Canon EOS Camera: EOS 300D 6.3Mpixel + Lens EF-S 18-55mm

Professional digital photography.
No longer just for the professionals.
It’s the affordable digital SLR that everyone has been waiting for. The EOS 300D has a 6.3 megapixel CMOS sensor, for high image definition, plus the feature set and vast range of accessories
and lenses that is synonymous with the EOS name. It’s a camera that extends the creative possibilities of beginners and experienced users alike.
EO S 3 0 0 D F EATU R ES
• 6.3 megapixel Canon CMOS sensor
• Simple, easy-to-use operations
• 7-point wide-area AF
• Compatible with entire range of Canon EF lenses and EX Speedlites
• 2.5 frames per second continuous shooting
• Available as body only or body plus exclusively designed compact EF-S (18-55mm) lens kit
• High performance DIGIC processor
• PictBridge, Canon Direct Print and Bubble Jet Direct compatible – no PC required
• 100 – 1600 ISO speed range
• Full suite of imaging software, including Adobe Photoshop Elements
• Colour Space selection, including Adobe RGB
• Compact and lightweight body weighing just 560g
• Simultaneous RAW and JPEG shooting
EO S 3 0 0 D S P EC I F I CAT I O N S
IMAGE SENSOR
Type
Effective Pixels
Total Pixels
Aspect Ratio
Low-Pass Filter
Colour Filter Type
IMAGE PROCESSOR
Type
LENS
Lens Mount
Focal Length
FOCUSING
Type
AF System/Points
AF working range
AF Modes
AF Point Selection
Selected AF point display
Predictive AF
AF Lock
AF Assist Beam
Manual Focus
EXPOSURE CONTROL
Metering modes
Metering Range
AE Lock
Exposure Compensation
AEB
ISO Speed Equivalent
SHUTTER
Type
Speed
Shutter release
WHITE BALANCE
Type
Settings
WB Bracketing
COLOUR MATRIX
Type
VIEWFINDER
Viewfinder
Coverage (Vertical/Horizontal)
Magnification
Eyepoint
Dioptre Correction
22.7 x 15.1mm CMOS
Approx. 6.3M
Approx. 6.5M
3:2
Built-in/Fixed
Primary Colour
DIGIC
EF/EF-S
1.6x Multiplication with EF/EF-S lens fitted
TTL-CT-SIR with a CMOS sensor
7-point AF
EV 0.5-18 (at 20° C & ISO 100)
AI FOCUS
ONE SHOT
AI SERVO
Automatic selection, Manual selection
Superimposed in viewfinder and
indicated on rear LCD panel
Yes
Yes
Yes
Selected on lens
TTL full aperture metering with 35-zone SPC,
35- Point Evaluative, Partial (approx. 9% of viewfinder),
Centre-weighted
EV 1-20 (at 20° C with 50mm f/1.4 lens ISO 100)
Auto: Operates in 1-shot AF mode with
evaluative metering when focus is achieved
Manual: Works independantly at all
times, and in creative zone modes.
+/- 2 EV, 1/3-stop increments
+/- 2 EV, 1/3-stop increments
AUTO (100, 200, 400), 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
Electronically-controlled focal-plane shutter
30 - 1/4000 sec., Bulb.
Soft touch electromagnetic release
Auto white balance with the imaging sensor
AWB, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten,
Fluorescent, Flash, Custom
+/-3 stops in full stop increments
Two types of colour space, sRGB and Adobe RGB.
Pentamirror
95%
0.88x
21mm
-3 to +1 dpt
VIEWFINDER (CONT.)
Focusing Screen
Mirror
Viewfinder Information
Depth of field preview
LCD MONITOR
Monitor
Coverage
Brightness
FLASH
Modes
HotShoe/PC terminal
X-sync
Red-eye Reduction
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Exposure Bracketing
Flash Exposure Lock
Second Curtain Synchronisation
Built-in Flash Range
Guide Number (ISO 100, meters)
External Flash
SHOOTING
Modes
Fixed
Quick-return half mirror
(Transmission: reflection ratio of 40:60)
AF Points, AE/FE lock, AEB, Shutter speed, aperture,
exposure level/compensation, Max. burst, AF/MF
focus confirmation, CF warning
Provided
1.8", TFT (approx. 118,000 pixel)
Approx. 100% (for JPEG images)
Adjustable to one of five levels
Auto, Manual Flash On/Off, Red-Eye Reduction
Yes/1/200th sec.
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
Coverage up to 18mm focal length
(28mm equivalent)
13
E-TTL with EX series Speedlites,
wireless multi-flash support
Auto, Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports,
Night portrait, Flash off, P, Tv, Av, M, A-Dep
2.5 fps (speed maintained for up to 4 images)
Continuous Shooting
RECORDING PIXELS / COMPRESSION
Image Size
(LF) 3072 x 2048 3.1MB, (LN) 3072 x 2048 1.8MB,
(MF) 2048 x 1360 1.8MB, (MN) 2048 x 1360 1.2MB,
(SF) 1536 x 1024 1.4MB, (SN) 1536 x 1024 0.9MB
RAW 3072 x 2048 7.0MB
Compression
Fine, Normal, RAW (max. resolution only)
FILE FORMAT
Still Image Format
JPEG (Exif 2.2 [Exif Print] compliant)/Design rule for
Camera File system, RAW & JPEG simultaneous
recording, Digital Print Order Format
[DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
RAW+JPEG simultaneous recording
Provided
File Numbering
(1) Consecutive numbering
(2) Auto reset
(3) Manual reset
Processing Parameters
2 Standard Parameters plus up to three
custom processing parameters can be set.
DIRECT PRINT
Canon Printers
Canon Card Photo Printers and Bubble Jet
Printers with the Direct Print Function
PictBridge
Yes
OTHER FEATURES
LCD Panel (EL) Illumination
Yes
Intelligent Orientation Sensor
Yes
Histogram
Yes
OTHER FEATURES (CONT.)
Playback zoom
Display Formats
Image Erase Protection
Image Erase
Self Timer
Menu Categories
Menu Languages
Firmware Update
INTERFACE
Computer
Other
MEMORY CARD
Type
SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEM
PC
Macintosh
SOFTWARE
Browsing & Printing
Other
Drivers
Image Manipulation
POWER SOURCE
Batteries
Battery life
Battery check
Power saving
A/C Power Supply
ACCESSORIES
Case
Lenses
Flash
Battery Grip
Remote Controller/Switch
Power Supply & Battery Chargers
PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Body Materials
Operating Environment
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Weight (body only)
2x -10x
(1) Single image with information*
(2) Single image*
(3) Auto play
(4) 9 image index
(5) Magnified view (P.Fn-30)
1 image
1 image/all images/initalize
10 sec.
(1) Shooting Menus: 7
(2) Playback Menus: 6
(3) Setup menus: 13 (6+7)
English, German, French, Dutch, Danish,
Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish,
Spanish, Chinese, Japanese
Update possible by the user
USB (PTP)
Video output (PAL/NTSC)
CompactFlash Type I/II (Microdrive compatible)
Windows 98 (including SE)/2000/Me/XP
OS 9.0 – 9.2, OS X v10.1/v10.2
ZoomBrowser EX (PhotoRecord)/ImageBrowser
PhotoStitch, RemoteCapture, File Viewer Utility
TWAIN (Windows 98/2000), WIA (Windows Me)
Photoshop Elements v2
Rechargeable Li-ion Battery BP-511 or
BP-512 (BP-511 battery supplied)
AE 100% approx. 600 shots,
AE 50% FA 50% approx. 400 shots
Automatic
Provided. Power turns off after 1, 2, 4, 8, 15 or 30 mins.
Optional AC-E2
Semi-hard case EH-16L
All EF and EF-S lenses
Canon Speedlites (220EX, 380EX, 420EX, 550EX,
Macro Ring Lite MR-14EX, Macro Twin Lite MT-24EX,
Speedlite Transmitter ST-E2)
BG-E1
Controller RC-1/RC-5/RS-60E3
AC Adapter Kit ACK-E2, Compact power adapter
CA-PS400, Battery charger CB-5L,
Battery charger CG-570, Car Battery Cable Kit CR-560,
BP-511, BP-512
Plastic
0 – 40° C, 85% or less humidity
142 x 99 x 72.4mm
Approx. 560g
*In display formats 1 & 2 any over exposed highlight areas will blink in the image display.
Some images are simulated for clarity of reproduction.
The specifications above are based on Canon's testing standards.
The camera's specifications and physical appearance are subject to change without notice.™ and ®: All company and/or product names are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective manufacturers in their markets and/or countries.
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