wideangle

The wide end of the SX230 HS' zoom range makes capturing expansive scenes a simple task

Telephoto

The telephoto end of the SX230 HS' focal range allows you to get really close to distant subjects, without having to move an inch

Colour

Faithful colour reproduction is a particularly impressive trait of images shot with this camera

Telephoto

There's no doubting the usefulness of the SX230 HS' 14x optical zoom lens, but be prepared to deal with some softness in images shot at its longest setting

Macro

Subjects shot at close-quarters using the camera's Macro AF mode are pleasingly detailed

Miniature

The Miniature creative filter can be used to create some distinctive images

Fisheye

Use the camera's Fish-eye creative filter to comic effect in your shots