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Olympus PEN E-PL1 with 14-42mm lens

$529.00 to $630.00



The Olympus PEN E-PL1 is greater than the sum of its parts. The small camera body is packed with technology normally found in bigger, bulkier cameras and High Definition (HD) camcorders. With features like the new Live Guide and one-touch HD Video - the E-PL1 is an easy-to-use and portable all-in-one package that travels with you to capture all the details of your life. Shoot stills and movies - HD movies! Recording HD movies with the E-PL1 is simple thanks to an easy-to-reach red "direct button" (red record button) on the back of the camera body. Live Guide simplifies great photography and gets the results you desire at the touch of a button. Want a brighter or darker subject, or a sharper or softer background? Want more vivid or muted Color in your shot? Want warmer or cooler tones? Simply press ok while in iAuto, select Live Guide and press up or down arrows on the back of the camera to slide through all these photographic effects on the LCD and make adjustments before snapping the shot. Forget about learnMinimize

Manufacturer:Olympus Key FeaturesLensImage QualityExposure ControlStorageFlashViewfinder / DisplayInterfacesIncluded FeaturesDimensions
Camera TypeSLR/Professional
Resolution12.3 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size2.7 in.
Interchangeable LensInterchangeable Lenses
Focus TypeAutofocus & Fixed Focus
Image Sensor TypeLive MOS
Camera Resolution12.3 Megapixel
Image Resolutions640 x 480
Shutter Speed2 - 1/2000 sec
White BalanceAuto
Frames Per Second30 Frames
Memory TypeSD Card • SDHC Card
Compression ModesFine • Normal • Uncompressed • Basic
Compression TypeJPEG • Raw Image
ISO Speeds100 • 3200
Flash TypeBuilt-In
LCD ScreenWith LCD Screen
LCD Screen Resolution230,000 pixels
Interface TypeUSB 2.0
Video InterfaceVideo Out
Built-in SpeakerWith Built-in Speaker
Width4.51 in.
Depth1.63 in.
Height2.84 in.


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olympus, pen, e-pl1, with, 14-42mm, lens,

Canon EOS 1000D with 18-55mm IS lens

$459.00 to $882.00



The precise auto focus system of the EOS 1000D keeps you focused for sharp images. Featuring a diamond-shaped array of seven AF points, this newly improved system delivers outstanding coverage of nearly any subject, both in horizontal and vertical formats. The seven AF points — one high-precision cross-type center AF point with f/2.8 sensitivity and six others compatible at f/5.6 — provide fast, accurate auto focus for any Canon EF lens even when shooting in low-light environments. Focus points can be assigned automatically using one of three different AF modes or manually.Minimize

Manufacturer:Canon Product MPNKey FeaturesLensImage QualityExposure ControlStorageFlashViewfinder / DisplayInterfacesPower SupplyIncluded FeaturesSystem RequirementsDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPNREBELXS1855K
Camera TypeSLR/Professional
Resolution10.5 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size2.5 in.
Weight0.99 lb.
Interchangeable LensInterchangeable Lenses
Focal Length18 - 55 mm
Image Sensor TypeCMOS
Camera Resolution10.5 Megapixel
Image Resolutions3888 x 2592 • 2816 x 1880 • 1936 x 1288
Aperture Rangef22/f36 (w/t) - f3.5/f5.6 (w/t)
Shutter Speed30 - 1/4000 sec
White BalanceAuto • Manual • Daylight / Sunny (Preset) • Cloudy (Preset) • Fluorescent (Preset) • Tungsten (Preset) • Shade (Preset) • Flash (Preset)
Frames Per Second3 Frames
Memory TypeSD Card • SDHC Card
Compression ModesFine • Normal • Uncompressed
Compression TypeJPEG • Raw Image • DPOF 1.1 • DCF 2.0
File Size (High Res.)9.8 MB (13 images on 128MB card)
File Size (Low Res.)0.7 MB (about 183 images on 128MB card)
ISO SpeedsAuto • 100 • 800 • 1600
Flash TypeBuilt-In & External
Flash FunctionsFlash Off • Auto Flash • Fill-in Flash • Red-eye Reduction Flash • Manual
ViewfinderOptical (Through-the-lens)
LCD ScreenWith LCD Screen
LCD Screen Resolution230,000 pixels
LCD Protected PositionWithout LCD Protected Position
Interface TypeUSB 2.0
Video InterfaceVideo Out
Battery TypeRechargeable Li-Ion Battery
Battery Life600 Images
Self Timer2 Sec. • 10 Sec. • 12 Sec.
Operating SystemApple Mac OS X • Microsoft Windows 2000 • Microsoft Windows XP • Microsoft Windows Vista
Width5 in.
Depth2.4 in.
Height3.8 in.
Weight0.99 lb.
Family LineCanon EOS
Included AccessoriesSoftware • Video Cable • Battery Charger • Strap
UPC845251002294
Release Date2008


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canon, eos, 1000d, with, 18-55mm, is, lens,

Olympus E-30 Body Only

$754.00 to $1,050.00



The E-30 is built with the basis of "faithful reproduction of subjects = reproducibility," with further features to enhance expression such as Art Filter and Live View Multi-Exposure.Photographers can take daily images into a "new imaginative world" using the features of the E-30.

Manufacturer:Olympus Product MPNKey FeaturesLensImage QualityExposure ControlStorageFlashViewfinder / DisplayInterfacesPower SupplyIncluded FeaturesDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN262032
Camera TypeSLR/Professional
Resolution12.3 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size2.7 in.
Weight1.44 lb.
Interchangeable LensInterchangeable Lenses
Image Sensor TypeLive MOS
Camera Resolution12.3 Megapixel
Image Resolutions640 x 480 • 3200 x 2400 • 2560 x 1920 • 1600 x 1200 • 1280 x 960 • 1024 x 768 • 4032 x 3024
Shutter Speed60 - 1/8000 sec
White BalanceAuto • Manual
Frames Per Second5 Frames
Memory TypeCompactFlash Card Type I • CompactFlash Card Type II • IBM Microdrive • xD Picture Card
Compression ModesFine • SuperFine • Normal • Uncompressed • Basic
Compression TypeJPEG • Raw Image • EXIF • DCF • DPOF
File Size (High Res.)13.9 MB (9 images on 128MB card)
File Size (Low Res.)0.1 MB (about 1,280 images on 128MB card)
ISO SpeedsAuto • 100 • 3200
Flash TypeBuilt-In & External
Flash FunctionsAuto Flash • Fill-in Flash • Red-eye Reduction Flash • Slow Sync • Manual
LCD ScreenWith LCD Screen
LCD Screen Resolution230,000 pixels
LCD Protected PositionWithout LCD Protected Position
Interface TypeUSB 2.0
Video InterfaceVideo Out
Battery TypeRechargeable Li-Ion Battery
Self Timer2 Sec. • 12 Sec.
Width5.570849 in.
Depth2.952747 in.
Height4.232271 in.
Weight1.44 lb.
Family LineOlympus E
Included AccessoriesSoftware • USB Cable • Video Cable • Shoulder Strap • Battery Charger • Li-Ion Rechargable Battery
UPC4545350019259
Release DateQ1, 2009


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olympus, e-30, body, only,


Nikon D90 with 18-105mm lens


Its 12.3 megapixel DX-format CMOS image sensor and EXPEED image processing system offer outstanding image quality across a wide ISO light sensitivity range. Live View mode lets you compose and shoot via the high-resolution 3-inch LCD monitor, and an advanced Scene Recognition System and autofocus performance help capture images with astounding accuracy. Movies can be shot in Motion JPEG format using the D-Movie function. The camera’s large image sensor ensures exceptional movie image quality and you can create dramatic effects by shooting with a wide range of interchangeable NIKKOR lenses, from wide-angle to macro to fisheye, or by adjusting the lens aperture and experimenting with depth-of-field. The D90 – designed to fuel your passion for photography.Minimize


Panasonic DMC-GH1 with 14-140mm lens


The LUMIX GH1 features the Live View Finder system which enables something that simply is not possible with conventional DSLR cameras – the ability to preview the effects of camera settings (e.g., exposure, aperture, shutter speed) before taking the photo. This helps take the guesswork out of the camera setting process and helps users ensure that every photo they capture comes out exactly as they envisioned.Minimize


Olympus PEN E-PL1 Body only


The Olympus PEN E-PL1 is truly greater than the sum of its parts. This surprisingly small camera body is packed with technology normally found in bigger, bulkier cameras and High Definition (HD) camcorders. With features like the Live Guide and one-touch HD Video — the E-PL1 is an easy-to-use and portable all-in-one package that travels with you to capture all the details of your life. Shoot stills and movies - HD movies! Recording HD movies with the E-PL1 is simple thanks to an easy-to-reach red “direct button" (red record button) on the back of the camera body. Live Guide simplifies great photography and gets the results you desire at the touch of a button. Want a brighter or darker subject, or a sharper or softer background? Want more vivid or muted Color in your shot? Want warmer or cooler tones? Simply press ok while in iAuto, select Live Guide and press up or down arrows on the back of the camera to slide through all these photographic effects on the LCD and make adjustments before snapping the shot.Minimize


Olympus E-3 Body Only


The Olympus E-3 is the company’s flagship DSLR model, delivering the ultimate in performance and features at an attractive price. This 10 megapixel camera features a full time live mode, as well as a weather-proofed body and dust reduction technologies. The Olympus E-3 also has some of the fasted auto-focus speeds in the industry when used with the company’s new Zuiko Digital lenses and their Supersonic WaveDrive motors. And unlike almost every other DSLR out there, the E-3’s bright 2.5-inch LCD is articulated, allowing for shots even at the most awkward angles.Minimize