Olympus C-8080 Wide Zoom Video
The Olympus SP-550 Ultra Zoom is an excellent mid-range camera with an 18x optical zoom on a compact body.
The Olympus E-P1 is an otherwise excellent enthusiast compact camera hampered by some performance problems and the lack of a viewfinder and built-in flash.
Enthusiasts will love this camera's full manual control over exposure and focus, 10X optical zoom, and Super Macro capabilities, but it offers enough automation to soothe neophytes, too.
An enjoyable to shoot and relatively fast camera, the Olympus XZ-1 only stumbles on its very good, but not the uniformly excellent photo quality, that one expects from this class of camera.
A stylish, rugged 7-megapixel digital camera that has a 3x optical zoom and a 2.5-inch color LCD and can take pictures underwater.
Olympus's D-630 Zoom is an affordable ultracompact snapshot camera.
The C-50 Zoom crams 5 megapixels into a trim and lightweight--yet flawed--package attuned to both beginners and enthusiasts.
At PMA 2008, Lori Grunin takes a look at Olympus's newest ultra zoom, the SP570uz.
A megapixel bump and improved performance update the original Verve, but this stylish camera retains its predecessor's limited zoom range and average image quality.
Enthusiasts will enjoy the rich set of control options but will find some aspects of the camera disappointing.