Optio 33L, a full-featured 3.2 effective megapixel digital camera with a versatile, bright, 1.5 inch LCD monitor that both swings up and rotates a full 180 degrees. The Optio 33L is a perfect digital camera choice for self-portraits, group shots and high or low angle photography.
With 3.2 effective megapixels, the Optio 33L delivers sharp images and offers a handy LCD monitor swings both up and rotates 180 degrees
Equivalent to a 38-114mm lens in 35mm format, the high-performance 3X optical (2.7X digital) zoom lens combines high quality imaging capability with low-level distortion and offers and an impressive 8X combined zoom.
The Optio 33L incorporates advanced image processing technology and a 12-bit A/D converter capable of recording data on the CCD with greater dynamic range and higher level gradation comfort.
A newly developed image processing circuit in the Optio 33L offers simple operation. Images play back at the touch of a button, and new images may be recorded any time the camera power is on ? even during playback modes.
A virtual mode dial on the LCD monitor makes shooting mode selection easier. Select the appropriate mode from a choice of Program, Picture, Night Scene, Movie, 3D image, Panorama Assist, Auto Bracketing, and Digital Filter modes
Optio 33L also offers a variety of picture modes Landscape, Flower, Portrait, Self-portrait, Soft, Surf & Snow, Sunset, and Illustration.
The Auto flash discharges when light is low and highlight objects in front of excessively bright backgrounds. The Optio 33L also provides the freedom of flash-on, flash-off, and red eye reduction* modes. A slow shutter sync mode can be selected when using Night Scene mode. * This feature does not eliminate "red eyes" in all instances.
Searching for recorded images is minimized through a nine image display function on the LCD screen. All images may be displayed at once and enlarged up to 12X magnification to check for clear focus and inspect details.
A slide show feature allows recorded images to automatically display continuously on the LCD monitor and deliver presentations when connected to an LCD projector.
A detailed histogram display allows you to check light levels with accuracy during both playback and shooting.
The Optio 33L offers multi-segment metering, center-weighted metering, and spot metering for the results you desire.
Different light intensity won?t compromise the performance of the Optio 33L. The ISO value can be set automatically by the camera, and the user is also free to select from ISO100, ISO200, or ISO400.
Take even greater control over each shot with the ability to set sharpness, saturation and contrast manually, with a choice of three grades for each.
With a special feature that prevents against the accidental deletion of recorded shots, the Optio 33L makes sure you never erase a picture you intended to keep.
The mode memory function allows you to save a combination of favorite settings, and these can then be returned to automatically the next time the power is switched on.
The Optio 33L has a world time function capable of displaying the time in 62 different cities. This function can also be used to record the time and date each shot was taken, so you may pictures while traveling, then sort them easily when you get back home.
Convenience is taken a step further through compatibility with CompactFlash. Just one 16MB CompactFlash card has the power to store approximately 16 images with 2,048 X 1,536 recorded pixels in the "Better" quality setting, and a maximum of 128 images with 640 X 480 recorded pixels in the "Good" quality setting.
Through simple connection to a television using the optional AV cable, your recorded shots and sounds can be enjoyed on your TV.
When used in combination with compatible printers, the DPOF function of the Optio 33L allows you to take control over the number of printouts and the date function. * Some printers may not support the above functions. Please consult the supplier of your printer for more information.
The Optio 33L provides prints of an even higher quality when connected to PRINT Image Matching II- or Exif-compatible printers. *This product supports PRINT Image Matching II. When used in combination, PRINT Image Matching II enabled digital still cameras, printers, and software help photographers to produce images more faithful to their intentions. Copyright 2001, Seiko Epson Corporation. All Rights Reserved. PRINT Image Matching is a trademark of Seiko Epson Corporation. The PRINT Image Matching logo is a trademark of Seiko Epson Corporation.
The Optio 33L uses two AA batteries. The camera also is compatible with lithium CR-V3 batteries, which have enough power to support taking 650 images continuously.* An optional AC adapter is also available. * According to the results of in-house testing.
Convenient multilingual operation allows all menus and messages to be displayed in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, or Japanese