Canon PowerShot SX530 HS Camera User Guide

Whether the perfect shot is up close or seemingly out of reach, you’ll capture it beautifully thanks to the amazing 50x (24-1200mm) zoom power of the PowerShot SX530 HS camera. Think high-magnification shooting is tricky? Not with this camera: from its comfortable ergonomic grip to its advanced systems like Intelligent IS and Zoom Framing Assist, the PowerShot SX530 HS is designed to let you track your subject easily, and capture it with accurate focus and clarity. The camera is also equipped with Canon’s sophisticated wireless connectivity, so sharing your spectacular images and videos with friends, family and other devices is seamless and simple. The quality of both your still images and breathtaking 1080p Full HD video will impress you, especially in low-light situations, due to a 16.0 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor and the DIGIC 4+ Image Processor, which together create the Canon HS SYSTEM. Whether you’re home with family or traveling the world, you’ll want the amazing zoom power and advanced performance of the PowerShot SX530 HS camera by your side.

Before Use

Package Contents
Compatible Memory Cards
Preliminary Notes and Legal Information
Part Names and Conventions in This Guide
Common Camera Operations
Safety Precautions

Basic Guide

Initial Preparations
Trying the Camera Out

1 Camera Basics

Shutter Button
Shooting Modes
Shooting Display Options
Using the FUNC. Menu
Using the Menu Screen
On-Screen Keyboard
Indicator Display

2 Auto Mode

Shooting with Camera-Determined Settings
Common, Convenient Features
Image Customization Features
Helpful Shooting Features
Customizing Camera Operation

3 Other Shooting Modes

Brightness / Color Customization (Live View Control)
Enjoying a Variety of Images from Each Shot (Creative Shot)
Specific Scenes
Image Effects (Creative Filters)
Special Modes for Other Purposes
Shooting Various Movies

4 P Mode

Shooting in Program AE ([P] Mode)
Image Brightness (Exposure)
Image Colors
Shooting Range and Focusing
Other Settings

5 Tv, Av, and M Mode

Specific Shutter Speeds ([Tv] Mode)
Specific Aperture Values ([Av] Mode)
Specific Shutter Speeds and Aperture Values ([M] Mode)

6 Playback Mode

Browsing and Filtering Images
Image Viewing Options
Protecting Images
Erasing Images
Rotating Images
Tagging Images as Favorites
Editing Still Images
Editing Movies

7 Wi-Fi Functions

Available Wi-Fi Features
Sending Images to a Smartphone
Saving Images to a Computer
Sending Images to a Registered Web Service
Printing Images Wirelessly from a Connected Printer
Sending Images to Another Camera
Image Sending Options
Sending Images Automatically (Image Sync)
Using a Smartphone to View Camera Images and Control the Camera
Editing or Erasing Wi-Fi Settings
Returning the Wi-Fi Settings to Default

8 Setting Menu

Adjusting Basic Camera Functions

9 Accessories

System Map
Optional Accessories
Using Optional Accessories
Using the Software
Printing Images

10 Appendix

On-Screen Messages
On-Screen Information
Functions and Menu Tables
Handling Precautions
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) Precautions

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