Leica launches D-Lux 7 compact digital camera
Leica has launched 17 Megapixel D Lux 7 compact digital camera with 24-75mm (35mm lens equivalent) lens and ISO upto 25600.
Here are the salient features of the camera.
Sensor: Fourthirds CMOS censor
Resolution: Stills 17MP. Total resolution of sensor is 21.77MP.
Lens: The Leica D-Lux7 compact digital camera has a 17Megapixel four thirds Sensor: Leica DC Vario-Summilux 10.9– 34 mm f/1.7–2.8 ASPH. zoom lens (equivalent to 24–75 mm in 35 mm format).
ISO: Max ISO 25600.
Video: UHD 4K video upto 30fps at 100Mbit. Full HD video 1080@60p
Video format: MP4 and AVCHD
4K Photo mode: Using the video capabilities for continuous 8 MP photos at 30fps.
EVF: The electronic viewfinder has 2.76 million dots resolution
LCD: rear LCD is 3.0 inch and 1.24 million dots.
Wireless: built-in Bluetooth and Wi-Fi can be used with Leica FOTOS app in android and iOS.
Post Focus: Users can select the point of focus after clicking the image.
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Leica D-Lux 7: compact size meets high performance.
Wetzlar, 20 November 2018. Leica Camera AG presents a new model in the Leica D-Lux
line. The high-performance compact camera features a fast Leica DC Vario-Summilux 10.9– 34 mm f/1.7–2.8 ASPH. zoom lens (equivalent to 24–75 mm in 35 mm format) that, in combination with the camera’s new, higher-resolution four-thirds sensor, delivers outstanding picture quality in all shooting situations. A performance profile extended by numerous new functions and features such as a touchscreen display, Bluetooth connectivity and USB-C charging capability makes the new Leica D-Lux 7 an ideal everyday companion and an extremely versatile camera that offers a maximum of photographic freedom for capturing unique moments in impressive picture quality.
The familiar comprehensive features package of the Leica D-Lux line, with automatic exposure mode, manual setting options and a range of video functions, is ideally complemented by an integrated, 2.8-megapixel high-resolution electronic viewfinder, a WiFi module and Bluetooth connectivity. On the back of the Leica D-Lux 7, a 1.24-megapixel 3“ LCD touchscreen display not only makes the assessment of pictures much easier, but also allows fingertip control of the camera. For example, in addition to menu control, the focusing point can be set with a simple tap on the screen and pictures can be taken without having to touch any of its other controls.
The Leica DC Vario-Summilux 10.9–34 mm f/1.7–2.8 ASPH. zoom lens of the Leica D-Lux 7 (equivalent to 24–75 mm in 35 mm format) is perfectly matched to the camera’s new sensor. The fast initial aperture and the range of focal length make the camera particularly versatile in every situation – from portraits and landscapes to architecture, macro closeups and street photography. With its 17-megapixel resolution and a maximum ISO sensitivity of 25600, the four-thirds sensor of the Leica D-Lux 7 is also ideal for capturing memorable moments in low ambient light in highest-quality pictures with natural colours and fine rendition of details.
Improvements to the camera’s hardware also include various additions to its range of functions. For example, the focus point of an exposures can be changed after shooting, or several exposures with different focus points can be superimposed on each other and merged with the aid of Focus Stacking, for instance to create a greater depth of focus in macro exposures. The camera’s capabilities have also been expanded to include video recording in 4K resolution – at a frame rate of up to 30 frames per second and 100 Mbit and in MP4 and AVCHD-format.
The Leica D-Lux 7 is the first camera of the D-Lux line that can be used together with the free Leica FOTOS App. This enables remote control of the camera from a smartphone and fast and easy wireless transfer of pictures from the Leica D-Lux 7 to iOS or Android devices for assessment. Photographers can then make use of numerous options for sharing their pictures directly in social media or after processing them with an image editing or post processing app.
As perfect complements to the classic looks of the Leica D-Lux 7, its users can choose from a collection of equally stylish and practical accessories such as exquisite cases, highquality carrying straps and a practical handgrip.