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

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

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