Minox has announced a new night vision / wildlife digital camera for wildlife photography, it features an infra-red flash, 6 month battery life, weather proof body, 8 megapixel sensor, and 2.5″ screen. It measures 153 x 114 x 66 mm.
“The new MINOX DTC 500 is equipped with 8 megapixel resolution and delivers outstanding imaging quality with pin-sharp details, high contrast and natural color rendition. With video recordings of 10 to 60 seconds the user can keep track of animal activities around the clock. The high performance infrared flash with a range of up to 15 meters delivers reliable shots, even in unfavorable light or in twilight. Thanks to its extremely short shutter lag of just 1 second and a battery life of over 6 months, the new DTC 500 is a very reliable companion out in the reserve.”