Olympus Stylus 750 Review

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The Olympus stylus 750 is extremely lightweight with a big review screen. It is fairly easy to operate and learn powered with a lot of customization features. It is also supplied with a user manual and the onboard help menu. The picture quality is very sharp with vivid colors both indoors and outdoors when assisted with scene settings, macro, and super macro. The stylus 750 is packed with the bright capture technology for low light shooting and the resultant picture quality may well give its competitors a shiver. The movie feature with Stylus 750 can be easily activated. The biggest advantage with Olympus Stylus 750 is that it is weather proof. It can survive in harsh weather conditions and probably will not die out with some snow or rain spilled on it. This may offer tremendous advantage to photo enthusiasts who want to stop at nothing. It is available in trendy black and elegant silver outer case.

The 750 are bundled with the Dual Image Stabilization feature i.e. mechanical CCD shift and Digital Image Stabilization. This advanced imaging solution additionally prevents the blur caused by camera shake and moving subjects and produces quality images. However, the LCD screen fades in bright light making it difficult to shoot especially in sunlight. Another problem is that the screen is not anti reflective and therefore has to be repeatedly adjusted to avoid reflection. The Stylus 750 is not equipped with an optical viewfinder leaving photographers only the LCD mode to view subjects. This is the main reason that the battery life would not last long enough to survive more than a day. The 750 stylus is a little slow in operation and there aren’t many manual controls for customized settings either.

Overall, the stylus 750 stands apart among its competitors with its weatherproof feature and dual image stabilization.

Product Description

Olympus Stylus 750 Digital-Camera is an irresistible attraction. It’s fully automatic and compact. Yet it has a powerful zoom and delivers blur-free images. It’s even weather resistant! The irresistible Stylus line takes another leap forward in digital technology. The 750 incorporate Dual Image Stabilization – mechanical CCD shift and Digital Image Stabilization. This advanced imaging solution further prevents the blur caused by camera shake and moving subjects. You’ll love the 750’s thin, sleek design and the powerful 5x optical zoom. Auto and Macro Focus Auto Metering Modes – Digital ESP Auto Multi-Pattern TTL, Spot Metering Built-in multimode electronic-flash All-Weather seals and gaskets make it splash proof – so you can focus on your subject not the elements Preview and take pictures and movies in low light conditions with enhanced Bright Capture Technology TruePic TURBO image processor for truer colors, quick start up and fast shutter release times 27 shooting modes including QuickTime Movie with sound – Auto, Program Auto, Scene Preset (Portrait, Landscape, Landscape & Portrait, Night Scene, Night & Portrait, Sport, Indoor, Candle, Self-Portrait, Available Light Portrait, Sunset, Fireworks, Museum, Cuisine, Behind Glass, Documents, Auction, Shoot & Select1, Shoot & Select2, Beach & Snow, Under Water Wide1, Under Water Wide2, Under Water Macro), CCD-Shift Image Stabilization, Movie Panorama mode capable only with Olympus xD-PictureCard 17MB internal memory + Slot for adding optional xD-PictureCard memory cards (we advise minimum of 512MB for practical use) Connectivity – Multi-terminal (USB connector, Audio/Video output, DC input*) *Optional DC coupler (CB-MA1) is required Unit Size 3.8? W x 2.1? H x 0.96? D (96mm x 54mm x 24.3mm); Weight 4.2 oz. (120g) without battery and media card

Technical Details

7.1-megapixel CCD captures enough detail for photo-quality 15 x 20-inch prints

5x image-stabilized optical zoom; 2.5-inch LCD display

Compact, all-weather body measures 3.8 x 2.1 x 0.96 inches

Bright Capture technology; 27 selectable shooting modes; built-in Help guide

Stores images on xD Picture Cards; powered by Li-Ion battery (battery and charger included)