Samsung NX500 Sony CyberShot HX90 Canon PowerShot G3 X Panasonic DMC-FZ330 Nikon Coolpix P900 Olympus Stylus 1s
Samsung NX500 Sony CyberShot HX90 Canon PowerShot G3 X Panasonic DMC-FZ330 Nikon Coolpix P900 Olympus Stylus 1s
  News Headlines Apple Canon Casio Fujifilm HTC LG Microsoft Nikon Olympus Panasonic Pentax Ricoh Rollei Samsung Sony  
Lets Go Digital
Powered by True
Counted by
Micro photography with Canon and X-Loupe
Mark Peters : October 28th 2006 - 12:00 CET
Digital Camera Review Test Appareil Photo Numerique Prueba camara digital Digitale Camera Test Dijital Kamera Incelemeleri Digitalkamera Test Digitalkamera
CanonCanon micro photography : At the Photokina 2006 NKS Tech ApS, a company from Denmark, showcased their portable camera microscope solution. The digital portable field microscope, X-Loupe, is a new tool that combines a digital camera and a microscopic module. It can clearly capture objects with the size of 15mm - 10 microns, which dramatically improves our visual acuity. The X-Loupe series turns micro preview and micro photography into simple and affordable leisure activities, not only raising the quality of life enjoyment but also creating vast business opportunities. NKS Tech showcased a camera microscope solution for the Canon Digital IXUS 60 camera. This combination enables to use the Canon camera for micro photography.
Micro photography with Canon and X-LoupeX-Loupe - Digital Micro Photography
The 2-in-1 device comes with easy-to-use functions. The camera can be transformed into a digital portable field microscope in only a few seconds. With the auto-focus feature, even little kids can easily capture amazing shots. X-Loupe exceeds the magnification capabilities of micro lenses and becomes a portable microscope with high magnification. Now you can introduce yourself to the digital world of micro photography at an affordable price. The creativity and enjoyments it brings are priceless, and X-Loupe helps you create unlimited values within limited budgets.

X-Loupe microscope

X-Loupe Micro photography - Camera Lenses
The X-Loupe lenses have a built-in LED light: 4 dimmable white-light LEDs solve the most challengeable problems with illumination for micro photography, and photos can be taken at any time in a dark ambience. Magnifications include 60X, 100X and 150X.


FOV (Field of View):
• 60X: 16mm x 12mm FOV (with up to 2816 x 2112 pixels) 6 Megapixels
• 100X: 9mm x 6.5mm FOV (with up to 2816 x 2112 pixels) 6 Megapixels
• 150X: 5.7mm x 4.5mm FOV (with up to 2816 x 2112 pixels) 6 Megapixels

Canon Digital IXUS 60

Recording pixels can be selected:
• L (Large): 2816 x 2112 pixels. Purpose: Printing to about A3-size.
• M1 (Medium 1): 2272 x 1704 pixels. Purpose: Printing to about A4-size
• M2 (Medium 2): 1600 x 1200 pixels. Purpose: Printing to about postcard-size
• S (Small): 640 x 480 pixels. Purpose: Send images as e-mail attachments

X-Loupe bundled with Canon IXUS 60

Canon Digital IXUS 60 - X-Loupe Micro photography
The images are easy to transfer to PC/Notebook via USB or SD card. Images can be e-mailed worldwide or uploaded to the Internet for Net Meeting purposes. The file size of the images can be configured in the range from 25kB to 3MB, which makes it easy to send the images over Wireless LAN or mobile Internet connections. High durability: The durable made-in-Japan lithium battery cell allows the camera to reproduce approximately 150 shots and make it possible for the camera to run for about 4 hours. Preview and quick browse: Preview the objects under the microscopic lens or browse through captured images in the 2.5 inch LCD screen anytime you like. Easy portability: Pocket-sized, compact with a weight of 300 grams, and can be carried on-the-go.

   Macro photography center
   Minox Macroscope
   Macro photography lens
   Next  Palm Treo 750v smartphone launched in Indonesia
   Previous  Klegg Electronics sponsors William Rast collection
   News by brand:Canon
   News by category:Digital camera
   News by brand and category:Canon Digital camera
   Canon EOS 750D - $749.00
   Nikon D7200 - $839.00
   Sony Alpha 6000 - $398.00
   Samsung NX3000 - $
   Nikon D3200 - $446.95
   Olympus PEN E-PL7 - $499.00
   Canon EOS M3 - $429.00
   Panasonic Lumix DMC GF7 - $519.00
   Canon PowerShot SX610 HS - $189.00
   Canon EOS 700D - $495.00

LetsGoDigital digital camera magazine
Latest Canon announcements
Canon EF-M 15-45mm lens
Canon PowerShot G cameras
Canon PowerShot G5 X
Canon PowerShot G9 X
Canon EOS M10 Compact System Camera
Canon ranked as one of the Best Global Brands
Canon 4K Ultra-HD broadcast lenses
Canon High-Sensitivity Network Surveillance Camera
Canon 4K UHD Wide-Angle Broadcast Lens
Canon 250 Megapixel APS-H-Size CMOS Sensor
Canon 120 Megapixel EOS camera
Canon 8K Cinema EOS System
Canon 4K Projector
Canon unveils new optical lens element
Canon EOS M3 digital camera
Twitter LetsGoDigital
Latest news headlines
Sony Alpha A68
CES 2016 Keynote
LG V10 Android smartphone
First smartphone to offer manual mode for video
LG V10
Samsung Z3 Tizen-based smartphone
Samsung Accessories for Galaxy Devices
Samsung Galaxy View
Toshiba DynaPad Windows tablet
LG V10 offers next-generation photography and video
ZTE official partner of the Cleveland Cavaliers
Chicago Bulls teams up with smartphone manufacturer
Canon USA honored with SmartWay Excellence Award
Logi Circle Portable Home Connection Camera
Samsung Home Monitoring Kit
  Accessories Android Apps Camcorders Digital cameras Mobile phones Smartphones Software Tablets   CES CeBIT Gadgets IFA Photokina PMA