Canon PowerShot A2600, PowerShot A1400 Digital Cameras User Guide

The PowerShot A1400 is a compact, easy-to-use camera that retains the familiar feel of a classic point-and-shoot. Its large grip is easy to grasp and comfortable to hold, while the Optical Viewfinder is ideal for capturing photos in bright sunlight. A 16.0 Megapixel sensor and the DIGIC 4 Image Processor deliver stunning images with amazing detail. The 5x Optical Zoom with 28mm Wide-Angle lens brings you in close for grand shots, and Smart AUTO makes shooting beautiful images effortless, analyzing the scene and choosing the optimal settings from 32 predefined shooting situations. When the fun is on the move, capture it all in 720p HD Video using the dedicated movie button. The PowerShot A1400 runs on two convenient AA-alkaline batteries, readily available when and where you need it, and the new ECO Mode conserves power so you will still be ready to take photos long after the party is over.

Basic Guide

Initial Preparations
Trying the Camera Out
Using the Software
System Map

1. Camera Basics

Shutter Button
Optical Viewfinder
Shooting Display Options
FUNC. Menu
Indicator Display

2. Smart Auto Mode

Shooting (Smart Auto)
Common, Convenient Features
Image Customization Features
Helpful Shooting Features
Customizing Camera Operation

3. Other Shooting Modes

Specific Scenes
Applying Special Effects
Special Modes for Other

4. P Mode

Shooting in Program AE (<P> Mode)
Image Brightness (Exposure Compensation)
Color and Continuous Shooting
Shooting Range and Focusing Flash
Using Eco Mode
Other Settings

5. Playback Mode

Browsing and Filtering Images.
Image Viewing Options
Protecting Images
Erasing Images
Rotating Images
Editing Still Images

6. Setting Menu

Adjusting Basic Camera Functions

7. Accessories

Optional Accessories
Using Optional Accessories
Printing Images
Using an Eye-Fi Card

8. Appendix

On-Screen Messages
On-Screen Information
Functions and Menu Tables
Handling Precautions

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