Olympus FE-130 review
The Olympus FE-130 is ideal for beginners who want to take snapshots with a stylish camera.
Light enough to take with you anywhere and featuring a perfect balance between easy shooting and image quality, the FE-130 lets you take simply brilliant pictures with essentially no effort.
- 5.1 megapixels
- 3x optical zoom / 4x digital zoom
- 5.1cm/2.0” LCD
- Auto exposure
- 20 scene modes (Incl. Sports, Indoor, Night Scene)
- 22MB internal memory plus xD-Picture Card slot
- ISO 80-320
- JPEG file format
- 2 AA batteries
- Movie mode
- ImageLink compatibility
Based on a no nonsense “one button, one function” design principle, this camera offer exceptionally easy operation that in no way compromises the quality of the photos that camera produce.
With respective resolutions of 5.1, the Olympus FE-130 record images in brilliant detail and have the power to produce impressively large print-outs of favourite shots. The flexibility of precision 3x zoom lens (equivalent to 38-114mm on a 35mm camera) gives photographers freedom to frame their photos exactly as they wish, aided further by the live image relayed on the 5.1cm LCD screen.
Thanks to camera's straightforward “one button, one function” approach, the FE-130 is convenient and uncomplicated as possible, making an ideal choice for photographers who want great results without lots of fuss or expense.
Camera's main functions are quickly and easily accessed at the touch of a button and should the photographer ever tire of technology the Help function provides clear explanations of the available features on the screen so that the best results can be achieved with minimal effort.
Naturally, the Olympus FE 130 also features a movie recording function with maximum shooting time only limited by memory capacity. In addition to 22MB of internal memory, an xD-Picture Card slot lets storage space be boosted to suit user requirements.
Further evidence of the FE-130 ’s no nonsense approach to life is that camera can be conveniently powered by two regular AA-size batteries. And should that trip include rafting, snorkelling or some other extreme activity that’s not a problem as the FE-130 can be protected with the optional outdoor case CWPC-03, waterproof to 3m*.
Camera also features a multi-language menu, which might prove very handy when asking another tourist to take your photo!.
Providing an ideal balance between easy shooting and image quality, the FE-130 allow photographers to take simply brilliant pictures with almost no effort at all.
Source - dpreview