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18-megapixel image sensor that challenges
full-frame digital cameras, the DSLR Canon 7D is endowed with a chic (and on par with professional still and video cameras) a shooting experience with a sensible price tag. Outstanding consist of include a highly developed
new autofocus system with fast focus and includes a new Zone mode allowing for choosing various section of the screen, a quick burst rate that is close to 8 images per second, and a attractive viewfinder with 100%-coverage. In lab testing, image noise performance and color accuracy and were strong , especially under poor light, image sharpness also was good, with an exceptional dynamic range. The 7D builds upon the 5D Mark II successes in a number of respects plus adds some new options of it's own, including a handy single-touch RAW+JPEG button, 24frames per second mode
with full HD video, and priced at $1000 less.
The Canon 7D denotes a new creative class of
with a throng of brand new features designed to make each and every photographic experience better, including still
photos and video, Designed to be the preferred instrument of choice for earnest
photographers including semi-professionals, the Canon 7D launches a completely new 18.0-megapixel
APS-C size sensor plus Double DIGIC 4 image processors for capturing incredible images as high as to 12800
ISO with speeds ranging up to 8 frames per second. The EOS 7D encompass a ground-breaking 19-point AF all cross-type system including user-selectable AF scene selection controls for spot-on
, enhanced AI Servo AF target tracking no matter the situation. The Intelligent
viewfinder of the EOS 7D, with a completely new inspired technology, provides 100% coverage and also displays AF modes selected by the user including a circle for spot metering and grid lines on demand.
New i63-zone dual-layer iFCL metering system employs both color information and focus to impart accurate exposure even in poor lighting. The Canon 7D also shoots Full HD video at 29.97 frames per second, 23.976 frames per second and 25p with a selection of manual controls that includes ISO speed selection and manual exposure while shooting movies. The EOS 7D is constructed with a weather and dust resistant body of magnesium alloy and the
shutter durability goes up to 150,000 cycles. Harmonizing with more than
60 EF / EF-S canon lenses along with other accessories for the EOS System, the inspired occasions--with not only stills but also video--are beyond bewilderment. Plus Enjoy the amazing poor-light ability
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Solidly built, weather-sealed body Bulkier than other models
Accurate color overall; handles long exposures very well - Best color modes under saturated, with sharpness turned down
reasonably low through ISO 800; effective noise reduction system - Noisier than others at high ISO settings
Good sharpness results; excellent dynamic range for high-contrast shooting; effective image stabilization
- Chromatic aberration noticeable at image edges
Highly accurate automatic white balance system - Custom white balance produced disappointing results
Nice selection of playback views; easy navigation; full-featured video playback; extensive direct print options
- Lacks in-camera editing capabilities
Bright 100% viewfinder; handsome high-res LCD; long battery life
Fast and flexible new autofocus system; high burst rate; depth of field preview
- Slow Live View autofocus; no scene modes
Design & Handling
Excellent textured grip; dual control dials; easy-to-manage menu system; first-rate user manual
- Multi-controller joystick feels imprecise
Color & Noise
Strong saturation levels; noise levels were very good in bright light. - Color accuracy
not quite as good as the competition.
Motion & Sharpness
Good motion performance in both 24p and 30p frame rates. - Sharpness a bit lower than other DSLRs that shoot 1080p video.
Low Light Performance
Very good low light performance all around
Manual controls are easy to use in conjunction with video mode; 3.5mm external mic jack is a nice touch.
- No live autofocus; stationary LCD makes shooting hand-held video difficult.