BodyThe Canon 60D has dimension of 144.5 x 105.8 x 78.6mm and weighs 675g. A user can shoot images from Eye-level Pentaprism Viewfinder or a 3-inch screen at the back. The screen is a TFT LCD with the resolution of 1.04 million dot pixels. This Canon camera supports SD, SDHC and SDXC memory card. The Canon 60D comes with the LP-E6 battery, which is capable of taking 1100 pictures with the Viewfinder and 320 pictures in Live View shooting mode.
PerformanceA Canon EF or EFS lens can be mounted on the 60D SLR camera. A user can zoom digitally from the range of 1.5x - 10x. This camera uses Auto Focus with 9 focus points TTL secondary image-registration phase detection. It has various focus mode such as One-Shot AF, AI Servo AF, AI Focus AF, and Manual. The Auto and Manual ISO range of the camera is ISO 100-6400. The ISO can further be extended to H, which is equivalent to ISO 12800. The Canon 60D has electronically-controlled focal-plane shutter with bulb option, which provides shutter speed of 1/8000 to 1/60 sec. The camera has a retractable, auto pop-up Flash and has a range of 17mm.
Features and ConnectivityThe 60D has various scene modes such as Full Auto, Flash Off, Creative Auto, Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports, Night Portrait, Program, Movie, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual and Custom. The camera has self timer function of 2 and 10 seconds. It can shoot at continuous shot mode at 5.3 shots per second. This Canon camera supports MPEG-4 AVC / H. 264 movie formats and image formats such as JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG. In terms of connectivity, the Canon 60D supports USB 2.0 and HDMI mini.
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This camera is equipped with a powerful and large APS-C sized CMOS sensor with an 18 Megapixel resolution. This ensures that every picture has accurate exposure and colour information. The device can record movies in Full HD at 24, 25 and 30 fps in MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 format.
The EOS 60D is designed with a 3 inch Full HD TFT LCD screen that records and plays back images and videos of unmatched quality. The device comes with an eye-level pentaprism viewfinder for accurate framing and shooting.
TFT LCD Monitor
The 60D is designed with Digic 4 image processor which ensures images are processed and saved with remarkable speed. The processor allows 3:2 multiple aspect ratio, in-camera RAW image processing, creative filters, image resizing and S2 and S3 image-recording quality. It can click up to 5.3 shots per second.
The flexible exposure control settings of the 60D makes it extremely easy and convenient to use, and also lets you explore your skills in photography.
The Canon 60D has an electronically-controlled focal-plane shutter with bulb option, which provides shutter speed of 1/8000 to 1/60 sec.
The Auto and Manual ISO range of the camera is ISO 100-6400. The ISO can further be extended to H, which is equivalent to ISO 12800.
The camera offers Evaluative Metering, Partial Metering, Spot and Center-weighed Average Metering.
The Canon 60D sports a sturdy body with an ergonomic design that maes handling this camera easy and convenient.
With an EF mount, you can use a variety of lenses with this camera. The 18-135 mm lens provided is extremely versatile and lets you capture close-up shots, group pictures, landscapes and more. Having both wide as well as telephoto options, this lens is ideal to carry around while travelling.
The 60D sports a powerful built-in pop-up flash with a recycle time of approximately 3 seconds.
Images captured can be stored in both JPEG as well as RAW image file formats to retain the quality, while movies can be captured in MOV and MPEG-4 AVC/ H.264 formats. The camera supports memory cards such as SD, SDHC and SDXC types for extending the memory capacity.
JPEG & RAW
MOV & MPEG-4
The camera supports Picture Bridge and can be connected to other devices using the Hi-speed USB port as the HDMI port to transfer images and videos.
The Canon 60D is powered by an LP-E6 battery that can be recharged when necessary. The battery provides 1100 shots with viewfinder shooting and up to 320 shots with Live View shooting.