Ricoh Pentax XG-1. Every time you zoom the lens, you discover a new perspective. Frame those precious moments with family and friends in the most attractive way. The PENTAX XG-1 lets you capture the world around you flexibly and effortlessly.
Detailed features of Ricoh Pentax XG-1.
The mode dial simplifies shooting mode selection. In addition to the all-purpose Auto Picture mode for automatic selection of the most appropriate shooting mode, the XG-1 also provides user-selectable options such as the Aperture-priority AE and Shutter-priority AE modes.
3.0-inch LCD monitor and electronic viewfinder. The Ricoh Pentax XG-1 features a high-resolution 3.0-inch LCD monitor with approximately 460,000 dots for a large, clear view of the subject and menus. Its electronic viewfinder comes in handy when shooting in bright sunshine.
13 Scene modes for optimum visual expression of specific subjects and scenes. Simply by choosing one of the Scene modes, the Ricoh Pentax XG-1 optimizes all related settings, even when dealing with a confusing subject or situation such as the handheld shooting of night scenes, or photography of subjects such as active pets, fireworks or sports.
The XG-1 provides extra-wide zoom coverage, from ultra-wide-angle to super-telephoto ranges. Within its compact, lightweight body, the XG-1 features a high-magnification 52-times optical zoom lens (extendible to 208-times in combination with the Intelligent Zoom function). Coupled with a high-performance, back-illuminated CMOS image sensor and high-grade smc PENTAX lens elements, the XG-1 captures dynamic, high-quality images, from ultra-wide-angle to super-telephoto ranges.
Full HD movie recording with simple push-button start. The XG-1 records Full HD-standard movie clips (1920×1080 pixels, 16:9 aspect ratio). It also provides the High-speed Movie mode for slow-motion playback, and an array of digital filters including Black & White and Sepia.