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 What is zoom on a camera?

Answer Zoom is the feature on most cameras that brings an object closer without actually moving the camera. There are many different powers of zoom magnification available and, broadly speaking, two types... Read More »
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HELP ! I bought an Olympus Accura Zoom XB 70, 38-70mm AF Zoom Camera off eBay it came W/OUT INSTRUCTIONS! !?

http://www.olympusamerica.com/cpg_sectio…try this link hopefully it'll save you.i dont have the camera myself but i research on google and found the olympus website and went from there. hope thi... Read More »
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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.?

Is it true that when you zoom in with a digital camera you lose quality, but use optical zoom and you won't?

All digital zoom does is basically crop the image you take, this means you get a greatly reduced megapixel count, which equals a loss in quality, instead of using digital zoom, it's better to take ... Read More »
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What is a good compact mega zoom camera needs to be under 200 on amazon or eBay at LEAST 10 times ZOOM GREAT picture quality and functionality?


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