Canon Singapore has announced the new PowerShot SX150 IS compact digital camera that features one-touch high definition (HD) movie button and long-zoom capabilities at an affordable price. The PowerShot SX150 IS is available now at all Canon authorized dealers.
Canon Singapore has unveiled the PowerShot SX150 IS compact camera which claims to offer 14.1-megapixel sensor, 12x optical zoom (28-336mm), and has a dedicated Movie Button to record 720p high definition (HD) movies. With a powerful 12x zoom, 28mm wide-angle lens, it lets users shoot landscapes, building and people easily. The digital camera also incorporates electronic wind filter that can suppress wind noise that muffles or distorts sound, and built-in Intelligent IS (Image Stabilizer) for minimized camera shake.
The Powershot SX150 IS comes with 32-Smart Auto Scene detection options including sunset, clear skies, and backlit that provide optimized camera settings for best results. Photographers can also enhance their images using the eight in-camera Creative Filters to add effect to the original images – Toy Camera, Monochrome, Miniature, Fish-eye, Super Vivid, Poster, Color Swap and Color Accent. There is also the new Photo Book function that allows users to pre-select their favorite shots in-camera to facilitate the easy creation of photo books. The new Canon PowerShot SX150 IS also operates on AA batteries for added convenience and comes with the optional high power flash HF-DC2 slim and portable slave flash with enhanced sync performance and a wider flash coverage of up to 24mm (with attached wide panel).
The Canon PowerShot SX150 IS is now available at all authorized Canon retail stores at the recommended retail selling price of S$369. Pricing and availability of the optional high power flash HF-DC2 will be confirmed at a later date.