With a highly flexible movie mode, you can create the movie that’s
perfect for any application. Select from VGA (640 x 480 pixels) with
frame rates of 30 fps and 30 fps LP, also QVGA (320 x 240 pixels) with
frame rates of 60 fps and 30 fps for recording up to 1 hour or 4GB.
With the S5 IS, seamless movie shooting is easy – just by pressing
the Movie Button without switching to shooting mode. The PowerShot S5
IS supports the USB 2.0 Hi-Speed standard, so you’ll enjoy the
fastest possible data transfer speeds when using a USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
With 22 Shooting Modes including 9 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 ISO speed, exposure compensation
and white balance.
Define and store your own settings to achieve the effects you prefer.
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.
Ensure highly accurate autofocusing when shooting fast-moving subjects.
Get natural-looking pictures with brighter backgrounds and subjects
lit by flash.
Close to almost touching distance to capture the subject detail.
Build awe-inspiring panoramas by neatly aligning sequential images.
Shoot in VGA (30 fps/30 fps LP) and QVGA (60 fps/30 fps) for up to 1
hour or 4GB).
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.
Choose to retain a single color in your image while other colors turn
Select a color and replace it with a color you specify for special effects.
All data are based on Canon's Standard Test Method. Subject to change without notice.
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