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Pentax Optio W90

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 Thinking about our past two photo contest and anticipating the next one got me thinking about purchasing a new water camera.   As I was searching the web I came across this new camera by Pentax which won outside Magazines 2010 Gear of the Year award.  This camera seems to be extremely rugged and does just about everything.  

Adventure photography doesn’t get any better than this. The rugged Optio W90 offers photographic performance, innovative features and style that surpass other outdoor compact digital cameras now available on the market.

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  • Waterproof to 20 feet for reliable underwater photography
  • Shockproof to 4 feet withstanding the rigors of extreme use
  • Coldproof to sub-freezing temperatures for use in wintery, snowy activities
  • 12.1 megapixel sensor and wide angle 5X optical zoom (28-140mm equivalent)
  • Digital Microscope mode with LED lens lighting perfectly captures the smallest and closest macro subjects as near as 1cm from the camera
  • Eye-Fi wireless SD memory card connectivity for built-in Wi-Fi capability to transfer photos and videos from the camera to a computer or an online sharing site such as Picasaweb, Flickr, Facebook and YouTube (Eye-fi cards sold separately.)
  • Large 2.7 inch LCD with 16:9 widescreen aspect ratio that is easy to view in strong light or underwater

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  • Capture movies in widescreen 720p HD video at 30 frames per second
  • An HDMI port plays back beautiful high resolution imges and video on HDTVs
  • Advanced Pixel Track Shake Reduction captures blur-free images in any lighting
  • Fast Face Detection, Smile Capture, Blink Detection, and processing modes specifically designed for portraiture, and new Pet Recognition captures up to 3 pre-programmed pet faces in memory
  • Infrared remote control compatibility with new waterproof Remote Control WP, as well as other PENTAX infrared remotes
  • Autofocus assist lamp helps to quickly and accurately focus, even in challenging lighting

For more information about this product please visit:  http://www.pentaximaging.com

And to see sample pictures taken with this camera, please visit:  http://www.pentaximaging.com/digital-camera/Optio_W90_Pistachio_Green/

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adam hayes

About the Author: Adam Hayes is an avid kayak angler and the Co. Founder of YakAngler.com. He enjoys spending time on the water with his friends and family and really just about anything than involves growing the sport of kayak fishing.

 

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