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Canon PowerShot SX500 IS is a compact camera boasts a 30x (24-720mm) ultra-zoom lens, make it easy to capture every moment, even when you can't get as close to the action as you'd like. A 16MP CCD sensor and DIGIC 4 processor enables users to capture stunning, high-quality images and HD movies. The PowerShot SX500 IS gives you all the power of super zoom in a camera that's sized to go everywhere.
In the sleek and compact body, PowerShot SX500 IS packs a 30x (24-720mm) wide-angle optical zoom lens. This newly-developed lens offers the flexibility to snap everything from group shots at children's birthday parties, to long-distance close-ups of animals at the zoo. An enhanced Zoom Framing Assist button helps you track and capture subjects for sharp super telephoto photography
With Canon's advanced optical Image Stabilizer with Intelligent IS, pictures will be crisp and sharp, regardless of the scene you're shooting.
The PowerShot SX500 IS camera's 16.0 Megapixel CCD sensor captures vivid colors and striking detail. The high resolution ensures superb image quality even when cropping or making very large prints.
The DIGIC 4 image processor ensures that pictures are captured quickly and in life-like detail, whether shot at sunset or against the challenging bright snowscapes of winter holidays. The new High Speed AF dramatically reduces lag time so you'll never miss a shot.
The PowerShot SX500 IS lets you record high quality 720p HD movies with stereo sound and optical zoom, the dedicated movie button that lets you start and stop recording instantly.
The SX500 IS equipped with a 3.0-inch 461k-dot LCD screen with wide viewing angle makes operation easy and intuitive, and displays the scene with brilliant clarity. You can also shoot the video in computer-friendly Apple iFrame format for fast importing, easy editing and simple sharing.
The PowerShot SX500 IS features Smart AUTO mode - which will automatically apply optimum image settings for 32 different shooting scenarios. In this mode, the camera automatically identifies the ideal setting, making high-quality images easy for anyone to capture.
Smart AUTO also includes Advanced Subject Detection, which allows the camera to detect and track non-human moving subjects like animals and vehicles. With Smart AUTO, all you have to do is frame your shot and capture away.
The Face Detection technology makes it easy for you to take great photos of people. The SX500 IS will automatically detect the face(s) in a frame to give it optimal focus, exposure, flash (if needed) and white balance.
PowerShot SX500 IS is also features a range of easy-to-use Creative Filters, different effects can be added to stills and movies instantly, letting you explore your creative side and giving you unique shots every time.
Canon PowerShot SX500 IS Digital Compact Camera Key Features:
- 30x (28-720mm) wide-angle optical zoom lens with Optical Image Stabilizer
- 16-Megapixel CCD image sensor
- DIGIC 4 digital image processor
- Large 3-inch 461k-dot LCD
- High Speed AF
- 0cm Super Macro shooting
- Aperture priority (Av), shutter priority (Tv) and full manual exposure shooting modes
- Zoom Framing Assist function for easy tele-photography
- Intelligent IS
- Smart Auto mode detects 32 scenes
- Face Detection
- Creative filters including Miniature, Fish-eye and Toy Camera effect
- ISO up to 6400
- 720p HD movie shooting with stereo sound
- Miniature Movie mode with Time Lapse Movie Effect
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