Canon GL1 Series Specifications

Canon GL1

Part Number: D17-3712-251

General

  • Depth
    10.7 in
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Digital Zoom
    100 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, SP
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    56
  • Interfaces Provided
    HD-SDI, SD-SDI
  • Analog Video Format
    NTSC
  • Horizontal Resolution
    525 dpi
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Video Head Qty
    2
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode, frame movie mode
  • Effective Video Resolution
    250 KP
  • Digital Zoom
    100x
  • Digital Scene Transition
    Black & white fader, horizontal wipe, fade trigger
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Enclosure Color
    Black, white
  • Optical Zoom
    20x
  • Video Recording Modes
    SP, LP
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    56
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    270 KP
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3CCD
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    6 lux
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    56
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    sand & snow, spotlight
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Slim, Stretch, Strobe
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/15000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/60 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/60 sec
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Stretch, Slim, Strobe
  • Shooting Programs
    Sand & snow, spotlight
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/15000 sec
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    56
  • Exposure Metering
    Center-weighted
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic, manual, aperture-priority, shutter-priority
  • White Balance Presets
    Indoor, outdoor
  • Min Illumination
    6 lux

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Display

  • Display Format
    122,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Camera Flash

  • Type
    none

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.6-2.9
  • Min Focal Length
    4.2 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    84 mm
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    10
  • Element Qty
    12
  • Filter Size
    58 mm
  • Features
    aspherical lens, fluorite glass

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    black, white
  • Color Category
    black, white

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.55 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    180000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - LCD
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.55"
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    180,000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color

Additional Features

  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    built-in speaker, date/time stamp
  • DV input
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    Built-in speaker, date/time stamp
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Flash Terminal
    Hot shoe

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1500 mAh (included)

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon
  • Model
    GL1
  • Localization
    English
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    6 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    100 x
  • Interfaces Provided
    HD-SDI, SD-SDI
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, SP
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Slim, Stretch, Strobe
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black & white fader, fade trigger, horizontal wipe
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    built-in speaker, date/time stamp

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone
  • Microphone technology
    electret condenser

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    56
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    sand & snow, spotlight

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    56

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    270 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    250 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    6.4 mm (1/4")
  • Sensor Qty
    3

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.6 in
  • Height
    5.3 in
  • Weight
    2.65 lbs

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    2.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.4 cm
  • Display Format
    122,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    parts and labor
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camcorder Features

  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Where to Buy

Canon GL1

Part Number: D17-3712-251

MSRP: $2,499.00

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