Olympus TG-1 iHS Digital Camera - Silver

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- First Rugged Camera with Fast f/2.0 Lens - Durability and Outstanding Image Quality - Full 1080p HD Video - 3.0" OLED Monitor with Surface Coating - TruePic VI Image Processor - Waterproof to 40 Feet - Shockproof to 6.6 Feet - Crushproof to 220 Lbs. - GPS, e.compass and Manometer Functions - Converter Lens Compatibility

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Video Resolution:
12M(3968x2976) 8M(3264x2448) 5M(2560x1920) 3M(2048x1536) 2M(1600x1200) 1M(1280x960) VGA(640x480) 16:9 L (3968x2232) 16:9 S (1920x1080)
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The measurement in height x width of a captured video file. Common sizes are VGA, 720p, and 1080p.
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WORLDS FIRST F2.0 HIGH-SPEED LENS ON A TOUGH CAMERA  The newest Tough model draws on Olympus extensive history of creating rugged, durable cameras that take the worry out of life-on-the-go shooting. This revolutionary TOUGH model introduces the Worlds First Ultra-Bright, High-Speed f2.0 lens on a Tough camera allowing you to capture dramatically better images in low-light and fast action situations than any other rugged model currently on the market*. The combination of durability and outstanding image quality makes it possible to shoot in even the harshest of conditions. Just imagine: capture beautiful underwater scenes and aquatic life, snap photos of triumphant arrivals to dusk-lit peaks, record your ride down the rapids in dazzling 1080p Full HD Video. The possibilities are truly endless.

HIGH-SPEED, ULTRA-BRIGHT F2.0 LENS  The TG-1 iHS is the worlds first rugged camera on the market* to include an ultra-bright, high-speed f2.0 lens so you can capture scenes that were previously impossible with a point & shoot. This new lens strengthens the cameras shooting capabilities making high-quality images and blazing fast shutter speeds possible even when a flash cannot be used or when shooting fast action or in low light.

3.0 OLED MONITOR  This 3.0, high-resolution OLED display (610K dots) provides excellent visibility outdoors enabling you to compose the perfect shot even in direct sunlight. And several protective coatings help to prevent scratches and cut down on reflective glare from bright lights and sun. Awesome optics, both in camera and on screen.

WATERPROOF TO 40FT.  The TG-1 iHS crushes the notion that cameras are easily damaged by water and humidity. The Olympus-original complete sealing system and double lock construction borrowed from Olympus long history of manufacturing underwater housings ensures that the TG-1 iHS is completely waterproof down to a new depth of 40ft. Even on land, the TG-1 iHS ensures that youll never miss an awesome shot just because of heavy rain or snow.

SHOCKPROOF TO 6.6FT.  The shockproof structure of the TG-1 iHS ensures that your investment is protected. Carefully sandwiched between two protective frames, the lens and camera unit remain unfazed by bumps, drops, falls and other impacts. Even after repeated drops, critical camera components and functions like the lens, shutter, aperture and auto-focus remain safe. Drop, pick up, and keep on shooting.

CRUSHPROOF TO 220LBF.  The TG-1 iHS uses a double-layer construction, consisting of a tough yet lightweight polycarbonate resin and a metal frame. The crushproof construction ensures that your camera and screen! wont break, even under 220lbs of pressure. No more cracked screens because youve left your camera in your back pocket or suitcase.

FREEZEPROOF TO 14F  Keep shooting outdoors even in the winter. The TG-1 iHS is designed to keep operating at below freezing temperatures, safe from the two most common problems when shooting in cold weather: lens condensation and auto zoom malfunction. Hit the slopes, fire up your snowmobile, or break out the skates, because with the TG-1 iHS by your side, youll never miss those awesome wipe out moments.

DUSTPROOF  Life gets dirty. Between dusty fields and muddy trails, sometimes your camera doesnt stay as pristine as youd like it to. But even in less-than-spotless environments, the fine protective sealing of the TG-1 iHS helps keep out dirt and debris allowing you to capture shot after shot even in the harshest environments.

WATER-REPELLENT LENS COATING  Splash after splash, never worry about water droplets obstructing your images thanks to the water-repellent lens coating that prevents water from remaining on the lens surface. And because its applied to the OLED monitor as well, composing shots in the rain or while riding the waves will be a breeze.

DOUBLE-LOCK DURABILITY  With all the care that is put in to protecting the inner workings of your camera, it would be a shame for the system to fail because the battery door opens unintentionally. Thanks to the multi-directional, double-lock mechanism, your camera is protected from accidental openings under water.

IHS  A high-sensitivity, high-speed 12-megapixel backlit CMOS sensor combines with a blazing fast, DSLR-quality TruePic VI image processor resulting in high-speed autofocus, enhanced Intelligent Auto for spectacular scene and subject recognition, and 2x Super-Resolution Zoom to produce jaw-dropping images in locations that make even the most seasoned photographers cringe. This family of technologies conquers challenging shooting conditions with improved light condensing efficiency, less noise and quick response time twice as fast as traditional cameras for definitively unmatched image quality.

SUPER SPORT MODE  Designed specifically to keep up with life-on-the-go photography, the new Super Sport Mode combines high-speed autofocus with extra fast shutter speeds up to 1/2000 to freeze the action. Conveniently located on the dial, this mode captures 5 shots in a high-speed burst to ensure crisp shots of even the most extreme action sport settings.

LOW LIGHT MODE  Low Light Mode is perfect for capturing the mood of low-light indoor scenes, beautiful sunsets, or late night outdoor festivities without ruining the ambience with a bright flash. Forget about subject blurring or camera shake ruining the shot Low Light Mode has you covered.

FULL HD VIDEO WITH HDMI OUTPUT & CONTROL  With the TG-1 iHS, you can shoot 1080p Full HD videos (1920x1080 pixels) at 60 frames per second at the touch of button, allowing for slow-motion playback. Thanks to iHS Technology, your videos will get the VIP treatment with excellent color reproduction and faster processing speeds, while Multi-Motion IS compensates for user movement creating smoother videos. Linear PCM Recording, an audio technology pioneered by Olympus for professional voice recorders, records your videos with high-definition audio for optimal playback results. HDMI output and control makes playing back videos on your HDTV a breeze.

HIGH-SPEED SEQUENTIAL SHOOTING  Shoot like a pro! With 5fps high-speed burst shooting, nail the perfect shot by taking a quick sequence of images at the touch of a button. Still afraid youll miss a moment? At 3MP, the frame rate increases to an astounding 60 shots per second. Youll have so many great shots, you wont be able to share just one!

ENHANCED IAUTO (INTELLIGENT AUTO)  In iAuto mode, the camera automatically detects the subject, lighting and situation to identify the scene youre shooting up to 30 different scenes including Night, Sport, Beach and Snow, Underwater Snapshot and Backlight HDR and adjusts the settings for ideal results. Leave it up to the TG-1 iHS to choose optimum settings so you can focus on capturing that amazing shot.

FISHEYE CONVERTER LENS  Achieve panoramic wide-angle shots without sacrificing the brightness of the f2.0 lens. Even in darker underwater scenes down to 40ft., you can shoot wider, more dynamic images that beautifully reproduce underwater scenery. Waterproof to 40ft.

TELE CONVERTER LENS  Telephotography of 1.7x extends your optical zoom from 4x to nearly 7x. Get highly artistic shots that draw attention to the subject by blurring the background, and achieve higher shutter speeds while zooming in close on a subject on the move. Waterproof to 40ft.

LENS CONVERTER ADAPTER  Dont forget the adapter for your Fisheye or Tele Converter Lens! Already have a stash of favorite lens filters? The converter adapter can accommodate any 40.5mm filter.

UNDERWATER HOUSING  40 feet not deep enough for you? Dive to depths of 135 feet (45m) with the new Olympus PT-053 underwater housing, designed specifically for the TG-1 iHS. Featuring a large, responsive shutter button, precision zoom lever and a tight O-ring main seal with safety lock, the PT-053 allows divers, from beginner to dive master, to capture worry-free images of unique underwater scenes.

GPS & E.COMPASS The ideal travel guide. With the GPS and e.compass functions on the TG-1 iHS, location and landmark information will be displayed and recorded along with the image. The TG-1 iHS is also equipped with a logging function so you can track the route taken from recorded images by using applications such as Google Earth and Picasa. And with the brand new LI-90 battery, youll worry less about battery life and more about your next destination.

MANOMETER  Mark your spot on the map with the built-in manometer. Records elevation & water depth and even displays a warning when the user approaches a depth of 40ft.

AUTOMATIC UNDERWATER BALANCE  The Olympus TG-1 iHS boasts 4 different underwater scene modes -- Underwater Snapshot, Underwater Wide 1, Underwater Wide 2 and Underwater Macro -- each carefully calibrated to allow for optimal color balance, exposure and flash so you automatically get the best results. Beautiful underwater photos made simpler.

LED ILLUMINATOR  An LED Illuminator is like a mini-flashlight on the front of the camera to enhance focus and exposure for macro shooting great for underwater close-ups where light is scarce. The LED illuminator also works in conjunction with the flash to help illuminate your subject in low-light conditions.

MAGIC ART FILTERS  Express your creativity with 12 different special effects for your photos and HD videos. Olympus Magic Art Filters infuse familiar scenes with new and unexpected moods ranging from the excited to the serene and from the whimsical to the mysterious. Choose from Pop Art, Pin Hole, Drawing, Fisheye, Soft Focus, Punk, Sparkle, Watercolor, Miniature, Reflection, Dramatic and Fragmented. (Some effects apply only to still photos. Effects may reduce image size.)

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Image Sensor
Total Resolution: 12
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Sensor Type: CMOS
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Describes the makeup, build, and technology of the sensor that is in the camera.

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Display Specifications
Screen Size: 3.0"
Screen Size:
The size of the screen listed by height and width.

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Display Type: OLED
Display Type:
The type or brand of the screen.

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Dots: 610K
A measurement of the LCD Monitor's resolution not by width by height, but rather the total amount of dots.

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Detailed Specifications
Image Stabilization: Dual Image Stabilization
Image Stabilization:
This is a family of techniques used to reduce blurring associated with the motion of a camera during exposure. Image stabilization helps in low light situations using slower shutter speeds.

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Shutter Speeds: Auto: 1/4-1/2000 (Night Scene: Longest 4 Sec)
Shutter Speeds:
The amount of time the shutter stay open for exposure. Measured in fractions of seconds.

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Self Timer: 12/2seconds/pet auto shutter
Self Timer:
Allows a delay between pressing the shutter release button and the actual firing of the shutter. Commonly used to give photographers time to put themselves in the shot and to take photos without having to physically have their hands on the camera during exposure.

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Playback Specifications
Mode File: Image PlaybackStill Image: Single, Index-view (5x4), Event-view, Enlargement, Slide-show, Photo surfing Video Playback: Still/Frame by Frame, Fast Forward, Rewind, Voice Playback Playback Edit EffectsStill Image: Resize, Crop, Red Eye Fix, Shadow Adjust
Mode File:
Allows you to look through the images that were taken.

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Focus Control
Face Detection: Yes
Face Detection:
Type of face detection that a camera has.

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Control Specifications
Exposure Control: Auto, Low Light
Exposure Control:
The settings on a camera that adjust to get the correct exposure. Shutter speed, aperture and ISO sensitivity are generally three basic types of exposure control.

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Meter Modes: Digital ESP, Face Detection, Spot
Meter Modes:
The various modes in which the camera will measure light. Most DSLRs and some advanced point and shoots have the ability to meter an entire scene (matrix/evaluative) or a specific point (centerweighted/spot)

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A/V Mode
Video Resolution: 12M(3968x2976) 8M(3264x2448) 5M(2560x1920) 3M(2048x1536) 2M(1600x1200) 1M(1280x960) VGA(640x480) 16:9 L (3968x2232) 16:9 S (1920x1080)
Video Resolution:
The measurement in height x width of a captured video file. Common sizes are VGA, 720p, and 1080p.

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Physical Specifications
Color: Silver
The color of the item.

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Built-in Flash: Yes
Built-in Flash:
A flash that is embedded or part of the camera. Built-in flashes are found in both DSLR and Point & Shoot cameras. Although practical because of their small size and ease of use, built-in flashes are often ineffective and/or unflattering as a main source of light.

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Flash Modes: Auto, Red-Eye Reduction, Fill-in, OFF
Flash Modes:
Different modes that determines how a flash will be used in a photo.

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Exposure Compensation: -2 EV to +2 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
Exposure Compensation:
Refers to the option for the user to override the internal light meter in the camera to either OVER or UNDER expose based on middle/18% gray. This is especially useful when photographing either extremely white/bright scenes or when in very dark/dimly lit scenarios.

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Exposure Compensation: HyperCrystal II LCD (semi-transmissive TFT color LCD)
Exposure Compensation:
Refers to the option for the user to override the internal light meter in the camera to either OVER or UNDER expose based on middle/18% gray. This is especially useful when photographing either extremely white/bright scenes or when in very dark/dimly lit scenarios.

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External Flash System: Wireless
External Flash System:
An off camera flash used for more creative lighting.

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Direct Print Capable: No
Direct Print Capable:
Allows camera to connect directly with a compatible photo printer and make prints without the need of a computer.

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Audio Output: No
Audio Output:
An audio output jack for a device.

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Imaging & Exposure Control
ISO Speed: Auto, 100-6400
ISO Speed:
The ISO speed setting dictates sensitivity to light. The higher the ISO speed, the more sensitive the film or digital sensor is to light. Higher ISOs have the effect of noise in an image. The actual ISO at which the noise occurs varies from camera to camera. Low ISOs are generally used for brighter lighting conditions and high ISOs are often used for low light or action shots.

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Power System
AC Adapter: F-2AC (Included). F-3AC Compatible.
AC Adapter:
The type of AC adapter.

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Shooting Capacity: 220 Shots
Recording Data
Internal Memory: SD/SDHC/SDXC Card (not supported for UHSspeedclass) Internal Memory
Internal Memory:
This is the internal data storage of a device that does not include expandable memory.

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Number of Recorded Pixels: 12M(3968x2976) 8M(3264x2448) 5M(2560x1920) 3M(2048x1536) 2M(1600x1200) 1M(1280x960) VGA(640x480) 16:9 L (3968x2232) 16:9 S (1920x1080)
Number of Recorded Pixels:
"The number of recorded pixels" refers to the number of pixels in an image (a pixel is a cluster of dots). The larger the file size, the better the image quality when printed.

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Image Formats: Still Image: JPEG Video: MOV/H.264
Image Formats:
The types of files that a particular camera produces. All cameras output JPEG images, but some of the more sophisticated models will shoot in RAW mode. RAW Image Formats will vary based on manufacturer.

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Brand: Olympus
Focusing Control
Focus Modes: Face Detect AF, iESP Auto, Spot AF, AF Tracking
Focus Modes:
The types of focus modes an item has.

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Camera Attributes
Camera Type: Digital camera
Camera Type:
The type of camera. Examples: SLR, point and shoot, mirrorless.

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Digital Zoom: 4x Optical Zoom + 4x Digital Zoom
Digital Zoom:
A function of a digital camera that makes an image seem close-up.

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Focusing Range: Normal Mode: W/T: 0.6m- Macro Mode: W: 0.15m-, T: 0.1m- Super Macro Mode: 0.01m-0.6m (Standard only, Flash Off)
Focusing Range:
The range a camera is able to focus on for a certain image.

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Focal Length: 4.5-18.0mm (25 -100mm equivalent in 35mm photography)
Focal Length:
The distance between the film and the optical center of the lens when the lens is focused on infinity.

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Auto Focus System: CMOS Contrast Detection
Auto Focus System:
The type of auto focus sytem.

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Accessory Lens Mount Size: Eye-level single-lens reflex viewfinder
Accessory Lens Mount Size:
This is the size of a lens mount for accessory lenses.

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Lens Specs
Maximum Aperture: f2.0 (W) - f4.9 (T)
Maximum Aperture:
How wide a lens can be opened.

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In The Box

- Olympus TG-1 iHS Digital Camera - Silver

- F-3AC Charger

- Lithium-Ion Battery (Li-90B)

- USB Cable

- A/V Cable

- Wrist Strap

- Instruction Manual and Quick Start Guide

- ib Software CDs

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