PowerShot SD40

PowerShot SD/ELPH Series
Separator

Digital Camera
Item Code: 1274B001

Features

Superior movie quality

Fast Frame Rate Movie Mode allows you to record extremely smooth, full-motion movie clips for up to 1 minute long in QVGA at 60 fps (320 x 240 pixels). With a highly flexible movie mode, you can create the movie that's perfect for any application. Select from VGA (640 x 480 pixels) and QVGA (320 x 240 pixels) with frame rates of 30 fps and 15 fps for recording up to 1 hour or 4GB. Plus Compact Movie Mode (QQVGA; 160 x 120 pixels) records at 15 fps for up to 3 minutes.

Shooting Modes
Advanced presets for the best possible photos under certain conditions.


Auto
The camera chooses all the settings so you can concentrate on your subject.


Manual
The ultimate in creative control, you set ISO speed, exposure compensation and white balance.


Color Accent
Choose to retain a single color in your image while other colors turn monochrome.


Color Swap
Select a color and replace it with a color you specify for special effects.


Stitch Assist
Build awe-inspiring panoramas by neatly aligning sequential images.


Movie
Shoot in XGA (15 fps), VGA and QVGA (30 fps/15 fps) for up to 1 hour or 4GB, QVGA (60 fps) for up to 1 minute, or QQVGA (15 fps) for up to 3 minutes.


Portrait
The camera sets a large aperture, focusing the subject and artistically blurring the background to make your subject "pop."


Landscape
For front to back sharpness, the camera sets a small aperture.


Night Snapshot
Get natural-looking pictures with brighter backgrounds and subjects lit by flash.

Special Scene Modes


Foliage
Capture brilliant shots of autumn foliage, greenery and blossoms.


Snow
Shoot clear snow scenes without darkened subjects or bluish tint.


Beach
Get clear shots of people at a sunny beach without darkened faces.


Fireworks
Grab brilliant images of skyrocketing fireworks.


Aquarium
Achieve proper flash-free exposure and natural hues at indoor aquariums.


Underwater
Capture underwater images with reduced backscatter effect. (Note: Optional Waterproof Case AW-DC40 required for shooting any underwater images)

Indoor
Reduce blur and improve color accuracy when shooting handheld indoors.


Kids & Pets
Reduced focusing time freezes fast-moving subjects, so you won't miss those special shots.

* Actual results may vary from examples shown above. Final image may vary depending on picture composition.