Canon Middle East has announced the PowerShot G7 X. Joining Canon’s growing large sensor, Premium expert G-series, the PowerShot offers DSLR-style creativity and the freedom to capture images in most demanding situations, thanks to its 1.0-type back-illuminated 20.2 Megapixel CMOS sensor. Designed for serious photographers, it packs a first-class f/1.8-2.8, 4.2x lens, with Canon’s flagship imaging technologies, all packed into a metal body.
From professional-looking portraits to macro close-ups, the PowerShot G7 X’s top-quality 24mm ultra-wide and bright f/1.8-2.8 lens with 9-blade aperture, the PowerShot G7 X works in low light taking images till at ISO 12800.
The PowerShot G7 X offers an experience purportedly comparable to that of Canon’s DSLRs – with a host of fully customisable functions that deliver professional-levels of control. The AF system includes 31 points, offering wide and responsive coverage across the frame and a continuous shooting speed of 6.5 fps, which can be sustained for up to approx. 700 frames.
Offering an effortless shooting experience, the customisable Lens Control Ring provides full control. Crucial photographic settings, including aperture and shutter speed, are assignable for instant control. Perfectly frame your shot and instantly access the camera’s settings via the large tilt-up touchscreen; using the Touch AF capability you can immediately select the focus point on screen – ideal for shooting in creative situations, including low angles and macro. When you need complete control, full manual functions give you command of all camera settings, and the freedom to shoot RAW images with multi-aspect support is also included, for ideal framing.
For the budding videographer Explore your movie skills with Manual Movie – a range of settings can be adjusted during filming to put you at the heart of your movie making, allowing you to get the best creative results by adjusting aperture, shutter speed and ISO. Record the action in Full HD 60p quality while capturing the ambience of the scene, even in low-light environments, with Advanced Noise Reduction. Footage is kept steady with the adaptive 5-axis Intelligent IS, whether you’re shooting through a car window or walking down a city street.
Explore boundless creativity Expressing yourself creatively is easy with the PowerShot G7 X, thanks to a range of advanced creative modes. From vivid star-lit skies, with Star mode, to effortless shooting in challenging lighting conditions, with the handheld HDR mode, the PowerShot G7 X has everything you need to create unique images.
Canon’s premium expert compact cameras The PowerShot G7 X joins the popular PowerShot G1 X Mark II in Canon’s growing premium compact camera line up. As demand for large sensor, expert compact cameras continues to grow Canon will further strengthen its range in future by developing models that incorporate large sensors and high-magnification zoom lenses.
PowerShot G7 X key benefits:
Get premium quality and control from a pocketable camera
Capture fleeting moments with fast and responsive shooting
Enjoy the freedom to create movies in your own style
Express yourself with a range of creative options
Connect to the cloud and share your images with ease