Now you’re free to concentrate on what really counts—your
subject. With the large simple-to-operate Mode Dial, all you have to
do is turn to the setting that best matches the scene you’re viewing
through the lens. The PowerShot SX100 IS does the rest. It chooses the
perfect exposure, aperture and flash. Or if you want to flex your creative
muscles, choose Manual Control and do it all yourself. You’ve
got special Scenes Modes to handle a wide range of common shooting situations—effortlessly.
With 18 Shooting Modes including 7 Special Scene Modes, you’re
ready for whatever shot comes your way.
Advanced presets for the best possible photos under certain conditions
The camera chooses all the settings so you can concentrate on your subject.
Access advanced exposure compensation features while shooting mostly
You define the aperture to either isolate your subject or have clarity
throughout the entire picture, and the camera will choose the corresponding
You select the shutter speed to stop or blur action, and the camera
finds the appropriate aperture. With slow exposure times, Canon’s
noise reduction system activates to ensure low image noise.
The ultimate in creative control, you set selecting both aperture and
shutter speed manually.
The camera sets a large aperture, focusing the subject and artistically
blurring the background to make your subject “pop.”
For front to back sharpness, the camera sets a small aperture.
Get natural-looking pictures with brighter backgrounds and subjects
lit by flash.
Kids & Pets
Reduced focusing time freezes fast-moving subjects, so you won’t
miss those special shots.
Build awe-inspiring panoramas by neatly aligning sequential images.
Shoot in VGA (640 x 480 at 30 fps/30 fps LP) and QVGA (320 x 240 at
30 fps) for up to 1 hour or 4GB) or QQVGA (160 x 120 at 15 fps) for
up to 3 minutes.
Special Scene Mode
For impressive sunset or nightlife shots, the camera properly exposes
the background and uses slow-sync flash for the subject.
Capture brilliant shots of autumn foliage, greenery and blossoms.
Shoot clear snow scenes without darkened subjects or an unnatural bluish
Get clear shots of people at a sunny beach without darkened faces.
Grab brilliant images of skyrocketing fireworks.
Achieve proper flash-free exposure and natural hues at indoor aquariums.
Reduce blur and improve color accuracy when shooting handheld indoors.
Actual results may vary from examples shown
Final image may vary depending on picture composition.