Canon 70 D vs Canon 60 D: Captures It All With The Latest DSLR From The Arsenal of Canon

An interesting piece of news for all serious photographers, Canon has recently launched its newest DSLR, the Canon EOS 70D, a successor to the Canon 60D.

With innovative APS-C format sensor, this camera is designed with pixel count raised from 18 to 20.2 million.

Holding a 3-inch 1,040,000-dot vari-angle display, the EOS 70D boasts a touch-sensitive screen with adjustable settings. Users can easily scroll through images in review mode using the device’s touchscreen.

For a traditional touch, Canon 70D holds all button and dial controls balanced.

A new sensor-based autofocusing system, touted as Dual Pixel CMOS AF is also included in the 70D for quick focus and easy Live View and video modes.

Considering other features, Canon has included an upgraded version of standard phase detection autofocusing system with a dedicated sensor in the camera that’s used when images are in the viewfinder.

With 19 AF cross-type points, the EOS 70D also holds the Digic 5+ processor with a native sensitivity range of ISO 100-12,800 with an expansion value of ISO 25,600. Maximum continuous shooting rate of 7 frames per second (fps) in this camera is 1.7fps greater than the Canon 60D. This frame speed can be sustained for 16 full resolution raw files or 65 JPEG images. Other features include Wi-Fi connectivity.

Expected to go on sale by August end, the Canon EOS 70 D will cost £1,079.99 (around US$1,645 / AU$1,790) body only.

The kit package of the device will cost £1,199.99 (around US$1,830 / AU$1,990) with the 18-55mm STM lens and £1,399.99 (around US$2,135 / AU$2,315) with the 18-135mm STM lens.… Read the rest

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Canon EOS 650D: The All New Digital Rebel

Canon's latest EOS 650DLooks like Canon’s bringing out a whole new range of DSLR cameras for the professional photographer. The 650D or the Digital Rebel T4i has been launched as the successor to the last year’s popular 600D DSLR model, which was the top-of-the-line offering in its entry-level range of professional digital cameras. So what makes this one better than its predecessor?

From the outside, it’s built similar to the 600D, but there’s quite a bit that’s changed on the inside. The EOS 650D comes with an 18MP resolution with a dual autofocus mechanism, which enables it to click subjects with sharpness and precision and even maintain autofocus continuously when shooting videos. The rear LCD screen has free angle movement and a touch screen interface for ease of use. Use the touch screen to capture a shot, change settings and shooting modes, track faces of your subjects, select autofocus points on the screen, swipe through the image gallery, and even pinch to zoom into the images clicked.

A Creative auto mode in the 650D lets users play around with the aperture and exposure settings and even has nine picture styles such as Standard, Vivid, Warm, Cool, Monochrome, etc., which can be further customized when clicking photos. This camera even features a new HDR Backlight option as well as a Hand-held Night scene mode with which you can click several images at high shutter speeds and then combine them to reproduce a sharp image even in low light conditions.

When it comes to shooting videos with the 650D, it’s capable of full HD recording at 24/25/30 fps and at 720p HD when shooting at 50/60 fps. The camera even comes with built-in stereo speakers for enhanced sound recording features. The ISO settings on this camera can be adjusted from 100 all the way up to 12800, which can be expanded up to 25600 and you can store images in JPEG or even RAW format. It is priced around $850 for just the body and goes up to $1199 with various lenses.… Read the rest

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Canon’s New Power Shot Camera Series All Set To Revamp The Auto Focus Technology

Canon India Pvt. Ltd. has introduced three Powershot digital cameras- the PowerShot G15, PowerShot S110, and PowerShot SX50 HS. These latest cameras to be uncovered by Canon offer users with powerful features including great focus speed and multiple-shot speed.

Canon is a photographic and digital imaging solutions provider, and with its latest offering, the firm tries to achieve the target of collecting revenue of Rs 2,100 crore during this year.
According to a statement by Canon India, the firm says, “Canon India, subsidiary of Canon Singapore Pte Ltd, targets a growth of Rs 2,100 crore in 2012 which is 32 per cent over last year.”

In 2011, Canon India generated revenues of Rs 1,525 crore.

These three latest models the company introduced provide advancements in auto focus (AF) technology for high-speed responsive AF systems, which is designed to capture the moment as it happens, with reduced lag time.

The PowerShot G15 and PowerShot S110 models are designed with new 12.1-megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS image sensor for great light gathering and image quality.

The PowerShot S110 comes with connectivity to Wi-Fi for on-the-spot sharing, while the PowerShot SX50 HS boasts of world’s first 50x optical zoom available in any digital camera. All three cameras are easy-to-use and offer versatile shooting choices.
Currently, Canon India holds offices in 10 cities warehouses in 13 cities across the country. The photography solution provider firm gives employment to more than 1,100 people.… Read the rest

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Canon EOS M: For All The Lady Shutterbugs

Yes, Canon’s one of the best companies in the world when it comes to making DSLR cameras. And the EOS range of cameras is among the more professional, yet easy to use, sophisticated devices you could ever lay your hands on, no doubt about that. But what makes the EOS M so different and so much more special from the female consumer point of view?

Firstly, it has interchangeable lenses – you get a lens in the package and you can always pick up an add-on lens to suit your photography needs perfectly. The EOS M range of cameras is the first model from Canon that uses mirrorless technology equipped with a powerful Canon 1.6x CMOS sensor. And to top it all, it comes in an unbelievably sleek magnesium and stainless steel frame.

Canon’s new power shot camera series revealed : http://techthirsty.com/2012/09/26/canons-new-power-shot-camera-series-all-set-to-revamp-the-auto-focus-technology/

The EOS M can click still images at a resolution of 18MP, which offers far more clarity than you could want for your normal use, and it even shoots HD videos. The camera is equipped with a stereo microphone for enhanced sound recording and even has a touchscreen interface at the back for easy use.

In terms of sensor capabilities, the EOS M is on the same level as the Canon 7D, but in terms of dimensions, it looks like an ordinary point-and-shoot camera, which makes it all the more easier for the ladies to slip it into their purses and carry it around. It’s also available in three color options such as red, black, and silver, so pick one up that matches your style and click absolutely stunning professional photos.

Compare Canon EOS M with Nikon D600: http://techthirsty.com/2012/09/22/nikon-d600-now-capturing-pictures-means-drying-off-your-pockets/Read the rest

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