Canon Announces EOS 1300D

Shoot and share unique DSLR quality

Effortlessly capture distinctive DSLR quality pictures and cinematic Full HD movies using the 18.0 Megapixel Canon EOS 1300D.  Share your work instantly using Wi-Fi and connect to your smart device by simply using *NFC (Near Field Communication).

* Compatible Android devices with NFC capability

Portrait taken in low light with the EOS 1300D

Take distinctive photos that set you apart

Capture superb detailed images thanks to a large 18.0 Megapixel APS-C size sensor
Print your images up to A2 size or creatively crop them and still achieve great quality.

Natural low light shots

Take memorable, atmospheric pictures in low light with a large ISO sensitivity range of ISO 100-6400 (expandable to ISO 12,800), which reduces the need for flash – so you can capture the natural ambience of every precious moment.


Beautiful background blur

Create stunning portrait shots that emphasise your subject against beautiful soft blurred backgrounds thanks to the shallow depth of field associated with DSLR photography.


Superb detail and colour

Shoot superb images with the details, colours and contrast exactly as you remember thanks to the DIGIC 4+ processor.

Image showing the Canon EOS 1300D

Easily connect and share your images with the world


With NFC* (Near Field Communication) you can quickly connect to compatible Android smartphones and tablets and launch the Camera Connect app with just one tap. You can also connect to iOS and non-NFC devices and launch the app via Wi-Fi. Ideal for easy transfer and sharing of images and movies to social media platforms such as Instagram and Facebook while on the move.

Easy remote shooting

Control your camera and take a picture remotely from a compatible smartphone or tablet using the Canon Camera Connect app. Great for including yourself in group shots or taking photos from a distance away.

Canon Connect Station CS100

Transfer, store and enjoy your photos and movies on the Canon Connect Station CS100, for easy sharing on an HDTV or with social media and online photo services like irista.

Explore your creativity in movies and stills

Explore Creative filters like Toy camera and Miniature that add a different mood and unique finish to your photos.

Cinematic Full HD movies

Shoot superbly detailed Full HD movies with a beautiful cinematic feel thanks to DSLR control depth of field, which ensures your subject is sharp while your background is beautifully blurred.

Create memories using Video Snapshot

Use the Video Snapshot feature to combine and create movie clips into a great looking video sequence of your important memories.

Example of using Miniature Mode

Capture stunning detail with ease

Take it easy or take control

Let Scene Intelligent Auto do the work for you and capture great shots without having to worry about settings; or when you’re ready, explore your creativity with Full Manual control.

Capture action

Capture that decisive moment with responsive and precise Auto Focus plus full resolution shooting at 3 fps. Ideal for shooting sharp sports and action pictures.

Compose and view your shots with ease

Easily compose and frame your shots using the optical viewfinder and review the results on the clear 920K dot resolution 7.5cm (3.0”) LCD screen.

Easy to use for any subject

Use the inbuilt Feature Guide to navigate easily around the camera’s menu system and learn more about your camera as your confidence grows.

Detailed photo of a palm leaf

Start your photographic journey with Canon

Easily expand your camera as far as your passion takes you with an extensive range of EF lenses and EOS System accessories…

Canon EOS 1300D

New and Improved Features and Specifications


  • DIGIC 4+ Image Processor
  • Wireless Compatibility
  • LCD Monitor has Approx. 920 000 dots
  • Creating Images in Scene mode and Food mode
  • Image processing has Ambiance priority/White priority
A photo of a Bicycle taken in front of a brightly coloured wall taken with the Canon EOS 1300D
A photo of a young man and lady standing n front of a wall shot with the Canon EOS 1300D camera