One DVD camcorder for Real Widescreen movies and 4 megapixel photos.
* 4.29 Megapixel CCD for high quality photos and video.
* Direct-to-DVD shooting for convenient playback on home DVD players.
* High resolution genuine Canon 10x zoom lens.
* RGB Colour Filter & DiG!C DV Processor for outstanding colour reproduction.
* Real 16:9 Widescreen recording for breathtaking playback on widescreen TVs.
* DVD movie making software included.
Sporting a comfortable curved design, the DC40 records outstanding quality video and photos straight to DVD thanks to its huge 4.29 Megapixel sensor, RGB Colour Filter and DiG!C DV Processor. Add to this Real 16:9 Widescreen recording for breathtaking playback on widescreen TVs as well as DVD movie making software and you have everything you need in one compact camcorder.
Direct to DVD
- Start shooting straight-to-DVD without rewinding or fast-forwarding tape. Edit your footage in-camera using thumbnails of each scene. Trim scenes, delete unwanted footage and arrange the playback order.
- Use the supplied Roxio 'MyDVD for Canon' DVD authoring software to create DVDs of your movies complete with menu navigation, titles, graphics and automatically synchronized soundtracks.
Outstanding Image Quality
- A 4.29 Megapixel CCD sensor, RGB Colour Filter and DiG!C DV Processor ensure great quality video and photos. The RGB Colour Filter, similar to those used in professional DV Cameras, achieves 3CCD like image quality and DiG!C DV processes stills and video differently for uncompromised output quality.
- Shoot 4 Megapixel photos at a resolution of 2304 x 1736 pixels for fantastic prints to beyond A4 size.
- Real 16:9 Widescreen mode means your images will naturally fill the screen of a widescreen TV without cropping or stretching.
- Canon's all-glass 10x zoom lens produces sharp, crystal clear results free of ghosting and smear.
- Electronic Image Stabilizer suppresses the effect of hand-held camera shake to keep footage steady.
Advanced Photo Functionality
- Photographic functions include selectable 9-point AF, selectable metering modes, white balance, Auto Exposure Bracketing and continuous shooting up to 5 frames/second.
- Mode Dial allows fast and simple access to 16 various manual and programmed auto exposure modes for every shooting situation from the snow to sunsets.
- Built-in light guide flash and mini video light for illumination of subject in low light.
- Wide 2.7 inch colour LCD screen and colour viewfinder with brightness adjustment and surface treatment for improved visibility.
- Print/Share button for one-touch photo prints from any PictBridge compatible printer, no computer needed.
- MiniSD card slot for storage of still images to memory card.
- USB 2.0 Hi-Speed terminal for fast, convenient download.
- A motorised built-in lens cap protects the lens from dust and scratches.
Included Accessories + Software
- Wireless Controller WL-D86, Battery for Remote Controller (CR2025), Battery Pack BP-208, Compact Power Adaptor CA-570, AC Cable, Multi Cable MTC-100, Interface Cable IFC-300PCU, DVD-R disc x 1, Canon Digital Video Solution Disc, Roxio 'MyDVD for Canon' Disc.