Mark Peters : August 1st 2014 - 11:35 CET
Canon PowerShot digital cameras
Canon PowerShot digital compact cameras : Canon is proud to introduce two new lightweight bridge cameras, the PowerShot SX520 HS and PowerShot SX400 IS. Boasting 42x and 30x optical zooms, both PowerShot cameras incorporate Canon’s leading optical expertise in stunning, highly compact bodies - perfect for capturing virtually any special occasion in the quality it deserves. Flexible and lightweight, PowerShot digital cameras are designed to make shooting easy and comfortable. The Canon PowerShot SX520 HS and PowerShot SX400 IS feature a new style of handgrip, which has been redesigned following extensive research and functionality of existing EOS grips, to offer comfortable, Digital SLR style ergonomics. |
Canon compact cameras
Built to help you tackle any situation, the Canon PowerShot SX520 HS’s 42x optical zoom lens is versatile enough to capture all subjects, from unmissable holidays to days out. With a 24mm wide-angle lens, it offers the flexibility to capture sweeping vistas, while an impressive 1008mm maximum focal length lets you zoom in on detail in the distance. Packed into a compact, lightweight body, the Canon PowerShot SX400 IS contains a powerful 30x optical zoom. The compact design is easy to carry wherever you go, with a large, comfortable grip that combines with a huge 24-720mm focal range to make it easier than ever to capture all the action. With both models you can instantly shoot fast-moving subjects - low-shutter lag, improved algorithms and ultra-fast AF means you’ll never miss an opportunity.
Creative digital photography
The Canon PowerShot SX520 HS digital camera makes discovering your inner creativity easy, with Creative Shot. If you choose, every time you press the shutter the camera can automatically apply any one of 46 special effects, each arranged into four categories. Creative Shot unleashes a new perspective on images, by simply creating five additional files when you shoot - each with a different creative effect. The Canon PowerShot SX400 IS meanwhile features a range of Creative Filters, including Fisheye and Monochrome, which can be added post-shooting, to enhance pictures.
Canon PowerShot digital cameras
The PowerShot SX520 HS camera is powered by Canon’s acclaimed HS System, which combines a DIGIC 4+ processing engine with a high-sensitivity 16 megapixel, back-illuminated CMOS image sensor - delivering sharp and detailed results, with realistic colours, even in low light. The Canon PowerShot SX400 IS camera is perfect for shooting from sunrise to sunset, with a 16 megapixel CCD sensor and DIGIC 4+, giving stunning results, time after time. To help you push the boundaries of your photography and shoot in different situations, both Powershot cameras feature Canon’s optical Image Stabilizer with Intelligent IS technology - keeping images crisp and clear.
Canon PowerShot SX520 HS features
• Capture everything far and wide with 42x zoom
• Superb images with HS System & Intelligent IS
• Shoot great Full HD movies with one touch
• Easily keep distant subjects in the frame
• Enjoy steady, comfortable shooting
• Explore the world of Full Manual
• Have fun with your creativity
• Take it easy with Smart Auto
• Capture all the action
Canon PowerShot SX400 IS features
• Flexible shooting far and wide with big 30x zoom
• Enjoy more shots from a single battery charge
• Fantastic shots are simple with Smart Auto
• Superb results: 16MP & Intelligent IS
• Have fun with creative filters
• Comfortable ergonomic grip
• HD movies at your fingertips
Canon PowerShot prices
The Canon PowerShot SX520 HS compact camera will be available from August 2014 for 299 Euro. The Canon PowerShot SX400 IS superzoom camera will be available in September 2014 for €219 Euro. Retail prices vary from country to country. Availability of colors and optional PowerShot accessories may differ depending on the country. Please check the Canon product website in your region for more details.