Summary Olympus SP-510 UZ

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Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 10x
Screen size
Help 2.5"
Aperture
Help f/2.8
Screen resolution
Help 115k dots
Wide angle
Help 38 mm
Movie format
Help 480p @ 30fps
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Pros

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The Olympus SP-510 UZ vs other recent digicams

Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Digital
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Size Quite small Help
Standard size (106×75×70 mm)
Weight Light Help
410 g
Thickness Thin Help
2.8"

Cons

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Wide angle Very poor wide angle lens Help
38 mm
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,600 ISO
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Sensor type Sensor type Help
CCD
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
1.7 fps
Supports 24p No 24p movies Help
Missing that film look
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
7.1 MP
Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramas Help
You could stitch photos in post
Announced Old Help
August 2006
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The Olympus SP-510 UZ vs other recent super zooms

Zoom Poor zoom Help
10x
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
115k dots
High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
Not supported
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Sensor size Small sensor Help
1/2.5" 5.75x4.31mm
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/1000 of a second
Movie format Low resolution movies Help
480p @ 30fps
Screen size Very small screen Help
2.5"
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic
External flash No external flash Help
Less expandable
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
15 seconds

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Discussion

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Avatar for Nikolas Karampelas Nikolas Karampelas (7:44 PM, March 07, 2015)
Not the best at it's time, but it served me well and I still use it.
Thanks to the full manual configuration and RAW files I made my first steps in more complicated photography.

Here are a couple of my best shots from this camera, the macro with the flower is well beyond it's limits I think
http://nikolaskarampelas.com/project/flower-close-up/
http://nikolaskarampelas.com/project/iced-nature/