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Olympus-sp-590uz.3113298
6.0 out of 10

Olympus SP-590 UltraZoom

Olympus SP-590UZ The Olympus SP-590UZ is a 26x optical wide Read more

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Specifications

Feature
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Features
Shoot telephoto (up to 26x optical zoom), wide-angle (26mm equivalent) and macro (as close as 1cm) with the SP-590UZ.
Features
Dual Image Stabilization combines Sensor-Shift Image Stabilization with high ISO sensitivity and fast shutter speeds to capture crisp, clear images in any situation.
Features
Face Detection automatically focuses on your subjects' faces and optimizes exposure for sharp, brilliant portrait pictures.
Features
With one click, take several shots in rapid succession. With a burst rate of up to 10 fps (3MP), you can freeze moments to capture your shot.
Features
Pre-capture automatically archives ten frames (3 MP) as soon as the focus is locked to capture the perfect shot.
Features
View photos on your HD-TV in sharp, clear hi-definition. The HD output lets you connect your camera to your HD-TV using a single HDMI cable.
Features
Captures three images and stitches them together to create one amazing panoramic picture by simply pressing the shutter button and slowly panning across a panoramic scene.
Features
Using a live, multi-frame window on the LCD, Perfect Shot Preview lets you view the effects of various settings and then select and capture the perfect shot.
Features
Shadow Adjustment Technology helps you capture scenes exactly as you see them, even in difficult lighting situations — perfect for outside shots in bright sun when dark shadows are prevalent or shooting in backlit situations.
Features
The 12 million pixels in the high-resolution CCD create superior image quality. Create large prints without losing a single detail.
Features
The Manual, Aperture, and Shutter Speed Priority allows full manual control settings for advanced creative shooting, yet it's easy enough to point-and-shoot to automatically capture beautiful images.
Features
Smile Shot detects a smile on your subject's face and automatically fires off three consecutive shots to capture that perfect smile.
Features
With improved contrast and color reproduction, the 2.7" HyperCrystal™ II LCD offers a more accurate, precise image display as well as an extra-wide viewing angle and enhanced visibility in direct sunlight.
Features
Use the new Soft Background Focus mode on your next trip to a National Park. It enables you to slightly blur the beautiful vista, lake or canyon in the background to accent the majestic wildlife in the foreground.
Features
Beauty Mode lets you smooth a person’s skin, removing unwanted wrinkles or blemishes. Additionally, make subtle edits, such as slightly emphasizing and brightening the eyes, with a new post-capture feature: Beauty Fix.
Technical Specs
Image Sensor
12 Megapixels (effective), 1/2.33" CCD
Focal Length/Lens Configuration
4.6 – 119.6mm (26 – 676mm equivalent in 35mm photography)
Zoom
26x Optical Zoom + 5x Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
F2.8 (W) / F5.0 (T)
Display
2.7" (6.9cm) HyperCrystalTM II LCD 230,000 dots 5 Steps Brightness Adjustment
Viewfinder
Electronic viewfinder with dioptric correction
Focus System
CCD Contrast Detection
Focus Range (from lens surface)
Normal mode: Wide: 3.9" – infinity (0.1m – infinity)
Focus Mode
iESP Auto, Spot AF, Selective AF Target, Face Detection AF, Full-Time AF, Predictive AF, AF Lock, Manual Focus
Shutter Speed
Auto: 1/2000 sec. –1/2 sec. (up to 4 sec. in Night Scene)
ISO Sensitivity (SOS: Standard Output Sensitivity)
Auto, High Auto, 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400
Exposure Metering
Digital ESP Metering, Spot Metering, Center-Weighted Metering, Face Detection AE (when Face Detection AF is selected)
White Balance Control
iESP 2 Auto, One-Touch, Presets (Daylight, Overcast, Tungsten, White Fluorescent Lamp, Neutral White Fluorescent Lamp, Daylight Fluorescent Lamp), White Balance Compensation
Exposure Compensation
±2 EV steps in 1/3 EV steps
Image File Format
Still Image: JPEG
Number of Recorded Pixels
12MP (3,968 x 2,976)
Motion Blur Suppression
Dual Image Stabilization
Shooting Modes
28 Shooting Modes;
Panorama
In-Camera Panorama, PC Panorama (Up to 10 frames automatically stitchable with OLYMPUS Master software)
Continuous Shooting
High-speed2: 10 frames per second, 25 frames (3MP)
Shooting Assist Functions
Sharpness, Contrast, Saturation, Perfect Shot Preview, Histogram, Frame Assist, AF Lock, AE Lock, Voice Recording
Movie Mode
AVI Movie with Sound:
Image Processing
TruePic™ III Image Processor
Noise Reduction
Set automatically at shutter speeds of 0.5 second or longer in specific scene modes
Image Playback
Still Image: Single, Index Display (4/9/16/25), Up to 10x Enlargement, Slideshow, Rotation, Calendar, Histogram, Voice Playback
Playback Edit Effects
Still Image: Red-Eye Fix, Shadow Adjustment Edit, Beauty Fix, Resize, Cropping, Black & White, Sepia, Calendar, Face Focus, Brightness
Flash
Built-in, Wireless Flash
Flash Modes
Auto (for low light and backlit conditions)
Flash Working Range
Wide: 0.98ft (0.3m) - 29.5ft (9m) at ISO 800
Self-Timer
12 Seconds
Memory
22 MB internal memory
Removable Media Card
xD-Picture Card™ (1GB, 2GB), microSD (MASD-1 is required)
Outer Connectors
Multi-Terminal (USB Connector, Audio/Video Output), DC Input, HD Output
Auto-Connect USB
USB 2.0 High-Speed (USB Mass Storage)
System Requirements
Auto-Connect USB: Windows® 2000/XP/VISTA with USB port, Mac OS X 10.3 or later with USB port
Operating Temperature/Humidity
Operation: 32° – 104°F (0° – 40°C)
Power Source
(4) AA Batteries, AC Adapter (C-7AC)
Battery Life (CIPA DC-002)
340 shots
Dimension
4.3"W x 3.5"H x 3.6"D (110.1mm x 89.7mm x 91.0mm)
Weight
15.3oz (435g) without batteries and memory card
Release Date
First seen
8 January 2009