Canon unveils 18-Megapixel EOS 60D DSLR
Here is the latest model from Canon – EOS 60D, no, it still doesn’t pack the new 120 megapixel sensor but comes with 18-Megapixel CMOS sensor and 1040k dot 3.0-inch Vari-Angle LCD Screen.
The new new EOS 60D DSLR features a DIGIC 4 Imaging Processor and APS-C–sized CMOS sensor, it is capable to record Full HD videoat 1920 x 1080 resolution with selectable frame rates of 24p, 25p or 30p and have a dedicated button to initiate live view for both video and still shooting. Boasts a 9-point Autofocus system and Canon’s exclusive iFCL Metering System (Intelligent Focus, Color, Luminance) and can shoot full resolution still images up to 5.3-frames per second (fps) on SD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards.
The EOS 60D offers ISO range from 100-6400 (adjustable in 1/3-step increments from ISO 100-6400 and expandable to 12,800) for images without need of a camera’s pop-up flash, which features a built-in Integrated Speedlite Transmitter for economical solution for multi-flash shoots. Camera also features in-camera processing of RAW image files, new creative image filters, familiar to Canon’s PowerShot cameras and have a new Multi-Control Dial, which places a Multi-Controller and Set button inside the Quick Control Dial. The camera’s movie mode also includes manual controls for exposure as well as manual audio levels in 64 steps and also has an electronic Wind Filter to the audio controls within the movie shooting menu. In addition Canon has also included an in-camera movie editing feature, allowing you several functions without outside software.
It is expected to be available at the end of September – body-only for $1,099, kit version with Canon’s EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM zoom lens at $1,399 and BG-E9 battery grip for $270.00