Review of the Canon A2200 Compact Digital Camera
Canon is a leader in producing cameras for a wide range of consumers which means that their point-and-shoot cameras are often quite comparable to other DSLRs. Let’s take a look at the Canon PowerShot A2200, one of their point-and-shoot models.
Canon, The Brand
For those who don’t know much about this photography giant, Canon is a manufacturer of cameras, camera accessories, as well as photo printers. Their line of products caters to regular users, photography hobbyists, and even professionals. They also produce lenses for their DSLRs as well as the recently introduced mirrorless point-and-shoot cameras. A lot of photographers have remained faithful to this brand because of the high quality of their products that can produce beautiful images without overly complicating the whole process.
The PowerShot Line
Canon’s PowerShot line of cameras was launched in 1996 and now has several models under it. It caters to consumers as well as prosumers and provides digital cameras to this market segment. There are several series under this line, the A series, of which the A2200 is a part of, the D series which features waterproof, freeze and shock resistant cameras, the E series that offers budget friendly cameras, G series which features cameras that have advanced features, the S/SD series of ultra-compact cameras, the S/SX series that has ultra zoom cameras, and the S series that have prosumer cameras that can be classified underneath the G series.
The Canon A2200
Now let’s take a look at the main product featured in this article, the PowerShot A2200. As previously stated, this camera is part of the A series which has cameras that are classified as “easy and fun.”
These cameras are fairly affordable which is why a lot of people prefer buying models from this particular series.
A2200 Design Elements
The A2200 has a very simple design and has rounded and curved edges that makes it comfortable to hold. They come in a few colors that you can choose from, black, blue, red, and silver. It has a 2.7 inch LCD that displays clear images and is large enough for you to easily review the photos and videos that you took. The buttons are clearly labelled for your convenience and they also make it very easy for you to navigate the controls of the camera.
A2200 Features and Specs
Going with the whole idea of convenience, this camera has settings for 32 predefined situations for shooting. These settings include Beach, Foliage, Snow, and Fireworks among several others. You can choose from these to ensure that your shot is the best that it can be. It is a 14.1 megapixel camera with a 28 mm wide lens with 4x optical zoom. You can also shoot HD videos at 720p so that you can capture moments in action when they happen. Canon has made sure that this camera is easy to use and while it takes some getting used to, you will be able to take brilliant photos with a little practice.
Canon has managed to deliver another amazing product in the form on the PowerShot A2200. It is a very affordable camera and since it is quite small, you will be able to bring it with you wherever you go so that you can capture all of life’s important moments.