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In order to provide a high level of information to the XH G1S user, Canon has added new monitoring features to the comprehensive list that is available in the XL H1 series camcorders. All together, they can significantly enhance the user's control over the video footage they create.

0.57" wide-type CVF, approx. 269,000 dots
LCD Screen
2.8" widescreen LCD, approx. 207,000 dots

2.8" Widescreen LCD Monitor (207,000 dots), 0.57" Wide-type CVF (269,000 dots):

  • Brightness, color darkness, sharpness, contrast and backlight can be adjusted on both. The LCD and CVF can be used at the same time, giving both camera person and director a view of the action. Adjustable brightness, contrast, color and sharpness as well as Black & White mode.
  • Comfortable shooting for any operator; the viewfinder is adjustable from front to back and side to side.
  • Aspect guides for industry-standard picture formats (4:3, 13:9, 14:9, 1.66:1, 1.75:1, 1.85:1, 2.35:1)
  • Horizontal, Center and Grid Markers

Remaining capacity displayed when using Focus Enhancements HDD

Zebra pattern (70% -100%, selectable in 5% increments)

Focusing Aides

  • Peaking (adjustable gain and frequency)
  • Magnifying, which can be recorded; Magnifying function is allocated to Photo button for easy access

External monitor output, through the viewfinder component output terminal to the component terminal of a larger monitor for manual focus confirmation, or group viewing during a shoot or playback.

Multi-language support (9 languages)
Custom Preset name display
SDI bitmap display
ALL display
f/stop gray display
Histogram & EXIF display

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