With split-bodied EXILIM EX-FR10, Casio’s freestyle camera line learns new tricks

 

 

We’ve seen some fairly unusual digital camera form factors over the years, but Casio’s EXILIM TR series — which launched back in 2011 with the Casio TRYX — has to rank as one of the most unusual of the bunch. The company may just have topped the TRYX, though, with the announcement of the Casio EXILIM EX-FR10.

This unusual 14-megapixel camera consists of separate, dockable lens and display modules that can be used to provide a remote viewfinder image, shoot with lens and monitor pointing in the same direction for selfies,…

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Olympus 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 EZ Lens Review: A light, compact ‘kit lens’ alternative

 

 

We’ve just taken the wraps off our latest lens review over on SLRgear, the Olympus 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 EZ. It seems Olympus has been in a continual development cycle for the kit lens of its cameras: the Olympus 14-42mmEZ lens is no less than the seventh lens they have designed in this category since they started designing for digital, and the third in the M.Zuiko series in particular.

Olympus has continued to refine the design of this lens, making it even smaller and more automated than previously. The lens in particular saves…

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