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Pentax Optio E50
Announced Jan 23, 2008 •
8 megapixels | 2.40″ screen | 38 – 113 mm (3×)
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Hi to all I wanted to get some other views on this, having done a fair amount of research now. I have been using Olympus for quite a while now (maybe 8 years or so), having started with an E500 and kit lenses. A few years ago I bought a discounted E620 and gifted the E500 with its original kit mid-zoom. I have acquired a number of bits and pieces since then: FL-36R - I don't use this as much as I thought I would although it is obviously useful and much nicer than the built in flash. I tend...
Just recently acquired the E620 and today was trying to do some bird images with it and the 70-300 but it (the lens) wouldn't focus at all, manual or auto. Put the lens back on the E500 and no issues so it's not the lens. Is there a history of handshaking this lens to the E620 and what did you do to get it working as it should? Don't worry, the kits lenses that came with the camera work fine on it, just the 70-300mm going missing in action. TIA Thane --E500, 14-45mm, 40-150mm, 70-300mm,...
I am now using my Olympus e502 on raw and use the supplied software to develop and save and save as Tiff. Finishing is done in Adobe elements 4. Unfortunately the meta data is lost on saving the manipulated tiff file as a JPEG. Is there a way of retaining it on my system or am I looking at mega bucks spending?
high ISO settings on the E500? I could troll the internet for hours trying to find an answer and get nowhere so knowing many here have or used to own an E500 I thought I'd try my luck here.I took a series of photos today using ISO1600 and ISO800 in sunny bright conditions and almost all the ISO1600 shots had excessive noise in shaded areas whereas some images shot at ISO800 had the issue. Tried shooting both into the sun and with the sun and similar results. So is there a certain light...