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Leica Digital Module R

Type Digital module (digital camera back), fully compatible with LEICA R8 and R9 cameras that can easily be attached by the photographer him- or herself.
Lenses Nearly all Leica R lenses, as well as the earlier LEICAFLEX/SL/SL2 lenses with subsequently installed R control cams can be used.
Image Sensor 3872 x 2576 pixel (10 Megapixel) CCD chip, active surface 26.4 x 17.6 mm, focal length extension factor : 1.37.
Sensitivity ISO 100 to ISO 1600
Storage medium SD storage card up to 2 GB ; larger SD card with firmware update.
Data formats DNG (raw data), TIFF, 2 JPEG compression steps.
Color domains Adobe RGB, s RGB.
Resolution (pixels) 3872 x 2576, 2576 x 1712, 1936 x 1280, 1280 x 848.
White balance automatic, manual, 6 pre-settings, color temperature input.
Display Black-and-white display shows the following settings : exposure counter, ISO, exposure correction, battery condition, selftimer, compression, resolution, moiré on/off, white balance.
Menu Sharpness, color saturation, contrast, picture numbering, color display contrast, color display brightness, auto review duration, histogram on/off, energy conservation possibilities, card formatting, alarm signals, audio histogram on/off, date, time, user profile, firmware update, reset.
Menu languages German, english, french, spanish, italian, japanese, dutch.
Interface IEEE 1394 FireWire
Power supply Rechargeable lithium-ion battery, 7.4 V, 1800 mAh, universal charger 100–240 V, 50/60 Hz.
Color monitor 1.8" color LCD with 130,338 pixels.
Shutter winding motorized, assisted by the power unit.
Color depth 16 bit
Data size RAW : 21 Mbyte, TIFF : 29/58 Mbyte.
Software Adobe Photoshop Elements 3 (Mac/Win).
Maximal exposure time 16 s
Exposure series 2 pictures/s, maximum is 10 pictures per series.
Items supplied with the LEICA DIGITAL-MODUL-R Power unit for winding the shutter and for energy supply ; Universal focusing screen with outline of subject area covered in digital applications ; tool for removing the standard camera back ; lithium-ion battery 7.4 V/1800 mAh ; universal battery charger 100-240 V with mains adapter plugs (Euro, UK, USA) ; charger cable for connections to 12 V and 24 V automobile outlets ; 256 MB SanDisc Ultra II SD Card ; case for storing the LEICA DIGITAL-MODUL-R, FireWire cable with adapter (4 poles or 6 poles), Adobe Photoshop Elements 3 (Mac/Win).
Operating conditions 0 °C to +40 °C (+32° F to +104° F)
Dimensions (W x H x D) when attached to a LEICA R9 : 158 x 140 x 89 mm (6 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in)
Weight Digital Modul R with power unit and battery : 725 g (25 1/2 oz) ; attached to a LEICA R9: 1395 g (just over 49 oz).

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