Olympus XZ-1

Announced Jan 6, 2011 •
10 megapixels | 3 screen | 28 – 112 mm (4×)
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Hi, I would like to ask about your experience with the MagFilter adapter/polarizer on the camera. What type and size do you use? Does it fit to the lens well? It causes some problems such as vignetting, etc..? I am thinking in particular about buying the smaller MagFilter adapter for 49 mm filters. I also know about the lens tube adapters but I do not like them because they are too large. Thank you very much for your help! Lukas
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Love the XZ-1 I just picked up, astonishing results so far. But in low light and on a tripod, I have set bracketing to 0, -1.7ev, +1.7ev and it will not give me longer than 1/2 second exposure. Am I missing something?
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Hi, ive never had an olympus camera and like to know if a new XZ1 is still worth buying at approx $230 USD. Most of my shooting will be on bright sunlight days (mostly landscape and street shootings) so CCD is fine with me also Id like to know if its AF speeds are fast enough.Thanks in advancedLeonardo
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Hello, I'm a new owner of an Olympus E-M10 (BTW my first M4/3), and I'm wondering if there is a defect with the IBIS. When the camera if powered off, I can feel spomething moving inside during transport. Without the lens, I can clearly see the sensor moving when I slighty bump the camera. So I'm wondering if the sensor + IBIS is supposed to be locked after poweroff, or could it be normal to have this sensor moving inside ?  I had other cameras with stabilization (like XZ1), and clearly not...
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Hello all. My name is Stefan and i live in Barcelona (Spain) and in a couple of days i want to buy a new advanced compact camera. I owned a Samsung NX300 with 18-55 lens + 10mm Fisheye but i sold it to a friend and i want to buy a new camera. I have some choices from a few camera that i like... the OLYMPUS Stylus XZ-2 (260 Euro) , Canon Powershot G15 (270 Euro) , Nikon Coolpix A (330 Euro) and Panasonic Lumix LX7 (330 Euro)... My GF has a Fujifilm X20 and i kind of like it but for my looks...
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Dear all I want to buy a good camera under $200. I have zeroed down to canon ixus 265 and Olympus xz-1. I am more inclined towards canon because of high zoom, light weight, cmos sensor, optical image stabilization, newer model, and compact size. However larger sensor size (only model which gives me sensor size larger than 1/2.3" in this price range), much more manual tweaking options are still holding me towards  Olympus model. My choice is greatly dependent on the image quality, what is the...
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HelloI am a painter and i am looking for the best camera for making pictures of my paintings.Today I have a XZ1 and i find it a great camera but it doesn't give enough details.I do also a lot of photos of nature. So iI plan to by a stylus 1 for my promenades but i need another apn for my paintings.Any ideas?Thank you.
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Hi Olyfolks I have been learning a lot from DPR through a couple of years and have now become a member. Have been an Olyuser for som time (E 510, E620, XZ-1) and is considering the Stylus 1 as it seems like a great and versatile cam. One thing holdning me back from bying one is, that the wideangle starts at 28 mm. I would very much like to be able to shoot at 24 mm for landscapes and groupportraits. There is a tele conversion lens that can be used on the Stylus 1, but is there also a wide...
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Do you own or ever used both of Panasonic LX7 and Olympus XZ-2 or XZ-1 and which one is better, especially in the shooting street pictures? Thank you.
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