With the PowerShot S80, you can count on exact focus no matter where your subject is in the frame. You've got Shooting Modes including the Special Scene Mode that give you breathtaking, exhilarating pictures even when shooting conditions are tough. And you can both customize color reproduction and "touch up" color while you're shooting! Lighten skin tones, make the sky a more vivid blue, emphasize a single color and much more, all in real time as you monitor results on the LCD screen.
The camera chooses all the settings so you can concentrate on your subject.
Access advanced exposure compensation features while shooting mostly automatic.
You define the aperture, and the camera will choose the corresponding shutter speed.
You select the shutter speed, 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, focuses the subject and artistically blurs the background to make your subject "pop."
For front to back sharpness, the camera sets a small aperture.
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 or blossoms.
Shoot clear snow scenes without darkened subjects and bluish tint.
Get clear shots of people at a sunny beach without the darkened faces.
Grab brilliant images of skyrocketing fireworks.
Capture underwater images with reduced backscatter effect.
(Note: Optional Waterproof Case WP-DC1 required for shooting any underwater images)
Reduces blur and improves color accuracy when shooting handheld indoors.
Kids & Pets
Reduced time lag freezes fast-moving subjects so you won't miss those special shots.
Get natural looking pictures with brighter backgrounds and subjects lit by flash.
Shoot larger-than-life close-ups with one-button simplicity.
Build inspiring panoramas by neatly aligning sequential images.
Shoot in XGA (15 fps) or VGA/QVGA (30/15 fps) or QQVGA (15 fps up to 3 minutes video).
* Actual results may vary from examples shown above. Final image may vary depending on picture composition.