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Olympus E-30. Still not up there with the big boys?

Advantages: Fold out LCD screen, Image Stabilization, Zuiko lens quality, Picture quality, Flash options
Disadvantages: Noise in low light, Too many buttons, Badly laid out, Too many gimmicks

The E-30 is Olympus's own stepping-stone between the so-called "prosumer" models (what an awful word) and the E-3 professional SLR, being loosely comparable with the likes of the Canon EOS 50D, the Nikon D90 and the Sony Alpha A-350. It shares a lot of th ...

rabidbadger 05.09.2009 · Read full review
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Artistic camera for artistic photographers

Advantages: Excellent auto-focus performance
Disadvantages: NONE!!!

Last Saturday, I purchased the E-30 from a local dealer. My old camera was a Nikon F-301, bought more than 15 years ago. Just last week, this old Nikon became faulty. I took it to Nikon's service centre to repair it, but the repair man told me it is beyon ...

JudgeIronFist 11.02.2009 · Read full review
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Canon EOS30V DATE

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came upon this camera by accident. I was buying a spare camera for my wife who wants to take up photography. I was using a EOS1V. Then, I decide to shift to all manual. I am current using F3HP + FM3A. On every weekend, I like to go plane spotting. It i ...

Bellboy05 29.10.2005 · Read full review
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Great Camera for beginner and experienced alike

Advantages: Feels like a pro camera in the hand and easy to master
Disadvantages: flash metering has been off a couple of times

My first SLR was a 300v which I bought as a pckage and whilst this was enough to get me hooked on photography I grew beyond it quite quickly. So I part exchenged it for the 30v date after reading a review for it in just before its release. It lived up to ...

timbo_in_limbo 12.01.2006 · Read full review
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Ideal SLR camera for new photography enthusiasts

Advantages: Good to hold, comfortable and ergonomics very good
Disadvantages: eye piece/viewer some people may find this off putting

Bought 5 months ago and is one of the higher priced SLR 35mm cameras but I consider to be of outstanding quality. Digital is still not upto the standard which is why I preferred to buy this than a digital SLR of the same price. Photo quality is excellen ...

ncp3 17.11.2005 · Read full review
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