Canon PowerShot D30 Underwater Digital Point & Shoot Camera, Blue
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Canon PowerShot D30 Underwater Digital Point & Shoot Camera, Blue

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About Canon PowerShot D30

The Canon PowerShot D30 Underwater Camera is the ideal choice for intrepid types who often find themselves outdoors, underwater or in extreme situations. Currently the camera with the world's deepest waterproof performance, the PowerShot D30 dives to a full 82 feet for excellent scuba and snorkeling flexibility. Bikers, hikers, skiers and climbers can also confidently pack the PowerShot D30 to document the day's action, the camera is shockproof to 6.5 feet and temperature resistant all the way from 14deg. to 104deg.F. 

The camera's built-in GPS tracker records the location and time of all the images and videos you capture and the new Sunlight LCD mode makes it easy to see the monitor even on bright, sunny days. Whether you're underwater or on dry land, images are beautifully clear, steady and loaded with detail and natural color thanks to the Canon HS SYSTEM and Intelligent IS. When you're too busy to choose camera settings, Smart AUTO does it for you by automatically recognizing 32 predefined shooting situations, capturing the best quality with every shot.

Canon PowerShot D30 Features

  • World's deepest waterproof camera down to 82 ft. below sea level: Now you can capture beautiful underwater stills and video without the need for a waterproof case. The PowerShot D30 boasts the current world's deepest underwater performance of an astonishing 82 feet
  • Shockproof to 6.5 feet and temperature-resistant from 14 to 104 deg. Fahrenheit: The PowerShot D30 is built to come along on all your active pursuits. Whether you're skiing, cycling, climbing, hiking, even performing high movement activities in extreme temperatures, this camera can handle it
  • Experience the Power: 12.1 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor combined with the Canon DIGIC 4 Image Processor creates the Canon HS SYSTEM, which helps provide excellent low-light performance
  • Capture stunning 1080p Full HD video with a dedicated movie button: Record the fun and excitement of your outdoor adventures in crisp, clear high definition video on the PowerShot D30. A dedicated movie button means you're always ready to capture the movement as it happens
  • GPS Technology: The PowerShot D30 digital camera is equipped with Global Positioning System technology. You can travel the world and let the camera automatically record the locations and local times of your stills and videos. The camera can also use the GPS unit to automatically set the exact time
  • Sunlight LCD mode: The PowerShot D30 is the perfect companion even in the brightest sunlight. The camera has been equipped with a new Sunlight LCD mode that reduces glare, making the LCD monitor easy to see even in bright light
  • Smart AUTO: Sophisticated Canon technology that makes getting that great shot as simple as pressing the shutter button, Smart AUTO automatically detects scenes by assessing various factors in both the background and the subject
  • Shooting Modes-Program: The camera automatically and intelligently selects the aperture/shutter speed combination based on the shooting conditions
  • Shooting Modes-Movie Digest: Automatically selects shooting settings for optimal quality and records a video clip every time you capture a still image. One day's worth of clips are then combined into a single video
  • Shooting Modes-Portrait: Brings the subject into focus while beautifully blurring the background
  • Shooting Modes-Smart Shutter: The camera automatically takes the photo when people smile, wink, or get into frame
  • Shooting Modes-Handheld Night Scene: Take clear and steady pictures at night without the use of a tripod
  • Shooting Modes-Low Light: For high quality image capture in an amazing range of dimly lit situations
  • Shooting Modes-Fisheye Effect: Now you can get the fisheye effect - a classic photographic distortion - without a fisheye lens
  • Shooting Modes-Miniature Effect: Give images a miniature look with an effect that emphasizes perspective by blurring the top and bottom of the image
  • Shooting Modes-Toy Camera Effect: Simulates photos taken with "toy" or pinhole cameras, darkening the image at the edges to create a vignette effect
  • Shooting Modes-Monochrome: Choose from three single-tone effects: Black-and-White, Sepia, or Blue
  • Shooting Modes-Super Vivid: Super Vivid intensifies existing hues, saturating the scene with bright colors
  • Shooting Modes-Poster Effect: Poster Effect combines several similar shades into one color, turning subtle gradations into eye-catching, scene-popping contrasts
  • Shooting Modes-Color Accent: Choose to retain a single color in your image while other colors turn monochrome
  • Shooting Modes-Color Swap: Select a color and replace it with a color you specify for special effects
  • Shooting Modes-Underwater: Capture underwater images with reduced backscatter effect
  • Shooting Modes-Underwater Macro: Enables close-ups by capturing a magnified image of the subject
  • Shooting Modes-Snow: Shoot clear snow scenes without darkened subjects or an unnatural bluish tint
  • Intelligent IS-The innovative Canon Optical Image Stabilization technology, Intelligent IS, analyzes camera movement and applies the best shake correction method for the shooting situation. For stills, the system automatically selects among Normal, Panning, Macro (Hybrid) and Tripod modes

From the Manufacturer

Your Partner in Adventure

Need a camera that can keep up with your adventurous lifestyle? The tough and sporty PowerShot D30 is the ideal choice for intrepid types who often find themselves outdoors, underwater or in extreme situations. Currently the camera with the world’s deepest* waterproof performance, the PowerShot D30 dives to a full 82 feet for excellent scuba and snorkeling flexibility. Bikers, hikers, skiers and climbers can also confidently pack the PowerShot D30 to document the day’s action: the camera is shockproof to 6.5 feet, and temperature resistant all the way from 14° to 104°F**. The camera’s built-in GPS*** tracker records the location and time of all the images and videos you capture, and the new Sunlight LCD mode makes it easy to see the monitor even on bright, sunny days. Whether you’re underwater or on dry land, images are beautifully clear, steady and loaded with detail and natural color thanks to the Canon HS SYSTEM and Intelligent IS. When you’re too busy to choose camera settings, Smart AUTO does it for you by automatically recognizing 32 predefined shooting situations, capturing the best quality with every shot.

* As of January 20, 2014. For compact-type waterproof digital cameras.
** Based on Canon Standard.
*** In certain countries and regions, the use of GPS may be restricted. Therefore, be sure to use GPS in accordance with the laws and regulations of your country or region. Be particularly careful when traveling outside your home country. As a signal is received from GPS satellites, take sufficient measures when using in locations where the use of electronics is regulated. GPS tracking does not work underwater.

Features

  • World’s deepest* waterproof camera down to 82 ft. below sea level.
  • Shockproof to 6.5 feet, and temperature-resistant from 14 degrees to 104 degrees Fahrenheit**.
  • 12.1 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor combined with the Canon DIGIC 4 Image Processor creates the Canon HS SYSTEM, which helps provide excellent low-light performance.
  • Capture stunning 1080p Full HD video with a dedicated movie button.
  • Remember where and when your photos were taken with a built-in GPS*** tracker.
  • Sunlight LCD mode helps reduce glare so it’s easy to shoot or share photos outdoors.
  • Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper camera settings based on 32 predefined shooting situations.
  • Intelligent IS automatically chooses from six different modes to optimize image stabilization for the shooting condition.

* As of January 20, 2014. For compact-type waterproof digital cameras.
 ** Based on Canon Standard.
 *** In certain countries and regions, the use of GPS may be restricted. Therefore, be sure to use GPS in accordance with the laws and regulations of your country or region. Be particularly careful when traveling outside your home country. As a signal is received from GPS satellites, take sufficient measures when using in locations where the use of electronics is regulated. GPS tracking does not work underwater.

Deep-water Shooting Without a Case

World’s deepest* waterproof camera down to 82 ft. below sea level

Now you can capture beautiful underwater stills and video without the need for a waterproof case. The PowerShot D30 boasts the current world’s deepest underwater performance* of an astonishing 82 feet. That means that if you’re a certified Open Water scuba diver, you can comfortably explore the certification’s entire 59-foot range. The images and video you capture underwater will exhibit all the Canon quality you expect, with high resolution and vivid, natural color. And with the Movie Digest mode, you can record more of your dive without interrupting your enjoyment of it. The mode captures a still image plus up to 4 seconds of video prior to pressing the shutter, all without using the REC button.

* As of January 20, 2014. For compact-type waterproof digital cameras.

Engineered to Handle Extreme Conditions

Shockproof to 6.5 feet, and temperature-resistant from 14 degrees to 104 degrees Fahrenheit*

The PowerShot D30 is built to come along on all your active pursuits. Whether you’re skiing, cycling, climbing, hiking, even performing high movement activities in extreme temperatures, this camera can handle it. The PowerShot D30’s extremely durable construction can withstand drops of up to 6.5 feet*. And with a temperature-resistant range of 14° to 104°F*, you’ll be able to capture reliably beautiful images in both low and high-temperature environments. When adventure calls, the PowerShot D30 is ready.

* Based on Canon Standard.

Experience the Power

12.1 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor combined with the Canon DIGIC 4 Image Processor creates the Canon HS SYSTEM, which helps provide excellent low-light performance

The Canon HS SYSTEM on the PowerShot D30 lets you take bright, clear photos in an even wider range of shooting situations. The result of combining the camera’s 12.1 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor and the DIGIC 4 Image Processor, the Canon HS SYSTEM makes possible beautiful low-light shots with minimal noise and maximum detail in highlight and shadow areas. The 12.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor in the PowerShot D30 incorporates advanced light reception technology that enhances sensitivity while the DIGIC 4 Image Processor actively reduces noise, expanding the usable ISO range to an amazing high of 3200. The Canon HS SYSTEM takes the frustration out of low-light shooting, delivering clear, blur-free images.

Capture Adventures in Spectacular Full HD

Capture stunning 1080p Full HD video with a dedicated movie button

Record the fun and excitement of your outdoor adventures in crisp, clear high definition video on the PowerShot D30. A dedicated movie button means you’re always ready to capture the movement as it happens. Full HD video on the PowerShot D30 means everything from amazing mountain heights to beautiful underwater depths will be preserved with spectacular realism and detail, perfect for watching on an HDTV or sharing with family and friends. In addition to being able to shoot Full HD 1080p video at 24* frames per second, the PowerShot D30 can also shoot 720p HD video at 30** frames per second. With the PowerShot D30, you can also shoot video in the Apple® iFrame format, which is a computer-friendly standard that speeds up importing and editing of videos, ideal for sharing to social networking sites and emailing.

* Actual frame rate is 23.976.
** Actual frame rate is 29.97.

The Ideal Traveling Companion

GPS Technology

The PowerShot D30 digital camera is equipped with Global Positioning System (GPS)* technology. You can travel the world and let the camera automatically record the locations and local times of your stills and videos. The camera can also use the GPS unit to automatically set the exact time. You can maximize the usefulness of the GPS feature by using the special bundled Map Utility software that makes it fun to share the memories of your world adventures. In addition to displaying all your photos' locations on a world map, the camera's GPS system can also track your route from photo to photo – a great way to visualize each trip! You can also create and share custom maps and personal mini-travel guides with friends and family members.

* In certain countries and regions, the use of GPS may be restricted. Therefore, be sure to use GPS in accordance with the laws and regulations of your country or region. Be particularly careful when traveling outside your home country. As a signal is received from GPS satellites, take sufficient measures when using in locations where the use of electronics is regulated. GPS tracking does not work underwater.
The Map Utility software uses Google Maps for displaying maps.

Reduced Glare for Shooting Convenience

Sunlight LCD mode

The PowerShot D30 is the perfect companion even in the brightest sunlight. The camera has been equipped with a new Sunlight LCD mode that reduces glare, making the LCD monitor easy to see even in bright light. This enhanced visibility not only makes framing and shooting easier, but also makes it easy to review what you’ve captured and show it to others.

A Smarter Camera Means Better Photos and Videos

Smart AUTO

Sophisticated Canon technology that makes getting that great shot as simple as pressing the shutter button, Smart AUTO automatically detects scenes by assessing various factors in both the background and the subject. On the PowerShot D30, detected scenes are analyzed using 32 predefined shooting situations. The camera then makes optimal settings to ensure the best possible image capture, whether you're shooting stills or video. Smart AUTO also includes Advanced Subject Detection, which allows the camera to detect and track non-human moving subjects like animals and vehicles. With Smart AUTO, all you have to do is frame your shot and capture away.

A Steady Image is a Beautiful Image

Intelligent IS

The innovative Canon Optical Image Stabilization technology, Intelligent IS, analyzes camera movement and applies the best shake correction method for the shooting situation. For stills, the system automatically selects among Normal, Panning, Macro (Hybrid) and Tripod modes. When shooting video, the system automatically selects among Dynamic, Powered, Macro and Tripod modes. With Intelligent IS, you can concentrate on image capture, letting the camera make the most effective IS settings to help capture the steadiest possible image.

What’s in the Box

  • PowerShot D30
  • Battery Pack NB-6LH
  • Battery Charger CB-2LY
  • Wrist Strap WS-DC8

Specification

Canon PowerShot D30 Specifications
Camera: Type
Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 5x Optical, 4x Digital and 20x Combined Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer
Image Capture Device: Type
12.1 Megapixel, 1/2.3-inch CMOS
Image Capture Device: Total Pixels
Approx. 12.8 Megapixels
Image Capture Device: Digital Zoom
4.0x
Image Capture Device: Focusing Range
Auto: 0.4 in. (1 cm) - infinity (W); 3.3 ft. (1 m) - infinity (T);
Macro/Underwater Macro: 0.4 in. - 1.6 ft. (1-50 cm) (W);
Normal: 2.0 in. (5 cm) - infinity (W), 3.3 ft. (1 m) - infinity (T);
Quick: 9.8 ft. (3 m) (W,T)
Image Capture Device: Autofocus System
TTL Autofocus
LCD Monitor
3.0" TFT Color LCD with wide viewing angle
LCD Pixels
Approx. 461,000 dots
LCD Coverage
Approx. 100%
Maximum Aperture
f/3.9 (W), f/4.8 (T)
Shutter Speed
1-1/1600 sec.
15-1 sec. (Shooting long exposures)
ISO Sensitivity
Auto, ISO 100-3200
Light Metering Method
Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot
Facial brightness is evaluated in Face Detection AF
Metering frame is fixed to the center
Exposure Control Method
Manual Exposure, Program Shift, Safety Shift, AE Lock
Exposure Compensation
Still Images: +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
Videos: +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments (not available during shooting)
White Balance Control
Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Underwater, Custom
Camera automatically sets the optimal ISO speed according to shooting mode.
Built-in Flash
Auto, Flash On, Slow Synchro, Flash Off
Facial brightness is also evaluated in Face Detect
Flash Range
1.0' - 11' (W), 3.3 - 9.8' (T) (30cm - 3.5m (W), (1.0m - 3.0m (T))
Image brightness may diminish depending on the shooting distance
Recycling Time
10 sec. or less (battery voltage: 3.7 V)
Shooting Modes
Auto, P, Movie Digest, Portrait, Smart Shutter, Handheld Night Scene, Low Light, Fisheye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Color Accent, Color Swap, Underwater, Underwater Macro, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter, Stitch Assist, iFrame Movie, Super Slow Motion Movie
Smile, Wink Self-timer, Face Self-timer
Shooting movies is possible with the movie button
Photo Effects
My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin, Darker Skin, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color
Adjustment of contrast, sharpness, saturation, red, green, blue and skin tone are available
Self-Timer
Approx. 10-sec. delay/approx. 2-sec. delay/custom
Delay time (0-15 sec. (in one-second increments), 20/25/30 sec.) and number of shots (1-10 shots (in one-shot increments)) can be specified
Continuous Shooting
Normal: Approx. 1.9 shots/sec. (in P mode)
Normal: Approx. 1.9 shots/sec. (in Low Light mode)
Under conditions where the flash does not fire automatically
Differs depending on the zoom position.
Image Storage: Storage Media
SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
Image Storage: File Format
Design rule for Camera File system, DPOF (Version 1.1) compliant
Image Storage: Image Compression
Fine
Image Storage: JPEG Compression Mode
Still Image: Exif. 2.3 (JPEG)
Video: MOV (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: Linear PCM (Monaural))
Image Storage: No. of Recording Pixels 1
Still Images:
1) 16:9 - Large: 4000 x 2248; Medium 1: 2816 x 1584; Medium 2: 1920 x 1080; Small: 640 x 360
2) 3:2 - Large: 4000 x 2664; Medium 1: 2816 x 1880; Medium 2: 1600 x 1064; Small: 640 x 424
3) 4:3 - Large: 4000 x 3000; Medium 1: 2816 x 2112; Medium 2: 1600 x 1200; Small: 640 x 480
4) 1:1 - Large: 2992 x 2992; Medium 1: 2112 x 2112; Medium 2: 1200 x 1200; Small: 480 x 480
Image Storage: No. of Recording Pixels 2
Videos: Full HD 1920 x 1080: 24 fps (23.976)
iFrame Movie 1280 x 720: 30 fps (29.97)
HD 1280 x 720: 30 fps (29.97)
Miniature Effect 1280 x 720: 6 fps, 3 fps, 1.5 fps
Miniature Effect 640 x 480: 6 fps, 3 fps, 1.5 fps
Super Slow Motion 640 x 480: 120 fps
Super Slow Motion 320 x 240: 240 fps
Digest Movie 640 x 480: 30 fps (29.97)
640 x 480: 30 fps (29.97)
Playback Modes File 1
Stills & Videos:
Auto Rotate (Automatic vertical/horizontal detection), Image Advance (Transition Effects, Scroll Display), Rotate, Favorites, Smart Shuffle, Group Playback, Slideshow (Repeat, Interval, Effect)
Still Images:
Single, Index (4-100 thumbnails), Magnification (2-10x), Information Display, Red-eye Correction, i-Contrast, Resize, My Colors, Histogram, Overexposure Warning
Playback Modes File 2
Videos:
Normal Playback, Skip Backward, Previous Frame, Next Frame, Skip Forward
Displays playback position and shooting time
Erase Mode
Select Image, Select Range, Select All 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).
Using the Movie editing function, sections of the movie can be deleted.
Interfaces: Video Out
Analog: NTSC or PAL, Digital: HDMI (HDMI mini connector)
Interfaces: Audio Out
Monaural (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video)
Interfaces: Other
SD memory card slot; direct connection to Canon SELPHY, PIXMA Photo Printers & PictBridge compatible printers
Power Source
Battery Pack NB-6L/NB-6LH, AC Adapter Kit ACK-40
Shooting Capacity
Approx. 300 shots
Playback Time
Approx. 6 hours
Operating Temperature
14-104deg.F/-10-40deg.C
Operating Humidity
10-90%
Dimensions (W x H x D)
4.31 x 2.68 x 1.08" / 10.95 x 6.80 x 2.74cm
Weight
7.69oz / 218g (CIPA standard)
6.84oz / 193.91g (Body only

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