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Olympus-stylus-epic.727779
5.2 out of 10

Olympus Stylus Epic

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Features
Exceptional, light-gathering power for available-light photography
Features
Autofocus system measures camera-to-subject distance in three locations, so focusing is easy even when your subject isn't in the center of the frame
Features
Bright, 0.45X real-image viewfinder makes framing your shots a snap
Features
Shoot from as close as 14 inches with autofocus ease
Features
Self-timer with optional remote control lets you activate the shutter from up to 16 feet away
Features
Variable power flash with exclusive auto color-balancing for natural color and correct exposure.
Features
All-weather construction
Technical Specs
Type:
Full-automatic 35mm autofocus lens-shutter camera
Film format:
35mm standard DX-coded film (24 x 36 mm)
Lens:
Olympus lens, 35mm, f2.8; 4 elements in 4 groups
Shutter:
Programmed electronic shutter
Viewfinder:
Real-image type viewfinder (with autofocus mark, close-up correction marks, autofocus indicator and flash indicator)
Focusing:
Active type multi-beam autofocus system. Focus lock possible. Focusing range 1.1ft. ~ infinity
Exposure control:
Programmed automatic exposure control, 2-zone light metering, switchable to spot metering. Auto exposure range: EV 1.0 to EV 17 (F2.8, 4 sec. - F11, 1/1000 sec.)
Exposure counter:
Progressive type with automatic reset, displayed on LCD panel
Self-timer:
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
Flash:
Built-in flash. Recycling time approx. 0.2 ~ 3.5 sec. (at normal temperature with new battery)
Flash range:
1.1 ~ 13.5ft. with ISO 100 color negative film; 1.1 ~ 26.9 with ISO 400 color negative film
Flash modes:
Auto (automatic flash activation in lowlight, backlight, and fluorescent or other artificial lighting), 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), Red-Eye Reducing Night Scene (otherwise same as in Night Scene)
Battery check:
Displayed on LCD panel
Weatherproof:
IEC Standard Publication 529: Water splashed against the enclosure from any direction shall have no harmful effect
Power source:
3 V lithium battery (DL123A/CR123A)
Dimensions:
4.3(W) X 2.3(H) X 1.5(D) in. (excluding protrusions)
Weight:
4.7oz (without battery)
Release Date
First seen
26 April 2002