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The Essentials:

Memory Cards:

Bags, Cases & Straps:

Batteries & Chargers:

Lenses:

Tripods & Monopods:

Gimbals & Stabilisers:

Flashes & Lighting:

Lens Filters:

Cleaning & Maintenance:

Viewfinder & LCD:

Audio Equipment:

Studio Lighting:

Storage:

Other:

Packing a built-in Feature Guide, the Canon EOS 1500D not only packs a tonne of powerful features, but also makes it accessible and easy to use. The 24.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor combined with the DIGIC4+ processor offers a huge ISO range, allowing you to capture fast action and clear photos in low light. Equipped with Full HD 1080p Video capabilities and shooting up to 3fps, you can capture every memory in stunning quality. Learn as you shoot with the handy Feature Guide and impress your friends, thanks to the built-in Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity.

Large 24.1 Megapixel CMOS Sensor

Thanks to a large 24.1 Megapixel image sensor, the 1500D delivers high resolution images large enough to project onto monitors or print as posters. The APS-C CMOS sensor makes it easy to capture sharp details with minimal distortion for beautiful clarity.

Powerful DIGIC 4+ Processor

Equipped with Canon’s celebrated DIGIC processor, the Canon 1500D DSLR is responsive and fast, enabling Live Face Detection. It also optimises performance in RAW files, giving you more options when you’re editing to achieve the look you want.

Huge ISO Range

The ISO ranges from 100-6400, giving you the freedom and flexibility to capture clear photos in low lighting conditions. Capable of expanding up to ISO 12800, the light sensitivity is perfect for night scenes and indoor locations.

9-Point Autofocus

Get creative with your photo composition thanks to the 1500D’s 9-point autofocus. Allowing you to quickly and precisely focus on subjects around the screen, you can set your photos apart from different angles.

3-Inch Vari-Angle LCD Monitor

You can adjust the angle of 3-Inch LCD Monitor for convenience and to maximise your compositional capabilities. The 920K dots offer a consistently bright display, making it easily visible whether you’re shooting in low light or under the sun.

Handy Built-In Feature Guide

Take full use of all the great features on the Canon EOS 1500D with the help of the handy Feature Guide. The user-friendly icons and clear explanations make it easy to learn photography skills as you shoot.

Scene Intelligent Auto Mode

You can relax and have confidence in any shooting condition thanks to the Scene Intelligent Auto Mode. Analysing the environment and subject, the intelligent shooting mode can automatically optimise the settings, allowing you to shoot beautiful photos.

Fun Creative Filters

Five built-in filters offer a creative spin to your photography. Using Grainy B/W, Soft Focus, Toy Camera, Miniature Effect or Fish-Eye, you can take and share fun photos straight from the camera without any further editing.

Full HD Video and Video Snapshot Mode

Offering up to Full HD 1080p in 30 frames per second, the Canon 1500D makes it easy to capture smooth videos. Thanks to the Video Snapshot Mode, you can take fun shorts, perfect to share on social media.

Wi-Fi and NFC Connectivity

Thanks to the Wi-Fi and NFC Connectivity, the Canon EOS 1500D DSLR is an ideal social camera. Connecting onto the Canon smartphone app, you can use your mobile devices to remotely trigger the shutter, download your media and share with your friends over social media.

This Kit Includes a Canon EOS 1500D + EF-S 18-55mm III Lens + Manfrotto Compact Advanced Tripod + 64GB Sandisk Extreme SD Card + After the Fact Diaz Camera Bag + Hahnel HRC 280 PRO Remote Shutter Release

IMAGE SENSOR

 

Type

Approx. 22.3 mm x 14.9 mm CMOS

Effective Pixels

Approx. 24.1 megapixels

Total Pixels

Approx. 24.7 megapixels

Aspect Ratio

3:2

Low-Pass Filter

Built-in/Fixed

Sensor Cleaning

Manual cleaning and Dust Delete Data acquisition

Colour Filter Type

Primary Colour

IMAGE PROCESSOR

 

Type

DIGIC 4+

LENS

 

Lens Mount

EF/EF-S

Focal Length

Equivalent to 1.6x the focal length of the lens

Image Stabilisation

Optical Image Stabilizer on compatible lens

FOCUSING

 

Type

Via optical viewfinder:

TTL secondary image-forming phase-difference detection system with AF-dedicated sensor

Via live view on LCD screen:

Contrast detection AF

AF System/ Points

Via optical viewfinder:

9 AF points (f/5.6 cross type at centre)

AF working range

Via optical viewfinder:

Centre AF point:

EV 0 -18 (at room temperature & ISO100)

Other AF points:

EV 1 -18 (at room temperature & ISO100)

Via live view LCD screen:

EV 1 -18 (at room temperature & ISO100)

AF Modes

Via optical viewfinder:

AI Focus (Switches between One-Shot AF and AI SERVO AF automatically)

One Shot AF

AI Servo

Manual

Via live view LCD screen:

One Shot AF (Contrast detect AF)

Quick Mode (via phase detection AF sensor)

Manual

AF Point Selection

Via optical viewfinder:

Automatic selection from up to 9 points

Manual selection

Via live view on LCD screen:

FlexiZone - Freely position 1 AF point via manual selection

Live Mode - Automatic selection with face detection

Selected AF point display

Indicated by super imposed display in the viewfinder and on the LCD monitor

Predictive AF

Yes

AF Lock

Locked when shutter button is pressed half way in One Shot AF mode

AF Assist Beam

Intermittent firing of built-in flash or emitted by optional dedicated Speedlite (effective up to 4.0m)

Manual Focus

Selected on lens

EXPOSURE CONTROL

 

Metering modes

Via optical viewfinder:

Evaluative via 63 zone dual-layer metering sensor (linked to all AF points)

Partial (centre, approx.. 10% of viewfinder) Centre-weighted available

Via live view on LCD screen:

Evaluative metering (315 zones)

Metering Range

Via optical viewfinder:

EV 1-20 (at room temperature, ISO 100, evaluative metering)

Via live view on LCD screen:

EV 0-20 (at room temperature, ISO 100, evaluative metering)

AE Lock

Auto: In 1-shot AF mode with evaluative metering exposure is locked when focus is achieved

Manual: By AE lock button in creative zone modes

Exposure Compensation

+/-5 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments (can be combines with AEB)

AEB

3 shots +/-2 EV, 1/2 or 1/3-stop increments

ISO Sensitivity

AUTO (100-600), 100-6400 in 1-stop increments ISO can be expanded to H: 12800

SHUTTER

 

Type

Electronically-controlled focal-plane shutter, with electronic first curtain

Speed

30-1/4000 sec (1/2 or 1/3 stop increments), Bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode)

WHITE BALANCE

 

Type

Auto white balance with the imaging sensor

Settings

AWB (Ambience priority, White priority), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, White Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom (Approx. 200K-10000K)

White balance compensation:

Blue/Amber +/-9

Magenta/Green +/-9

Custom White Balance

Yes, 1 setting can be registered

WB Bracketing

+/-3 levels in single level increments

3 bracketed images per shutter release

Selectable Blue/Amber bias or Magenta/Green bias

VIEWFINDER

 

Type

Pentamirror

Coverage (Vertical/Horizontal)

Approx. 95%

Magnification

Approx. 0.80x

Eyepoint

Approx. 21mm (eyepiece lens centre)

Dioptre Correction

-2.5 to +05m-1 (dioptre)

Focussing Screen

Fixed

Mirror

Quick-return half mirror

Depth of Field Preview

Yes, assigned to SET button

Eyepiece Shutter

On strap

LCD MONITOR

 

Type

7.5cm TFT, approx. 920K dots

Coverage

Approx. 100%

Viewing Angle (Horizontally/Vertically)

Approx. 170o

Brightness Adjustment

Adjustable to one of seven levels

Display Options

Quick Control

Screen Camera settings

FLASH

 

Built-in Flash GN (ISO 100, meters)

9.2

Built-in Flash Coverage

up to 17mm focal length (35mm equivalent: 28mm)

Built-in Flash recycle time

Approx. 2 seconds

Modes

Auto, Manual Flash On/off

Red-Eye Reduction

Yes- with red eye reduction lamp

X-sync

X-contact not equipped, Max. flash sync speed: 1/200 sec. with compatible Speedlites

Flash Exposure Compensation

+/- 2EV in 1/2 or 1/3 increments

Flash Exposure Lock

Yes

Second Curtain Synchronisation

Yes

HotShoe

Yes

PC Terminal

No

External Flash Compatibility

E-TTL II with EX series Speedlites

External Flash Control

Available via camera menu screen, except for wireless radio flash shooting settings

SHOOTING

 

Modes

Scene Intelligent Auto, No Flash, Creative Auto, Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports, Food, Night Portrait, Movie, Program AE , Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual

Picture Styles

Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful Monochrome, User Defined (x3)

Colour Space

sRGB and Adobe RGB

Image Processing

Highlight Tone Priority Auto Lighting Optimizer (4 settings) Long exposure noise reduction High ISO speed noise reduction (4 settings) Auto Correction of Lens Peripheral illumination (up to 36 lens profile scan be registered in camera)

Creative filters(Grainy B/W, Soft focus, Toy camera, Miniature effect, Fish-eye) - during image Playback only

Drive modes

Single, Continuous, Self timer (2s, 10s, 10s + continuous shots 2-10)

Continuous Shooting

Max. Approx. 3 fps for approx. 150 JPEG images, 11 images RAW

LIVE VIEW MODE

 

Coverage

Approx. 100% (horizontally and vertically)

Frame Rate

29.97 fps

Focussing

Live Mode: One Shot AF (Contrast detect AF)

Quick Mode: One Shot AF (phase detection AF sensor)

Manual (Magnification 5x or 10x available)

Metering

Real-time evaluative metering with image sensor

Active metering time can be changed

Display Options

Grid overlay (x2), Histogram

FILE TYPE

 

Still Image Type

JPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.30 compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system (2.0), RAW: RAW (14bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition), Digital Print Order Format[DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant

RAW+JPEG simultaneous recording

Yes, RAW + Large JPEG

Image Size

JPEG 3:2: (L) 6000 x 4000, (M) 3984 x 2656, (S1) 2976 x 1984, (S2) 1920 x 1280, (S3) 720 x 480

JPEG 4:3: (L) 5328 x 4000, (M) 3552 x 2664, (S1) 2656 x 1992, (S2) 1696 x 1280, (S3) 640 x 480

JPEG 16:9: (L) 6000 x 3368, (M) 3984 x 2240, (S1) 2976 x 1680 (S2) 1920 x 1080, (S3) 720 x 408

JPEG 1:1: (L) 4000 x 4000, (M) 2656 x 2656, (S1) 1984 x 1984, (S2) 1280 x 1280, (S3) 480 x 480

Movie Type

RAW: (RAW) 6000 x 4000

MOV (Video: H.264 inter frame(IPB), Sound: Linear PCM, recording level can be manually adjusted by user)

1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps)

1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps)

640 x 480 (30, 25 fps)

Movie Length

Max duration 29 min59 sec, Max file size 4 GB

Folders

New folders can be manually created and selected

File Numbering

Consecutive numbering

Auto reset

Manual reset

OTHER FEATURES

 

Custom Functions

11 Custom Functions

Metadata Tag

User copyright information (can be set in camera) Image rating (0-5 stars)

Intelligent Orientation Sensor

Yes

Playback zoom

1.5x - 10x enabled in 15 steps

Display Formats

(1)Single image with information (2 levels)

(2) Single image

(3) Index display (4/9 images)

(4)Jump Display (1/10/100 images, by Date, by Folder, Movies only, Stills only, by Rating)

Slide Show

Image selection: All images, by Date, by Folder, Movies, Stills, Rating

Playback time: 1/2/3/5/10or 20 seconds

Repeat: On/Off Transition

Effect: Off, Slide1, Slide2, Fade 1, Fade 2, Fade 3 Background Music: On, Off

Histogram

Brightness : Yes

RGB: Yes

Highlight Alert

Yes

Image Erase/Protection

Erase: Single image, selected images, all images in folder or all images on card Protection: Erase protection for single image, all images in a folder or all images in the card

Menu Categories

(1) Shooting menu (x4)

(2) Playback menu (x2)

(3) Setup menu (x3)

(4) My Menu

Menu Languages

25 Languages English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Romanian, Ukrainian, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean and Japanese

GPS

Compatible with GPS receiver GP-E2

Firmware Update

Update possible by the user

INTERFACE

 

Computer

Hi-Speed USB

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi (IEEE802.11b/g/n), (2.4 GHz only)

Wi-Fi Security

Connectivity to Smart devices is possible via Canon [34] Camera Connect app Wi-Fi Security

Camera Access Point: WPA2-PSK with AES encryption or open

Infrastructure: Shared key, with WEP encryption, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK with TKIP/AES encryption or open

NFC

NFC connectivity is possible only with compatible Canon or Android devices

Other

HDMI mini (Type-C) output

DIRECT PRINT

 

Canon Printers

Canon Compact Photo Printers and PIXMA Printers supporting PictBridge

PictBridge

Yes

STORAGE

 

Type

SD card, SDHC card or SDXC card

SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEM

 

PC & Macintosh

Windows 10 / 8.1 / 7 SP1

Mac OS X 10.10 - 10.13

SOFTWARE

 

Image Processing

Digital Photo Professional (RAW Image Processing)

Other

EOS Utility EOS Lens Registration Tool EOS Web Service Registration Tool EOS Sample Music Picture Style Editor Camera Connect app available on iOS and Android devices

POWER SOURCE

 

Batteries

Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E10

Battery life

Approx. 500 (at 23°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)

Approx. 410 (at 0°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)

Battery Indicator

4 levels

Power saving

Power turns off after 30sec or 1, 2, 4, 8 or 15mins

Power Supply & Battery

Battery charger LC-E10E

Chargers

Compact power adaptor CA-PS700, DC coupler DRE10

PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS

 

Body Materials

Polycarbonate resin with glass fibre & special conductive fibre

Operating Environment

0 – 40 °C, 85% or less humidity

Dimensions (W x H x D)

129.0 x 101.3 x 77.6mm

Weight (body only)

Approx. 475 g (CIPA testing standard, including battery and memory card)

CANON EF-S 18-55MM III LENS

Focal Length

18-55 mm

Max Aperture

1:3.5-5.6

Picture Size

15.1 x 22.7 mm

Lens Construction

11 elements in 9 groups

Minimum Aperture

f/22-38 (f/22-36 for 1/3-stop increments also)

Closest Focusing Distance

0.25 m

Maximum Magnification

0.12x (18mm) – 0.34x (55mm)

Image Stabilizer effect

N/A

Compatibility with Extenders

No

Filter Size

58mm

Aperture Blades

6

Lens Cap

E-58

Dimensions

68.5 x 70 mm

Weight

200g


* Specifications subject to change by the manufacturer without notice
  • Canon EOS 1500D DSLR Body
  • EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 III Lens
  • Battery Pack LP-E10
  • Battery Charger LC-E10E
  • Camera strap
  • Front Lens Cap
  • Rear Lens Cap
  • Manfrotto Compact Advanced Tripod
  • 64GB Sandisk Extreme SD Card
  • After the Fact Diaz Camera Bag
  • Hahnel HRC 280 PRO Remote Shutter Release

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