The PowerShot SD500 lets you shoot in 60 fps full motion video - perfect for capturing fast moving subjects. The camera also offers 30 fps Fast Frame Rate Movie recording for general shooting and Compact mode, convenient for creating files small enough to send via e-mail.
Portrait The camera sets a large aperture, focuses the subject and artistically blurs the background to make your subject "pop."
Capture brilliant shots of autumn foliage, greenery or blossoms.
Get clear shots of people at a sunny beach without darkened faces.
Capture underwater images with reduced backscatter effect. (Note: Optional Waterproof Case WP-DC70 required for shooting any underwater images)
Grab brilliant images of skyrocketing fireworks.
Get natural looking pictures with brighter backgrounds and subjects lit by flash.
Kids & Pets
Reduced time lag freezes fast-moving subjects so you won't miss those special shots.
Reduces blur and improves color accuracy when shooting handheld indoors.
Shoot clear snow scenes without darkened subjects and bluish tint.
Shoot larger-than-life close-ups with one-button simplicity.