Alongside the G12, Canon introduces the PowerShot SX3 IS digital camera, which is the world’s first point-and-shoot camera to feature a 35X-Wide Angle Optical Zoom lens with Optical Image Stabilization. The lens has a 24mm ultra-wide angle.
The 14 Megapixel SX30 IS comes with DIGIC 4 image processor, a 2.7-inch vari-angle LCD display, Intelligent Contrast Correction, Motion Detection Technology, ISO up to 1600, Face Detection and Smart Auto mode. The 35x ultra zoom camera also include the Zoom Framing Assist button that allows the user to zoom out, find the subject and then zoom back in.
Canon PowerShot SX30 IS will be released in September for $429.99.