EOS ELAN 7/7E

EOS 35mm SLR Cameras

35mm SLR Camera
Item Code: 4583A005

Specifications

Main Unit Spec

Type and Major Components
Type35mm vertical-travel focal plane shutter SLR (Single-Lens-Reflex) camera with multi-point autofocus (Eye Controlled Focus), auto exposure with built-in flash.
Compatible LensesCanon EF Lenses
Lens MountCanon EF Mount (electronic signal transfer system).
Viewfinder
TypeFixed eye-level pentaprism with approximately 90% vertical and 92% horizontal coverage of actual picture area and 0.70x magnification with 50mm lens at infinity. Center and six outside focusing points controlled by eye movement.
Focusing ScreenFixed New Laser-Matte screen with 7 focusing points.
MirrorQuick-return halfmirror (60% reflection / 40% transmission).
Viewfinder InformationInside Image Area: Focusing points with superimposed display.Below Image Area: (from left to right) Eye Controlled Focus indicator; AE Lock / FE Lock symbol; flash ready signal; High- Speed Sync in use signal; flash exposure compensation indicator; shutter speed and aperture indicating LEDs (blinks at 2hz when setting is unsuitable), also present DEP 1 / DEP 2 information, Calibration (Cal 1 to 5, END-1 to 3); Exposure compensation scale / manual metering scale, Red- Eye Reduction lamp on / reduction progress indicator; in- focus indicator (blinks at 2hz when focus cannot be achieved).
Eyepiece ShutterNone.
Autofocus
Focusing Point SelectionSelected automatically by camera or manually by user. Focusing point selection via Eye Controlled Focus available.
Focus Modes(1) One-Shot AF (2) Predictive AF with AI Servo AF (3) AI Focus AF (4) Manual.
Focus Operation(1) AF activated by pressing the shutter button halfway. (2) Pressing AE Lock button.
AF Working RangeEV 1~ 18 (at ISO 100 with the standard chart).
Exposure Control
Metering RangeEV 1~ 20 (ISO 100).
Exposure Modes(1) Intelligent Program AE with variable shift (2) Shutter speed-Priority AE (3) Aperture-Priority AE (4) Depth-of-Field AE (DEP) (5) Full Auto (6) Programmed Image Control: Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports and Night Scene (7) Manual, (8) E-TTL Program Flash, (9) A-TTL Program Flash, (10) TTL Program Flash.
Multiple ExposureUp to 9 exposures can be preset. Automatically clears upon completion. All data based on Canon's Standard Test Method. Subject to change without notice.
Exposure Compensation(1) Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB) to +/-2 stops in 1/2 stop increments repeatable. May be used in Intelligent Program, Shutter- Priority, Apert re-Priority, Depth-of-Field, and Manual modes only. (2) User- set expos re compensation up to +/-2 stops, in 1/2 stop increments, with Quick Control Dial. (3) Flash Exposure.
Built-in-Flash
TypeBuilt-in, retractable TTL automatic flash; pops-up automatically when needed in low light/ backlight situations except when in Landscape, Sports or Creative Zone modes; manual pop- up (pull up by hand) in P, Av, Tv, M, modes.
Guide Number43 (ISO 100, ft.)
Recycling TimeApproximately two seconds.
Film Transport
Film LoadingAutomatic take-up with a sprocketless system. Film is automatically advanced to the first frame when the camera back is closed.
Film Speed SettingISO 25-5000 automatically set in 1/3-stop increments according to DX code. Can also be set manually from ISO 6-6400 in 1/ 3-stop increments. High- speed infrared film cannot be used.
Film TransportChoice of single frame or continuous shooting at approximately 4 fps (3.5 fps in AI Servo AF), with additive frame counter.
Film RewindFilm is automatically rewound at the end of the roll or after 36 exposures, with a mid-roll film rewind option. Choice of high-speed (5 seconds with 24 exposure roll) or silent rewind (13 seconds with 24 exposure roll) modes.
Power Source
BatteryTwo CR123A lithium batteries (6V) loaded through the camera grip bottom.
Optional battery pack BP-300: Compatible with four AA batteries or two CR123A lithium batteries.
Battery CheckAutomatic battery check when the Command Dial is released from OFF.
Shooting Capacity24 exposure rolls

Temperature

No Flash Used

50% With Flash

100% With Flash

Normal Temperature
68°F / (20°C)

115 / (125)

33 / (38)

17 / (19)

Low Temperature
-4°F / (-20°C)

65 / (70)

19 / (20)

9 / (10)

Dimensions
Size (W x H x D)5.78 x 4.06 x 2.72 /146.7mm x 103mm x 69mm)
ELAN 7E Date: 5.78"(W) x 4.06"(H) x 2.72"(D) /146.7mm(W) x 103mm(H) x 69mm(D)
Weight20.3 oz / 575g
ELAN 7E Date: 20.5 oz. / 580g
(Add 1.12 oz. / 32g for two CR123A batteries)