Canon PowerShot SX500 IS. The 16 Megapixel PowerShot SX500 IS packs a high quality 30x optical zoom into a mini ultra-zoom body that’s easy to use. Intelligent IS keeps shots and movies steady no matter how far you zoom.
Get closer and capture the full detail of distant subjects with a huge 30x optical zoom, up to 60x with ZoomPlus. Fit more in the frame with 24mm ultra wide-angle for great group shots and stunning landscapes.
The huge zoom fits neatly into a mini ultra-zoom body that’s so small it’s easy to carry, wherever you go.
A 16 Megapixel sensor delivers detailed high-resolution images that can be printed at very large sizes (A3+) or cropped to achieve the desired composition.
Intelligent IS automatically selects the appropriate optical Image Stabilizer setting from 7 modes – combating camera shake to prevent blur and ensuring sharp, detailed photos and videos at full zoom or handheld in low light.
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A large, high quality LCD screen with wide viewing angle allows for easy framing, effortless menu navigation and pleasurable reviewing and playback. Easy Hints & Tips help you understand your camera and improve your results.
Effortlessly shoot great photos or movies with Smart Auto, which detects the scene and selects optimal settings from 32 variables (21 in movies). All you have to do is point and shoot.
Easily record high quality HD movies (720p) with stereo sound and optical zoom, with one touch of the Movie Record button.
Dynamic and Powered Image Stabilizer modes keep movies steady when shooting on the move or using full zoom.