Setting a performance benchmark for a prosumer-level standard-def camcorder, the Canon GL2 offers high-quality digital video with up to lines of resolution. It’s hard to download to your computer.. Incorporating precision optics, superior digital processing, and a sleek innovative design, the Canon GL2 offers reliable professional performance. And, because it records both video and audio as digital data, this information can be transferred–without any loss of picture or audio quality–to a computer for editing, then transferred back to DV tape, without a reduction in either picture or audio quality. Canon’s repair costs are outrageous – especially when this problem has been complained about for YEARS. Only buy this camera if you plan to shoot events.

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All this results in outstanding detail, with highly accurate color reproduction suitable for the demands of high-end video production. Special offers and product promotions Buy Used and Save: It’s light and durable and takes crisp video with quality color.

GL2 Incorporating precision optics, superior digital processing, and a sleek innovative design, the Canon GL2 offers reliable professional performance. Digital effects are offered for a greater imaging variety, including fader, sepia, strobe motion, and black and white.

Canon GL2 MiniDV 3CCD Camcorder A B&H Photo Video

Alternatively, audio can be record in bit mode, where the audio track is divided into two, and two channels of audio are recorded onto one track, with the other left over for audio dubbing.

ALSO, such a product deserves to have at least an xlr port for audio input.


It records both light and sound in digital format, so editing is as easy or not as you’re used to. So I decided to get one. All the features it has is all that i wanted, especially not using the tape and recording to a pc and having full control over your recording. While the minicassettes may not be as compact as memory cards, they are tiny enough to pack dozens along if need be, and each will hold from 80 to minutes of video, depending on the speed you choose.

Kata Small Shoulder Bag Enjoy the convenience of this small shoulder bag, compatible with the following camcorders: I like the extreme portability and the all the features the camera packs. Video can be imported to computer via FireWire.

However, it does not video in HD, and therefore, we have a need for another camera now. Zebra pattern, Automatic, Manual, Program. Product Description The Canon GL2 like cnaon predecessor, the GL1, and its big brother, the XL1 is helping to blur the line between consumer and professional video equipment.

All the goodness of the Hero4 Black and Silver mixed in with a whole new bag of tricks. To further improve image detail, Canon has intentionally shifted the green CCD which contains 60 percent of the picture detail half a pixel horizontally and vertically.

Technical Specification

I purchased this camera to use as a project cam for our church. The GL2 is designed to handle two types of analog input and output: L-Series Fluorite Lens Danon has satisfied the demands of experienced image makers for years through the power, design and quality of their 35mm and broadcast TV lenses. This camcorder borrows most of those cameras’ professional-quality components and puts them into a more compact, affordable camera.


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ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Incorporated into the lens on the GL2, Fluorite delivers the ultimate in clarity and image quality.

Trade In Your Gear for Tl2. Even hand-held shots at full telephoto, and shots taken from a moving car, are smooth and steady. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended.

A small, light and powerful video light for indoor and outdoor use. If I were the designer, I would have added some alternative storage media like an sd card which is able camon record video.

I have been extr emely into filming theatre lately, and this rig was perfect for what I needed. Pages with related products.

I use an external microphone to eliminate the camera noise. Canon’s Professional L-Series lenses utilize Fluorite, a material which provides outstanding resolution, contrast, and color reproduction- especially in lightweight, high-magnification lenses. To accommodate this, the GL2 can be set to permanently record this information by superimposing it over the video image.