Canon DC420 Product Manual

Digital camcorder full line product guide summer/fall 2009
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  • Page 2 Crisply defined, brilliantly detailed video can transform a memory into a work of art. Making that happen every time you pick up your camcorder is what Canon is all about. Canon camcorders, powered by decades of optical superiority and technical dominance, deliver fully on the promise of image quality.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Single camera or multi-camera shoots. Shoulder-mount or handheld. Canon professional camcorders CANON ADVANTAGE......have you covered.
  • Page 4 Primary Color Filter capture video and photos with astonishing detail Multi-Angle Vivid LCD Primary Progressive Cinema Mode Color Filter • Canon DIGIC DV III Image Processor enables a variety of technologies including: Program VIXIA HF S10 Quick Night Scene HDMI Start...
  • Page 5: Hf20/Hf200

    Vivid LCD Recording Detection • Genuine Canon 15x HD Video Lens delivers unsurpassed image quality Quick Primary Start • Canon 3.89 Megapixel Full HD CMOS Image Sensor and RGB Primary Color Progressive Cinema Mode Color Filter Program Intelligent VIXIA HF200...
  • Page 6: Vixia Hg21/Hg20

    • Brilliant clarity with a Genuine Canon 12x HD Video Lens Instant Multi-Angle 1920 x 1080 Vivid LCD* Recording Primary Color Filter • Canon 3.3 Megapixel Full HD CMOS Image Sensor and RGB Primary Color Program Quick Filter for accurate color reproduction Start Progressive Cinema Mode Intelligent VIXIA HG20 •...
  • Page 7 • Genuine Canon 10x HD Video Lens delivers unsurpassed image quality FEATURES Full HD DIGIC SuperRange Instant • Canon 2.96 Megapixel Full HD CMOS Image Sensor with RGB Primary Color DV II CMOS Filter for breathtaking resolution and vivid color Instant Multi-Angle...
  • Page 8: Flash

    DW-100 AiAF Compatible Advanced Zoom Internal Memory Card Slot Video • Canon DIGIC DV II Image Processor for stunning color and clarity for video Histogram Dual Pre- Snapshot Misty Silver Display Shot Record...
  • Page 9: Dc420/Dc410

    STANDARD DEFINITION STANDARD DEFINITION • Genuine Canon 48x (DC420)/41x (DC410) Advanced Zoom gets you closer FEATURES • Genuine Canon 41x Advanced Zoom gets you closer and wider, while pre- FEATURES and wider, while preserving image quality serving image quality Widescreen...
  • Page 10 † * Canon VIXIA HF S11, HF S10, HF S100, HF20, HF200, HF11, HF10, HF100, HG21, HG20, HG10. † DVD media containing AVCHD footage should only be used in AVCHD compatible players otherwise the DVD player may fail to eject the media and may erase its contents without warning. AVCHD discs containing scenes recorded in MXP mode cannot be created with the optional DW-100 DVD Burner. Movies recorded...
  • Page 11 Small Powerful, Canon Flash Memory Camcorders Lightweight, compact and easy to operate, Canon flash memory camcorders offer the pinnacle of performance, style and flexibility. You can record video of your most precious moments directly to an SDHC memory card, or to an internal flash drive* with one of our dual flash memory camcorders.
  • Page 12: Professional Camcorders

    Your High Definition Definitive Control... • High Definition handheld HDV Camcorder Professional Functionality • Genuine Canon 20x High Definition L-series Zoom Lens • Three 1/3" Native 16:9 CCD Image Sensors with • High Definition shoulder-mount HDV Camcorder 1.67 Megapixels (1440 x 1080) •...
  • Page 13: Canon Pro Camcorder Technology

    The XL H1S and XL H1A feature the interchange- Canon’s SuperRange Optical Image Stabilizer able Canon 20x HD Video Zoom XL 5.4–108mm L IS Lens III Technology uses a gyro sensor to compensate for shake and Open Up a World of Possibilities jitter.
  • Page 14 Canon’s clear superiority in still image quality and photographic technology impart a unique and indispensable advantage to Canon camcorders, which rely on much of the same equipment. 70+ years of experience make Canon advantage to Canon camcorders, which rely on much of the same equipment. 70+ years of experience make Canon the obvious choice in camcorders.
  • Page 15: Canon Advantage

    Breathtaking realism, vivid and accurate color, stunning contrast and clarity. Your high definition video deserves it all, and Canon delivers. Canon’s unparalleled image quality comes from a masterful blend of images with vital elements: Canon’s legendary HD Video Lens, Canon’s exclusive Full HD CMOS Image Sensor and vivid detail Canon’s proprietary DIGIC DV III Image Processor.
  • Page 16 Dynamic SuperRange OIS takes shake correction to a whole new level. It provides continuous adjustment with Canon’s proven high-performance AF system to dramatically decrease focusing time and ensure throughout the entire zoom range to correct an even broader range of motion. Extra compensation is consistently sharp video.
  • Page 17: Canon Digital Video Technology

    Simply gone forever. With the Pre-Record feature, the cam- in Canon HD camcorders. Up to 35 faces can automatically be record a series of four-second video clips, corder actually begins recording 3 seconds before you press...
  • Page 18 Canon Optics and processing technologies, Canon camcorders the look and feel of a big-screen movie. 30p Progressive Mode, with Canon’s proprietary DIGIC DV Image Processor to let you preserve battery life. Opening the LCD screen powers the offer an HD experience like no other.
  • Page 19 Multi-Angle Vivid Widescreen LCD — The screen allows for clear viewing from any direction and Photo Grab — Canon’s Photo Grab feature allows you to “grab” provides an expanded color range. a photo directly from your video footage.
  • Page 20: Software

    HF S10/HF S100/HF20/HF200/HG21/ Software HG20/FS22/FS21/FS200) HDD (Hard Disk Drive) Camcorders CANON DIGITAL VIDEO SOLUTION DISK Enjoy the flexibility and versatility of your Canon flash memory Still Image Software 5 hr. 30 min. 7 hr. 50 min. 10 hr. 50 min.
  • Page 21 • • • • • • • • • • • • • • FS200 • • • • • DC420 • • • • • DC410 • • • • • • • ZR960 Batteries Chargers/Adapters BP-827 BP-819 BP-809S...
  • Page 22 VIXIA HG20 • • • • • VIXIA HV40 • FS22 • FS21 • FS200 • • • • DC420 • • • • DC410 • • • • ZR960 Microphones Waterproof Case Video Light Remote Control LCD Hood DVD Burner...
  • Page 23: Specifications

    Consumer Camcorder Specifications HD CAMCORDERS VIXIA HF S11 VIXIA HF S10 VIXIA HF S100 VIXIA HF20 VIXIA HF200 VIXIA HG21 VIXIA HG20 VIXIA HV40 Format † † † † † † † HDV/DV AVCHD (up to 24 Mbps) AVCHD (up to 24 Mbps) AVCHD (up to 24 Mbps) AVCHD...
  • Page 24 Consumer Camcorder Specifications SD CAMCORDERS FS22 FS21 FS200 DC420 DC410 FS200 Format MPEG-2 (SD-Video) MPEG-2 (SD-Video) MPEG-2 (SD-Video) DVD-VIDEO (VR) DVD-VIDEO (VR) MPEG-2 (SD-Video) Recording Media Dual Flash Memory Dual Flash Memory Flash Memory DVD-R/-RW/-R DL DVD-R/-RW/-R DL Flash Memory...
  • Page 25 Weight and dimensions are approximate. Canon and DIGIC are registered trademarks and VIXIA is a trademark of Canon Inc. in the United States, and may also be registered Canon Canada, Inc. trademarks or trademarks in other countries. IMAGEANYWARE is 6390 Dixie Road a trademark of Canon.

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