Classic SLR Series
Type: 35mm focal plane shutter SLR (Single-Lens Reflex) camera with autofocus, auto exposure and built-in motor drive.
Lens Mount: Canon EF Mount (electronic signal transfer system).
Usable Lenses: Canon EF lenses
Viewfinder: Fixed eye-level pentaprism. Gives approx. 100% vertical and horizontal coverage of actual picture area and 0.72X magnification with 50mm lens at infinity.
Focusing Screen: Laser-matte screen with AF frame. Six optional interchangeable screens are available. Dioptric Adjustment: Adjustable ( - 3 dpt - + 1 dpt) by turning knob Eyepoint: 20mm Shutter: Vertical-travel metal type focal plane shutter; all speeds electronically controlled. Shutter Speed: 1/8000 - 30 sec. and bulb. X-sync is 1/250 sec. Can be set in 1/3-step increments. Mirror: Quick return type half-mirror
AF Control System: TTL-CT-SIR (Cross Type-Secondary Image Resistration) phase-detection type. Two modes available: One-shot and Servo AF with Focus Prediction. Manual focusing possible. AF Working Range: EV 1-18 at ISO 100. AF Auxitiary Light: Specified Canon Speedlites automatically project light through an ultra-bright LED (peak sensitivity: 700nm) when required.
Light Metering: TTL full aperture metering using SPC (Silicon Photocell). Four metering patterns available: 1. 6-zone evaluative metering
2, Center-weighted average metering
3. Partial metering (approx. 5.8% of the picture area)
4. Spot metering (approx. 2.3% of the picture area)
Metering Range: Spot metering: EV 2 - 20 at ISO 100 Other meterings: EV 0 - 20 with f/1.4 lens at ISO 100 or equivalent Exposure Modes: 1. Shutter-Priority AE
2, Aperture-Priority AE
3. Depth-of-Field AE
4. Program AE with Variable Shift Function
6. Flash AE (A-TTL and TTL program flash AE with specified Canon Speedlites)
Exposure Compensation: +/ -3 steps in 1/3-step increments. Auto Exposure Bracketing: +/ -3 steps in I /3-step increments. Depth-of-Field Preview: With Depth-of-Field check button
Film Speed Setting: ISO 25 - 5000; automatically set in 1/3-step increments according to DX code. ISO 6 - 6400 can also be set manually. Film Loading: Automatic Film Wind: Automatic. Two modes available: S (Single Frame and C (Continuous at up to 2.5 frames per second). Film Rewind: Automatic (approx. 8 sec. with 24-exp. film). Mid-roll rewind possible Power Source: Battery: One, six-volt lithium battery pack (2CR5). Replaced by removing grip. For memory backup: One CR1220 Battery Check: By pressing the battery check button. Three energy levels are shown by the bar marks in the display panel. Others: Custom Function Control: 8 functions selectable Flash Contact: Direct contact at accessory shoe and PC socket (JIS-B type) Remote Control: By using Remote Switch 60T3 Data Display: In the viewfinder and LCD display panel. Multiple Exposures: Up to nine exposures can be preset. Self-timer: Electronically controlled with a 2 or 10-sec. delay. Dimensions: Size: 6-5/16" (W) x 4-3/16" (H) x 2-13/16" (D) (161 x 106.6 x 71.8mm) Weight: 1.9 lb. (850 g) without battery. 2 lb. (890 g) with battery.
* The following specifications change when mounting the Power Drive Booster.
Film Advance: Three modes; S (Single Frame), CH (Continuous at up to 5.5 fps) and CL (Continuous at up to 3 fps). Shooting Capacity: (with 24-exp. film)
Temperature Alkaline Ni-Cd Normal (68°F/20°C) 100 Rolls 45 Rolls Low (-4°F/-20°C) 6 Rolls 30 Rolls Power Source: Eight AA-size alkaline-manganese (LR6) or Ni-Cd (KR15/51) batteries (EOS-I + Power Drive Booster) Dimensions: 6-5/16" (W) x 5-15/16" (H) x 3-1/16" (D) (160.5 x 150.4 x 78mm) Weight: 3.3 lb. (1490 g) with battery
Guide Number: 100-ft/30-m with ISO 100 at 35mm setting
Flash Coverage Angle: 24 - 80mm
Canon dedicated Speedlite 430EZ
Number of Flashes
Four AA-size alkaline
Four AA-size Ni-Cd
Battery Magazine Six C-size alkaline
Battery Pack Ni-Cd Pack TP
Dimensions: 2-15/16" (W) x 5" (H) x 4-3/16" (D) (75 x 127 x 106mm) Weight: 12.7 oz. (360 g) without batteries 16.2 oz. (460 g) with batteries
* Figures are approximate.
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