Canon EOS D60

The Canon EOS D60 is a discontinued 6.3 megapixel digital single lens reflex (DSLR) camera body, announced by Canon on February 22, 2002.[1] It is part of the Canon EOS range, and accepts Canon EF, TS-E and MP-E lenses, but not Canon's later digital-only EF-S lens range.

Canon EOS D60
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Overview
TypeSingle-lens reflex
Lens
LensInterchangeable (EF)
Sensor/medium
Sensor22.7 x 15.1 mm CMOS
Maximum resolution3,072 × 2,048 (6.3 megapixels)
Film speed100-1000 in 1 EV steps
Storage mediaCompactFlash
Focusing
Focus modesOne-shot, AI Servo, AI-Focus, Manual
Focus areas3 focus points
Focus bracketingnone
Exposure/metering
Exposure modesFull auto, programmed, shutter-priority, aperture priority, manual
Exposure meteringTTL, full aperture, zones
Metering modesEvaluative, Partial, Center Weighted
Flash
Flashpop-up
Flash bracketingnone
Shutter
Shutterelectronic focal-plane
Shutter speed range30 to 1/4000 s
Continuous shootingup to 5.4 frame/s
Viewfinder
ViewfinderOptical
Image processing
White balance7 presets, Auto and custom
WB bracketingnone
General
LCD screen1.8 in (46 mm), 114,000 pixels
BatteryLi-Ion BP-511 rechargeable
Optional battery packsBP-511A, BG-ED3
Weight780 g (body only)
Made inJapan

The EOS D60 sits in the prosumer (professional-consumer) line of digital SLR cameras.[2] It succeeded the three megapixel EOS D30 and was replaced by the improved, six megapixel EOS 10D.

In America, its initial pricing was US$1,999 for the basic body, or US$2,199 including battery, charger, and DC kit.[1]

FeaturesEdit

The EOS D60 features:

  • 22.7 x 15.1 mm CMOS sensor (APS-C)
  • 6.3 megapixel effective (6.3 megapixel total)
  • Max resolution 3072 x 2048
  • FOV crop (1.6x)
  • Canon EF lens mount (excludes EF-S)
  • 3-point auto focus
  • 100, 200, 400, 800, 1000 ISO speed equivalent
  • 30 to 1/4000 s shutter speed and bulb
  • TTL 35 zone SPC metering: evaluative, center weighted, partial
  • Exposure compensation -2 EV to +2 EV in 1/3 EV or 1/2 EV steps
  • Auto White Balance (plus 5 positions & manual preset)
  • Eye-level pentaprism viewfinder
  • 1.8 in (46 mm) color TFT liquid-crystal monitor
  • E-TTL flash mode
  • 3 frames per second continuous shooting (max. 8 frames)
  • Dimensions (WxHxD): 150 x 107 x 75 mm (6.0 x 4.4 x 2.9 in)
  • Weight (body only): 780 g

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Canon Introduces the EOS D60:..." steves-digicams.com. February 22, 2002. Retrieved 26 November 2009.
  2. ^ "Canon EOS D60: Top performer". ZDnet Australia. November 26, 2002. Retrieved 26 November 2009.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Canon EOS D60 at Wikimedia Commons