The PowerShot ELPH 320 HS combines an elegantly thin 0.82 inch camera body with a 5x optical zoom lens, all with the modern conveniences of wi-fi and touch screen control. The 24mm to 120mm (35mm equivalent) zoom range is designed to capture a wide variety of subjects.The Optical Image Stabilizer uses lens shift technology to correct for unwanted camera movement to deliver quality captures outdoors at dusk, inside without a flash, or at the telephoto end of the zoom range. The optical system minimizes any image degradation which can occur with electronic image stabilizers. Canon HS SYSTEMThe Canon HS SYSTEM combines a 16.1 Megapixel Canon CMOS sensor and DIGIC 5 Image Processor which produce bright, clear photos during the day, and quality low light captures with minimal noise and maximum highlight and shadow detail. With a maximum ISO of 3200, virtually any capture is possible complete with reduced noise and blur.PureColor LCD System and Touch Panel ControlThe PowerShot ELPH 320 HS features a large and bright 3.2-inch PureColor LCD wide screen, for easy viewing and framing the shot. The 461,000 dots high resolution screen features PureColor technology, which delivers excellent contrast and rich, true to life color. The wide aspect 16:9 ratio provides ample room for information icons and touch buttons without affecting the full screen image or video review.The touch panel technology allows changes to the camera settings, tracks an AF point and also records and plays video captures. The Touch Shutter function allows image captures right from the screen. For moving subjects, simply touch the desired subject with your finger, and the AF box will appear and track the subject as it moves. Lift the tracking finger off the screen to to capture the image.Smart AUTO and Face IDThe PowerShot ELPH 320 HS features an expanded Smart AUTO compared to other Powershot models, all of which can be used for still or video capture. Various factors the background and the subject are analyzed, then the camera selects among 58 predefined shooting situations to insure the best capture. Difficult subjects such as night scenes, moving or backlit subjects, low light landscapes or bright conditions such as snow and sand are captured with ease.The PowerShot ELPH 320 HS features Face ID, an advanced process that records and registers up to 12 faces. If the camera picks up a registered face within the frame, both the exposure and focus will be automatically adjusted to insure the best capture.Babies can also be registered, with the camera capturing three successive images when a smile is detected. Face ID will also select the baby out of a group or while being held, and will disable the flash to avoid startling the baby.Older children in motion can be tracked, with focus and exposure continually adjusted with Servo AF. In this setting, one shutter press will capture three successive images so the best shot is never missed. Face ID registration also makes it easy to search images by name, so each individual subject can be reviewed. Intelligent ISIntelligent IS analyzes camera movement and applies the best shake correction depending on the specific shooting situation. For stills, the system automatically selects among Normal, Panning, Macro (Hybrid) and Tripod IS modes. With video the system automatically selects among Dynamic, Powered, Macro and Tripod IS modes. With Intelligent IS, concentration is on the image capture, while the camera to assures the steadiest possible image using the most effective IS settingsBuilt-in WiFi and Wirelss Upload CapabilityUsing the built in 802.11 b/g/n wireless capability, the PowerShot ELPH 320 HS cameras can connect with compatible home networks or to wireless access points, allowing effortless sharing of captured images and HD videos.Captures can easily be shared through the Canon Image Gateway (registration required), a service that stores images to an online album for sharing through social media and video sites. The free CameraWindow app can also be downloaded from Canon, allowing uploads from anywhere through mobile devices.* CANON iMAGE GATEWAY Online Photo Album available starting February 14, 2012. One¬time registration is required.** iOS app will be available in March 2012 and the Android app will be available in May 2012.‡ Compatible with iOS 4.3 or later.Full 1080p HD Video with Dedicated Movie ButtonCapture 1080p Full HD video with stereo sound that can later be viewed on an HDTV when connected with an optional HDMI cable, or download to a computer for sharing with family and friends. For computer downloads, the PowerShot ELPH 320 HS, can capture video in the Apple iFrame format, which keeps file sizes small for convenient uploading or sending videos via e-mail. The iFrame format enjoys native support in compatible Mac and Windows video applications without the need for file conversion.The PowerShot ELPH 320 HS features the option to captured in Full HD 1080p video at approximately 24 frames per second or 720p HD video at approximately 30 frames per second. The dedicated movie button allows the PowerShot ELPH 320 HS to start and stop recording instantly, without switches, dials or the need to access layers of menus. The full optical zoom range can be used during capture, with an electronic wind filter to prevent sound distortion.