The popular Canon Lens Control Ring, synonymous with the modern Canon PowerShot S camera series, also provides a tactile way to control picture settings such as focus and exposure. Canon PowerShot S100 camera users can assign the Lens Control Ring to a number of different image parameters, including shutter speed, ISO sensitivity and aperture, allowing them to fine tune their exposure in 1/3-stop increments. The ‘Ring Function’ button and rear Multi-Control Dial can also be custom-assigned to control other pre-selected functions, providing complete flexibility to serve different user styles.
Using the power of the DIGIC 5, the Canon PowerShot S100 digital camera is ideal for capturing fast-moving action. High-speed Burst HQ is perfect for everything from sports to parties, capturing a rapid sequence of eight full resolution photos at up to 9.6 shots/sec. For recording the drama of high-speed action, Super Slow Motion Movie mode also records videos at 240 fps (QVGA quality) or 120 fps (VGA quality).
Canon PowerShot S100 digital camera : Canon has introduced a new digital camera; the Canon PowerShot S100 - a powerful, versatile and compact camera offering digital photographers extensive control and leading photo quality. The Canon PowerShot S100 digital camera surpasses the high standards set by its acclaimed predecessor, featuring a new f/2.0 Canon lens and an enhanced HS System, which combines an high-sensitivity image sensor with the very latest in Canon processing technology - DIGIC 5. Packed with upgrades, the Canon PowerShot S100 camera marks a true step forward for the Canon PowerShot S camera series.|
Canon has posted some sample images of the new Canon PowerShot S100 digital camera. Check out the Canon PowerShot S100 picture quality yourself. The Canon PowerShot S100 test photos can be downloaded , and .
The Canon PowerShot S100 digital camera features the most powerful implementation of the Canon HS System yet. Building on the Canon PowerShot S-series’ reputation for providing high-quality, low noise photos in low light, the enhanced HS System optimally combines DIGIC 5 processing with a high-sensitivity 12.1 Megapixel 1/1.7-type CMOS developed using Canon EOS image sensor know-how - providing an even more powerful basis for low light digital photography. The Canon PowerShot S100 camera supports a maximum ISO of 6400 at full resolution, the Canon camera fully-utilises the high performance of the CMOS sensor and the power of DIGIC 5 to reduce image noise - offering the reassurance of excellent picture quality in all conditions.