Canon PowerShot SD700 IS Digital Camera Review

The Canon SD700 IS is a little bit larger than other Canon SD (Ixus) models. It is equipped with build-in flash and optical viewfinder (only 79% accuracy) at that top of the back; the buttons are located on the right side of the LCD. Like the other models from this series, it does not have shutter and aperture priority modes (but 16 other shooting modes).

It features useful optical image stabilization system (with three modes, Continuous, Shoot Only, and Panning) and 4x optical zoom instead of 3x, as well as customizable “My Camera” settings. The SD700 IS reproduces the colors very well; images are sharp, free from noise (surprisingly low up to ISO 800) and artefacts, and it is also very responsive.

This is everything you could want in a compact camera that makes not just decent photo, but excellent ones – maybe therefore its price is not the most competitive. DPOF (Digital Print Order Format) and PictBridge compatibility are ensured.
Canon PowerShot SD700 IS
Canon PowerShot SD700 IS
Canon PowerShot SD700 IS
Canon PowerShot SD700 IS
Canon PowerShot SD700 IS
Canon PowerShot SD700 IS
Canon PowerShot SD700 IS
Canon PowerShot SD700 IS
Canon PowerShot SD700 IS

Canon PowerShot SD700 IS Digital Camera Specifications

Functions:
• Shooting Modes: Auto, Program, Manual, Movie, Stitch-Assist
• Scene Modes: Digital Macro, Portrait, Night Snapshot, Kids & Pets, Indoor, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Fireworks, and Underwater
• Movie Mode: maximum size of 640 x 480 at 30 fps, 320 x 240 at 60/30/15 fps
• Effects: Color Accent and Color Swap, Sepia, B&W or Positive film which makes reds, greens, and blues more intense, lighter, darker, and more vivid color settings
• Flash Modes: Auto, On, Off, Slow, Manual (Red Eye On/Off)
• White Balance: Auto, Custom, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Tungsten, Daylight, Cloudy
• Metering: Spot, Center-Weighted, and Evaluative
Canon PowerShot SD700 ISTechnical Data:
• 2.5 inch LCD
• 6.0 megapixels
• 4x optical zoom + 4x digital zoom
Focal Length: 35-140mm ( 35mm equivalent)
• Aperture: f/2.8 to f/5.5
• ISO Range: 80 ,100, 200, 400, 800
• Flash Range: 3.5 m – 5 m
• Focus Range: 45 cm to infinity, Macro focus range up to 2 cm
Exposure Compensation: -2 to +2 EV in 1/3 EV steps
• Continuos Shooting: 2.18 fps (No limit)
• Power-on: 1.2 sec
• Shutter Speed: 15-1/1600 sec
• Shutter Lag: 0.5-0.8 sec
• Shot to Shot: 1.36 sec
• Self Timer: 2 / 10 sec
• File Format: JPEG (EXIF 2.2) – Super-Fine, Fine, Normal
• SD – Secure Digital memory + internal memory
• NB-5L Lithium-ion battery (240 shots)

 

Laura

Laura

I started photography as a hobby in 2005, during college. My passion slowly became a more important part of my life since 2008. Because of using a combination of my photographic knowledge, with those of internet marketing, I like to call myself a "photomarketer".
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