Pentax Optio E50
Announced Jan 23, 2008 •
8 megapixels | 2.4″ screen | 38 – 113 mm (3×)
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I recently purchased a Vortex HD 20 Spotting Scope w/adapter for coupling the Vortex scope with my Olympus 500 DSLR camera. Once coupled, I realized I must change the usual photograph settings on the e500. I need to contact another user to get this information. Please contact me if you have this configuration. Thanks!
This question is probably more for female owners of mirrorless cameras. I used to have a DSLR (Olympus E500) and a P&S (Canon S90). I carried my DSLR in a dedicated camera case and my P&S in my purse pocket. I recently got A5100 because of its DSL-like IQ and its small size. It's so small, I thought it would fix in my purse! The thing is, it DOES fit, but not in an inner pocket because of the protrusion; it just does not lie flat against the purse wall inside a interior pocket like Canon S90...
Has anyone tried using a WiFi card like the Toshiba FlashAir and a Compact Flash SD card adapter with an E500? Does it work? Would like to wirelessly connect the E500 to my smartphone, tablet and laptop. That is, if it's even possible at all with such an old camera.
I have been using a Olympus E500 for a long time now and I am now looking to upgrade. I want to get serious in wildlife photography and wanted to know what has worked for others. I am looking in the mid price range for the camera. Please let me know what you think. Thanks
Hi folks. Was thinking of getting an inexpensive (read: cheap) ;-) Four Thirds camera body to use with my Zuiko 35mm f/3.5 macro, and a couple of kit lenses. My E500 is unfortunately falling apart and next to inoperable. Saw a used E1 going for $75 and an E520 for $144 off eBay. Any suggestions? Doesn't have to be an Oly. Thanks in advance.
I am in a 5-year battle with my insurance company over a house fire. They claim their Olympus E500 camera skipped 44 numbers in sequence when they changed the battery of their camera. That is, they have photos numbered, say, 1 through 225 with the last one taken at 11AM and then photos numbered 269 through 350 with the first taken at noon. Of course these photos would have been of some of the critical pieces of evidence. I also have an eye witness that saw them being taken. My question: ...
I wish to replace my E500 which stopped working (card error). I am an artist who has tp photograph work for reproducing as prints or publication. I also photograph birds and the sport of cricket. My 70-300 lens was too slow focussing for fast birds in flightand birds against the sky. Will E-M5 or E-m10 be too slow with old 70-300 lens. Should I get a new lens as well. Trying to keep cost low but get the job done. Would full frame be better?
I've been a loyal Olympus DSLR user since my E500. Upgraded to the E510 and finally to the E30.. I've aquired a couple lenses (14-54 and 50-200) along with the 1.4TC, FL-50R and a number of Heliopan filters.Question, Olympus has obviously done away with their full size DSLR and gone Micro. The E5 isn't enough of an upgrade and the OM-D E-M1 seems to have a problem with AF using the lenses I own.Not interested in spending $3k+ for an EOS 5D and have to buy new lenses and accessories.. Any...