Setting Continuous Shooting mode PowerShot SD800 IS.

Article ID: ART122450 | Date published: 05/12/2015 | Date last updated: 08/17/2015


Setting Continuous Shooting mode PowerShot SD800 IS.


Continuous Shooting

In this mode, the camera shoots continuously while the shutter button is held down. Recording ceases when the shutter button is released. In addition, under the following conditions, continuous shooting can occur at a consistent interval until the SD card is full*.

  • A resolution and compression combination other than and is selected.
  • The recommended SDC-512MSH SD card (sold separately) is used.
    * This figure reflects standard shooting criteria established by Canon. Actual figures may vary according to the subject and shooting conditions.
    * If continuous shooting suddenly stops, the SD card may be full.

Continuous shooting is available in all modes except [AUTO] and [Stitch Assist].

To set Continuous Shooting

  1. Press the button and use the or buttons to display (Continuous Shooting).

To Cancel Continuous Shooting.

Select as described in Step 1.

To enhance the continuous shooting performance when you suspect the speed has dropped, you are recommended to format the SD card in the camera after you save all its images to your computer.
  • For best performance a "low level format" should be performed.
  • The interval between shots may lengthen slightly when the camera's built-in memory fills.
  • If the flash is firing, the interval between shots will lengthen to accommodate the flash's charging requirements.



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