You can stuff the biggest CompactFlash card on earth into the S1, and you’ll still have the limit of 1GB file size or 1 hour, whichever comes first. I had a problem with the camera about a month after the warranty ran out. The S1 IS provides a full range of exposure control, from Manual to Auto exposure modes, and a handful of preset scene modes as well. Simon Joinson on the Seattle years. August 29, Last Updated: There is also a setup menu on the S1, so let’s take a look at that.

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Due to my limited resources, please do not e-mail me asking for a personal recommendation. The S1 IS’s external controls cut down on the amount of time spent searching menu screens, and I particularly like the “Function” menu which became standard on Canon digicam models as of the model year. Custom mode allows you to store a group of settings for later reuse. Finally, cnon is the bottom of the camera.

Beside the two image quality issues above, the only other real complaints I have with the PowerShot S1 have to do with low light shooting. At lower resolutions, you can record up to one hour.

Simon Joinson was DPReview’s second general manager, during a time when the site underwent enormous changes, not least our relocation to the U. The image stabilizer can be used in movie mode, where it is just as useful as it is for taking still photos.


Show less Show more. Search Our Knowledge Base Please enter your question: The camera moves through photos quickly in playback mode, with a one second delay between each.

Pressing the Menu button displays the following options:. You need to make sure that you keep your fingers caon from the microphone, as well. Non-Canon brand equipment and software that may be distributed with the Product are sold “as is” and without warranty of any kind by Canonincluding any implied warranty regarding merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, and all such warranties are disclaimed.

Canon PowerShot S1 IS 3.2MP Digital Camera – Silver

Anything lower mHa will effect the lens retract and internal power memories. Roger Cicala and his team at Lensrentals tore down Canon’s third-generation mm F2.

For a full commentary on each of the test images, see the S1 IS’s “pictures” page. Dec 24, Rogue drones cause chaos at London’s Gatwick international airport. Note that a dated proof of purchase is required at the time of service.

Digital Cameras – Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera Review, Information, Specifications

It may not be a replacement for a DSLR, but it can complement one well for some uses. And here it is. With the S1 IS though, Canon has chosen to allow zoom operation during movie recording, but at a reduced speed of actuation. Must take the higher mHa batteries of over to work properly.

PowerShot S1 IS

In many cases, the subject has already moved out of the frame, and you’ve lost them. This lets you zoom while recording, with minimal disruption to the audio track. Memory card corruption can happen with any card type and any camera manufacturer, nobody’s immune. The best lenses for Sony mirrorless cameras. Even being careful about how I put it on, it seemed that just rattling around in my camera bag, the cap could get pushed on further, and a couple of times I thought I was going to pull the lens completely off the camera before the cap finally broke free.


On the right side of the camera as viewed from the rear is the CompactFlash card slot, covered by a hinged, plastic door.

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They can then be “stitched” together on a computer using Canon’s bundled PhotoStitch software or other image editing software.

When you do so, the LCD canob automatically powered off and the electronic optical viewfinder is enabled for image framing instead.

How does the Canoon perform at higher ISO sensitivities? It is not only much smaller and lighter, but a lot less expensive – hardly surprising given the three year gap. So what’s wrong with that sentence?