Offering outstanding imaging performance with advanced shooting features, the LEGRIA HF G40 is perfect for journalism students who want a step-up in quality or professional videographers looking for a handheld secondary camera. Featuring a 1/2.84 type HD CMOS Pro sensor and DIGIC DV4 processor, you can confidently shoot clear, vibrant videos in even the most challenging lighting conditions. With first class optics including a 20x zoom wide-angled lens, with a 26.8-576mm focal length, the LEGRIA HF G40 is a versatile camera suited to a wide range of shooting situations, from capturing wedding videos to university projects. The 8-blade circular aperture also provides enhanced 'bokeh', ensuring beautiful background blur is captured in shots with a shallow depth of field.
The LEGRIA HF G40 offers flexible shooting for a variety of professional applications. You can capture outstanding high bitrate AVCHD 1080p video with variable frame rates, and simultaneously record in both AVCHD and MP4 via dual SD cards¹. You can also easily achieve dramatic effects with slow and fast motion and time-lapse recording². The touchscreen LCD provides full manual handling over the customisable control dial, aperture, shutter speed, gain and exposure. A switchable zoom and focus ring at the front of lens, as well as iris control, ensures you can get the best results in all creative shooting scenarios.