Canon PowerShot Pro70 Digital Camera

Canon Updated: 2007-07-28
Canon PowerShot Pro70 Digital Camera

Professional-Quality Photography Goes Digital.
Designed for those who are serious about their photography, the Canon PowerShot Pro70 produces images at up to 1536x1024 pixel resolution and boasts a 28-70mm power zoom lens.  Drawing on design elements of Canon's top-selling EOS, the Pro70 features sophisticated autofocus, four frame per second shooting in burst mode, and dual slots for CompactFlash cards.


Type of Camera PowerShot Pro 70
Image Capture Device
Type 1/2-inch Charge-Coupled Device (CCD)
Total Pixels Approx. 1.68 million
Effective Pixels Approx. 1.57 million
Lens Focal Length 6mm f/2.0 - 15mm f/2.4 (2.5x zoom) (equivalent to 28-70mm in 35mm format)
Focusing Range Advanced TTL System (Canon's TTL Phase Differential Detection)
Autofocus System9 groups, 13 elements (2 aspherical)
Viewfinder Real-image Zoom Viewfinder
LCD Monitor 2" TFT (low temperature polysilicon TFT with multi-angle display capability)
LCD Pixels 113,578 (521 x 218)
Aperture and Shutter
Maximum Aperture f/2.0 (wide-angle), f/2.4 (telelphoto) - f/8.0 plus f/16
Shutter Speed 1/2 - 1/500 sec. (large mode) 1/2 - 1/8,000 sec. (small mode)
Exposure Control ISO Sensitivity/ISO 100 - 400
Light Metering Method TTL intelligent light metering
Exposure Control Method Auto-exposure, aperture priority and exposure compensation
Exposure Compensation ± 2 EV in 1/3 step increments