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Cheaper than Z5 but not much different

Advantages: Cheaper than the Z5 but with the same sort of features
Disadvantages: Manual focusing can take a while to set up

Significantly cheaper than the Z5 but not significantly different The Z3 is 1 in a series of currently (August 2005) 6 cameras. The Z1, Z2, Z3, Z5, Z10, Z20 all have incremental specifications. Note that there is no Z4. However, something which can be ...

pmcrannog 26.08.2005 · Read full review
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Great camera for semi-serious photographers

Advantages: A lot of zoom on a reasonably small/portable camera and very versatile
Disadvantages: The manual focus is slow when moving from one extreme to the other

The Konica Minolta Dimage Z3 is a great camera for someone who enjoys their photography, but doesn't want to spend vast sums of money on an advanced camera. The 12x optical zoom is obviously very useful, and the anti-shake system seems to work pretty w ...

dydddewisant 25.05.2006 · Read full review
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Say 'CHEESE'

Advantages: Easy to Use; Anti-Shake Facility
Disadvantages: Manual supplied on CD only; No case supplied.

I bought the DiMAGE Z3 after seriously reviewing the Z1 features and coming a millimetre away from buying that model instead. What swung it for me was the Anti-Shake Feature which was new to this model, and I felt worth the extra £40 or so. I am a sim ...

hazeldinka2 22.06.2005 · Read full review
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The Great Got Better

Advantages: Easy to use, great pictures, lots of features/modes
Disadvantages: The flash can be a little harsh at times

As a dedicated 35mm user, I was sceptical of the digital revolution, but was drawn to this camera after a friend of mine bought the DiMAGE Z1 model about a year ago. Originally intending to buy a Z1, I decided to pay the extra and go for the Z3, a decisi ...

KJayT 29.12.2004 · Read full review
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Looking for more than a silver box of tricks?

Advantages: Great lens, light, fast, grip and features.
Disadvantages: Build quality, lack of support...

I bought this camera because I was looking for a mid range point and shoot that was fast enough to capture my interest in motorsport and offer me the options of a more advanced camera for other situtations. Overall I have to say that for what I wanted ...

elmopants 08.07.2007 · Read full review
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