Canon Middle East embraces Geekfest in Beirut with line of new must have gadgets for Summer 2010

Digital IXUS 210

Love taking photos of family and friends? Simply tap the 3.5 inch widescreen to ‘point’ at the face you want to focus on, and the Digital IXUS 210 will do the rest.  It automatically tracks your subject and keeps them in perfect focus and lets you take exactly the shot you want.  When reviewing your images a simple movement of your finger on-screen allows you to erase, protect, rotate or tag your favourite photos so you can easily review your favourite shots.
With a choice of four striking colours – Dark Blue, Gold, Silver, or Pink – the Digital IXUS 210 combines fingertip control, total simplicity and a super-stylish design. (US $: 380/-)

FS 306
For aspiring film makers and “You Tubers”, the FS 306 allows travel lovers to capture every moment on film and get closer to the action than ever before. Small enough to fit into a handbag, the FS 306 is the ultimate travel companion. Each model in the LEGRIA FS series weighs just 225g. In spite of their small size, these models benefit from a number of advanced imaging features, including a genuine Canon Video Lens and DIGIC DV II processor, offering the highest possible video quality at an affordable price point. The LEGRIA FS300 series includes a variety of features designed to make shooting videos easy. Quick Start and Pre REC functions help ensure no crucial moment is ever missed, and a choice of 11 different shooting modes lets you capture the best possible footage, whatever the conditions. (US $: 325/-)
EOS 550 D

Ideal for anyone looking to take the next step in creative photography during this festive season.  The EOS 550D heralds a new way for photography enthusiasts to capture their world. The 18MP, EOS 550D pairs outstanding still image capture with Full HD 1080P video recording. Ideal for newcomers to digital SLR photography, these allow compact-camera style auto focus, with a real-time image displayed on the LCD.
With supreme adaptability and superb image quality of the EOS system, the EOS 550D is an accessible transition to the world of DSLR photography at an affordable price. (US $: 1,115/-)
Legria HFS 21

On a day out with family and friends you want the freedom to record every moment, confident that you won’t miss a second. Canon’s new LEGRIA HFS 21 camcorder is sleek, stylish and packed with enough memory to capture every second of your day in perfect high-definition.

Capturing Full HD movies – perfect for playing on HDTVs – the LEGRIA HF21 is the ideal camera for recording any festive action. In addition, the option to shoot straight to a high capacity SDHC memory card makes it even easier to share your movies and still photos with friends and family.

Easy-to-use features like Face Detection, Video Snap-shot, Dynamic OIS and low light shooting have been designed to produce the smoothest, clearest and most creative movies.

(US $ 1,350/-)