Olympus Stylus 7030 14 MP with 7x Wide Angle Dual Image Stabilized Zoom (Titanium)
Olympus Stylus 7030 14 MP Digital Camera Review
The Olympus Stylus 7030 14 megapixel digital camera is a compact dynamo which offers a multitude of features packed into this little camera. The Stylus is offered in a wide range of fun colors and its size makes it so easy to just drop in your pocket and go.
The Olympus Stylus makes great pictures possible with its 7x wide-angle zoom (28-196mm equivalent) which makes for amazing group shots as well as up close and personal photos. The 14 megapixel resolution allows for tight cropping, and the ability to reproduce crisp large prints. Light sensitivity features include an ISO with a range of 100-1600, as well as fully automatic ISO.
The Stylus features shadow adjustment technology which helps you improve your photos in even the most difficult lighting situations. This feature brings out the details in shadows, which prevents harsh lights from washing out the fine details in your picture’s subject.
Dual image stabilization is an anti-blur feature available on this camera, which compensates for camera shake. Additionally, AF tracking is available to automatically track your faster moving subjects, like kids and pets.
To bring out your inner creative photographer, the Olympus Stylus offers several in-camera special effects including pop art, pinhole, fish eye, and drawing. Additionally, there are a variety of shooting programs which help to get the best picture possible for the scene. These include beach/snow, night scenery with portrait option, sunset, fireworks, and candle. The Stylus can also turn a picture black and white or sepia tone. Frame movie shooting mode is also available.
The camera has a built in flash which you can set to full auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, and red eye reduction. White balance options are also available in automatic mode, or a variety of presets including sunlight, tungsten, overcast, and fluorescent is available in the cool white, daylight and warm white options.
Capture all of your images on a SD/SDHC memory card.
The Olympus Stylus 7030 offers many technical features as well as a fun variety of creative options. It is amazing that a small digital camera can offer so much for such a reasonable price.