New to this model is face recognition that automatically focuses on four faces in a single shot. The CCD-shift vibration correction function automatically adjusts for handshake giving clear and sharp images even when zoomed in. The macro mode lets you get as close as 1cm from your subject letting you get in on the finest details while AF target selection lets you fix your camera on a tripod and choose your focal points using buttons rather than moving the camera. The skew correction function automatically adjusts distion seen in rectangular objects when shot on an angle and the large 2.7 inch LCD monitor makes viewing and confirming images easy. Other features include a long lasting 310 shot battery, three continuous shooting modes, an ADJ button to recall common settings, PictBridge compatibility and various scene modes for great results in a variety of situations.