Powershot Elph 500 HS Experience an even more intuitive touch panel technology with the PowerShot ELPH 500 HS digital camera. Experience an even more intuitive touch panel technology with the PowerShot ELPH 500 HS digital camera. Do almost everything right on the LCD - like choosing an AF point, set exposure settings and record videos - all with the touch of one finger. The PowerShot ELPH 500 HS brings the art of photography at your command. It's packed with great Canon essentials like an f/2.0 lens, the HS SYSTEM, 1080p Full HD video and 24mm Wide-Angle Lens so every moment is captured in pure Canon brilliance.
Canon's HS SYSTEM with a 12.1 Megapixel CMOS and DIGIC 4 Image Processor improves shooting in low-light situations without the need for a flash and lowers noise levels at higher ISO settings. Full 1080p HD Video for exceptional quality with stereo sound, plus a dedicated movie button for easy access. Zoom optically while shooting video and keep footage stabilized with Dynamic IS. A large 3.2-inch touch panel LCD offers easy and intuitive operation. A bright f/2.0 lens, 24mm ultra Wide-Angle lens, great for shooting portrait photography in low light conditions or using a shallow depth-of-field for great images with beautiful soft backgrounds. Get high-speed shooting in a point-and-shoot camera: High-speed Burst Mode captures 8.2fps and Super Slow Motion Movie records video at high speeds to allow slow motion playback. 4.4x Optical Zoom Lens and Optical Image Stabilizer. Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper settings for the camera based on 32 predefined shooting situations. Aperture- and Shutter-priority modes for extra control of your images. Movie Digest Mode records a short video clip right before shooting a still image and then combines one day's worth of clips into one video. New scene modes, Toy Camera Effect and Monochrome, add an artistic look to your photos.
Experience the Power. Canon's HS SYSTEM with a 12.1 Megapixel CMOS and DIGIC 4 Image Processor improves shooting in low-light situations without the need for a flash and lowers noise levels at higher ISO settings. The Canon HS SYSTEM takes the frustration out of low light shooting. The system delivers clear, blur-free shots with all the ambiance intact, and frees you from the sometimes-unwanted effects of using the flash. Beautiful low light shots are possible at both low and high ISO speeds, and the dynamic range is expanded to retain maximum detail in highlight and shadow areas.
Image Sensor 12.1 Megapixels
Sensitivity Up to 3200
Lens Equivalent 24-105mm
Shutter Speed 15 sec to 1/1500
Burst Rate 8.2 shots per sec High Speed Mode
White Balance Auto
Exposure Modes Auto
Shooting Modes Still, Slow Motion, Movie
Movie Mode HD 1080P MOV
Color Shooting Options Yes
Self Timer Yes
Video Output NTSC/PAL
Viewfinder None LCD Only
LCD 3.2 inch touch
File Formats JPEG, MOV
Storage Media SD/SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
Power Supply Rechargeable(optional)
Computer Connectivity USB 2.0 HDMI
Operating System Requirements Windows 7, XP, Vista Mac OS10 and higher.
Dimensions (W x H x D) 3.48 x 2.16 x 0.86 in. 88.5 x 54.8 x 21.8mm