A New Standard of Digital Performance
With its super-long Zoom, amazing stability and true Movie Mode, the PowerShot S1 IS brings a new dimension to the PowerShot line. Equipped with a host of top-quality features, this stylishly compact camera lets you create stills and movies like you've never done before.
The most outstanding feature of this camera is its greatly enhanced movie taking functions. This camera can take low-ratio compressed VGA (640 x 480 pixels) movies at a full 30 frames per second, resulting in movies with exceptional image quality. While shooting a movie, the camera automatically adjusts focus (AF), exposure (AE) and the white balance (AWB). Moreover, you can adjust the zoom or exposure, or lock the AF or exposure while shooting the movie. Movies up to 1GB in size or 60 minutes in length, depending on the CompactFlash's capacity, can be taken.
Features: Ultra-compact 3.2 Megapixel digital camera with super long 10x Optical Zoom lens and exclusive optical image Stabilizer. DV-quality VGA continuous movie recording, with an option of zooming during the movie. Exclusive Canon DiGiC Imaging Processor and iSAPS Technology for improved image quality, increased processing speed and lower power consumption. Vari-Angle LCD monitor with enhanced resolution for clearer image preview and review. Wide range of system accessories including supplementary lenses and underwater housing.
Specifications: Type: Compact digital still camera w/ built-in flash and 10x Optical Zoom and 3.2x Digital Zoom, 32x Combined Zoom Image capture device: 3.2 MP 1/2.7" CCD Color depth: 8 bits x 3 colors Resolution (recording pixels): 640 x 480 pixels (Small), 1024 x 768 (Med Low), 1600 x 1200 (Med High), 2048 x 1536 (Large); 640 x 480 or 320 x 240 (Movie) ISO sensitivity: Auto, or User Set ISO 50, 100, 200, 400 Image quality modes (JPEG): Normal, Fine, Superfine File format: Design rule for Camera File System, DPOF Ver. 1.1 (Digital Print Order Format) Image recording format: Still Image: JPEG or RAW; Movie: AVI. Exif 2.2 compliant Recording media: CompactFlash (CF) Card, Type I & II Shooting modes: Auto, Creative (P, Av, Tv, M), Image (Portrait, Landscape, Night Scene, Stitch Assist, Movie) , Custom Photo effects: Vivid, Neutral, Low Sharpness, Sepia, B/W, Custom Playback modes: Single, Index (9 Thumbnails), Magnification (Approx. 2x~10x) or Slide Show, Movie Erase mode: Single Images, All Images Interfaces: USB; AV Output (NTSC/PAL Selectable, monaural audio) CF Card slot (Complied w/ Type II Standard), Direct Connection to Canon Direct Photo Printers PictBridge compatible Printers Lens: 5.8-58.0mm, f/2.8-3.1 zoom lens (equiv. to 38-380mm in 35mm format) Shutter speed: 15-1/2000 sec. Slow shutter operates w/ noise reduction, 1.3-15 sec. are manually set Focus range: Normal AF: 3.9 in. (10cm)~infinity (WIDE), 3.1 in. (93cm)~infinity (TELE); Manual: 3.9 in. (10cm)~infinity (WIDE), 3.1 ft. (93cm)~infinity (TELE) Light metering method: Evaluative Metering, Center-weighted average metering or Spot metering Exposure control: Program AE, Shutter Priority, Aperture Priority or Manual; AE Lock is available Compensation: +/-2.0 EV in 1/3 step increments White balance control: TTL Auto White Balance, Preset White Balance (Avail. settings: Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H or Flash), Custom White Balance Optical viewfinder: Color LCD viewfinder LCD: 1.5" low-temperature polycrystalline silicon TFT color LCD (Vari-angle) Power: Size AA Alkaline / NiMH Battery NB-2AH (x4) or AC Adapter Kit CA-PS700 Dimensions (W x H x D): 4.4" x 3.1" x 2.6"/111.0 x 78.0 x 86.1mm Weight: Approx. 131.1 oz./370g (camera body only) What's in the box: PowerShot S1 IS digital camera, 32 MB CompactFlash card, neck strap, USB and A/V cables, and 4 AA alkaline batteries, Software CD-ROM