Let the G Series Inspire
Feast your eyes on an updated G Series digital camera: The G12. It's ready to
impress the advanced amateurs who have always celebrated the G Series. The G12
is still loaded with powerful technologies that has made the G Series cameras so
renowned, like the Canon HS SYSTEM, 2.8-inch Vari-angle PureColor System LCD,
and RAW + JPEG image modes. Now, this flagship camera paves the way with these
new upgrades like 720p HD Video with stereo sound to get crystal clear footage,
multiple aspect ratios, High Dynamic Range, Electronic Level, Tracking AF, a
Front Dial and much more to give you even more creative control than before!
HS System with High-sensitivity 10 MP CCD and DIGIC 4
The HS System is a powerful combination of high-sensitivity sensor and DIGIC 4
processor " providing exceptional low-light shooting capabilities. Higher ISO
reduces the need for flash and allows faster shutter speeds to reduce blur when
the subject is in motion.
28mm wide, 5x zoom lens with Hybrid IS
A high-quality genuine Canon lens covering 28-140mm (35mm equivalent) allows for
flexibility and clarity. The optical Image Stabilizer corrects camera shake up
to 4-stops, while Hybrid IS gives sharp results when shooting macro.
2.8 Inch (7.0 cm ) vari-angle LCD, Electronic Level, OVF
The vari-angle PureColor II VA LCD offers superb color rendition and contrast
and can be adjusted for shooting at awkward angles. Electronic Level display
shows a level indicator on screen to check the camera is horizontal while an
optical viewfinder allows the user to compose using their own shooting style.
Take Full Control
The PowerShot G12 features Full Manual mode with RAW format giving the user
complete control during post-shot editing; and with support for Canons Digital
Photo Professional (DPP) software, digital SLR users can integrate the PowerShot
G12 into an existing workflow.
HD movies with HDMI
As well as shooting high quality stills, the PowerShot G12 can capture 720p HD
Movies with stereo sound. Results can be played back with no loss in quality via
the HDMI terminal.
High Dynamic Range mode
In high contrast scenes, a conventional digital camera can struggle to capture
detail in shadows and highlights. When placed on a tripod the High Dynamic Range
mode takes multiple exposures of the same scene and combines them in-camera to
capture a high contrast scene in detail.
Smart Auto uses Scene Detection Technology to detect the appropriate scene from
a possible 28, to obtain the best result. Smart Flash Exposure intelligently
controls flash power and usage.
The user can shoot in a range of formats including 3:2, 1:1, 16:9 and 4:5
allowing perfect composition at the time of shooting without the need to
Extensive accessory system
The PowerShot G12 supports a range of accessories including a Lens Filter
Adapter which allows the addition of 58mm filters. A hotshoe allows for the use
of Canon Speedlite flashes while a Waterproof Case allows the user to use the
camera underwater up to 40m.