The camera will be converted by removing and replacing the internal filter to the buyers choice of filter available in the dropdown menu below.
MODIFIED OLYMPUS XZ-2 WITH WIDE APERTURE F1.8 FAST LOW LIGHT LENS and RAW IMAGE MODE
THE CAMERA HAS BEEN CONVERTED TO FULL SPECTRUM AND WITH ITS WIDE APERTURE F1.8 LOW LIGHT LENS IT OFFERS EXCELLENT SENSITIVITY TO INFRARED LIGHT.
IDEAL FOR INFRARED PHOTOGRAPHY, ECOLOGICAL SURVEYS, BAT WATCHING, GHOST HUNTING AND PARANORMAL INVESTIGATION.
THIS CAMERA HAS BEEN INTERNALLY MODIFIED TO REMOVE THE INTERNAL HOT MIRROR AND RE-CALIBRATE THE FOCUS FOR CLEAR SHARP IMAGES
12MP CMOS SENSOR – CMOS OFFERS BETTER QUALITY IMAGES AND LOWER NOISE THAT CCD SENSORS. DON’T BE FOOLED IN TO THINKING THAT ALL COMPACT CAMERAS THAT OFFER A HIGHER NUMBER OF MEGAPIXELS PROVIDE BETTER QUALITY IMAGES AS IN A LOT OF CASES THEY DONT!
FULL SPECTRUM CONVERSION
4x OPTICAL ZOOM
ARTICULATED TOUCHSCREEN LCD – MAKES OPERATION IN THE DARK EASIER WITHOUT TRYING TO FIND SMALL BUTTONS.
RAW IMAGE MODE
FAST LENS, F1.8 EXPOSURE – BRIGHTER IMAGES IN LOW LIGHT
FLASH HOTSHOE + INTERNAL FLASH
ARTISTIC FILTER EFFECTS
To offer this camera at an affordable price, we source and refurbish used cameras for our conversions. As such this model of camera will show signs of previous use, however the camera will be supplied with a 60 day guarantee from receipt.
FILTER TUBE MOUNT (NOT SUPPLIED) – ALLOWS INFRARED FILTERS TO BE MOUNTED ALLOWING COLOUR AND MONOCHROME IR
IMAGES TO BE TAKEN EASILY WITHOUT A TRIPOD OR LONG EXPOSURES. IR IMAGES CAN ALSO BE COMPOSED IN REAL TIME USING THE LIVE VIEW FEATURE.
IDEAL FOR INFRARED PHOTOGRAPHY , NOCTURNAL WILDLIFE / NIGHTVISION OR FOR THE ADVANCED PARANORMAL INVESTIGATOR
THE BUYER OF THIS ITEM WILL BE GIVEN THE CHOICE OF THE FOLLOWING FILTERS;
THIS CAMERA HAS BEEN ADAPTED FOR ADVANCED INFRARED PHOTOGRAPHY, NIGHTVISION* AND GHOST HUNTING!!!
AS THE STANDARD INTERNAL HOT MIRROR FILTER HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH ONE THAT ALLOWS UV / VISIBILE / INFRARED LIGHT TO PASS, EXTERNAL FILTERS CAN BE USED TO CONTROL THE WAVELENGTHS OF LIGHT REACHING THE SENSOR. ALL TYPES OF INFRARED IMAGES CAN BE ACHIEVED USING THIS TECHNIQUE.
*THIS TYPE OF FILTER IS ALSO THE FIRST CHOICE FOR THOSE WISHING TO CAPTURE NOCTURNAL WILDLIFE LIKE BATS, BADGERS, FOXES AND BEAVERS AS THE CAMERA CAN BE PAIRED WITH INFRARED ILLUMINATION TO ALLOW IT TO SEE IN THE DARK!!! WE STOCK A WIDE RANGE OF ILLUMINATORS, PLEASE CONTACT US IF REQUIRED.
THIS TYPE OF CONVERSION IS ALSO PREFERRED BY PARANORMAL INVESTIGATORS AS IT ALLOWS THE USER TO YIELD AS MUCH POTENTIAL LIGHT AS POSSIBLE, EXTENDING THE POTENTIAL FOR DOCUMENTING EVIDENCE. IF USING THE CAMERA IN COMPLETE DARKNESS INFRARED ILLUMINATION WILL BE REQUIRED.
We would be delighted to help if you have any questions regarding this camera and how it can be used to get the best out of it either for Infrared Photography or For Filming Wildlife / Ghost Hunting in Complete Darkness.
The following is a brief description of the cameras capabilities…
USING FOR INFRARED PHOTOGRAPHY / NOCTURNAL WILDLIFE / GHOST HUNTING!
Full Spectrum Conversion offer far more flexibility than Fixed Infrared Filters as once they are converted they allow the user to fit infrared filters to the lens thread to achieve all types of infrared photography. These styles include Super Blue 470nm, Goldie 550nm, Faux Colour / Red Blue Channel Swapping 670nm, Monochrome 720nm, Deep Contrast/ Saturation 850nm, Faux Xray Effect 1000nm (possible to see through certain fabrics etc)
They can also be used without any filters for achieving Nightvision or Full Spectrum Photography.
Unlike a standard camera, external filters can be fitted to this camera without the need
for long exposures or the need for a tripod.
The Camera can be used in normal daylight but as it will yield infrared and ultraviolet some colours take on a different appearance to how our eyes see them. We can list additional filters on request that can be fitted to the lens that correct this so that you can use the camera as a normal DSLR for everyday use!!!!
Instant Infrared Images, They even appear so that you can compose infrared images in LIVE VIEW!!
Likewise you can see Infrared Illumination and use the LCD display to see images in the dark
Our Infrared Illuminators can be used with this Camera at night to record movies in pitch black darkness.
CONVERTED CAMERA, BATTERY AND CHARGER WILL BE SUPPLIED ACCESSORIES, BOX, CABLES WILL ONLY BE SUPPLIED WHERE AVAILABLE
PLEASE ASK SPECIFICALLY BEFORE BUYING THE ITEM IF THESE ARE REQUIRED
The following Movie demonstrates two products, the first being the lower spec version of this camera, the Full Spectrum Olympus XZ1 with Built-in Discreet Infrared Flash. The second demonstrates our extended range Infrared Slave Booster Flash
If you require the flash on the XZ2 converting, then please enquire before purchase.
The benefits of using the additional flash will extend range, ideal for large indoor and outdoor areas.