The Canon SD IS definitely has a lot going for it, not the least of which is its above average 5x image-stabilized optical zoom lens. Number of Recording Pixels. I appreciate Canon compacts for their seemingly unflappable AF systems, and on this score the SD is no different. Time of Recordable Movies. While the Canon SD IS doesn’t have an on-board help system, beginners with a curious mind and the willingness to reference the manual can also step beyond automatic shooting with this camera.

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PowerShot SD890 IS

Chrome A grey bar will appear at the bottom of your browser window which will contain your download. In the realm of point and shoot cameras, you can’t buy a much better camera than this one. Whether you’ve grown tired of what came with your DSLR, or want to start photographing different subjects, a new lens is probably in order. This limited warranty shall only apply if the Product is used in conjunction with compatible computer equipment and compatible software, as to which items Canon U.

Canon announces Powershot SD IS: Digital Photography Review

Javascript is disabled in this browser. Optical Image Stabilization 5x optical zoom lens extending to mm 35mm-equivalent Face Detection Ability to track with Face Detection Good image quality, with above average detail capture Pleasing color Good macro area and quality Above average lens sharpness Above average high ISO performance and ability to make large prints Good flash performance at wide angle Adjustable contrast, sharpness, saturation Special color modes, including Lighter or Darker Skin Tones 2.


Weighing in at about 6. It seems unlikely that Canon will change the system sd809 this has become the standard on these cameras.

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Canon SD IS Review

A recently published patent from Canon details the schematics for a medium telephoto macro lens with image stabilization for its new RF mount. Chrome A grey bar will appear at the bottom of your browser window which will contain your download.

Dec 19, review. It allows viewing of recorded images from the Canon Powershot Digital Cameras. But those where all the pics down by the river with the sun reflecting off the water.

There is no software for the OS Version you selected. While the pictures on the Sony’s camera screen appeared much better in low light, when printed, several of the photos appeared grainy and a bit blurry even when not at the highest ISO values. The fact that this compact camera is pocketable and easy to use makes sf890 even more appealing for point-and-shooters. In this interview, Simon looks back at his time at the helm.

Rated 5 out of 5 by Anonymous from canon powershot sd digital elph I had upgraded to this se890 from the powershot sd, 6mp camera because I needed a longer zoom and wanted higher resolution. Gear of the year – Jeff’s choice: Automatic white balance on the SD is really nothing to write home about, bordering yet again on barely acceptable under incandescent light.


With a new sensor, better autofocus system and more streamlined design, the X line As is becoming more common among cameras in this class, the Canon SD IS offers automatic Face Detection, which can recognize up to nine faces in a scene and ensures proper exposure and white balance.

With red-eye reduction enabled, reflectivity was never a problem in my testing.

Canon announces Powershot SD890 IS

This black leather case was designed specifically for most PowerShot SD series cameras for added protection so you can take them wherever you go. Continuous shooting is another area where the SD holds its own.

You can turn off the digital zoom in the menu or set it to extend digitally only to 1. Effectively doubles the flash range of the camera.

Exposures were generally spot-on and the camera did a surprisingly good job in some tough situations. I dont like how you have to erase a photo. I was tempted to give the camera a lower rating for design, but I suspect other users won’t find it quite as annoying to use as I do. In fact, the softening was generally confined to extreme corners only. When shooting the columns at the Jefferson Memorial, I ended up shooting cwnon the inside looking out; and while the sky was a slate grey, the Canon SD IS balanced the light colored columns against xd890 sky quite evenly.