In need of a camera that isnâ€™t as complicated to use as SLRs but nonetheless takes pictures that look just as good? Here is one point-and-shoot that does just that. Direct your attention to the Canon PowerShot SD850 IS Digital ELPH, and see how it lets you shoot like a pro.
This will definitely dispel any ideas that point-and-shoots canâ€™t take impressive looking pictures when in fact, these cameras are now more than capable of capturing images in amazingly high resolutions.
The Professional Point and Shoot
The Canon PowerShot SD850 IS Digital ELPH is a high-quality digital point-and-shoot camera for the casual yet demanding photographer. With this camera, capturing all your memories has never been this easy and awe-inspiring. The camera itself is a thing of great beauty with its sleek profile, attractive curvatures and a gorgeous 2.5-inch PureColor LCD screen. Making use of this camera is a joy a well: it fits perfectly in your hand and doesnâ€™t slip easily, thus letting you take pictures with great stability. Also, this family of cameras from Canon has been known for its simple and user-friendly control interface. The Canon PowerShot SD850 IS Digital ELPH no doubt continues that tradition with well laid-out buttons and an aptly-sized shutter button.
The great photos that the Canon PowerShot SD850 IS Digital ELPH is capable of taking are all made possible by advanced Canon components and technology. Headlining that list is the cameraâ€™s 8-megapixel CCD sensor. This allows the camera to take dazzling photos with pixel resolutions from 640 x 480 all the way up to 3,264 x 1,832. In addition to this, most basic D-SLRs have 10-megapixel image sensors, so with the Canon PowerShot SD850 IS Digital ELPH you arenâ€™t too far away from SLR-level image quality.
Featuring the much talked-about DIGIC III technology, your shots look like as if they had been taken by a master photographer. You will experience new definitions of picture clarity, detail, depth and color richness with the power of this imaging technology. Apart from that, DIGIC III also assists the cameraâ€™s Face Detection and Red-eye Correction technology to ensure faces look sharp and eyes donâ€™t look like theyâ€™re suffering from sore eyes. Finally, DIGIC III also enables the camera to perform at top efficiency, thus guaranteeing extended battery life and more time for taking pictures.
In addition, iSAPS technology works with DIGIC III to produce sharp-looking images by recognizing what the best settings are for a particular type of scene.
Software aside, the Canon PowerShot SD850 IS Digital ELPH boasts a powerful 4x optical zoom and an ISO 1600 setting for added versatility when taking photos in lowlight situations or when needing to close in on a subject. It also has 21 preset shooting modes to make sure that youâ€™re ready for almost every situation.
Take your point-and-shoot experience to greener pastures with the Canon PowerShot SD850 IS Digital ELPH. Convenience meets photographic brilliance in this wonderful little camera.
Contributed by Daniel Gonzales, Product Reviewer