Olympus Stylus SH-1

Announced Mar 31, 2014 •
16 megapixels | 3 screen | 25 – 600 mm (24×)
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I bought this camera because I carry one everywhere everyday. This means that the camera has to be small to make this requirement viable. I ideally wanted a camera with an aperture priority option because it gives me manual control with automatic shutter speed, making it quick to take an accurately exposed image and I can always tweak with +/- exposure. This camera does not offer aperture priority, so I reluctantly settled for the 'manual' option, which means it is slow to set-up a shot. BUT ...

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Henry Falkner
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After a week of ownership, the SH-1 has replaced my SH-50 as my primary camera - because WB AUTO now presents the current rainy scenes in neutral colours, not blue. Yet the SH-1 retains the 2 WB Custom settings I learnt to value on the SH-50. No weather resistance is claimed for the SH-1, but it already has survived a couple of rainy ferry trips on an open deck. On a video run-down test the Li-92B battery lasted for 107 minutes and 10 seconds, well into the 4th 29 minute HD720p clip. The SH-1 ...

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