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Olympus Evolt E-300 Digital SLR (Body Only)

Item # OMEVE300 (Part # )
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Item Description:
lens not included!!!

The EVOLT E-300 is a 100% digital SLR camera that eliminates any photographic limitations. A powerful 8 megapixel CCD combines with interchangeable Zuiko digital lenses, our exclusive Supersonic Wave Filter and other cutting-edge technologies for world-class images. Advances in design make for a durable and portable compact camera you can take and trust anywhere. With impressively fast shooting and operating speeds that ensure you never miss a photo op, and the ability to switch lenses and add flashes so you never miss a beat.


  • 8 megapixel FFT-CCD
  • Exclusive Supersonic Wave Filter eliminates dust and debris from the CCD for clear results
  • Compatible with the full line of Zuiko Digital Specific Lenses
  • TruePic TURBO Image Processor for increased speed and smoother image results
  • Newly-designed "flat top" body for increased portability
  • Side swing mirror box
  • TTL Optical Porro Viewfinder
  • Slide Pop-up Built-in Flash
  • Innovative new HyperCrystal LCD for clear viewing of images up to a 160-degree angle, even in bright conditions
  • Aluminum chassis and top body cover for increased durability
  • Steel reinforced Lens Mount
  • 2.5 fps Burst Mode
  • 64MB internal RAM buffer
  • Quick Metering System
  • 14 easily selectable Scene Modes including Landscape, Night Scene, Fireworks, Sunset, Portrait, Macro, etc.
  • Aperture and Shutter Priority
  • PictBridge compatible so you can directly connect to any PictBridge-enabled printer and print on the computer necessary
  • Full Speed USB 2.0 (12Mb/s)
  • Olympus Master software for image editing capabilities, image storage and organization options, and more
  • Fast TTL Autofocus system
  • Three Metering systems
  • Simultaneous RAW and JPEG Image Data Recording
  • Contrast, Sharpness and Tone Curve Controls
  • A Choice of Two Color Space Settings
  • Auto and Custom White Balance
  • Noise Reduction
  • High-Precision Flash Control
  • Histogram Information Display
  • Support for High-Capacity Memory Media
  • Self-timer and Remote Control
  • Specifications:

    Type Type Interchangeable Lens Digital SLR Camera
    Media Compact Flash Card (Type I, II), Micro Drive
    Imaging Size 17.3 x 13.0 mm
    Lens Mount Four Thirds Mount
    Compatible Lens Zuiko Digital, Four Thirds System Lens
    Number of Effective Pixels 8 million pixels
    Image Sensor Type Full Frame Transfer CCD (4/3 FFT-CCD)
    Effective Pixel Number Approx. 8.15 million pixels
    Aspect 4:3
    Filter Array Primary color filter (RGB)
    Dust Proof of Image Sensor Yes - Supersonic Wave Filter
    Recording System Recording Format DCF, DPOF compatible/Exif compatible, PRINT Image Matching II compatible
    Recording Mode RAW ( 12bit ), TIFF ( RGB 8-bit ), JPEG
    RAW + JPEG Recording Yes: RAW + SHQ/HQ/SQ modes
    Viewfinder Type Optical eye level single lens reflex viewfinder
    View field coverage 94% Centered Horz./Vert.
    Magnification Approx. x 1.00 with 50mm lens set to infinity on -1diopter
    Eye Point 20mm on -1 diopter
    Diopter Adjustment Built-in type -3.0 to +1.0 diopter
    Focusing Screen Fixed (Mat Screen with AF/Metering Marks)
    Mirror Side Swing Quick Return Mirror
    Viewfinder information AF frame (Super Impose), AE lock, Shutter speed, Aperture value, Exposure mode, White balance, Flash, AF confirmation mark, Metering mode, Number of storable sequential pictures, Exposure compensation value indication, Record Mode, Battery Level Indicator
    Eye Piece Shutter Eye Piece Cover included
    Depth of Field Preview Preview Button
    Playback Monitor Type HyperCrystal TFT Color LCD
    Size 1.8 inch/4.6 cm
    Pixel Number 134,000 pixels
    View field coverage Approx. 100%
    Brightness Control +/- 7 steps
    Auto Focus Type TTL Phase Difference Detection System
    Focus Mode Single AF/Continuous AF/Single AF + MF/Manual Focus
    Focus Area 3 points
    Detection Range EV 0 to 19 (ISO 100)
    Focus Area Selection Automatic Selection / Manual User Selection
    AF Assist Lamp Built-in optional Olympus Dedicated Flashes
    AF Lock Locked by first position of Shutter Button / OK Button (Customizable)
    Focus Tracking Available in Continuous AF Mode
    Manual Focus Available by rotation of a Lens Focus ring
    Available for setting Manual focus operation in AF Mode
    Exposure Control Light Metering Mode Exposure measurement at open aperture
    Digital ESP/Center Weighted Average/Spot (2%)
    Detection Range Digital ESP/Center Weighted Average; EV 2 to 20 Spot; EV 3 to 17 (50mm F2, ISO 100)
    Exposure Mode Program with Program Shift/Shutter Priority/Aperture Priority/Manual Scene Program/Scene Select
    Scene Program Portrait, Macro, Landscape, Night Scene, Sports
    Scene Select Portrait, Macro, Landscape, Night Scene, Sports, Landscape & Self Portrait, Night Scene & Self Portrait, Fire Work, Sunset, High Key, Document, Manor Shot, Beach & Snow, Candle
    Sensitivity AUTO/100/200/400 (AUTO: 100-400) Expandable to 800/1600
    Exposure Compensation Up to +/- 5 EV in each 1, 1/2, or 1/3 EV step
    AE Lock Locked by first position of Shutter Button / AEL Button (Customizable)
    Exposure Bracketing 3 Frames in +/- 1, 1/2, or 1/3 EV step (selectable)
    White Balance System Auto WB System Advanced Detection System with CCD Imager
    Preset WB 12 Types (3000K - 1000K)
    WB Compensation up to +/- 7 step in each Auto/Preset setting
    Custom WB Compensation up to +/- 7 step
    2000-6000K in 100K steps
    6000-8000K in 200K steps
    8000-10000K in 500K steps
    On touch Mode 4 on touch Settings
    WB Bracketing 3 Frames with +/- 5/10/15 mired steps
    Color Mode Color Space sRGB/AdobeRGB
    Saturation Saturation 5 levels
    Image Quality Sharpness 8 levels
    Contrast 5 levels
    Shutter Type Electronic Controlled Focal Plane Shutter
    Shutter Speed P,Ps,A: 1-1/4000
    S,M: 30-1/4000
    Bulb (up to 8 minutes by limiter)
    Scene Program and Scene Select: 4-1/4000 (depends on selected mode)
    1/3, 1/2, 1EV step selectable
    Self Timer 12 or 2 seconds
    Remote Control Yes (Optional: Remote Control RM-1)
    0 or 2 sec. (Selectable)
    Drive System Drive Mode Single/Sequential Shooting/IR Remote/Self Timer/BKT
    Sequential Shooting Speed Approx. 2.5 fps
    Max. Frame Number on Sequential Shooting RAW/TIFF 3 frames
    JPEG (depend on compression ratio and pixel number)
    Control Panel Control Panel Information Flash mode, Flash compensation value indication, Metering mode, Focus mode, Record mode, Aperture value, Shutter speed, Battery check, Number of storable still pictures, Image quality adjustment, ISO, Color space, Mono tone, Hi/Lo Key, White balance, Remote control, Self-timer, Exposure level indicator, Exposure compensation indicator, AF frame, Number of storable sequential pictures, Exposure compensation value indication, Auto bracket, Noise reduction, Single-frame shooting/Sequential shooting, Color saturation compensation value indication, Sharpness compensation indication value, AE bracket, WB bracket
    Flash Control Type TTL Auto FP/TTL Auto for Olympus Dedicated Flash
    Built-in Flash Yes.
    Flash Modes Auto/Red-eye Reduction/Slow synchro/ Fill-in for Exclusive Flash
    X-Sync Speed X= 1/180 sec. or less FP 1/30 sec. - 1/4000 sec.
    Intensity Control Up to +/- 2 EV in each 1, 1/2, or 1/3 EV step for Exclusive Flash
    Syncro Timing 1st Curtain Synchro/2nd Curtain Slow Synchro (Selectable)
    Multi Flash Control Yes (control built in and ext FL flash independently)
    Playback Display Mode Single/Zoom (2/3/4/10x)/Index (4/9/16 frames)/Slide Show
    Information Histogram, High Light Point Warning, AF frame, Exposure Mode, Metering Mode, Shutter Speed, F-Stop, Compensation level, ISO, Color Space, WB Mode, Focal Length, Focus Area, File Type, Contrast Level, Sharpness Level
    Erase/Protect Function Erase Mode Single/All/Selected
    Image Protec Mode Single, Selected
    Menu Menu category REC1, REC2, Play Back, Custom, Setup
    Languages English, German, Spanish, French, (English Set as Default OIMA). Add additional languages through Web
    Customize Custom Reset 4 types
    External Connector Personal Computer Interface Full Speed USB 2.0 (12Mb/s)
    Personal Computer Connector USB connector: MiniB
    Video Signal Output Video Out Jack (NTSC or PAL selectable)
    X-synchronization Socket (PC Socket) Hot Shoe, External Flash Connector
    Remote Cable Through PS-HLD3 with Optional Remote Cable RM-CB1
    DC-IN DC-IN Jack ( Optional: AC Adapter AC-1)
    Power Supply Battery Rechargeable Li-ion battery Pack BLM-1
    Battery Check Automatic check
    Sleep Mode Yes (1, 3, 5, 10 min. selectable)
    Date/Time saving Approx. 5 months using the built-in battery
    AC Adapter Optional AC adapter: AC-1 AC 100V-240V, 50-60Hz; DC 9V
    Size/Weight Dimensions 5.77 x 3.35 x 2.52 in./146.5 x 85 x 64mm
    Weight Approx. 20.5 oz./580g (without batteries and CF Card, Caps)

    E-300 Digital SLR Body
    USB Cable
    Video Cable
    Body Cap BC-01
    Olympus Master
    Quick Start Guide
    User Reference Manual
    BLM-1 Battery
    BCM2 Charger
    Camera Strap
    Warranty Card
    This Kit Includes: