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Old Nov 7, 2006, 8:08 PM   #1
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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.
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Old Nov 7, 2006, 8:29 PM   #2
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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.
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Old Nov 7, 2006, 10:43 PM   #3
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i have to agree, had my e-500 for almost a year now not a single dust spot yet on a pic.:-)
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Old Nov 9, 2006, 8:00 AM   #4
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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.
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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.
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