Located in front of the CMOS sensor, non-removable
Design rule for Camera File system (except Color Matrix 4) and RAW
JPEG, RAW (12 bit)
RAW & JPEG:1) Large/Fine: approx. 4.1 MB (4064 x 2704 pixels) 2) Large/Normal: approx. 1.7MB (4064 x 2704 pixels) 3) Small/Fine: approx. 1.4MB (2032 x 1352 pixels) 4) RAW: approx. 11.4MB (4604 x 2704 pixels) * Exact file sizes depend on the subject and ISO speed.
Folder creation and selection is possible
1) Consecutive numbering2) Auto reset3) Manual reset
IEEE 1394 (with dedicated cable)
Auto, daylight, shade, overcast, tungsten light, fluorescent light, flash, custom, color temperature setting, personal white balance (Total 10 settings)
Auto White Balance
Hybrid auto white balance with the CMOS sensor and a dedicated, external sensor
Color Temperature Compensation
White balance bracketing: +/-3 stops in full-stop increments
Approx. 100% vertically and horizontally with respect to the effective pixels
0.7x (-1 diopter with the 50mm lens at infinity)
Dioptric Adjustment Correction
-3.0 - +1.0 diopter
Interchangeable (9 types), Standard focusing screen: Ec-CIII
Quick-return half mirror (Transmission:Reflection ratio of 37:63, no mirror cut-off with the EF 1200mm f/5.6 or shorter lens)
AF information (AF points, focus confirmation light), exposure information (shutter speed, aperture, manual exposure, metering range, ISO speed, exposure level, exposure warning), flash information (flash ready, FP flash, FE lock, flash exposure level), JPEG format, number of remaining shots, CF Card information
Depth Of Field Preview
Enabled with depth-of-field preview button
TTL-AREA-SIR with a CMOS sensor
45 AF points (Area AF)
AF Working Range
EV 0-18 (at ISO 100)
One-Shot AF, Al Servo AF, Manual focusng (MF)
AF Point Selection
Automatic selection, manual selection, home position (switched to registered AF point)
Selected AF Point Display
Superimposed in viewfinder and indicated on top LCD panel
AF Assist Beam
AF-assist beam is emitted by the dedicated Speedlite
TL full aperture metering with 21-zone SPC1) Evaluative metering (linkable to any AF point)2) Partial metering (approx. 8.5% of viewfinder at center)3) Spot metering- Center spot metering (approx. 2.4% of viewfinder at center)- AF point-linked spot metering (approx. 2.4% of viewfinder)- Multi-spot metering (Max 8 spot metering entries)4) Centerweighted average metering
EV 0-20 (at 20°C with 50mm f/1.4 lens, ISO 100)
ISO Speed Range
Equivalent to ISO 100-1250 (in 1/3-stop increments), ISO speed can be expanded to ISO 50 with C.Fn 3-1
Auto exposure bracketing (AEB): +/-3 stops in 1/3-stop increments
Auto: Operates in One-Shot AF mode with evaluative metering when focus is achievedManual: By AE lock button in all metering modes
Electronically-controlled, focal-plane shutter 1/8000 to 30 sec. (1/3-stop increments), bulb, X-sync at 1/250 sec. Soft-touch electromagnetic release 10-sec. or 2-sec. delay remote control with N3 type contact
Electronically-controlled, focal-plane shutter
1/8000 to 30 sec. (1/3-stop increments), bulb, X-sync at 1/250 sec.
Soft-touch electromagnetic release
10-sec. or 2-sec. delay
remote control with N3 type contact
EOS Dedicated Speedlite
E-TTL autoflash with EX series Speedlite
Continuous Shooting Speed
Approx. 3 fps
10 shots. The maximum shots per burst depends on the subject, shooting mode, and ISO speed.
TFT color LCD monitor
100% with respect to effexctive pixels
Adjustable to one of five levels
1. Single image with information2. Single image3. Four image index4. Nine image index5. Magnified view (P.Fn-30)
In display formats 1 and 2 above, any overexposed highlight areas will blink in the image display.
Image Protection and Erase
Erase protection of one image, all images in a folder, or all images in the CF Card can be applied or cancelled.
The voice narration recorder with the built-in microphone is attached to the image.
Max 30 sec. per recording
1. Recording menu2. Playback menu3. Set-up menu4. Custom/Personal Functions menu
LCD Monitor Language
Japanese, English, French, German, Spanish
Update possible by the user
One Ni-MH pack NP-E3. AC power can be supplied via the AC adapter and DC coupler.
Number of Shots
At 20°C/68°F: Approx. 600At 0°C/22°F: Approx. 450. These figures apply when a fully-charged Ni-MH Pack NP-E3 is used.
Provided. Power turns off after 1, 2, 4, 8, 15, or 30 min.