For a lot of people, the Bridge camera is the perfect solution as it combines the portability of a compact camera while offering the full capability of a DSLR.
Keeping it simple - For someone who is not too bothered about technicalities, this Canon device works!
Just a beginner - Whether you're just starting to develop some expertise or you only record videos from time to time, then the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS will satisfy your needs..
Even though recording videos is a passion, you're not necessarily looking to go pro. You're content with making tweaks to a couple of settings to suit the shot you're about to take. The PowerShot SX530 HS is very accessible which makes it suitable for this.
Streaming video live is a great way to share your experiences and this camera from Canon provides a couple of connectivity options to help you with this.
For those special occasions, this Canon camera is a great companion as you traverse the floor. It comes with an Image Stabilizer which helps maintain a steady shot while recording.
Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is a great companion to have.
Self made video content - Whether its in a specialist niche or broad subject area, video content is king (or queen) these days. With an image sensor size of 6.17 x 4.55 mm (mm), this camera can deliver really good image quality in your videos. It's also got Wi-Fi so if you can still make your transfers even if you're not with your cables.
Breathtaking transitions such as rolling clouds or city lights can captured as a time-lapse using the Canon's in-built intervalometer
If you're looking to simply use your camera to point-and-shoot everyday moments with an item or person as the subject matter, then the PowerShot SX530 HS is an easy recommendation for this.
Its important to ensure the celebrant (or special guests) are in clear view in every photo taken. Keeping them in focus while they're moving about is one of the great features that comes with the PowerShot SX530 HS.
Taking photos while underwater is a lot of fun. You'll be able to bathe the subject of your photograph with the colours and hues only found when taking shots in an aquatic environment.
Sometimes while on sightseeing or on a tour, you can only observe things from a distance. Which is why the zoom capability on this camera comes in handy in that situation.
If you've got requirements to take photos of a variety of landscapes, then the presence of multiple scene modes on a camera is helpful in order to setup quickly and start shooting. This model from Canon has got this capability making it a suitable option for your needs.
With this model, you no longer need to worry about carrying cables for data transfer all the time as it comes with Wi-FI.
Boasting clean lines and premium looks, the PowerShot SX530 HS showcases your refined taste in mobile cameras. Guaranteed to make your friends green with envy.
Whether you want to blend in, or have a camera that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the PowerShot SX530 HS fits the bill.
|Camera Type||Bridge Camera|
|Operating Temperature (T-T)||0 - 40 °F|
|Aperture Priority AE||Yes|
|Aperture Range (F-F)||3.4-6.5|
|Camera File System||DPOF 1.1, Exif 2.3|
|Image Formats Supported||JPEG|
|Scene Modes||Fireworks, Portrait, Snow|
|Scene Modes Present||Yes|
|Self-timer Delay||2, 10 s|
|Shooting Modes||Auto, Manual, Program|
|White Balance||Auto, Cloudy, Custom modes, Daylight, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Tungsten|
|Flash Exposure Compensation||Yes|
|Flash Exposure Correction||±2EV (1/3 EV step)|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Flash off, Flash on, Slow synchronization|
|Flash Range (tele)||1.3 - 3 m|
|Flash Range (wide)||0.5 - 5.5 m|
|Flash Recharging Time||10 s|
|Auto Mode Focusing Range (tele)||1.3 - ∞ m|
|Macro Focusing Range (wide)||0 - 0.5 m|
|Manual Focusing Range (tele)||1.3 - ∞ m|
|Normal Focusing Range||0.05 - ∞ m|
|Normal Focusing Range (tele)||1.3 - ∞ m|
|Normal Focusing Range (wide)||0.05 - ∞ m|
|Auto Exposure (AE) Lock||Yes|
|ISO Sensitivity||100, 3200, Auto|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||3200|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||100|
|Light Exposure Control||Program AE|
|Light Exposure Correction||± 2EV (1/3EV step)|
|Light Exposure Modes||Manual|
|Light Metering||Centre-weighted, Evaluative (Multi-pattern), Spot|
|Continuous Shooting Mode||Yes|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/2000 s|
|Shutter Priority AE||Yes|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||15 s|
|Analog Signal Format System||NTSC, PAL|
|Camcorder Media Type||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|HD Type||Full HD|
|Live stream capable||1|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Motion JPEG Frame Rate||30 fps|
|Resolution At Capture Speed||[email protected], [email protected], [email protected]|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9|
|Video Formats Supported||H.264, MP4, MPEG4|
|Video Resolutions||640 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||AAC -LC, MPEG4|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Stereo|
|Combined Zoom||200 x|
|Digital Zoom||4 x|
|Focal Length Range (f-f)||4.3 - 215 mm|
|Maximum Aperture Number||6.5|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||1200 mm|
|Minimum Aperture Number||3.4|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||24 mm|
|Optical Zoom||50 x|
|Compatible Memory Cards||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|Display Aspect Ratio||4:3|
|Display Resolution (numeric)||461000 pixels|
|Field Of View||100 %|
|Image Sensor Size||1/2.3|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||6.17 x 4.55 mm|
|Total Megapixels||16.8 MP|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Mini) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||Mini|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|USB 2.0 Type-A Ports Quantity||1|
|Battery Capacity||1060 mAh|
|Battery Life (CIPA Standard)||210 shots|
|Battery Technology||Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)|
|Power Source Type||Battery|
|Near Field Communication (NFC)||Yes|
|Battery Charger Included||Yes|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Weight (including Battery)||442 g|
|Maximum Image Resolution||4608 x 3456 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||4608 x 30724608 x 25923456 x 34563264 x 24483264 x 21763264 x 18322448 x 24482304 x 17282048 x 15362048 x 13681920 x 10801536 x 1536640 x 480640 x 424640 x 360480 x 480|
|Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)||10 - 90 %|