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The best camera of them all

Advantages: takes great quality pictures, well made, durable
Disadvantages: more complex to use than modern fully automatic. No longer made

...be a few years old now but if you can get your hands on the Canon AE1 Program you will have one of the best all time cameras ever made. It quite simply takes the perfect picture. I recently took mine into a photographers for a service and clean ...

jonwhite 29.09.2000 · Read full review
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My best EVER camera!

Advantages: Excellent quality and features
Disadvantages: They stopped making them

I bought my Canon AE1 many years ago, new. I used it for my coarse work at college and was able to take a wide variety of photographic shots with relative ease, and all with good results. With a few different aperture and speed setting a wide range of e ...

mobabs 30.10.2004 · Read full review
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the best camera i ever brought.

Advantages: has a lock system so you don't take pictures in your bag.
Disadvantages: none as far as i'm concerned

I'm studying photography as a degree and this camera has been with me throughout my photogrpahy experience. I have had other cameras but this one is by far the best. My Course leader recomendes this camera to new students which means it can't be bad. it i ...

fayemeek2006 21.02.2006 · Read full review
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Olympus - god of the camera world

Advantages: Fully automatic, small, light, easy to use, generous zoom, fantastic results.
Disadvantages: Friends will think you're a professional and demand photo-shoots.

Wow! For the first time in my life, I am proud...yes PROUD!...to show off the contents of my photo albums! Indeed, I have turned into the type of person that friends and family dread when popping round for a cuppa! Within 10 minutes of them entering the ...

RebeccaW 08.12.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Olympus µ II ZOOM 80 Compact Camera

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Great small camera

Advantages: Small, light, excellent pictures
Disadvantages: not as wide a zoom-range as many other compacts

The Olympus is a well-made and well featured camera that is straightfowrd and simple to use. It's showerproof and dustproof too. The lens is well protetcted by a large manual cover when not in use. The pictures are suprisingly good. Both the lens an ...

kingbing 18.07.2000 · Read full review
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