Canon PowerShot S100 Black 12.1 Megapixel Digital Camera, Model S100BK
Sleek and Serious.
The PowerShot S100 is a sophisticated pocket-friendly point-and-shoot digital
camera that has the power advanced users and enthusiasts need to create standout
images. As with other PowerShot cameras, the compact PowerShot S100 incorporates
all of the advanced Canon technologies that make capturing superb photos and
video as easy as pressing a button. Yet, when it's time to get creative, the
very same camera in the hands of a skilled photographer can produce stunning
images that would be at home in a gallery. As automatic or manual as you need
it to be, the PowerShot S100 is, at once, a pocket camera and a serious photographic
tool, impressing even demanding pros. It incorporates the Canon HS SYSTEM, now
featuring the new DIGIC 5 Image Processor for enhanced image quality and amazing
low-light performance. The fast f/2.0 lens helps you tackle unfavorable lighting
and capture breathtaking portraits with beautiful, shallow depth-of-field. 12.1
Megapixels ensure crisp, richly detailed images, and a 5x Optical Zoom provides
an excellent all-around range to shoot near or far.
- 12.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor combined with the new DIGIC 5 Image Processor
creates the Canon HS SYSTEM for improved low-light performance up to ISO 6400
and enhanced image quality.
- Capture stunning Full HD 1080p video in stereo sound with a dedicated movie
button; zoom while shooting and play back videos on an HDTV via the HDMI output.
- 5x Optical Zoom with 24mm wide angle allows you to capture more in your
frame, and a bright f/2.0 lens makes it ideal for low-light conditions or
using shallow depth-of-field for dramatic, soft backgrounds.
- Intelligent IS automatically chooses from six different modes to optimize
image stabilization for the shooting condition.
- High-Speed Burst HQ allows for continuous capture at a maximum of 8 frames*
while maintaining superb image quality and Super Slow Motion Movie records
video at high speeds to allow playback in slow motion.
- Full range of shooting and recording modes including RAW + JPEG for the
ultimate creative control, and a control ring for intuitive manual adjustment.
- Built-in GPS tracker records your location, and a logger allows easy viewing
of the locations on a map to help you remember where images were taken.
- Large 3.0-inch wide LCD enables easy viewing.
Image Capture Device
- Type: 12.1 Megapixels, 1/1.7-inch CMOS sensor
- Total Pixels: Approx. 13.3 Megapixels
- Effective Pixels: Approx. 12.1 Megapixels
- Focal Length: Focal Length 5.2 (W) - 26.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent:
- Focusing Range:
- Auto & Manual Focus: 1.2 in (3 cm) - infinity (W), 12 in (30 cm) - infinity
- Normal AF: 2.0 in. (5 cm) - infinity (W), 12 in. (30 cm) - infinity
- Macro: 1.2 in. (3 cm) - 1.6 ft. (50 cm) (W), 12 in. (30 cm) - 1.6 ft.
(50 cm) (T)
- Autofocus System: TTL Autofocus, Manual*
- LCD Monitor: 3.0-inch TFT Color with wide viewing angle
- LCD Pixels: Approx. 461,000 dots
- LCD Coverage: 100%
Aperture and Shutter
- Maximum Aperture: f/2.0 (W) - f/5.9 (T)
- Shutter Speed:
- 1-1/2000 sec.
- 15-1/2000 sec. (Total Shutter speed range)
- Sensitivity: Auto, ISO 80/100/125/160/200/250/320/400/500/640/800/1000/1250/1600/2000/
2500/3200/4000/5000/6400 (in P Mode)
- Light Metering Method
- Evaluative*, Center-weighted average, Spot**
- * Facial brightness is also evaluated in Face Detect AiAF
- ** Metering frame is fixed to the center/linked to AF frame
- Exposure Control Method Program AE, i-Contrast, Manual; AE Lock, Program
Shift, Safety Shift, Auto ISO Shift
- Exposure Compensation +/-3 stops in 1/3-stop increments
- White Balance Control
- Auto*, Day Light, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Flash,
- * Facial color is evaluated in Face AiAF (Face Detect WB).
- Built-in Flash
- Auto, Auto w/ Red-eye Reduction, Flash On, Flash On w/ Red-eye Reduction,
Flash Off; FE lock, Safety FE, Slow Synchro
- Flash Range: 1.6 - 23 ft. (W), 1.6 - 7.5 ft. (T) (50 cm - 7.0 m (W),
50 cm - 2.3 m (T))
- Recycling Time: 10 seconds or less (battery voltage: 3.7 V)
- Flash Exposure Compensation: +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
- Shooting Modes: C, M, Av, Tv, P, Auto*1, SCN*2, Creative Filters
- *1. Smart AUTO, also available for videos
- *2. Movie Digest, Portrait, Landscape, Kids & Pets, Smart Shutter*5,
High-Speed *3. Burst HQ, Handheld Night Scene, Beach, Underwater, Foliage,
Snow, Fireworks, Stitch Assist
- *4. High Dynamic Range, Nostalgic, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect,
Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Color Accent,
- *5. Standard, iFrame Movie, Super Slow Motion Movie
- *6. Smile, Wink Self-timer, Face Self-timer
- Photo Effects My Colors: My Colors Off, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid
Green, Vivid Red, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin
Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Custom
- Self Timer: Approx. 10-sec. delay, approx. 2-sec. delay, custom*
- *Delay time (0-10 sec. (in one-second increments), 20/25/30 sec.) and
number of shots (1-10 shots (in one-shot increments)) can be specified.
- Wireless Control: Not available
- Continuous Shooting: Approx. 2.3 shots/sec. (in P mode)
- Approx. 9.6 shots/sec. (in High-Speed Burst HQ)*
- * Maximum of 8 continuous shots per burst
- Under conditions where the flash does not fire automatically.
- Differs depending on the zoom position.
- Storage Media: SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Cards and Eye-Fi
- File Format: Design rule for Camera File system, DPOF (Version 1.1)
- Image Recording Format: Normal, Fine
- JPEG Compression Mode:
- Still Image: Exif 2.3 (JPEG)
- RAW (CR2 (Canon Original));
- Video: MOV (Image: H.264; Audio: Linear PCM (Stereo))
- Number of Recording Pixels
- Large: 4000 x 2248
- Medium 1: 2816 x 1584
- Medium 2: 1920 x 1080
- Small: 640 x 360
- Large: 4000 x 2664
- Medium 1: 2816 x 1880
- Medium 2: 1600 x 1064
- Small: 640 x 424
- Large: 4000 x 3000
- Medium 1: 2816 x 2112
- Medium 2: 1600 x 1200
- Small: 640 x 480 RAW: 4000 x 3000
- Large: 2992 x 2992
- Medium 1: 2112 x 2112
- Medium 2: 1200 x 1200
- Small: 480 x 480
- Large: 2400 x 3000
- Medium 1: 1696 x 2112
- Medium 2: 960 x 1200
- Small: 384 x 480
- Erase Modes: Still Image: single image, all images
- Movie: part of movie, all of movie
- Video Out: NTSC/PAL
- Audio Out: Stereo
- Other: Memory card slot; direct connection to Canon and SELPHY Compact
Photo Printers, PIXMA Photo Printers and PictBridge-compatible printers via
camera's USB 2.0 Hi-Speed cable
- Power Source:
- 1. Rechargeable Battery Pack NB-5L
- 2. Compact Power Adapter CA-DC10 (included with AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC30)
- Shooting Capacity Still Image: approx. 200 shots*
- Playback Time: Approx. 4 hours
In the Box
- PowerShot S100 Body
- Battery Pack NB-5L
- Battery Charger CB-2LX
- Wrist Strap WS-DC11
- USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
- Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM
- Height: 2.34"
- Width: 3.9 "
- Depth: 1.05"
- Unit: 6.98 oz
- Shipping: 1 lbs
- Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts
- Extended Service Warranty Available: Click the warranty tab above