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Voigtlaender announces new 8 megapixel Virtus D8

Next year, Voigtlaender Germany will celebrate the 250th anniversary of the Voigtlaender brand. Some twenty years ago, when most cameras were still very bulky, the mini camera and flashlight Voigtlaender Vitoret 110 EL has been my true companion for many years. Of course, being successful in today's digital camera market is a pre-condition for such a milestone. The new 6 megapixel Virtus D6 and the 8 megapixel Virtus D8 will certainly help them in achieving their goals...
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Voigtlaender Virtus D8 specifications

Image SensorCCD 8.1megapixels
LCD monitor2,5“ full color TFT
Optical viewfinderReal image viewfinder with optical zoom
Image qualityFine, Standard, Economy
Image resolutionStill Image: 3264x2448 / 2560x1920 / 1600x1200 / 640x480,
Movie Image: 640x480
Image storageSD Storage Card (up to 1 GB)
Image file formatJPEG (EXIF 2.2), DCF , DPOF, AVI, TIFF
Lensf = 7,5mm – 22,5 mm
F = 2,8 – 4,8
Focus range0,30m – infinity (Macro-Tele)
0,05m – infinity (Macro-Wide)
0,50m – infinity (Standard)
FocusingAutofocus
Shutter speedNormal exposure1/2 -1/1500 sec.
Image capturingSingle, 3 images with –0.67, 0, + 0,67 EV, 3 images continuously
Digital zoom5.1x (Capture mode)
2x and 4x (Playback mode)
Exposure compensation- 2 EV up to + 2 EV (in 0.3 EV increments)
White balanceAuto, Incandescent, Fluorescent 1, Fluorescent 2, Day light, Cloudy, Manual
FlashAuto, red-eye-reduction-mode, suppressed flash, forced flash
Flash effective range0.5m up to 3,0 m
ISO sensitivityEquivalent to ISO 50/100/200/Auto
Self Timer10 sec, 2 sec., 10+2 sec., interval (1,3,10,60 min)
Video outputNTSC / PAL
TerminalDC IN 5V terminal, USB terminal, A/V OUT terminal
Power supplyLithium Ion battery, or AC adapter (5 V)
Measures (WxDxH)91 x 57 x 27 mm (without protruding parts)
WeigtApprox 150 g (without battery)

Additional information: Visit the Voiglaender website
October 29, 2005
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