Changing the Aspect Ratio

Article ID: ART109914 | Date published: 05/11/2015 | Date last updated: 11/16/2015


You can change the width to height ratio of an image.

Available Aspect Ratios
The same aspect ratio as HD TVs, used for displaying on wide-screen HD TVs.
The same aspect ratio as 35mm film, used for printing out 5 x 7 in. or postcard sized images.
The same aspect ratio as standard televisions, used for printing images on 3.5 x 5 in. to various A-sized papers.
A square-shaped aspect ratio.


  • The digital zoom is only available in ().

Shooting modes in which aspect ratio cannot be changed, or in which limited aspect ratios are available

1. Press the <Power> button on the camera.

2. Press the <FUNC./SET> () button.

3. The following screen appears.

Operate the <directional buttons> up or down to select [Still Image Aspect Ratio].

Press the <FUNC./SET> button (), or the right <directional button> to display the list of aspect ratios.

Operate the <directional buttons> up or down to select an aspect ratio of your choice.

After making these settings, press the <FUNC./SET> () button.

When the following shooting modes are selected, the aspect ratio cannot be changed, or limited aspect ratios are available.

... Cannot be set
... [4:3] or [16:9] can be selected
... This shooting mode is not available in this model
ModelShooting Modes
, , , , , , , , , ,
PowerShot ELPH 100 HS / IXUS 115 HS
PowerShot ELPH 300 HS / IXUS 220 HS
PowerShot SX230 HS
PowerShot SX220 HS



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