Eyelike Shows eMotion22
22-Mpxl camera shoots up to 124-MB images
Jenoptik has introduced its latest camera back"?the one-shot eMotion22. This 22- Mpxl medium-format camera back offers resolution up to 5344 x 4008 pxl and a capture rate of 50 images/min. File sizes range from 62 MB (one-shot, 24-bit color) to 124 (one-shot, 48-bit color). It also boasts low power consumption, and completely revised housing and board design.
The lightweight eMotion22 is designed for untethered portable use"?its fully charged lithium-ion battery can operate up to 2.5 hr. The eMotion22 has an internal memory with a maximum storage of 140 images; for extended memory, photographers can use Compact Flash cards. The eMotion also can operate tethered, via a FireWire connection.
It offers a 48 x 36-mm CCD sensor, 2.2- in. display with 18-bit color, and Eyelike Capture Pro or Basic software (Pro/Basic for OS X; basic software compatible with Windows XP).
The Eyelike eMotion22 is available starting in November. The retail price for Europe is $22,900"??; the US price has not been set yet. (Jenoptik Laser, Optik, Systeme GmbH: www.jenoptik.com)