Canon has a long history of making quality cameras and the Canon digital cameras are no exception. Canon offers a whole host of digital cameras in a variety of sizes and with a plethora of features and there’s a price range for every budget. Canon customers overwhelming believe that they get a good deal for their money with Canon digital cameras and most Canon camera buyers remain brand loyal to Canon as they upgrade.
Subcompact Canon Digital Cameras
The Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS ELPH is perfect for those who want a small camera that easily fits into a pocket or purse.
Facts & Figures on the Canon PowerShot SD1100 is ELPH:
Average price: $180.00
Weight: 5 oz.
Optical Zoom: 3x
Battery life: 240 photos
The Canon PowerShot SD1100 is ELPH will take up to 400 photos when set on maximum quality. Image quality is considered to be very good.
Compact Canon Digital Cameras
Canon offers several digital cameras listed as compact. Although four of Canon’s compact digital cameras are recommended by Consumer Reports in their March 2009 issue, the PowerShot A590 IS is labeled as a Consumer Reports Best Buy.
Facts & Figures on the Canon PowerShot A590 IS:
Average price: $140.00
Weight: 8 oz.
Optical Zoom: 4x
Battery life: 450 photos
This Canon digital camera will take up to 100 photos at maximum quality. The image quality on the Canon PowerShot A 590 IS is considered to good.
Another Canon digital camera in the compact line is the Canon PowerShot G10. This Canon digital camera is a bit pricier but offers upgraded features.
Facts & Figures on the Canon PowerShot G10:
Average price: $470.00
Weight: 14 oz.
Optical Zoom: 5x
Battery life: 400 photos
This Canon digital camera also offers wide angle and manual controls. The image quality is considered to be very good.
SuperZoom Canon Digital Cameras
The Canon PowerShot SX10 IS is a SuperZoom digital camera those who want a very versatile zoom lens.
Facts & Figures on the Canon PowerShot X10 IS:
Average price: $370.00
Weight: 24 oz.
Optical Zoom: 20x
Battery life: 600 photos
The Canon PowerShot SX10 IS will take up to 400 photos at maximum quality. It also offers wide angle and manual controls and the image quality is considered to be very good.
My Canon Digital Camera: Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS/1000D with 18-55 mm lens
This past Christmas Santa agreed that I had been very, very good. Knowing that I loved the convenience and features of a digital camera but missed the print quality of my old Canon 35mm, Santa left me Canon EOS Digital XS/ 1000D with an 18-55 mm lens.
Facts & Figures on the Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS/1000D with 18-55 mm lens & accessories kit:
Average price: right under $1000.00 with lens and accessories
Weight: 1.1 lbs
The Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS/1000D kit is certainly more expensive than many of the of the Canon digital cameras available but it offers excellent image quality, top features and comes with many accessories.
The Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D Digital Camera & Accessories Kit:
EOS Rebel XS
Wide shoulder strap
USB interface cable
I love having the battery charger. I never have to be left with dead batteries the day of a special event. It just one more way our family can go green as we don’t have to replace or dispose of camera batteries. The bottom line is that I love the photo quality that I get with my Canon EOS Rebel.
If you’d like to see a landscape, action shot and close up taken with digital camera, you can check out these Winter Storm photos.
Where are Canon digital cameras made? If you’re like us and you’re interested in knowing where your electronic toys are made, the Canon digital camera is made in Japan, the lens is made in Taiwan and if you have a version with a battery charger, it is made in China.
When it comes to digital cameras, Canon offers some picture perfect solutions for the photo moments in your life.
Consumer Reports magazine, March 2009
personal experience as the owner of 4 Canon cameras