overview Longest exposure

Longest exposure Longest exposure
15 seconds

People don't normally need to take long exposure photos, but they can be really interesting, for example you can take long exposure shots of the night sky to capture the movement of stars across the sky.

Learn more about long shutter speeds.

Compared To Compared to recent compacts

Out of 8 recent compacts, 4 have (significantly) better longest exposure than the Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS.

Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS
15 seconds
60 seconds
30 seconds
1/4 of a second