It’s clear that despite the low price, Canon’s PowerShot A can fulfill most of your wishes without breaking the bank. Since most settings are made via the Function menu and Main menu displayed on the LCD, it’s easier to switch between adjusting settings and framing, rather than continuously taking the camera from my eye to make a change. Buffer size for RAW shooting in burst mode frames: The A is still a little slow, but in most measures it’s faster than last year’s A and A That’s a whopping shots more than the Canon PowerShot A! A tried-and-true control interface.

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No Dedicated Battery Charger Included: Power is never a problem, because the A uses standard “AA” batteries. Canon a Digital Cameras. So does the A Powerful slave flash, fired by the camera’s pre-flash. The zoom was reasonably fast, about right for this kind of camera. Imaging Resource rating 4. After all, what good are all the gee-gaws and doo-dads on the program ppwershot if the camera will not turn on??

AA-size Alkaline Battery x2 2. I have a pair of these things that I use together to take stereo photographs.

The above figures comply with CIPA testing standards and apply when fully-charged powersjot are used. See all 20 pre-owned listings. These modes have been set up to pick settings that will make shooting in these situations easy.

I am thinking this is the main reason Canon kicked this model to the curb instead of the simple reason that it was last year’s model as they do with new cars.

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PowerShot A550

Type of Camera Type. Provides AC power to the camera. If you have just a little more money, you might consider the A IS, which gives you even more high-end features from the ELPH series in about the same form factor.

No Tilt Swivel Screen: But a50 howling wolf for the Self Timer mode? Bundles that include this product.

Speaking of white balance, while Auto wasn’t perfect with our indoor test target, it was darn close. Great features at a great price – it’s what makes the Poewrshot such an amazing camera. While that’s fairly low resolution, the screen is small enough that it’s not noticeable. The screen seemed a bit washed out in bright sunlight but wasn’t totally unusable.

Face Detection, powershit on the A IS, is not available here either. Pictures can be cropped and enlarged with still excellent quality. Normal Playback, Special Playback. Unlimited RAW shooting speed in burst mode fps: Its 7-megapixel sensor makes pictures that can be printed at 13×19 inches, quite an achievement at this price point.

Canon PowerShot A Specs – CNET

I prefer to keep things simple. In her case, it’s better to have a battery powered one because she is very much ‘on the run’ and not always able to charge a battery. Nikon D D Easy-to-use and easy-to-hold, a550 PowerShot A gives you 7. Great features at a great price – it’s what makes the A such an amazing camera. I have read and understand the information above, powersgot wish to download the designated software.

It does take a second for the lens to come out, but it’s faster than past models.