You say you want first-class definition, sharpness and color? Well, you've got them with this pixel-packed PowerShot A20. To make sure your transition to the world of digital photography is a clear one, PowerShot A20 delivers enough definition to satisfy the most discerning eye. The A20's 2.1-megapixel CCD is augmented by a primary color filter and adaptive signal processing. It means that this camera will capture every detail of all your adventures with a clarity and brilliance that will amaze you. PowerShot A20 features a high-resolution 3x optical zoom that allows you to get in on the action without being right on top of it. And a digital zoom feature gets you even closer! Far out shots are within your reach! PowerShot A20's fully automatic optical zoom lens allows you to frame the perfect shot - from portrait to landscape - with the touch of a button. And if that isn't enough, A20's 2.5x digital zoom will bring you closer still.Still having fun after sundown? Not to worry! A20 packs a powerful flash that will shed light on your darkest hour. From focus to flash, A20 is fully automated - so you'll never miss out on the perfect shot while you're fumbling with your settings. Relying on easy-to-find AA batteries, A20 is also incredibly energy-efficient, so you'll never run out of juice while shooting your vacation. And for economy-minded users, the optional rechargeable NiMH batteries guarantee the power you need at a savings you will appreciate. A20 is incredibly affordable, but you'd never guess it based on several features they have in common with higher-end cameras. Despite an affordable price tag, PowerShot A20 provides several features normally associated with higher-end models: shutter speeds from 1 second to 1/1500 of a second; high-precision white balance ensuring optimum color temperature; and nine image quality modes that enable users to choose the level of definition that best meets their needs. A20 may be affordable, but you'd never call it "cheap". Store lots of pictures with the supplied CompactFlash memory card, and then take advantage of the easy-to-use USB interface and Canon software to display your images on your computer screen, create dramatic panoramic images or arrange an onscreen slide show! With this specially designed case, your photo sessions will never suffer another rain delay. You can even take your A20 down to 100 feet (30 m) underwater!For the ambitious amateur, A20 supports a wide-angle converter and close up lens that will bring the perfect shot within your reach. And now you can make high-quality prints - anywhere, anytime - in less than 60 seconds by connecting to the ultra-compact CP-10 Card Photo printer.