Intelligent technology meets compact smart design for brilliant pictures. Vibration Correction function 28-200mm optical 7.1x zoom Effective megapixel 5.13 CCD Battery power lasts approx. 310 shots Large 2. 5-inch high -quality LCD moni tor Top shutter release time lag: 0.007 sec. Skew correction function 1cm macro As of September 6, 2005, the Caplio R3 is the world smallest and slimmest digital camera with an optical 5x or greater zoom lens. Number of shots measured using CIPA standard parameters. Actual per formance may vary according to usage conditions. Shutter release time lag with focus lock engaged and Vibration Correction OFF. Focal lengths are 35mm film camera equivalents. High-power 28-200mm optical 7.1x zoom 28mm field of view Great perspective at wide-angle Wide-angle 28mm delivers dynamic perspectives. Ricoh’s Caplio digital cameras are famous for delivering wide-angle 28mm perspectives that are impossible to capture with a common 35mm camera. Dynamic 28mm shows its strength especially in expansive scenes like stadiums and large buildings. Wide angle also enables you to achieve creative effects by, for instance, exaggerating the size of your subject relative to background objects. Best of all, the Caplio R3 is so slim and lightweight that this dazzling power of expression slips conveniently in your pocket. 35mm field of view 28mm lens, new Vibration Correction function, and much more. Frame the scene with 200mm field of view 200mm zoom 200mm zoom enables unique framing. Vibration Correction function adjusts for handshake. The Caplio R3 is the world’s slimmest and most compact high-power zoom lens digital camera . With its 28mm200mm 7.1x optical zoom lens, you have infinite possibilities for framing shots. For instance, make your subject stand out majestically from the background. Plus, the new Caplio R3 has a Vibration Correction func t ion t hat helps to deliver sharp zoom pictures free from the blurry effects of handshake. 105mm field of view Section marked indicates framing. As of September 6, 2005, the Caplio R3 is the world’s smallest digital camera with an optical 5x or greater optical zoom lens. Advanced features for discerning photo Ricoh focuses on giving photographers the ideal combination of advanced technology and compact size. From its powerful 28-200mm optical zoom lens to its large, bright LCD monitor, the 26mm-slim Caplio R3 embodies this pursuit. Double Retracting LENS System makes space for the 28-200mm zoom lens. Ricoh s original Double Retracting LENS System enables a 7.1x optical zoom range-wide-angle 28mm to 200mm zoom-to fit inside a slim 26mm body. Vibration Correction function. Vibration Correct ion d etect s camera move ment occur r ing f rom hand shake when t he shutter bu tton is pressed and then automatically makes a correc tive adjustment. you’re see the difference mos t clearly in your zoom and macro photos. Switch this feature ON or OFF at the touch of a button. Newly designed grip for improved hand fit. The Caplio R3 feels and looks like a great camera should. Its clean bodylines offer a look of innovation while conforming smoothly to your hand. Imaging processing system, the Smooth Imaging Engine. Provides high-speed image processing and noise reduction for capturing detailed images rich in depth and texture. Compact size makes the Caplio R3 handy to carry any time. 53.0mm 95.0mm Dimensions exclude projecting parts 26.0mm graphers fit in an astonishingly slim and compact form. High-quality 2.5-inch LCD monitor makes viewing images easy. Enlargeable icons . The large high-quality LCD monitor makes viewing and confirming images easy. With one touch, you can adjust monitor brightness for better visibility under bright lighting. For image playback, you can display one, three or 12 shots. To help ensure that you select all settings accurately, you can enlarge the icons on the LCD monitor that show current operating modes, such as flash and macro. Standard icon display Enlarged icon display May differ from actual display Image is simulated Vibration Correction function reduces the effects of handshake for clear, beautiful pictures. Shoot confidently regardless of the scene. The effects of handshake are apt to occur especially in zoom photography. Shooting in zoom with Vibration Correction OFF Macro shooting with Vibration Correction OFF But With Vibration Correction function ON, you can zoom in instantly and shoot confidently. Note: Under certain shooting conditions, compensation for vibration may not occur. Shooting in zoom with Vibration Correction ON Macro shooting with Vibration Correction ON Note: Under conditions of extreme handshake or very slow shutter speed, vibration compensation may not occur. Loaded with advanced features, the Caplio Get as close as 1cm at wide angle, or 14cm in telemacro, and expand your vision in the world of macro photography. Ricoh gives you astonishing insight into macro photography. With the Caplio R3’s superior power of expression, you can reveal details beyond your imagination. Zoom macro function. By using the zoom macro function in combination with digital zoom, you can shoot your subject larger than in normal macro shooting. Enter a new world of macro photography. Zoom macro mode AF Target Selection. This original Ricoh feature enables you to fix your camera on a tripod and adjust the focal point using buttons. Expand your freedom of expression. Image is simulated A conventional weakness of digital cameras is slow response time. The Caplio R3 delivers faster response every step of the way. So you won’t miss a chance at a perfect shot, the Caplio R3 powers up in approximately 1.1 seconds. The shutter response time is approximately 0.09 seconds without focus lock engaged and approximately 0.007 seconds with focus lock engaged. And your camera resets for the next picture in about half a second. Shutter release time lag Shutter release time lag Shooting Writing Shutter pressed halfway approx. 0.007 sec Image is simulated New skew correction function. Rectangular subjects such as blackboards and large signboards need to be shot from a direct frontal angle for optimum sharpness. When you are unable to shoot such subjects face on, the Caplio R3’s new skew correction funct ion automaticall y makes adjustment for the distortion. It’s a hand y feat ure for business uses as well as for photographing paint ings, scenes with large architecture, etc. <Experiment> Because the photographer cannot gain enough height to shoot the picture straight on, it must be photographed at a steep angle. The Caplio R3 automatically recognizes that the square shape is distor ted and adjusts for it. Shutter pressed once approx. 0.09 sec. Approx. 0.5 sec. between shots Ready for next shot Camera recognizes that this section is distorted. <Result> Time measurements with flash OFF Beautiful correction. R3 expands the possibility for more beautiful pictures. Wide range of features expands photo-capturing capability for any scene. A long-lasting battery and energy-saving design allow you to take advantage of the numerous advanced features for approximately 310 shots . E nergy - s aving design and long-lasting power for over 310 shots . With the included rechargeable battery, you can shoot approximately 310 pictures . That’s enough for an entire vacation, or business trip. Synchro monitor mode automatically switches the LCD monitor off when the camera is not in use, delivering a big gain in battery power conser vation. Rechargeable battery Eight scene modes for great results at the touch of a button. Portrait Beautifully blurs the distant background while focusing on your subject. The closer you zoom in, the greater the blur effect. Sports For capturing moving subjects. Great for spor ts and other action scenes. Landscape For awe-inspiring landscapes. The focal point is set to infinity so the image is sharp. Night scene For capturing beautiful night scenes without diminishing t he dark atmosphere. Ensures that both subject and background are sharp and clear. Skew correction When shooting a rectangular subject from angles not directly front on, your subject will appear distorted. This mode automatically makes a corrective adjustment. Number of shots measured using CIPA standard parameters. Actual performance may vary according to usage conditions. Three continuous shooting modes. Multiply your chances of get ting the per fect shot with regular continuous mode. Your Caplio R3 will fire cont inuously f or as long as you press the shutter button. Two more continuous modes enhance your control in ot her ways. In S-continuous mode, one press of the shutter button fires 16 shots in 2.2 seconds and stores them in a single file. M-continuous mode memorizes the last 16 shots in a 2.2-second file —a handy feat ure for capturing cont inuous motion, such a s in spor t s scenes. Text Suitable for all kinds of printed text. Turns your camera into a portable copy machine. Zoom macro For making a macro subject appear larger than it would in normal macro mode. Enhances the scope of macro photography. High-sensitivity For use in low light conditions. Also, in this mode the LCD monitor becomes brighter and easier to see. Other features. Histogram display allows you to confirm exposure. The histogram display shows the exposure details of an image in a graphical format on the LCD monitor. Instantly check for overexposure or underexposure. Multipoint focus for enhanced focus precision. Up to 5 focus zones are established. The zone at which the focus is currently set is indicated by a green outline on the LCD monitor. Shoot video with sound. The Caplio R3 records video with sound at a rate of either 15 frames or a more natural 30 frames per second. A 1GB SD Memory Card allows you to record continuously for up to 168 minutes and 30 seconds. Auto bracket and white balance bracket. With auto bracket set, the camera automatically shoots three images at three different exposure levels: -0.5EV, ±0, +0.5EV. White balance bracket applies three different color tones to the images. Modulating shutter release sound. The sound made by the shutter release being depressed var ies according to the speed at which it is depressed. The feedback helps to keep you in synch with your camera and avoid mistakes. Record the date and time with your picture. You can record the date (year/month/day) or date and time (year/month/day, hour/minute) in the right bottom corner of any still image. Unique Ricoh Caplio features expand the possibilities of imaging. PictBridge compatible for direct printing. Convenient ADJ button. A quick press of the ADJ button allows you to call up frequently used settings. Icons for exposure adjustment, white balance and two additional settings of your choice will display on the LCD monitor, enabling you to instantly set up for your shot and fire away. The Caplio R3 prints directly from any PictBridge compatible printer. Just connect it with a USB cable and make prints on the spot. Image Mixer software for editing images (for Windows). Download your Caplio R3 pictures to a computer and you can use the bundled Image Mixer software to enhance, correct and organize them. Now you’re ready to create photo CDs! Image Mixer is a product of Pixela Corporation. For more information visit http://www.imagemixer.com/ Expand your photo life with DeskTopBinder Lite. Once you’ve downloaded your Caplio R3 images to a computer, you can use this bundled software to edit, store and print your pictures. Spor ts mode Image is simulated Accessories Included Instruction Manuals (Camera, Introduction) USB Cable Warrant y Card AV Cable CD-ROM Hand Strap Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery: DB- 60 Battery Charger: BJ-6 Black Software manual supplied on CD-ROM Silver Caplio R3 Major Specifications Item Descript ion Effective 5.13 million pixels (5.25 million square pixels), 1/2.5-inch primary-color CCD Focal length f : 4 .6 - 3 3 .0 mm (equivalent to 28 -200mm for 35 mm film cameras ) Step-zoom inter vals : 7 steps (28mm, 35mm, 50mm, 85mm, 105mm, 135mm, 200mm) Aper ture F: 3.3 (W)- 4.8 (T) Vibration Correction CCD shift method Function 7.1x optical zoom (equivalent to 28-200mm for 35mm film cameras); Zoom 3.6x digital zoom From lens tip: approx. 0.3m- (wide angle), approx. 1.0m - (zoom) Subject Distance Macro Subject Distance From lens tip: approx. 0.01m - (wide angle), approx. 0.14m - (telemacro) St ill 8,4,2,1-1/2000 sec. Shutter Motion 1/30-1/ 2000 sec. Still 2592 x 1944, 2592 x 1728, 2048 x 1536, 1280 x 960, 640 x 480 Pixels Text 2592 x 1944, 2048 x 1536 Motion 320 x 240 (30 frames/sec.,15 frames/sec.), 160 x 120 (30 frames/sec.,15 frames/sec.) Fine, Normal Picture Mode 1 Auto, ISO64, ISO100, ISO200, ISO 400, ISO800, ISO Sensitivity Auto, Red-eye Reduction, On, Slow Synchro, Off Flash Distance: 2 Approx. 0.2- 2.4m (W), 0.14-1.8m (T) ( ISO auto ) Autofocus, Manual Focus, Fixed Focus (Snap), (includes AF auxiliary light) Focus TTL-CCD photometric system: Mult i (256 segments), Center Weight, Spot Exposure Adjustment Exposure Compensation Manual compensation (+2.0- - 2.0 EV in 1/3 EV steps), Auto-bracket (-0.5 EV, 0,+0.5 EV) Auto/Fixed (Daylight, Overcast, Tungsten Light,Tungsten Light 2, Fluorescent Light, White Balance One Push) SD Memory Card (32/64/128/256/512 MB/1GB), Multi Media Card , Recording Media Built-in Memory 26MB Still 2592 x 1944 (Fine: 13, Normal: 22), 2592 x 1728 (Fine: 14), Storage Capacity (No. of Pictures) 2048 x 1536 (Fine: 18, Normal: 36), 3 (Internal 26MB Memory) 12 80 x 960 (Fine: 33, Normal: 63), 640 x 480 (Normal: 277) Storage Capacity (Time) Motion 1 minutes 17 seconds (320 x 240: 15 frames/sec.), 4 minutes 38 seconds (160 x 120: 15 frames/sec.) 4 ( Internal 26MB Memory) 39 seconds (320 x 240: 30 frames/sec.), 2 minutes 26 seconds (160 x 120: 30 frames/sec.) Sound 56 minu tes 45 seconds 5 Approx. 1.83MB ( 2592 x 1944 Fine), Approx. 1.06MB (2592 x 1944 Normal), Storage Data Capacity Still (File Sizes) Approx. 1.63MB (2592 x 1728 Fine ), Approx. 1.31MB (2048 x 1536 Fine ), Approx. 672KB (2048 x 1536 Normal ), Approx. 686KB (1280 x 960 Fine), Approx. 356KB (1280 x 960 Normal), Approx. 83KB (640 x 480 Normal) Still mode (Continuous, S-Continuous, M-Continuous), Recording Mode Scene mode (Portrait, Sports, Landscape, Night Scene, Skew Correction, Text, Zoom Macro, High-sensitivity), Motion mode, Sound mode Still JPEG (Exif ver. 2.21) DCF 6 compliant Recording Format Text TIFF (MMR system ITU-T.6) Motion AV I (Open DML Mot ion JPEG format compliant) Sound WAV (Exif ver. 2.21 µ low) 2.5" translucent amorphous silicon TF T LCD (approx. 114,000 pixels) LCD Monitor Delay: 10sec., 2 sec. Self Timer Shoot ing interval: 5 sec. - 3 hours (5 sec. steps) 7 Interval Timer USB1.1 (choice of Ricoh original or mass storage driver 8 ) PC Inter face Audio Out, Video Out AV Inter face Video Signal Method NTSC / PAL Dimensions (W x D x H) 95.0 x 26.0 x 53.0mm (excluding projections) Approx. 135g (excluding bat tery, SD Memory Card, hand st rap) Weight Accessories (battery, hand strap) approx. 30g rechargeable battery (DB-60) x 1, AC ada ptor (AC-4c) Power Source Shooting Capacity 9 Using DB-60 : Approx.310 pictures Operating Temperature 0 - 40 Cs CCD Lens 1: For 2592 x 1728 pixel images, only Normal is available. For 640 x 480 pixel images, only Normal is available. 2: Distance is valid when ISO auto or ISO400 are set. 3: Average number of still images. 4: Max. recording time of 168 min. 30 sec. with 1GB SD Memory Card. 5: Max. recording time of 2,063 min. 25 sec. with 1GB SD Memor y Card. 6: DCF is the abbreviation of JEITA St andard Design r ule for Camera Files system. ( It does not guarantee per fec t inter-camera compatibilit y.) 7: With flash OFF. 8: Mass storage driver is compatible with Windows Me/2000/XP and Mac OS 9/OS X 10.2-10.4. It is not compatible with Windows 98/98SE or Mac OS 8.6. 9: Number of shots measured using CIPA standard parameters. Actual performance may vary according to usage conditions. Caplio R3 Optional Accessories Accessory Name Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery: DB-60 Battery Charger: BJ-6 AC Adapter: AC -4c Soft Case: SC-60 Caplio R3 Sof t ware Windows XP Windows 98/ 98SE /2000/ Me Mac OS X 10.1.2 - 10.4 Mac OS 8.6 - 9.2.2 1. R ICOH Gate La 2. Image Mixer 1.6 3. USB Driver 10 4. WI A Driver 5. Mounter 6. Acrobat Reader 7. Direct X 11 8. DeskTopBinder Lite 10 : Ricoh original. 11 : Compatible with Windows 98SE/2000/Me. Not compatible with Windows 98. Caplio R3 Sof tware Operating Environment Operating Soft ware Windows Macintosh Windows 98 / 98 Second Edition Mac OS 8.6-9.2.2 Windows 2000 Professional Mac OS X 10.1.2-10.4 Windows Me Windows XP Home Edition / XP Professional CPU Memory Space Pent ium III 500MB or more Power PC or faster Wi nd ow s 98 / 98SE: 128MB or more Mac OS 8.6-9.2.2 : 96MB or more ( 128MB or more recommended ) Windows 2000 Professional : 128M B or more Windows XP Home Edition /XP Professional Mac OS X 10.1.2-10.4 : 128MB or more ( 256 MB or more recommended ) : 256MB or more Windows 98/98SE: 500MB or more ( during installation ) Mac OS 8.6- 9.2.2: 10MB or more ( during in- Windows Me: 128MB or more Hard Disk Space Windows 2000 Professional : 500MB or more ( during installation ) stallat ion ) Mac OS X 10.1.2-10.4: 100 MB or more ( du rWindows Me: 500MB or more ( during installation ) Windows XP Home Edition / XP Pro fessional : 500MB or ing installation and operation ) more ( during installation ) Display Other Resolution: 640 x 480 dots or more, 256 colors or more Resolution: 640 x 480 dots or more, 256 colors or more (800 x 600 dots or more, 65,000 colors or more recommended) (800 x 600 dots or more, 32,000 colors or more recommended) USB board, keyboard, CD-ROM drive, mouse required USB board, key board, CD-ROM drive, mouse required Only USB connection is availa ble when connecting Caplio R2 to a PC. Serial connection is unavailable. Valid for systems with preinstalled OS and USB port. Supplied software can be used for Caplio RX, GX, R1, R1S, R Z1,R1V,G4 series, G3 ser ies, ProG 3, 300G, 400Gwide, and RR 30. Caplio G3 model S and ProG3 are not compatible w ith Macintosh. SD Memory Card Storage Capacity (Number of Images and Time) Mode Still Recording pixels Picture mode Fine 2592 x 1944 Normal 2592 x 1728 Fine Fine 2048 x 1536 Normal Fine 1280 x 960 Normal 640 x 480 Normal Text 2592 x 1944 2048 x 1536 Motion 320 x 240 (15 frames/sec.) 320 x 240 (30 frames/sec.) 160 x 120 (15 frames/sec.) 160 x 120 (30 frames/sec.) Sound Built-in memory 13 images 22 images 14 images 18 images 36 images 33 images 63 images 277 images 67 images 88 images 1'17" 0'39" 4'38" 2'26" 56'45" 32MB 15 images 25 images 16 images 21 images 41 images 38 images 72 images 315 images 75 images 99 images 1'27" 0'44" 5'16" 2'46" 64'36" 64MB 30 images 53 images 34 images 43 images 84 images 79 images 148 images 645 images 154 images 203 images 2'59" 1'31" 10'47" 5'40" 132'11" 128MB 62 images 107 images 69 images 87 images 170 images 159 images 301 images 1304 images 313 images 412 images 6'03" 3'04" 21'49" 11'27" 267'15" 256MB 123 images 213 images 139 images 173 images 339 images 318 images 600 images 2599 images 624 images 821 images 12'04" 6'07" 43'29" 22'50" 532'36" 512MB 1GB 249 images 479 images 430 images 828 images 280 images 539 images 349 images 671 images 683 images 1314 images 641 images 1233 images 1209 images 2324 images 5237 images 10072 images 1257 images 2417 images 1654 images 3181 images 24'19" 46'47" 12'19" 23'42" 87'37" 168'30" 46'01" 88'31" 1073'00" 2063'25" Number of recordable pictures and recordable time may vary depending on the manufact urer and shooting conditions. Average number of images and time.