A new compact digital camera with something special. The sleek design of the white version, of course, taken from that of the PEN mirrorless, but also a super 5-axis stabilization system, such as that aboard the mirrorless top brand, the Olympus OM-D E-M5. It offers all this and more the new Olympus SH-50, the ringleaders of the new series ” Stylus Traveller “, presented at CES 2013 in Las Vegas.
Hybrid System IS Movie 5 Axis.
The stabilizer 5-axis has been designed especially for the video: offsets the roll. It a fine system: digital stabilization operates out of five planes of motion. The compensation is mechanics for pitch, yaw and rotation, while the digital stabilization on the sensor corrects the vertical and horizontal displacements (relative to the plane of the front lens). It allows the filmmaker to take stable images even holding the machine in hand while walking. And possible to record in full HD mode 1080/60i/30p, as well as in how fast HD 720p HD at 120fps, or HVGA, at 240fps.
The Olympus SH-50, pocket-sized compact super zoom, it has a 16 megapixel backlit CMOS sensor technology with IHS, TruePic V image processor and a zoom from the large zoom range: 24x, 25-600 mm equivalent. The telemacro mode allows shots up to a distance of 40 inches from the subject with the 600mm.
The display, touch-sensitive, it is 3 inches with a resolution of points. Versatile machine, suitable for travel, the Olympus SH-50 has manual controls, and offers a range of 11 Magic Filters for creative processing of imagery from the time workhorse of Olympus, followed in this by then all the competition.
Advanced features, photos HDR (high dynamic range) mode Hand-Held Starlight, Advanced Shadow Adjustment Technology to overcome the problems associated with the backlight. The compatibility of memory cards FlashAir allows easy transfer of images to a smartphone or a tablet, for sharing on social networks.
The price of the Olympus SH-50, on sale from March 2013, is about $300. Available colors: black, silver or white.