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Canon Legria HV 40 HD Video Camera

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The Canon HV40 builds on the success of the most awarded High Definition video camera, the HV30. The HV40 is a fully specified HD video camera, featuring native progressive HD CMOS sensor (1920 x 1080),genuine Canon HD video lens, DiG!C DV II, 10x Super Range Optical Image Stabilizer and Instant AF. It also has 13 programmed AE modes,including 25P Cine mode; enhanced low light performance and breathtaking imagery.

Canon Legria HV-40 Video Camera



Video Standard: HDV 1080i / DV
Sensor: 1/2.7 inch Canon progressive HD CMOS sensor
Filter Array: Primary Colour Filter (RGB Bayer)
Image Processor: DiG!C DV II
Total Pixels: 2,9600,000 (1994 H x 1484 V)
Movie: 2.07MP (HD/DV 16:9)
Still Image: 2.76MP (4:3)
Widescreen Capability: High Resolution Real Widescreen 16:9
Lens Type: Canon High Definition Video Lens
Focal Length: 6.1 – 61mm
Maximum Aperture: f/1.8-3.0 (tape)
Minimum Focusing Distance: 10mm
Shutter Speed: Tape: 1/6 – 1/2000 sec / Card: 1/2 – 1/500 sec
Optical Zoom / Digital Zoom: 10x / 40x/200x (tape)
Image Stabilizer: Super Range Optical Image Stabilization
AF System: Hi-Speed Instant Auto Focus (Instant AF) / Normal AF
Focusing Range: Auto / Manual / Forced Infinity / Dedicated switch and focus dial
Light Metering Method: Evaluative / Centre-weighted average / Spot metering
Exposure Compensation ± 11 Levels
White Balance Mode Auto, TTL, 6 Presets (Daylight / Shade / Cloudy / Tungsten / Fluorescent / Fluorescent H)
Back Light Correction Dedicated BLC button
Minimum Illumination 0.2 lux (Night Mode)
Flash Built in (Auto / On / Off / Slow-synchro / Red eye reduction is available)/Other flash supported via accessory shoe
Video Light Built in low luminance AF auxiliary video LED light with manual switch / Other video light supported via accessory shoe
Further Support Accessory shoe supports attachable flash (VFL-1) & video light (VL-3)
LCD Monitor Multi-angle vivid 2.7 LCD display for wider viewing
Viewfinder 0.27 inch Real Widescreen & colour / 123,000 pixel / Filming Modes & Controls
AE Modes / Scene Modes (SCN) 13 modes. AUTO, [P], (P / Av / Tv / SCN / CINE (progressive HDV 25PF)) / Portrait / Sports / Night / Snow / Beach / Sunset / Spotlight / Fireworks
Image Quality Adjustment 8 adjustments. Vidid / Neutral / Low Sharpening / Soft Skin Detail / Brightness / Contrast / Sharpness / Colour Depth
Effects Tape: Black & White, Sepia, Art / Card: Black & White, Sepia
Fades Auto Fade, Wipe Fade
Video Data HDV 1080/50i, 1080/25P, DV (PAL)
Recording Modes SP / LP (DV only)
Audio Data HDV: MPEG1 Audio Layer II (16 – bit) / DV: PCM 16 bit 2 channels (48 kHz) or 12-bit 4 channels (32 kHz)
Audio Level Metering Manual audio level VR metering and control with adjustment via LCD / Four channel audio playback
Wind Screen Available
Still Image Recording Capture Sizes 3.15 megapixel (2048 x 1536 4:3) / 2.07 megapixel (1920 x 1080 16:9)
Memory Card Mini SD (photo recording only)
Still Shooting Functions Simultaneous Photo Recording to Mini SD / Auto Exposure Bracketing / High Speed Continuous Shooting (x frames/sec) / 9-point AiAF
Still image file transfer USB
Direct Printing PictBridge and dedicated Direct Print/Print Share button
Accessory Shoe Advanced Accessory Shoe for flash and guide light
Terminals HDV/DV in/out / AV out / Component out / HDMI output / Headphone and Microphone terminals / USB Full Speed
Streaming IEEE1394 (MPEG2-TS/DV) / Analogue to Digital Converter
Down Converting Analogue and digital
Wireless controller WL-D87 (Remote battery CR2025)
Battery Pack BP-2L13
Power Adaptor CA-570
Stereo Video Cable STV-250N
Component Cable CTC-100/S
Software Digital Video Solutions Disk / USB Cable & AC Cable

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