Canon EOS 600d DSLR Camera

Share your photographs...

We would love to feature your photographs on our equipment pages to help inspire others. We respect your copyright. Sharing is easy, just send us a link to your image on social media or your own website and remember to tell us about the following:






Upload date: 2016-05-07 Caption: Canon sample image, Copyright notice: © Canon 2016 Author: Canon


Upload date: 2016-05-07 Caption: Canon sample image, Copyright notice: © Canon 2016 Author: Canon

Review this item...

Tell us how you would rate it overall:

 

There are no reviews for this item

Manufacturers website: CLICK HERE

SHOOTING
Modes: Scene Intelligent Auto, No Flash, Creative Auto, Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports, Night Portrait, Movie, Program AE , Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, A-DEP
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

Basic+ (Shoot by ambience selection, Shoot by lighting or scene type)

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+remote, 10s + continuous shots 2-10)
Continuous Shooting: Max. Approx. 3.7fps for approx. 34 JPEG images¹³, 6 images RAW²³

LIVE VIEW MODE
Type: Electronic viewfinder with image sensor
Coverage: Approx. 99% (horizontally and vertically)
Frame Rate: 30 fps
Focusing: Manual Focus (Magnify the image 5x or 10x at any point on screen)
Autofocus: Quick mode, Live mode
Metering: Real-time evaluative metering with image sensor
Active metering time can be changed
Display Options: Grid overlay, 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) 5184x3456, (M) 3456x2304, (S1) 2592x1728, (S2) 1920x1280, (S3) 720x480

JPEG 4:3: (L) 4608x3456, (M) 3072x2304, (S1) 2304x1728, (S2) 1696x1280, (S3) 640x480

JPEG 16:9: (L) 5184x2912, (M) 3456x1944, (S1) 2592x1456 (S2) 1920x1080, (S3) 720x400

JPEG 1:1: (L) 3456x3456, (M) 2304x2304, (S1) 1728x1728, (S2) 1280x1280, (S3) 480x480

RAW: (RAW) 5184x3456

Movie Type: MOV (Video: H.264, Sound: Linear PCM)
Movie Size: 1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.976 fps)

1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps)

640 x 480 (30, 25 fps)

Movie Length: Max duration 29min 59sec, Max file size 4GB
Folders: New folders can be manually created and selected
File Numbering: (1) Consecutive numbering

(2) Auto reset

(3) Manual reset


OTHER FEATURES
Custom Functions: 11 Custom Functions with 34 settings
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 15steps
Display Formats: (1) Single image with information (2 levels)

(2) Single image

(3) 4 image index

(4) 9 image index

(5) Jump Display

Slide Show: Image selection: All images, by Date, by Folder, Movies, Stills

Playback time: 1/2/3/5 seconds

Repeat: On/Off
Histogram: Brightness: Yes

RGB: Yes
Highlight Alert: Yes
Image Erase/Protection: Erase: Single image, All images in folder, Checkmarked images, unprotected images

Protection: Erase protection of one image at a time
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
Firmware Update: Update possible by the user

INTERFACE
Computer: Hi-Speed USB
Other: Video output (PAL/ NTSC) (integrated with USB terminal), HDMI mini output (HDMI-CEC compatible), External microphone (3.5mm Stereo mini jack)

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 XP inc SP3 / Vista inc SP1 and SP2 (excl. Starter Edition) / 7 (excl. Starter Edition)

OS X v10.5-10.6 (Intel processor required)


SOFTWARE
Browsing & Printing: ZoomBrowser EX / ImageBrowser
Image Processing: Digital Photo Professional
Other: PhotoStitch, EOS Utility (inc. Remote Capture), Picture Style Editor

POWER SOURCE

Batteries: 1 x Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E8
Battery Life: Approx. 440 (at 23°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)¹

Approx. 400 (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 Chargers: AC Adapter Kit ACK-E8, Battery charger LC-E8, LC-E8E

PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Body Materials: Stainless Steel and polycarbonate resin with conductive fiber
Operating Environment: 0 – 40 °C, 85% or less humidity
Dimensions (WxHxD): 133.1 x 99.5 x 79.7 mm
Weight (Body Only): Approx. 570g (CIPA testing standard, including battery and memory card)
Attribute Value
IMAGE SENSOR Type:22.3 x 14.9mm CMOS
Effective Pixels:Approx. 18.0 megapixels
Total Pixels:Approx 18.7 megapixels
Aspect Ratio:3:2
Low-Pass Filter:Built-in/Fixed
Sensor Cleaning:EOS integrated cleaning system
Colour Filter Type:Primary Colour
Image Processor:DIGIC 4
Lens Mount:EF/EF-S
Focal Length:Equivalent to 1.6x the focal length of the lens
Focusing:TTL-CT-SIR with a CMOS sensor
AF System/ Points:9 AF points (f/5.6 cross type at centre, extra sensitivity at f/2.8)
AF Working Range:EV -0.5 -18 (at 23°C & ISO100)
AF Modes:AI Focus, One Shot, AI Servo
AF Point Selection:Automatic selection, Manual selection
Selected AF Point Display:Superimposed in viewfinder and indicated on LCD monitor
Predictive AF:Yes, up to 10m¹
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
Manual Focus:Selected on lens, default in Live View Mode
AF Microadjustment:No
Metering Modes:TTL full aperture metering with 63-zone SPC
(1) Evaluative metering (linked to all AF points)
:
(2) Partial metering at center (approx. 9:
(3) Spot metering (approx. 4:
(4) Center weighted average metering
:
Metering Range:EV 1-20 (at 23°C with 50mm f/1.4 lens ISO100)
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 combined with AEB)
AEB:3 shots +/- 2 EV, 1/2 or 1/3-stop increments
ISO Sensitivity*:AUTO (100-6400), 100-6400 Expandable to H (approx 12800) in 1-stop increments
Type:Electronically-controlled focal-plane shutter
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:Auto white balance with the imaging sensor
Settings:AWB, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, White
Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom.
:
White balance compensation:
:
1. Blue/Amber +/-9
:
2. 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
:
View Finder:Pentamirror
Coverage (Vertical/Horizontal):Approx. 95
Magnification:Approx. 0.85x¹
Eyepoint:Approx. 19mm (from eyepiece lens centre)
Dioptre Correction:-3 to +1 m-1 (dioptre)
Focusing Screen:Fixed
Mirror:Quick-return half mirror (Transmission: reflection ratio of 40:60, no mirror cut-off with EF600mm f/4 or shorter)
Viewfinder Information:AF information: AF points, focus confirmation light¹
Exposure information: Shutter speed, aperture value, ISO speed (always displayed), AE lock, exposure level/compensation, spot metering circle, exposure warning, AEB
:
Flash information: Flash ready, high-speed sync, FE lock, flash exposure compensation, red-eye reduction light
:
Image information: Highlight tone priority (D+), monochrome shooting, maximum burst (1 digit display), White balance correction, SD card information
:
Depth of Field Preview:Yes, with Depth of Field preview button
Eyepiece Shutter:On strap
LCD Montitor:Vari angle 7.7cm (3.0") 3:2 Clear View TFT, approx. 1040K dots
Coverage:Approx. 100
Viewing Angle (Horizontally/Vertically):Approx 170°
Coating:Dual Anti-reflection, anti smudge
Brightness Adjustment:Adjustable to one of seven levels
Display Options:(1) Quick Control Screen
(2) Camera settings:
Built-in Flash GN (ISO 100, meters):13
Built-in Flash Coverage:Up to 17mm focal length (35mm equivalent: 27mm)
Built-in Flash Recycle Time:Approx. 3 seconds
Modes:Auto, Manual flash, Integrated Speedlite Transmitter
Red-Eye Reduction:Yes - with red eye reduction lamp
X-Sync:1/200sec
Flash Exposure Compensation:+/- 2EV in 1/2 or 1/3 increments
Flash Exposure Bracketing:Yes, with compatible External Flash
Flash Exposure Lock:Yes
Second Curtain Synchronisation:Yes
HotShoe/ PC Terminal:Yes/ -
External Flash Compatibility:E-TTL II with EX series Speedlites, wireless multi-flash support
External Flash Control:Via camera menu screen

Spanish sun...

Our absolute favourite find was the Museo Sorolla, a celebration of the life and work of Joaquin Sorolla (1863-1923). The museum, opened in 1932, was once the Madrid home of this influential impressionist painter.

Clash of the Cameras!

Clash of the Cameras

Looking for gift ideas for photography friends? These playing cards allow photo fans to play famous cameras off against each other in a classic top-trumps style card game to find out who's got the best gear.

Get 5% Off...

Sign up for our newsletters and get 5% off your first hire, our latest news, plus:

Get personalised offers to swap, sell and loan your gear for money.

Opportunities to try new equipment.