Those who love the outdoors and are often seen vacationing have would have loved to carry cameras with them each time they are out. They would love to capture the great outdoors, just to see nature in all its beauty and splendor. In all such cases, they would need cameras with wide angle lens, which would help us capture the scenic beauty as well as the local flavour of the place effectively. They would, on the other hand, also need a camera that is light enough and slim enough to be carried easily. How about having the best of both the worlds – a slim wide angle camera by a well known brand? The Canon PowerShot SD940 IS comes across as a slim wide angle camera with a resolution of 12.1 mp and 4x optically stabilized wide angle zoom.

Design and Functioning

The Canon PowerShot SD940 IS, touted as Canon’s slimmest ever wide-angle camera in its range, comes across as a powerful camera in an elegant frame. Small and perfectly formed - ideal for slipping into handbags and pockets – it can be whipped out anywhere to take stunning images. It comes in colours like Gunmetal Silver, Metallic Azure, Muddy Brown and Midnight Black. The PowerShot SD490 takes stunning images with its 28mm wide angle lens, 4x zoom and 12.1 Megapixel image sensor. It also features Smart Auto mode with Scene Detection Technology so snapping is easy and picture quality is guaranteed. This camera also records 720p HD video letting the user shoot high-quality video, as well as stunning stills. Whether at a party with friends, travelling through exotic locations, or playing sport in the park, all memories can be effectively captured. This camera also includes ‘Hints & Tips’ within the user interface. Short descriptions of camera functions simplify the interaction with the camera and encourage users to explore the camera features. It is compatible with memory cards like SD, SDHC, MMC, MMCplus, and HC MMCplus.