What is zoom of this camera?

Answer Zoom. It's the amount of times it can make something bigger like 2x or 5x, the higher the number the more it can zoom in.There are 2 types of Zoom: Optical and Digital.Optical Zoom is more importan... Read More »

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What is the difference between optical zoom & digital zoom on a camera?

The optical zoom is a true zoom. The lens uses all of the sensor on the camera so the resolution remains the same at any focal length A "digital" zoom really only crops the sensor, thus reducing t... Read More »

If you were to compare an EFS 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 Zoom Lens to a camera with built in optical zoom what would be the equivalent i.e. 4x 8x 12x etc.?

What is the difference between a 10x zoom and a 12x zoom camera?

In the 10X, the longest focal length is 10X the shortest.Same idea for 12X.What's more important is what to what.28-105 is much more useful than 38-380 (film equivalents).Also be aware that in a 10... Read More »

I Just Got This Olympus C-730 Ultra Zoom Camera and...?

Even with only 3MP you can make great images. You just won't be able to print as large as if you had more resolution. This camera has a maximum resolution of 2048x1536. That is more than enough res... Read More »