Canon EOS 500D comes with a 15.1-megapixel CMOS sensor and DIGIC 4 Digital Image Processor, which not only captures images in details but also supports Full HD (1920x1080) H.264 MPEG-4 movies in the newly added Movie Shooting Mode.
This kit comes with 1 Canon EOS 500D DSLR Camera 1 LP-E5 Battery Pack 1 LC-E5 Battery Charger 1 IFC-200U Data Cable (USB) 1 AVC-DC400 AV Cable 1 EW-100D BIII Strap 1 CD-ROM 1 User s Guide 1 Eyecup Ef 1 EF-S 18-55mm f-3.5-5.6 IS Lens
Camera Type Digital, single-lens reflex, AF/AE camera Recording medium SD and SDHC card Compatible lenses Canon EF lenses (including EF-S lenses) Lens Mount Canon EF mount Image Sensor Type CMOS sensor Effective Pixels Approx. 15.10 megapixels Image Sensor Size 22.3mm x 14.9mm Aspect ratio 3 2 Dust deletion feature Auto, Manual, Dust Delete Data appending Recording System Recording format Design rule for Camera File System 2.0 Image type JPEG, RAW (14-bit Canon original) RAW + JPEG simultaneous recording possible MOV Recording pixels (1) Large Approx. 15.10 megapixels (4752 x 3168) (2) Medium Approx. 8.00 megapixels (3456 x 2304) (3) Small Approx. 3.70 megapixels (2352 x 1568) (4) RAW Approx. 15.10 megapixels (4752 x 3168) File numbering Consecutive numbering, auto reset and manual reset
Imaging Processor Picture Style Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Def. 1-3 White Balance Auto (AWB), daylight, shade, cloudy, tungsten, light, white fluorescent light, flash, custom (custom WB) Noise Reduction Applicable to long exposures and high ISO speed shots Automatic Image Brightness Correction Auto Lighting Optimizer with Face Detection Highlight Tone Priority Provided Lens Peripheral Illumination Correction Provided Colour Space sRGB, Adobe RGB Viewfinder Type Eye-level pentamirror Coverage Vertical/Horizontal approx. 95% Magnification Approx. 0.87 x (-1m-1 with 50mm lens at infinity) Eyepoint Approx. 19mm (From eyepiece lens center at -1m-1) Built-in dioptric adjustment -3.0 - +1.0 m-1dpt Focusing screen Fixed Mirror Quick-return type Depth-of-field preview Enabled with depth-of-field preview button Autofocus Type TTL secondary image-registration, phase detection AF Points 9 AF Working Range EV -0.5 - 18 (at 23 C/73 F, ISO 100) Focusing Modes One-Shot AF, AI Servo AF, AI Focus AF, Manual focusing AF-assist beam Intermittent firing of built-in flash Effective range Approx. 4.0m/13.1 ft. at center, approx 3.5m/11.5ft at periphery (with an EOS-dedicated Speedlite attached, the Speedlite s AF-assist beam is emitted instead)
Exposure Control Metering Modes TTL full aperture metering with 35-zone SPC (1) Evaluative metering (linkable to all AF points) (2) Partial metering (approx. 9% of viewfinder at center) (3) Spot metering (center, approx. 4% viewfinder) (4) Center-weighted average metering Metering range EV 1-20 (at 23 C/73 F with EF50mm f/1.4 lens, ISO 100) Exposure control Program AE, shutter-priority AE, aperture-priority AE, depth-of-field AE, full auto (Program AE non-shiftable), Programmed Image Control Modes (Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports, Night Portrait, Flash OFF), manual exposure (including bulb), E-TTL II autoflash program AE (evaluative average metering) ISO Speed (Recommended exposure index) ISO 100... (whole-stop increments), ISO expansion 6400, 12800. * In Basic Zone modes, Auto ISO sets the ISO automatically within 100... *The minimum ISO speed when (highlight tone priority) is enabled will be ISO 200 Exposure compensation +/-3 stops in 1/3-stop or 1/2-half increments, Manual and AEB correction AE lock Auto Applied in One-Shot AF mode with evaluative metering when focus is achieved Manual By AE lock button Shutter Type Electronically-controlled, focal-plane shutter Shutter Speeds 1/4000 sec. to 30 sec., bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode.) X-sync at 1/200 sec. Drive System Drive modes Single, continuous, Self-time 10sec. Delay//Remote control, self-timer 2sec. delay, Self-timer 10sec delay + continuous shooting (2 to 10 shots) Continuous shooting speed Max. approx. 3.4 shots/sec. Max. burst JPEG Large/Fine Approx. 170 shots RAW Approx. 9 shots Built in Flash Type Auto pop-up, retractable, built-in flash in the pentamirror Guide No. 13/43 (at ISO 100 meters/feet) Recycle time Approx. 3 sec Flash coverage 17mm focal length (equivalent to 27mm in 135 format) Flash metering system E-TTL II autoflash (evaluative, average), FE lock
Live View Functions Shooting modes Still photo shooting and movie shooting Focusing Quick mode (Phase-difference detection) Live mode, Live face detection mode (Contrast detection) Manual focusing (5x/10x magnification possible) Metering modes Evaluating metering with the image sensor (still photos) / Center-weighted average metering (movies) Metering range EV 0-20 (at 23 C/73 F with EF50mm f/1.4 lens, ISO 100) Movie MOV (Video H.264, Audio Linear PCM) Recording size 1920 x 1080 20fps (Full HD), 1280 x 720 30fps and 640 x 480 30fps (SD) Continuous movie shooting time Full HD approx. 12 min. SD approx. 24 min. Max file size 4GB per clip LCD Monitor Type TFT colour liquid-crystal monitor Monitor Size and Dots 3-in. with approx. 920,000 dots (VGA) Coverage Approx. 100% Brightness adjustment Manual (7 levels) Interface languages 25 Image Playback Image Display Formats Single, Single + Info (Image-recording quality, shooting information, histogram) 4-image index, 9-image index, image rotate possible Zoom Magnification Approx. 1.5x - 10x Image Browsing Methods Single image, jump by 10 or 100 images, jump by screen, by shooting date, by movie, by stills Highlight Alert Overexposed highlights blink Movie Playback Enabled (LCD monitor, video/audio OUT, HDMI OUT) Built-in speaker Direct Printing Compatible printers PictBridge-compatible printers Printable images JPEG and RAW images Print Ordering DPOF Version 1.1 compatible Interface Digital Terminal For personal computer communication and direct printing (Hi-Speed ...