Resolution: 5184 x 3456
ISO: Up 12800
The Canon EOS 60D DSLR, Canon gives the photo enthusiast a powerful tool fostering creativity, with better image quality, more advanced features and automatic and in-camera technologies for ease-of-use. It features an improved APS-C sized 18.0 Megapixel CMOS sensor for tremendous images, a new DIGIC 4 Image Processor for finer detail and excellent color reproduction, and improved ISO capabilities from 100 – 6400 (expandable to 12800) for uncompromised shooting even in the dimmest situations. The new Multi-control Dial enables users to conveniently operate menus and enter settings with a simple touch. The EOS 60D also features an EOS first: A Vari-angle 3.0-inch Clear View LCD (1,040,000 dots) monitor for easy low- or high-angle viewing. An improved viewfinder, a number of new in-camera creative options and filters, plus HDMI output for viewing images on an HDTV all make the EOS 60D invaluable for the evolving photographer. With continuously curved surfaces, user-friendliness and exuding solidity and refinement, the EOS 60D is true digital inspiration!
Exceptional Quality Images:
18.0 Megapixel CMOS Sensor
The EOS 60D features a new, Canon-designed 18.0 Megapixel APS-C size CMOS sensor that captures such a high level of resolution, it’s easy to crop images for enlargement without concern of losing detail. A major factor in reducing noise, the CMOS sensor assures that images shot at highest sensitivity will be remarkably smooth.
DIGIC 4 Image Processor
The improved DIGIC 4 Image Processor ensures that images are captured, processed and saved with remarkable speed. The EOS 60D DSLR’s new 3:2 multiple aspect ratio, in-camera RAW image processing, creative filters, image resizing and provided S2 and S3 image-recording quality are all possible thanks to the DIGIC 4 Image Processor. With dazzling results, the new DIGIC 4 Image Processor also works to capture and process data of images shot at 18.0 Megapixels at 5.3 fps, as well as 14-bit signal processing for excellent image gradation, enhanced Face Detection Live mode, Full HD video recording, Auto Lighting Optimizer and Lens Peripheral Optimization.
The EOS 60D operates with such effortless speed that operation is nothing short of intuitive. With a 0.1 second start-up time, speedy autofocus and minimal shutter lag, the EOS 60D is made to capture even rapidly-occurring scenes with stunning precision. Able to shoot up to 5.3 frames per second (fps), capturing a maximum burst of approximately 58 Large/JPEGs and 16 RAW, the EOS 60D DSLR lets you catch even the briefest of moments, whether it’s a faced-paced soccer game or the flicker of a candle flame.
Canon EOS Digital Solution Disc (Version 23.0)
The EOS 60D comes bundled with an updated Canon EOS Digital Solution Disc, which features powerful software programs designed to extend the EOS experience to the computer. These include Canon’s:
- EOS Utility (Version 2.9.0)
- Digital Photo Professional (Version 3.9.1)
- ZoomBrowser EX for Windows® (Version 6.6.0)
- ImageBrowser for Macintosh® OS X (Version 6.6.0)
- the Picture Style Editor (Version 1.8.0)
- PhotoStitch (Version W: 3.1.22/M: 3.4.4)
- WFT Utility (version 3.5.1)
- Memory Card Utility (Version 1.4)
- Original Data Security Tools (Version 1.9.0)
Each application is designed to perfect the captured images and streamline the digital workflow.EOS Utility (Version 2.9.0) for Macintosh or Windows handles the connection between the camera and computer, whenever they’re connected via USB. It allows remote controlled shooting from the computer, handles downloading of images from the camera to the computer, and allows seamless linking to either Canon’s ZoomBrowser/ImageBrowser or Digital Photo Professional software once images have been copied to the hard drive. Furthermore, it’s used to upload settings back into a USB-connected camera.
Digital Photo Professional (Version 3.9.1) is an image processing program that enables high-speed RAW image processing, high-speed previewing for real-time image adjustment and support for sRGB, Adobe RGB and Wide Gamut RGB color spaces. Because it’s CMS (Color Management System) compatible, Digital Photo Professional allows for easy image layout and printing in Adobe RGB in conjunction with Easy-PhotoPrint and PictBridge printers. It also features the Dust Delete Data Detection tool for cleaner images.
ZoomBrowser EX (Version 6.6.0) for Windows and ImageBrowser (Version 6.6.0) for Mac OS X are the easy, user-friendly options for viewing and editing of JPEG and even RAW image files. Both allow viewing of numerous types of images including finished TIFF and BMP files. Both also have a variety of search options for finding images, allow re-naming of single images or batches of files, and offer a variety of options for printing without using a separate image-editing program.
Picture Style Editor (Version 1.8.0) Canon’s Picture Style Editor enables photographers to create custom Picture Style profiles that can be used to customize the appearance of JPEG and RAW images captured with EOS Digital SLR cameras. Picture Style files created with Picture Style Editor can be loaded into the EOS cameras that support Picture Style and may also be used when processing RAW images in Canon software applications Digital Photo Professional, ZoomBrowser EX (for Windows) and ImageBrowser (for Mac).
Canon EOs 60D Specification:
|Model||Canon EOS 60D|
|Mega Pixels||18.0 Mega Pixel|
|Lens Mount||Canon EF / EF-S mount|
|Processor Model||DIGIC 4|
|Screen Type||TFT color LCD Display|
|Image Res.||5184 x 3456|
|Video Resolution (Pixel)||1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.976 fps), 1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (59.94, 50 fps)|
|Digital Zoom (X)||None|
|Playback zoom||1.5x – 10x|
|Storage Type||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|Sensor Size||APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)|
|Sensor Type||CMOS Sensor|
|Shutter Speed||30-1/8000 Sec.|
|Number of focus points||9|
|HDMI Port||Yes (Mini Type C)|
|Flash X sync speed||1/250 sec|
|Autofocus assist lamp||built-in flash|
|Flash range||13.00 m|
|Built-in flash||Yes (Pop-up)|
|External flash||Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless plus Sync connector)|
|Image Ratio w:h||1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9|
|USB Interface||USB 2.0|
|Viewfinder type||Optical (Pentaprism)|
|Compatible Lenses||All EF and EF-S lenses|
|Battery.||LP-E6 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery|
|Battery Life (CIPA)||1100|
|Body Dimensions||145 x 106 x 79mm|
|Release Date||Aug 26, 2010|