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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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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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Little wonder

Advantages: Small, light, showerproof, easy to use, good pictures
Disadvantages: Only that the lens could be a little faster and wider

I'm not easily impressed, but this little camera managed it. It's a great all rounder or can be used as a second ‘fun’ camera for those with SLRs. It uses standard 35 mm film, not APS. The pictures really are good: very clean and sharp with good col ...

kingbing 27.03.2002 · Read full review
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Olympus - No 1 for cameras

Advantages: Very compact and splash proof
Disadvantages: None I can think of

...This is not the first time I have owned an Olympus camera. I have tried other makes but the picture quality has never matched that of Olympus. You can obtain excellent picture quality, even when using a cheaper film. This is also one of the few cameras i ...

janept 26.01.2002 · Read full review
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Little

Advantages: Very compact and very friend
Disadvantages: The lens could be a little faster

...It looks great, has the benefit of a generous zoom lens yet is small and light enough to pop into a pocket, its easy to use and produces amazing results. THe Olympus uII Zoom 80 is the sole reason my friends think I've taken up professional photograph ...

dimonic 15.05.2002 · Read full review
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