The PowerShot G9’s RAW Mode lets you shoot images without JPEG
compression. It gives you clearer images and complete creative control
in editing. RAW images are transferred directly to the computer where
they can then be edited using image adjustment software or a processing
application to adjust your images as you please. The camera can also
be set to allow the simultaneous recording of both RAW and JPEG images
Also, with 25 Shooting Modes including 9 Special Scene Modes, you’re
ready for whatever shot comes your way.
Advanced presets for the best possible photos under certain conditions
The camera chooses all the settings so you can concentrate on your subject.
Access advanced exposure compensation features while shooting mostly
You define the aperture to either isolate your subject or have clarity
throughout the entire picture, and the camera will choose the corresponding
You select the shutter speed to stop or blur action, and the camera
finds the appropriate aperture. With slow exposure times, Canon’s
noise reduction system activates to ensure low image noise.
The ultimate in creative control, you set both aperture and shutter
Define and store your own settings to achieve the effects you prefer.
Build awe-inspiring panoramas by neatly aligning sequential images.
Shoot in High Resolution (1024 x 768 at 15 fps), VGA (640 x 480 at 30
fps/30 fps LP), QVGA (320 x 240 at 30 fps) for up to 1 hour or 4GB,
QQVGA (160 x 120 at 15 fps) for up to 3 minutes or Time Lapse (640 x
480 at 1 sec./2 sec. intervals) for up to 2 hours.
Special Scene Mode
The camera sets a large aperture, focusing the subject and artistically
blurring the background to make your subject “pop.”
For front to back sharpness, the camera sets a small aperture.
For impressive sunset or nightlife shots, the camera properly exposes
the background and uses slow-sync flash for the subject.
Ensure highly accurate autofocusing when shooting fast-moving subjects.
Capture brilliant shots of autumn foliage, greenery and blossoms.
Shoot clear snow scenes without darkened subjects or an unnatural bluish
Get clear shots of people at a sunny beach without darkened faces.
Grab brilliant images of skyrocketing fireworks.
Achieve proper flash-free exposure and natural hues at indoor aquariums.
Capture underwater images with reduced backscatter effect.
(Note: Optional Waterproof Case WP-DC21 required for shooting any underwater
Expands the user’s ability to shoot in dark settings without using
Reduce blur and improve color accuracy when shooting handheld indoors.
Kids & Pets
Reduced focusing time freezes fast-moving subjects, so you won’t
miss those special shots.
Get natural-looking pictures with brighter backgrounds and subjects
lit by flash.
Choose to retain a single color in your image while other colors turn
Select a color and replace it with a color you specify for special effects.
Actual results may vary from examples shown above.
Final image may vary depending on picture composition.