This compact, versatile camera gives every shooting opportunity the potential to become a beautiful image. The 16x optical zoom with 28mm wide-angle lens and Intelligent IS optical image stabilizer captures clear, vivid images whether your subject is up close or far away. The 16.0-megapixel sensor and CANON® DIGIC 4 image processor render every detail for truly impressive image quality. Capture 720p HD video in stereo sound with the press of a button, and High Speed AF dramatically increases focus speed so you'll capture every shot you want.
- 16.0-megapixel 1/2.3" CCD image sensor. Captures high-resolution images up to 4608 x 3456 pixels, ensuring superb image quality even when cropping or making very large prints.
- Canon DIGIC 4 image processor. For new levels of picture quality and accelerated processing, allowing features such as high-speed continuous shooting, HD video and Face Detection self-timer, plus improved low-light capture.
- 16x optical/4x digital zoom. Through a 28mm wide-angle lens to give you tremendous coverage and reach. The wide angle makes it easy to shoot sweeping landscapes, large groups of people and tall buildings.
- 3" LCD monitor. Easy to see from a wide angle, the 230,000-dot screen's crisp, clear picture makes shooting, playback and using the camera's menu functions convenient, plus Night Display for easy viewing in low light.
- 720p high-definition movie mode. One-touch video capture with stereo sound, plus electronic wind filter and optical zoom. Supports Apple® iFrame format for fast video importing and editing in compatible Mac® and Windows applications.
- Intelligent IS optical image stabilization. Automatically chooses from six different modes to optimize image stabilization for shake-free images in a wide variety of conditions so you can concentrate on image capture.
- High speed auto-focus. For a shooting experience that's spontaneous and natural. The extremely responsive High Speed AF lets you capture great shots as they happen, with reduced lag time.
- Smart AUTO. Automatically assesses the background and the subject, then optimizes settings to ensure the best possible image capture for stills and video. Advanced Subject Detection tracks non-human moving subjects like animals and vehicles.
- •Face detection technology Automatically detect the faces in a frame to give it optimal focus, exposure, flash (if needed) and white balance. Face self-timer waits to release the shutter until someone enters the frame.