From the monthly archives: "August 2007"

Olympus Mju 1200Olympus have announced the new Olympus Mju Stylus 1200 – a compact weatherproof digital camera with a 12 megapixel sensor, a 3x optical zoom lens, 2.7″ screen, 20 scene modes, VGA video, 10cm macro, built in guide, ISO upto 6400 (ISO1600 at full resoltion), BrightCapture and Shadow Adjustment Technology, Face detection focus, and TruePic III image processor. It’s available in two colours Silver and Black:

“For the finest detail, accept nothing less than the stunning 12 Megapixel Olympus µ[mju:] 1200. Ultra-sharp prints in poster-size and beyond are a reality with this weatherproof* model. Innovations such as Face Detection Technology ensure your pictures impress with their realism, while a giant 6.9cm HyperCrystal LCD makes framing and reviewing shots with friends more enjoyable.”

Olympus Mju 830Olympus have announced the new Olympus Mju Stylus 830 – a compact weatherproof digital camera with a 5x optical zoom lens and dual image stabilisation both digital and an anti-shake sensor – the 8 megapixel digital camera features a 2.7″ screen, 22 scene modes, VGA video, 3cm macro, built in guide, ISO upto 1600, BrightCapture and Shadow Adjustment Technology, Face detection focus, and TruePic III image processor. It’s available in two colours Silver and Black:

“Treat yourself with Olympus µ[mju:] 830 and capture life’s magic moments with ease. Its 5x optical zoom allows objects be brought as close as you dare, and faces are automatically recognised to ensure the memory of the people you treasure remain sharply focused. In action-rich situations, like being jostled at a crowded party, you can also rely on the weatherproof µ[mju:] 830 to deliver blur-free results thanks to advanced image stabilisation capabilities. Further more, the stylish design of this 8.0 megapixel model with an aluminium body guarantees you’ll always cut a great figure – even during more formal occasions.”

Olympus Mju 820Olympus have announced the new Olympus Mju Stylus 820 – a compact weatherproof digital camera with a 5x optical zoom lens, 8 megapixel sensor, 2.7″ screen, 20 scene modes, VGA video, 3cm macro, built in guide, ISO upto 1600 / 3200, BrightCapture and Shadow Adjustment Technology, Face detection focus, and TruePic III image processor. It’s available in four colours Red, Silver, Black and Blue:

“Brighten your day with the intriguing Olympus µ[mju:] 820. Its 5x optical zoom (equivalent to 36-180mm on a 35mm camera) and slim weatherproof** body in a choice of four colours (Midnight Black, Starry Silver, Ruby Red and Crystal Blue), let you go further – whether you’re getting in close or running through the rain. A giant 6.9cm HyperCrystal LCD makes it easy to share shots with friends, while 8.0 Megapixels ensure the capture of every last detail. And since Face Detection Technology automatically scans for faces and optimises their sharpness and exposure, the people in your pictures always come out beautifully focused and exposed.”

Olympus Mju 790SWOlympus have announced the new Olympus Mju Stylus 790SW – an update to the 770SW – the 7 megapixel digital camera is Shockproof to 1.5m, Waterproof to 3m, and freezeproof – it features a 3x optical zoom lens, 2.5″ screen, 23 scene modes, VGA video, 7cm macro, ISO upto 1600, BrightCapture and Shadow Adjustment Technology, Face detection focus, and TruePic III image processor. It’s available in four colours Orange, Silver, Black and Blue:

“The Olympus µ[mju:] 790 SW goes anywhere you do. Shockproof*, waterproof** and freezeproof, you can take it mountain biking, swimming or skiing. It handles whatever life throws at it – so there’s never a need to worry. Despite its tough attributes, the 7.1 Megapixel µ[mju:] 790 SW looks great and doesn’t compromise a bit on photographic features. It is available in a choice of four expressive colours: Starry Silver, Midnight Black, Sunset Orange or Marine Blue.”

Olympus FE-300Olympus have announced the new Olympus FE-300 – their new, high resolution, 12 megapixel digital camera – it features a 3x optical zoom lens, 2.5″ screen, 17 scene modes, VGA video, 10cm macro, built in guide, ISO upto 6400 (ISO1600 at full resoltion), BrightCapture Technology, Face detection focus, and TruePic III image processor:

“Get the ease, flexibility and performance you want from an entry-class camera. The Olympus FE-300 is equipped with an astounding 12.0 Megapixels to let you capture every bit of detail while retaining the ability to crop and resize images later on a computer. Face Detection Technology works intelligently to ensure the accurate depiction of human subjects, while high ISO settings help to prevent blur caused by camera shake.”

Olympus FE-290Olympus have announced the new Olympus FE-290 – their new, wide angle, 7 megapixel digital camera – it features a wide angle 4x optical zoom lens (equivalent to 28-112mm), 3″ screen, 15 scene modes, VGA video, 5cm macro, built in guide, ISO upto 640:

“You can demand more from your camera with the 4x wide zoom Olympus FE-290. It delivers the most versatility in its class – all in a pocket-sized silver or black housing. With a powerful 7.1 Megapixels and giant 7.6cm LCD, it’s a cinch to quickly frame and capture high-resolution shots which you can immediately show to all your friends. And thanks to this camera’s “One button, one function” design principle, creating great images is simpler than ever.”

Olympus FE-280Olympus have announced the new Olympus FE-280 – their new, slim and stylish, 8 megapixel digital camera – it features a 3x optical zoom lens, 2.5″ screen, slim metal body (19.1mm thick), 20 scene modes, VGA video, 5cm macro, built in guide, ISO upto 1600, BrightCapture Technology, Face detection focus, TruePic III, and it’s available in four colours Red, Black, Blue, Silver:

“With an ultra-slim, stainless metal exterior available in four brilliant colours, the Olympus FE-280 represents a new generation of fun and easy digital photography. Express yourself with a choice of silver, blue, black or red, while enjoying the performance of 8.0 Megapixels and the power of the new TruePic III image processor. Including a large 6.4cm LCD for added viewing ease, the feature-packed Olympus FE-280 goes above and beyond to offer you a brilliant and beautiful combination of simplicity and functionality.”

Olympus FE-270Olympus have announced the new Olympus FE-270 – their new, budget, 7 megapixel digital camera – it features a 3x optical zoom lens, 2.5″ screen, 15 scene modes, VGA video, 5cm macro, a built in guide, ISO upto 640, and takes AA batteries:

“Craving a camera that combines high performance and simplicity? The Olympus FE-270 keeps things fun and easy with the assurance that your precious memories are captured in Olympus quality. It boasts 7.1 Megapixels plus a 3x optical zoom and a large 6.4cm LCD along with a range of selectable scene modes to suit the photographic situation at hand.”

Pentax Optio Z10Pentax have announced the new Pentax Optio Z10 – an ultra compact 8 megapixel digital camera, it features a 7x optical zoom lens, digital shake reduction, face recognition, a sliding lens cover, 2.5″ screen and ISO upto 3200:

“With a 7X optical zoom, you’ll get closer than ever! – The PENTAX Optio Z10 is equipped with a 7X optical zoom lens. Designed with a refraction lens system so the lens never protrudes from the camera while zooming, the 7X optical zoom covers a broad range, from wide-angle to telephoto zoom, and offers an ultra high-magnification of up to approximately 35.7X when combined with digital zoom. This sleek, stylish digital camera also features 8.0 megapixels, Face Recognition, Shake Reduction and a sliding lens cover for extra protection that also operates the on/off camera setting.”

Pentax Optio S10Pentax have announced the new Pentax Optio S10 – an ultra compact 10 megapixel digital camera, it features digital shake reduction, face recognition, DivX video recording, and is one of the smallest 10 megapixel digital cameras available:

“So compact, so stylish, so many megapixels! – The stylish Optio S10 compact digital camera with 10.0 effective megapixels offers digital Shake Reduction and a high-speed Face Recognition AF&AE function for fast, high quality portraits. The Optio S10 is the seventh DivX Certified digital camera from PENTAX. Now enhanced with digital Shake Reduction, the DivX format enables photographers to create high-quality video files that may be played back on a wide variety of DivX DVD players and other devices. The Optio S10 digital camera is one of the smallest, lightest 10.0 megapixel digital cameras in the world!”