Canon is a Japanese company specialising in manufacturing electrical products including cameras, camcorders and printers. One of their more popular selling items is the range of Canon camcorders, which is a device used to capture videos from everyday use to professional level filmmaking.
It is important to know exactly what you want to buy the camcorder for, in order to ensure you get the right model and type of camcorder for you.
If you are planning to use a Canon camcorder for everyday use then the Legria HF R range is ideal for you. This range provides compact camcorders, which are perfect for capturing family videos.
The camcorders themselves are handheld meaning capturing film is easy to do. Recording is full HD quality with zoom framing assist and great audio recording. Buying one of these camcorders will allow you to capture all your favourite family moments of amazing quality.
Canon offers a range of camcorders that are perfect for professional use; these are primarily the Legria HF G range. They have been designed perfectly for creative and passionate video makers. There are also a range of Canon camcorder microphones , which will enhance the audio quality of your video to a larger degree.
These Canon professional camcorders in this Legria range offer an array of professional features that allows you to capture high quality film. Features include an HD CMOS PRO sensor, manual controls; an 8 cm touch screen and a wide-angle lens.
Often video footage can appear shaky or blurred. In order to avoid this, you'll need a Canon tripod to secure and stabilise your camcorder during recordings. Most are easy to put up and dismantle, making it easy for you to concentrate on producing the best video possible for your work requirements.
If you're looking to get creative in your filming process then Canon offers the Legria mini range. The camcorders in this range are small, compact and very portable so that you can take the camcorder with you on all your adventures, just ensure you have a suitable camera bag for it to survive the journey break and scratch free.
Excitingly, there is a built in stand to let you capture a range of angles as well as wifi so that you can share videos on the go. This Canon camcorder range allows creative people film hassle-free; it also has some bonus features including time-lapse recording and 170 degree angle shots.