twice connect
careers

Pentax Unveils Super-Zoom Compact Digicam

9/12/2011 06:01:00 PM Eastern

Golden, Colo. - Pentax introduced
Monday the Optio RZ18 digital compact point-and-shoot camera featuring an 18x
optical super-telephoto zoom lens.

RZ18The camera, which will ship in October at a $300 suggested
retail, features a slim, lightweight body, 16-megapixel sensor, 18x optical
zoom lens (25mm-450mm 35mm equivalent focal range), a 3-inch 460,000-dot LCD,
and a range of automatic shooting modes, including Auto Picture and various
scene modes.

Other features are advanced nine-point autofocus with a 4cm super
macro mode, face detection with a dedicated pet-recognition feature, creative
special effects filters, shake reduction, image stabilization options with
sensor-shift SR, and HD 720p video recording.

The RZ18 is available in a choice of colors, including red, white
and black.

PHOTOS
NATM Annual Meeting

Besides the usual business of planning out the

Ultra HD OLED TVs In IFA Spotlight

At IFA, all Ultra HD makers are quickly expanding

Jack Wayman, the Father Of International CES

Tributes continue to pour in for Jack Wayman, who

Nationwide PrimeTime 2014

Scenes from Nationwide PrimeTime buy fair held in