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Rugged, all-weather body
Bright, real-image viewfinder with autofocus and flash indicators
Built-in spot metering
Panorama picture format at the flick of a switch
Film winds and rewinds automatically
Easy-to-read LCD panel lets you check flash mode, battery, self-timer and exposures
Technical Specs
Full-automatic 35mm autofocus lens-shutter camera with built-in 38-105mm zoom lens.
Film format:
35mm standard DX-coded film (24 x 36mm).
Olympus lens, 38-105mm, f4.5-8.9, 6 elements in 5 groups.
Programmed electronic shutter.
Real-image zoom viewfinder (with autofocus mark, close-up correction marks, autofocus indicator and flash indicator).
Active-type autofocus system. Focus lock possible. Focusing range: 2ft ~ infinity.
Exposure control:
Programmed automatic exposure control, 3-zone light metering, switchable to spot metering. Auto exposure range: Wide-angle - EV2.3 (f4.5, 4 sec.) to EV16 (f10.9, 1/500 sec.), Telephoto - EV4.3 (f8.9, 4 sec.) to EV17 (f19.7, 1/350k sec.).
Exposure counter:
Progressive type with automatic reset, displayed on LCD panel.
Electronic self-timer, 12-sec. delay.
Remote control (optional):
Infrared remote control unit with 3-sec. delay.
Film speed range:
Automatic setting with DX-coded film with ISO 50, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200. For non DX-coded film and film with less than ISO 50, film speed is set to ISO 100.
Film loading:
Automatic loading (automatically advances to first frame when camera back is closed).
Film advance:
Automatic film winding.
Film rewind:
Automatic film rewind (automatic rewind activation at end of film, automatic rewind stop). Rewind possible at any point with mid-roll rewind button.
Built-in flash. Recycling time approx. 0.5 ~ 7 sec. (at normal temperature with new battery).
Flash range:
Wide-angle - 2 ~ 15.4ft., Telephoto - 2 ~ 7.9ft. with ISO 100 color negative film; Wide angle - 2 ~ 30.8ft., Telephoto - 2 ~ 15.4ft. with ISO 400 color negative film.
Flash modes:
Auto (Automatic flash activation in lowlight, backlight), Red-Eye Reducing (otherwise same as in Auto), Flash Off (no flash), Fill-in (forced activation), Night Scene (for night scenes with slowest shutter speed of 4 sec., other functions operate the same as in Auto).
Battery check:
Displayed on LCD panel.
IEC Standard publication 529: Water splashed against the enclosure from any direction shall have no harmful effect.
Power source:
3V lithium battery (DL123A/CR123A).
Power source:
Ordinarily used with camera body.
4.8(W) X 2.6(H) X 1.8(D) in. (excluding protrusions).
9oz (without battery).
Imprinting direction:
Data imprinted onto film from lens side.
Data coding:
No data, year-month-day, month-day-year, day-month-year, and day-hour-minute.
External indication of data:
Data display on LCD panel.
Film speed setting:
Automatic film speed setting.
Automatic calendar system:
Up to year 2030.
Release Date
First seen
27 August 2008