Leica C-Lux 3 Digital Camera

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Leica C-Lux 3 Specifications

Camera type Digital Leica compact camera with optical 5x zoom and max. 4x digital zoom
Lens LEICA DC VARIO-ELMARIT 4.4-22 mm f/2.8-5.9 ASPH. 7 elements in 6 groups 4 aspherical lens elements/6 aspherical surfaces Integrated optical image stabilizer
Focal length 4.4-22 mm (= 25-125 mm in 35 mm photography)
Aperture Wide-angle: f2.8/f8.0 (2 steps); Telephoto: f5.9/f8.0 (2 steps)
Focusing AF: Face recognition, AF tracking, 11-field, 1-field-high-speed, 1-field, 1-spot
Image sensor 1:2.33″ CCD sensor with 10.7 million pixels
Effective pixels 10.1 million
Sensitivity setting Auto/80/100/200/400/800/1600
White balance Auto, sun, overcast sky, shade, halogen lighting, White Set
Exposure Automatic program,manual override ±2 EV in 1/3 steps, automatic bracketing (3 exposures with ± 1/3 to 1 EV steps)
Exposure metering Variable multi-field metering
Programs Photo/Video Scene modes: Snapshot, portrait, soft skin, self-portrait, landscape, sport, night portrait, night landscape, food, party, candlelight, baby1, baby 2, sunset, high-sensitivity, starry sky, fireworks, beach, snow, aerial photo, high-speed series, transform, flash series, film grain, pinhole camera
Shutter speed range 8 – 1/2000 s
Self-timer 2 s or 10 s countdown
Film modes Standard, dynamic, natural, soft, sepia, b/w
Resolution 4:3 format (max. 10MP): 3648x 2736 , 3072 x 2304, 2560 x 1920, 2048 x 1536 , 1600 x 1200 , 640 x 480
3:2 format (max. 9MP): 3648 x 2432 , 3072 x 2048, 2560 x 1712, 2048 x 1360
16:9 format (max. 7.5MP): 3648 x 2056, 3072 x 1728, 1920 x 1080
Video recording 16:9 format: HD 1280×720 (30 fps), 848×480 (30 fps)
4:3 format: 640×480 (30 fps), 320×240 (30 fps, 10 fps)
Quality grades JPEG fine / standard
Series exposures 2.5 fps Max. 3 images (standard), 5 images (fine)
High-speed series mode Approx. 6 photos (3 MP with 4:3), (2.5 MP with 3:2), (2 MP with 16:9)
Flash Auto / Auto+Anti-red-eye / Long-time Synchro+Anti-red-eye / Flash always /Flash off, 1st /2nd shutter curtain
Monitor 2.5″ TFT-LCD (4:3), 230,000 pixel, wide-angle field of view approx. 100 per cent, automatic brightness adjustment
Monitor playback Overview (12/30 images, calendar), zoom, favorites, categories, slide show, picture rotation, alteration of resolution and cropping, deletion protection, photo from video, horizon correction
Storage media Built-in memory (50 MB), SD memory card, SDHC memory card and MultiMedia card
Microphone/Loudspeaker Built-in
Ports DC input/AV output (NTSC/PAL), USB 2.0 high-speed, mains unit
Printer compatibility PictBridge
Power supply Lithium-ion battery or optional mains unit/charger
Battery capacity Approx. 280 photos (as per CIPA standard)
Dimensions (w x h x d) 3.77″ x 2.04″ x .87″
Weight 4.44 oz.
Scope of delivery Rechargeable battery, battery case, battery charger, AV cable, USB cable, carrying strap, CD-ROM

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  • Scott says:

    Great camera, I own 2 of them. Takes great pictures and has a lot of features for a simple point and shot camera.

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