WORLD's FIRST ON CAMERA DOT SIGHT*
The restricted field of view at full zoom makes it challenging to locate and focus on long-distance subjects. The SP-100 features the world’s first built-in dot sight*, a red light that’s projected onto a glass panel under the flash to help you quickly and accurately zero in on your subject when the lens is extended.EXPLORE FEATURES
*As of January 17th, 2014; based on Olympus research
SUPER SHARP SUPER ZOOM
If shooting sports, wildlife or concerts is your passion, the SP-100 is the camera for you. Advanced features include a versatile 50x zoom, a best-in-class back-lit CMOS sensor, the latest TruePic™ VIISEE FULL SPECS
image processor, focus and exposure control options more
common in DSLRs and an electronic viewfinder –
all in one refined package.
ACCESSORIZE YOUR SP-100
The SP-100 is a marvel of compact digital technology. You don’t need extra lenses, or an external dot sight apparatus, or a computer with image manipulation software. You may, however, want a nice case for your new favorite camera, or extra batteries, so we put together some nice accessories to complete your kit.
PERFECT FOR LONG DISTANCE CLOSE-UPS
WORLD'S FIRST CAMERA WITH A BUILT-IN DOT SIGHT*
The SP-100’s dot-sight helps you to easily track moving subjects (like a soccer game or a flying bird) and keep the subject in the frame by offering a wide-angle view of the scene on its semitransparent mirror. The dot-sight stows away for portability and pops up immediately without the need to adjust the zoom, so you never have to miss another image by having to retrace and compose. *As of January 17, 2014, based on Olympus research.
LENS POWER OPTIMIZED
Carrying multiple lenses to cover all shooting situations isn’t always feasible. With the SP-100 and its 24-1200mm equivalent zoom, you don’t have to. This optically superior lens has an opening bright f2.9 aperture for crisp images in low light, and captures everything from wide-angle panoramic views to long-distance close-ups in astonishing detail – throughout the 50x optical zoom range.LEARN MORE
HIGH-LEVEL FUNCTIONALITY EYE-LEVEL SHOOTING
The familiar comfort of eye-level composition combined with advanced digital technology – that’s the SP-100’s EVF in a nutshell. All the shooting information you need (e.g., exposure, white balance, Art Filters) is displayed, especially useful when bright daylight obscures the LCD monitor. Perfect for photographers who like a little old-school with cutting edge.
FINE-TUNE YOUR FOCUS
With the SP-100, you’re in control. For quick shooting in telephoto mode, use the convenient focus button to lock in the autofocus or activate either Manual Focus or the Focus Limit feature, which offers three AF modes: Aperture AF, Infinity AF and Close-up AF. A full range of shooting modes (P/A/S/M) is also available.LEARN MORE
FASTER & SMARTER
The SP-100’s DSLR-quality TruePic VII™ image processorLEARN MORE
and best-in-class BSI CMOS sensor deliver blazing fast
autofocus, superb low-light performance and quick start-up time.
We call it iHS – Intelligent, High Sensitivity, High Speed –
and it translates to dramatically improved image quality.
(And did we mention you can shoot Full HD 1080 60p video as well?)
LENS POWER OPTIMIZED
50x Optical Zoom + 2x Super Resolution Zoom + 4x Digital Zoom
4.3 - 215mm (35mm equivalent: 24 - 1200mm)
F2.9 (W) – 6.5 (T)
EYE-LEVEL SHOOTING. HIGH-LEVEL FUNCTIONALITY
Electronic LCD; Diopter adjustment available
Field of View
Rear LCD Monitor Size
Rear LCD Monitor Resolutiont
FINE-TUNE YOUR FOCUS
Face Detection AF, Spot AF, AF Tracking, Focus Controls Available
Auto Focus Lock, Manual Focus, Close or Distant Focus Limit
Shooting Modes (Mode Dial)
Intelligent Auto (iAUTO), Program Auto (P), Aperture Priority (A), Shutter Priority (S), Manual (M), Super Macro, Scene Modes (17), Art Filters (11), Panorama
1. Portrait, 2. e-Portrait, 3. Landscape, 4. Interval Shooting, 5. Hand-Held Starlight, 6. Night Scene, 7. Night + Portrait, 8. Sport, 9. Indoor, 10. Self Portrait, 11. Sunset, 12. Fireworks, 13. Cuisine, 14. Documents, 15. Beach & Snow, 16. Super Macro, 17. Backlight HDR
1. Pop Art, 2. Soft Focus, 3. Pale & Light Color, 4. Grainy Film, 5. Pin Hole, 6. Diorama, 7. Dramatic Tone, 8. Fish Eye, 9. Sparkle, 10. Reflection, 11. Fragmented
Vivid, Natural, Muted
Standard and Full 360° Views
1-99 frames, 0-60 min start timer, 10sec-60min interval time
2 sec, 12 sec, Custom Self-Timer (1-30 sec start timer, 1-10 pictures, 1-3 sec interval)
Built-in AF Illuminator
FASTER AND SMARTER
16 Megapixel – BSI CMOS 1/2.3
ISO 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, AUTO, HIGH
Auto, Red Eye Reduction, Fill-in, Off, Off
1/4 - 1/1700 (Night Scene: Longest 4 sec; Manual Mode: Longest 30 sec)
7fps/6 images (16M); 2.5fps/200 images (16M); 20fps/60 images (3M); 60fps/60 images (3M)
Image File Format
Still Image: JPEG; Video: MOV/H.264
Playback Edit Effects
Still Image: Resize, Crop, Red Eye Fix, Shadow Adjustment
1080 60p, 1080p, 720p, VGA, HS120fps, HS240fps
*When shooting 1080 60p/1080p/720p movies, use SDHC class6 (speed class)/SDXC class6 or higher for best results.
*High-Speed Movie Size HS120fps: 640x480 HS240fps: 432x324
Removable Media Card
SD, SDHC, SDXC, Internal Memory
USB 2.0 High-Speed (USB Mass Storage)
Multi-terminal (USB Connector, DC Jack, Audio/Video Output), HDMI Type D
Lithium-Ion Rechargeable Battery (LI-92B)
Battery Life (CIPA DC-002)
330 shots; 120 minutes continuous video shooting
4.8” W x 3.6” H x 5.2” D (121.2mm W x 91.3mm H x 133.2mm D)
SP-100 Black Digital Camera
Premium Shoulder Strap
LI-92B Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery
USB Cable & AC Adapter
Quick Start Guide
CD-ROM with Instruction Manual and Olympus Viewer 3 Software
Worldwide Warranty Card
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