Canon PowerShot S5 IS – 8 Megapixels


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Come with a customized digital coupler system to use on your monocular, binocular or trinocular microscope. The system includes the Canon camera with adapter and digital coupler lens system that attaches to your microscope. It is very simple to use and will yield professional results. The camera can be used off the microscope as a consumer camera.

Sensor 1/2.5″ Type CCD
8.0 million effective pixels
Image sizes 3264 x 2448
2592 x 1944
2048 x1536
1600 x 1200
640 x 480
Aspect ratio 4:3 and 3:2 (3264 x 1832)
Image processor DIGIC III
Movie clips 640 x 480 @ 30 / 15fps
320 x 240 @ 60 / 30 / 15fps
WAVE (stereo)
File formats Still: JPEG (Exif 2.2)
Movie: AVI (Motion JPEG compression)
Lens 36 – 432 mm equiv
12x Optical zoom
F2.7 – F3.5 (max)
11 elements in 9 groups (1 aspherical element, 1 UD element)
Image stabilization Yes (Lens shift-type)
Conversion lenses Yes
Digital zoom up to 4x
Auto focus AiAF (Face Detection / 9-point)
1-point AF (Fixed center)
Focus modes AF: Single, Continuous
Focus bracket
AF assist lamp Yes
Focus distance Closest 0 cm
Metering Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF)
Center-weighted average
ISO sensitivity Auto
High ISO Auto
ISO 80
ISO 100
ISO 200
ISO 400
ISO 800
ISO 1600
Exposure compensation +/- 2EV
1/3 stop increments
Exposure bracketing 1/3-2EV
1/3 stop increments
Shuttter speed 15 – 1/3200 sec
Aperture F2.7-3.5 (max)
Modes Auto
Program AE
Shutter Priority AE
Aperture Priority AE
Night Scene
Stitch Assist
Special Scene
Super Macro
Scene modes Indoor
Night Scene
Color Accent
Color Swap
White balance Auto
Fluorescent H
Self timer 2 or 10 secs
Continuous shooting Approx. 1.5 fps until card fills
Image parameters My Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color)
Flash Auto
Manual Flash On / Off
Slow Synch
Red eye reduction
Flash exposure lock
Flash Exposure Compensation +/- 2EV in 1/3 stop increments
Manual Power adjustment
Second Curtain Synch
Range: 50 cm – 5.2 m (wide) / 90 cm – 4.0 m (tele)
Hot-shoe Canon Speedlites (220EX, 430EX, 580EX)
E-TTL with EX series Speedlites, Canon’s High Power Flash HF-DC1
Viewfinder EVF (0.33″ type)
115,000 pixels
LCD monitor Vari-angle 2.5-inch Low Temp P-Si TFT
207,000 pixels
Adjustable Brightness
Other features Playback red-eye correction
My Camera
Sound Memo
Orientation Sensor
Playback zoom
Languages English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Chinese (traditional), Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, Greek, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Thai, Arabic, Ukrainian, Romanian
Connectivity USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
AV out
Print compliance PictBridge
Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers and PIXMA Printers supporting PictBridge (ID Photo Print, Fixed Size Print and Movie Print supported on SELPHY CP & ES printers only)
Storage SD / SDHC / MMC compatible
32 MB card supplied
Power 4x AA Alkaline battery supplied or NiMH batteries
Optional AC adapter
Weight (no batt) 450 g
Dimensions 117 x 80 x 78 mm

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