Pentax has launched the Optio M60, a 10 megapixel compact camera with a 5x optical zoom. It also has an “Auto Picture” function, where the camera automatically detects the conditions of the subject and selects the optimal scene mode. Pentax has also strengthened the face recognition function in this camera which enable the detection of 32 faces at once with high-speed AF and AE function.
The M60 is the latest model in the PENTAX Optio M series of digital compact cameras, which have been highly acclaimed for their small, lightweight bodies and enhanced functions. In addition to a metal exterior, it is loaded with an impressive optical 5X zoom, a large LCD monitor, easy-to-understand operability, and approximately 10.0 megapixels. Not only can it detect 32 faces at once, the detection time has been reduced to an impressive 0.03 seconds. It is also supplied with easy to use applications such as Smile Capture, which automatically distinguishes smiles and takes photos, and Blinking Detection, which is a function that warns the photographer if the subject blinked at the moment the shot was taken. The Optio M60 is equipped with an optical 5X zoom lens, and now it is possible to zoom in further when taking photos of landscapes, commemorative photos and portraits. It also features an Intelligent Zoom function that extends the zoom range without compromising the optical zoom’s image quality. It features Digital SR (shake reduction) mode, which can reduce camera shake and subject blurring during still-image photography. It also comes with a Panorama mode for composing photographs into one panoramic picture. The Auto-Macro allows for close-up photography as near as 10cm, without changing the normal focusing mode.
It is available in 3 different colors. The price and availability will be announced at a later date. It is surely a must buy for photography lovers.
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