The new Canon Powershot SX270 HS and SX280 HS update the SX240 and SX260 with a new DIGIC 6 image processor, as well as full HD video recording at 60fps and 5-axis image stabilisation for smoother video recording. Both cameras feature a wide angle 20x optical zoom lens, equivalent to 25-500mm in 35mm terms, a 12.1 megapixel backlit CMOS sensor, improved image quality and low-light performance, with the SX280 HS featuring both GPS and Wi-Fi built in. The SX270 will be available in grey or blue for £279, while the SX280 will be available in red or black for £299, both from the beginning of May.
12.1 megapixel backlit CMOS sensor
20x optical zoom lens, 25-500mm equivalent
ZoomPlus for 40x optical zoom equivalent
DIGIC 6 image processor
1080p 60fps full HD MPEG4 video
High resolution movie processing using the full 12.1 megapixel sensor
5-axis image stabilisation
Wi-Fi and face tagging on SX280
GPS built in on SX280
Available in blue, grey (SX270), red and black (SX280)
Canon PowerShot SX270 HS Hands-On Photos of Equipment
Canon PowerShot SX280 HS Hands-On Photos of Equipment
Winter days leave us with a shortage of daylight hours for photography but you don't have to venture far to photograph birds during this season, making them a perfect subject choice.
4 Dec 2016 12:10AM