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Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera 12 x Optical Zoom & Image Stabilization - 18313 Product Info

The Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera w/12 x optical zoom & image stabilization 18313 combines top Leica picture quality and performance with the compact size and comfort of a sophisticated all-in-one-solution. First-class Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera DC Vario-Elmarit lens offersimage an extremely wide focal length range of 35 - 420 mm. The Leica V LUX 1 10 MP Digital Camera 12 x optical zoom means that you are equipped for every photo situation without dealing with changing lenses from fine macro through high-impact wide-angle scenes to super-telephoto shots for nature observation. Leica CCD sensor with a resolution of 10 million pixels and optical image stabilization technology offers ideal features for brilliant razor-sharp images, even under difficult conditions. The fully swiveling 2.0" display also allows you to discover unusual perspectives and provides for precise image evaluation. Designed solely to cater for the requirements and creativity of the photographer, the Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera w/12 x optical zoom & image stabilization offers fast, simple and intuitive operation. With this universal digital camera, photography in the compact class has never been so professional.

The Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera w/12 x optical zoom & image stabilization 18313 takes an extremely good look at the world. From a distance, at very close range, at twilight Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera doesn't miss a thing. There is perfect interaction throughout in this compact high-performance camera : the Leica Vario lens, the optical image stabilizer, the fast and accurate autofocus and the high-speed image signal processing. Handy and compact, the Leica V-LUX 1 Digital Camera is the ideal companion when traveling, for nature observation or at cultural events.

The lens used in the Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera w/12 x optical zoom & image stabilization 18313 complies with the strict standards of Leica Camera AG for development and manufacture. Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera lens system consists of 14 lens elements in 10 groups, including 3 aspherical lenses and an ED (extra-low dispersion) lens. The ED lens is manufactured from special optical glass to compensate for chromatic aberration.Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera w/12 x optical zoom prevents color fringing and loss of focus, resulting in clear sharp images. Leica stands for superb picture quality, and this lens system delivers truly breathtaking images with minimal distortion. The aspherical lenses further enhance the outstanding performance of the lens and are also a key factor for the remarkably compact dimensions of the camera.

The Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera w/12 x optical zoom & image stabilization 18313 is equipped with a built-in multifunctional flash which offers functions such as Auto, Auto/SlowSync or red-eye reduction. Manual adjustment of the flash power is possible in a range of +-2 aperture stops. If wished, external TTL flash units can be used on the flash shoe of the Leica V LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera. Such versatility makes the Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera w/12 x optical zoom & image stabilization a true "high-end" camera in the compact camera class.

With its high-performance image signal processor the Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera w/12 x optical zoom & image stabilization 18313 offers a very short shutter delay of just 9 milliseconds prefocused and 0.8 seconds between 2 pictures. In combination with the short switchon delay of some 0.7 seconds the Leica Digital Camera 18313 provides for truly spontaneous shots. You will never miss the right moment again.

With its magnification in the super-telephoto range the Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera w/12 x optical zoom & image stabilization 18313 corresponds to the 10 x magnification of binoculars, making it an ideal addition for nature observation. The binoculars offer a maximum level of detail and great comfort when observing nature for long periods while the Leica V-LUX1 10MP Digital Camera delivers high-quality shots in the same range of magnification. Here the integrated image stabilization system is a major advantage.

The Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera w/12 x optical zoom & image stabilization 18313 is equipped with an integrated optical image stabilization system, which enhances the outstanding lens performance even further. It compensates for blur from shake, caused by the natural movement of the hand. Even very minor movements of the hand are detected with a scanning frequency of 4000 hertz. This means that the Leica VLUX-1 10MP Digital Camera can also deliver razor-sharp images without a tripod in many situations.

The Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera w/12 x optical zoom & image stabilization 18313 is equipped with a new integrated image processor so that pictures can be taken with a film speed of max. ISO 1600 with full resolution. The Leica V-LUX 1 Digital Camera noise reduction system combats picture noise in several processing stages. In the first stage the critical noise is identified and separated into chrominance and luminance noise. The remaining noise is then minimized in a noise reduction process. Chromatic aberration is also reduced, producing brilliant results right into the corners of pictures.

Specifications for Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera w/12 x optical zoom & image stabilization 18313:

Image type/format: 1:1.8" CCD sensor with 10.4 million total pixels and 10.1 million effective pixels.
Resolution: In 4:3 format choice between 3648 x 2736 pixels, 2560 x1920 pixels, 2048 x1536 pixels or 1600 x1200 pixels ;

In Leica 3:2 format choice between 3600 x 2400 pixels, 3248 x 2160 pixels, 2560 x1712 pixels or 2048 x1360 pixels ; In 16:9 format choice between 3584 x 2016 pixels, 3072 x1728 pixels or 1920 x1080 pixels (corresponds to HDTV standard)

Video recording: In 4:3 format choice between 848 x 480 pixels 30 B/s, 10 B/s, 640 x 480 pixels 30 B/s, 10 B/s or 320 x 240 pixels

30 B/s, 10 B/s Limited only by memory card capacity, recording with audio.

Data recording: File formats Still : RAW, JPEG (Fine/Standard), Movie : QuickTime Motion JPEG.
Storage media: SD memory card (also SDHC cards) and multimedia card (512 MB SD card included in scope of supply).
Sensitivity setting: Choice between automatic or manual ISO 80, ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO 1600, ISO 3200

(in high-sensitivity mode).

White balance: Choice between automatic for daylight, cloudy skies, shadow, halogen light, flash as well as 2 manual settings, white balance fine tuning from -1500 to +1500 K in 150 K steps (also available with automatic setting).
Lens: LEICA DC VARIO-ELMARIT 7.4 - 88.8 mm f/2.8 - 3.7 ASPH. (equivalent to 35 - 420 millimeters for 35 mm format), 12 x optical zoom, focal length adjustment via zoom ring on lens.
Aperture: F 2.8 – F11.0 (WW), F 3.7 – F11.0 (tele)
Digital zoom: 4x
Optical image stabilizer: Two operating modes : either only for picture-taking or for both monitor and picture-taking.
Distance adjustment range: Choice between normal : 0.5 m (with WW)/2 m (with tele) to infinity, or macro : 0.05 m (with WW)/0.3 m (with tele) to infinity.
Focus setting: Choice between autofocus (either entire focusing area or for macro), or manual, setting can be saved. AF operating modes / measuring field Choice between 9 areas (entire picture field), fast AF with 3 areas (middle transverse) or with 1 middle area, 1 area, or spot.
Exposure: Metering Choice between multiple field measurement, emphasis on middle integral measurement, spot measurement, setting can be saved ; Exposure modes Choice between program automatic, aperture automatic, automatic mode (time) and manual setting ; Exposure compensation ±2 EV in stages, settings from 1/3 EV.
Shutter speed range: With full automatic : 1 s –1/2000 s, with program automatic : 1 s –1/2000 s, with aperture and automatic mode (time) : 8 s –1/2000 s, with manual setting : 60 s –1/2000 s.
Flash: Flash modes Choice between automatic ON with or without preflash (red-eye reduction), manual ON (fill-in flash) with or without preflash, SLOW sync for longer shutter speeds (with preflash), flash OFF ; Range wide (sensitivity to Auto) : 0.3 – 7 m (with WW), 0.3 – 5.3 m (with tele). Flash shoe for external flash units ; Flash output adjustment ±2 EV in stages, settings from 3 EV.
Motif programs: Portraits, sport, night scenes, night portraits, fireworks, parties, snow, self-portraits, food, high-sensitivity mode, Baby 1, Baby 2, soft skin, candlelight, starry skies, landscapes.
Color effects: Choice between cool, warm, B/W or sepia.
Monitor/EVF: Swiveling 2.0" TFT color display with 207,000 pixels, electronic viewfinder with 235,000 pixels.
Automatic timer: Either 2 s or 10 s self-timer.
Connections: USB 2.0 full speed, DC in (power supply) and AV out.
Picture characteristics: Contrast, color saturation, sharpness and noise reduction are adjustable.
Printer compatibility: PictBridge, DPOF
Power supply: Lithium-ion rechargeable battery BP-DC5 (710 mAh ; 7.2 V) or optional AC Adapter (ACA-DC5)
Dimensions (W x H x D): 141 mm x 85 mm x 142 mm (5.5 x 3.3 x 5.6 inch)
Weight: 668 g/734 g (23.6/25.9 oz) without/with battery, memory card and lens cap.
Scope of supply: Camera with lens cap, carrying strap, lens hood, 512 MB SD card, charger, lithium-ion rechargeable battery, A/V cable, USB cable, extensive software package (Adobe Photoshop Elements 4.0 (PC)/3.0 (Mac),Quicktime Movie Player).

Features of Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera w/12 x optical zoom & image stabilization 18313:

  • LEICA DC VARIO-ELMARIT 7.4 - 88.8 mm f/2.8 - 3.7 ASPH.lens
  • 10 MP resolution
  • 12 x optical zoom
  • MEGA O.I.S. image stabilization
  • 1:1.8" CCD sensor
  • Swiveling 2.0" TFT color display with 207,000 pixels
  • Integral flash
  • Intuitive handling with manual zoom and focusing
  • High-speed image processing
  • Noise reduction
  • Ideal for nature observation

Package Contents:

  • Leica V-LUX 1 10MP Digital Camera w/ 12 x optical zoom & image stabilization 18313 w/ caps
  • Carrying strap
  • Lens hood
  • 512 MB SD card
  • Charger
  • Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery BP-DC5
  • A/V cable, USB cable
  • Extensive software package (Adobe Photoshop Elements 4.0 (PC)/3.0 (Mac),Quicktime Movie Player)

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I had considered a number of dslr cameras from different manufacturers. Then I realized I wasn't all that keen on dealing with different lenses, & the models I looked at had kind of cheap fealing lenses at that. This camera has excellent zoom range &...
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