Canon EOS M100 Review
With the Canon EOS M100 creating beautiful photos and videos has never been more fun.
Summary Canon EOS M100
The Mirrorless Camera EOS M100 has 24 MP with autofocus system and hybrid Dual Pixel, which combines different and phase principles focus. With the Canon EOS M100 videography can go Full HD 1080 @ 60 p. RoF series S-AF mode (focus locks at the first frame) comes up to 6 frames per second. Canon EOS M100 has a built-in folding Flash, 3-inch touchscreen with a resolution of 1.03 M.
Overview Canon EOS M100
The company Canon announced the mirrorless camera with interchangeable lens Canon EOS M100 coming to replace models EOS M10, which debuted in October of the year 2015.
Canon EOS M100 comes with an installed 24 Megapixel sensor APS-C and the last, at this point, DIGIC 7. The features exist already on cameras Canon M5 and M6, as well as 77D and 800D. Those innovations allow not only to raise the sensitivity matrix on stage compared to the predecessor of the M10 but to increase the speed burst shooting from 4.6 to 6.1/s and write speed video with 30 fps to 60 fps in FullHD.
Canon introduced the Canon EOS M100 as a compact and stylish camera that allows you to take snapshots of exceptional quality and immediately transmit them to the Internet or other devices. Canon EOS M100 is convenient to carry, and you can capture the bright and unique everyday moments. A set of artistic effects and support of wireless data allow you to make stunning pictures and immediately share them with your friends online.
According to the manufacturer, the tiny and easy-to-use camera is an excellent choice for those who wish to climb up a notch compared with smartphones. The benefits of EOS lens changing feature attributed M100 and availability of zoom lenses.
Canon EOS M100 is an ideal choice for those who have long dreamed of fully realize their creative vision and reach new heights of photographic skill. Learn how to use this camera to put it just: its touchscreen interface just as convenient as the smartphone interface, and a set of built-in filters allow to give a snapshot of expressiveness and completeness quickly. Master the camera functions help tooltips that appear directly on display: you do not have to the lengthy flipping statement if you want to blur the background or make an object in the picture is brighter.
If you like video blogging or just love to photograph exciting places, you shall appreciate the tilting screen and selfie mode. Moreover, to give the photo portraits a professional gloss, use skin smoothing mode with five gradations, which evens out the complexion and disguises imperfections.
Great features in a compact format
Despite its modest dimensions, Canon EOS M100 uses the latest technology, which instead expects from expensive professional equipment. It turns at the moment, so you do not miss a successful story. The picture quality is also at altitude: even when shooting in bright sunlight or low light shots turn out incredibly bright and vivid. Crystal clear video and turn out, and it does not require any additional effort from you.
As already said, the camera has a new CMOS sensor APS-C (22.3 × 14.9 mm) with 24.2 million effective pixels. Image processing subsystem relies on powerful DIGIC 7.
The camera also possesses autofocus Dual Pixel CMOS AF, which helps to focus principally on the selected object instantly and guarantees its maximum sharpness.
Shutter speed range is equal to 1/4000-30 c, the amount of light sensitivity ISO 100-25600. Maximum resolution photos equal to 6000 × 4000 pixels. The video records with a resolution of 1920 × 1080 pixels and speed of 24, 30 or 60 frames per second.
The device is equipped with a folding display size 3 inches diagonally and touch control. To store footage serves as memory card SD/SDHC/SDXC.
In the arsenal of gadgetry, there are adapters for wireless connection Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth, NFC module, stereo microphone, USB 2.0 and micro-HDMI.
Dimensions represent 108 × 67 × 35 mm, the weight is about 300 grams, together with the battery pack. The battery LP-E12, on one charge, can make the 295 photographs. The camera weighs 302 g.
Focusing system has 49 points and, of course, there Dual Pixel AF (DPAF). We wonder if the Canon strategy is to include into every camera the Dual Pixel. The M100 is an excellent focusing camera since the technology is outstanding and even buying a budget camera you get an excellent autofocus in both photo and video.
Ease of use
Plain and straightforward are the tips that appear directly on display, those help you quickly master various shooting modes and camera settings. Manage the camera via the touchscreen interface like with a smartphone and learn intuitively: looking through the photo, you can flick through, zoom in and out and use simple commands.
Canon EOS M100 strives to provide extensive functionality and high-performance to camera lovers and novice photographers. The Chamber strives to provide easy and comfortable to use, especially in this case helps 3-inch touchscreen LCD with rotation function in combination with a self-portrait mode with the function of Smooth Skin. The camera also has a Creative Assist function, which “translates” the professional terminology and jargon of the photographers into an understandable format for beginners.
Whatever your style, the camera Canon EOS M100 complements perfectly: it comes in three colors — black, white and silver, and also offers nine color plates on the body: from bright turquoise to strict black. You can attach the camera strap to wear it over the shoulder or the neck to have it always at your fingertips, and to avoid dropping it. Lanyards appear in various color options: get creative and mix and match.
The camera Canon EOS M100 supports data transfer over Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, allowing you to send photos to Facebook and Instagram quickly. To transfer pictures to a smartphone running iOS or Android1 using a Canon Camera Connect, don’t even have to touch the camera. Only by connecting via Wi-Fi, you can send pictures and videos from a camera in the same cloud storage, where are all the other images from your Smartphone.
Do you want to shoot portraits and landscape views? EOS M100 lets you change lenses depending on the shooting. The EF-M Series lenses are light and compact like the camera itself. Do not hesitate to take them to your photo tour. Also, as your skill and technology requirements continue to grow, the EOS M100 is compatible with any of the EF-S lenses.
EOS M100 is a stylish and high-quality modern camera which helps you to look at and capture the world around. Thanks to the artistic filters and excellent quality images, every shot you take on this camera has a chance to become a hit on Instagram. The compact and lightweight camera EOS M100 can become your daily companion. It can help you keep the best moments of each day and share their beauty with friends and family.
Specifications for Canon EOS M100
|Specifications for Canon EOS M100|
|Type||22.3 x 14.9 mm CMOS|
|Effective pixels||Aprox. 24.2 megapixels|
|The total number of pixels||Aprox. 25.8 Megapixels|
|Image sensor cleaning||EOS integrated cleaning system|
|The type of color filter||Basic colors|
|Lens mount||EF-M (EF and EF-S compatible adapter for attaching the EOS EF-M)|
|Focal distance||Equivalent of 1, 6 x lens focal length|
|Image stabilization||Optical image stabilizer on compatible lenses|
|Video: advanced digital stabilization on 3 axes using compatible lenses|
|Type||System Dual Pixel CMOS AF. Pixels determine phases embedded in the image sensor|
|System/AF point||Maximum 49 AF points (fixed position on the grid 7 x 7) through the automatic selection of the camera|
|Free location 1 AF point/1 AF Zone (9 points, 3 x 3 grid) via manual selection|
|AF Working range||EV -1-18 (at 23° c, ISO 100, with lens EF-M 22 mm f/2 STM)|
|AF Modes||Frame-by-frame AF and tracking AF|
|AF point selection||Face + tracking: tracking of face and object recognition through automatic or manual selection on the touchscreen. Automatic selection of the AF points 49 in the absence of recognized faces.|
|Smooth zone autofocus: manual area selection, as well as an automatic choice on the 9 AF points within selected zone|
|1-point AF: manual selection on the touchscreen using the buttons|
|Displays the selected AF point||Is displayed on the LCD screen|
|Af fixation||Fixed when pressing the shutter button halfway or custom button fixing AE|
|Af illumination||via led backlight|
|Manual focus||The lenses EF and EF-S-choice through the switch AF/MF lens|
|The lenses the EF-M-choice via a special button to MF/other custom buttons (AF/MF switch).|
|Strengthening the border contours available manual focus|
|Available AF + MF (manual adjustment of focus after AF frame)|
|Image magnification available during manual focus MF (5 x or 10 x)|
|Exposure metering modes||Transfixed in real time thanks to the image sensor|
|(1) Evaluative metering (384)|
|(2) Partial metering at Centre (approx. 10% of the screen Live View)|
|(3) Center-weighted average metering|
|(4) spot metering (approx. 2% of the screen Live View)|
|Jeksponometricheskogo range devices||Image: EV 1-20 (at 23° c, ISO 100)|
|Video: EV 2-20 (at 23° c, ISO 100)|
|Fixing exposure||Automatic mode: available in time-lapse mode, autofocus during assessment measurements of exposure is locked when you reach focus.|
|Manual mode: using the release button AE creative zone modes.|
|Exposure compensation||+/-3 EV with 1/3 steps|
|ISO Sensitivity||AUTO ISO (100-25600), 100-25600 with step steps 1/3|
|Video: Auto ISO (100-6400), 100-12800 with step steps 1/3|
|Exposure time||30-1/4000 SEC (with step 1/3 step), manual exposure (full range exposures. Available range depends on shooting mode).|
|Type||Auto white balance using the matrix|
|Settings||Auto, daylight, shade, cloudy, tungsten,|
|Fluorescent, Flash, custom, color temperature (100 K)|
|White balance compensation:|
|1. Blue/Amber +/ -9 levels|
|2. Magenta/Green +/ -9 levels|
|Custom white balance||Yes, you can register a single configuration|
|Type||Touchscreen LCD (TFT) 7.5 cm (3.0 “). 3:2 aspect ratio. Approx. 1 040 000 points of Electrostatic capacitive type. Inclination of approx.. at 180 degrees up|
|Adjusting the brightness||Adjustable (5 levels)|
|Displaying information||Configured and switched to using the INFO button. Button|
|(1) the image in the Live View mode with display of basic information|
|(2) the image in the Live View mode with display full information|
|(3) the image in the Live View mode without information|
|(4) quick control Screen|
|Built-in Flash GN (ISO 100, m)||5|
|Built-in Flash coverage angle||Maximum coverage of approx. 15 mm (equivalent to 35 mm film: approx. 24 mm)|
|Recovery time for built-in Flash||Aprox. 5 with|
|Modes||Auto (E-TTL II)|
|Removing red-eye||, Yes, using lamps reduce red-eye|
|Exposure compensation when shooting with Flash||+/-2 EV with 1/3 steps|
|Fixing Flash exposure||Yes|
|Second curtain sync||Yes|
|Hot shoe connector/PC connector||No/No|
|Modes||The intellectual scenario mode, Hybrid Auto, Creative Assistant, SCN (portrait, self-portrait, smooth skin, landscape, close-up, sports, Food, photography with hands at night HDR kontrovogo light), Creative filters (Grainy b/w, soft focus, Fish-eye effect, EFF. oil. paints, Watercolor Effect, the effect of the toy camera, miniature Effect (photo and video), high dynamic range), programme auto exposure (AE), shutter priority Ae, Aperture priority Ae, Manual exposure, Videography (auto exposure video Manual video exposure, Interval movie)|
|Image styles||Auto, standard, portrait, landscape, high detail, precise, neutral, Monochrome, custom (x 3)|
|Image processing||Highlight tone priority|
|Auto brightness (Auto Lighting Optimizer) (4 settings)|
|Noise reduction with long-term exposure|
|Noise reduction at high ISO (4 installs + multiple-frame noise reduction)|
|Lens peripheral illumination correction|
|Chromatic aberration correction|
|Correction of diffraction|
|Background blur (5 units)|
|Contrast (9 levels)|
|Saturation (9 levels)|
|Shutter modes||Single-frame, continuous, self-timer (2 c, 10 c, user)|
|Burst||Frame-by-frame AF: Approx. 6.1 frame/sec. for the queue to 89 frames in JPEG format and up to 21 RAW frame|
|With tracking autofocus (Servo AF): appr. 4 frame/s. for the queue to 1000 FPS in JPEG format|
|Live View Mode|
|Coverage||Aprox. 100% (horizontally and vertically)|
|Type of files|
|Photograph format||JPEG: high quality, normal quality (compatible with Exif 2.30)/file system Design rule for Camera File system (2.0)|
|Raw: RAW (14-bit, the original RAW file, the second version of the Canon)|
|Compatibility with digital print order format [DPOF] version 1.1|
|RAW + JPEG simultaneous recording||Yes, RAW + JPEG with different compression formats|
|The size of the image||Raw: (3:2) 6000 x 4000 (4:3) 5328 x 4000 (16:9) 6000 x 3368 (1:1) 4000 x 4000|
|JPEG: (L) 3:2 6000 x 4000 (M) 3984 x 2656 (S1) 2976 x 1984 (S2) 2400 x 1600|
|JPEG 4:3: (L) 5328 x 4000 (M) 3552 x 2664 (S1) 2656 x 1992 (S2) 2112 x 1600|
|JPEG: (L) 16:9 6000 x 3368 (M) 3984 x 2240 (S1) 2976 x 1680 (S2) 2400 x 1344|
|JPEG 1:1: (L) 4000 x 4000 (M) 2656 x 2656 (S1) 1984 x 1984 (S2) 1600 x 1600|
|When playing a RAW image processing functions are available and change the size of images in the camera|
|Video file format||MP4|
|Dimensions videos||Full HD-1920 x 1080 (59.94; 50; 29.97; 25; 23.976 frame/s.)|
|HD 1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps.)|
|VGA is 640 x 480 (29.97, 25 frames/sec.)|
|Duration of videos||The maximum duration of 29 min 59 c, maximum file size 4 GB|
|Folder||It is possible to automatically create new folders on a monthly or daily|
|Numbering files||(1) sequential numbering|
|(2) auto reset|
|User-defined functions||4 custom functions with customizable buttons and record shutter|
|Metadata tag||Copyright information of the user (name of the author, copyright information)|
|Score images (0-5 stars)|
|Intelligent orientation sensor||Yes, Auto rotate function|
|Increase when playing||2 x-10 x for the 10 steps, as well as the zoom pinch/zoom|
|Display formats||(1) Single image with information (up to 8 switching options)|
|(2) a single image|
|(3) the index mode (6/12/42/110 images)|
|(4) the mode transition (1/10/100 images, by date, by rating)|
|Slideshow||Playback duration: 3/4/5/6/7/8/9/10/15/30 seconds|
|Transition effects: off, crossfade|
|Wipe and protection from abrasion||Erase: single image, selected images, the selected range, all images|
|Protection: selected images, the selected range, all the images. Unprotect all images|
|Categories menu||(1) shooting menu (x 8)|
|(2) the playback menu (x 5)|
|(3) the Setup menu (x 4)|
|(4) custom functions 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|
|Firmware update||The user can upgrade the firmware on your own.|
|Computer||Hi-Speed USB (Mini-B compatible)|
|Miscellaneous||Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11 b/g/n), (only 2.4 GHz, 1-11 channels), NFC-enabled|
|Bluetooth ® (version 4.1 specification, Bluetooth low energy consumption)|
|Canon Printers||Compact photo printers and Canon PIXMA Printers supporting PictBridge|
|PictBridge||Yes (via USB or wireless LAN)|
|Type||SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS-I)|
|Supported operating systems|
|PC and Macintosh||Windows 10/8.1/8/7 SP1|
|Mac OS X 10.9/10.10 10.11 10.12//|
|To connect to a PC via Wi-Fi:|
|Windows 10/8.1/8/7 SP1|
|Mac OS X 10.9/10.10|
|For Image Transfer Utility:|
|Windows 10/8.1/8/7 SP1|
|Mac OS X 10.9/10.10 10.11 10.12//|
|Image processing||Digital Photo Professional|
|Miscellaneous||Picture Style Editor, EOS Utility, Image Transfer Utility|
|Connect Camera app available on iOS and Android|
|Batteries||1 x Li-ion battery LP-E12|
|Battery life||Aprox. 295 FPS (at 23° c, AE 50%, FE 50%)|
|Jekorezhim: Approx. 410 FPS|
|Video file size: Approx. 125 min|
|The duration of playback when you play a slideshow of photos: Approx. 4 h|
|Energy saving||Turn off monitor (15, 30 sec. or 1, 3, 5, 10, 30 min)|
|Automatic reduction of power consumption (30 seconds or 1, 3, 5, 10 min., off)|
|Power supplies and Chargers||Battery charger LC-E12|
|Compact power adapter CA-PS700 DC adapter, DR-E12|
|Neck strap EM-E2 (light brown)|
|Neck strap EM-E2 (BW) (Brown)|
|Neck strap EM-E2 (BK) (black)|
|Neck strap EM-E2 (WH) (white)|
|Neck strap EM-E2DB|
|All EF and EF-S compatible through adapter for attaching the EOS EF-M|
|Miscellaneous||Interface cable IFC-400PCU use|
|Adapter for attaching EF-EOSM|