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Pentax K-7 Body only

$809.00 to $1,805.00



True to its series concept, it was designed not only to assure outstanding image quality, but also to provide exceptional ease and comfort of operation and the utmost satisfaction to photo enthusiasts of all levels, including advanced amateurs. After making a thorough review of all essential digital SLR camera components and functions, PENTAX has revised and upgraded many of them, including viewfinder, shutter unit, continuous-shooting capacity, and exposure and autofocus systems. Protected by a durable, high-quality metallic body, but the K-7 is designed to be extremely compact and functional — just like all other K-series models — for enhanced portability and maneuverability.Minimize

Manufacturer:Pentax Product MPNKey FeaturesLensImage QualityVideoExposure ControlStorageFlashViewfinder / DisplayInterfacesPower SupplyIncluded FeaturesSystem RequirementsDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPNPTX17811
Camera TypeSLR/Professional
Resolution15.1 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size3 in.
Proofing FeaturesFreezeproof • Dust proof
Weight1.43 lb.
Interchangeable LensInterchangeable Lenses
Image Sensor TypeCMOS
Camera Resolution15.1 Megapixel
Image Resolutions3072 x 2048 • 1728 x 1152 • 4672 x 3104
Video Resolutions640 x 480 (VGA) • 1280 x 720
Shutter Speed30 - 1/8000 sec
White BalanceAuto • Manual • Daylight / Sunny (Preset) • Cloudy (Preset) • Fluorescent (Preset) • Tungsten (Preset) • Shade (Preset) • Flash (Preset)
Frames Per Second5.2 Frames
Memory TypeSD Card • SDHC Card
Compression ModesFine • SuperFine • Normal • Uncompressed
Compression TypeJPEG • Raw Image • DPOF • EXIF 2.21 • DCF 2.0
File Size (High Res.)24.31 MB (5 images on 128MB card)
File Size (Low Res.)0.39 MB (about 328 images on 128MB card)
ISO SpeedsAuto • 100 • 1600 • 3200 • 6400
Flash TypeBuilt-In & External
Flash FunctionsFill-in Flash • Red-eye Reduction Flash • Slow Sync
ViewfinderOptical (Through-the-lens)
LCD ScreenWith LCD Screen
LCD Screen Resolution921,000 pixels
LCD Protected PositionWithout LCD Protected Position
Interface TypeUSB 2.0 • HDMI
Video InterfaceVideo Out
Battery TypeRechargeable Li-Ion Battery
Battery Life980 Images
Self Timer2 Sec. • 12 Sec.
Operating SystemMicrosoft Windows XP • Microsoft Windows Vista • Apple Mac OS X 10
Width5.1 in.
Depth2.9 in.
Height3.8 in.
Weight1.43 lb.
Family LinePentax K
Included AccessoriesSoftware • USB Cable • Battery Charger • Strap • AC Power Cord • AV Cable • Li-Ion Rechargable Battery
UPC027075155145
Release DateJuly, 2009


Tags:

pentax, k-7, body, only,

Canon EOS 1000D with 18-55mm IS lens

$459.00 to $882.00



The precise auto focus system of the EOS 1000D keeps you focused for sharp images. Featuring a diamond-shaped array of seven AF points, this newly improved system delivers outstanding coverage of nearly any subject, both in horizontal and vertical formats. The seven AF points — one high-precision cross-type center AF point with f/2.8 sensitivity and six others compatible at f/5.6 — provide fast, accurate auto focus for any Canon EF lens even when shooting in low-light environments. Focus points can be assigned automatically using one of three different AF modes or manually.Minimize

Manufacturer:Canon Product MPNKey FeaturesLensImage QualityExposure ControlStorageFlashViewfinder / DisplayInterfacesPower SupplyIncluded FeaturesSystem RequirementsDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPNREBELXS1855K
Camera TypeSLR/Professional
Resolution10.5 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size2.5 in.
Weight0.99 lb.
Interchangeable LensInterchangeable Lenses
Focal Length18 - 55 mm
Image Sensor TypeCMOS
Camera Resolution10.5 Megapixel
Image Resolutions3888 x 2592 • 2816 x 1880 • 1936 x 1288
Aperture Rangef22/f36 (w/t) - f3.5/f5.6 (w/t)
Shutter Speed30 - 1/4000 sec
White BalanceAuto • Manual • Daylight / Sunny (Preset) • Cloudy (Preset) • Fluorescent (Preset) • Tungsten (Preset) • Shade (Preset) • Flash (Preset)
Frames Per Second3 Frames
Memory TypeSD Card • SDHC Card
Compression ModesFine • Normal • Uncompressed
Compression TypeJPEG • Raw Image • DPOF 1.1 • DCF 2.0
File Size (High Res.)9.8 MB (13 images on 128MB card)
File Size (Low Res.)0.7 MB (about 183 images on 128MB card)
ISO SpeedsAuto • 100 • 800 • 1600
Flash TypeBuilt-In & External
Flash FunctionsFlash Off • Auto Flash • Fill-in Flash • Red-eye Reduction Flash • Manual
ViewfinderOptical (Through-the-lens)
LCD ScreenWith LCD Screen
LCD Screen Resolution230,000 pixels
LCD Protected PositionWithout LCD Protected Position
Interface TypeUSB 2.0
Video InterfaceVideo Out
Battery TypeRechargeable Li-Ion Battery
Battery Life600 Images
Self Timer2 Sec. • 10 Sec. • 12 Sec.
Operating SystemApple Mac OS X • Microsoft Windows 2000 • Microsoft Windows XP • Microsoft Windows Vista
Width5 in.
Depth2.4 in.
Height3.8 in.
Weight0.99 lb.
Family LineCanon EOS
Included AccessoriesSoftware • Video Cable • Battery Charger • Strap
UPC845251002294
Release Date2008


Tags:

canon, eos, 1000d, with, 18-55mm, is, lens,

Olympus E-30 Body Only

$754.00 to $1,050.00



The E-30 is built with the basis of "faithful reproduction of subjects = reproducibility," with further features to enhance expression such as Art Filter and Live View Multi-Exposure.Photographers can take daily images into a "new imaginative world" using the features of the E-30.

Manufacturer:Olympus Product MPNKey FeaturesLensImage QualityExposure ControlStorageFlashViewfinder / DisplayInterfacesPower SupplyIncluded FeaturesDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN262032
Camera TypeSLR/Professional
Resolution12.3 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size2.7 in.
Weight1.44 lb.
Interchangeable LensInterchangeable Lenses
Image Sensor TypeLive MOS
Camera Resolution12.3 Megapixel
Image Resolutions640 x 480 • 3200 x 2400 • 2560 x 1920 • 1600 x 1200 • 1280 x 960 • 1024 x 768 • 4032 x 3024
Shutter Speed60 - 1/8000 sec
White BalanceAuto • Manual
Frames Per Second5 Frames
Memory TypeCompactFlash Card Type I • CompactFlash Card Type II • IBM Microdrive • xD Picture Card
Compression ModesFine • SuperFine • Normal • Uncompressed • Basic
Compression TypeJPEG • Raw Image • EXIF • DCF • DPOF
File Size (High Res.)13.9 MB (9 images on 128MB card)
File Size (Low Res.)0.1 MB (about 1,280 images on 128MB card)
ISO SpeedsAuto • 100 • 3200
Flash TypeBuilt-In & External
Flash FunctionsAuto Flash • Fill-in Flash • Red-eye Reduction Flash • Slow Sync • Manual
LCD ScreenWith LCD Screen
LCD Screen Resolution230,000 pixels
LCD Protected PositionWithout LCD Protected Position
Interface TypeUSB 2.0
Video InterfaceVideo Out
Battery TypeRechargeable Li-Ion Battery
Self Timer2 Sec. • 12 Sec.
Width5.570849 in.
Depth2.952747 in.
Height4.232271 in.
Weight1.44 lb.
Family LineOlympus E
Included AccessoriesSoftware • USB Cable • Video Cable • Shoulder Strap • Battery Charger • Li-Ion Rechargable Battery
UPC4545350019259
Release DateQ1, 2009


Tags:

olympus, e-30, body, only,


Canon EOS 50D with 28-135mm lens


The Canon EOS 50D SLR Digital Camera features an APS-C sized 15.1-megapixel CMOS sensor for superb quality images and the DIGIC 4 Image Processor to provide superior color reproduction, and improved ISO capabilities for uncompromised shooting even in the dimmest situations. It also features a 3.0-inch Clear View LCD monitor, supercharged Live View Function with Face Detection Live mode, plus a number of automatic Image Correction settings and HDMI output. The 50D is incredibly fast thanks to the DIGIC 4 processor - it allows for up to 6.3 fps continuous shooting, in bursts of up to 90 JPEG images (with a UDMA CF card).Minimize


Olympus E-620 with 14-42mm and 40-150mm lenses


The E-620 has the Freedom to Move You Autofocus Live View with Face Detection (up to 8 faces) and Shadow Adjustment Technology; expands the creative shooting possibilities with your SLR. Not to mention it's even easier to capture the shot with the 2.7'' HyperCrystal III swivel LCD, providing 270 degrees of movement.


Olympus E-30 Body Only


The E-30 is built with the basis of "faithful reproduction of subjects = reproducibility," with further features to enhance expression such as Art Filter and Live View Multi-Exposure.Photographers can take daily images into a "new imaginative world" using the features of the E-30.


Olympus E-620 Body Only


The E-620 comes with Free Angle Live View in a small and light body. With the Art Filter and multiple exposure functionality, it is sure to expand your world of expressions. In addition, the image stabilization built into the E-620 means that image stabilization is available with all FourThirds lenses you may decide to use. Combined with the Standard Class lenses with light weight and high cost performance, image stabilization is always available throughout an approximate 33x zoom range from 18mm ultra wide angle to 600mm zoom, relative to 35mm film format, for everyone.Minimize