With its primary focus on video, the Camcorder offers you a device that you can fully rely on when it comes to extensive video recording sessions in a variety of scenarios.
Point and shoot - If you're not quite the expert yet or you're just getting started in the world of photography, the Canon VIXIA HF G21 will satisfy your needs.
Simple clips - As a videography noob, this Canon VIXIA HF G21 video camera should be sufficient for your needs.
Recording every moment of the day's events is precious and this device certainly delivers. While the camera is rolling it has a handy Image stabilization feature built-in.
Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Canon VIXIA HF G21 is a great companion to have.
Self made video content - Whether its in a specialist niche or broad subject area, video content is king (or queen) these days. With an image sensor size of (mm), this camera can deliver really good image quality in your videos.
If you're looking for that silky-smooth rendering of your videos, this camera has got it as its able to handle 60 FPS at 1080p resolutions.
Low light recording can be tricky, however this camera has got what it takes to help you through that. This is because its minimum aperture number combined with it's maximum ISO sensitivity can produce crispy images with minimal noise.
If you're looking to simply use your camera to point-and-shoot everyday moments with an item or person as the subject matter, then the VIXIA HF G21 is an easy recommendation for this.
Its important to ensure the celebrant (or special guests) are in clear view in every photo taken. Keeping them in focus while they're moving about is one of the great features that comes with the VIXIA HF G21.
Taking photos while underwater is a lot of fun. You'll be able to bathe the subject of your photograph with the colours and hues only found when taking shots in an aquatic environment.
Sometimes while on sightseeing or on a tour, you can only observe things from a distance. Which is why the zoom capability on this camera comes in handy in that situation.
Composing photographs of landscapes is subject to the lighting conditions that you're faced with. The (mm) Image Sensor Size on this model play a big role in this. Also, the Canon VIXIA HF G21 has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.
The VIXIA HF G21 combines style and a clever layout to create a camera that really stands out. Clean lines, high quality materials and a pristine finish ensure that this device will turn heads.
It looks simple, capable and doesn't stand out in any particular way.
Built with an emphasis on simplicity and portability, the Canon VIXIA HF G21 is the camcorder that's ready to meet all your videography needs. Armed with a robust 2.91MP CMOS sensor, the VIXIA HF G21 is able to produce Full HD 1080p video with ease. The sensor works in tandem with a high-speed DIGIC DV 4 image processor that allows for an impressive 60 fps for ultra-smooth footage at all times. With a variety of different frame rate settings, this camcorder features specialty modes for slow and fast motion so you can take those shots to the next level. When you notice a small detail from afar or find yourself documenting an event from the back row, you'll enjoy the 20x Optical Zoom that lets you key in on everything in sight. The ergonomic design and hand strap work hand-in-hand to provide comfortable grip while shooting, whereas the lightweight frame makes it easy to carry around for extended periods of time. When it's time to review playback, you have the option to view your creations upon the 3-inch LCD display or hook the camera up to an HDTV through the convenient HDMI port.
|Operating Temperature (T-T)||-5 - 45 °F|
|Aperture Range (F-F)||1.8-2.8|
|Shooting Modes||A (Aperture Priority), Auto, Beach, Fireworks, Low Light, M (Manual), Night, P, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Spotlight|
|White Balance||Auto, Preset (Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent H, Fluorescent), Color Temperature Settings (2,000-15,000K), Set (1/2)|
|Camera Shutter Speed||1/2000 s|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/2000 s|
|Camcorder Media Type||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|HD Type||Full HD|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Video Formats Supported||AVCHD, MP4|
|Video Resolutions||640 x 360, 1280 x 720, 1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080, pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||MPEG-2 AAC-LC, LPCM|
|Audio System||Dolby Digital|
|Headphone Output Type||2.5, 3.5|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Stereo|
|Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)||26.8-576 mm|
|Focal Length Range (f-f)||3.67-73.4 mm|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||576 mm|
|Minimum Aperture Number||1.8|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||26.8 mm|
|Optical Zoom||20 x|
|Vari-angle LCD Display||Yes|
|Image Sensor Size||1/2.84|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Mini) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||C|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|USB Connector Type||B|
|Weight & Dimensions|