What can I do with the Olympus XZ-1?
With the XZ-1 you’ll capture high-quality still images and HD videos in any shooting environment thanks to its fast, super-bright, built-in Olympus iZuiko lens and its large, super-sensitive CCD sensor.
What is the sensitivity of the XZ-1’S lens?
The i.Zuiko lens is F1.8 at the 28mm equivalent end and a still very impressive F2.5 at the 112mm setting. But the spec doesn’t end at the lens – the XZ-1 is built around a high sensitivity 1/1.63″ CCD which, along with its peers, makes it one of the larger sensors to appear in a compact camera with a built-in lens.
Is the Olympus XZ-1 waterproof under water?
The PT-050 underwater case has been customized for the XZ-1 and is waterproof to a depth of 40 meters (approximately 130 feet). With its durable, high-quality polycarbonate construction, this Olympus housing protects the camera from water while also cushioning it from knocks and bumps on land.
What makes the Sony XZ-1 so special?
But the spec doesn’t end at the lens – the XZ-1 is built around a high sensitivity 1/1.63″ CCD which, along with its peers, makes it one of the larger sensors to appear in a compact camera with a built-in lens. To this it adds two control dials (including an S90-style dial around the lens) and a bright, high-resolution OLED screen.
What is the Olympus X series camera?
Unleash your creative side with the first-ever Olympus X Series camera. Designed for those who want the quality of an SLR in a high-end point-and-shoot format, this camera provides a new, easy-to-use outlet for artistic expression.
What accessories are compatible with the XZ-1?
To expand the camera’s versatility, the XZ-1 includes an accessory port that is compatible with select PEN camera accessories. Photographers can attach optional accessories like the SEMA-1 external microphone adapter, the VF-2 electronic viewfinder, or the newly introduced MAL-1 macro light.