Canon EOS D2000

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Canon EOS D2000
Canon EOS D2000 CP+ 2011.jpg
TypeSingle-lens reflex with digital back
LensInterchangeable (EF)
SensorCCD, 1.6x crop factor (APS-C)
Maximum resolution1,728 x 1,152 (2.0 megapixels)
ASA/ISO range200-1600 in 1 EV steps
Storage340MB PCMCIA cards
Focus modesOne-shot, AI-Servo, AI-Focus, Manual
Focus areas5 points
Focus bracketingnone
Exposure modesFull auto, programmed, shutter-priority, aperture priority, manual
Exposure meteringTTL, full aperture, zones
Metering modesEvaluative, Center Weighted, Average
FlashCanon hotshoe
Flash bracketingnone
Shutterelectronic focal plane
Shutter speed range30 to 1/8000 s
Continuous shootingup to 3.6 frame/s, max 12 frames
Image processing
Custom WB5 presets, including Auto and custom
WB bracketingnone
Rear LCD monitornone
BatteryRemovable, rechargeable NiCD battery
Optional battery packsnone.
Weight1650 g (body only)

The Canon EOS D2000 (a Canon branded Kodak DCS 520) is a 2-megapixel digital single-lens reflex camera developed by Kodak on a Canon EOS-1N body. It was released in March 1998.[1] It features a CCD sensor and can shoot at 3.5 frames per second. Many enthusiasts regard the D2000 as Canon's first truly usable Digital SLR. It was released in tandem with the Canon EOS D6000 (a rebranded Kodak DCS 560), a 6-megapixel model.

Like its predecessor, the EOS DCS 3, the D2000 uses an EOS-1N camera body with a Kodak digital back. However, the digital back was completely redesigned, being better integrated into the body, using a higher-resolution APS-C sized sensor, adding a second PCMCIA card slot, replacing the SCSI interface with an IEEE 1394 interface, and adding a color screen for viewing images that had been taken, a feature that was lacking from the DCS 3 and the higher-end DCS 1. Other incremental improvements such as a higher shooting rate and a swappable, rechargeable battery pack were included.

The D2000 was the last of the Kodak / Canon press cameras. It was sold by Kodak until at least as late as 2001.[2] Canon's first home-grown professional digital SLR, the Canon EOS-1D, was released later the same year.

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  1. ^ History Hall - Canon Camera Story 1997-2000. Retrieved July 20, 2008.
  2. ^ "PMA 2001 show report: Section two: Digital Photography Review". February 15, 2001. Retrieved January 22, 2014.

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