Go Back   Steve's Digicams Forums >

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old Nov 7, 2006, 8:08 PM   #1
Pickwick's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 68

As per the subject. I work in abandonments of different sorts and take long exposures so I really need something that works. How is the Olympus? I hear it's the best so I'm inclined to go for it.
Pickwick is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old Nov 7, 2006, 8:29 PM   #2
Senior Member
Greg Chappell's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Dallas, Texas USA
Posts: 6,589

I've had my E-1 now for a year, and an E-300 since March. Never cleaned either cameras sensor and havenever had to clone out a spot on an image. Took the E-300 to Paris in May and took well over 2,000 dust-free images. Had three lenses with me and was constantly changing them for all 12 days. I don't even think about dust anymore.
Greg Chappell is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Nov 7, 2006, 10:43 PM   #3
Senior Member
cshanaberger's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: south west pennsylvania
Posts: 415

i have to agree, had my e-500 for almost a year now not a single dust spot yet on a pic.:-)
cshanaberger is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Nov 9, 2006, 8:00 AM   #4
Junior Member
campoly's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 17

Same here. I've had my E-500 for about six month and the E-1 for two months and no dust problems. I think the dust reductuion system is fantastic.
campoly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Nov 9, 2006, 9:12 AM   #5
Senior Member
Mikefellh's Avatar
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Toronto, ON, Canada
Posts: 1,707

The only time it doesn't work is if you get something sticky like pollen on it...then it can't shake it off.

Both Sony and Canon have released a camera with a different method of dust reduction, but neither method is as effective as the Olympus method.
Mikefellh is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:08 PM.