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Colours straight from the 1200D are bright and punchy, with Canon's characteristic warm tones.

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Picture Styles allow you to shoot with different creative effects, such as Monochrome, while also keeping the raw format "clean" file to work with later if you decide you want the colour shot.

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There are a huge number of lenses available for the Canon EF-S mount. This image was captured with a Sigma 10-20mm f/4.0-5.6 lens.

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Fine detail is captured well by the Canon EOS 1200D.

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The camera's metering system seems to do a good job of providing accurate exposures.

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The 1200D copes reasonably well in low light, high sensitivity situations. If you examine this image at 100%, there are examples of image smoothing and noise appearing, but at normal printing and web sizes, the image has a good overall appearance.

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