taking you beyond the world of photography

taking you beyond the world of photography
TAKING YOU BEYOND THE WORLD
OF PHOTOGRAPHY
A decidedly unconventional SLR
Never before has
class, widest area AF in its class, and
form met function
superior metering assure professional-
as in the incredible Canon EOS 300V. From
quality
the moment you see it, from the moment
experienced photographer or first-time SLR
you touch it, you’ll realize we’ve truly pushed
user.
forward the boundaries of SLR technology
and design.
results,
whether
you’re
an
The culmination of 65 years’ R&D dedicated
to building a better camera, the EOS 300V
Compact and lightweight, with advanced
is hot on the inside, cool looking on the
features like the fastest autofocus in its
outside.
Function Pointer
Shooting Mode
Manual Focus
Aperture
Shutter Speed
Date
ISO
AF Point Mark
Red-eye Reduction
Beeper
Multiple Exposures
Film Advance
Mode
AEB
Frame Counter
Battery Level Mark
Exposure Level
Film Mark
Manual
Aperture-priority AE
Automatic
Depth-of-field AE
Shutter-priority AE
Program AE
Off
Flash-off
Full Auto
Night Portrait
Portrait
Landscape
Sports
Close-up
It takes you where no others can
Space age looks and
ergonomic design
Hyper fast AF features to
help you stay in focus
Grasp the EOS 300V and you’ll never want to put it down. Its
The EOS 300V has the fastest response time of any autofocus camera in its class.
sculptured grip feels as though it were made to fit your hand.
The 7-point AF sensor system also has the widest array, so even if your subject is
Because it was. Canon’s ergonomic engineering puts the shutter
considerably off-center, you can be sure of a sharp image. In full auto, the AF system
button under the tip of your index finger, and all key operating
will detect your subject(s) and bright red LEDs in the viewfinder confirm the active AF
controls can be set with your right hand.
points. A new horizontal/vertical sensor provides optimum AF performance regardless
of camera orientation. Or, use the user-selectable feature to choose any of the seven
AF points that best suit your composition. Moving subjects? When set to Predictive
AI Servo AF mode, the EOS 300V provides
stable, predictive autofocus, with tracking
performance
on
a
par
with
EOS
professional models used by the world’s top
sports photographers.
It gives you more control
LCD panel that lets you see and
shoot for increased accuracy
35-zone evaluative metering
to cover every target
Located at the back of the
Advanced exposure control is another hallmark of the
camera, just under the viewfinder,
EOS 300V. 35-zone evaluative metering, advanced
is a 30 x 30mm LCD that gives
algorithms and even a horizontal-vertical sensor help it
you valuable information without
analyze the framed image – distinguishing between a
distracting you from your subject.
bright sky and darker foreground subjects – and
Just a glance shows you key
adjusting for perfect results. You can also select partial
information,
metering or center-weighted average metering, AE
such
as
shutter
speed, lens aperture, shooting
mode, focusing point and frame
Super large 30x30mm LCD displays
shooting data at a glance
LOCK and exposure
compensation.
counter, as well as a host of other data. Shooting at night, just touch a button
and the LCD comes alive with an orange glow that makes it easy to read, even
in total darkness. The viewfinder features dioptric adjustment (-2.5 to +0.5 dpt)
that allows most eyeglass wearers to shoot without them.
2.5fps continuous shooting mode
for life that doesn’t stand still
EOS 300V shoots at 2.5 frames per second in continuous shooting
mode so you can follow sports action no matter how fast and furious.
And advanced AI Servo AF keeps it all sharp!
More features than you can handle
Auto exposure
bracketing
Light up your life
To be sure of capturing that once-in-
The built-in pop-up flash features
a-lifetime moment, or whenever you
want a choice of exposures, auto
advanced TTL off-the-film 3-zone
over exposure
metering linked to the AF points. In
exposure bracketing allows you to
short, your subject will be perfectly
shoot three frames – one at proper
exposed indoors or out. Optional
exposure, one a bit brighter, and one
a bit darker (±2 stops in 1/2-stop
Canon speedlites can be used
whenever greater flash power is
normal exposure
needed. Canon EX series speedlites
increments).
provide additional creative features,
such as FE LOCK and flash exposure
compensation. There's also a flash-off
under exposure
setting on the command dial when
you prefer shooting with ambient light.
Accompanied by a
cast of thousands
The EOS 300V can use the entire range of
Canon EF lenses and accessories, ranging from
fish-eye to super-telephoto. It is equipped with a
stainless steel lens mount not usually found in
cameras as affordably priced.
Specifications
Optional accessories
TYPE
35mm SLR (single lens reflex) AF/AE camera with built-in winder
and flash
LENS MOUNT
Canon EF mount (fully electronic control)
USABLE LENSES
Canon EF lenses
VIEWFINDER
Viewfinder type
Eye-level mirror pentaprism
Standard diopter
-1 diopter
Dioptric adjustment
- 2.5 to +0.5 dpt
Focusing screen
New laser-matte screen with 7 AF points (fixed)
Superimposition
Flashes in red at the AF points within the AF frame
Depth-of-field
Enabled with depth-of-field preview button
AUTOFOCUS
AF control system
Focusing modes
TTL-CT-SIR (Through-the-lens Secondary Image Registration,
center-cross type) with CMOS sensor
One-shot AF
Predictive AI SERVO AF
AI FOCUS AF
Manual focusing
AF working range
EV 1-18 at ISO 100
AF assist beam
Built-in AF-assist beam. Lights automatically in low light
AF point display
Superimposed display in viewfinder and on LCD panel on back of
camera
SHUTTER
Shutter type
Vertical-travel, focal-plane shutter with all speeds electronically
controlled
Shutter speed
1/2000 to 30 sec. (in 1/2 stops increments), bulb
Self-timer
Electronically controlled, 10-sec. delay
Camera shake warning
Provided for Full Auto and Programmed Image Control modes
EXPOSURE CONTROL
Light metering
TTL full aperture metering with a 35-zone silicon photocell
Metering modes available
Evaluative metering
Partial metering at center (approx. 9.5% of viewfinder at center)
Center weighted average metering
Metering Range
EV 1-20 (20°C with 50mm f/1.4, ISO 100)
Shooting modes
Green mode (full auto)
Programmed Image Control (Portrait, Landscape, Close-up,
Sports, Night Portrait, Flash-off)
Intelligent Program AE (P)
Shutter-priority AE (Tv)
Aperture-priority AE (Av)
Manual (M)
Auto-Depth-of-Field AE (A-DEP)
Exposure compensation
AEB (Auto exposure bracketing) and Manual
Multiple Exposures
Up to 9 multiple exposures can be set
FILM HANDLING
Film speed setting
Automatic setting with DX code: ISO 25-5000 in 1/3-stop
increments
Manual setting: ISO 6-6400 in 1/3-stop increments
Film loading
Automatic prewind system: after loading cartridge and closing
back cover, the film automatically winds to the end of the roll and
stops
Film advance
Automatically selected according to shooting modes between
Single frame and Continuous shooting (max. 2.5 fps)
Film rewind
Automatic at end of the roll
Mid-roll rewind possible
BUILT-IN FLASH
Type
Guide number (ISO 100, m)
12
Coverage Angle
Covers 28mm lens angle
Recycling time
Approximately 2 sec.
X-sync
Fastest synchronisation speed 1/90 sec.
Shooting Distance Range
1-4.2m (ISO 100 negative film, EF 28-90mm f/4-5.6 lens)
Red-eye Reduction Function
Available in all picture-taking modes except Landscape, Sports
and Flash-Off
Flash exposure system
Flash contact
TTL off-the-film, 3-zone, autoflash metering linked to AF points
POWER SOURCE
Battery
With battery pack BP-220
Battery check
LCD PANEL
External display
Illumination
DATE VERSION
Type
Two CR2 lithium batteries
4 x LR6 (AA alkaline batteries)(6V) or
4 x NiMH (4.8V)
Battery level is displayed on LCD panel in one of four levels
Large LCD panel on back cover
Lights with the LCD panel illumination buttom (appr. 6 sec.)
Built-in auto calendar adjustable from 1.1.2000 to 12.31.2099
(automatic adjustment for leap months and years)
1. Month, day, year, 2. Day, month, year, 3. Year, month, day,
4. Day, hour, minute, 5. Blank
Imprinting position
Lower right of picture in orange
Wireless remote control
Compatible with optional remote control RC-1 and RC-5
Weight
EP-EX15 Eyepiece Extender
Accessory shoe for external Speedlites
Imprinting format
DIMENSIONS
Size (w x h x d)
BP-220 Battery Pack
Built-in, serial controlled, retractable TTL autoflash head in the
pentaprism
RS60-E3 Remote Switch
130 x 88 x 64mm
365g
EX Series Speedlites
All data are based on Canon's Standard Test Method. Specifications are accurate at time of launch.
Specifications subject to change without notice.
Asia Regional Headquarters:
Canon Hongkong Co., Ltd.
9/F., The Hong Kong Club Building,
3A Chater Road, Central, Hong Kong
Website: www.canon-asia.com
Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd.
79 Anson Road, #09-01/06,
Singapore 079906
0034W039 Canon Hongkong Co., Ltd. 2002
PRINTED IN HONG KONG
Was this manual useful for you? yes no
Thank you for your participation!

* Your assessment is very important for improving the work of artificial intelligence, which forms the content of this project

Download PDF

advertisement