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Old 29th November 2007
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Talking Where's the towel?

This is a shot (posted over at FTU) from the soaking day we had at the Olympus Europre press event at the beginning of the month. It nicely illustrates one of the key strengths of the E-3


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WHile I haven't seen proof, I was interested to hear that at one demonstration they poped the flash, turned it upside down and fired the flash while it was submerged in water! I was worried it would be a weak point while popped.
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WHile I haven't seen proof, I was interested to hear that at one demonstration they poped the flash, turned it upside down and fired the flash while it was submerged in water! I was worried it would be a weak point while popped.
Phil
I have been assured that the falsh unit is sealed too - as is the FL-50 (and probably the FL-36, but I don't know for sure).

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