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Olympus E-PL3 Digital PEN Lite Camera - 12.3MP, White
Twin Lens Kit (14-42-IIR MSC Zoom Lens + 40-150 R MSC Lens)

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Our Price:Discontinued
Part No:184730 
Manuf No:EPL3 DZK White
Ship Weight:2 KG  Details
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Date Added:4/1/2012 
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Product Description

Innovative& Compact

The PEN Lite E-PL3 is designed for photographers who want a compact system camera with a modern, technology-oriented design. With all the performance qualities of the topof the range PEN model such as the World's Fastest Autofocus, high-performance 12.3MP High Speed Live MOS sensor andthelatestTruePic VI image engine, the E-PL3 offers uncompromised performance for the enthusiast. A slim-line 16:9 aspect tilting 3.0-inch HyperCrystal LCD gives the E-PL3 high and low-angle shooting flexibility without compromising the compact size and is extremely useful for waist or chest level HD video capture.

  • Tilting widescreen LCD
    The E-PL3 is the first PEN series camerawith a tilting 3.0-inch display (16:9 aspect)
  • Superior Image Quality
    Features the same high image quality as the flagship E-P3 with 1080i Full HD video capture an extremely compact body weighing just313 grams with battery and memory card
  • Worlds Fastest Autofocus Speed
    The first PEN Lite uses FAST AF (Frequency Accelerated Sensor Technology) and features focusing speeds and camera responsiveness similar to the flagship E-P3 model
  • Creative Art Filters
    Six popular Art Filters with advanced Variations and Art Effects allow users to express their creativity and unleash their artistic side
  • Clip-on flash with wireless control capability
    Powered by the cameras battery, the PEN Lite features a small, detachable flash unit bundled in the box
Camera type: Compact System Camera
Effective megapixels: 12.3
Image sensor type: LiveMOS
Image sensor size: 4/3
Sensor-self cleaning system: Supersonic Wave
Image processing engine: TruePic VI
ISO range: 200-12800
Lens mount: Micro Four Thirds
Interchangeable lens types: Micro Four Thirds + Other lenses via suitable MFT adaptors
Viewing screen type: LCD (tilting)
Viewing screen size: 3 inch 16:9
Screen resolution: 460,000
External live viewfinder: VF-2 (optional)
External live viewfinder resolution: 1,440,000 dots
Image stabilisation: Built-in
IS modes: IS1, IS2, IS3, OFF
Autofocus system type: Imager Contrast Detection AF system
Focus modes: Single AF (S-AF) / Continuous AF (C-AF) / Manual Focus (MF) / S-AF + MF / AF tracking (C-AF + TR)
Low-light AF assistance: Built-in AF illuminator
Light metering system: TTL Image Sensor metering system
Metering modes: (1) Digital ESP metering (324-area multi pattern metering) (2) Center weighted average metering (3) Spot metering (approx. 1% of the viewfinder screen. Highlight / shadow bias spot metering are available)
Metering range: EV 0 - 20 (Digital ESP metering, Centre weighted average metering, Spot metering)
Shooting modes: (1) i Auto (2) P: Programme AE (Programme shift can be performed) (3) A: Aperture priority AE (4) S: Shutter priority AE (5) M: Manual (6) Scene select AE (7) Art Filter
Scene modes: Portrait, e-Portrait, Landscape, Landscape + Portrait, Macro, Sport, Night Scene, Night + Portrait, Children, High Key, Low Key, DIS mode, Nature Macro, Candle, Sunset, Document, Panorama, Fireworks, Beach & Snow, Fisheye Conv, Wide Conv, Macro Conv, 3D
Exposure bracketing: 2, 3, 5frames in 0.3, 0.7, 1EV steps selectable, 7frames in 0.3, 0.5, 0.7EV steps selectable
Still picture aspect ratios: 4:3, 3:2, 16:9, 6:6, 3:4
Max. burst shooting speed: 4.1 frames/sec. in sequential shooting (5.5 fps with IS off); max. recordable shots: RAW mode: Max. 9 frames ( with Toshiba SDHC UHS-I card R95 W80 model Premiugate series "Class 10" 8GB); JPEG(LN) mode: 15 frames
Panorama recording: In Scene select AE mode
3D recording: Yes
Creative filter system: Art Filters
Photo Art Filter types: Pop Art, Soft Focus, Grainy Film, Pin Hole, Diorama, Dramatic Tone
Video Art Filter types (Video): Pop Art, Soft Focus, Grainy Film, Pin Hole, Diorama, Dramatic Tone
Assisted shooting mode: Live Guide
ShutterSpeedRange: 60 - 1/4000 sec. Bulb: up to 30 min. (selectable longest time in the menu. Default: 8 min). 1/3, 1/2, or 1EV steps selectable.
Flash sync speed: 1/60-1/160 (Super FP mode: 1/125-1/4000 with external flash)
Self timer: 12 sec., 2 sec. (cancel available)
Remote: RM-UC1 (optional)
Automatic WB system: High speed Live MOS sensor
WB options: 7 settings (3000K - 7500K), Lamp (3000K), Fluorescent (4000K), Daylight (5300K), Flash (5500K), Cloudy (6000K), Shade (7500K) , Underwater WB
WB bracketing: 3 frames in 2, 4, 6 steps selectable in each A-B/G-M axis
Colour space: sRGB, Adobe RGB
Flash type and power: Bundled clip on flash FL-LM1: GN10 (F no/m) at ISO200
Flash hotshoe for external flash: Yes
Compatible external flash units: FL-50R, FL-36R, FL-50, FL-36, FL-14, FL-300R
Wireless flash capability: Yes. Using bundled FL-LM1 flash.
Memory card type: SD Memory Card (SDHC, SDXC, UHS-I compatible), Eye-Fi, Class 6 is recommended for Movie shooting
Internal memory: None
Photo recording format(s): RAW (12-bit lossless compression), JPEG, RAW+JPEG, MPO (3D still)
Photo file sizes: RAW: 4032x3024 (approx. 1/1.5 lossless compressed) Approx. 13.8MB; LF: 4032x3024 (1/4 compressed JPEG) Approx. 5.9MB; LN: 4032x3024 (1/8 compressed JPEG) Approx. 2.7MB; MN: 2560x1920 (1/8 compressed JPEG) Approx. 1.1MB; SN: 1024x768 (1/8 compressed JPEG)
Video recording format: AVCHD/AVI M-JPEG; Best settings: AVCHD Full HD Fine : 1920(H)x1080(V), 60i Recording, 20Mbps, Aspect 16:9, 30fps; HD: 1280(H)x720(V), 30fps (Some Artfilters are exceptional), Aspect 16:9
Recording time: AVCHD Format : Max 29min (Full HD Normal/HD Fine/HD Normal : 29min, Full HD Fine : 22min), Motion-JPEG Format : HD: 7min, SD: 14min (Some Artfilters are exceptional)
Video file sizes: AVCHD: Max 4GB; M-JPEG: Max 2GB
Video with sound: Yes
In-camera editing options: Shadow adjustment, Red-eye fix, Trimming, Aspect. Monotone, Sepia, Saturation (colour depth), Resize (producing another file, 1280x960, 640x480, 320x240), e-portrait
Built in microphone type: Stereo
External microphone option: SEMA-1 (optional)
Compatible AP accessories: PP-1, VF-2, MAL-1, SEMA-1
Computer interface (Cable type): CB-USB6 USB Cable
AV interface (Cable type): Mini HDMI type-C (optional)
Battery type (model): BLS-1 Li-ion battery (included)
Battery charger: BCS-1
Battery life (CIPA standard): Approx. 300 shots
Dimensions WxHxD: 109.5 mm (W) x 63.7mm (H) x 37.3mm (D) (excluding protrusions)
Weight: 313g (including Battery and Memory card), 265g (body only)
Operating temperature range: 0 - 40 (operation) / -20 - 60 (storage)
Operating humidity range: 30 - 90% (operation) / 10 - 90% (storage)
Box content: Body, Flash FL-LM1, Li-ion battery BLS-1, Li-ion battery charger BCS-1, USB/Video Multi cable, Shoulder strap, OLYMPUS Viewer 2/ib CD-ROM, Instruction manual, Warranty card
RRP AUD (single lens kit): $799
Available kits: Single-lens kit with M.Zuiko Digital 14-42mm IIR $799; Double Zoom kit with M.Zuiko Digital 14-42mm IIR & 40-150mm R $999
Underwater housing option: PT-EP05L
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