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Canon PowerShot S120 Gordon Laing, October 2013
 
 

Canon PowerShot S120 sample images


The following images were taken with a final production Canon PowerShot S120. All shots were taken in Program auto mode unless stated otherwise with the stabilisation enabled. The PowerShot S120 was set to its best quality 12 Megapixel Superfine resolution with Auto White Balance.

Most of the images also have GPS data captured by a Samsung Galaxy S4 phone and later embedded using the Canon Camera View app over Wifi.

All of the images below are available to download in their original formats for analysis. Click on the desired image to access the files at Flickr. Many thanks to The Old Naval College, Greenwich and The Greenwich Foundation for permission to photograph the locations below.


4.67MB, Aperture Priority, 1/1250, f4, 80 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 5.2mm (24mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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4.6MB, Program, 1/640, f5.7, 80 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 26mm (120mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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2.37MB, Aperture Priority, ND enabled, 1 second, f8, 80 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 7.2mm (33mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image: with ND filter enabled
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3MB, Star Trail preset, 10mins, f1.8, 400 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 5.2mm (24mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image: star trail preset
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3.88MB, Program, 1/60, f1.8, 80 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 5.2mm (24mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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4.83MB, Program, 1/15, f5.7, 200 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 26mm (120mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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5MB, Program, 1/60, f2.2, 100 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 5.2mm (24mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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4.18MB, Program, 1/40, f3.5, 200 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 9.8mm (45mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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6.17MB, Program, 1/60, f2.2, 400 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 5.2mm (24mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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4.32MB, Program, 1/10, f3.5, 400 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 10.2mm (47mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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2.9MB, Program, 1/15, f1.8, 400 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 5.2mm (24mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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3.13MB, HDR, 1/60, f1.8, 500 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 5.2mm (24mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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5.38MB, Program, 1/60, f2.8, 800 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 5.2mm (24mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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3.2MB, Program, 1/25, f1.8, 800 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 5.2mm (24mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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3.09MB, Program, 1/20, f3.5, 1250 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 10mm (46mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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4.86MB, Program, 1/50, f4, 1600 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 11.6mm (54mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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2.81MB, Shutter Priority, 1/13, f3.2, 1600 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 8.8mm (41mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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3.13MB, Program, 1/25, f5.7, 1600 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 26mm (120mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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4.56MB, Program, 1/25, f1.8, 3200 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 5.2mm (24mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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3.4MB, Program, 1/20, f5.7, 3200 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 26mm (120mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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3.56MB, Manual, 13 seconds, f5, 80 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 23.4mm (108mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image
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2.34MB, Aperture Priority, 1/13, f1.8, 80 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 5.2mm (24mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image at f1.8
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2.82MB, Aperture Priority, 1 second, f8, 80 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 5.2mm (24mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image at f8
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2.49MB, Defocus Lv 2, 1/30, f1.8, 250 ISO, 5.2-26mm at 5.2mm (24mm equivalent)
Canon PowerShot S120 sample image at f1.8 and defocus level 2
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