Manufacturer’s Description

Setting a performance benchmark for a prosumer-level standard-def camcorder, the Canon GL2 offers high-quality digital video with up to 530 lines of resolution. Building on Canon's expertise in 35mm photographic and broadcast TV lenses, the GL2 is equipped with Canon's exclusive L-Series Fluorite optical technology for outstanding imaging power and shooting versatility in a lightweight, portable design.

The Specs

Video Recording
Minimum Lux Rating 6 lux
Video Capture Format DV
Additional Specifications
Included Software Editing Software
Viewfinder Type Electronic
Min Focus Distance 1 cm
Memory Card Type Include Secure Digital (SD) Card
Shipping Weight 8.50 lb
Total Pixels 410000
Flash Accessory Shoe|Flash Not Included
Audio Support PCM
Maximum Shutter Speed 1500 1/x sec.
Min Focal Length 4.2 mm
Parts Warranty 1 year(s)
Product Model GL2
normalized-Number of Image Sensor Pixels 0.41
Exposure Settings AE Lock|Aperture Priority|Auto Exposure|Manual Exposure|Multiple Program Modes|Shutter Priority
White Balance Manual|Preset Modes
Description GL2 Mini DV (20X Optical, 100X Digital, 2.5" LCD)
Base Warranty 1 year(s)
Total Camcorder Resolution 0.4 Megapixel
Special Effects Black and White|Sepia|Strobe
Max Horizontal Image Resolution 1488 pixels
SKU D7920A001AA
Labor Warranty 1 year(s)
Focus Features Auto Focus|Manual Focus
Max Aperture 1.6 1/f
Remote Control Basic Remote
Min Aperture 1.6 1/f
Frame Rate at Max Resolution 30 frames/s (fps)
Max Vertical Image Resolution 1128 pixels
Features Viewfinder
Max Focal Length 84 mm
Camera Type Interchangeable
normalized-Height 136.398
Microphone Technology Electret Condenser
Image Format JPEG
Minimum Shutter Speed 8 sec.
Included Components AC Adapter|Battery|Battery Recharger|Cables - Audio/Video|Cables - USB|Carrying Strap|Editing Software|Recording Media|Remote
Video Broadcast Standards NTSC (analog)
Brand Name Canon
normalized-Digital Zoom 100
Quick Glance
Product Type Professional Camcorder
Interface Connection 1 x USB|1 x 4-pin IEEE 1394|1 x LANC|1 x Composite Video In/Out|1 x Audio In/Out|1 x Microphone|1 x Headphone|1 x DC Power In
normalized-Weight 119.36
LCD Screen Size 2.5 in
Recording Media Tape Media|Memory Card|MiniDV
Image Stabilization Optical
normalized-Optical Zoom 20
Maximum Video Capture Resolution 640 x 480 (VGA)
Power Source Lithium-Ion Battery
Warranty Information 1 Year Limited Warranty
Weight 7.46 lbs
Dimensions 5.40" Height x 4.60" Width x 12" Depth
Height 5.37 in
Width 4.62 in
Depth 12 in
Image Processor
Image Sensor CCD
Image Sensor Quantity 3
Image Sensor Size 1/4"
More Info
General Features
Removable Flash Memory Included 8 MB
Additional Features Backlight Compensation|Fader Function|Viewfinder
Lens Features
Optical Zoom 20 X
Digital Zoom 100x
Filter Diameter 58 mm

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