The Canon Sure Shot Owl Date was a 1997 model from Canon's very successful Sure Shot range. This compact 35mm film camera was known as the Prima AF-8 Date in continental Europe. It was notable for having a large and bright viewfinder and a mode dial on the front of the body. It formed the basis of the waterproof AS-1/WP-1.
- Lens: 35mm, f/4.5 (3 elements in 3 groups).
- 3-step active autofocus.
- Shutter speeds: 1/45-1/180s.
- Integrated flash. GN: 9m at ISO 100.
- Power: Two AA-size batteries.