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Kenro has just launched a new product that will provide macro photographers with a cost-effective way of shooting highly detailed images, the Reflecta DigiMicroscope Professional. Using the integrated 3.5 inch display and 8 LED illumination, detail, texture and patterns of minute objects and surfaces can be observed and then saved directly on microSD cards. The device comes equipped with a 5-megapixel sensor and integrated optics that provide up to 200x optical magnification. The DigiMicroscope Professional by Reflecta is now available in specialist shops at the suggested retail price of £205.20 in the UK.
Reflecta Press Release
Reflecta announces new solution to macro photography
Thursday May 30, 2013
Kenro, the UK and Ireland distributor for Reflecta, the respected German manufacturer of cutting-edge digitization products, has launched a new product that will provide macro photographers with a cost-effective way of shooting highly detailed images, the Reflecta DigiMicroscope Professional.
Photographers can now enjoy extreme close-up photography without the associated price tag by utilising its microscope capable of producing five megapixel resolution, which can be further increased to 12 megapixels with interpolation, and a zoom of up to 500x.
Using the integrated 3.5 inch display and 8 LED illumination, detail, texture and patterns of minute objects and surfaces can be observed and then saved directly using its integrated micro SD card slot to allow for unlimited memory space on different microSD cards.
When on the go, the microscope is operated with a Li-Ion battery (3.7 Volt/800 mA). There is also a mains adapter provided. The Li-Ion battery offers an operating time of two hours and requires four hours for full recharging.
Optical resolution – 5.0 megapixel (12 megapixel interpolated)
Video resolution VGA, QVGA
LCD-display 3.5 Zoll Format 4:3
Interface USB 2.0 micro SD-Cardslot, Video-out
Magnification 20X to 200X (optical), up to 500X digital
Image format JPEG, BMP
Video format AVI
Power requirement Li-Ionen battery 3.7 V/800 mA or Adaptor
Battery working time 2 hours
Charging time 4 hours
Weight 0.75 kg
The new DigiMicroscope Professional comes supplied with battery, mains adaptor, USB cable, TV cable, quick start guide, CD with software (Windows operating only), and a cleaning cloth.
Said Kenro's managing director Paul Kench: "The new Reflecta DigiMicroscope Professional is an ideal choice for photographers who are looking for alternative ways to shoot macro photography. Its light, compact design makes it ultra-portable, plus its impressive charge means those shooting on location can be assured that their DigiMicroscope will go the distance."
Other products in the Reflecta range include digital microscopes, endoscopes, video and studio lights, USB record players plus its renowned selection of slide projectors. Kenro is the UK and Ireland distributor for Reflecta.
The DigiMicroscope Professional by Reflecta is now available in specialist shops at the suggested retail price of £205.20 (incl VAT)