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Canon-eos-7d.3496459
7.3 out of 10

Canon EOS 7D

Canon EOS 7D The Canon EOS 7D is a digital SLR camera that Read more

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Type
Digital, AF/AE single-lens reflex camera with built-in flash
Recording Media
CF Card Type I and II, UDMA-compliant CF cards, via external media (USB v.2.0 hard drive, via optional Wireless File Transmitter WFT-E5A)
Image Format
22.3 x 14.9 mm (APS-C size)
Compatible Lenses
Canon EF lenses including EF-S lenses (35mm-equivalent focal length is approx. 1.6x the lens focal length)
Lens Mount
Canon EF mount
Image Sensor
Type
High-sensitivity, high-resolution, large single-plate CMOS sensor
Pixels
Effective pixels: Approx. 18.0 megapixels
Pixel Unit
4.3 µm square
Total Pixels
Approx. 19.0 megapixels
Aspect Ratio
3:2 (Horizontal: Vertical)
Color Filter System
RGB primary color filters
Low Pass Filter
Fixed position in front of the CMOS sensor
Dust Deletion Feature
(1) Automatic Sensor Cleaning
Recording System
Recording Format
Design rule for Camera File System 2.0 and Exif 2.21
Image Format
Still: JPEG, RAW (14-bit, Canon original), sRAW, mRAW, RAW+JPEG
File Size
(1) Large: Approx. 17.90 Megapixels (5,184 x 3,456)
Recording Functions
Images record directly to the CF card. With the WFT-E5A attached, image recording to the CF card and to the USB external media connected to the WFT-E5A will be possible as follows:
Backup Recording
Enabled with Wireless File Transmitter WFT-E5A attached
File Numbering
Consecutive numbering, auto reset, manual reset.
Color Space
sRGB, Adobe RGB
Picture Style
Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined 1-3
White Balance
Settings
Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten Light, White Fluorescent Light, Flash, Custom, Color Temperature setting
Auto White Balance
Auto white balance with the image sensor
Color Temperature Compensation
White Balance Correction: ± up to 9 levels, in 1-step increments
Color Temperature Information Transmission
Provided
Viewfinder
Type
Eye-level pentaprism
Coverage
Approximately 100%
Magnification
Approx. 1.0x (-1m-1 with 50mm lens at infinity)/29.4° angle of view
Eye Point
Approx. 22mm (from eyepiece lens center)
Dioptric Adjustment Correction
-3.0 to +1.0m
Focusing Screen
Fixed
Mirror
Quick-return half mirror (transmission: reflection ratio of 40:60) with EF600mm f/4L IS USM or shorter lenses)
Viewfinder Information
AF information (AF points, focus confirmation light), Exposure information (Shutter speed, aperture, ISO speed, AE lock, exposure level, spot metering circle, exposure warning), Flash information (Flash-ready, flash exposure compensation, high-speed sync, FE lock, red-eye reduction light), Image information (Highlight tone priority, Monochrome shooting, maximum burst, white balance correction, CF card information), Composition information (Grid, electronic level), Battery check
Depth Of Field Preview
Enabled with depth-of-field preview button
Autofocus
Type
TTL-CT-SIR AF-dedicated CMOS sensor
AF Points
19-point all cross-type AF (f/2.8 at center: Dual Cross Sensor)
AF Working Range
EV -0.5-18 (at 73°F/23°C, ISO 100)
Focusing Modes
(1) Autofocus
AF Point Selection
(1) Manual selection: Single point AF
AF Function Registration/Switching
With a Custom Function, four types of AF function settings can be registered in a group: 1. AF area selection mode, 2. AI Servo tracking sensitivity, 3. AI Servo AF tracking method, and 4. AI Servo 1
Selected AF Point Display
Indicated by transmissive LCD display in the viewfinder and on the LCD panel
AF Assist Beam
When an external EOS-dedicated Speedlite is attached to the camera, the AF-assist beam from the Speedlite will be emitted when necessary.
Exposure Control
Metering Modes
63-zone SPC TTL metering with selectable modes
Metering Range
EV 1-20 (at 73°F/23°C with EF50mm f/1.4 USM lens, ISO 100)
Exposure Control Systems
Program AE (Shiftable), Shutter-priority AE, Aperture-priority AE, Creative Auto, Full auto, Manual exposure, E-TTL II autoflash program AE
ISO Speed Range
Manually set by user, in P, Tv, Av, and M modes — ISO 100 thru 6400 (in 1/3 or full-stop increments)
Exposure Compensation
Up to ±5 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments (AEB ±3 stops)
AE Lock
Auto: Applied in One-Shot AF mode with evaluative metering when focus is achieved
Shutter
Type
Vertical-travel, mechanical, Electronically-controlled, focal-plane shutter
Shutter Speeds
30 seconds to 1/8000th second; user-settable in 1/3 or full-step increments (available shutter speeds vary by shooting mode); plus Bulb
Shutter Release
Soft-touch electromagnetic release
Self Timer
10-sec. or 2-sec. delay
Shutter Lag Time
Approx. 0.059 sec., according to Canon Inc. test methods and criteria
Built in Flash
Type
Retractable, auto pop-up flash
Flash Metering System
E-TTL II auto flash; Manual flash and Multi flash also possible.
Guide Number
12/39 (ISO 100, in meters/feet)
Recycling Time
Approx. 3 sec.
Flash Ready Indicator
Flash-ready icon lights in viewfinder
Flash Coverage
15mm lens angle of view (equivalent to approx. 24mm in 135 format)
FE Lock
Provided
Flash Exposure Compensation
±3 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments
External Speedlite
Zooming to Match Focal Length
Provided
Flash Metering
E-TTL II autoflash
Flash Exposure Compensation
±3 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments
FE Lock
Provided
External Flash Settings
Flash function settings, Flash C.Fn settings
PC Terminal
Provided
Drive System
Drive Modes
Single, High-speed continuous, Low-speed continuous, and Self-timer (10 sec. self-timer/remote control, or 2-sec. self-timer/remote control)
Continuous Shooting Speed
High-speed: Max. 8.0 shots/sec.
Maximum Burst
JPEG (Large/Fine): approx. 110*/approx. 130**
Live View Functions
Shooting Modes
Still photo shooting and video shooting
Focusing
Quick mode (Phase-difference detection)
Metering Modes
Evaluative metering with the image sensor (still photos)
Metering Range
EV 1-20 (at 73°F/23°C with EF 50mm f/1.4 USM lens, ISO 100)
Grid Display
Provided (Two-type grid displays)
Exposure Simulation
Provided
Silent Shooting
Provided (Mode 1 and 2)
Video Shooting
File Format
MOV (image data: H.264; audio: Linear PCM (monaural))
File Size
Recording Size: 1920 x 1080 (Full HD), 1280 x 720 (SD), 640 x 480 (SD)
Frame Rates
1920 x 1080 (Full HD): 30p (29.97) / 24p (23.976) / 25p, 1280 x 720 (HD): 60p (59.94) / 50p, 640 x 480 (SD): 60p (59.94) / 50p
Continuous Shooting Time
Approx. 12 min. (Full HD); 12 min. (HD); 24 min. (SD)
Focusing
Autofocus: Quick mode, Live mode, Face Detection Live mode; manual
Exposure Control
Program AE, Manual exposure
Exposure Compensation
±3 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments
LCD Monitor
Type
TFT color, liquid-crystal monitor
Monitor Size
3.0 in.
Pixels
Approx. 920,000 dots (VGA)
Coverage
Approx. 100%
Brightness Control
Auto: Brightness adjusted automatically by the light sensor, Manual: 7 levels provided
Coating
Anti-reflection, anti-dust coatings
Interface Languages
25 (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Romanian, Ukraine, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Korean, Japanese)
Tilt Display
On LCD Monitor
Electronic level indicates up to 360° roll and ±10° pitch in 1° increments.
In Viewfinder
The AF point display is used to indicate up to ±6° roll and ±4° pitch in 1° increments (during vertical shooting, up to ±4° roll and ±6° pitch).
Playback
Display Format
Single image, Single image + Image-recording quality/shooting information, histogram, 4- or 9-image index, magnified view (approx. 1.5x-10x), rotated image (auto/manual), image jump (by 10/100 images, index screen, by shooting date, by folder), slide show (all images/selected by date/folder)
Highlight Alert
Provided (Overexposed highlights blink)
Quick Control Function
Items
The following functions can be set (Press "Q" button to access Menu):
Image Protection and Erase
Protection
Single images can be erase-protected or not
Erase
Single image, check-marked images or all images in the CF card can be erased (except protected images)
Direct Printing
Compatible Printers
PictBridge-compatible printers
Printable Images
JPEG images compliant to Design rule for Camera File System (DPOF printing possible) and RAW/sRAW images captured with the EOS 7D
Easy Print feature
Provided
DPOF: Digital Print Order Format
DPOF
Version 1.1 compatible
Direct Image Transfer
Compatible Images
JPEG and RAW images
Customization
Custom Functions
Total 27
Custom Controls
The following camera controls can be customized by assigning the desired function: Shutter button halfway pressing, AF-ON button, AE lock button, depth-of-preview button, lens AF Stop button, Multifunction button, SET button, Main Dial, Quick Control Dial, and Multicontroller.
Camera User Settings
Register under Mode Dial's C1, C2 and C3 positions
My Menu Registration
Provided
Interface
USB Terminal
For personal computer communication and direct printing (USB 2.0 Hi-Speed), used for connecting the Canon GP-E2 GPS Receiver*
Video Out Terminal
(1) Video OUT terminal: NTSC/PAL selectable
Extension System Terminal
For connection to optional Wireless File Transmitter WFT-E5A
Power Source
Battery
One Battery Pack LP-E6
Number of Shots
Temperature
Battery Life
The above figures apply with a fully-charged Battery Pack LP-E6 without a Battery Grip
Battery Check
6-level display on top LCD panel.
Power Saving
Provided. Power turns off after 1, 2, 4, 8, 15 or 30 min.
Date/Time Battery
One CR1616 lithium-ion battery
Start-up Time
Approx. 0.1 sec. (based on CIPA testing standards)
Dimensions and Weight
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 5.8 x 4.4 x 2.9 in./148.2 x 110.7 x 73.5mm
Weight
Approx. 28.9 oz./820g (body only)
Operating Environment
Working Temperature Range
32-104°F/0-40°C
Working Humidity Range
85% or less
Release Date
First seen
22 February 2008