The Canon PowerShot SX540 HS offers the best of two worlds: a compact body and advanced features . Its main virtue is adaptability; it can be as easy as the user wants. Thus, it is yours to decide whether to entrust shooting and framing to the machine's automatisms or to make all the settings yourself. Beginners can simply point and shoot. They can also use the creative shooting function, which automatically generates five different images from the original. It is a digital camera with a long zoom; the optical zoom reaches 50x . The ergonomic designThe machine's grip allows you to hold the machine using the grip for stable shots even at full zoom.
There are various framing aids when zooming. Thus, the user can track distant subjects by zooming in at the touch of a button. It is also possible to lock the frame to keep the subject always well focused and centered. The machine weighs 442 grams , counting the battery and the memory card. By the way, it supports SD, SDHC and SDXC type cards (UHS Speed Class I compliant). The image sensor of this bridge camera is a CMOS backlit 1 / 2.3 inches, capable of capturing images of 21.1 megapixels effective. The image processor is a DIGIC 6 with iSAPS technology.
The zoom lens is equivalent to 24-1,200 in 35mm, and the image stabilizer operates in three steps and is shift type. On the other hand, the autofocus is quite fast, and it is ready to complete its mission in just 0.13 seconds. Besides, it is possible to shoot bursts at a speed of 5.9 fps (frames per second). The PowerShot SX540 HS of Canon has wireless communication capabilities via Wi-Fi in the 2.4 GHz band specifications 802.11 b / g / n, also complete with NFC. In fact, it has a button dedicated to Wi-Fi. This facilitates the transfer of images and makes it possible to operate the camera using a smartphone as a control knob. It also has a GPS to geotag the images.
This camera can also record Full HD movies (1,920 by 1,080 pixels) at 60p and prevents shaky shots thanks to an advanced dynamic image stabilizer. Automatic hybrid mode allows you to summarize the day in 720p video. With the featured stories feature, photos and videos can be combined into a videographic album. Connectivity consists of a USB 2.0 port with a mini connector and an HDMI digital video output with a mini connector. the batterySupplied is lithium-ion, and lasts for about two hundred shots, or about 300 minutes of playback. The charger also comes inside the package, the machine measures 120 by 81.7 and by 91.9 millimeters. Around spring, Canon PowerShot SX540 HS cameras will be available in European stores .