Best in Class for Quality, Performance and Value.... Packed with value superior to any other camera in its class, the PowerShot A510 is brimming with that "best buy" feel. 3.2 Megapixel resolution, Canon's exclusive DIGIC Image Processor and a new, longer 4x optical zoom bring life-like detail and radiant color to all your images. This camera is exceptionally easy to use, with a new ergonomic grip and big 1.8 inch LCD screen.
PowerShot A510's 3.2 Megapixel CCD delivers the rich, clear detail you want, even in your largest prints. The camera features a newly engineered 4x optical zoom lens with a versatile focal length of 35-140 mm (35mm film equivalent), so you'll be ready for everything from snapshots to landscapes.
The zoom also offers a higher magnification for the 4x zoom ratio, giving excellent clarity toyour close-ups. The optical zoom combines with a 3.2x digital zoom for a total of 13x zoom power. The new smaller, lighter design will have you taking the PowerShot A510 with you wherever you go.
Canon's exclusive DIGIC Image Processor revolutionized how you shoot digital by allowing the camera to process images faster and improving the accuracy of the autofocus. DIGIC also reduces the effects on noise in your images. iSAPS Technology is an entirely new scene-recognition technology developed for digital cameras by Canon. Using an internal database of thousands of different photos, iSAPS works with the fast DIGIC Image Processor to improve focus speed and accuracy, as well as exposure and white balance.
Bright and sharp, the camera's power-saving LCD monitor measures a full 1.8 inches with a stunning 115,000 pixel resolution. With it, you can view your scene before and after you shoot it with extraordinary clarity.
The camera's cleanly integrated grip gives you a comfortable, steady hold. Controls on the rear panel are configured simply and placed intelligently to make shooting and playback easy and natural.
With the PowerShot A510's 9-point AiAF, you can count on exact focus no matter where your subject is in the frame. Plus, you've also got Special Scene Modes that give you breathtaking, exhilarating pictures even when shooting conditions are tough.
Special Scene Mode, Capture brilliant shots of autumn foliage, greenery or blossoms, Shoot clear snow scenes without darkened subjects and bluish tint, Get clear shots of people at a sunny beach without the darkened faces, Grab brilliant images of skyrocketing fireworks, Capture underwater images with reduced backscatter effect. (Note: Optional Waterproof Case WP-DC60 required for shooting any underwater images)
Reduces blur and improves color accuracy when shooting handheld indoors Reduced time lag freezes fast-moving subjects so you won't miss those special shots, Get natural looking pictures with brighter backgrounds and subjects lit by flash.
The A510's Print/Share Button makes direct printing easier than ever.