The blurring of an image due to hand shake occurs often when using a high zoom, however, the Optical Image Stabilizer minimizes it without causing deterioration of image quality.
What does IS stand for?
IS stands for Image Stabilizer (camera lens)
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A redesigned optical path includes an increased number of elements and two aspherical lenses for fast, accurate performance, whilst Canon's acclaimed Optical Image Stabilizer (OIS) technology provides distortion-free images throughout the range of the 10x optical zoom.
Summary: Canon Middle East announced today the development of Hybrid Image Stabilizer (IS), the world's first* optical Image Stabilizer which compensates for both angular camera shake and shift camera shake.
With a Schneider-Kreuznach lens with auto focus, an image stabilizer and video capture resolution up to 720x480 pixels at 30 frames per second, the LG KC550 has been touted as one of the best phones on the market for video recording1.
1 Megapixels, wide-angle 12x optical Image Stabilizer lens, HD Movies PowerShot SX200 IS: 12.
The camera also offers the new Super Dynamic III technology, which gives the camera a number of advantages, including the ability to produce excellent images in harsh lighting conditions, an image stabilizer for windy or vibrating locations, and extreme low-light sensitivity.
com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050208/NYTU200 ) Panasonic first introduced the MEGA Optical Image Stabilizer with its DMC-FZ1 digital still camera in 2003; and, in 2004, was the first to market a digital camera with 12x zoom and MEGA O.
5 inch LCD screen, an optical viewfinder and a high-quality Canon 6x Optical Zoom lens, along with Canon's original Image Stabilizer (IS) Technology - making it the first A-Series model to provide image stabilization.