"This digital camera looks like a brick with a lens! It is very big, very heavy and clunky. Low resolution but in it's time was the best in it's class.
The best thing about this camera was that you could use a rotating PCMCIA Type III Hard Disk Memory Card which meant vast amounts of storage. You could take literally hundreds of pictures with it.
Also provided was a docking station which you plugged the camera into to charge it up. This made ..."
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features, the Canon PowerShot SX600 HS Superzoom Compact Digital Camera puts outstanding digital photography into your pocket. Capturing life's moments Give your memories the quality they deserve and capture life's wonderful moments in clean, crisp and colourful detail. The Canon HS system is designed to inject more detail into each moment, even when shooting in challenging light. At the heart of the compact PowerShot camera sits an advanced DIGIC 4+ processor and a 16-megapixel back-illuminated CMOS image sensor. This impressive combination produces beautifully sharp photos with rich tones, natural colours and ambience of the scene, just like the real thing. Zoom in The 18x optical zoom range lets you get up close to the subject while a handy 36x ZoomPlus feature takes you even closer without compromising on image quality. The 25 mm ultra-wide angle lens means you can capture more in a single frame, perfect for composing shots with groups of people or breathtaking scenery. It's possible to capture more difficult shots in sharp focus thanks to the intelligent optical image stabilisation system. The camera automatically selects the optimal Image Stabiliser mode from 8 options for pin-sharp, crisp and striking stills and videos. Wirelessly connected Share your latest photos using the built-in WiFi sharing facility. This allows you to instantly connect with your smartphone, tablet, printer or PC. Wirelessly transfer moments for backup or to share with friends and family online. When connected to a smartphone you can add GPS location information to your images. That's not all; you can use the smartphone as a remote and capture with remote shooting. The NFC functionality gives you an instant link between the SX600 camera and NFC enabled devices. Scene modes To take great pictures quickly, just point and shoot. The Smart Auto mode automatically detects the scene and selects the most favourable settings from 32 variabl