The G2's 12 EOS-based shooting modes lets you take your desired shot.
Manual You're in complete control of all the camera's settings. A digital read-out on the LCD monitor gives updated exposure info.
You set the aperture controlling the depth of field and the shutter speed is set automatically.
Shutter Speed Priority You set the shutter speed and the aperture is set automatically. Slow shutter of 1.3 seconds and more operates with noise reduction.
For the upmost in convenience, the G2 sets the aperture and shutter speeds completely automatically.
Auto All the camera's parameters are set automatically.
For maximum depth of field and faster shooting speed.
The camera automatically sets to a large aperture for background blur.
The camera automatically sets to a small aperture for clear landscape shots.
Background exposure and slow sync flash combine for subjects taken at night.
For black and white, sepia, neutral, or vivid color images.
For easy to create panoramic shots.
Two resolution modes with sound allow you to shoot video at 15 frames per second and view it using QuickTime software on your computer (included with camera). Movie High allows you to shoot up to 30 seconds while Movie Low allows you to shoot up to 120 seconds.