• Retro Review: The 2001 Canon PowerShot Pro90 IS

    6 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    Launched in 2001, the Pro90 IS was Canon's flagship PowerShot and shared a similar external design to the earlier Pro70 from 1998 but greatly boosted its zoom capability from 2.5x to 10x. It became Canon's first digital camera with optical image stabilization as well.
    Inside, it inherited much of the feature-set from the enthusiast-class G1 launched a year previously in 2000, which all added up to one of the most capable cameras of the time with a price tag to match: $1300 USD or 1100 GBP.
    The lens may have been the headline feature, but its imaging circle wasn't quite big enough to fully...
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