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Olympus C-5000 Digital Camera {5 M/P}

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Olympus C-5000 Digital Camera {5 M/P} Description


The C-5000 Zoom has an innovative, bold design offering advanced functionality, 5.0 Megapixels, and a world-class Olympus 3x Optical Zoom lens (38mm - 114mm equivalent, f2.8/f4.8 - f8.0), for outstanding picture quality. This camera is the ideal photographic tool for digital enthusiasts looking for a compact, stylish camera with enough functionality to match their growing skills. With a unique ergonomic design, and a hot shoe for more flash options, the C-5000 Zoom provides great value in a compact form.

Image Sensor
5.0 megapixel CCD sensor

ISO: Auto or selectable from 50 - 320

Optical: Olympus aspherical glass 3x zoom lens 7.8 - 23.4mm (35mm equivalent: 38 - 114mm)
Digital Zoom: 4x

F/2.8 (Wide), F/4.8 (Telephoto)

Shutter Speed
16 seconds - 1/1000th of a second

Burst Rate
1.7 fps

Flash Range: Wide: 30 inches - 12.8 feet (0.7m - 3.9m), Tele: 8 inches - 7.5 feet (0.2m - 2.3m)
Modes: Auto for low and backlight, Red-Eye Reduction, Fill-In (forced on), Slow Shutter Synchronized (first curtain)
Hot shoe for optional FL-20 TTL flash, FL-50 TTL flash or sync to studio strobes with optional cables

White Balance
Full Auto TTL, Pre-set manual (Daylight, Overcast, Tungsten and Fluorescent), One-touch custom

Exposure Modes
Digital ESP Multi-Pattern meter, Spot meter

Shooting Modes
Auto, Macro, Landscape, Portrait, Panorama, Sports, Night

Movie Mode
Quicktime with audio

Color Shooting Options
Standard, Black & White

Self Timer
12 second duration

Video Output
A/V out (PAL / NTSC)

Optical: Real-image viewfinder

1.8 inch, 134,000 pixels TFT color display

File Formats
Movie (Quicktime Motion JPEG)

Storage Media
xD-Picture Card

Power Supply
Li-10B Li-Ion Rechargeable Battery
AC Adapter (optional)

Computer Connectivity
USB or Card Reader

Operating System Requirements
Windows: 98, 98SE, ME, NT, 2000, XP
Mac: OS 10.0, 10.1, 10.2

Dimensions (W x H x D)
4.1 x 2.9 x 1.8 inches
105 x 74 x 46 mm

Weight (Excluding Battery)
8.5 oz

Other Features
Experienced photographers will appreciate the C-5000 Zoom manual settings with individual controls for aperture priority, shutter priority, and full manual operation with manual shutter speeds ranging from 16 to 1/1,000 of a second. Other advanced controls include: Selectable AF Point, moveable with the menu navigation arrow pad and Super Macro mode for photographing subjects as close as one inch. An External TTL Flash Terminal is provided for the FL-50 or FL-20 Flash or for syncing to studio strobes. Adjustable White Balance and One Touch White Balance provide maximum shooting versatility.


Display & Graphics

Effective Camera Resolution 5 Megapixel

General information

Brand Name Olympus

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