Canon PowerShot A1400 16MP Digital Camera

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Canon PowerShot A1400 Digital Camera The Compact PowerShot IS A1400 camera, a simple-to-use device that preserve the familiar sense of a timeless point &shoot. Its big grip is effortless to hold and comfortable to grasp, while an Optical Viewfinder is perfect for acquiring pictures in brilliant sunlight. A 16.0 MP sensor and a DIGIC 4 Imaging Processor provides stunning pictures with remarkable detail.

The Wide-Angle 28mm lens with 5x Optical Zoom result in close, illustrious shots, while Smart AUTO allows for capturing beautiful images effortlessly, analyzing the location and selecting the optimal positions from among 32 predefined shooting scenes. When the excitement is moving, you can capture it all using HD 720p Video by pressing the on-camera movie button. The Canon PowerShot A1400 o[erates on two handy AA-alkaline batteries, available virtually anywhere where and when you need them, and a new ECO Mode preserve battery power so you'll still be able to shoot pictures long subsequent to the party being finished.

An Optical Viewfinder allows for easy and simple capture of images
The PowerShot A1400 compact digital camera features an option that's becoming increasingly difficult to find on today's digital cameras . in addition to having an LCD monitor, an Optical Viewfinder is also built-in. Numerous photographers favor this familiar, classic option that allows you to simply place the camera at eye level and press the shutter button.

The camera's large, 2.7-inch brilliant LCD monitor gives you a bounty of imperative information about your frame. Although, using it for composing and focusing requires holding the camera further from your body. The majority of people tend to do this with only one hand and their arms extended from their body, effectively generating the kind of camera shake which can distort your picture. By making use of the Optical Viewfinder makes it easier to ensure that your camera is securely held, and is a familiar, comfortable, alternative to composing scenes using only an LCD monitor. It's also helpful in bright situations when the monitor might be strenuous to see.

The big thing is that going from one shot to another, whether you employ the LCD screen or Optical Viewfinder, it's your choice.

Wide-Angle 28mm Lens with 5x Optical Zoom
The 28-140mm 35mm equivalent 5x Optical Zoom provides outstanding optical versatility and performance. It provides you with an enormous range of potential photographs from just one location, which makes it perfect for sports events and other situations when your shooting position is fixed, or those times when stepping in too close could interfere with the action you're attempting to acquire. The perspective of the 28mm wide-angle puts more picture in every frame, delivering dynamic, exciting shots.  Jan 7, 2013 ✓

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Body type Compact  
Max resolution 4608 x 3456  
Other resolutions 4608 x 2592, 3264 x 2448, 1600 x 1200, 640 x 480  
Image ratio w:h 4:3, 16:9  
Effective pixels 16.0 megapixels  
Sensor size 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)  
Sensor type CCD  
ISO Auto 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600  
White balance presets 6  
Custom white balance Yes (1)  
Image stabilization No  
Uncompressed format No  
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 28 140 mm  
Optical zoom 5  
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
Digital zoom Yes (5x)  
Manual focus No  
Macro focus range 3 cm (1.18")  
Number of focus points 9  
Lens mount None  
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fixed  
Screen size 2.7"  
Screen dots 230,000  
Touch screen No  
Live view Yes  
Viewfinder type Optical (tunnel)  
Photography features
Maximum aperture F2.8 - F6.9  
Minimum shutter speed 15 sec  
Maximum shutter speed 1/2000 sec  
Aperture priority No  
Shutter priority No  
Manual exposure mode No  
Subject / scene modes Yes  
Built-in flash Yes  
Flash range 3 m  
External flash No  
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync  
Continuous drive Yes (0.8 fps)  
Self-timer Yes (2 or 10 sec, Custom)  
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure compensation 2 EV (at 1/3 EV steps)  
WB Bracketing No  
Videography features
  • H.264
Microphone Mono  
Speaker Mono  
Resolutions 1280 x 720 (25 fps) 640 x 480 (30 fps)  
Videography notes Miniature Effect (HD (5, 2.5, 1.25 fps) or L (6, 3, 1.5 fps))  
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC  
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)  
Remote control No  
Environmentally sealed No  
Battery AA  
Battery description 2 x AA batteries  
Battery Life (CIPA) 150  
Weight (inc. batteries) 174 g (0.38 lb / 6.14 oz)  
Dimensions 95 x 62 x 30 mm (3.74 x 2.44 x 1.18")  
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes  
Timelapse recording No  
GPS None


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