The Olympus SP-510 Ultra Zoom features
7.1MP resolution, 10x optical zoom and a large
2.5 in. LCD monitor.
The Olympus SP-510 has full exposure flexibility
with Program, Aperture-Priority, Shutter-Priority
and full Manual modes, plus 21 Scene Modes to
automate the most common picture-taking situations.
You can display a histogram or grid lines. Movies
are recorded with sound at 640x480 @ 30fps.
Digital Image Stabilization (DIS) favours a high
ISO (up to ISO 1600; ISO 2500 and 4000 at 3MP
resolution) and fast shutter speed to reduce or
eliminate blurred shots caused by camera shake
and subject movement.
Bright Capture Technology helps you frame shots
on the LCD in dimly lit conditions. Coupled with
Available Light Portrait, Indoors, Candle, and
Image Blur scene modes, this enables you to view
and capture low-light shots.
Perfect Fix editing allows you to brighten up
dark images, reduce red-eye and eliminate blurriness
(using Digital Image Stabilization Edit) after
the shot is taken right in the camera.
It comes with 21MB of internal memory and runs
on 4 AA batteries which can take approx. 630 shots
(CIPA Standard). Shutter speed range is from 1/1000
sec. 15 sec., and there is a Bulb shutter
speed. There is an electronic viewfinder (EVF).
Optional accessories include the WCON-07 Wide
Conversion Lens (0.7x) and the TCON-17 (1.7x)
Telephoto Conversion Lens (1.7x); Lens Adapter
Tube CLA-1 and 43-55mm Step-Up Ring required for
The Olympus SP-510 UZ should appeal to
serious amateur photographers who desire an ultra
zoom with a high degree of control.
x 2,304, RAW / SHQ / HQ
3,072 x 2,048, 3:2 / SHQ / HQ
2,560 x 1,920, SQ1 High, Normal
2,304 x 1,728, SQ1 High, Normal
2,048 x 1,536, SQ1 High, Normal
1,600 x 1,200, SQ2 High, Normal
1,280 x 960, SQ2 High, Normal
1,024 x 768, SQ2 High, Normal
640 x 480, SQ2 High, Normal
28 Shooting Modes:
Auto, Program Auto, Aperture Priority, Shutter
Priority, Manual, My Modes, GUIDE, Scene Presets
(Portrait, Landscape, Landscape & Portrait,
Night Scene, Night & Portrait, Sport,
Indoor, Candle, Self-Portrait, Available Light
Portrait, Sunset, Fireworks, Museum, Cuisine,
Behind Glass, Documents, Auction, Shoot &
Select1, Shoot & Select2, Beach, Snow)
Up to 10 frames automatically
stitchable with OLYMPUS Master Software when
using Olympus brand xD-Picture Card
High Speed: 1.65
frames per second for more than 2 images (SQ)
Normal Speed: 1.15 frames per second for 7
images (HQ) Bracket: Exposure bracketing up
to 5 frames
12 Seconds/2 Seconds,
Histogram, Frame assist
with Sound: 640x480/30fps, SHQ; 640x480/15fps,
HQ; 320x240/30fps, SQ1; 320x240/15fps, SQ2
TURBO Image Processor
Pixel Mapping (APM) available via menu setting
automatically at shutter speeds of 0.5 second
Still Image: Lighting
Fix, Red-Eye Fix, Black & White, Sepia,
Resize, Rotate, Brightness, Saturation, Frame,
Label, Calendar Movie: Frame Edit, Frame Index
Auto (for low-light
and backlit conditions), Red-Eye Reduction,
Fill-In, Fill-In & Red-Eye, Slow Sync,
Wide: 14.8 ft. (4.5m),
Tele: 11.2 ft. (3.4m)
MY MODE Settings, RESET (Top Menu) to Default
recording into image data, Automatic up to
2 CD-ROMs (OLYMPUS Master
Software and Advanced Manual)
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