Olympus Announces 12 Megapixels TG-820 Waterproof Compact Priced $3002012-02-08 04:09
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Olympus TG-820 Camera Reviews Roundup
|digitalcameraHQ - Jun 26 2012|
"Initial impressions of the TG-820's image quality are a bit mixed. Olympus has chosen to make the images pop, and in so doing has boosted contrast and sharpness to garish levels that spoil images. It's difficult to achieve "natural" looking photographs with the TG-820, with most appearing over processed and a bit fake. Blacks tend to block up unpl..." More »
|LetsGoDigital - Jun 03 2012|
"Generally, in outdoor cameras there is less attention to image quality. The robust cameras must be well protected from the elements, they must be indestructible and shoot fun everyday snapshots. With the new Olympus Tough TG-820, you no longer have to choose between robustness and image quality, this flagship is the first Olympus waterproof camera that is e..." More »
|Trusted Reviews - Mar 31 2012|
"Image quality is actually pretty good for a camera of this type, with the TG-820 able to deliver, on the whole, quite punchy images. Metering is generally quite accurate, with the option to switch between centre-weighted and full-screen balance (ESP). Used in iAuto mode the TG-820 delivers vibrant images with pleasing levels of colour, contrast and tonality..." More »
|ePhotoZine - Mar 14 2012|
"The Olympus Tough TG-820 produces images which are really well exposed with very pleasing colour reproduction. Detail is good a both ends of the lens, with some purple fringing in high contrast areas. There are three different modes for close-up shots, macro, super macro and super macro LED. In super macro mode the camera has a minimum focusing distance of..." More »
Olympus TG-820 Camera Recent User Reviews
- Oct 14 2014 The Best and Easiest Functioning Digital Camera, WACVET1976
Easy to operate but has many more functions than I need. Software is real easy to use. I use it to photograph items for Ebay. One ;of the best cameras I have ever used....
- Oct 11 2014 great for super micro shots, Estratios Papamihalakis
Verified Purchase ( use it for work in an industrial setting. great for super micro shots, about 2-3 inches away from the object. holds up to the drop test too...
- Oct 05 2014 1 drop from 12 inches and the camera wont function...., Deidre Lin
Verified Purchase ( A wonderful camera until it was dropped from a height of 1 foot and no longer functions properly. I bought this for the CMOS sensor and its waterproof capabilities since I often have to take photos outdoors for work in all kinds of weather. The 'protective' feature was a bonus. I looked back to make sure and I bought the camera in 9/2013 and its...