Epson Japan has today announced a subtly improved version of its unique R-D1 Digital Rangefinder Camera. Just like the R-D1 the R-D1s features the a six megapixel APS-C size sensor and supports Leica M and L mount lenses. New features include a 'Quick View' record review function, RAW+ JPEG support, Adobe RGB color space, image parameter control, long exposure noise reduction and higher playback magnification.
Epson R-D1s Digital Rangefinder new features
- 'Quick View' record review function
- RAW + JPEG support
- Adobe RGB color space option
- Scene type color reproduction ('Film setting')
- Image parameter control (sharpness, color, shadow, contrast, noise reduction)
- Long exposure noise reduction
- Playback magnification up to 16x
- Improved direct printing (with up to 13.5 mp interpolation)
Epson RD-1 Specifications
|Sensor|| 23.7 x 15.6 mm APS-C size
Primary color filter (RGB)
6.1 million effective pixels
|Image sizes|| 3008 x 2000
2240 x 1488
|File formats|| RAW (12-bit)
JPEG (EXIF 2.21)
RAW + JPEG
|Viewfinder|| Twice reverse Galileo finder
Radical line length 38.2 mm
View frames 28 / 35 / 50 mm switchable
85% frame coverage
Exposure display by LED
|Lens mount|| EM mount (Leica M type interchangeable
Field of view crop: 1.53x
|Shutter speed|| 1 - 1/2000 sec
1/125 sec flash x-sync
|Long exposure NR||Yes (switchable)|
|Exposure modes|| Aperture priority
|Exposure compen.|| +/- 2.0 EV
0.3 EV steps
|ISO sensitivity|| ISO 200
|White balance|| Auto
|Color space|| sRGB
|Image parameters|| Standard
Epson Film 1
Epson Film 2
Epson Film 3
User defined (sharpness, color, shadow, contrast, noise reduction)
|B&W modes|| Standard B&W
Green filter B&W
Yellow filter B&W
Orange filter B&W
Red filter B&W
|LCD monitor|| 2.0" TFT LCD
Image quality setting
|Play mode|| Single image
Four thumbnail view (2x2)
Magnify (up to 16x)
Highlight and Histogram display
|Print standards|| DPOF
Epson Print Image Matching 2.6
|Storage||Secure Digital (SD)|
|Power|| Epson EPALB1 Lithium-Ion
Battery charger included
|Dimensions||142 x 89 x 40 mm (5.6 x 3.5 x 1.6 in)|
|Weight (no batt)||560 g (1.2 lb)|
* Note that these specifications are a direct translation from Japanese and thus may contain small interpretation mistake
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