Equipped with a huge 50x ultra wide-angle zoom, the Canon PowerShot SX50 HS lets you take an impressive selection of shots, from long range close ups to expansive landscape shots. It uses Canon's innovative HS System, which combines a high sensitivity 12.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor with a DIGIC 5 processor for capturing stunning images even in low light. A Zoom Framing Assist lets you find and lock on to your subject and a Vari-angle LCD display flips-out for easy framing at difficult angles.
The SX50 uses Intelligent IS to combat camera shake, it selects the best image stabiliser mode from 7 options, to deliver clear, blur-free images every time. There's also a Full HD (1080p) movie mode for recording videos at 24 frames per second with stereo sound. Connect the camera to a HDMI cable and playback your footage on a high definition TV.
Other features include a high speed shooting mode, manual aperture and shutter speed control and a Smart Auto mode, which detects the scene and selects the optimal settings from 58 options.
The Canon PowerShot SX50 HS is powered by a rechargeable lithium-ion battery and is compatible with SD, SDHC, and SDXC memory cards. It comes supplied with the image editing software - Photoshop Elements 10.