Amstelveen, The Netherlands, 24 January, 2008: Canon today adds a range of powerful technologies to its PowerShot A-Series with the announcement of three new models: the 8.0 Megapixel PowerShot A590 IS and PowerShot A580 and
the 7.1 Megapixel PowerShot A470. All three cameras incorporate brand-new features for 2008 including blur-reducing Motion Detection Technology, Face Detection White Balance and Auto Red-Eye Correction as an option in shooting mode. In addition they bring Face Select & Track to the PowerShot A-series for the first time. The 4x optical zoom lens of the
PowerShot A590 IS also incorporates Canon’s renowned optical Image Stabilizer (IS) to counteract camera shake and further combat blur.