Canon announced the release of a new digital camcorder, the Optura 200MC. The camcorder has a 10x zoom lens, and can capture up to two hours of high-quality video and take still photos with a resolution of up to 1.33 megapixels. The camera includes extensive manual and automatic exposure and focus controls to suit various levels of users. It also comes with a collection of video and photo editing software. The Optura 200MC is set to arrive in stores later this month at a price of $1,699.