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Forum: Announcements 5th November 2008
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Posted By Ian
Re: Olympus announces midrange E-30 dSLR, plus new version of the 14-54mm lens

With only three AF points in the earlier models, it's understandable that extra AF points may not seem valuable. But when you have enough, they can be useful for tracking moving subjects and for...
Forum: Announcements 4th November 2008
Replies: 66
Views: 8,302
Posted By Ian
Re: Olympus announces midrange E-30 dSLR, plus new version of the 14-54mm lens

Well, the difference between 12 and 14 bit sampling is, in my view, of marginal value. I don't see any magical improvement in Canon colour whether 12 or 14-bit sampled. It's a good tool for...
Forum: Announcements 4th November 2008
Replies: 66
Views: 8,302
Posted By Ian
Re: Olympus announces midrange E-30 dSLR, plus new version of the 14-54mm lens

Look at your pictures, not just technical specs.

Remember the debate about bit sampling in the early days of digital hifi?

I don't speak for Olympus - I'm just saying that I haven't seen ANY...
Forum: Announcements 4th November 2008
Replies: 66
Views: 8,302
Posted By Ian
Forum: Announcements 4th November 2008
Replies: 66
Views: 8,302
Posted By Ian
Forum: Announcements 4th November 2008
Replies: 66
Views: 8,302
Posted By Ian
Re: Olympus announces midrange E-30 dSLR, plus new version of the 14-54mm lens

CNet appears to have pulled their CNet news item.

Ian
Forum: Announcements 4th November 2008
Replies: 66
Views: 8,302
Posted By Ian
Re: Olympus announces midrange E-30 dSLR, plus new version of the 14-54mm lens

I'd be cautious about the value of the extra bit resolution. If the signal to noise ratio of the sensor isn't good enough, the extra bits will represent nothing useful.

And I don't really...
Forum: Announcements 4th November 2008
Replies: 66
Views: 8,302
Posted By Ian
Re: Olympus announces midrange E-30 dSLR, plus new version of the 14-54mm lens

If weather proofing and a tough alloy body are your priorities, then yes, the E-3 is a better choice for you.

If you think about it, Olympus need to differentiate their models clearly.

Ian
Forum: Announcements 4th November 2008
Replies: 66
Views: 8,302
Posted By Ian
Re: Olympus announces midrange E-30 dSLR, plus new version of the 14-54mm lens

You can't blame Olympus, it was C-Net that jumped the gun.

Has anyone spotted that there is an electronic level indicator? Oops - still under embargo! *laugh

Ian
Forum: Announcements 4th November 2008
Replies: 66
Views: 8,302
Posted By Ian
Re: Olympus announces midrange E-30 dSLR, plus new version of the 14-54mm lens

Er, this news is 24 hours premature :(

Ah well...

Ian
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