Type - 35mm focal-plane shutter multi-mode AF SLR camera
Lens Mount - EF mount
AF System - TTL phase detection. AF modes: One-Shot AF/Predictive AI Servo AF (automatic switchover). AF operating range at ISO 100: EV 0 - 18. Cross-type BASIS for the AF sensor.
Shutter - Vertical-travel, focal-plane electronic shutter. 30 sec. - 1/4000 sec., B. X-sync at 1/125 sec. (hot shoe). Shutter speed can be set in half-stop increments. Built-in electronic self-timer (with beeper).
Viewfinder Fixed eye-level pentaprism. 0.75x magnification and 90% coverage. New Laser Matte screen.
Metering & Exposure Control - Composite SPC for TTL full-aperture metering (6-zone evaluative, 6.5% partial at center, and centerweighted averaging) with shutter speed-priority AE, aperture-priority AE, depth-of-field AE, shiftable Intelligent program AE, Programmed Image Control modes, bar code mode, and metered manual. AE lock with partial metering enabled. Exposure compensation and autobracketing range of ±2 EV (in 1/2-stop increments). Metering range at ISO 100 and f/1.4: EV 1 - 20. Film speed range: ISO 6 to 6400. Maximum 9 multiple exposures. 7 Custom Functions.