Canon launches new powerful EOS 70D
Manama, October 20, 2013
Canon Middle East has unveiled its new powerful and versatile EOS 70D, an outstanding new addition to its famous EOS series in Bahrain.
Designed for aspiring enthusiast photographers, the EOS 70D is the ideal camera for anyone looking to take their photography to the next level, said a statement from the company.
It combines completely new, world-first Canon imaging technology with powerful, creative and wireless sharing features – delivering a responsive, all-purpose camera ideal for capturing the moment with stunning images and Full HD video.
The EOS 70D is the first digital SLR in the world to feature ground-breaking Dual Pixel CMOS AF technology, which delivers smooth and accurate autofocus (AF) when shooting Full HD movies and fast AF acquisition when shooting in Live View mode, said Canon.
It also features a new 20.2 MP APS-C CMOS sensor, designed and manufactured by Canon.
"A 7.7cm Vari-angle Clear View LCD II Touch screen with a sharp 1,040k dot resolution is ideal for video shooting, or composing images from unusual and creative angles. The screen is a capacitive type, which supports a series of multi-touch gestures including swiping and pinch-zooming – perfect for navigating menus, amending settings or flicking through images." said the company in its statement.
It is the latest EOS model to feature integrated Wi-Fi, providing the freedom to remotely control the camera, as well as share images.
Using Wi-Fi connectivity, users can connect to the EOS Remote app and control a wide range of image settings, including ISO and exposure, as well as focus and release the shutter.
Photographers can also remotely use Live View mode, as well as review and rate their images, the company said.-TradeArabia News Service