Some Canon Legria HF G30 owners who reviewed the product agreed that it had a good zoom. Amanda Parfitt mentioned on Amazon “I like the 20x zoom” in her review of the Canon Legria HF G30. Mrs Jmg Radtke mentioned in her review three years ago “Excellent zoom lens” and rated it as very good. In the same month expert review site Camcorderinfo.com said “Between the fast, 20x zoom lens, stellar image quality, wide range of shooting options” and gave this camcorder a rating of 5 stars.
Some people who reviewed this camcorder wrote that it had a good autofocus. Three years ago Eagle wrote on Amazon “Superb picture and focusing ability” in their review of the Canon Legria HF G30. Mr. Roy Foreman wrote in his review of the Canon Legria HF G30 on Amazon in December last year “The combination of a larger than average sensor and the ability to set a wide aperture means creating out of focus backgrounds is much easier to achieve”. Mr. Roy Foreman also mentioned “You can also adjust the focus speed - from fast t”.
A number of Canon Legria HF G30 owners mentioned in their reviews that it had a good image stabiliser. Eagle wrote “One downside in the auto mode on a tripod, is that very cleverly the stabiliser is automatically switched off.” in their review. Mr. A. Poole gave the product a score of 4 stars and said in their review “My Sony CX730 still has the best stabiliser ever, their so-called BOSS system”. Mrs Jmg Radtke she mentioned on Amazon “Great image stabilization”.
A number of Canon Legria HF G30 owners who bought the product reckoned that it had a good lens. Eagle gave it a rating of 4 stars and said in their Canon Legria HF G30 review on Amazon “Having a proper lens hood is a definite advantage”. Tommo wrote “The lens ring is the best I have used so far - it really works” in their review.