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Olympus E-30 review

Serious mid-range player or a bit of a gimmick?

By  from Digital Camera Issue 83
Product Type
Digital SLR Camera
Battery Size Supported
Proprietary Battery Size
Effective Camera Resolution
12.3 Megapixel
USB
Yes
Product Family
E
Image Stabilization
Optical
Optical Zoom
5x
Brand Name
Olympus
Screen Size
6.9 cm (2.7")
Viewfinder Type
SLR
Weight (Approximate)
655 g
Minimum Focus Distance
250 mm
Maximum Image Resolution
4032 x 3024
Number of Batteries Supported
1
Battery Built-in
No
Battery Rechargeable
Yes
Battery Included
Yes
Display Screen Type
LCD
Total Camera Resolution
13.1 Megapixel
Camera Assembly
Body with Lens Kit
Memory Card Supported
CompactFlash (CF) Card, xD-Picture Card, Microdrive
Height
107.5 mm
Width
141.5 mm
Depth
75 mm
Autofocus Points
11
Product Series
E
Focal Length
12 mm to 60 mm (Lens 1)
Image Formats
JPEG, RAW
Flash Modes
Auto Flash, Flash ON, Red-eye Reduction
Focus Modes
Auto, Manual
Manufacturer
Olympus Corporation
Product Model
E-30
Product Name
E-30 Digital SLR Camera
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
N3224392
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.olympus.co.uk
Marketing Information

For many, the pursuit of artistic expression is the essence of creative photography. With the Olympus E-30, this objective is closer to reality than ever. The stunning new model joins the ranks of the Four Thirds System-based E-System line-up, incorporating an inspiring range of Art Filters that support the photographer's vision. These enable moods to be conveyed that are otherwise only possible through the use of special lenses, add-on filters or via complex image processing techniques.

Package Contents
  • E-30 Digital SLR Camera
  • ED 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 Lens
  • BLM-1 Li-Ion Battery
  • CB-USB4 USB Cable
  • CB-VC2 Video Cable
  • Shoulder Strap
  • Instruction Manual
  • Warranty Card
  • BCM-2 Battery Charger
  • BC-1 (Body Cap)
  • Software CD-ROM
  • EP-5 Eye Cup
Display Resolution
230000 Pixel
Limited Warranty
2 Year

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