The FE-290 was built to let you capture more of all your favorite people and places. The wide-angle lens combines with 4x optical zoom and an extra large 3.0" LCD to fit more in every photo you frame. It's ideal for shooting everything from panoramic landscapes to indoor group shots where there isn't much room to back up.
- The FE-290's high-resolution, 7.1-megapixel imager delivers superior quality in larger prints without sacrificing detail.
- The 4x wide optical zoom provides an expansive field of view to ensure you don't miss anything or anyone in your shot. Great for shooting indoors, group portraits and amazing landscape pictures.
- Extra-Large 3.0" high-resolution screen is one of the largest LCDs available on a compact digital camera. It makes it simple and fun to shoot and share. The LCD Backlight Boost Button increases the LCDs brightness for even better outdoor visibility.
- Digital Image Stabilization provides high ISO sensitivity and faster shutter speeds so you can freeze the action to capture sharp, blur-free images, even if you or your subject is moving.
- Learn as you go with the easy-to-understand tips from the In-Camera Help Guides. A brief description of camera settings and features can be conveniently displayed on the LCD at the push of a button.
- Always get the best shot with 17 Shooting Modes. The preset Shooting Modes optimize your camera's settings for sharp, brilliant photos. Modes include Portrait, Sunset, Night Scene, Sports, Landscape and many more.
- Capture your fondest memories in full motion using TV-quality Movie with sound.
- The in-camera My Favorites album stores your favorite images so you can easily share with friends and family, anytime.
- The FE-290's Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery provides long-lasting, economical shooting power so you'll never miss that important shot.
|Imager ||7.1 Megapixels (effective), 1/2.5" CCD (1.0cm) |
|Lens ||4.55 mm - 18.2 mm (28 - 112 mm equivalent in 35mm photography), 7 Lenses in 6 Groups, 3 Aspherical Lenses |
|Zoom ||4x Optical Zoom + 4x Digital Zoom (Seamless to 16x) |
|LCD ||3.0" (7.6cm) LCD with Backlight Boost Button, approx. 234,000 pixels 2 Steps Brightness Adjustment |
|Viewfinder ||N/A |
|Focus System ||CCD Contrast Detection |
|Focus Range ||Normal mode:|
Wide: 15.8" - infinity (0.4m - infinity)
Tele: 23.6" - infinity (0.6m - infinity)
Wide: 7.9" - infinity (0.2m - infinity)
Tele: 13.8" - infinity (0.35m - infinity)
Super Macro mode:
|Focus Mode ||iESP Auto |
|Shutter Speed ||1/2000 sec. -1/2 sec. |
|ISO ||Auto, 64, 100, 200, 400, 640 (equivalent) |
|Metering Mode ||Digital ESP Metering |
|White Balance ||Auto |
|Exposure Compensation ||+/-2 EV steps in 1/3 EV steps |
|Recording Modes ||Still Image: JPEG|
Movie: AVI Motion JPEG
|Adjustment Resolutions ||3,072 x 2,304 (SHQ / HQ)|
2,048 x 1,536 (SQ1)
640 x 480 (SQ2)
1,920 x 1,080 (16:9)
|Shooting Modes ||17 shooting modes; Auto, Program Auto, Digital Image Stabilization, Scene Modes (1. PORTRAIT, 2. LANDSCAPE, 3. NIGHT+PORTRAIT, 4. SPORT, 5. INDOOR, 6. CANDLE, 7. SELF PORTRAIT, 8. SUNSET, 9. FIREWORKS, 10. CUISINE, 11. BEHIND GLASS, 12. DOCUMENTS, 13.AUCTION), Movie |
|Panorama Modes ||Up to 10 frames automatically stitchable with OLYMPUS Master software when using Olympus brand xD-Picture Card? |
|Sequential Shooting ||N/A |
|Shooting Assist Functions ||Shooting Guide |
|Movie Mode ||AVI Movie with Sound: 640x480/15fps (SHQ)|
|Image Processing ||N/A |
|Noise Reduction ||Set automatically at shutter speeds of 0.5 second or longer in specific scene modes |
|Image Playback ||Still Image: Single, Index Display (4/9/16/25), Up to 10x Enlargement, Slideshow, Rotation, My Favorites|
Movie: Normal, Reverse, Frame-by-Frame
|Playback Edit Effects ||Still Image: Resize, Rotation|
|Flash ||Built-in |
|Flash Modes ||Auto (for low light and backlit conditions)|
|Flash Working Range ||Wide: 1.3ft (0.4m) - 12.8ft. (3.9m) at ISO 400|
Tele: 1.3ft. (0.4m) - 6.6ft. (2.0m) at ISO 400
|Selftimer ||12 Seconds |
|Memory ||6.9MB Internal Memory |
|Removable Media Card ||xD-Picture Card (1GB, 2GB) |
|Outer Connectors ||Multi-Terminal (USB Connector, Audio/Video Output), DC Input |
|Auto-connect USB ||USB 2.0 Full-Speed (USB Mass Storage) |
|System Requirements ||Auto-Connect USB: Windows 2000/XP/VISTA with USB port, Mac OS X v10.3 or later with USB port|
Software: Windows 2000PRO/XP/VISTA, Mac OS X v10.3 or later
|Operating Environment ||Operation: 32 Deg - 104 Deg F (0 Deg - 40 Deg C), 30% - 90% humidity|
Storage: -4 Deg - 140 Deg F (-20 Deg - 60 Deg C), 10% - 90% humidity
|Power Supply ||Li-ion Rechargeable Battery (LI-42B), AC Adapter (D-7AC) |
|Size ||3.9"W x 2.2"H x 1.0" D (97.7mm x 55.7mm x 26.5mm) |
|Weight ||5.1oz (142g) without battery and media card |
FE-290 silver digital camera
Li-42B Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery and charger
OLYMPUS Master 2 Software CD-ROM