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Canon PowerShot G1X Mark III Digital Camera
The G1 X Mark III features an APS-C sized sensor, producing DSLR rivalling images at a stunning 24.2 Megapixels. Coupled with a beautifully engineered 3x optical zoom with a wide aperture and the DIGIC 7 processor, the camera is state-of-the-art, performing rapidly and precisely even in low light.
The G1 X Mark III is engineered to deliver on every level and features Dual Pixel CMOS AF for assured and responsive focusing plus 4-stop stabilisation to safeguard handheld shooting. These pioneering Canon technologies give users a massive advantage when recording decisive moments.
The compact size and lightweight nature of the G1 X Mark III belies a truly gigantic performance, with all the controls designed to be used intuitively with fingers and thumb, in true EOS style. A central EVF plus Touch and Drag AF give experienced DSLR users ultimate confidence to always get the shot.
Shoot incredibly detailed 60p movies in Full HD and achieve smooth, steady footage even when running thanks to 5-axis Advanced Dynamic IS. The large sensor brings cinema-style footage while Dual Pixel CMOS AF delivers smooth and precise focus transitions with super-accurate subject tracking.
Use the G1 X Mark III’s Bluetooth® technology to control the camera remotely and track your journey using GPS via Mobile, plus connect via Wi-Fi to a variety of smart devices. Expand creativity via an optional waterproof housing and use creative modes to capture the world in unique and engaging ways.
The G1 X Mark III features a unique blend of DSLR speed, quality and resilience with PowerShot lightweight handling. Ideal for photographers looking for an 'all-in-one' alternative to a DSLR as a photographic companion.
Capture stunning 24.2-megapixel images
Don't let the PowerShot G1 X Mark III camera's size deceive you. This all-in-one, compact camera features a large 24.2 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) sensor, the same sensor found in many interchangeable lens cameras. This sensor allows the PowerShot G1 X Mark III to shoot breathtaking, nuanced images with wide dynamic range, amazing detail and low noise, even at high ISOs. It enables significant cropping and large prints of still images while delivering phenomenal movie files perfect for sharing or projecting.
3x Zoom Lens (24-72mm) with Optical Image Stabiliser
The PowerShot G1 X Mark III camera's results are in large part thanks to its 3x optical zoom lens. With a range of 24-72mm, advanced Optical Image Stabilization and an aperture range of f/2.8 (W) - f/5.6 (T), the lens works in concert with the camera's CMOS sensor and DIGIC 7 Image Processor to deliver incredibly stunning results. The Dual Sensing IS system helps provide steady images by compensating for body movement and camera shake for up to 4 stops of correction, while the wide maximum aperture helps deliver dramatic blur effects and enables better shooting in dark areas.
Dual Pixel CMOS AF technology
The G1 X Mark III is engineered to deliver on every level and features Dual Pixel CMOS AF for assured and responsive focusing plus 4-stop stabilisation to safeguard handheld shooting. The PowerShot G1 X Mark III marks Canon's first PowerShot camera to feature the Dual Pixel CMOS AF system, which offers incredibly fast and precise autofocus that stays locked onto your subject, even if your subject is in motion, for both photos and videos. Equipped with phase-detection, this advanced Canon technology uses 24.2 million sensors to quickly determine how far away an object is and where the lens should focus, and is available while using the electronic viewfinder and when using Live View on the rear screen. These pioneering Canon technologies gives users a massive advantage when recording decisive moments.
DIGIC 7 Image Processor, ISO 100-25600
The DIGIC 7 Image Processor powers the PowerShot G1 X Mark III camera to produce high image quality and fast operation, even in in low light. The camera features a wide ISO range of 100-25600 for still images and videos and can help keep results sharp and detailed in virtually any lighting situation. Powerful all around, the PowerShot G1 X Mark III camera can produce beautiful images even where light is limited.
Suitable for video enthusiasts
Shoot incredibly detailed 60p movies in Full HD and achieve smooth, steady footage even when running thanks to 5-axis Advanced Dynamic IS. The large sensor brings cinema-style footage while Dual Pixel CMOS AF delivers smooth and precise focus transitions with super-accurate subject tracking. Manual movie mode lets you adjust settings and focus via the touch panel LCD screen. You can do this even while using the viewfinder to express your vision your way however you shoot - all from a powerfully compact camera. Easily capture picturesque Time-Lapse Movies with intuitive settings that help determine intervals and exposure.
Built-in EVF with Touch and Drag
The built-in high-resolution electronic viewfinder features approximately 2,360,000 dots so you can see high amounts of detail in what you're capturing even on bright, sunny days. Its Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) technology offers high-contrast, colourful images that can help properly display the scene you want to capture. Touch and Drag AF lets you use the rear screen as a touchpad while you're looking through the viewfinder so you can choose what to focus on with a tap of your finger.
Continuous shooting at up to 7fps
To help you capture that perfect shot or multiple shots of a fast-moving subject, the PowerShot G1 X Mark III camera is equipped with a DIGIC 7 Image Processor that allows the camera to perform quickly and shoot up to 7.0 frames per second (up to 9.0 fps with One Shot AF). A new shutter release button is optimized for the PowerShot G1 X Mark III's compact body and the camera is easy to hold for continuous shooting. Whether you're capturing an athlete scoring a goal or a bird soaring through the sky, the PowerShot G1 X Mark III is engineered to capture just the right moment.
3.0-inch vari-angle touchscreen LCD
The PowerShot G1 X Mark III camera features a Vari-angle Touchscreen 3.0-inch ClearView LCD II monitor for capturing creative shots at a variety of angles and composing and reviewing photos and movies with ease. The touch-sensitive controls make it easy to select and adjust focus, menu and quick control settings with a touch of a finger. The 1.04 million dot LCD monitor is constructed to help minimize reflections and treated with a smudge-resistant coating for a bright, clear and easily viewable display.
Stay connected with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
Use the G1 X Mark III’s Bluetooth technology to control the camera remotely and track your journey using GPS via Mobile, plus connect via Wi-Fi to a variety of smart devices. Expand creativity via an optional waterproof housing and use creative modes to capture the world in unique and engaging ways.
Dust and water-resistant
The PowerShot G1 X Mark III camera is built to be both dust- and water-resistant for reliable operation in almost any number of conditions. With a combination of precise construction and sealing materials around the buttons, lens barrel, screen and battery compartment cover, the PowerShot G1 X Mark III is remarkably well-sealed. This robust construction helps keep sand, dust, dirt and water from getting into the camera, providing trustworthy performance whether you're shooting in the rain or at the beach.
- 24.2 megapixels.
- 3x optical zoom.
- 4x digital zoom.
- 24mm wide angle lens.
- 3in LCD touch screen.
- Continuous shooting up to 9 frames per second and up to 9 frames per second
- high speed burst.
- Face detection up to 9 faces.
- Image stabilisation.
- Red eye reduction.
- PictBridge compatible.
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