Whether raising your game to SLR level photography or having fun with a feature-rich, versatile SLR you can use pretty much anywhere, the EOS 80D camera is your answer. It features an impressive auto focus system that provides high-speed, highly precise focus in virtually any kind of light. To help ensure photographers don't miss their shot, an intelligent viewfinder with approximately 100% coverage provides a clear view and comprehensive image data. The EOS 80D's powerful 24.2 Megapixel (APS-C) CMOS sensor and Live View shooting features adds to its performance. The EOS 80D can also record Full HD 60p movies that can be saved as MP4s for easy sharing. Kit includes camera, 18-135mm lens, compatible Rode shotgun microphone, battery charger, SD card & lens power zoom controller.
The Canon PowerShot G12 photography camera is a great all-around camera that not only works as a simple point-and-shoot for beginners but also provides a series of robust features for more advanced users. Shoot in either JPEG or RAW formats. Loan includes spare battery, battery charger, SD card and USB cable to unload your photos onto your computer.
The Rebel T3i is a DSLR camera for those looking to go beyond what a point-and-shoot lets them do. With an 18 megapixel sensor the T3i captures high resolution JPEG, RAW, and RAW+JPEG images to your choice of SD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards. The camera also records full HD video, taking advantage of the large sensor to produce beautiful shallow depth-of-field images. This camera is popular with independent filmmakers and documentary projects for its film-like qualities. The T3i also has flash, a microphone input and hot shoe for accessories built in. Loan includes kit lens, battery and USB cable to unload your photos and videos onto your computer. SD Cards are available for checkout at Learning Commons 182, but are not included with the Rebel camera loan.