Caplio 500G wide
The user-friendly Caplio 500G wide made durable for demanding environments.
Meet the demanding requirements of construction site photography with Caplio 500G wide. You can easily shoot clear photos with its renowned 28mm wide-angle zoom lens, 10m-range flash unit, and camera shake blur reduction. Plus high resistance to water, dust and shock let you focus on the scene without worrying about damaging the camera.
Wide coverage with 28mm wide-angle zoom lens
Ricoh’s 28mm wide-angle zoom lens can capture larger areas than the 35mm lenses of conventional digital cameras. When there is limited space to maneuver, you can more easily capture an entire building or construction site with Caplio 500G wide.
Water, dust, bumps, and cold temperatures are no problem!
The compact Caplio 500G wide is much tougher than most other digital cameras. In drop testing performed in accordance with US deprtment of Defence standards [MIL-STD-810F, Method 516.5, Procedure IV (Transit Drop Test)*] , the Caplio 500Gwide passed the 1-meter shock resisitance test. JIS protection grade 7 allows shooting in the rain or underwater to a depth of one meter, and JIS protection grade 6 prevents small particles from entering the body at dusty construction sites. You can even shoot at temperatures as low as -10 centigrade.
- *Dropped in power-off mode. It is guaranteed neither breakdown nor not to damage.
Large, easy-to-view 2.5-inch LCD screen
The large LCD screen features an anti-reflection coating for clearer viewing in daylight outdoors. You can easily adjust screen brightness to optimize image clarity.There is also an optical viewfinder, so you can use whichever is right for the situation, for more reliable photography.
Reliable 3-way power supply
Many hours of dependable shooting are yours with the high-capacity lithium-ion rechargeable battery. If it runs out of power, simply pop in widely available AA batteries. An AC adapter(option) is also provided for use when AC power is available.