Shy and modest is so yesterday. Get ready for brilliance that's the center of attention once the PowerShot SD1400 IS Digital ELPH camera is in your hands.
First glance says it all: nothing moves you like the impact of sleek sculpture, especially when it's drenched in the purest, ripest colors. Inside, Canon engineers defy micro-space with big, brilliant innovation. How do they do it? Who cares!
Technologies for the Pursuit of the Perfect Image.
Capture each one of your family and friends in every shot with a 28mm Wide-Angle Lens, 4x Optical Zoom and Optical Image Stabilizer.
The PowerShot SD1400 IS Digital ELPH has a 28mm Wide-Angle Lens with 4x Optical Zoom Lens that makes it easy to get not only breathtaking panoramas, but also the inspiring, emotive close-ups that will make your images lasting keepsakes. This magnificent lens gives you the power to shoot distant subjects with razor-sharp precision and stunning lifelike color. So you can brilliantly capture a closer shot of a landscape, or a child's big smile.
Shoot Video in HD and Enjoy Easy HD Playback.
720p HD movie shooting capability plus HDMI output connector for easy playback of video and photos on your HDTV.
The PowerShot SD1400 IS Digital ELPH lets you record video in beautiful 720p high definition (1280 x 720 pixels). The camera also makes it easy to enjoy HD movies (and still photos) on your HDTV with a mini-HDMI connector for direct connection to a high definition TV monitor. You'll enjoy the HD experience with no degradation of image or audio in the signal, plus the ability to display up to 130 still images at once.
Capture Your Best Shots Easily.
Let Smart AUTO do the work for you by intelligently selecting the proper settings for the camera based on 22 predefined shooting situations.
Just set the Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS Digital ELPH to Smart AUTO and you're ready for maximum enjoyment from your picture-taking every time. It's a relaxing and satisfying way to shoot because you can completely concentrate on your subject knowing that the camera has the technical details covered. Advanced Canon technology intelligently analyzes your situation and shooting conditions. Then it automatically selects an appropriate setting from 22 specially defined settings. So whether you're photographing flowers, a captivating sunset, or your friends at the park, you can be confident that you're getting dramatic, memorable images.
• Shooting Modes
Advanced presets for the best possible photos under certain conditions. With 22 Shooting Modes, you're ready for whatever shot comesyour way:
Recognizes typical shooting scenes, and detects faces, brightness, colors, distance and movement without the need to switch modes.
• P Program
Access advanced exposure compensation features while shooting mostly automatically.
The camera sets a large aperture, focusing the subject and artistically blurring the background to make your subject "pop."
• Night Snapshot
Get natural-looking pictures with brighter backgrounds and subjects lit by flash.
• Kids & Pets
Reduced focusing time for even faster shutter response, so you won't miss those special shots.
Reduce blur and improve color accuracy when shooting indoors.
• Smart Shutter
The camera automatically takes the photo when people smile, wink, or get into frame.
• Low Light
For high quality image capture in an amazing range of dimly-lit situations.
• Color Accent
Choose to retain a single color in your image while other colors turn monochrome.
• Color Swap
Select a color and replace it with a color you specify for special effects.
• Fisheye Effect
The image is slightly curved around its center, creating a striking picture.
• Miniature Effect
Create an illusion where very large objects appear in miniature proportions.
Get clear shots of people at a sunny beach without darkened faces.
Underwater Capture underwater images with reduced backscatter effect. (Note: Optional Waterproof Case WP-DC37 required for shooting any underwater images)
Capture brilliant shots of autumn foliage, greenery and blossoms
Shoot clear snow scenes without darkened subjects or an unnatural bluish tint.
Grab brilliant images of skyrocketing fireworks.
• Long Shutter
Use to blur moving subjects for artistic effect, ideal for urban night photography.
• Stitch Assist
Build awe-inspiring panoramas by neatly aligning sequential images.
Shoot in HD (1280 x 720 at 30 fps) for up to 10 min. or 4GB per clip, VGA (640 x 480 at 30 fps), QVGA (320 x 240 at 30 fps) for up to 1 hour or 4GB per clip.
Creative Effects Take Your Photos Further.
Bring creativity to your photos with new scene modes such as Miniature Effect and Fisheye Effect. Plus Low Light mode for dimly-lit situations.
The Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS Digital ELPH offers creative effects similar to those found in certain professional lenses. Miniature Effect creates an illusion where very large objects appear in miniature proportions. Turn soaring cityscapes into a scene in seemingly dollhouse-like proportions.
Technologies That Do the Job for You.
New Smart Shutter technology automatically takes a picture when the subject smiles or winks.
Smart Shutter, which includes Smile Self-timer, Wink Self-timer and Face Self-timer, detects faces in the scene and releases the shutter automatically in response to the appearance of an additional face, or when a smile or sassy wink occurs. These technologies take the guesswork out of your photography
|Type of Camera||Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 3x Optical/4x Digital/12x Combined Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer System|
|Image Capture Type||1/2.3-inch type Charge Coupled Device (CCD)|
|Total Pixels||Approx. 14.5 Megapixels|
|Effective Pixels||Approx. 14.1 Megapixels|
|Focal Length||5.0 (W) - 20.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 28 - 112mm)|
|Focusing Range||Normal: 1.2 in. (3 cm) - infinity (W), 2.6 ft. (80 cm) - infinity (T)
Macro: 1.2 in - 1.6 ft (3 - 50 cm) (W)
|Autofocus System||TTL Autofocus|
|LCD Monitor||2.7-inch TFT color LCD (wide viewing angle type)|
|LCD Pixels||Approx. 230,000 pixels|
|Maximum Aperture||f/2.8 (W) - f/5.9 (T)|
|Shutter Speed||15-1/1500 sec.
15-1/1500 sec. (Total shutter speed range); Long Shutter operates with noise reduction when manually set at 1.3 - 15 sec.
|ISO Sensitivity||Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600 equivalent (Standard Output Sensitivity. Recommended Exposure Index)|
|Light Metering Method||Evaluative*, Center-Weighted average, Spot**
* Control to incorporate facial brightness in Face Detection AF
** Metering frame is fixed to the center
|Exposure Control Method||Program AE, i-Contrast; AE Lock|
|Exposure Compensation||±2 stops in 1/3-stop increments|
|White Balance Control||Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom|
|Built-in Flash||Auto, Red-eye Reduction, Auto Red-eye Correction, Flash On, Flash Off; FE lock, Slow Synchro|
|Flash Range||(12 in. - 13 ft (W) 1.6 - 6.6 (T) / 30 cm - 4.0 m (W), 50 cm - 2.0 m (T)
Image brightness may diminish depending on the shooting distance
|Recycling Time||10 sec. or less (battery voltage=3.7V)|
|Shooting Modes||Auto*, P, Portrait, Night Snapshot, Kids & Pets, Indoor, Smart Shutter **, Low Light, Color Accent, Color Swap, Fisheye Effect, Miniature Effect, Beach, Underwater, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter, Stitch Assist, Movie
*Automatically detects shooting scene
**Smile, Wink Self-timer, Face Detection Self-timer
|Photo Effects||My Colors Off, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Custom*
*Adjustment of contrast, sharpness, saturation, red, green, blue and skin tone are available
|Self-Timer||Activates shutter after an approx. 10 sec. delay/approx. 2-sec. delay/custom*tim
*Shoot start time (0-10 sec. (in one-second increments), 15/20/30 sec.) and number of shots (1-10 shots (in one-shot increments)) can be specified.
|Continuous Shooting||Approx. 0.7 fps shots/sec. (approx. 2.6 shots/sec. in Low Light)|
|Storage Media||SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card, MultiMediaCard, MMC Plus Card, HC MMC Plus Card|
|File Format||Design rule for camera file system, DPOF (Version 1.1) compliant|
|Image Compression||Normal, Fine|
|JPEG Compression Mode||Still Image: Exif 2.2 (JPEG)
Movie: MOV (Image: H.264; Audio: Linear PCM (Monaural))
|Number of Recording Pixels||Still Image: 4320 x 3240 (Large), 3456 x 2592 (Medium 1), 2592 x 1944 (Medium 2), 1600 x 1200 (Medium 3/Date Stamp), 640 x 480 (Small), 4320 x 2432 (Widescreen), 2144 x 1608 (Low Light)
Movie: HD 1280 x 720 (30 fps available up to 10 min or 4GB per clip), 640 x 480 (30 fps) or 320 x 240 (30 fps) or 320 x 240 (30 fps) available up to 60 min. or 4GB per clip
|Playback Modes File||Easy, Auto Rotate (Automatic vertical/horizontal detection), Resume Playback, Image Advance (Operation Tools, Transition effects, Scroll Display), Rotate, Favorites, My Category, Smart Shuffle, Filtered Playback, Slide Show (Playback Interval, Repeat, Effect, Playlist)|
|Erase Modes||Select image, all images (all filtered images)
The image data in the memory card stored with the Design rule for Camera File systems format can be erased (however, protected images cannot be erased)
Movies can be erased one time: select image, select range, select all images (all filtered images)
Prevents still images and movies protected on camera (specify during playback from being deleted).
|Computer Interface||Hi-Speed USB (Dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video*
* mini-B compatible.
|Other||Mini-HDMI cable: connection to high definition monitor; SD Memory card slot: direct connection to Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers, PIXMA Inkjet Photo Printers and PictBridge-compatible printers via camera's USB 2.0 Hi-Speed cable|
|Power Source||1. Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery NB-4L
2. AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC10 (optional)
|Shooting Capacity||Still Image: approx. 230 shots* (LCD on)|
|Playback Time||Approx. 360 min.|
|Dimensions (WxHxD)||3.63 x 2.21 x 0.70 in. (92.2 x 56.1 x 17.8mm)|
|Weight||Approx. 4.69 oz./133g (includes batteries and memory card)|
|Warranty||Canon 1 year limited warranty|