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The Canon Powershot SD1300 IS is an entry level 12.1 megapixel compact digital camera.

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Autofocus works quickly for a point-and-shoot

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Simple to use, pretty much the essential point-and-shoot

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Long battery life, typically between 300 and 400 shots including flash use

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Fast start-up time, takes about 1 second from off to shutter action.

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Good low-light shots, rarely any noise

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Lens glass quality is good for this price range, little distortion or colour fringing comparatively

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Auto mode occasionally overexposes

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Manually adjustable settings (such as contrast, lighting, flash adjustment) take several menu clicks and time to access

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The Canon Powershot SD1300 IS is an entry level 12.1 megapixel compact digital camera. The SD1300 IS is equipped with a 28mm wide-angle lens, a 4X optical zoom and a 2.7 inch Pure Color System LCD display.

The SD1300 IS features a number of settings to improve or enhance the quality of photos directly from the device. Users have the ability to add effects to photos with the addition of Fish-eye and Miniature effect modes. Advancements to Canon's unique Smart Auto Mode increases the number of shooting scenarios where the camera can automatically adjust for movement and lighting. The SD1300 IS supports SDXC memory cards with a maximum storage of two terabytes.

  • 4X optical zoom
  • 12.1 megapixels
  • 28mm wide angle lens
  • 2.7-inch LCD display screen
  • Fish-eye and Miniature effect modes
  • Smart Auto Mode
  • Type of camera: Compact digital-still camera with built in flash
  • 12.1 megapixels
  • 1/2 3 inch type charge coupled device
  • 12.7 total pixels
  • 12.1 effect pixels
  • Focal length: 5.0(W) - 20(T) mm
  • 4X digital zoom
  • Focus range 1.2" - infinity (W), 1.6 ft - infinity (T)
  • Auto focus system: TTL autofocus system, manual focus
  • LCD monitor: 2.7-inch
  • LCD pixels: Approx 230,000
  • Maximum aperture: F/2.8(W) - F/5.9 (T)
  • Shutter speed 1- 1/ 1500sec  15- 1/ 1500 sec
  • Flash range: 12in- 13ft(W) 1.6- 6.6F (T)
  • Recycling time: 10 sec or less
  • Flash exposure: +/-2 stops in 1/3 stop increments
Post Review
10/10/2011 08:59

Where can I find the screen for this camera? I have one and it slip off my hands and fall in the floor and the screen got break inmediatly, but is just the glass that covers it

Tea Time
03/01/2011 12:05

good quality point and shoot, great price, took it on VaCa leaving it in the sun didn't harm it, good tight construction no sand got in, good pictures, small easy to carry in your pocket

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