This feature-packed camera is a great buy, and perhaps the best compact non-SLR camera you can buy...

canon.g10

I already have a Canon G9, so for me I do not consider the upgrade worth enough. I highly recommend these pocket as they are able to take astonishing shoot (look at my Australia gallery)

Specifications

Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 5x Optical/4x Digital/20x Combined Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer System

  • Type:&160; 14.7 Mega pixel, 1/1.7-inch type Charge Coupled Device (CCD)
  • Total Pixels: Approx. 15.0 Mega pixels
  • Effective Pixels: Approx. 14.7 Mega pixels
  • Lens: Focal Length 6.1-30.5mm f/2.8-4.5 (35mm film equivalent: 28-140mm)
  • Digital Zoom 4x
  • Focusing Range Normal: 1.6 ft./50cm-infinity Macro: 0.39 in.-1.6 ft./1-50cm (W)
  • Autofocus System: TTL Auto focus
  • Viewfinder: Real image optical zoom viewfinder
  • LCD Monitor: 3.0-inch TFT color LCD with wide viewing angle
  • LCD Pixels: Approx. 461,000 pixels
  • LCD Coverage: 100%
  • Maximum Aperture: f/2.8 (W) - f/4.5 (T)
  • Shutter Speed: 15-1/4000 sec. (in Tv and M)
  • ISO Sensitivity: Auto, High ISO Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600 equivalent (Standard output sensitivity. Recommended exposure index)
  • Light Metering Method: Evaluative*, Center-weighted average, Spot**
    * Control to incorporate facial brightness in Face Detection AF
    ** Metering frame is fixed to the center
  • Exposure Control Method: Program AE, Shutter Speed-Priority AE, Aperture-Priority AE, i-Contrast, Manual; AE Lock, Safety Shift, Auto ISO Shift
  • Exposure Compensation: +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
  • White Balance Control: Auto, Preset (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Flash, Underwater), Custom1, Custom2
  • Built-in Flash Auto, Auto w/ Red-eye Reduction, Flash On, Flash On w/ Red-eye Reduction, Flash Off; FE lock, Safety FE, Slow Synchro, Second-curtain synchro
  • Flash Range 12 in.-15 ft./30cm-4.6m (W), 1.6-9.2 ft./50cm-2.8m (T) (when sensitivity is set to ISO Auto)
  • Recycling Time 10 sec. or less (battery voltage=7.4V)
  • Flash Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
  • Shooting Modes
    Auto, P, Av, Tv, M, C1, C2, Special Scene (Portrait, Landscape, Night Scene, Sports, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Fireworks, Aquarium, Underwater, Indoor, ISO 3200, Kids & Pets, Night Snapshot, Color Accent, Color Swap), Stitch Assist, Movie
  • My Colors: Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Custom
  • Self-Timer: Activates shutter after an approx. 2-sec./10-sec. delay, Face Self-Timer, Custom
  • Continuous Shooting: Normal: approx. 1.3 fps; AF: approx. 0.7 fps; LV: approx. 0.7 fps (Large/Fine)
  • Storage Media: SD/SDHC Memory Card, Multi Media Card, MMC Plus Card, HC MMC Plus Card
  • File Format: Design rule for camera file system, DPOF Version 1.1
  • Image Compression: Normal, Fine, Super Fine

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