Powershot S230

Powershot S230

Canon Powershot S230 Review

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Canon PowerShot S230





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Canon PowerShot S230 Digital ELPH

The PowerShot S230 can be operated while tethered to the computer via the USB port in Windows98. Here's the RemoteCapture program showing the Image View.



Canon PowerShot S230 Digital ELPH

Selecting the Shooting Settings tab brings up this window where you can trip the shutter and take "test shot" which will then be displayed (sorry, no live preview.) As you can see from here you can change the zoom, image size and quality, set the flash mode, macro mode, white balance or exposure compensation. Once you have everything set the way you want it you can stop snapping off shots which can be stored on the camera's CF card or transfered directly to the hard drive.



Canon PowerShot S230 Digital ELPH

You can see the detailed information for each of the images captured.



Canon PowerShot S230 Digital ELPH

Other options allow you to use the camera in Interval mode, just set the desired interval time and the number of frames it should take when each interval is reached.



Canon PowerShot S230 Digital ELPH

You can also set a delay time in seconds before the camera captures an image.





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