downloaded here.
Canon SX40 HS review
As soon as we receive a Canon SX40 HS test sample, we will publish a picture gallery with high resolution photos, followed by an in-depth Canon SX40 HS review.