One of the foremost names in digital imaging, Pentax, has now announced the introduction of an all-new point and shoot camera in the form of Pentax Optio RZ18 digital camera that is not only feature packed, but has also been designed to feature a lightweight body. This incredible new digital compact camera has been integrated with an astounding 18X optical zoom lens that has been developed to provide the users with a wide focal length, ranging between 25mm wide angle to 450mm super-telephoto. Furthermore, the Pentax Optio RZ18 comes with a 16 megapixel sensor that has been equally complemented by state of the art PENTAX Shake Reduction (SR) image stabilization as well as sensor shift SR that enables the camera to take crisp images regardless of the lighting conditions.
To ensure that the users get to take the perfect shot and then reflect in their photography skills, the Pentax Optio RZ18 has been given a 3 inch LCD with HVGA resolution and the camera also comes with automatic shooting modes including Auto Picture. For those of you who are looking a bit more than just snapping images, this magnificent digital camera features 720p HD video recording at 30 frames per second. Pentax has introduced this new digital camera to provide a dedicated compact camera to the masses that has been designed and developed for both the novice as well as the professional users. The Pentax Optio RZ18 optical camera will be available for purchase from the month of October this year and will carry a price tag of $300.